Pakistan Archive

Pakistan’s populist leader ‘sure’ of winning elections

Pakistan needs a “strong and credible government” in the wake of forthcoming general elections to steer the South Asian nuclear state out of simmering political and economic predicaments, the country’s populist leader Imran Khan said. “The status-quo parties have disappointed the nation in last

Turkey to sell 4 corvettes to Pakistan

Turkey has won a tender to build 4 corvettes for Pakistan Navy, Turkish National Defense Minister Nurettin Canikli said on Thursday. “This will be the largest single export in the history of Turkish defense industry,” Canikli told Anadolu Agency and TV broadcaster TRT during his official visit to

90 feared dead as migrant boat capsizes off Libya, most Pakistani

An estimated 90 migrants are feared to have drowned off the coast of Libya after a smuggler’s boat capsized early today, leaving three known survivors and ten bodies washed up on shore, the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) said. Survivors told aid workers that

Violence in Kashmir leaves three civilians dead

Srinagar, Indian-administered Kashmir – Violence in the Jammu region of Indian-administered Kashmir has left three civilians dead, as tensions on the border between Indian and Pakistani controlled parts of the region continued into their fourth day. Arun Kumar Manhas, Jammu deputy commissioner, said the latest deaths

Trump anti-Pakistan tirade to bring Iran, Pakistan closer

Islamabad, – U.S. President Donald Trump’s harsh strategy towards Pakistan has created a space for closer Iran, Pakistan ties as the two countries have vowed to expand cooperation against common US-posed threats. The ties between the US and Pakistan further deteriorated after the US

Man resembling with Zainab murder suspect arrested

Lahore police on Wednesday night apprehended a man from Bhatta Chowk, Lahore having resemblance with Zainab murder suspect, Dunya News reported. According to police, the arrested person has close resemblance with the man in CCTV footage of Zainab murder case. Police further informed that