Pakistan port leased to Chinese firm for 40 years

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 19:14

Islamabad, April 20, Pakistan has handed over operations of the Gwadar port to a Chinese company for 40 years, Minister for Ports and Shipping Mir Hasil Khan Bizenjo said on Thursday.


Pakistan bore brunt of Soviet-Afghan war despite staying away: NSA

Tue, 04/18/2017 - 21:32

Islamabad, April 18, Pakistan National Security Adviser Naseer Khan Janjua on Tuesday said the country "didnt take part in the Soviet-Afghan War, nor was it behind the 9/11 attacks, yet it still bore the brunt of the damage they did".


Soldier killed in Pakistan firing in J&K's Poonch

Tue, 04/18/2017 - 08:16

Jammu, April 18, An Indian Army soldier was killed in Pakistan firing on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, police said on Tuesday.


Baisakhi celebrations begin in Pakistan

Fri, 04/14/2017 - 09:08

Islamabad, April 14, Around 1,500 Indian Sikhs with over 500 from European countries and more than 2,000 Pakistani Hindus and Sikhs are participating in the Baisakhi celebrations that began in Punjab province, the media reported.


Pakistani man confesses to using children for online porn

Thu, 04/13/2017 - 10:16

Islamabad, April 13, A Pakistani man arrested for selling child pornography online has confessed that he lured some 25 children into the heinous act on the pretext of imparting them computer education, the media reported on Thursday.


US asks citizens to avoid non-essential travel to Pakistan

Thu, 04/13/2017 - 01:50

Washington, April 13, The US Department of State on Wednesday asked American citizens to avoid all non-essential travel to Pakistan as "foreign and indigenous terrorist groups" in the country "continue to pose a danger to US citizens".


Rishi Kapoor, Abhijeet slam Pakistan over Kulbhushan Jadhav

Tue, 04/11/2017 - 16:16

Mumbai, April 11, Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor and singer Abhijeet Bhattacharya have reacted strongly to Pakistan's decision to award death sentence to alleged Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav. Randeep Hooda has slammed it by saying it is reminiscent of Sarabjit Singh's plight.


Six people died in Pakistan attack

Wed, 04/05/2017 - 11:38

Lahore, April 5, Six persons were killed and 22 injured in an attack on a convoy of census teams here in Pakistan on Wednesday.