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  • There was 'no pressure' to release IAF pilot Abhinandan: Pakistan's Foreign Office Oct 29, 2020 11:18 PM IST

    There was 'no pressure' to release IAF pilot Abhinandan: Pakistan's Foreign Office

    Abhinandan Varthaman was captured by the Pakistani Army on February 27, 2019, after his MiG-21 Bison jet was shot down in a dogfight with Pakistani jets during aerial combat.

  • India protests Saudi Arabia’s distortion of map on special G20 currency note by removing J&K Oct 29, 2020 10:53 AM IST

    India protests Saudi Arabia’s distortion of map on special G20 currency note by removing J&K

    The global map, printed on the rear side of Saudi Arabia's special G20 Summit currency note, shows entire Jammu and Kashmir, including Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir (PoK), as a separate territory.

  • 'Fear of attack by India forced Pakistan to release IAF pilot Abhinandan': Report Oct 29, 2020 08:48 AM IST

    'Fear of attack by India forced Pakistan to release IAF pilot Abhinandan': Report

    Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman had landed in Pakistani custody following an aerial dogfight between Indian and Pakistani pilots a day after the Balakot airstrikes in 2019. He was released a few days later.

  • Pakistan unveils first metro line under China's Belt and Road Initiative amid mounting debt Oct 28, 2020 02:40 PM IST

    Pakistan unveils first metro line under China's Belt and Road Initiative amid mounting debt

    Beijing has invested more than $50 billion as part of the CPEC to upgrade infrastructure, power and transport links across Pakistan. Travel time across Lahore, a congested city with 11 million residents, has been cut to 45 minutes.

  • Pakistan’s Parliament passes resolution to recall its ambassador to France - but forgets it doesn't have any at present Oct 28, 2020 11:34 AM IST

    Pakistan’s Parliament passes resolution to recall its ambassador to France - but forgets it doesn't have any at present

    The Pakistan parliament's resolution came after French President Emmanuel Macron criticised Islamists and vowed not to “give up cartoons” depicting Prophet Muhammad.

  • Nawaz Sharif attacks Pak Army, ISI chief as Opposition says 'sun about to set' on Imran Khan govt Oct 26, 2020 12:35 PM IST

    Nawaz Sharif attacks Pak Army, ISI chief as Opposition says 'sun about to set' on Imran Khan govt

    The Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM), a coalition of 11 Opposition parties, was formed to oust Imran Khan from power on September 20.

  • Imran Khan asks Mark Zuckerberg to ban Islamophobic content on Facebook, cites CAA, NRC as examples of 'pogrom against Muslims' Oct 26, 2020 10:32 AM IST

    Imran Khan asks Mark Zuckerberg to ban Islamophobic content on Facebook, cites CAA, NRC as examples of 'pogrom against Muslims'

    Referring to India's Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and National Register of Citizens (NRC), Khan said that Muslims are being denied their citizenship rights.

  • Pakistan inaugurates first transport project under CPEC Oct 25, 2020 07:46 PM IST

    Pakistan inaugurates first transport project under CPEC

    Punjab province Chief Minister Usman Buzdar and Chinese officials inaugurated the projected which has been completed in six years at the cost of over $2.2 billion.

  • Explosion in Gulshan-i-Iqbal area of Pakistan’s Karachi: Reports Oct 21, 2020 11:05 AM IST

    Explosion in Gulshan-i-Iqbal area of Pakistan’s Karachi: Reports

    At least three people died and 15 others were injured, according to local media reports. The nature of the blast in Karachi was not immediately clear.

  • Pakistan protests: Karachi police arrests Nawaz Sharif's son-in-law hours after opposition's rally against Imran Khan Oct 19, 2020 10:10 AM IST

    Pakistan protests: Karachi police arrests Nawaz Sharif's son-in-law hours after opposition's rally against Imran Khan

    Tens of thousands of opposition supporters rallied on October 18 in Karachi as part of a campaign to oust Prime Minister Imran Khan

  • Pakistan opposition starts countrywide protests to oust government Oct 18, 2020 08:45 AM IST

    Pakistan opposition starts countrywide protests to oust government

    Pakistan’s powerful military has repeatedly denied meddling in politics.

  • India has not sent any message to Pakistan expressing desire for talks: MEA Oct 15, 2020 06:32 PM IST

    India has not sent any message to Pakistan expressing desire for talks: MEA

    Spokesperson in the Ministry of External Affairs Anurag Srivastava was replying to questions at a media briefing on remarks by Pakistan PM’s advisor on national security Moeed Yusuf during an interview to news website The Wire that India has sent a message to Pakistan with a desire for conversation.

  • Hindu temple vandalised in Pakistan's Sindh district, suspect arrested Oct 11, 2020 09:41 PM IST

    Hindu temple vandalised in Pakistan's Sindh district, suspect arrested

    A Badin police spokesperson said that the suspect was arrested within a few hours of receiving the complaint

  • Pakistan hires US lobbying firm to move out of FATF grey list ahead of key meet Oct 11, 2020 07:58 PM IST

    Pakistan hires US lobbying firm to move out of FATF grey list ahead of key meet

    According to Indian officials, the move "seems like another money-making project for corrupt entities in Pakistan".

  • HAL employee arrested for supplying aircraft information to Pakistan's ISI Oct 09, 2020 02:10 PM IST

    HAL employee arrested for supplying aircraft information to Pakistan's ISI

    The man was supplying secret information about Indian fighter aircraft and their manufacturing unit to ISI, police said.

  • UNSC should not be misused with 'retaliatory intent' to name innocent civilians as terrorists: India Oct 08, 2020 11:33 AM IST

    UNSC should not be misused with 'retaliatory intent' to name innocent civilians as terrorists: India

    First Secretary and Legal Adviser in India’s Permanent Mission to the UN Yedla Umasankar said the fight against terrorism has to be unrelenting and across all fronts and the flow of resources to terror linked entities needs to be completely stopped by collective inter-state efforts.

  • GI tag for Basmati rice: Pakistan to challenge Indian claim of exclusivity Oct 06, 2020 04:35 PM IST

    GI tag for Basmati rice: Pakistan to challenge Indian claim of exclusivity

    As per the Indian application, Basmati is special long grain aromatic rice grown and produced in a particular geographical region of the Indian sub-continent. Farmers' representative said Pakistan is a major grower and producer of Basmati rice.

  • Ex-PM Nawaz Sharif, daughter face sedition charges for criticising Pakistani military Oct 05, 2020 07:53 PM IST

    Ex-PM Nawaz Sharif, daughter face sedition charges for criticising Pakistani military

    In his recent speeches via video links from his London home, Sharif has said the interference of the military in politics was the root cause of all Pakistan's problems.

  • Former Pakistan president Asif Ali Zardari indicted in Park Lane and Thatta Water cases Oct 05, 2020 01:45 PM IST

    Former Pakistan president Asif Ali Zardari indicted in Park Lane and Thatta Water cases

    Asif Ali Zardari, 63, the co-chairman of Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP), was present in the Islamabad-based court and pleaded not guilty.

  • FATF all set to decide on Pakistan's grey list status Oct 05, 2020 01:00 PM IST

    FATF all set to decide on Pakistan's grey list status

    The Paris-based global money laundering and terrorist financing watchdog had placed Pakistan on the grey list in June 2018 and asked Islamabad to implement a plan of action to curb money laundering and terror financing by the end of 2019 but the deadline was extended later on due to COVID-19 pandemic.

  • I would have sacked army chief if Kargil war was conducted without informing me: Imran Khan Oct 02, 2020 06:52 PM IST

    I would have sacked army chief if Kargil war was conducted without informing me: Imran Khan

    The comment was made in the context of three-time prime minister Sharif's claim that the ISI chief asked him to step down in 2014 when Khan had unleashed a big protest sit-in the national capital.

  • Dilip Kumar seeks photos of ancestral home in Peshawar, hails Pakistan government’s efforts to conserve it Oct 01, 2020 07:46 PM IST

    Dilip Kumar seeks photos of ancestral home in Peshawar, hails Pakistan government’s efforts to conserve it

    Dilip Kumar took to Twitter to express his happiness and shared several childhood memories of growing up with his parents, siblings and cousins in the house and playing around at the Qissa Khwani Bazaar.

  • Pakistan opens all educational institutions, 6 months after closure due to COVID-19 Sep 30, 2020 11:24 AM IST

    Pakistan opens all educational institutions, 6 months after closure due to COVID-19

    Federal Education Minister Shafqat Mahmood said that the maximum number of students were enrolled in the primary schools and they suffered most due to the closure of the institutions.

  • Victims of Mumbai, Pathankot terror attacks are yet to get justice due to Pakistan's unwillingness: India Sep 29, 2020 04:52 PM IST

    Victims of Mumbai, Pathankot terror attacks are yet to get justice due to Pakistan's unwillingness: India

    Representing India at the meeting on Monday, Secretary (East) in the Ministry of External Affairs Vijay Thakur Singh also called for "redressing deficiencies” in the international efforts to ensure that perpetrators of terrorism are brought to justice.

  • Pakistan has delisted 4,000 terrorists, changed PoK demography: India tells UN Sep 28, 2020 03:03 PM IST

    Pakistan has delisted 4,000 terrorists, changed PoK demography: India tells UN

    India also alleged that minorities are oppression in Pakistan and stated that the country stifles the voice of minorities and the Ahmadis remain the most persecuted community in Pakistan under the aegis of the "so-called Constitution of Pakistan".

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