Islamabad, Jan 2 (IANS) Sarabjit Singh, the Indian prisoner on death row in Pakistan - and some 7,000 others might escape the gallows with the law and justice ministry asking the interior ministry to commute all death sentences to life imprisonment.
Friday, January 02, 2009 5:22:31 PM
Islamabad, Jan 2 (IANS) Pakistan's leading welfare organisation, the Edhi Foundation, has termed 2008 as a year of suicides and suicidal attacks during which terrorist attacks increased by 50 percent as compared to 2007.
Friday, January 02, 2009 3:31:01 PM
Islamabad, Jan 2 (DPA) A US pilotless aircraft Friday fired two missiles at a suspected militant hideout, killing four Al Qaeda militants in Pakistan's northwestern tribal region bordering Afghanistan, an intelligence official said.
Friday, January 02, 2009 1:27:14 PM
Islamabad, Jan 2 (IANS) The US administration is urging Pakistan to ensure that the perpetrators of the Mumbai terror attack are punished within the country instead of being extradited to India, a media report said Friday.
Friday, January 02, 2009 12:52:43 PM
Karachi, Jan 2 (IANS) Just weeks after taking over as Pakistan Cricket Board's (PCB) director general, Javed Miandad is facing stiff opposition from the country's regional associations because of the former captain's open support for the inclusion of departmental teams in major domestic competitions.
Friday, January 02, 2009 12:33:32 PM
Islamabad, Jan 2 (IANS) The Pakistan Aeronautical Complex (PAC) is to soon begin serial production of the JF-17 Thunder multi-role combat jet that has been developed in collaboration with China, a parliamentary panel has been informed.
Friday, January 02, 2009 12:13:48 PM
Islamabad, Jan 2 (IANS) Faced with worldwide demands to take action against militant groups operating from its territory, Pakistan has decided to establish a National Counter-terrorism Authority (NCA).
Friday, January 02, 2009 12:12:03 PM
Islamabad, Jan 2 (DPA) Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi said Thursday that his country had made significant developments in the probe into the Mumbai terrorist attacks, which left more than 170 people dead and over 300 injured.
Friday, January 02, 2009 1:21:40 AM
Karachi, Jan 1 (IANS) Shoaib Malik will continue to lead the Pakistani cricket team as long as the 26-year-old all rounder 'delivers', the country's cricket board chief Ijaz Butt said Thursday.
Thursday, January 01, 2009 11:07:50 PM
Islamabad, Jan 1 (IANS) Pakistan Thursday said it wants to help India 'wholeheartedly' in the probe into the 26/11 Mumbai attacks, but would not hand over the suspects named by New Delhi.
Thursday, January 01, 2009 10:14:27 PM
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