Islamabad, Nov 16 (DPA) Pakistan has temporarily barred trucks carrying supplies for US and NATO troops in land-locked Afghanistan from using a key route after this week's rebel assault on a convoy, officials said Sunday.
Sunday, November 16, 2008 4:58:33 PM
Karachi, Nov 15 (IANS) Pakistan cricket legend Wasim Akram feels International Cricket Council (ICC) will eventually give official status to the breakaway Indian Cricket League (ICL).
Saturday, November 15, 2008 9:09:53 PM
Islamabad, Nov 15 (DPA) Pakistan's top economic adviser Saturday said the International Monetary Fund (IMF) had agreed to provide a loan of at least $7.4 billion to stave off an economic meltdown.
Saturday, November 15, 2008 7:19:24 PM
Islamabad, Nov 15 (DPA) Pakistani security forces Saturday killed at least six rebels in the violence-hit Bajaur tribal district near the Afghan frontier, media reports said.
Saturday, November 15, 2008 6:02:04 PM
Baghdad, Nov 15 (DPA) A kind of adhesive bomb has added a new dimension of terror to everyday life in Iraq. Known by a variety of names - sticky bomb, magnetic bomb or glued bomb - the explosive is generally planted on a car's undercarriage and then detonated by a remote control.
Saturday, November 15, 2008 8:46:41 AM
Islamabad, Nov 14 (DPA) A Japanese journalist and his Afghan assistant were shot and wounded Friday in a kidnap attempt near the Pakistani city of Peshawar, while security forces killed at least four rebels in an adjoining northwestern district, police said.
Friday, November 14, 2008 10:48:42 PM
Karachi, Nov 14 (IANS) Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Izaj Butt is considering using the country's diplomatic channels to save the home series against India.
Friday, November 14, 2008 4:52:11 PM
Islamabad, Nov 14 (DPA) An airstrike by a US drone aircraft killed 12 people Friday in Pakistan's northwestern tribal region, Pakistani officials said.
Friday, November 14, 2008 4:44:39 PM
Islamabad, Nov 14 (IANS) Top officials from the interior ministries of Pakistan and India will meet here Nov 25 to discuss liberalizing their visa regime, as also issues related to counter-terrorism and counsellor access to prisoners in each other's country.
Friday, November 14, 2008 4:26:16 PM
Karachi, Nov 14 (IANS) Pakistan's cricket chief Ijaz Butt has hinted Shoaib Malik's chances of retaining the national team's captaincy for the much-awaited home series against India rests on the outcome of the ongoing three-match One-day International series against the West Indies in Abu Dhabi.
Friday, November 14, 2008 4:09:28 PM
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