Pakistan News

Last updated: Saturday, April 19, 2014 1:58:03 AM

Nawaz Sharif plans to fly to Pakistan again mid-November
Islamabad, Oct 16 (IANS) Pakistan's exiled former prime minister Nawaz Sharif is planning to return home mid-November, an aide announced here, to defy his Sep 10 deportation to Saudi Arabia.

Tuesday, October 16, 2007 10:05:29 AM

Karachi prepares for Bhutto homecoming`
Karachi, Oct 16 (IANS) The chief minister of Sindh province has ordered removal of all Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) flags and festoons as Karachi prepares to receive former prime minister and PPP chief Benazir Bhutto.

Tuesday, October 16, 2007 10:04:00 AM

15 killed in family feud in Pakistan
Islamabad, Oct 14 (DPA) Fifteen people, including three women and three children, were shot in a feud between two families in Pakistan, news reports said Sunday.

Sunday, October 14, 2007 6:47:14 PM

Pakistan's MMA opposition alliance on verge of split
Islamabad, Oct 14 (IANS) The six-party opposition Muttahida Majlis-e-Amal (MMA) religious alliance in Pakistan is on the verge of a split with differences between two of its constituents widening by the day.

Sunday, October 14, 2007 10:36:47 AM

Will President Musharraf minus uniform enjoy the same powers? (Commentary)
President Pervez Musharraf has won the much-criticised presidential election with part of the opposition (Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz, Muttahida Majlis-e-Amal and some smaller parties) resigning from the federal parliament and provincial assemblies and the Pakistan People's Party (PPP) abstaining from voting.

Sunday, October 14, 2007 10:14:18 AM

New Pakistani security force fails to attract recruits
Islamabad, Oct 14 (IANS) The Pakistani government's plan to create a US-aided 2,800-strong paramilitary force in the tribal areas bordering Afghanistan has come a cropper with people from the area unwilling to enlist.

Sunday, October 14, 2007 9:56:00 AM

Pakistan clergy split over Eid
Islamabad, Oct 13 (IANS) The Muslim clergy in Pakistan is split over Eid-ul-Fitr.

Saturday, October 13, 2007 3:43:05 PM

US envoy invokes Jefferson spirit in Eid greetings
Lahore, Oct 13 (IANS) Pakistan's envoy to the US has sent out an electronic Eid greeting card with the picture of the Jefferson Memorial, scoring a first as a diplomat of a Muslim country.

Saturday, October 13, 2007 2:22:40 PM

Karachi Muslims battle for space in graveyards
Karachi, Oct 13 (IANS) Muslims find it expensive to die in Karachi. Nine graveyards in the city are closed due to lack of space. But a gravedigger can still get a spot - for 10-20 times more than the official cost.

Saturday, October 13, 2007 1:30:13 PM

No let up in war against terror: Pakistan Army
Islamabad, Oct 13 (IANS) There will be 'no let up in the war against terror until it is taken to its logical conclusion', says Pakistan Army's vice chief, Gen. Ashfaq Parvez Kayani.

Saturday, October 13, 2007 11:52:28 AM

News Pakistan Articles Index

  

This Week's Most Discussed

This Week's Most Emailed News

Feature Coming Soon..

Art - Culture Business Diaspora
Education Health Politics
Religion Sports Sci-Tech
Travel

AROUND THE WORLD NOW

Asia America Australia
Africa Europe Gulf-Middle East
Pakistan Nepal Bhutan
Sri Lanka Bangladesh Maldives

Disclaimer: All Logos and Pictures of various Channels, Shows, Artistes, Media Houses, Companies, Brands etc. belong to their respective owners, and are used to merely visually identify the Channels, Shows, Companies, Brands, etc. to the viewer. Incase of any issue please contact the webmaster.