Islamabad, March 6 (IANS) Indian television serials, populated by bejewelled women and large joint families, are part of everyday life in Pakistan and slowly changing everyday vocabulary with words like 'parivar', 'prarthana' and 'parivartan' creeping in.
Thursday, March 06, 2008 9:47:41 AM
Karachi, March 6 (IANS) Working as a maid on a salary of Rs.4,000 a month, Perveen Riaz, 45, supplements her husband's Rs.5,000. 'We're barely able to make ends meet,' said the mother of seven children of whom five go to school.
Thursday, March 06, 2008 8:46:17 AM
Islamabad, March 6 (DPA) Sixteen Indian fishermen have been arrested by Pakistan Maritime Security Agency officials for illegally fishing in Pakistani waters.
Thursday, March 06, 2008 12:35:37 AM
Islamabad, March 5 (Xinhua) The Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) is expected to announce its prime ministerial candidate after a meeting of parliamentary party Thursday, the official Associated Press of Pakistan (APP) reported Wednesday.
Wednesday, March 05, 2008 10:27:09 PM
Islamabad, March 5 (Xinhua) Pakistan's two largest winning parties in the recent general elections have agreed to move a resolution in the first parliament session asking President Pervez Musharraf to seek a vote of confidence, the News reported Wednesday.
Wednesday, March 05, 2008 8:42:25 PM
Islamabad, March 5 (Xinhua) Pakistan's President Pervez Musharraf will not attend the Organization of Islamic Conference (OIC) summit scheduled to be held this month in Senegal, according to media reports Wednesday.
Wednesday, March 05, 2008 8:41:51 PM
Islamabad, March 4 (DPA) At least five people were killed Tuesday when a suspected suicide bomber struck at the Pakistan Navy War College in the eastern city of Lahore, officials said.
Tuesday, March 04, 2008 4:48:11 PM
Islamabad, March 4 (Xinhua) Three persons were killed and several injured Tuesday when four bombs exploded at Pakistan Navy War College in Lahore, Geo TV reported.
Tuesday, March 04, 2008 3:06:39 PM
Islamabad, March 3 (DPA) Pakistan riot police lobbed teargas canisters Monday to disperse hundreds of protesters attempting to march to the home of the country's detained former chief justice.
Monday, March 03, 2008 9:35:36 PM
Islamabad, March 3 (DPA) At least 13 people were killed and 15 injured Monday during heavy fighting between rival Sunni Islamic groups in Pakistan's tribal areas bordering Afghanistan, officials said.
Monday, March 03, 2008 9:35:10 PM
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