Islamabad, Jan 15 (IANS) Pakistan has decided against appointing a national security adviser (NSA) after the previous incumbent Mahmud Ali Durrani was sacked for owning up to the nationality of Ajmal Amir Kasab, the lone terrorist arrested during the Mumbai terror attack.
Thursday, January 15, 2009 2:13:01 PM
Islamabad, Jan 15 (IANS) Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, the chief operational commander of the Lashker-e-Taiba (LeT) terror group that India blames for the Mumbai mayhem, 'is furious at the Jamaat-ud-Daawa (JuD) leadership's decision to publicly disown him in his hour of trial instead of trying to bail him out', a media report said Thursday.
Thursday, January 15, 2009 2:02:11 PM
Islamabad, Jan 15 (IANS) Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has thanked his Indian counterpart Manmohan Singh for his New Year greetings and reiterated Islamabad's desire for friendly sub-continental ties.
Thursday, January 15, 2009 1:15:11 PM
Islamabad, Jan 15 (IANS) Pakistani artistes Thursday condemned the harassment of comedian Shakeel Siddiqi during the recording of a comedy show in Mumbai.
Thursday, January 15, 2009 12:55:02 PM
Islamabad, Jan 15 (IANS) Former National Security Adviser Maj Gen (retired) Mehmood Ali Durrani has said that he was first in the Pakistani government to be alerted by a US official about the 'threatening call' from Indian External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee to President Asif Ali Zardari being a fake.
Thursday, January 15, 2009 12:17:27 PM
Islamabad, Jan 15 (IANS) Pakistan Wednesday termed as 'most unfortunate' Indian Home Minister P. Chidambaram's statement threatening severance of trade and transport links with Islamabad if it failed to nab the perpetrators of the Mumbai terrorist attacks.
Thursday, January 15, 2009 12:18:31 AM
Islamabad, Jan 14 (IANS) Pakistan is responsible for only a small fraction of global warming but is among the countries that will be hit hardest by the effects of climate change, R.K. Pachauri of the Inter-Governmental Panel on Climate Change says.
Wednesday, January 14, 2009 5:31:34 PM
Karachi, Jan 14 (IANS) The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Wednesday revised the itinerary of its home series against Sri Lanka, squeezing three One-day Internationals within four days on the request of the tourists.
Wednesday, January 14, 2009 3:45:48 PM
Islamabad, Jan 14 (DPA) Pakistan Wednesday temporarily closed a vital supply route for Western troops in landlocked Afghanistan, officials said.
Wednesday, January 14, 2009 3:44:23 PM
Islamabad, Jan 14 (IANS) More than a week after National Security Adviser (NSA) Mehmud Ali Durrani was sacked, the Pakistani government is yet to issue a formal notification on this, an indication of the growing rift between the president and the prime minister.
Wednesday, January 14, 2009 2:35:12 PM
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