Islamabad, April 5 (Xinhua) The Pakistani police arrested eight suspected terrorists in eastern Punjab province, who had been plotting an attack during the general elections, local TV channel reported Saturday.
Saturday, April 05, 2008 7:54:51 PM
Islamabad, April 5 (DPA) Three paramilitary soldiers were killed and five wounded Saturday in a shootout between security forces and suspected Islamic militants in Pakistan's western province of Balochistan, officials said.
Saturday, April 05, 2008 4:16:33 PM
Islamabad, April 4 (Xinhua) Former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif will take part in the by-elections scheduled in June, seeking an entry in parliament, media reports said Friday.
Friday, April 04, 2008 8:04:07 PM
Islamabad, April 4 (DPA) A man in northern Pakistan passed the deadly bird flu virus to two of his brothers, and the virus killed one of them, in the first known human-to-human transmission in Pakistan, a health official said Friday.
Friday, April 04, 2008 7:34:13 PM
Islamabad, April 3 (DPA) Pakistan's President Pervez Musharraf will make a six-day visit of China next week, the foreign ministry here said Thursday.
Thursday, April 03, 2008 10:26:06 PM
Lahore, April 3 (IANS) Pakistani fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar's bad days are far from over. On Thursday, Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Nasim Ashraf through a legal notice asked the speedster to withdraw various charges levelled against him, apologise unconditionally and pay Rs.200 million ($3.2 million) in damages.
Thursday, April 03, 2008 7:48:37 PM
Karachi, April 2 (IANS) Pakistan fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar Wednesday vowed to go to a court of law if the Pakistan Board (PCB) did not overturn the five-year ban imposed on him a disciplinary committee of the board.
Wednesday, April 02, 2008 7:46:32 PM
Islamabad, April 2 (Xinhua) Pakistan Wednesday termed as baseless a statement by an Afghan cabinet minister that Pakistan had dumped nuclear waste in southern Afghanistan during Taliban period.
Wednesday, April 02, 2008 7:37:37 PM
Islamabad, April 2 (DPA) Pakistan's disgraced nuclear scientist Abdul Qadeer Khan termed his detention as 'illegal' and said he hoped the new government would soon free him, according to an interview published Wednesday.
Wednesday, April 02, 2008 7:33:02 PM
Islamabad, April 2 (DPA) At least five people were killed and 21 injured in an explosion at an oxygen cylinder storage facility in the central city of Faisalabad Wednesday, the police said.
Wednesday, April 02, 2008 4:07:12 PM
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