Islamabad, Nov 15 (IANS) A Pakistani rights body has denounced a religious bill in the North West Frontier Province (NWFP) that seeks to judge whether one is a good Muslim so as to stand for elections.
Wednesday, November 15, 2006 1:59:24 PM
Lahore, Nov 15 (IANS) The people of Lahore were enthralled by music and dance performances by Rajasthani folk artists organised by an India-based NGO.
Wednesday, November 15, 2006 12:49:13 PM
Islamabad, Nov 15 (IANS) President Pervez Musharraf has said that the US-led coalition forces were 'failing' to curb the Taliban in Afghanistan and that they would 'keep failing' if they pursued their current policies.
Wednesday, November 15, 2006 12:41:17 PM
Islamabad, Nov 14 (DPA) A Pakistani soldier and two civilians were killed in attacks by militants in Pakistan's troubled southwestern province of Balochistan, media reports said Tuesday.
Tuesday, November 14, 2006 11:20:54 AM
Islamabad, Nov 13 (Xinhua) An explosive device attached to a bicycle detonated outside a food shop Monday evening in Quetta in southwestern Pakistan, killing two people and injuring six, police said.
Monday, November 13, 2006 11:43:00 PM
Islamabad, Nov 13 (Xinhua) Pakistan has placed two airports in Balochistan province on red alert and the remaining 34 airports on a state of high vigilance following intelligence reports about threats of terrorist attacks.
Monday, November 13, 2006 12:54:24 PM
Islamabad, Nov 12 (Xinhua) The mosquito-borne dengue fever has claimed 40 lives across Pakistan since early October and the number of patients declared positive for the dengue virus has reached 1,527, the Health Ministry said Sunday.
Sunday, November 12, 2006 9:57:00 PM
Islamabad, Nov 12 (IANS) The present situation in Pakistan's border provinces with western neighbour Afghanistan, especially in the North-West Frontier Province, has been described as a 'disaster' by the influential Washington Post newspaper.
Sunday, November 12, 2006 5:57:26 PM
Lahore, Nov 12 (IANS) Indians cultural troupes are making waves at the ongoing World Performing Arts Festival in Lahore with a play 'Mirza Bagh', a dance entitled 'Ranjha Revisited' and a Kathakali performance.
Sunday, November 12, 2006 5:56:58 PM
Islamabad, Nov 12 (IANS) American historian Stanley Wolpert says division of Punjab and Bengal could have been avoided in 1947 had Lord Louis Mountbatten, the last British Viceroy had listened to Mahatma Gandhi and Mohammed Ali Jinnah.
Sunday, November 12, 2006 5:25:36 PM
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