Islamabad, June 28 (Xinhua) The Pakistani government has given the army full power to secure the northwestern city of Peshawar from a threatened attack by Taliban militants.
Saturday, June 28, 2008 4:38:18 PM
Karachi, June 28 (IANS) Bangladesh won the toss and elected to bat against India in the Group B Asia Cup cricket league match here Saturday.
Saturday, June 28, 2008 4:12:08 PM
Islamabad, June 28 (IANS) The Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan has denounced reports that it planned to attack Peshawar, saying the North-West Frontier Province capital "is not Srinagar that we want to capture it".
Saturday, June 28, 2008 12:47:05 PM
Islamabad, June 27 (DPA) Islamic militants Friday publicly executed two Afghan nationals they accused of providing a tip-off that led to a US missile strike in Pakistan's tribal region, officials and Taliban spokesman said.
Friday, June 27, 2008 10:11:05 PM
Karachi, June 27 (IANS) Saurav Ganguly may not have come to Pakistan for the Asia Cup but the tournament's first rest day Friday completely belonged to the Prince of Calcutta.
Friday, June 27, 2008 8:51:48 PM
Karachi, June 27 (IANS) The distance between the Pearl Continental and the Sheraton here is hardly 20 metres, with a narrow road separating the two posh hotels - but it takes the Indian cricket team all of 20 minutes to go from the one to the other for a swim.
Friday, June 27, 2008 8:51:22 PM
Karachi, June 27 (IANS) Former India captain Sourav Ganguly was Friday adjudged the Castrol Asian Cricketer of the Year for his memorable comeback in the national team last year.
Friday, June 27, 2008 8:04:03 PM
Islamabad, June 27 (IANS) Pakistan has rejected the demand of US lawmakers for direct access to nuclear scientist Abdul Qadeer Khan, saying it alone can probe into allegations that he proliferated the country's nuclear secrets.
Friday, June 27, 2008 4:09:07 PM
Islamabad, June 27 (Xinhua) Pakistan's ruling coalition swept Thursday's by-elections to the national and provincial assemblies, according to initial results Friday.
Friday, June 27, 2008 2:11:05 PM
Karachi, June 27 (IANS) Virender Sehwag's free-flowing century along with Suresh Raina's scintillating innings helped India register their second consecutive win in the Asia Cup, beating Pakistan by six wickets in a Group B match here Thursday.
Friday, June 27, 2008 12:23:20 AM
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