Islamabad, June 22 (IANS) The Pakistan Supreme Court Monday adjourned till Wednesday the hearing of Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh's plea against the death penalty handed to him for his alleged involvement in bomb blasts in this country.
Monday, June 22, 2009 4:51:40 PM
Islamabad, June 22 (IANS) With the Pakistani military's anti-Taliban operations in the northwest displacing 3.8 million civilians, the country was 'staring a catastrophe full in the face' and many refugees would start 'dying very soon' unless international aid was not 'quickly forthcoming', an editorial in a leading English daily warned Monday.
Monday, June 22, 2009 4:03:11 PM
Islamabad, June 22 (Xinhua) An explosion took place in northwest Pakistan's restive Swat district Monday, killing one policeman, a media report said.
Monday, June 22, 2009 3:02:15 PM
Islamabad, June 22 (IANS) Pakistan's National Assembly, the lower house of parliament, Monday paid rich tributes to the country's cricket team for winning the second edition of the World Twenty20 and hoped the nation would succeed in a similar manner in the ongoing war on terror.
Monday, June 22, 2009 1:30:02 PM
Islamabad, June 22 (DPA) Jubilations are rare these days in Pakistan as suicide bombers roam around looking for targets, but the nation's victory in the Twenty20 World Cup provided the sad nation with an opportunity to celebrate.
Monday, June 22, 2009 12:38:30 PM
London, June 21 (IANS) Pakistan outclassed Sri Lanka with their allround performance and won the World Twenty20 championship by eight wickets at the Lord's here Sunday.
Sunday, June 21, 2009 11:25:19 PM
Islamabad, June 21 (DPA) At least 10 civilians and seven militants were killed in airstrikes and clashes in Pakistan's restive northwestern region, officials and residents said Sunday.
Sunday, June 21, 2009 10:45:50 PM
Islamabad, June 21 (IANS) Pakistani security forces have wrested control of a key mountain peak in the restive Swat valley following fierce fighting with militants, Geo TV reported Sunday.
Sunday, June 21, 2009 8:54:34 AM
Islamabad, June 20 (IANS) Pakistan's President Asif Ali Zardari and Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani Saturday vowed to fight terrorism till the end and said the war on terror is the best tribute to late leader Benazir Bhutto, the Online news agency reported.
Saturday, June 20, 2009 11:28:25 PM
Islamabad, June 20 (IANS) Cracks have begun emerging in Pakistan's ruling coalition with junior partner Awami National Party (ANP) refusing to participate in the parliamentary debate on the budget for 2009-10. It disagrees with alliance leader Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) on a variety of issues - but the government is not in any danger.
Saturday, June 20, 2009 9:30:36 PM
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