Islamabad, April 8 (DPA) A suspected US missile strike killed four Taliban militants Wednesday in Pakistan's tribal region near the Afghan border, an intelligence official said.
Wednesday, April 08, 2009 10:12:55 PM
Karachi, April 8 (IANS) Pakistan has dropped three Indian Cricket League (ICL) players from its 30-man provisional squad for the World Twenty20 Championship but has retained them 'on a reserve list' with the hope that the International Cricket Council (ICC) will clear them later this month.
Wednesday, April 08, 2009 4:49:15 PM
Karachi, April 8 (IANS) Pakistan captain Younis Khan is expecting the senior players to return to form in the One-day cricket series against Australia starting in Dubai from April 22.
Wednesday, April 08, 2009 4:21:05 PM
Karachi, April 8 (IANS) Pakistan coach Intikhab Alam has welcomed the return of Shoaib Akhtar in the Pakistan line-up for the one-day series against Australia in UAE, saying that the pacer will be a useful member.
Wednesday, April 08, 2009 4:20:55 PM
Islamabad, April 8 (IANS) Pakistan is incapable of formulating a policy against terrorism because it blames the scourge on the West, an editorial in a leading English daily said Wednesday, noting with alarm that vast swathes in the country's north and northwest were under the effective control of the Taliban and the Al Qaeda.
Wednesday, April 08, 2009 1:56:51 PM
Islamabad, April 7 (IANS) Pakistan will soon reopen its embassy in Baghdad, a media report Tuesday quoted Qays al-Yaqoubi, Iraq's ambassador here, as saying.
Tuesday, April 07, 2009 10:05:21 PM
Islamabad, April 7 (IANS) The National Assembly, the lower house of Pakistan's parliament will Thursday consider a road map for implementing a 14-point anti-terrorism resolution adopted at a joint session of the legislature, it was announced here Tuesday.
Tuesday, April 07, 2009 9:55:23 PM
Islamabad, April 7 (IANS) Terming the hanging of late Pakistani leader Zulfikar Ali Bhutto as a 'judicial murder', Prime Minister Yusuf Raza Gilani Tuesday said the government was consulting legal experts on whether his trial could be reopened.
Tuesday, April 07, 2009 8:21:00 PM
Islamabad, April 7 (IANS) Pakistan Tuesday politely but firmly told the US it would not permit foreign troops on its territory to take on the Taliban and the Al Qaeda in the tribal areas along the border with Afghanistan, urging the creation of 'mutual trust' in the struggle and a halt to the US drone attacks in the region.
Tuesday, April 07, 2009 7:50:33 PM
Islamabad, April 7 (IANS) The teenage suicide bomber of the kind who struck at a Shia mosque in Pakistan's Punjab killing at least 24 people, including four children, did not act out of religious fervour 'but under coercion or brainwashing', an editorial in a leading English daily said Tuesday.
Tuesday, April 07, 2009 6:18:14 PM
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