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Pakistan suicide blast targeted Christians: Taliban

Lahore (Pakistan) - A Taliban suicide bomber who attacked a Pakistani park crowded with families on Easter Sunday was targeting Christians, the group said,...

Scores killed as suicide bomber targets Pakistan’s Lahore

A suicide bomber killed at least 70 people and injured more than 300 others, mostly women and children, at a public park in the...

PIA flight from Toronto makes crashes landing at Karachi airport

A Pakistan International Airlines flight (PK-1782) arriving from Toronto to Karachi crashed into a jetty soon after landing at the Jinnah International Airport.All passengers...

Islamabad United, Quetta Gladiators gear up for final PSL showdown today

Islamabad United and Quetta Gladiators will play final of the first season of Pakistan Super League (PSL) in Dubai International Stadium on today. The...

Pakistan, Qatar sign $16 billion LNG deal

Under the agreement, 3.75 million tonnes of LNG will be imported annually for 16 years from Qatar on government-to-government basis ‘on comparative rates’DOHA: Pakistan...

ECP wants 2018 polls conduced using modern technology

ISLAMABAD: Chief Election Commissioner Sardar Raza Khan has said that it is his desire that the 2018 polls are free and fair and conducted...

73% Pakistanis claim to use TV regularly for entertainment

According to a Gilani Research Foundation Survey carried out by Gallup Pakistan, most Pakistanis (73%) regularly use TV for entertainment.A nationally representative sample of...

20 killed, over 50 injured in Bacha Khan University attack

At least 20 people were killed and over 50 others injured when unidentified armed opened fire on students and staff in Bacha Khan...

At least 21 dead in Taliban attack on Bacha Khan university, Operation ends

Charsadda (Pakistan) - At least 21 people died in a Taliban assault on a university in Pakistan Wednesday, where witnesses reported two large explosions...

PM Nawaz in Iran aiming to defuse tensions with Saudis

Tehran - Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif met Tuesday with Iran's President Hassan Rouhani for talks aimed at easing tensions between regional powers Iran...

Pakistan test-launches homegrown cruise missile Ra’ad: military

Islamabad - Pakistan conducted a successful flight test Tuesday of a locally developed cruise missile named "Ra'ad" with a range of 350 kilometres (around...

Blast kills at least six in Wazir Dhand district near Peshawar: officials

Peshawar (Pakistan) - At least six people were killed and 35 injured on Tuesday in a bomb attack during morning rush hour on the...

Pakistani child sex abuse victims struggle to rebuild lives

Hussain Khan Wala (Pakistan) - "I don't regret speaking out, but since then, people have looked at me with strange eyes," laments 16-year-old village...

Pakistan court acquits Musharraf of Nawab Akbar Bugti’s killing

Quetta (Pakistan) - A Pakistani court Monday acquitted former military ruler Pervez Musharraf over the 2006 killing of a Baloch rebel leader, one of...

Pakistan lifts YouTube ban after Google launches local version

Islamabad - Pakistan Monday lifted a years-long ban on video-sharing site YouTube after Google launched a country-specific version ensuring the filtering out of content...

Pakistan removes school massacre video game after uproar

Islamabad - A Pakistani video game based on a Taliban school massacre of more than 150 people, mostly children, in the country's northwest was...

IS claims deadly attack on Pakistan consulate in Afghan city

Jalalabad (Afghanistan) - Islamic State jihadists Wednesday claimed responsibility for a deadly gun and bomb siege targeting the Pakistani consulate in Afghanistan's Jalalabad city,...

YouTube launches Pakistani version, paving way for lifting ban

Islamabad - Google has launched a localised version of YouTube in Pakistan, potentially paving the way for the country's top court to lift a...

Taliban bomber kills 15 at Pakistan polio clinic

Quetta (Pakistan) - A suicide bomber blew himself up outside a polio vaccination centre in the southwestern Pakistani city of Quetta on Wednesday, killing...

Pakistan arrests militants over attack on Indian air base

Islamabad - Pakistan said Wednesday it has arrested several militants belonging to the group believed to be behind a fatal attack on an Indian...