Anas Mallick

WION Bureau Chief, Pakistan

Opinions/Stories

Pak PM Imran Khan to give Indian airspace a miss during Malaysia visit; fly over China

Pakistan foreign office said that PM Imran is visiting Kuala Lumpur on the invitation of his Malaysia counterpart Mahathir Mohamad

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Pakistan government targets WION app

The government circular which was sent by Pakistan's Higher Education Commission said the 'application takes suspicious permissions to access camera and storage'

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Pakistan reopens Torkham border with Afghanistan after rocket attacks

The Pakistani side said that there were no casualties from the rocket fire by terrorists from the neighbouring country, however, minor damages have been reported.

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UK failed to share details of London Bridge attacker Usman Khan as Pak remained complacent

Usman Khan, 28, was shot on the London bridge on November 29 last year when he tried to stab a group of people.

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MEA rejects reports of OIC meet on Kashmir, calls it 'entirely speculative'

"The reports are entirely speculative. We are not aware of any such meetings of OIC on India related matter," said MEA spokesperson Raveesh Kumar in his weekly briefing.

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Facebook suspends, then restores Live Stream of Radio Pakistan’s 'Kashmir Bulletin'

Previously in July and May 2019, the social media giant had warned Radio Pakistan for glorifying Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Burhan Wani on his death anniversary.

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Lahore court defers Hafiz Saeed's indictment in terror funding case 

Saeed was produced before the Lahore anti-terrorism court in connection with an terror funding case.  

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No specific date fixed for resumption of talks with US: Taliban political office spokesperson tells WION

The US state department said that Khalilzad will be flying to Qatar to meet Taliban negotiators after visit to Kabul on Wednesday. 

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Pakistan: Supreme Court gives 6-month extension to Army Chief Qamar Bajwa

On August 19, Prime Minister Khan had approved an extension in the tenure of Gen Bajwa for another three years.

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Legal options for review of Kulbhushan case under consideration: Pakistan Army

There hasn't been any reaction from India on the development but it could be considered as a positive development in the case.

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Pakistan set to amend Army Act for Kulbhushan Jadhav to appeal

The amendment, if passed, will be a major reform process which can make the Pakistan military court more transparent.

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India drags Pakistan to global civil aviation body after it denies airspace to PM Modi yet again 

Islamabad on Sunday announced that it will not be allowing the use of its airspace for PM Modi's plane during his visit to Saudi Arabia.

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Kartarpur Corridor: India 'constrained' to accept 'rigid' Pakistan's $20 levy; agreement to be signed Wednesday 

The Kartarpur agreement will be signed both sides on Wednesday at the zero points at the Dera Baba Nanak.

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Pakistan to review death sentence awarded to Jadhav by military court after ICJ judgement

Pakistan claims Jadhav is a “serving commander of the Indian Navy and a spy who was arrested from Balochistan and tried on charges of espionage”. 

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Pakistan firm on $20 fee per pilgrim as it sends draft Kartarpur proposal to India 

India has confirmed receiving the proposal from Pakistan to WION. The proposal was sent on Friday by the Pakistan government to Indian high commission, according to sources in Islamabad to WION…

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