Anas Mallick

WION Bureau Chief, Pakistan

No new appointment is being done on the post of NSA: Pakistan PMO sources

The 27 officials and staff, working under the NSA, have been transferred to different divisions, the sources added.

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Pakistan announces new envoy to Delhi; nominates 18 new high commissioners, ambassadors and consul generals

In Islamabad, Pakistan's foreign minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi announced the appointment of Moin ul Haque as its envoy to Delhi.

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Bangladesh, Pakistan diplomatic row intensifies over visa restriction

Pakistani nationals are not being issued a visa for the past seven days now, sources said. Visa section of Bangladesh High Commission in Islamabad is also closed since last Monday.

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Data Darbar blast likely reaction to Masood Azhar's UN listing: Sources

Pakistan's oldest and one of the most popular Sufi shrine, Data Darbar was struck by a suicide blast recently in which at least 10 people were killed and 24 were injured.

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Pakistan counter-terrorism department bans 11 organisations linked to outlawed groups

Under the Anti-Terrorism Act 1997, the decision to ban and place organisations under observation is taken by the Ministry of Interior.

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5 TTP terrorists killed in US drone attack on Afghanistan-Pakistan border

The drone attack took place at Laman, in the Afghanistan territory.

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Pak to detain Masood Azhar as China may lift 'technical hold' at UNSC: Sources

The US, along with UK and France had proposed listing Pak-based Masood Azhar as an international terrorist in the aftermath of the Pulwama terror attack.

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14 bus passengers offloaded, shot dead by terrorists in Balochistan

The police have launched a search operation to trace the terrorists.

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Forced conversion of Hindu girls: Pakistan court says girls not minors, allows them to be with their husbands

After the hearing, interior secretary said that the government has already given protection to the girls as instructed by the court.

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Pakistan to release 360 Indian prisoners this month

The development comes in the backdrop of New Delhi sending a note verbale to Pakistan High Commission on Tuesday calling for the release of the fishermen who have completed their sentences. 

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'Why are you taking it so lightly?' Islamabad High Court slams authorities over alleged forced conversion of Hindu girls

We should learn from the incident in New Zealand. This is an Islamic Welfare state and minorities should have the right to free movement, the chief justice added.

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US calls for public vote in UNSC to list Masood Azhar: Frustrated China, Pakistan criticize the move

The US has already called for a public vote at the United Nations Security Council on the listing of Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar by circulating a draft for the resolution.

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Pakistan foreign ministry submits proposal to PM Imran Khan to open Sharada temple for Indians

Pakistan foreign ministry has submitted a proposal to Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan for consultations to open the temple.

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Protestors in Pakistan demand implementation of Child Marriage Restraint Act after two girls 'forcibly' married off, converted to Islam

The protest organised by Interfaith Harmony Peace Forum of Pakistan was attended by a large number of people. 

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Pak will accommodate Indians as much as possible in Kartarpur: Foreign Ministry to WION

Dr Faisal admitted that there are some differences with India on the proposed modalities of the corridor between India and Pakistan however he was quick to say that these differences are not too…

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