More than 82% of rapists are fathers or brothers of victims in Pakistan: Lawmaker

Speaking on a TV show Shandana Gulzar Khan quoted figures by the rights group War on Rape (WAR) said the most family members are involved in the rapes of the girls.
 

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Pashtun unity march in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa against re-emergence of terror groups

'Pashtun long march' is a protest movement led by young Pashtuns from the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA), where they have long been the targets of military operations, internal…

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Sikh woman, 22, goes missing in Pakistan, cops file kidnapping case: Report 

The incident occurred recently in Attock district's Hassanabdal city, which is home to the famous Gurdwara Panja Sahib -- one of the most sacred sites in Sikhism.

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Pakistan blocks Indian envoy's appointment; bilateral ties take another hit

Pakistan downgraded diplomatic ties with India and expelled Indian High Commissioner Ajay Bisaria in 2019 when India revoked Article 370 and bifurcated Jammu and Kashmir region into Union…

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Four terrorists killed by security forces in Pakistan

Multiple hideouts and administrative camps of terrorists have also been destroyed, the army said in a statement

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Pakistan reports 640 new COVID-19 cases

A total of 292,303 people have recovered from the infection and at least 562 are in critical condition

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'Legal options' will be used if Nawaz's MPC address is aired: Imran Khan aide

Former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif, who is currently in London for treatment, is slated to virtually attend the opposition-led MPC scheduled to be held on Sunday.

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Pak's ex-PM Sharif mulling political comeback after year-long gap

Sharif, 70, the Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) supremo, has been living in London since November last year after the Lahore High Court granted him permission to go abroad for four weeks for…

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Pakistan reports 645 new cases of coronavirus: Health ministry

The authorities so far have conducted 3,126,380 tests, including 35,720 in the last 24 hours

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Attacks surge in northwest Pakistan as Afghan peace effort brings shifting sands

The ethnic Pashtun border region was for years a haven for militants who fled the U.S. invasion of Afghanistan in 2001.

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Decoding the impact of Abraham Accords on Indian subcontinent

The first signs of realignment in the Arab world were seen during the Islamic Conference held at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia in December 2019. This event saw the participation of leaders from Turkey,…

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Pakistan to introduce legislation to curb rape, child abuse: Imran Khan

Khan was referring to the gang-rape of a French-Pakistani woman in front of her three children near a highway in Lahore on September 9 which sparked widespread outrage.

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Illegal Pakistanis held captive in Greece for 'aggressive behaviour' released

The Pakistani community of Greece led by Javed Aslam Arian has termed these incidents as racist and fascist

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Non-bailable warrant issued by Pakistan court against Nawaz Sharif

Sharif, 70, has been in London since November last year after the Lahore High Court granted him permission to go abroad for four weeks for treatment.

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Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan calls for 'chemical castration' of rapists

Khan said that the country needs a fresh legislation to ensure that there is permanent sterilisation of such criminals.
 

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