Pakistan summons French envoy to voice anger over Prophet cartoons

In Bangladesh on Monday, protesters unfurled placards with a caricature of French President Emmanuel Macron and the words: "Macron is the enemy of peace", while over the weekend a group of Kuwaiti…

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Pakistan opens first metro line after years of delays

Stretching 27 kilometres and dotted with more than two dozen stations, the Chinese-backed "Orange Line" will cut travel time across the perennially congested city in Punjab province from two-and-a…

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Imran Khan writes to Facebook CEO seeking ban on islamophobic content 

Khan, in an open letter posted on Twitter on Sunday, said: "growing Islamophobia" was encouraging extremism and violence worldwide, especially through social media platforms such as Facebook.

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Sri Lanka shuts Parliament after case detected, patients surpass 7,000

As the number of cases of coronavirus continues to rise in Sri Lanka, authorities in the country increased the coronavirus-related curfew zones to 56 police divisions on Sunday, to check the virus…

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Nawaz Sharif sharpens attack on Army, ISI chief; Maryam says 'sun is about to set'

This is not the first time the former PM has spoken against Army's top brass as he has made similar comments in the Gujranwala rally too a few days ago

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Taliban seek image revamp as Afghan peace talks grind on

Negotiators from both sides in Afghanistan's 19-year-old war have been meeting in Qatar since September and are attempting to draw up a blueprint for the country after US and foreign forces leave…

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Pak did not achieve anything from Kargil war, Nawaz Sharif says

The almost three-month long war ended with a decisive Indian victory and Indian forces were able to clear Kargil sector of the then state of Jammu and Kashmir -- that the Pakistani forces had…

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Pakistan inaugurates first transport project under CPEC

Punjab province Chief Minister Usman Buzdar and Chinese officials inaugurated the projected which has been completed in six years at the cost of over USD 2.2 billion.

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Three killed in bomb blast in Pakistan's Quetta city

The blast took place in a market in Hazarganji area of Quetta, the provincial capital of southwest Balochistan province.

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Pakistan's Imran Khan accuses French President Emmanuel Macron of 'attacking Islam'

Khan has spoken against Macron after he claimed, this month, that 'Islam is a religion that is in crisis all over the world

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Pakistan opposition to hold mass rally in Quetta calling for PM Imran Khan to go

The Opposition alliance has accused that Khan was installed by the military in a rigged election two years ago.

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Pakistan could be next polio-free country: WHO

The remarks were made by the WHO's Country Representative Palitha Mahipala at an event on Saturday to mark World Polio Day, reports Dawn news.

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Sri Lanka increases coronavirus-curfew zones after spike in cases

The virus death toll rose to 15 on Saturday after a 56-year-old heart patient died in the North-Western Province due to coronavirus complication.

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18 killed, 57 injured in a suicide bombing at Afghanistan's education Centre 

ISIS claimed responsibility for the bombing, the group said in a statement on Telegram, without providing evidence.

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Al-Qaeda mastermind killed by Afghan forces in Andar district

Almisri was operating as the terrorist group key member for the Indian subcontinent.

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