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Firing incident claims eight lives in Karachi

At least eight people, including a minor girl, were killed and 11 others wounded when gunmen on motorbikes opened fire at an Aastana on Sunday. The attack took place in Baldia Town No 12. According to SSP West Irfan Baloch, ...

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Taliban posted 15 demands, Amnesty, dropping charges included

Taliban’s ‘political Shura’ and negotiations committee met at an undisclosed location in North Waziristan for the second consecutive day and produced as many as fifteen demands to put forward in front of the government’s negotiation committee. According to News sources, ...

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Professor Ibrahim, Yousuf Shah reach Miranshah to meet Taliban’s Political Shura

ISLAMABAD, (SANA): The silent activities for the arbitration between the government and the Taliban have become fast. Arbitration committee member Professor Ibrahim Khan, coordinator Syed Yousuf Shah and Maulana Muhammad Haseeb have reached Miranshah on special helicopter to convey government ...

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Pakistan offers great opportunities for tourists: Nawaz

MURREE, LAHORE, (SANA): Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif says Pakistan offers great opportunities for tourists. Talking to visiting Saudi Minister for Tourism Prince Sultan Bin Salman in Murree he said the two countries can share experiences in tourism sector. The ...

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Bomb defused in Peshwar

The Bomb Disposal Squad (BDS) on Sunday defused a remote-controlled improvised explosive device (IED) planted in Peshawar’s Sirband area whereas at least three persons were killed in a clash between policemen and suspected dacoits in Dera Ismail Khan’s Panyala area. ...

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Women Exclusive Van Service Kicks off in the Twin Cities of Islamabad & Rawalpindi

Under the vision of Government of Punjab, DRTA and Al-Abrar Associates (Pvt.) Ltd. in collaboration with ZonG Flutter, bring “Tabeer” Van service for the commuting women of Islamabad/ Rawalpindi February, 2014: Taking further the Government of Punjab’s objective of women ...

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Bomb defused in Karachi’s Baldia town

The Bomb Disposal Squad (BDS) on Friday defused a two kg bomb planted outside the house of a local leader of the Awami National Party (ANP) in the Baldia Town area, DawnNews reported. According to police, the residents informed them ...

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Pakistan, Taliban start peace talks in Islamabad

A long-awaited first round of peace talks between Pakistani Taliban insurgents and the government began in Islamabad on Thursday after persistent delays and growing doubt over the chance of their success. The insurgents have been battling to topple Pakistan’s government ...

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CJP takes notice of Pakistani detainees in Saudi Arabia

ISLAMABAD, (SANA): Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Tassaduq Hussain Jillani on Thursday took suo moto notice of around 3000 Pakistani nationals in Saudi detention centres. A Pakistani national namely Ali Khan sent an email to the human rights centre of ...

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US provides 1330 metric tons of Ready to Use Therapeutic Food for acutely malnourished children of Pak

ISLAMABAD, (SANA): The United States has provided 1330 metric tons of Ready to Use Therapeutic Food for more than 80 thousand acutely malnourished children of Pakistan. The food shipment was handed over by USAID Deputy Mission Director Nancy Estes to ...

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