MQM leader Rashid Godil critically injured in Karachi firing

PESHAWAR, 18 August: The Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) leader Abdul Rashid Godil sustained critical injuries and his driver lost his life in a gun...

Justice Jawwad takes oath as 23rd Chief Justice of Pakistan

PESHAWAR, 17 August: Justice Jawwad S Khawaja has taken oath as 23rd Chief Justice of Pakistan. President Mamnoon Hussain administered oath to Justice Jawwad at...

Military claims killing 40 militants in North Waziristan

MIRANSHAH, 16 August: The Pakistan military on Sunday claimed killing 40 militants in airstrikes in Shawal valley of North Waziristan Agency. According to the Inter-Services...

PML-N carries the day in Haripur by-election

HARIPUR, 16 August: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) defeated Pakistan Tehrik-i-Insaf by a huge margin of over 36,000 votes in by-election on National Assembly seat,...

Punjab Home Minister Shuja Khanzada, 12 others killed in suicide blast

PESHAWAR, 16 August: Punjab Home Minister Colonel (R) Shuja Khanzada was killed along with 12 other people in a suicide blast at his political...

Former ISI chief Hameed Gul passes away

PESHAWAR, 16 August: Former chief of the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) Lieutenant General (R) Hameed Gul died of brain haemorrhage on Saturday night at the...

Mushahid resigns as govt distances itself from controversial interview

PESHAWAR, 15 August: Federal Minister for Climate Change Senator Mushahidullah Khan tendered his resignation on Saturday after party pressure mounted on him in the...

Ex-ISI chief conspired of takeover, says minister

PESHAWAR, 15 August: Federal Minister for Climate Change Senator Mushahidullah Khan said that former Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) chief Lieut-Gen (Retd) Zaheerul Islam Abbasi was...

I-Day observed in KP, FATA with enthusiasm

PEHSAWAR, 14 August: Like other parts of the country, 69th Independence Day (I-Day) was observed in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) and Federally Administered Tribal Areas...

Nation celebrates 69th Independence Day

PESHAWAR, 14 August: The nation is celebrating 69 Independence Day with traditional fervour and zeal today (Friday). The day dawned with 31-gun salute in the...

Pakistan, Afghanistan agree to join hands for peace in region

PESHAWAR, 14 August: Pakistan and Afghanistan have agreed to make joint efforts for establishing peace in the region. An Afghan delegation visited Pakistan on Thursday...

Military court awards death sentence to 6 militants involved in Army School attack

PESHAWAR, 13 August: A military court has awarded death sentence to six militants involved in attack on the Army Public School and College in...