Pakistan

Seven al Qaeda members arrested in Balochistan

The Balochistan government claimed on Saturday to have nabbed seven al Qaeda members, including a commander, from Nushki. According to a statement, the men were arrested during a raid carried ...

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UK formally contacted over Altaf’s remarks, says Nisar

The federal government has formally contacted British authorities to take action against Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain for his recent “anti-Pakistan remarks” and inciting his workers to violence ...

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Death sentences of five terrorists upheld

The military appellate court has upheld the death sentences of five convicts in the Safoora Goth carnage and Sabeen Mahmud murder cases. The Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) on May 12 ...

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OIC calls for referendum on Kashmir

The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on Saturday expressed concern over gross human rights violations and unabated killings in India-held Kashmir and renewed its call for resolution of the dispute ...

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Four Quetta hospital attack facilitators arrested

Security officials nabbed at least 27 suspects, including four facilitators of the Quetta hospital bombing, in a combing operation in Mastung on Friday, while an anti-terrorism court in Naushki district ...

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GBLA resolutions assail Modi’s controversial remarks

As big rallies were held across Gilgit-Baltistan in protest against a recent statement by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Gilgit-Baltistan Legislative Assembly (GBLA) unanimously adopted two resolutions condemning the ...

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Border at Chaman shut after Afghans burn Pakistani flag

Pakistan has closed its border with Afghanistan indefinitely after a group of Afghan demonstrators attacked the Friendship Gate at Chaman and set the Pakistani flag on fire, it emerged on ...

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