Pakistan

Pakistan, Iran vow joint anti-terror efforts

Pakistan and Iran have promised joint efforts to weed out sectarian terrorism and transnational crimes for establishing lasting peace in the region. The pledge came on Thursday during a meeting ...

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World powers urged not to pressurise Pakistan on N-issue

Foreign Secre­tary Aizaz Chaudhry asked global powers on Thursday not to pressurise Pakistan on its nuclear programme. “Rather than making unrealistic demands on Pakistan to compromise on its core security ...

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Italian police handover key APS suspect to Pakistan

Italian police have handed over a key suspect involved in the attack on Army Public School in Peshawar in December last year to Pakistan. The suspect identified as Usman Ghani, ...

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8.1 magnitude earthquake strikes Pakistan, Afghanistan

A strong 8.1 magnitude earthquake struck major cities of Pakistan and Afghanistan on Monday, Pakistani media reported. Tremors have been felt in major cities, including Lahore, Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Peshawar, Quetta, Kohat ...

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Investigators get Jacobabad suicide bomber’s fingerprints

KARACHI: Police investigators from Karachi have started investigation into the Jacobabad suicide blast of the 9th of Muharram that claimed over 20 people’s lives, it emerged on Sunday. The investigators ...

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Raw sponsored LeJ terrorists behind Jacobabad blast: Minister

Sindh Interior Minister Suhail Anwar Siyal said on Saturday that the Indian intelligence agency Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) sponsored banned sectarian outfit Lashkar-i-Jhangvi (LeJ) was behind Friday’s suicide bombing ...

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