PAKIATAN

  • News 360: Obama to attend India's R-Day celebrations November 21, 2014

    In a major step which will further help cement diplomatic ties between India and the United States of America, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday invited US President Barack Obama to be the chief guest at next year's Republic Day celebrations, which was readily accepted by the latter. ...
  • Pakistan: PTI leader Javed Hashmi quits National Assembly September 2, 2014

    Islamabad: Pakistan TehreekeInsaf (PTI) president Javed Hashmi Tuesday resigned from the membership of parliament, a day after his startling revelation that the current political crisis in the country was scripted. "Honourable speaker, as for resignations, I resign from my seat...I am going back to the people of Pakistan," Dawn online quoted...
  • Indo-Pak officials likely to meet next month on LoC trade February 27, 2014

    India and Pakistani officials are likely to meet in New Delhi next month to review Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for trade along the Line of Control in the wake of the row over arrest of a truck driver hailing from Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir (PoK) for allegedly smuggling 'brown sugar' worth Rs.100 crore. Trading...
  • Blasphemy: Pak imam arrested for 'implicating' girl September 2, 2012

    Islamabad: In a new twist to the blasphemy case involving a minor Christian girl, an imam in the Pakistani capital was arrested and remanded to 14day judicial custody on Sunday for allegedly planting pages of the Quran in her bag and using it to implicate her under the controversial law. Khalid...
  • Pak seeks to cross examine 26/11 witnesses July 18, 2012

    Islamabad: The Pakistan government will write to its Indian counterpart to allow the crossexamination of key witnesses in the Mumbai attacks case following a court's rejection of the findings of a judicial commission that visited India to gather evidence, a prosecutor has said. Mohammad Azhar Chaudhry, a special prosecutor of the...