PAKISTAN

  • Pakistani hockey players could face stiffer ban: FIH boss Leandro Negre 3 days ago

    New Delhi: The FIH president Leandro Negre on Friday said that disciplinary committee of the parent body could hand out a stiffer punishment to the Pakistani hockey players Mohammed Tousiq and Ali Amjad for making obscene gestures post their Champions Trophy semi-final win against India. The International Hockey Federation initially let...
  • India conspired against us before Champions Trophy final: Pakistan hockey coach 3 days ago

    Karachi: Pakistan hockey team coach Shahnaz Sheikh made allegations that it was "India's conspiracy" to put pressure on his players ahead of the Champions Trophy final against Germany, which his team lost 0-2. Pakistan players had engaged in wild celebrations after beating arch-rivals India 4-3 in a nail-biting semi-final in Bhubaneswar...
  • Home Ministry drafts new SOPs for schools to fight terror attacks 3 days ago

    New Delhi: In wake of the Taliban attack on a school in Pakistan's Peshawar, the Home Ministry has drafted new SOPs for schools to fight terror attacks. The aim of this SOP is to lay down guidelines and procedure for preventing and dealing with any terror attack on schools. The guidelines...
  • As it happened: Pakistan vs New Zealand, 5th ODI 3 days ago

    (For ball-by-ball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page) New Zealand levelled the five-match series 2-2 with a narrow seven-run win in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday, setting up an intriguing finale to the tour after the preceding three-match Test and two-Twenty20 series were shared 1-1. Playing XIs: Pakistan: Ahmed Shehzad,...
  • Pakistan cricketers to visit terror-hit Army School in Peshawar 3 days ago

    Karachi: Left dismayed by the terror strike in Peshawar which left 132 children dead, Pakistan's cricket team is planning to visit the attacked Army school and pay its tributes. Shahid Afridi, who is leading the national team in the ODI series against New Zealand, wants to go to the school with...
  • Pakistan to detain Lakhvi for three more months 3 days ago

    Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi on Friday was detained by Pakistani authorities for three more months under Maintenance of Public Order (MPO). ...
  • Pakistan hockey players' behaviour can affect cricket ties with India: PCB chief 3 days ago

    The chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Shaharyar Khan has said that the recent incident in India involving the national hockey team players can have adverse effects on the cricketing ties between the two countries. Khan, who had served as High Commissioner in New Delhi, felt that while political and...
  • Parliament members condemn Pakistan over bail to Mumbai attacks accused 3 days ago

    Members of Parliament irrespective of the political party condemned Pakistan after a court granted bail to 26/11 terror attacks accused Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi. ...
  • PCB under fire for not postponing New Zealand ODI in the wake of Peshawar massacre 3 days ago

    Karachi: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) authorities have come under fire for not postponing the fourth One-day International against New Zealand by a day in the wake of the terrorist attack in a Peshawar Army Public School in which around 132 schoolchildren were killed. Former Test players and critics on different...
  • Pakistan government orders detention of Lakhvi for three more months 3 days ago

    Islamabad: Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, a key planner of the 2008 Mumbai attack, on Friday was detained by Pakistani authorities for three more months, a day after he was granted bail by a court that caused an outrage in India. Lakhvi, 54, was detained for three months under Maintenance of Public...
  • Lok Sabha sends a strong message to Pakistan, says bail to Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi unacceptable 3 days ago

    New Delhi: In a rare show of unity and taking a strong stand against a Pakistani court granting bail to Lashkar-e-Toiba terrorist and 26/11 mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, the Lok Sabha on Friday passed a resolution condemning the order. With Prime Minister Narendra Modi, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, senior...
  • PCB to donate proceeds to Peshawar massacre victims 3 days ago

    Abu Dhabi: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) will donate all monetary proceeds from Wednesday's fourth One-Day International (ODI) with New Zealand to the victims of the Peshawar school massacre, said the board. The Pakistani Taliban attacked the Army Public School on Tuesday, which resulted in at least 141 deaths, mostly of...
  • Tackle Saeed first, then vow to fight terror: Shiv Sena tells Pakistan 3 days ago

    Mumbai: The Shiv Sena on Friday said that Pakistan should first take to task JuD leader and Mumbai attacks mastermind Hafiz Saeed before vowing to eliminate terrorists from its soil in view of the ghastly massacre of school children in Peshawar. "This country (Pakistan) is kind of terrorist manufacturing factory. That...
  • Pakistan to keep Mumbai attack mastermind Lakhvi in jail under Maintenance of Public Order 3 days ago

    Islamabad: Mumbai terror attack mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi who was granted bail by an anti-terrorism court in Islamabad on Thursday has been detained under the Maintenance of Public Order (MPO) at Rawalpindi's Adiala Jail. A report by Pakistani news website Dawn.com said that the government has also decided to appeal against...
  • Pakistan to challenge 26/11 mastermind Lakhvi's bail; India conveys strong concern over court order 3 days ago

    Islamabad: After widespread criticism over bail to dreaded terrorist Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi just two days after the massacre in a Peshawar school, Pakistan government is set to file a review petition in High Court seeking cancellation of the bail. Pakistan has also decided to keep the LeT operations commander in jail...
  • India registers strong protest with Pakistan over bail to 26/11 accused 3 days ago

    New Delhi: India has lodged a strong protest with Pakistan for granting bail to Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) commander and 26/11 Mumbai attacks accused Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, said MEA spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin in a tweet. "India conveys to Pakistan through diplomatic channels strong concerns of Govt & sentiments of our people on...
  • Banned Saeed Ajmal to play against Kenya 3 days ago

    Karachi: Pakistan's champion off-spinner Saeed Ajmal will finally make an appearance in a competitive cricket match three months after being suspended by the ICC for an illegal bowling action. The Pakistani selectors on Thursday included Ajmal in the country's A squad for the last two matches of the one-day series against...
  • Pakistan should reciprocate India's mature response to Peshawar incident: Manohar Parrikar 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Thursday said Pakistan should reciprocate the sense of maturity India has shown following the attack in Peshawar on a school. "We have shown our maturity and solidarity to the carnage that took place (in Peshawar) and expressed sympathy. India has shown a positive...
  • 17 Pakistan terrorists set to be executed 3 days ago

    Karachi: Jail authorities in Pakistan have started making arrangements in different parts of the country for the execution of 17 dreaded terrorists in the next few days after Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif announced lifting of a moratorium on the death penalty. Sharif's announcement came after a round table conference of political...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 4 days ago

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi should not have got bail: Rajnath Singh 4 days ago

    Home Minister Rajnath Singh said that after the Peshawar attack, Lakhvi should not have been granted bail. "Pakistan has not pushed the case well. India had provided sufficient proof in the 26/11 case," said Rajnath. ...
  • Pakistan court grants bail to 26/11 prime accused; India fumes 4 days ago

    A Pakistani anti-terror court on Thursday granted bail to top Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) commander and 26/11 terror attack accused Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi. Along with Lakhvi six others - Hammad Amin Sadiq, Shahid Jamil Riaz, Younas Anjum, Jamil Ahmed, Mazhar Iqbal and Abdul Majid - had also filed applications for bail on...
  • Waqar Younis hopes to boost World Cup chances with New Zealand win 4 days ago

    Pakistan coach Waqar Younis feels a win in the fifth and final one-dayer against New Zealand in Abu Dhabi on Friday will give his team a boost for next year's World Cup. New Zealand levelled the five-match series 2-2 with a narrow seven-run win in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday, setting up...
  • India rejects grant of bail to LeT chief Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi by Pakistan court 4 days ago

    New Delhi: India has refused to accept the grant of bail by a Pakistani anti-terror court on Thursday to top Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) commander and 26/11 terror attack accused Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi. "We cannot accept that Lakhvi has been granted bail. The grant of bail to Lakhvi will serve as reassurance...
  • India hits out at Pakistan as LeT terrorist and 26/11 mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi gets bail 4 days ago

    New Delhi/Islamabad: Soon after a Pakistani anti-terror court granted bail to top Lashkar-e-Toiba commander and 26/11 Mumbai terror attack accused Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, India reacted strongly to the terrorist being allowed to come out of jail. Ministry of External Affairs sources say India is not satisfied with Pakistan's excuse of...
  • Pakistan court grants bail to top LeT commander and 26/11 attack accused Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi 4 days ago

    Islamabad: A Pakistani anti-terror court on Thursday granted bail to top Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) commander and 26/11 terror attack accused Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi. Along with Lakhvi six others - Hammad Amin Sadiq, Shahid Jamil Riaz, Younas Anjum, Jamil Ahmed, Mazhar Iqbal and Abdul Majid - had also filed applications for bail...
  • We have killed all children, what do we do now: Pakistan school attack terrorists to handler 4 days ago

    Peshawar: "We have killed all the children in the auditorium," one of the attackers told his handler. "What do we do now?" he asked. "Wait for the army people, kill them before blowing yourself," his handler ordered. A report in a Pakistani news website Dawn.com quotes a security official, who said...
  • Watch: Security status check at schools in Mumbai 4 days ago

    Days after the terror attack in Pakistan school, here is a reality check to analyse the security situation in two schools of Mumbai, the city which faced India's worst ever terror attack 6 years ago. ...
  • Taliban lined up and gunned down Peshawar school students in front of their classmates: Survivors 4 days ago

    Peshawar: Taliban gunmen who stormed a school in northwest Pakistan toyed with captive students by suggesting some could be let go before lining them up and gunning them down in front of their classmates, according to a new account by survivors. Terrorists rampaged through an army-run school in Peshawar and killed...
  • Pakistani Army retaliates to Peshawar attack, kills 57 Taliban terrorists in airstrikes 4 days ago

    Islamabad: Pakistan army retaliated to the the deadly Taliban attack at Peshawar school by killing 57 militants in massive airstrikes in the Khyber tribal region where the suicide bombers were reportedly trained. The army launched 20 airstrikes on Wednesday on several Taliban hideouts in Tirah valley area of Khyber tribal region...