Pakistan cricketer Yasir Shah was named in an FIR a couple of days back for aiding his friend Farhan in kidnapping a minor girl, raping her and making compromising videos. Both Yasir and his friend are absconding since then.
Pakistan's top diplomat said: Several foreign ministers from the 57-member OIC (Organization of Islamic Cooperation) are meeting in Islamabad on Sunday to explore ways to aid Afghanistan while navigating the difficult political realities of its Taliban-run government.
Shah Mehmood Qureshi said Taliban were interested in having communication with the world, so that their government is recognised.
After the Islamabad authorities told a top court that the allotment for the construction of the city's first Hindu Temple was cancelled, it has now been restored after public outrage.
The three-match T20I series between Pakistan and Bangladesh will be held in Dhaka on November 19, 20, and 22.
After demonstrating violent protests to force the government to expel the French ambassador over the issue of blasphemous cartoons published in France, the TLP was declared as a proscribed organisation in April this year.
The suspects confessed to luring the women to the house in the city of Mazar-e-Sharif, Sayed Khosti, the spokesman of the Taliban-run Interior Ministry, said in a video statement posted on Twitter.
The deceased Pakistani nuclear scientist Dr Abdul Qadeer Khan was considered father of Pakistan’s nuclear programme.
Taliban political spokesman Suhail Shaheen said there would be no cooperation with Washington on going after the increasingly active Islamic State group affiliate in Afghanistan.
In a surprise move head of spy agency ISI Faiz Hameed has been transferred, however his replacement has not been announced.
The discussion centered on Afghanistan and other bilateral issues, with Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan underscoring his country's vital interest in a peaceful, stable and prosperous Afghanistan.
The Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid has claimed that he lived in Kabul and studied at the Haqqania seminary in Nowshera in northwest Pakistan.
Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi urged international community to adopt a ‘positive approach’ towards Afghanistan.
In its statement, Pakistan’s Foreign Office said: ‘malicious allegations were part of a desperate attempt to malign Pakistan and to mislead the international community’.
Rashid said that there are no Afghan refugees at the border and the government has not established any camp in the area
The Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) chief Lt Gen Faiz Hameed visit to the war torn country comes amidst the Taliban preparing its plan for the government formation.
About 4,000 people, including the Afghans who supported the NATO forces during the war, will be brought to Karachi and Islamabad for stay before being flown to the US.
Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan said it could ensure peace and stability in the country.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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