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Gunmen Kill 2 Pakistani Policemen Overnight In Islamabad

Jun 04, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

Officers launches search efforts to arrest Gunmen who killed two policemen during patrolling in Islamabad, Pakistan

Pakistan Super League's Reschedule Delays National Team's Departure To England Until June 25

Jun 02, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

With the PSL final pushed back by four days, the national team will leave for England on June 25. The first ODI is scheduled for July 8 in Cardiff.

Pakistan Temporarily Shuts Down All Social Media Sites Including Facebook, Twitter

The TLP had launched the country-wide protest on Monday after the arrest of its chief Saad Hussain Rizvi.

Imran Khan Writes To Modi, Says Creation Of 'Enabling Environment' Imperative For Talks

Mar 30, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Last week, PM Modi wrote to his Pakistani counterpart extending his greetings on the occasion of Pakistan Day

South Africa-bound Pakistan Cricketer Tests Positive For COVID-19

The 34 remaining players will assemble in Lahore on Thursday and training camp begins from Friday until the team departs for South Africa on March 26.

24 January, 2021

Pakistan To Get 5G Internet Network In 2022-23: Reports

Outlook Web Bureau

Experts are still sceptical, believing the country will take a much longer time (5-7 years) to roll out the next-generation technology.

13 January, 2021

After 7 Months Away From His Family, Waqar Younis Is Finally Home

Associated Press (AP)

The 49-year-old Waqar has been living in a bio-secure bubble, touring England, hosting Zimbabwe and then visiting New Zealand

01 January, 2021

Pakistan Says China Assures It Of Providing Over One Million Doses Of Covid Vaccine


Earlier in the day, China granted conditional approval to its first homegrown coronavirus vaccine developed by state-owned pharmaceutical firm Sinopharm.

31 December, 2020

Nawaz Sharif's Passport Will Be Cancelled On February 16, Says Pakistan Minister


'(We) will cancel Nawaz Sharif's passport on February 16,' Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmed told reporters here in response to a query.

15 December, 2020

Habitual Rapists Can Be Castrated Under Pakistan's New Anti-Rape Ordinance


The concept of chemical castration for first or repeated offenders has been introduced as a form of rehabilitation and speedy trials, officials said

13 December, 2020

NZ Vs PAK: 'Fractured Thumb' Rules Babar Azam Out Of T20 Series

Associated Press (AP)

Azam sustained the injury on his right thumb at Queenstown on Sunday during Pakistan team’s practice session.


09 December, 2020

Political Crisis In Pakistan: Oppn MPs To Resign En Masse To Paralyse Imran Khan's Govt


PDM chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman announced on Tuesday night that a consensus was reached on resigning from parliament.

19 November, 2020

UAE Suspends Issuance Of Visit Visas To Pakistan, 11 Other Countries


The decision by the UAE authorities is "believed to be related to the second wave of Covid-19

13 November, 2020

Pak Issues List Of Over 1,210 Most-Wanted Terrorists Including Those Involved In Mumbai Attack


The list gives details like name, father’s name, and last known addresses along with the reward if announced

30 October, 2020

Pakistan Summons Senior Indian Diplomat Over Alleged Ceasefire Violations


India continuously targeting civilian areas along LoC, says Pakistan

29 October, 2020

Nadda Slams Rahul Gandhi Citing Video Revealing Truth Behind Abhinandan's Release


Congress and its leaders mocked our armed forces, questioned their valour and tried every trick to ensure India doesn’t get latest Rafale Planes: JP Nadda

29 October, 2020

Pak PM Urges Muslim Countries To Make Collective Efforts To Confront Growing Islamophobia


Recent statements, incidents of desecration of the Holy Quran are reflecting increasing Islamophobia in European countries: Pak PM Imran Khan


23 October, 2020

Pak’s Anti-Corruption Body Approves Fresh Case Against Nawaz Sharif


Nawaz Sharif, supremo of the Pakistan Muslim League was ousted from power in 2017 by the Supreme Court on corruption charges, and is currently in London for medical treatment.

Photo Gallery

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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