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Sheree Sardar

Pakistan dedicates Eid to Kashmir after India strips region of special status

12 Aug 2019

ISLAMABAD People gathered in mosques across Pakistan on Monday to offer special prayers for Eid al-Adha, the second of Islam's two major religious festivals.

Living the dream: Young Pakistani wins over family to let her sing

09 Apr 2019

PESHAWAR, Pakistan Twenty-year-old Sana Tajik managed to convince her parents to allow her to follow her childhood dreams and become a singer, but she realizes the dangers of being a woman, let alone a woman entertainer, in tribal northwest Pakistan.

Pakistani court declares ex-military leader a fugitive in Bhutto murder case

01 Sep 2017

RAWALPINDI, Pakistan A Pakistani anti-terrorism court on Thursday declared ex-military leader Pervez Musharraf a fugitive in the murder case of former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto and acquitted five people in the killing. | Video

Pakistan information minister removed over newspaper leak that angered army

29 Oct 2016

ISLAMABAD Pakistani Information Minister Pervaiz Rashid has been removed from office over a newspaper leak that sparked a rift between the army and the government earlier this month, the prime minister's office said on Saturday.

Pakistan PM lifts moratorium on death penalty after school attack

17 Dec 2014

ISLAMABAD The Pakistani prime minister lifted a moratorium on the death penalty on Wednesday, a day after Taliban gunmen attacked a school, killing 132 students and nine teachers, a government spokesman said.

Pakistan PM lifts moratorium on death penalty after school attack

17 Dec 2014

ISLAMABAD The Pakistani prime minister lifted a moratorium on the death penalty on Wednesday, a day after Taliban gunmen attacked a school, killing 132 students and nine teachers, a government spokesman said.

Pakistan PM lifts moratorium on death penalty after school attack

17 Dec 2014

ISLAMABAD The Pakistani prime minister lifted a moratorium on the death penalty on Wednesday, a day after Taliban gunmen attacked a school, killing 132 students and nine teachers, a government spokesman said.

Pakistani army: 1,200 militants killed during five-month offensive

17 Nov 2014

MIR ALI Pakistan The Pakistani army has killed 1,200 suspected militants in an anti-Taliban offensive during the past five months, seriously reducing the group's ability to carry out attacks, senior officers said on Sunday during a rare trip to the conflict zone. | Video

Pakistani army - 1,200 militants killed during five-month offensive

16 Nov 2014

MIR ALI Pakistan The Pakistani army has killed 1,200 suspected militants in an anti-Taliban offensive during the past five months, seriously reducing the group's ability to carry out attacks, senior officers said on Sunday during a rare trip to the conflict zone.

Pakistani army: 1,200 militants killed during 5-month offensive

16 Nov 2014

MIR ALI Pakistan The Pakistani army has killed 1,200 suspected militants in an anti-Taliban offensive during the past five months, seriously reducing the group's ability to carry out attacks, senior officers said on Sunday during a rare trip to the conflict zone.

World News

Iran's Khamenei rejects talks with United States

Iran will never hold one-on-one talks with the United States but could engage in multilateral discussions if it returns to the 2015 deal on Iran's nuclear programme, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Tuesday, according to state television.