PM Imran writes to Modi, calls for resuming 'comprehensive bilateral dialogue process'

During his inagural speech after winning the July 25th elections, the newly-elected Pakistan prime minister had called for "good relations" with India. Read Article

Pakistan will prefer destabilised Afghanistan to a strong state: Report

US Congressional report also asserted that Islamabad may also anticipate that improved relations with Kabul could limit India's influence in the region. Read Article

'Pakistan always stands by Saudi Arabia,' Imran Khan tells Saudi media

Saudi King Salman hosted Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan a day after he arrived in Saudi Arabia. Read Article

Pakistan-based terror outfits JeM, LeT pose regional threat in subcontinent: US

According to the report, the Pakistani military and security forces undertook operations against groups that conducted attacks within Pakistan, such as the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan. Read Article

Nawaz Sharif, daughter arrive in Lahore after jail sentence is suspended

A large number of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) party supporters, including women workers, gathered outside the Haj Terminal to welcome them.  Read Article

Is China's BRI a debt trap?

The reach of the BRI is now not only limited to Asia and Africa, but also to as far as Europe and the Americas. Read Article

Former columnist jailed for 'abusive' posts on Suu Kyi in Myanmar

In the latest case threatening free expression in the country, a former columnist for state media has been jailed for seven years for "abusive" Facebook posts about Myanmar leader Aung San… Read Article

Hafiz Saeed to approach court to retrieve frozen assets of JuD, FIF

The government took over around 184 buildings, schools, hospitals and dispensaries belonging to the JuD and FIF after the promulgation of the presidential ordinance last year and subsequently… Read Article

Pakistan's new government follows 'consistent policy' towards China: General Bajwa

Pakistan Army chief's assurance about the new government besides the Pakistan military following a "consistent policy" towards China comes in the backdrop of reports of differences… Read Article

Pakistan, Bangladesh banned Triple Talaq much before India

In Pakistan and Bangladesh, it requires the man who wishes to divorce his wife to give the 'arbitration council' a written notice of his having done so, and supply a copy of the same to his… Read Article

Chronology of major events leading to Nawaz Sharif's arrest and his imminent release

The Islamabad High Court suspends the jail sentences of Sharif, his daughter and son-in-law in a corruption case and orders their release from the Adiala Jail. Read Article

Imran Khan mulls giving citizenship to refugees' kids born in Pakistan

Khan said no decision has yet been taken and he invites lawmakers to hold a debate on the issue. Read Article

War crimes prosecutor begins examining alleged Rohingya deportations

The move comes nearly two weeks after judges ruled that even though Myanmar has not signed up to the Hague-based ICC, the court still has jurisdiction over crimes against the Rohingya because… Read Article

European experts corner Pakistan for sponsoring terror

Speaking at an event titled `Preventing and Combating Growing Terrorism in South Asia`, during the 39th Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in Geneva, Paul Stott, a Research… Read Article

Nawaz Sharif, daughter Maryam's jail terms suspended by Islamabad High Court

Sharif and his daughter Maryam were serving 10- and seven-year jail terms in the Avenfield case. Maryam's husband's one-year jail term was also suspended. Read Article