ISLAMABAD (PAN): Afghan ambassador to Pakistan on Thursday lodged a strong protest with the Pakistani foreign ministry in Islamabad over recent cross border missile attacks into the eastern Afghan province of Kunar.
ISLAMABAD (PAN): Top US commander in Afghanistan General John Allen is expected to arrive in Islamabad, Pakistan’s capital, on Wednesday to discuss the resumption of NATO supply routes, amid recent protests by religious political parties.
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani stood disqualified on April 26, when he was convicted in a contempt case, the Supreme Court ruled on Tuesday -- throwing the country into a fresh round of political crisis.
ISLAMABAD (PAN): Popular Pashto singer Ghazala Jawed and her father were shot dead by unidentified gunmen in Peshawar, the capital of Pakistan’s northwestern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, an official said on Tuesday.
ISLAMABAD (PAN): At least 25 people were killed on Saturday when a powerful bomb ripped through a pick-up truck in Pakistan’s northwestern tribal region of Khyber near the Afghanistan border, officials said.