ISLAMABAD (PAN): Pakistan has renewed its abiding interest in Afghanistan’s stability and prosperity, saying its leadership remained committed to working closely with the government in Kabul to achieve the objective.
ISLAMABAD (PAN): Afghan Ambassador to Pakistan Mohammad Omar Daudzai on Tuesday urged Islamabad to review its decision on expelling illegal refugees living in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, an official said.
KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai and the Meshrano Jirga on Sunday condemned the assassination of High Peace Council member Maulvi Arsala Rahmani, with some lawmakers blaming regional intelligence networks for masterminding the murder.
ISLAMABAD (PAN): Five people of a family were killed on Friday when a mortar shell hit their vehicle in Pakistan’s restive northwestern tribal region of Khyber near the Afghanistan border, officials said.
ISLAMABAD (PAN): Renowned Pakhtun nationalist leader Afzal Khan Lala plans to call a two-day joint grand tribal jirga involving delegates from both sides of the Durand Line in Peshawar, to resolve the Afghan conflict.
ISLAMABAD (PAN): Nearly a dozen Pakistani troops were killed in an insurgent attack on their post in the militancy-plagued tribal region of North Waziristan near the Afghan border, the military said on Monday.