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India Rout Pakistan 4-0, Face Malaysia in Asia Cup Hockey Final
India will face Malaysia in the final of the Asia Cup hockey championship after a thumping 4-0 win over arch-foes Pakistan in their final second-round clash here on Saturday. After the teams were deadlocked goalless at the half-time, India ran rampage with goals from Satbir Singh (39th minute), ..
US Expects Pakistan To Take Decisive Action Against Terrorism: US Secretary of State
Ahead of his India visit, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Wednesday that the US expects Pakistan to take decisive action against terrorist groups, and warned that countries that use terror as an instrument of policy will only see their international reputation diminished. Tillerson, w..
US Hits Haqqanis Again Despite Pakistan Caution
Two suspected US drone strikes on Tuesday killed 11 people on the mountainous Pakistan-Afghanistan border even as Pakistan cautioned the US to show restraint. Tuesday's strike was the third drone strike in the area in the last 24 hours. Geo News said the attack in Anjargi area targeted the h..
US, Pakistan, China Hold Talks In Muscat On Afghanistan
Senior Foreign Ministry representatives from the US, Pakistan, China and Afghanistan are meeting in the Omani capital on Monday to revive peace talks between the Afghan government and the Taliban. The Pakistan team, led by Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua, is participating in the four-nation Quad..
Pakistan Anti-Graft Court Defers Sharif’s Indictment
An anti-corruption court on Friday adjourned the indictment of ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law Muhammad Safdar in the Panama Papers case till October 19 after it witnessed a raucous protest by PML-N lawyers and supporters. The National Accountability ..
Pakistan Court Defers Sharif’s Indictment In Panama Papers case
An anti-corruption court on Friday adjourned the indictment of ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law Muhammad Safdar in the Panama Papers case till October 19 after it witnessed a raucous protest by lawyers. The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) had regi..
Pakistan Frees North American Family From Taliban, Trump Hails It
As the Pakistan Army on Thursday rescued a Canadian-American family held hostage by the Taliban after it acted on intelligence shared by the US, the US President applauded the development and said that the release was "a positive moment" for the Washington-Islamabad relationship. An Inter-Service..
Hafiz Saeed To Be Freed If No Evidence Submitted: Lahore Court
A Pakistan court has warned that it would end the house arrest of terrorist leader Hafiz Saeed, blamed for the 2008 Mumbai terror attack, if the government doesn't submit evidence against him. The Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) chief and his four aides were placed under house arrest in January under the An..
Pakistan Rakes Kashmir Issue In UN; India Ignores
Pakistan has again tried to sneak the Kashmir issue into a General Assembly debate with no relevance to the topic, but India took the high road refusing to be drawn into a "distraction" from the agenda set for the meeting. Pakistan's Permanent Representative Maleeha Lodhi devoted a significant pa..
14 Killed In Pakistan Road Accident
At least 14 people were killed and 30 others injured when a passenger wagon collided with a bus in Pakistan's Balochistan province on Saturday, police said. The accident in Mastung district took place after the wagon's driver lost control while speeding and collided with a bus coming from the opp..