Pakistan brushes off fears over Trump's Afghan strategy

Rawalpindi, Aug 21 Pakistan's military brushed off speculation today that a new US strategy for neighbouring Afghanistan could include taking a stronger line against Islamabad, insisting the country...

Aug 22, 2017 2:09 AM | Newsscroll

Anti-terror court to hear Bhutto murder case on daily basis

By Sajjad HussainIslamabad, Aug 21 An anti-terrorism court hearing the 2007 murder case of Pakistan's former prime minister Benazir Bhutto today decided to conduct daily proceedings from tomorrow in...

Aug 21, 2017 7:36 PM | Newsscroll

New US Afghan policy may push Pak towards China, Russia:Report

By Sajjad HussainIslamabad, Aug 21 Pakistan is bracing for a "tough time" and may have to seek even "deeper" ties with China and Russia to offset any fallout from the Trump administration's new...

Aug 21, 2017 12:13 PM | Newsscroll

Pak Army assures U.S. of cooperation in restoring peace in Afghanistan

Lahore [Pakistan], August 19 :Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Gen. Qamar Javed Bajwa has reaffirmed the Pakistan Army's commitment and cooperation with the US-led coalition forces in Afghanistan...

Aug 18, 2017 12:59 PM | Newsscroll

High security as Afghanistan marks independence day

Kabul, Aug 19 Afghan security forces were on high alert today as the war-weary country, reeling from a number of high-profile deadly attacks, prepared to mark its independence day with muted...

Aug 19, 2017 10:59 AM | Newsscroll

Pakistan court to initiate day-to-day hearings against Zardari in illegal assets case

Lahore [Pakistan], August 17 : An accountability court in Rawalpindi on Thursday will initiate day-to-day proceedings against the Pakistan People's Party co-chairperson Asif Ali Zardari over...

Aug 16, 2017 2:15 PM | Newsscroll

Nawaz Sharif, sons to appear before NAB on Friday

Lahore[Pakistan], August 17 : The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has summoned disqualified prime minister Nawaz Sharif and both of his sons to appear before it on Friday in connection...

Aug 16, 2017 12:31 PM | Newsscroll

Lahore HC issues contempt of court notice to Nawaz Sharif

Lahore [Pakistan], August 15 : The Lahore High Court on Tuesday issued contempt of court notices to former premier Nawaz Sharif and 13 senior leaders of Pakistan Muslim League -Nawaz (PML-N). ...

Aug 14, 2017 10:54 PM | Newsscroll

Imran Khan warns of massive protests if Article 62 amended

Islamabad [Pakistan], August 14 : Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chairman Imran Khan has threatened that he would lead the country's largest-ever protest movement if Article 62 of the Constitution...

Aug 13, 2017 3:54 PM | Newsscroll

IAF pilots' prison-break in Pak in 1971 war now made into a feature film

PTI8_13_2017_0000098B PTI8_13_2017_0000099BBy Chirinjibi ThapaNew Delhi, Aug 13 "We fight in deep enemy territory, and one bullet can cripple our aircraft. If I ever become a prisoner of war, I will...

Aug 13, 2017 4:01 PM | Newsscroll