Tillerson speaks with Swaraj, Pak PM to discuss Afghan policy

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 21 US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson today spoke with Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, India's External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Afghan Foreign...

Aug 22, 2017 2:06 AM | Newsscroll

China could pay high price for pursuing CPEC ambitions in Pakistan, says editorial

Brussels [Belgium], Aug.21 : Recent kidnappings, drive-by shootings and bomb attacks in Balochistan and in other parts of Pakistan have led a concerned China into believing that it might have...

Aug 20, 2017 1:12 PM | Newsscroll

Pak must ensure its soil not used for terror activities: US

ccommanderFrom Sajjad HusainIslamabad, Aug 19 A top US commander has asked Pakistan to ensure that its soil is not used for any terrorist attack against the neighbours.United States Central Command...

Aug 20, 2017 1:57 AM | Newsscroll

State funeral for Pakistan's 'Mother Teresa'

Karachi, Aug 19 - Ruth Pfau, a German nun who devoted her life to combatting leprosy in Pakistan, was buried with full state honours today, in an unprecedented service for a foreign Christian in the...

Aug 20, 2017 1:47 AM | Newsscroll

'Pakistan's Mother Teresa' accorded state funeral

(Eds: Updating with fresh inputs)Karachi, Aug 19 Ruth Katherina Martha Pfau, a German physician and nun who dedicated her life to eradicating leprosy in Pakistan and known as "Pakistan's Mother...

Aug 19, 2017 7:46 PM | Newsscroll

Imran Khan's party challenges nomination of Sharif's wife

By M ZulqernainLahore, Aug 19 Opposition Imran Khan's party today challenged in Lahore High Court the candidature of ousted Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif's wife, Kulsoom Nawaz, alleging that...

Aug 19, 2017 6:10 PM | Newsscroll

'Pakistan's Mother Teresa' accorded state funeral

Karachi, Aug 19 Ruth Katherina Martha Pfau, a German physician and nun known as "Pakistan's Mother Teresa" was today accorded a full state funeral, a first for a Christian woman in the...

Aug 19, 2017 5:01 PM | Newsscroll

Pakistan's 'Mother Teresa' Dr Ruth Pfau laid to rest in Karachi

Lahore [Pakistan], August 19 : Pakistan's 'Mother Teresa' Dr Ruth Pfau,the founder of Marie Adelaide Leprosy Center (MALC), was laid to rest in Gora Qabaristan following a state funeral, held...

Aug 18, 2017 5:49 PM | Newsscroll

Regional peace linked to resolution of Kashmir issue: Pak

By Sajjad HussainIslamabad, Aug 16 Pakistan said today that regional peace and progress was directly linked to the resolution of all outstanding matters, including the "core issue" of Jammu and...

Aug 16, 2017 7:42 PM | Newsscroll

Pak PM chairs National Security Committee meeting

Islamabad [Pakistan], Aug 16 : Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi is holding a high level meeting of the National Security Committee in Islamabad today. The meeting is being...

Aug 15, 2017 5:00 PM | Newsscroll