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Tillerson urges India to seek rapprochement with Pakistan

Pakistan could lose status as privileged ally over Afghan militant support, warns US

Loading... The United States warned an angry Pakistan on Tuesday that it could lose its status as a privileged military ally if it continues giving safe haven to...

Sindh Police official among kidnappers killed in raid to rescue PPP lawmaker's son

Sindh Police official among kidnappers killed in raid to rescue PPP lawmaker’s son

An official of Sindh Police was among the five suspected kidnappers killed in a shootout in Karachi on Wednesday evening. The shootout had occurred during a police...

LHC tells Pemra to stop 'anti-judiciary' speeches from airing on national media

LHC tells Pemra to stop ‘anti-judiciary’ speeches from airing on national media

The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Thursday ordered the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) to prevent the airing ‘anti-judiciary’ speeches of...

Saudi security forces display military might ahead of Haj

Saudi security forces display military might ahead of Haj

Saudi security forces on Wednesday displayed military might at a spectacular military parade held in preparation for the annual Haj pilgrimage in the holy city of...

Why did India take so long to outlaw ‘triple talaq’?

Why did India take so long to outlaw ‘triple talaq’?

FOR years, if a Muslim man in India wanted to divorce his wife, he didn’t need to go to court, engage lawyers or participate in lengthy settlement and custody battles....

Should Pakistan worry about US aid when its relationship with China is worth $110 billion?

Should Pakistan worry about US aid when its relationship with China is worth $110 billion?

DONALD Trump may not sound differentfrom every other press statement and leaked comment that has come out of Washington since 9/11, but this is a different Washington....

Pakistan to approach friendly nations to counter US's hardening stance

Pakistan to approach friendly nations to counter US’s hardening stance

A high-level meeting of military and political leaders under the chairmanship of Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi concluded Thursday evening with a strong rejection...

Senate lashes out at Trump over tirade

Senate lashes out at Trump over tirade

ISLAMABAD: Senators on Wednesday denounced US President Donald Trump’s statement against Pakistan, with many urging that the US ambassador be summoned to the Foreign...

Dilemma of research in Pakistan’s public universities

Dilemma of research in Pakistan’s public universities

Research programmes at most public university departments in Pakistan are highly dubious and purely a mockery of research. The problem lies with the very...

Tillerson urges India to seek rapprochement with Pakistan

Tillerson urges India to seek rapprochement with Pakistan

WASHINGTON: US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, while underlining the measures the Trump administration can take to prevent Pakistan from allegedly supporting the...