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Muktijoddha Mancha organises human chain rally against Pakistan

Water level in Sylhet decreases, misery increases

Rain brings relief in different places including Dhaka

Government employees want 60 percent salary hike

Siam to star opposite Mithila Palkar in a Bollywood film

Who paid for Imran Khan's private flight?

Islamabad, April 21: Former Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan flew on a private plane from Islamabad to Karachi, which was paid for by a dubai-based businessman. There has been questions about who paid the cost of Imran's flight.

Religious violence on rise in Pakistan, says report

Islamabad: Imran Khan's government has failed to reduce religious violence in Pakistan, and this has led to a rise in the incidents of religious violence in the country. This information was given by the Indian news agency ANI quoting various local sources and media outlets.

Pakistan political crisis: President Alvi dissolves National Assembly on PM Imran Khan's advice

Islamabad: Pakistan President Dr Arif Alvi on Sunday dissolved the National Assembly on Prime Minister Imran Khan's advice under Article 58 of the Constitution as the country gears up to witness yet another twist in the political situation.

Pakistani media condemns Imran Khan's untimely visit to Russia

Islamabad, March 6: Political analysts, researchers and commentators in the Pakistani media have taken a tough stand on Imran Khan's visit to Russia. They are even confused about the Prime Minister's visit to Moscow on the opening day of the Russia-Ukraine war.

Terrorism: Pakistan likely to slip into FATF's black list

The Financial Action Task Force (FATF)'s working group and plenary meeting started last Monday, February 21 in Paris, the capital of France. It will continue till March 4. The fate of Pakistan, which has already been on the 'gray list' of the FATF for the last four years, is now particularly dependent on this meeting.

OIC conference in Islamabad was a circus: Pakistan's former ISI chief

Islamabad: Pakistan's Former ISI chief Lieutenant General Asad Durrani has termed the 17th Foreign Ministers-level Conference of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) recently held in Islamabad as a 'circus'. He recently made this remark in a virtual webinar hosted by the Development Communications Network.

Human rights situation in Pakistan stigmatized with rising cases of forced disappearance and abduction

Islamabad: The culture of forced disappearance and abductions is not new in Pakistan, but the United Nations has expressed concern that such incidents are rising rapidly in recent years.

Pakistan seeing sharp rise in corruption, sex crimes: PM Imran Khan

Islamabad, Pakistan: Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan has recently said that corruption and sex crimes are on the rise in the country. 

Pakistan: Gun attack on car leaves four people dead in Quetta

Islamabad, January 29: At least four people died in a gun attack on a car on Saryab Road of the Balochistan capital Quetta city in Pakistan on Friday, media reports said.

Explosion in Pakistan market kills three, injures several

Lahore/Islamabad, January 21: An explosion ripped through roadside stalls at the Anarkali Bazaar (Market) area of Lahore in Pakistan on Thursday, leaving at least three people dead and more than 26 others wounded, according to local media reports.

Trade between Afghanistan, Central Asian nations increases amid decline in business with Pakistan: Reports

Kabul, January 18: Data provided by the Afghanistan Chamber of Commerce and Investment (ACCI) has shown trade volume between Afghanistan and three Central Asian republics – Tajikistan, Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan – has increased in the current year, amid decline in business with Pakistan, media reports said.

Pakistan: Three people killed in Karachi shootout

Islamabad, December 27: At least three people died and two people, including  a policeman, were injured due to a shootout in Pakistan's Karachi city on Monday, media reports said.

Pakistan: Policeman killed, 2 injured in gun attack in Rawalpindi

Islamabad, December 15: A policeman was killed and two others were injured in a firing incident in Rawalpindi district of Pakistan's east Punjab province, a police official said Tuesday.

Relations between the two countries will be better if Islamabad apologizes: Former Pakistani Ambassador

Own representative, Dhaka, December 6: Former Pakistani Ambassador to Pakistan Hussein Haqqani has said that many Pakistanis support Bangladesh's apology for the genocide in 1971. He said the demand was for all those who believed in collective apology. Asking for forgiveness can put the past behind us and create new relations between the two countries.

Pakistan: Mob in Sialkot burns to death Sri Lankan factory manager on blasphemy charge

A mob in Pakistan's Sialkot area on Friday tortured a Sri Lankan man to death and then burned his body on charges of blasphemy, media reports said.