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Brother of murdered Pakistani whistleblower vows to take up fight

The brother of a whistleblower murdered over a notorious "honour killing" case vowed Wednesday to take up the cause, even as he feared becoming...

Facebook removes many accounts in India, Pakistan for “inauthentic” behaviour

Facebook has removed 712 accounts and 390 pages in India and Pakistan because of "inauthentic behaviour" and spamming, it said on Monday, much of...

Pakistan minister brands US envoy ‘little pygmy’ in Twitter row

A Pakistani minister has branded the US ambassador to Kabul a "little pygmy" in a high-level diplomatic Twitter row that erupted over ongoing peace...

Pakistan hands India findings on Kashmir militant attack

Islamabad said Wednesday it had handed New Delhi "preliminary findings" over a major suicide attack in Kashmir claimed by Pakistan-based militants, adding it would...

Pakistan says it found no links to Kashmir suicide blast

Pakistan Thursday said it had found no links between militants swept up in a recent dragnet and a suicide attack in Indian-administered Kashmir last...

Pakistan tries to cool row over PM’s comments on Afghanistan

Pakistan moved on Wednesday to cool a row with Afghanistan over reported comments by Prime Minister Imran Khan that were taken to suggest that...

Imran Khan fears conflict risk while India in election mode

Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan said he feared another security incident with India, after the two nuclear-armed countries engaged in a dangerous escalation that...

Pakistan’s former PM Sharif gets bail on medical grounds

Pakistan's Supreme Court agreed on Tuesday to release jailed former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on bail for six weeks to receive medical treatment but...

India, Pakistan spar over alleged religious conversion of Hindu girls

India and Pakistan are quarrelling over reports of an alleged kidnapping and religious conversion of two Hindu girls in mostly Muslim Pakistan last week. The...

Pakistan call for peace with India as it shows off its military might

Pakistan wants peace with India and they should focus on health and education, the Pakistani president said on Saturday during a parade to show...