September 29, 2020 12:10 (IST)
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Pakistan: Supreme Court bars release of prime accused in journalist Daniel Pearl murder case

Islamabad/UNI: Pakistan Supreme Court on Monday barred the Sindh government from releasing Omer Saeed Sheikh, main accused in the Daniel Pearl murder case.

Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) President Shehbaz Sharif arrested as his bail is rejected

Islamabad/UNI: Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) President and Leader of Opposition in National Assembly, Shehbaz Sharif, was arrested on Monday after his bail plea in the money laundering case was rejected by the Lahore High Court (LHC).

Protesters chant slogans, hurl abuses outside Nawaz Sharif's  residence

London/UNI: About two dozen men gathered outside Nawaz Sharif's London residence yelling slogans and hurling abuses against him.

Children in Pakistan are vulnerable to many forms of violence and exploitation: EU Chronicle

In its editorial, the EU Chronicle magazine has claimed that children in Pakistan are vulnerable to many forms of violence and exploitation.

Pakistan exploits Kashmiri youth as pawns in its proxy war: EFSAS director Junaid Qureshi tells UNHRC

Geneva:  European Foundation for South Asian Studies (EFSAS) director Junaid Qureshi has targeted Pakistan and said the country's military establishment has used youth from Jammu and Kashmir to join its various terrorist proxies like Hizbul Mujahideen, Lashkar-e-Taiba and Jaish-e-Mohammed since 1980s.

UN must intervene to protect minorities from persecution in Pakistan: Activist Anila Gulzar

Geneva: Rights activist from Pakistan Anila Gulzar has urged the United Nations to intervene and protect the rights of minorities in the south Asian nation.

UNHRC: Baloch leader targets Pakistan over its oppression on people

Geneva: President of Baloch Voice Association, Munir Mengal, told United Nations Human Right Council (UNHRC) that people in the region are unable to end oppression, suppression and forced annexation by Pakistan.

Declare BRI projects between China and Pakistan as illegal: activist urges UN

Geneva:  A prominent political activist from Pakistan Occupied Kashmir has urged the United Nations to declare Belt and Road Initiative projects between China and Pakistan as illegal and said Islamabad is committing war crimes in the Gilgit-Baltistan region.

European think-tank exposes Pakistan's terror link at UNHRC, asks why the country is still its member

Geneva: Amsterdam-based think-tank The European Foundation for South Asian Studies (EFSAS) has hit out at Pakistan PM Imran Khan-led government and said the country is harboring terrorists in its territory.

Pakistan: Lady health worker shot dead

Islamabad: Unknown gunmen shot dead a lady health worker in Mirali sub-division of North Waziris­tan tribal district of Pakistan on Monday, reflecting the lawlessness in the nation, media reports said on Friday.

UN aviation agency directs Pakistan not to issue new pilot licences

Islamabad/UNI: The Pakistani government has been told by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) that it should immediately stop the issuance of new pilot licenses in the country in the wake of an alleged scandal involving people procuring falsified commercial licences to fly.

Pakistan opposition attacked: JUI-F chief's close aide Musa Khan handed over to NAB

Peshawar:  The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Peshawar chapter on Thursday produced Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (Fazl) leader Musa Khan in front of the accountability court.

Stop Pakistan from treating us like animals: PoK activist breaks down at UNHRC

Geneva: The torture meted to people of  Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (POK) was reflected in the hard-hitting words of activist Muhammad Sajjad Raja as he broke down in the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC), appealing the global body to stop Pakistan from treating them like animals.

Pakistan's Gilgit-Baltistan move: 39-yr-old NSA Moeed W Yusuf plays a key role

Quetta: A 39-year-old Pakistani National Security Advisor (NSA) Moeed W Yusuf has played a crucial role in Islamabad’s decision to revoke the notional autonomy granted to Gilgit-Baltistan (GB).

Pashtun leader says Pakistan Army should not meddle in country's politics

Islamabad: A noted Pashtun leader has targeted the Pakistan Army and said it should not meddle in the country's politics as it violates the very essence of the Constitution.