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Former Pakistani minister Shireen Mazari arrested

Islamabad: Senior Pakistan-Tehreek-Insaf (PTI) leader and former federal minister for human rights Shireen Mazari was arrested from Islamabad , Geo News reported Saturday.

China is secretly increasing sea-borne oil imports from Russia at bargain prices

China has increased the purchase of Russian oil at discounted rates, Reuters reported.

Pakistani Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari to visit China

Islamabad: Pakistani Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari will go to China from May 21 to 22 on his first official foreign visit since assuming office in April to discuss bilateral trade and economic cooperation, the Foreign Ministry said on Friday.  

Afghanistan: Taliban bans wheat export

Kabul: The Taliban on Friday banned the wheat exports from Afghanistan with immediate effect in order to meet domestic demand.

Afghanistan: Taliban issues diktat, directs female TV presenters to wear masks while going live

Kabul:  The Taliban’s Ministry of Propagation of Virtue and Prohibition of Vice has issued yet another bizarre diktat by which female TV presenters are directed to wear masks while going live.

Afghanistan: Attempted suicide cases, involving mostly women, rising in Badakhshan

Kabul: Health officials in Afghanistan's Badakhshan province has said around 30 people, who attempted to commit suicide, have been brought to the hospital in the past three months.

Pakistan rupee close to touching 200 mark against dollar

Islamabad: The Pakistani rupee continues to record a new low against the US dollar, trading at Rs 199.61, in the inter-bank market on Wednesday.

Pakistani TikToker faces flak for making video where she can be posing by forest fire

Islamabad: A Pakistan TikToker recently drew flak from the public and social activists over posting a video of a forest fire in Islamabad's Margalla Hills.

Afghanistan: Taliban clash with Tajik border guards close to Sher Khan Bandar

Kabul: Tajik border guards and Taliban forces recently fought on the border between the two countries near Sher Khan Bandar, local sources in Kunduz province told Khaama Press.

Acute water shortage staring Pakistan in the face, warns Pakistani minister Sherry

Minister for Climate Change Sherry Rehman on Monday said Pakistan will need to conserve water and reduce impact of climate change or else it will  become a water scarcity-hit country by 2025.

Pakistan: Highway blocked in Balochistan to protest against arrest of two women

turbat: Hundreds of women blocked a highway between Turbat and Hoshab as they demonstrated against the arrest of two women on Monday, media reports said.

Pakistan: Journalists continue demonstrations demanding release of colleague

Bara: Journalists of three press clubs in Khyber district, political leaders and social activists recently demonstrated at the Khyber Chowk in Bara to demand the release of journalist Khadim Khan.

Pakistan: Pemra warns TV channels over airing content against state institutions

Islamabad: The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) has issued a directive to satellite TV channels and asked them to refrain from telecasting content against state institutions.

Pakistan: FIR registered in killing of two Sikh men

Islamabad: The counter-terrorism department (CTD) has filed First Information Report into the recent killing of two Sikh traders in Pakistan, media reports said on Wednesday.

Pakistan: Two suspects of Karachi Saddar blast killed during encounter with security forces

Islamabad: Pakistan security forces have killed two suspected terrorists who were involved in the Karachi Saddar blast, media reports said on Wednesday.