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Quetta- Militants blew up a 16 inch gas pipeline in Balochistan's volatile Dera Bugti district today, said an official. A security official, who requested anonymity, said that the militants had planted an improvised explosive device (IED) close to a gas pipeline in the Pir Koh area of Dera Bugti. He said the IED exploded with a considerably loud bang blowing up a 16 inch diameter gas pipeline in the area. "Gas supply to Sui purification plant ...

Quetta- Lawyers in Quetta clashed with police today, during a protest against alleged police torture on their colleague. The law practitioners claimed that police pulled a senior lawyer from his car and subjected him to torture in Quetta. Against the incident, a large number of lawyers, most of them carrying sticks in their hands, came out on roads and staged a protest demonstration at Manan Chowk. The infuriated lawyers blocked the main ...

Gujranwala- A military helicopter made crash landing near Gujranwala city in north Punjab, today. According to officials, the helicopter made a crash-landing due to some ‘technical reasons.’ He said the pilot and the crew remained safe on the landing near the Nandipur town of Gujranwala district of Punjab.

LAHORE - The eight-month ‘deadlock’ between the Pakistan ...

CHARSADDA - At least three persons were killed and 41 others, ...

ISLAMABAD - In an apparent move to calm down the on-going roughness ...

ISLAMABAD - The Supreme Court Tuesday suspended the victory ...

Rawalpindi - Pakistan conducted a successful training launch of short ...

WASHINGTON - The number of US troops in Afghanistan may drop well ...

ISLAMABAD- Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar today held a meeting with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in Islamabad and discussed several issues including the peace talks with the Taliban. The prevailing ...

ISLAMABAD- Benazir Income Support Program (BISP) released Rs. 328 million for approximately 51,000 beneficiaries of Thar as a special compensation amounting to additional Rs. 6400 per beneficiary. ...

Islamabad- Federal Minister for Finance, Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar chaired a meeting of the committee on allotments in New Secretariat Block at the finance ministry today morning. Minister for ...

Rawalpindi- Annual intermediate examination under Rawalpindi Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (RBISE) will commence from April, 30. As many as 116417 candidates will take part in the ...

TAFTAN- Iranian security forces sends seventeen Pakistani nationals back to Pakistan. They were handed over to Levies force on Pak-Iran border. These Pakistani workers were living in Iran without ...

Washington- Terming Pakistan as an “important country in an important place” in the world, the US has said that nothing has changed its desire to work with the south Asian country on a ...

Swat- At least 19 people were injured when a pick-up plunged into a trench near Marghazar road today. The accident took place owing to over-speeding when the pick-up lost control due to failed ...

  Nine people, including policemen, were killed and dozens wounded in two separate bomb and gun attacks in Pakistan's volatile northwest on Tuesday, police said, a week after the Taliban refused ...

ISLAMABAD - Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif on Tuesday paid a visit to Inter-Services Intelligence Headquarters in Islamabad for a briefing on professional matters and also for a one-on-one ...

ISLAMABAD - Amid serious reservations and concerns coming from both sides, which have virtually pushed the peace process in a dead alley, Federal Interior Minister Ch Nisar Ali Khan has called the ...

LAHORE - Former president Pervez Musharraf can leave the country next month as he is expecting decision on his petition by Sindh High Court (SHC) concerning removal of his name from Exit Control List ...

DERA MURAD JAMALI - A roadside explosion targeting police in restive Balochistan left a senior official injured on Tuesday morning. According to initial reports, the incident occurred in Chhatar area ...

Mianwali - A local journalist was shot dead in Mianwali on Tuesday. Motives behind his murder are yet to be ascertained. Police said Shahzad Iqbal and his brother were on their way on a motorbike ...

RAWALPINDI - Aar Paar (both sides of Kashmir) leaders paid tribute to The Nation Editor-in-Chief Dr Majid Nizami for his services to Kashmir cause. They also prayed for his long life. They were ...

RAWALPINDI - A delegation comprising 13 members of National Management College (NMC) Lahore visited Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi (PMAS-AAUR) on Tuesday in connection with ...

RAHIM YAR KHAN - If we fail to change the current system on war footings than a blood revolution will wash away everything that comes in its way.Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif stated this while ...

RAWALPINDI: The Rawalpindi Arts Council (RAC) in collaboration with a literary society 'Sukhanwar' arranged a ceremony in connection with death anniversary of great thinker and poet Dr Allama ...

KHYBER AGENCY : An explosive device planted by unknown militants at Shiekhwal area of tehsil Landi kotal, sub-division of Khyber Agency was defused by security forces, official sources informed on ...

RAWALPINDI -  Punjab Emergency Service (PES) Rescue 1122 on Tuesday observed Earth Day by organising a cycle rally.The cycle rally was started from Chandni Chowk and culminated at Rawal Road. ...

SIALKOT-A nine-year-old was raped in village Malleki, Tehsil Daska here the other day. The girl (identity withheld) was brought to Allama Iqbal Memorial Teaching Hospital Sialkot for medico legal ...

MULTAN-The price of Chief Minister Punjab Mian Shahbaz Sharif’s dreaming is to be paid by the teachers of the province. Education authorities in the province say that the CM has a dream that ...

AHMEDPUR EAST/SANGLA HILL-The minister of state for education said that government was committed to promoting girls’ education across the country especially in the remote areas.Talking to ...

SIALKOT-The Aiwan-e-Iqbal Foundation organised a symposium on the poetry and philosophy of Allama Muhammad Iqbal (RA) here on Tuesday. Foundation President Gulzar Ahmed presided over the prestigious ...

KANGANPUR -More than a dozen unidentified men looted goods worth Rs2 million including power cable and cash from 66-KV Lesco Grid Station, merely one and half km away from the Kanganpur Police ...

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