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Pakistan Says It Foiled Plot to Free Militant Behind Daniel Pearl's Death

New York Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - The Pakistani military said on Friday that it had foiled an attempt by militants to free Ahmed Omar Sheikh, the British-born militant who was convicted and sentenced to death for his role in the 2002 killing of the American ...
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Watson impressed with Pakistani quick

cricket.com.au - ‎9 hours ago‎
Australia are pooled with Pakistan in Group 2 for the World T20 and as the only member of the Aussie squad playing in the PSL, Watson has gained some invaluable insight into some of the players Steve Smith's side will come up against in their third ...
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Once Pakistan's Pride, Its Embattled National Airline Fights To Survive

NPR - ‎Feb 11, 2016‎
Some airlines are just airlines. But others mean a lot more than that to the people they serve. Pakistan's national carrier was long a source of patriotic pride, a symbol of unity in a divided country.

Pakistan's balancing act between Iran and Saudi Arabia

Asia Times - ‎2 hours ago‎
Recent twists in Pakistan's foreign policy to maintain a balance between Saudi Arabia and Iran reflect the country's historical obsession with acting as the leader of the 'Muslim Ummah' and also the on-going sectarian tussle, roots of which can be ...
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Pakistan's 'state actors' should stop supporting terrorism: India

The Hindu - ‎23 minutes ago‎
India on Friday seized on former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf's admission that ISI trains LeT and Jaish militants and asked Pakistan's “state actors” to stop supporting terrorism in the region. “Musharraf's admission on ISI involvement in ...
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Pakistan district bans Valentine's Day celebrations

BBC News - ‎1 hour ago‎
A district in north-western Pakistan has banned Valentine's Day celebrations. The local government in Kohat, in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, has told police officers to stop shops from selling Valentine's Day cards and items.
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Pakistan says no 'organized presence' of Islamic State, despite intelligence chief's warning

Reuters Canada - ‎56 minutes ago‎
ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Different officials in Pakistan's government have taken seemingly contradictory stands on Islamic State's influence in the country, after a rare warning by an intelligence chief that the Middle East-based militant group posed a ...
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Pakistan: 7 injured in 3 separate grenade attacks in Karachi

India Today - ‎6 hours ago‎
Unidentified attackers hurled three hand grenades in Karachi on Friday, injuring at least 7 people, dunyanews.tv reported. Two school children and a policeman were among the injured, Pakistani media reported. The attackers targeted a police station ...
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South Asian Games: Pakistan eye hat-trick of titles in final against India

The Express Tribune - ‎9 hours ago‎
KARACHI: Pakistan Whites are all set to take on their Indian counterparts in the final of the South Asian Games at the Tayebulla Hockey Stadium in Guwahati, India on Friday with one eye on the glory of defeating their arch-rivals and the other on ...
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No question of withdrawing troops from Siachen as proposed by Pakistan, says Army

The Indian Express - ‎4 hours ago‎
Responding to the statement from Pakistan in this connection, General Officer Commanding-in Chief of the Northern Command, Lt General D S Hooda, said, “No question of troops withdrawal from Siachen as proposed by Pakistan unless Indian position on ...
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Indian Websites Prone to Cyber-Attacks by Pakistan During Key Events: Report

NDTV - ‎36 minutes ago‎
India-Pakistan rivalry has spilled over into cyberspace through hacktivism and even "state-sponsored" attacks with popular Indian websites more prone to such strikes during high-profile events like cricket matches and Independence Day, a CIA-backed ...
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Diplomat slams NYT article blaming Pakistan for Islamic State

The Express Tribune - ‎2 hours ago‎
“The whole world, including American officials and military commanders, is praising Pakistan's successful military operations in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas.

NSG waiver, India-US nuclear deal disturbed stability: Pakistan

Economic Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan today alleged that the Nuclear Supplier Group's "discriminatory waiver" to India and the Indo-US nuclear deal have allowed it to increase its fissile material and disturb the strategic stability in South Asia.
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IPL spot-fixing: BCCI bans Pakistan umpire Asad Rauf for 5 years

Hindustan Times - ‎4 hours ago‎
The Disciplinary Committee of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Friday, after a meeting in Mumbai, banned controversial Pakistan umpire Asad Rauf for five years from any form of cricket that falls under purview of the Indian Board ...

Don't Blame Pakistan for ISIS

New York Times - ‎19 hours ago‎
Putting blame on Pakistan for every ill of the world may rather be construed as yet another attempt to undermine the fledgling reconciliation process in Afghanistan, where Pakistan, together with China and the United States, is trying its best to bring ...
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India vs Pakistan World T20 match opposed by ex-serviceman in Himachal Pradesh

IBNLive - ‎9 hours ago‎
Ex-servicemen in Himachal Pradesh have strongly opposed the World Twenty20 match between India and Pakistan at Dharamsala on March 19 and asked the BCCI to reconsider the issue, keeping in view the sentiments of families of martyrs and patriots.

Cricket can get nasty: India v Pakistan rivalry boils over into cyber-war

The Register - ‎20 hours ago‎
The continuing rivalry between India and Pakistan has spilled over into cyberspace, with activity peaking around nationalist holidays and sports fixtures.
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Pakistan to sign five more LNG agreements

The Express Tribune - ‎9 hours ago‎
ISLAMABAD: Minister of Petroleum and Natural Resources Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has said that five more liquefied natural gas-based agreements will be signed with Qatar after the government inked a $16-billion deal for gas import a day ago.
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Hindu Marriages Will Be Legitimized in Pakistan

The Diplomat - ‎17 hours ago‎
Marriage laws in some countries, including Pakistan, India, and Israel, are specific to religious groups. For example, in India, Hindus can only legally practice monogamy, but Muslims are allowed up to four wives in accordance with their traditions ...
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