Pakistan

Federal parliamentary constitutional republic in South Asia

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Pakistan, officially the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, is a country in South Asia. It is the world’s sixth-most populous country with a population exceeding 212,742,631 people. In area, it is the 33rd-largest country, spanning 881,913 square kilometres. Pakistan has a 1,046-kilometre (650-mile) coastline along the Arabian Sea and Gulf of Oman in the south and is bordered by India to the east, Afghanistan to the west, Iran to the southwest, and China in the northeast. It is separated narrowly from Tajikistan by Afghanistan's Wakhan Corridor in the northwest, and also shares a maritime border with Oman.

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U.S. President Donald Trump is likely to press Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan for help on ending the war in Afghanistan and fighting militants when the two..
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A female suicide bomber struck outside a hospital in Pakistan on Sunday as the wounded were being brought in from an earlier shooting against police, in a..
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On his maiden visit to the United States, where Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan will hold talks with president Donald Trump, the former was not accorded an..
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A suicide bomber struck outside a hospital in Pakistan on Sunday as the wounded were being brought in from an earlier shooting against police, in a complex..
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The single message that has to go out to Pakistan's prime minister and his entourage is that Islamabad has to begin to focus on bettering the lives of its own..
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A female suicide bomber in northwestern Pakistan killed at least eight people and wounded 26 more in an attack outside a local civilian hospital on Sunday, local..
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Meanwhile, hours before Imran's arrival, Pakistan hired the services of lobbying firm Holland & Knight. The memorandum of understanding on this was signed..
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Prime Minister Imran Khan is scheduled to meet Trump at his Oval Office on Monday, the first by a Pakistani leader in nearly four years, the last one being that..
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Voters in the turbulent former tribal zones of northwestern Pakistan went to the polls on Saturday in the first provincial elections since the region lost the..
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Prime Minister Imran Khan is scheduled to meet Trump at his Oval Office on Monday, the first by a Pakistani leader in nearly four years, the last one being that..
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New York, July 20 (IANS) Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan, who visits the US from Sunday hoping for a reset in the frayed relations between the one-time..
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Pakistani troops Saturday violated ceasefire by resorting to unprovoked mortar and small arms firing along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district of Jammu..
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The Trump Administration Friday expressed doubts over Pakistan's intentions in arresting terrorist Hafiz Muhammed Saeed, the mastermind of the 2001 Indian..
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Asserting that the security assistance to Pakistan continues to be suspended, the official said there has been only minor exceptions for assistance that is..
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The MoD has says that the Indian Army is proactively engaging with the Ministry of External Affairs and Ministry of Home Affairs to counter propaganda both at..
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Move comes after International Court of Justice's ruling
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The dossier provides details of anti-India activities, especially those meant to influence Sikh devotees, with the help of photographs.
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A 120-day operation by Delhi Police’s special cell has blown the lid off a narcotics cartel controlled by a Taliban leader and his Pakistani counterpart,..
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Pakistan has agreed on a plan to overhaul instruction at madrasas or religious schools to bring the institutions closer into line with conventional schools and..
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The attack on the police headquarter happened on Thursday and killed 12 people and the responsibility is taken by the Taliban.
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LONDON: Britain´s interior minister Sajid Javid on Friday recalled being told "to go back to where I came from" as a child, condemning extremist language after..
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The government is also carrying out development initiatives such as improving infrastructure, education, health and security equipment for the J&K Police.
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The dossier containing events from the past four years was handed over to Pakistan during the second round of Kartarpur Corridor talks.
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Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan travels to the United States on Sunday hoping the arrest of a militant leader with a $10 million U.S. bounty on his head and..
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More than 300 people died in the Kashmir region claimed by India and Pakistan in the first half of the year, according to previously unreported data - one of the..
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ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistan has ordered consular access for Kulbhushan Jadhav, a former Indian naval commander condemned to death for spying, following a..
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Ahead of Imran Khan's visit to the US, a Congressional report has said the security assistance to Pakistan would remain suspended pending 'decisive and..
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Islamabad says it will allow Indian officials to meet Kulbhushan Jadhav who has been convicted of spying.
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Pursuant to the decision of the International Court of Justice, Pakistan will grant consular access to Indian national Kulbushan Jadhav according to the..
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Zee Media Newsroom has access to the 23-page dossier handed to Islamabad on pro-Khalistani activities in Pakistan.
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The report further pointed out that Pakistan has been torn by ethnic-regional conflicts, with the zone of conflict expanding from tribal areas on the..
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Jaitley says the ICJ judgment puts Pakistan under a global gaze as to what direction it will follow
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Raveesh Kumar dismisses Pak's claims of victory, says 'read correct verdict'
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Islamabad follows military diktat, jeers 15-1 verdict by the world court
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Armed with the ICJ verdict, Indian officials will push for consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav, lodged in a Pakistani military jail for the past 3 years, and..
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Pakistan should respect the ICJ ruling on Kulbhushan Jadhav and release and repatriate the Indian national immediately, foreign minister S Jaishankar told..
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Pakistan's aviation minister on Thursday said that his country suffered loses of over eight billion rupees ($50 million) from airspace restrictions imposed since..
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On Thursday, Pakistan said it will grant consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav. The remarks came after the ICJ asked for Pakistan to go give consular access and..
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A day after Mumbai attacks mastermind Hafiz Saeed was arrested by Pakistan, India on Thursday said similar "drama" has taken place at least 8 times since 2001,..
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CBS News correspondent Imtiaz Tyab joined CBSN with more on the arrest, which comes days before Pakistan's Prime Minister is scheduled to travel to Washington.
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Pakistan’s anti-graft body on July 18 arrested former Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi in a multi-billion-rupee case related to the award of a liquefied..
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Sikh pilgrims visiting the country four times in a year are regularly subjected to anti-India propaganda and the Khalistan agenda, India said in dossier to..
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Terming the ICJ judgment in the Kulbhushan Jadhav case a "comprehensive victory" for India, BJP leader Arun Jaitley on Thursday said Pakistan has been given an..
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India has said the verdict of the ICJ in the Kulbhushan Jadhav case is a complete vindication of its stand and it is incumbent on Pakistan to implement the..
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Pakistan's anti-corruption agency arrested former Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Thursday, drawing a furious response from opposition parties, which..
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India has warned Pakistan that its conduct will be under watch and any "farcical attempts" claiming to implement the ICJ's order in the Kulbhushan Jadhav case..
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The judgement of the International Court of Justice (ICJ) delivered on the 17thof July, 2019 (in Kulbhushan Jadhav case) has strongly supported and upheld..
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Islamabad, July 18: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan Thursday said that Pakistan will proceed further "as per law" in the Kulbhushan Jadhav case after the ICJ..
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Pakistan's anti-corruption agency arrested a former prime minister, Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, on Thursday, a spokesman for the agency, the National Accountability..
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Former Pakistani Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi was arrested on Thursday by the National Accountability Board, a spokesman for the anti-graft body said.
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U.S. President Donald Trump faced criticism for saying Pakistan's arrest of the alleged mastermind of the 2008 attacks on Mumbai had come after a 10-year search,..
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The House Foreign Affairs Committee on Wednesday countered US President Donald Trump's tweet on the arrest of UN-proscribed terrorist Hafiz Saeed.
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Majority of the Pakistani media also carried the statement of the only dissenting opinion in the Jadhav case, the ad-hoc judge from Pakistan Tassaduq Hussain..
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Describing the detention of Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav in Pakistan as "illegal" and under "fabricated" charges, external affairs minister S Jaishankar on..
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"The International Court of Justice (ICJ) by a vote of 15-1 upheld India's claim that Pakistan is in violation of Vienna Convention on several counts," EAM..
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Pak PM Imran Khan tweeted, "Appreciate ICJ’s decision not to acquit, release & return Commander Kulbhushan Jadhav to India. He is guilty of crimes against the..
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A day after International Court of Justice (ICJ) announced its verdict in the Kulbhushan Jadhav case, Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday said that..
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15-1 judgment was in favour of India.
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The legislative committee highlighted that Pakistan was not searching for the 26/11 terror attack mastermind for 10 years -- as claimed by Trump. Hafiz was..
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India has urged Pakistan to immediately provide consular access to Jadhav, as per the court's directive
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Salve says ICJ rejected Pakistan's argument that the Vienna Convention excluded spies for counsellor access
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Jadhav, a former Navy officer, was purportedly "arrested" by Pakistan in 2016.
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Saeed's arrest is being seen as Pakistan acting under the pressure of Financial Action Task Force that has greylisted it
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India Wednesday hailed the verdict of the International Court of Justice in the Kulbhushan Jadhav case with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and leaders across the..
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In the verdict delivered by the International Court of Justice (ICJ) on Wednesday in the case of Kulbhushan Jadhav, Pakistan was directed to conduct an..
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India has been successful in securing the release and repatriation of 2,110 Indian prisoners, including fishermen, from Pakistan's custody since 2014 due to its..
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The United Nations' top court ordered Pakistan to stay the execution of an alleged spy from India along with a full review of his case on Wednesday, according to..
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Hafiz Saeed was keeping a low profile at his Lahore's Jauhar Town residence after the Imran Khan government took control of the JuD.
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi welcomed the verdict of the International Court of Justice on Kulbhushan Jadhav, saying "truth and justice" have prevailed...
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The ICJ ruled that Pakistan must review the death sentence for Jadhav pronounced by a Pakistani military court.
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The ICJ ruled that Pakistan must review the death sentence awarded to Jadhav by the military court.
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In a major victory for India, the International Court of Justice (ICJ) on Wednesday continued its stay on the execution of Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav,..
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