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New internet rules to give Pakistan blanket powers of censorship

Pakistan is all set to roll out new internet rules that critics say will give the government wide powers of censorship after rejecting requests...

‘Terrorism to tourism’: England cricket trip gives Pakistan a boost

The return of England's cricket team to Pakistan next year, their first visit since a deadly attack on Sri Lanka's team, is a vote...

Majority of people in Pakistan faced difficulties to wash hands during the pandemic: survey

A NEW SURVEY has found out that people in some of the countries hardest hit by Covid-19 including Pakistan and South Africa have struggled...

Main suspect in court over Pakistan motorway gang rape

A Pakistani man on Tuesday (13) was charged with being the main suspect in the gang rape of a mother on the side of...

Pakistani toddler’s murder sparks outrage

Police in northwest Pakistan have made a string of arrests as they search for the killer of a two-year-old girl whose rape and murder...

Pakistan bans TikTok over ‘immoral content’

Pakistan on Friday (9) banned the wildly popular video sharing app TikTok, as authorities press their clampdown on “immoral” content. Chinese-owned TikTok which has become...

Pakistani man’s death penalty overturned in blasphemy case

A Pakistani court has overturned the 2014 conviction of a Christian man sentenced to death for blasphemy in a case that prompted a mob...

Sedition charges against Nawaz Sharif, daughter for comments against Pakistani military

PAKISTAN former prime minister Nawaz Sharif his daughter Maryam Nawaz and dozens of his party leaders are facing sedition charges over comments criticising the...

Pak govt to push for Nawaz Sharif’s deportation from UK Islamabad

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has asked relevant authorities to take steps to bring back PML-N supremo Nawaz Sharif from London and to ensure...

Pakistan targets $1b from telecom spectrum auction this week

THIS WEEK Pakistan will start the auction of selling unused telecom spectrum. The country hopes to raise around $1 billion and enhance network capacity,...