August 23, 2017 1:18 PM

    Heavy monsoon rains kill 24 people in Pakistan's Karachi

    At least 24 people were killed in heavy monsoon rains that wreaked havoc in Pakistan's southern port city of Karachi in the last two days, officials said.

    August 23, 2017 10:58 AM

    Non-resolution of Kashmir dispute primary obstacle to peace, stability in the region: Pakistan

    Denying that it provides safe havens to militants, Pakistan said that a complex interplay of geopolitics and the pursuit of "hegemonic policies" were to blame for the threat to peace and stability in South Asia.

    August 23, 2017 1:34 AM

    Nawaz Sharif's wife Kulsoom suffering from throat cancer: aide

    Kulsoom Nawaz, wife of Pakistan's ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif, has been diagnosed with throat cancer, a close aide of former premier said today.

    August 23, 2017 1:34 AM

    Historic eclipse turns day into night across US

    Millions of Americans gazed in wonder through telescopes, cameras and disposable protective glasses as the moon blotted out the sun in the first full- blown solar eclipse to sweep the US from coast to coast in nearly a century.

    August 23, 2017 1:34 AM

    Want peace in Afghanistan: Pakistan

    Pakistan on Tuesday said that it wants peace in Afghanistan and pledged to work to eliminate terrorism.

    August 23, 2017 1:34 AM

    Trump unveils new Afghanistan policy, slams Pakistan

    President Donald Trump has unveiled his long-awaited Afghanistan policy, warning the US will take action within Pakistan if it did not stop backing terrorists battling American forces.