An Indian government minister reiterated on Thursday the country's plan to restrict the flow of water to Pakistan from its share of rivers, the latest effort by New Delhi to pressure its neighbor after a militant attack in Kashmir.
Reuters. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 12:30:24 -0500.
Pakistan's prime minister has authorized the armed forces to "respond decisively and comprehensively to any aggression or misadventure" by India, as tensions soar between the nuclear-armed rivals.
Fox News. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 13:43:37 GMT.
KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) - A Pakistani court has extended the detention of a provincial assembly speaker and opposition member arrested on corruption allegations. ...
Washington Times. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 06:16:31 -0500.
Afghanistan's Foreign Ministry summoned the Pakistani ambassador on Wednesday over his remarks that Afghan peace talks could be affected if India resorted to violence after last week's attack on Indian paramilitary police in Kashmir. ...
Yahoo. Wed, 20 Feb 2019 10:05:41 -0500.
Saudi Arabia's crown prince says his country is ready to share intelligence with India, a day after visiting India's foe Pakistan with the aim of solving the Kashmir dispute.
Sky News. Wed, 20 Feb 2019 11:55:00 +0000.
The Pakistan Readymade Garments Exporters Association has rejected a Human Rights Watch report claiming labour abuses in garment factories is rife, adding it "totally disagrees" with the findings.
Just Style. Wed, 20 Feb 2019 10:59:00 GMT.
ISLAMABAD (AP) - Pakistan's anti-corruption body says it has arrested the speaker of a provincial assembly and member of an opposition party headed by former President Asif Ali Zardari. ...
Washington Times. Wed, 20 Feb 2019 04:22:29 -0500.
An Indian citizen on death row in Pakistan for alleged spying committed "terrorist" acts on New Delhi's orders, lawyers representing Islamabad told the UN's top court on the second day of a hearing over the fate of the man.
Radio Liberty. Tue, 19 Feb 2019 17:21:32 +0000.
Pakistani senators visited Mohammed bin Salman's apartment in Islamabad on Monday night to present him with a gold-plated Heckler & Koch MP5K machine gun and a portrait of himself.
Daily Mail. Tue, 19 Feb 2019 15:53:03 +0000.
At the same time, Moscow understands that multilateral platforms will inevitably be affected by bilateral conflicts, says official
Tass. Tue, 19 Feb 2019 15:36:08 +0300.
Facts About Pakistan
The Islamic Republic of Pakistan is an Asian country, located between
India to the east, Afghanistan and Iran to the west, and China to the
north. Its capital city is Islamabad, and its largest city is
Karachi. Pakistan's currency is the Pakistan Rupee.
The primary languages used in Pakistan are Urdu and English, and in 2007,
Pakistan's estimated population was 164,742,000. Approximately 55%
of Pakistanis are Punjabi, 14% are Pashtun, 14% are Sindhi, 8% are
Mohajir, and 9% are other ethnicities.