Pakistan court annuls Musharaff's death sentence

2020-01-13 20:55

A Pakistan court has annulled the death sentence handed to former military ruler Pervez Musharraf, ruling a special court which found him guilty of treason last year was unconstitutional, a government prosecutor told AFP.

People protest for Trump impeachment | Calls for Boris Johnson to take responsibility over Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe: WATCH the top world news videos for today

2019-12-18 07:24

Hundreds rally for impeachment in Times Square | Husband of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe calls on Boris Johnson to 'take responsibility'; here are the top world news videos for today. WATCH.

Three patients die as lawyers clash with doctors in Pakistan hospital

2019-12-11 19:35

At least three heart patients have died after a group of lawyers attacked doctors at a cardiac hospital in Pakistan's eastern city of Lahore, officials and ministers said.

Pakistan's Khan arrives in Iran as tensions rise in Gulf

2019-10-13 13:38

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan visited Iran following a request from the United States and Saudi Arabia for him to try to defuse rising tensions in the Gulf.

Pakistan's Khan warns of 'bloodbath' in Indian Kashmir

2019-09-28 07:15

Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan has warned the UN in stark terms of the threat of a "bloodbath" in Kashmir, even invoking the possibility that its dispute with India over the territory could escalate into an all-out nuclear war.

Pakistan sentences three in infamous wedding video killing

2019-09-05 17:33

A Pakistani court has sentenced three men to life in prison for the murder of women filmed enjoying themselves at a wedding, in a notorious years-old case that spotlighted so-called "honour killings".

India says soldier killed in Kashmir border clash

2019-08-24 08:29

An Indian soldier has been killed by Pakistani forces on the Kashmir border, the military has said.

Trump talks Kashmir with India, Pakistan PMs

2019-08-21 05:35

US President Donald Trump has spoken with the prime ministers of India and Pakistan, urging them to reduce tensions over the disputed region of Kashmir.

How a red dot symbolised Kashmiri resistance against India's move

2019-08-17 08:03

The famous red dot that marks the story of Indian-administered Kashmir on social media came much before India scrapped the Muslim-majority region of its special status.

Monsoon rains in Pakistan kill at least 17 people

2019-08-12 21:25

Heavy rains inundate much of Pakistan, leaving large parts of Karachi under water and causing at least 17 deaths, officials say.


At least 10 dead in SW Pakistan mosque bombing: police

2020-01-10 19:18

At least 10 people were killed and 16 others wounded in a bomb blast during evening prayers at a mosque in southwestern Pakistan on Friday, police and a doctor say.

Pakistan military slams death sentence on former chief Musharraf

2019-12-17 22:38

Exiled former Pakistan military leader Pervez Musharraf has been sentenced to death after being found guilty of treason, a verdict that drew swift condemnation from the country's armed forces which have ruled the country for almost half its 72-year history.

WATCH | At least 65 killed in Pakistan passenger train fire

2019-10-31 10:11

At least 65 people have been killed and dozens wounded after a passenger train erupted in flames in central Pakistan. WATCH NOW.

Social media outrage as Pakistani official buys burqas for students

2019-10-07 19:41

Pakistani social media was fuming Monday after pictures showing girls in burqas bought for them by local authorities went viral, igniting anger in a deeply patriarchal country where women have fought for their rights for decades.

Deported US veteran fights for citizenship | US ex-cop trial: WATCH the top world news videos for today

2019-09-25 05:56

Deported veteran back in US in citizenship bid | Ex-cop on trial thought 'it was my apartment'; here are the top world news videos for today. WATCH.

Hong Kong protests | Khan talks nuclear over Kashmir: WATCH the top world news videos for today

2019-09-03 05:41

Hong Kong leader says never contemplated resignation | Won't use nuclear weapons first, says Imran Khan amid tension with India; here are the top world news videos for today. WATCH.

Pakistan asks UN to remove Priyanka Chopra as goodwill ambassador

2019-08-21 22:02

Pakistan has lodged an official complaint with the United Nations, demanding the removal of Indian actress Priyanka Chopra as a UN goodwill ambassador over her "support for war" amid heightened tensions between the two nuclear-armed neighbours.

Pakistan PM welcomes UN's move to discuss Kashmir

2019-08-17 13:31

Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan welcomed the UN Security Council's decision to discuss tensions in the disputed region of Kashmir, a day after India slammed the rare meeting.

Statue of Liberty | Trudeau accepts he broke rules: WATCH the top world news videos for today

2019-08-15 06:02

Professor: Statue poem embraces diversity | Canada's Trudeau accepts he broke ethics rules; here are the top world news videos for today. WATCH.

WATCH | 'I like plastic': Pakistan's toxic 'love affair' with waste

2019-08-02 17:31

From the once pristine rivers of Hindu Kush to the slums of Islamabad, Pakistan is being smothered by plastic due to a lack of public awareness, government inertia, and poor waste management.

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