KARACHI, Pakistan A retired Pakistani industrialist sent thousands of saplings to Iraq on Friday to bring shade to pilgrims, an idea formed when his relatives returned from a holy site with sunburn.
KARACHI, Pakistan, Nov 22 Pakistan's central
bank kept its main interest rate at 13.25% on Friday, having
recently stopped hiking rates as data on the economy has begun
to show that inflation is steadying.
KARACHI, Pakistan Early this year Muhammad Haider Sajjad, a thin bespectacled boy of 15, was hospitalised in Karachi, Pakistan's commercial capital.
ISLAMABAD Anti-government protesters in Pakistan called off a two-week sit-in on the capital's main highway on Wednesday, but began what they called a "Plan B" aimed at crippling the country's roads and ousting Prime Minister Imran Khan.
ISLAMABAD, Nov 13 Anti-government protesters in
Pakistan blocked a key highway linking the country to
Afghanistan on Wednesday, as part of what they called the
"second phase" of action aimed at ousting Prime Minister Imran
(This November 8 story corrects "first" to "second" in headline, para 1)
ISLAMABAD, Pakistan Swvl, an Egyptian startup with an app to book bus tickets, plans to launch operations in the Philippines, Indonesia and Bangladesh by the end of next year, a senior official said.
ISLAMABAD Patience is wearing thin among some residents of the Pakistani capital enduring another round of anti-government protests, with tens of thousands of opposition supporters showing no sign of giving up despite the onset of winter rain.
ISLAMABAD Pakistan's opposition demanded on Friday that Prime Minister Imran Khan and his administration resign within two days, raising the stakes in a protest campaign that the government has denounced as a threat to democracy.
ISLAMABAD Thousands of anti-government demonstrators were due in the Pakistani capital on Thursday to demand that the government step down, piling more pressure on Prime Minister Imran Khan as he strives to get the faltering economy on track.