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Pakistan's anti-graft agency arrests opposition leader

18 Sep 2019

KARACHI Pakistan's anti-graft agency said on Wednesday it had arrested opposition Pakistan People's Party leader Khursheed Shah in an investigation into the sources of his wealth, the latest high-profile detention of an opposition politician.

Pakistan PM accuses India of planning military action in Kashmir

14 Aug 2019

ISLAMABAD/KARACHI Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan used an address celebrating Independence Day on Wednesday to accuse India of planning military action in the disputed Kashmir region that has long been a flashpoint between the two nuclear-armed neighbours.

Pakistan says will move to U.N. Security Council with China's support over Kashmir

10 Aug 2019

KARACHI Pakistan says it will move the United Nations Security Council with China's support with a motion to condemn India for its decision to strip its portion of the Kashmir region of special status.

Pakistan says will move to U.N. Security Council with China's support over Kashmir

10 Aug 2019

KARACHI Pakistan says it will move the United Nations Security Council with China's support with a motion to condemn India for its decision to strip its portion of the Kashmir region of special status.

Pakistan bans Indian films from being screened in country

08 Aug 2019

KARACHI Pakistan said on Thursday it would ban the screening of Indian films in the country's cinemas, as tensions between the two countries rise over the contested Kashmir region.

Pakistan bans Indian films from being screened in country

08 Aug 2019

KARACHI Pakistan said on Thursday it would ban the screening of Indian films in the country's cinemas, as tensions between the two countries rise over the contested Kashmir region.

Pakistan bans Indian films from being screened in country

08 Aug 2019

KARACHI Pakistan said on Thursday it would ban the screening of Indian films in the country's cinemas, as tensions between the two countries rise over the contested Kashmir region.

India denies Pakistan's claims of illegal bombs amid renewed tensions over Kashmir

03 Aug 2019

KARACHI/ISLAMABAD Pakistan accused India on Saturday of using illegal cluster bombs, killing two civilians and wounding 11, in the contested Kashmir region that both countries claim.

Pakistan lost $50 million from airspace restrictions - minister

18 Jul 2019

KARACHI, Pakistan Pakistan's aviation minister on Thursday said that his country suffered loses of over eight billion rupees (£40 million) from airspace restrictions imposed since February which affected hundreds of commercial and cargo flights.

Pakistani traders strike over IMF austerity measures

13 Jul 2019

KARACHI, Pakistan Markets and wholesale merchants across Pakistan closed on Saturday in a strike by businesses against measures demanded by the International Monetary Fund to crack down on tax evasion and bolster the country's depleted public finances.

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