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Pakistan daily calls for 'unambiguous' policy against terrorism
World

Pakistan daily calls for 'unambiguous' policy against terrorism

Asking Pakistan to have a clear stand against terrorists, a leading Pakistani newspaper on Sunday wondered if Islamabad was again differentiating between "good" and "bad" militants.

Pakistan's clerics issue fatwa to allow transgender marriage
World

Pakistan's clerics issue fatwa to allow transgender marriage

At least 50 clerics have issued a fatwa (religious decree) that marriage with a transgender person is now lawful in Pakistan, a media report said on Monday.

Former ambassador harming Pakistan's interests in US, says Sartaj Aziz
World

Former ambassador harming Pakistan's interests in US, says Sartaj Aziz

Pakistan's former ambassador in the US was "lobbying against his own country" and "creating hurdles for the government", said Sartaj Aziz.

Pakistan has let the monster of religious militancy grow: Daily
World

Pakistan has let the monster of religious militancy grow: Daily

Pakistan has let the monster of religious militancy grow, admitted a Pakistani daily which noted that neutralising it will not be a short-term exercise

Pakistan minister claims Jaish chief Masood Azhar is under protective custody
World

Pakistan minister claims Jaish chief Masood Azhar is under protective custody

Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) chief Maulana Masood Azhar has been taken under "protective custody", Dawn quoted Punjab Law Minister Rana Sanaullah as saying

India and Pakistan should come together for the sake of their people, says envoy TCA Raghavan
India

India and Pakistan should come together for the sake of their people, says envoy TCA Raghavan

Indo-Pak ties were improving and better relations between the two countries would help in overcoming problems being confronted by the region, the outgoing Indian High Commissioner to Pakistan has said.

Appointment of General Janjua as Pakistan NSA makes talks with India tough: Dawn editorial
World

Appointment of General Janjua as Pakistan NSA makes talks with India tough: Dawn editorial

If talks between India and Pakistan take place, "they are now likely to have a very different tone and tenor" due to the appointment of a retired army general as Pakistan's NSA, a leading daily said on Monday

India, Pakistan both to blame for NSA talks fiasco: Pakistani newspaper
World

India, Pakistan both to blame for NSA talks fiasco: Pakistani newspaper

Both Prime Ministers Nawaz Sharif of Pakistan and Narendra Modi of India are to blame for the collapse of the NSA level talks, a Pakistani daily said on Sunday.

In denial: Udhampur attack and Naved arrest buried in most Pakistani newspapers
World

In denial: Udhampur attack and Naved arrest buried in most Pakistani newspapers

In Pakistan, the news of the arrest of Mohammed Naved was given very little coverage, possibly a fallout of criticism over reportage of the arrest of Ajmal Kasab during the 26/11 attacks in Mumbai.

Ex-Pak official says Islamabad must admit mistakes in allowing 26/11 Mumbai attacks to happen
World

Ex-Pak official says Islamabad must admit mistakes in allowing 26/11 Mumbai attacks to happen

Pakistan must admit its mistakes for allowing Pakistani terrorists to sail to Mumbai in 2008 and carry out a massacre, a retired Pakistani official said in remarks published on Tuesday.

India and Pakistan using fishermen as bargaining chips, says Pak daily
World

India and Pakistan using fishermen as bargaining chips, says Pak daily

India and Pakistan are using arrested fishermen "as bargaining chips", a leading Pakistani daily said.

Indian defence budget hike will create new edge of tension: Pak media
World

Indian defence budget hike will create new edge of tension: Pak media

The nearly 11 percent hike in India's military budget will create a "new edge of tension" in Indo-Pak ties against the backdrop of New Delhi's "increasingly belligerent stance" and hostility, Pakistani media reported today.

Kerry should talk to belligerent Indian leadership on border row, says Pakistan daily
World

Kerry should talk to belligerent Indian leadership on border row, says Pakistan daily

Ahead of the visits by US Secretary of State John Kerry and President Barack Obama to India, there is a hope in Pakistan that the country's leadership will use its influence over India in maintaining peace on the border, a leading daily said Wednesday.

Lahore: Advocate files petition to disqualify PM Sharif
World

Lahore: Advocate files petition to disqualify PM Sharif

A petition was filed in the Lahore High Court Saturday seeking to disqualify Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for lying in his speech to parliament.

Modi-Sharif meet: Pakistan media skeptical about outcome
World

Modi-Sharif meet: Pakistan media skeptical about outcome

In an editorial titled 'Pak-India: more of the same?', the Dawn newspaper said sticking to his pre-election script of focusing on building closer economic ties while downplaying the big, historical security issues, Sharif tried his best to sustain the feel-good factor of his presence in Delhi.

Geo TV, Jang group apologise to ISI, says 'coverage was distressful'
World

Geo TV, Jang group apologise to ISI, says 'coverage was distressful'

Geo TV network and Jang media group on Monday tendered an apology to Pakistan's armed forces and the ISI for hurling allegations on its chief Lt Gen Zaheerul Islam over the assassination attempt on leading anchor Hamid Mir.

Pakistani media questions expulsion of Indian journalists
Politics

Pakistani media questions expulsion of Indian journalists

The Pakistan government needs to make its position clear now as to why two Indian journalists have been asked to leave the country

Press club dharna: Pakistani couple seek asylum in Delhi
India

Press club dharna: Pakistani couple seek asylum in Delhi

For the last ten days, a Pakistani couple, Zulfikar and Fatima Shah have been camped outside the Press Club of India in Delhi, demanding asylum in India. Their reasons for doing so reveal an amazing story

Pak media slams Indian 'rhetoric and vitriol' after LoC attack
World

Pak media slams Indian 'rhetoric and vitriol' after LoC attack

The Pakistani media called on both Indian and Pakistani officials to desist from rhetoric and take steps to defuse rising tension along the LoC.

Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline work to start on 11 March
World

Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline work to start on 11 March

Unfazed by the threat of US sanctions, Pakistan and Iran will start work on the $7.5 billion gas pipeline on March 11.