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Senior Militant Leader Surrenders Himself to Pakistani Security Forces
19 Apr 2017 07:46

Senior Militant Leader Surrenders Himself to Pakistani Security Forces

Islam Times - A senior militant leader, Ehsanullah Ehsan, voluntarily surrendered himself to Pakistani security forces, dealing a blow to Jamaat-ul-Ahrar extremist group that has carried out several attacks in recent years.

 
Pakistan to Quit Saudi Coalition if Iran Targeted: Defense Minister
12 Apr 2017 11:47

Pakistan to Quit Saudi Coalition if Iran Targeted: Defense Minister

Islam Times - Pakistan has threatened to quit a Saudi-led military coalition if it were to be used against any Muslim country including Iran.

 
Saudi Arabia Beheads 3 Pakistani Nationals
10 Apr 2017 07:58

Saudi Arabia Beheads 3 Pakistani Nationals

Islam Times - Saudi Arabia has beheaded on Sunday three Pakistani nationals on drug trafficking charges, bringing to 26 the number of executions in the kingdom this year.

 
Iran-Pakistan Relations: Opportunities, Setbacks
14 Mar 2017 09:26

Iran-Pakistan Relations: Opportunities, Setbacks

Islam Times - The 2016 was a year full of highs and lows in Iran-Pakistan relations. The two countries' leaders exchanged a number of visits to neighbor capitals, showing a strong will for expansion of the mutual ties.

 
ECO Islamabad Summit, Boosting Regional Ties
5 Mar 2017 04:01

ECO Islamabad Summit, Boosting Regional Ties

Islam Times - The 13th summit of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) ended in Islamabad on Wednesday with members vowing to double intra-regional trade.

 
Pakistani police cordon off the site of a bombing in Lahore, February 14, 2017.
27 Feb 2017 10:37

Pakistani security forces on high alert after recent attacks

Islam Times - The Pakistani capital, Islamabad, and other main areas in the country are under tight security following a series of militant attacks in recent weeks.

 
Iran Slams ISIS Terrorist Attack on Muslim Shrine in Pakistan
19 Feb 2017 04:43

Iran Slams ISIS Terrorist Attack on Muslim Shrine in Pakistan

Islam Times - Iran on Friday condemned an ISIS terrorist attack in Pakistan that killed 88 people and injured hundreds more at a crowded Sufi Muslim shrine.

 
Saudi Arabia Expels 40,000 Pakistani Workers amid Economic Pressures
15 Feb 2017 06:57

Saudi Arabia Expels 40,000 Pakistani Workers amid Economic Pressures

Islam Times - Due to economic pressures, Saudi Arabia has expelled as many as 40,000 Pakistani workers during a four-month period.

 
Raza Rabbani, the chairman of the Pakistani Senate
13 Feb 2017 09:37

Pakistan angered by US delay in issuing visa for lawmaker

Islam Times - A delay by US authorities to issue a visa for a Pakistani parliament member has angered Pakistan’s Senate, prompting it to order a boycott of the inter-parliamentary event in the US that the lawmaker was supposed to take part in.

 
Seven Decades on, Deadly Kashmir Conflict Remains Unresolved
16 Jan 2017 12:33

Seven Decades on, Deadly Kashmir Conflict Remains Unresolved

Islam Times - 2017 marks seventy years since the Kashmir territorial conflict started between India and Pakistan in 1947 after British colonialists were purged from the region.

 
Pakistani Defense Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif (C)
26 Dec 2016 11:29

Fake story prompts Pakistani threat of nuclear strike against Israel

Islam Times - A fake Israeli threat of a nuclear attack against Pakistan has elicited a tacit but real Pakistani threat of an atomic strike against Israel.

 
Former Pakistani president, Asif Ali Zardari, waves as he leaves a court in Islamabad, January 9, 2014.
24 Dec 2016 09:26

Pakistan’s ex-president Zardari returns from exile

Islam Times - Pakistan’s former president and co-chairman of the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) opposition group Asif Ali Zardari has returned to his home country after 18 months in exile.

 
The file photo shows Pakistan
15 Dec 2016 06:59

Pakistani military test-fires medium-range cruise missile

Islam Times - Pakistan has successfully test-fired a revised version of a locally developed medium-range cruise missile.

 
How Afghanistan Blocks Closer Pakistan-Russia Ties?
12 Dec 2016 11:17

How Afghanistan Blocks Closer Pakistan-Russia Ties?

Islam Times - The security and political relations in the Central Asia region are witnessing fast-moving transformation these days. India, once standing as a rival of the US, now is showing tendency towards Washington. On the other side, Pakistan is moving away more and more from the US.

 
Pakistanis Hold Mass Rally Protesting Rohingya Muslims Persecution
10 Dec 2016 09:47

Pakistanis Hold Mass Rally Protesting Rohingya Muslims Persecution

Islam Times - Pakistani people have held a mass rally on Friday to protest against Myanmar's killing and persecuting of Rohingya Muslims.

 
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi
26 Nov 2016 05:48

India's Modi says will cut water supply to Pakistan

Islam Times - Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi says his administration is "committed" to cutting the water supply to Pakistan amid an escalation of tensions between the two nuclear neighbors.

 
Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif
16 Nov 2016 07:35

Pakistan PM to oversee drills at secret site near India

Islam Times - Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has gone to a secret area in Pakistan bordering India to witness military exercises involving ground and air forces.

 
Over 52 Killed, Dozens Injured in Blast Claimed by ISIS at Pakistan Shrine
13 Nov 2016 09:26

Over 52 Killed, Dozens Injured in Blast Claimed by ISIS at Pakistan Shrine

Islam Times - Over 50 people, including women and children, have been killed and more that 100 others injured in a huge bomb explosion in a Sufi shrine in southwestern Pakistan on Saturday evening.

 
Could Things Worsen after Pakistani Lashkar-e-Taiba’s Anti-Indian Threats?
13 Nov 2016 08:20

Could Things Worsen after Pakistani Lashkar-e-Taiba’s Anti-Indian Threats?

Islam Times - Since a month, the Indian-Pakistani border clashes have continued with even more intensity. The news reports suggested that only in past few days, dozens of troops of each sides were killed on the border lines that break Kashmir in two Indian and Pakistani parts.

 
Pakistanis Protest Shiite Leader Arrest
9 Nov 2016 09:21

Pakistani Shiite Protest Arrests of Top Figures

Islam Times - Hundreds of Shiite people in Pakistan gathered to protest the arrest of some top figures in recent days.