China condemns Kashmir terror attack
Beijing, Feb 15 : China on Friday condemned the terror attack in Jammu and Kashmir that killed 45 CRPF troopers and said it has dealt professionally on the issue of declaring Pakistan-based terrorist Masood Azhar whose JeM group claimed responsibility for the killings.
Sudanese refugee wins major human rights award
Geneva, Feb 15 : Abdul Aziz Muhamat, a Sudanese refugee who has been held in Australia's notorious offshore Manus Island processing centre for over five years, has won the prestigious Martin Ennals human rights prize, the UN refugee agency UNHCR has said.
Pakistan SC wraps up Memogate case against Hussain Haqqani
Islamabad, Feb 14 : Pakistan's Supreme Court on Thursday wrapped up its eight-year-long proceedings in the Memogate case against the country's former Ambassador to the US Husain Haqqani, saying that now it is up to the state to decide whether it wanted to take action against him.
Kartarpur: Pak, India meet on March 14
New Delhi, Feb 14 : India and Pakistan are now scheduled to meet on March 14 in Delhi to discuss the Kartarpur corridor, in which Pakistan has suggested an alternate border crossing point to the one proposed by India, external affairs ministry said on Thursday. Full Story
Shehbaz Sharif granted bail in corruption cases
Lahore, Feb 14 : The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Thursday approved Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President Shehbaz Sharif's bail petitions in Ashiana Iqbal Housing Scheme and Ramzan Sugar Mills corruption cases and ordered his release.