ISLAMABAD An anti-graft crusade promoted by Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan has led to swathes of arrests of politicians, but critics say the economy is suffering as vital projects are put on hold by officials fearful of being caught up in the dragnet.
ISLAMABAD Pakistan on Sunday appointed a hardliner general as new chief of the powerful Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) spy agency, replacing the agency's current head, Lieutenant General Asim Munir, after only eight months on the job.
KARACHI/ISLAMABAD Pakistani stocks rose on Wednesday and the business community gave mixed reviews of Prime Minister Imran Khan's first budget aimed at securing a $6 billion bailout from the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
KARACHI/ISLAMABAD, June 12 Pakistani stocks rose
on Wednesday and the business community gave mixed reviews of
Prime Minister Imran Khan's first budget aimed at securing a $6
billion bailout from the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
ISLAMABAD Pakistan's powerful military has agreed in a rare move to cut its hefty budget for a year to help ease the South Asian country's "critical financial situation", Prime Minister Imran Khan said.
ISLAMABAD India on Sunday accused Pakistani security services of widespread harassment at an Indian embassy event in the capital Islamabad a day earlier, alleging that hundreds of guests were turned away and some of New Delhi's diplomats were "threatened".
ISLAMABAD Pakistan's last-minute price hike for a long-term mobile operating license renewal will worry foreign investors who are seeking stability in their operations, Jazz chief executive Aamir Ibrahim said, amid an ongoing court case about the issue.
PESHAWAR/ISLAMABAD, Pakistan Pakistan's army on Sunday accused two lawmakers critical of the military of playing a key role in a clash with troops at a security checkpost in which three people were killed, setting up a potential confrontation with a vast rights movement the two lawmakers helped to found.
ISLAMABAD Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan warned against the risk of conflict in the region, following a visit to Islamabad by Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif as tensions between Washington and Tehran escalated.
ISLAMABAD, April 26 Qatar has emerged as the
front-runner for a long-term gas supply deal to Pakistan, a
senior Pakistani official said on Friday, with the cabinet of
Prime Minister Imran Khan set to decide in the coming weeks on