Indian PM Narendra Modi on Sunday received a telephone call from his Pakistani counterpart Imran Khan who congratulated him on the BJP's historic victory in the Lok Sabha elections and his re-election to the highest office in India.
Vice President of China Wang Qishan arrived in Islamabad on Sunday afternoon on a three-day official visit to Pakistan. Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi and other high officials received him at the Noor Khan Airbase.
Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Vice President Maryam Nawaz held a luncheon meeting with Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Sunday with the consent and blessings of her father,
Strains have increased between Iran and the United States in the wake of this month's attack on oil tankers in the Gulf region that Washington has blamed on Iran.
While the Prime Minister was on a round of a hospital, a baby born there was named after him.
India warned of severe heat in northern and central areas on Monday, following similar extreme weather on Sunday.
The decision paves the way for the country's anti-graft body to arrest the two, perhaps within hours.
President Dr Arif Alvi and Prime Minister Imran Khan and Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Wednesday felicitated the nation and Muslims across the globe in separate messages.
Imran tweeted that he appreciated the military's "unprecedented voluntary initiative of stringent cuts in their defence expenditures" for next financial year because of the country's "critical financial situation."