Romana Bashir, who heads the Peace and Development Foundation, a non-governmental organisation working on women's rights, said it was "a wonderful safeguarding measure."
Ahead of the announcement of fiscal budget for 2019-20 Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan called on citizens to declare their assets by June 30.
At least three people were killed and several others injured when two trains collided in Pakistan's southern Sindh province on Thursday, officials said.
Incarcerated former prime minister Nawaz Sharif has said that he was punished for making Pakistan’s defence insurmountable by detonating nuclear devices on this day in 1998.
Pakistan has reached an “agreement in principle” with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) over a bailout programme and expects to formally secure a rescue package later this month, a Pakistani minister said on Monday. The long-delayed rescue package would be Pakistan’s 13th IMF bailout programme
Leader of the opposition in the National Assembly Shahbaz Sharif and his son, Hamza, who is the leader of the opposition in the Punjab Assembly, were indicted by an accountability court of Lahore in the Ramzan Sugar Mills case on Tuesday.
Pakistan’s president has called on India to immediately lift all restrictions on people in the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir, ignoring opposition calls for Prime Minister Imran Khan to step down over his alleged bad governance.
Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said that Pakistan has achieved a biggest success at the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) as over 50 countries supported Pakistan’s stance on the Indian occupied Kashmir (IoK).
Calling it “the hub of terrorism,’ India has dismissed Pakistan’s attempts to raise the Kashmir issue in the UN General Assembly (UNGA) after it had failed to get a hearing in the Security Council.