Wednesday, August 4, 2021

Pakistan

No evidence Afghan ambassador’s daughter was kidnapped, Pakistan says

The interior ministry says investigators watched 700 hours of CCTV footage and searched 200 taxis.

Daughter of Afghan ambassador kidnapped and tortured in Pakistan

Hospital reports say she was admitted with swellings and rope marks on her wrists and ankles.

Chinese dam engineers killed in Pakistan bus blast near hydro project

China's huge investment projects are mistrusted by some in Pakistan who say locals don't see the benefits.

Taliban claim control of key border crossing with Pakistan

The taking of Spin Boldak would be the latest in a string of border crossings and dry ports seized by the Taliban in recent weeks.

Pakistan PM’s British ex-wife condemns him blaming skimpy clothes for rape

However, several of Pakistan's female lawmakers have sprung to Khan’s defence.

UAE accused of ‘forcibly disappearing’ Pakistani Shiite Muslims

Last year, the UAE stopped issuing new visas to citizens of 13 mostly Muslim-majority countries, including Pakistan and Iran, citing 'security concerns'.

Pakistani lawyer who stands up for ‘blasphemers’ says he faces threats to his life

Blasphemy is a deeply emotive topic in Muslim-majority Pakistan and is legally punishable by death.

West must do more to tackle Islamophobia, says Pakistan PM

His comments come after a Canadian Pakistani family was mowed down by a car on the streets of London, Ontario.

Filipina lanjut sekatan perjalanan pelancong dari India

6 negara lain termasuk Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Nepal, Oman dan UAE turut termasuk dalam senarai larangan perjalanan ke negara itu.

In a pickle: Pakistan police detain 19 after being denied free burgers

Nine police officers were subsequently suspended.

Pakistan province to block phones of the unvaccinated

Concerns about the side effects of the jab, coupled with misinformation that it causes infertility or death within two years, have sparked vaccine hesitancy.

Hospital patient in Pakistan dies after ex-security guard performs surgery

An administrative official from Mayo Hospital in Lahore says it is unclear what type of surgery the imposter had performed in the operating theatre, where a qualified technician was also present.

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