07 Nov 2012
A common business council aimed at promoting bilateral trade was formed on Tuesday during a business roundtable attended by visiting Indian Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal and Pakistani Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif.
25 Sep 2013
Lahore: Chief Minister of Pakistan's Punjab province Shahbaz Sharif has handed over all administrative powers to his son – Hamza Shahbaz – to run the affairs of the 90-million province.
02 Jan 2012
A 24-year-old Pakistani motorcyclist travelled over 40,000 km across 17 countries around the world on a motorbike with the aim of projecting a "soft image" of his country.
06 Jan 2016
New Delhi: Asserting that Pakistan Army Chief General Raheel Shaif and the ISI are deeply complicit in the Pathankot terror attack, the Congress Party today said there was no point in holding a dialogue with Islamabad as Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif accounts for nothing in his country.
18 Jul 2016
Amritsar: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today washed dishes in the Golden Temple's community kitchen as an apology after his Aam Aadmi Party drew flak for depicting the image of the Sikh shrine with the party symbol-broom-in its 'youth manifesto'.
28 Dec 2015
Islamabad: Pakistan's powerful Army Chief General Raheel Sharif yesterday held wide-ranging talks with Afghanistan's top leadership on ways to revive stalled peace talks with the Taliban and agreed to hold a quadrilateral meeting between Afghanistan, Pakistan, China and the US early next month on a comprehensive road map for 'meaningful peace'.
27 Jul 2013
Lahore: Twenty people died after drinking contaminated home-made liquor in a Christian-dominated area in Pakistan's Punjab province, police said on Saturday.
10 Mar 2013
About 50 people have been arrested in this eastern Pakistani city after a mob torched over 150 homes of the minority Christian community in search of an alleged blasphemer.
09 Nov 2014
Islamabad: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf chief Imran Khan has lambasted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for taking his family members on official foreign trips. The cricketer-turned-politician was addressing his followers in front of parliament house on Saturday night.
18 Jun 2013
The government of Pakistan's Punjab province has allocated millions of rupees in its Budget for fiscal 2013-14 for the largest centre of the Jamaat-ud-Dawah (JuD), considered a front for the banned Lashkar-e-Taiba.