Pakistan

Britain to honor its dead with vigil after London Bridge attack

Britain to honor its dead with vigil after London Bridge attack

Published 02/12/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain will on Monday honor the two people who were killed when a militant knife man went on a stabbing spree near [more…]

Egyptian transport start-up targets Philippines, Bangladesh after Pakistan launch

Egyptian transport start-up targets Philippines, Bangladesh after Pakistan launch

Published 11/11/2019

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan (Reuters) - Swvl, an Egyptian startup with an app to book bus tickets, plans to launch operations in the Philippines, Indonesia and Bangladesh [more…]

One dead, 14 injured in grenade attack in Kashmir’s Srinagar: sources

One dead, 14 injured in grenade attack in Kashmir’s Srinagar: sources

Published 04/11/2019

SRINAGAR (Reuters) - One person died and at least 14 were injured on Monday in a grenade attack in Indian-administered Kashmir’s main city of Srinagar, [more…]

Yovanovitch is latest casualty of Trump war on career diplomats

Yovanovitch is latest casualty of Trump war on career diplomats

Published 07/10/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The treatment of U.S. Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch - disparaged by President Donald Trump and abruptly recalled from Ukraine - exemplifies what current [more…]

China boosts soft power in Pakistan via film and social media

China boosts soft power in Pakistan via film and social media

Published 11/09/2019

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - In a small office at the Pakistani Television Corporation (PTV) headquarters in Islamabad, producers are preparing to air a video interview of [more…]

India Davis Cup team set to tour Pakistan

India Davis Cup team set to tour Pakistan

Published 29/07/2019

MUMBAI (Reuters) - An Indian team will travel to Pakistan for a Davis Cup tie in September, the All India Tennis Association (AITA) has said, [more…]

Pakistan aims to send first astronaut into space by 2022

Pakistan aims to send first astronaut into space by 2022

Published 25/07/2019

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistan said on Thursday it aims to send its first astronaut into space by 2022 and will begin selecting candidates next year. [more…]

England win World Cup in Super Over drama to end 44-year wait

England win World Cup in Super Over drama to end 44-year wait

Published 15/07/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - England ended their 44-year wait for a maiden 50-overs World Cup title by beating a gutsy New Zealand side on boundaries after [more…]

Fake polio markers highlight risks to Pakistan vaccination drive

Fake polio markers highlight risks to Pakistan vaccination drive

Published 15/07/2019

ISLAMABAD/PESHAWAR, Pakistan (Reuters) - Pakistan’s polio eradication campaign has hit serious problems with an alarming spike in reported cases that has raised doubts over the [more…]

France returns stolen ancient artifacts to Pakistan

France returns stolen ancient artifacts to Pakistan

Published 02/07/2019

PARIS (Reuters) - France returned more than 400 stolen artifacts to the government of Pakistan on Tuesday, including ancient busts, vases, urns and goblets, some [more…]