Pakistan

Egypt condoles with Pakistan over aircraft crash victims

Sat, 23 May 2020 - 12:25 GMT

In a press statement on Saturday, the Foreign Ministry stressed Egypt's solidarity with Pakistan in such an ordeal.

Imran Khan praises Egypt’s support for Pakistan’s initiative of debt relief for developing countries

Thu, 30 Apr 2020 - 07:47 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi expressed Egypt’s keenness to push forward prospects of bilateral cooperation at all levels, particularly the economic one.

Pakistan summons Indian official to protest at cross-border shelling

Mon, 13 Apr 2020 - 02:29 GMT

Pakistan on Monday summoned an Indian official to protest over cross-border shelling from its neighbour that it said had killed a child and wounded four civilians.

U.S. sanctions Iran, seeks release of Americans amid coronavirus outbreak

Wed, 18 Mar 2020 - 05:45 GMT

While he did not name them, Pompeo said the step included blacklisting Iran’s armed forces social security investment company and its director for investing in sanctioned entities.

Pakistan court sentences former military ruler Musharraf to death for treason

Tue, 17 Dec 2019 - 08:33 GMT

“Pervez Musharraf has been found guilty of Article 6 for violation of the constitution of Pakistan,” government law officer Salman Nadeem said.

Egypt, Pakistan, Jordan wind up Dawn of East 1 drills

Sun, 10 Nov 2019 - 10:01 GMT

The Egyptian, Pakistani and Jordanian military exercise, codenamed Fajr Al Sharq 1 (“Dawn of the East 1”), have wound up in Pakistan.

Egypt’s army goes on military exercises with Russia, Jordan, Pakistan

Fri, 01 Nov 2019 - 02:05 GMT

Egyptian and Jordanian armed forces concluded the joint military exercises "Aqaba 5" in the Egyptian southern military zone.

Sisi, Pakistani PM discuss international, regional issues

Wed, 25 Sep 2019 - 01:46 GMT

The meeting came on the sidelines of the current United Nation General Assembly in New York, according to a statement issued by presidential spokesperson Bassam Rady.

India's Kashmir clampdown pushes some in Pakistan to discuss rejoining militants

Sat, 10 Aug 2019 - 09:42 GMT

After the Indian government clamped down on Kashmir this week, Ali has again been thinking of going back.

Gunmen kill 2 IRGC members in southeastern Iran

Sun, 21 Jul 2019 - 01:15 GMT

Gunmen have killed two members of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) and wounded another two near the border with Pakistan.

24 dead after train collision in Pakistan

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 - 12:36 GMT

One woman has died of her wounds and bodies of a child and a man were found beneath the rubble earlier today, according to Geo TV.

Sisi: Egypt keen on bolstering cooperation with Pakistan

Fri, 31 May 2019 - 03:23 GMT

President Sisi hailed as "firm and historic" ties binding Cairo and Islamabad, asserting keenness on boosting bilateral cooperation in all fields.

Pakistan extends airspace closure on Indian border to June 14

Wed, 29 May 2019 - 10:16 GMT

Pakistani airspace on its eastern border with India will remain closed until June 14.

Al Azhar condemns Pakistan’s terror blast

Fri, 12 Apr 2019 - 10:10 GMT

In a statement on Friday, Al Azhar reiterated its full rejection to these heinous terrorist acts which target civilians and intimidate innocent people.

In pics: Pakistan's National Day observed in Cairo

Sat, 23 Mar 2019 - 01:11 GMT

Pakistan's National Day was observed in Cairo in the morning of 23rd March. A solemn flag hoisting ceremony was held at the Chancery premises to mark the occasion.

Death toll of attack on Shiite gathering in Afghan capital rises to 11

Fri, 08 Mar 2019 - 11:16 GMT

An attack on a Shiite Muslim gathering in Kabul on Thursday has left 11 people dead.

Pakistan’s peace overtures met with war postures: Ambassador Shah

Tue, 05 Mar 2019 - 03:58 GMT

Pakistani Ambassador to Cairo Mushtaq Ali Shah said Tuesday that his country made so many peace overtures to India since Prime Minister Imran Khan assumed power but India seems not to appreciate these overtures.

Neither Pakistan nor India want a war, but both want to appear dominant

Sun, 03 Mar 2019 - 10:43 GMT

Both countries realize that a war between them would cripple the economy and have a negative impact on society for years to come.

Egypt calls for calm dialogue between Pakistan, India

Sun, 03 Mar 2019 - 10:18 GMT

The situation escalated when Pakistan captured an Indian fighter pilot. The pilot was handed down to India on Friday following global power intervention.

Pakistan and India step back from the brink, tensions simmer

Sat, 02 Mar 2019 - 10:00 GMT

A flare up between arch-foes India and Pakistan appeared to be easing on Saturday after Islamabad handed back a captured Indian pilot.

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