RAWALPINDI, Pakistan (Dawn/ANN) - Security agency investigating the discovery of heroin on Pakistan International Airlines’ (PIA) planes, which are often used for VVIP flights, has said the incident was a “conspiracy” against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his government.
ISLAMABAD (Dawn/ANN) - Pakistan has cut direct and indirect losses to its economy on account of terrorism by slightly above 40 per cent to $3.88 billion in the first nine months of this fiscal year.
PESHAWAR (Dawn/ANN) - The execution of former spokesman for the Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan’s Swat chapter, Muslim Khan, who was sentenced to death last year by a military court on multiple charges of terrorism was stayed.
KARACHI (Dawn/ANN) - On Tuesday afternoon in Quetta, two Chinese nationals, a man and a woman who run a language centre in the city’s affluent Jinnah Colony, were forced into a car without a number plate by three armed men.
QUETTA (Dawn/ANN) - Three member-police investigation team formedto probe the kidnapping of two Chinese nationals from Quetta as Chinese foreign ministry asks Pakistani authorities to “take all necessary measures."