Saturday 28 January 2023
January 25, 2023
Senior Leader Of Former Pakistani PM Khan's Party Arrested
A former Pakistani minister and senior leader of ex-Prime Minister Imran Khan's party was arrested early on January 25 on charges of "threatening and intimidating" the chief of the country's Election Commission and other members of the election oversight body.
January 24, 2023
Energy-Saving Move Backfires As Pakistan Goes Dark
Most of Pakistan was left without power on January 23 as an energy-saving measure implemented by the government backfired. The outage spread panic and raised questions about the cash-strapped government’s handling of the country's economic crisis.
January 20, 2023
Pakistan To Start Importing Russian Oil
Russia will start exporting crude oil to Pakistan after March, which Islamabad will pay for in currencies of "friendly countries," Russia's energy minister said on January 20, a move that could bring relief to the energy-starved South Asian country.
January 19, 2023
Three Pakistani Policemen Killed In Suicide Attack
Three Pakistani policemen were killed on January 19 in a suicide attack in northwestern Pakistan, local officials told Radio Mashaal. Gunmen first opened firing at a police checkpoint in Jamrud in the Khyber tribal district, then one person entered the checkpoint and blew himself up.
January 14, 2023
Pashtuns Rally For Peace In The Face Of A Renewed Offensive Against The Pakistani Taliban
As Pakistan signals it will again rely on the weight of its military to counter the increasingly active Tehrik-e Taliban Pakistan (TTP), members of the country's ethnic Pashtun minority are rallying for peace.
January 12, 2023
In Pakistan, Armed Guards Now Protect Wheat Deliveries As Food Crisis Worsens
As Pakistan lurches from one disaster to another, it finds itself in the midst of an accelerating food crisis at a time when the government is short on funds. With wheat and flour prices skyrocketing, armed guards must now accompany distribution trucks.
Kyrgyz Workers With Russian Citizenship Prevented From Leaving Russia, Urged To Fight In Ukraine2
Kyiv Says Forces Outnumbered, Battling 'Intensifying' Russian Attacks Near Bakhmut3
Leader Of Group Of Mothers And Wives Of Russian Soldiers Detained En Route To Moscow4
Ukrainian Military Says Russia Advancing In Three Directions As Air Strikes Increase5
Russia Shifting War Focus To 'NATO And The West,' Says EU Official6
Romance And Realism: The Former Banker Photographing Rural Romania7
Russian State Duma Head Joins Officials Warning Of Nuclear Retaliation In Ukraine8
Light In The Darkness: Ukrainian Teen Dancers Bring Country's Plight To A Mass Audience9
Ukraine's SBU Responsible For Killing Of Banker Who Was Conduit For Russian Intelligence, Says Intel Chief10
Romania's Traditional Clothing Makers Call For Action After UNESCO Listing