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Federal parliamentary constitutional republic in South Asia

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Pakistan: Federal parliamentary constitutional republic in South Asia
Pakistan, officially the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, is a country in South Asia. It is the world’s sixth-most populous country with a population exceeding 212,742,631 people. In area, it is the 33rd-largest country, spanning 881,913 square kilometres. Pakistan has a 1,046-kilometre (650-mile) coastline along the Arabian Sea and Gulf of Oman in the south and is bordered by India to the east, Afghanistan to the west, Iran to the southwest, and China in the far northeast. It is separated narrowly from Tajikistan by Afghanistan's Wakhan Corridor in the northwest, and also shares a maritime border with Oman.

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Pakistan's Prime Minister Khan in Iran to talk security, ties

Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan arrived in Iran on Sunday to discuss security and regional issues, Iranian state TV reported, a day after Islamabad urged Tehran to act against militants behind..
Reuters - Published

Pakistan asks Iran to act on militants behind Baluchistan killings

The Baloch insurgents who killed 14 people along Pakistan's coast this week are based in neighboring Iran, Pakistan's foreign minister said on Saturday, heightening tensions ahead of Prime Minister..
Reuters - Published

Videos for Pakistan

Gunmen kill bus passengers in Pakistan's Balochistan: Official [Video]Gunmen kill bus passengers in Pakistan's Balochistan: Official

Passengers offloaded from bus travelling from Karachi to Gwadar before being shot dead, local media says.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:05Published

Pakistan PM commits investment in Karachi port to boost trade [Video]Pakistan PM commits investment in Karachi port to boost trade

Karachi is Pakistan's major maritime link to the outside world and handles over 60 percent of the country's imports and almost all of its exports.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 03:22Published

Pakistan: Safety is returning to Karachi [Video]Pakistan: Safety is returning to Karachi

Security operation is transforming city of 20 million people once known for violent crime.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:52Published

Big Turnout For India's Giant Election [Video]Big Turnout For India's Giant Election

According to Reuters, Indians rushed on Thursday to vote at the start of a huge general election, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking a second term after campaigning for national security,..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:40Published

Bombing in Pakistan Market Kills at Least 20 [Video]Bombing in Pakistan Market Kills at Least 20

Pakistan's prime minister called the bombing a "terrorist attack."

Credit: Newsy Studio     Duration: 00:45Published

At Least 20 Killed And Dozens Injured In Quetta Market Bombing [Video]At Least 20 Killed And Dozens Injured In Quetta Market Bombing

CNN reports that at least 20 people are dead and dozens injured following an explosion in a busy market place in the southwestern Pakistani city of Quetta. The attack hit the city's Hazarganji..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:45Published

Pakistan: Deadly explosion rips through Quetta market [Video]Pakistan: Deadly explosion rips through Quetta market

Official says 40 others have been wounded in a blast that appears to have been aimed at the Hazara community.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 01:19Published

Bomb in market kills 16 in southwest Pakistan [Video]Bomb in market kills 16 in southwest Pakistan

A bomb hidden among bags of potatoes at a Pakistani market killed at least 16 people, half of them ethnic Hazaras, police said on Friday (April 12) Rough cut - no reporter narration.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:25Published

Huge Voter Turnout Expected For India's Election [Video]Huge Voter Turnout Expected For India's Election

Reuters reports that Indians went to the polls in large numbers and voted on Thursday at the start of an important general election. Prime Minister Narendra Modi is seeking a second term and feverishly..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:39Published

India Heads To The Polls [Video]India Heads To The Polls

MUZAFFARNAGAR, India (Reuters) - Indians turned out in big numbers to vote in the first phase of a mammoth general election on Thursday, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking a second term after..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:48Published

India kicks off six-week general election [Video]India kicks off six-week general election

The world's largest democratic election kicks off in India, where 900 million people are eligible to vote. Current Prime Minister Narendra Modi is seeking re-election, but this election will be seen as..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:35Published

Will India Attack Pakistan Again This Month? [Video]Will India Attack Pakistan Again This Month?

According to Reuters.com, "Pakistan has “reliable intelligence” that India will attack again this month... as tension over a February standoff between the two nuclear-armed neighbors had appeared..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:32Published

Pakistan releases 100 Indian prisoners as tensions ease [Video]Pakistan releases 100 Indian prisoners as tensions ease

Pakistan on Sunday released 100 Indian prisoners as the nuclear-armed neighbours scale back from a confrontation that prompted world powers to urge restraint. Rough cut(no reporter narration).

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:52Published

Pakistan's farmers struggle with rising inflation [Video]Pakistan's farmers struggle with rising inflation

Under an agreement with the IMF for a bailout package, PM Imran Khan's government agreed to devalue the rupee.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:33Published

Pakistanis feel crunch of rising prices [Video]Pakistanis feel crunch of rising prices

Inflation has reached its highest in more than five years in Pakistan, and residents across the country say it has shattered their faith in a government elected last year on a pledge to eradicate..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:27Published

Facebook removes dozens of Indian, Pakistani pages [Video]Facebook removes dozens of Indian, Pakistani pages

Total of 805 pages, accounts linked to Indian opposition party, Pakistani military removed for 'inauthentic behaviour'.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 06:30Published

Pakistan battles to control inflation [Video]Pakistan battles to control inflation

Saudi Arabia, the UAE and China have promised to invest tens of billions of dollars in Pakistan.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 03:08Published

Modi Launches Election Campaign Promising 'New India' [Video]Modi Launches Election Campaign Promising 'New India'

According to a report by Reuters, on Thursday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi officially launched his party's general election campaign with a rally in India's most populous state, promising the..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:48Published

India Tests Anti-Satellite Missile [Video]India Tests Anti-Satellite Missile

India's Prime Minister announced a major defense development, a month ahead of the start of the country's general elections.

Credit: Newsy Studio     Duration: 01:12Published

Uber buys Middle East rival Careem for $3.1bln [Video]Uber buys Middle East rival Careem for $3.1bln

Uber is buying Middle East rival Careem for $3.1bln, giving the ride hailing app a much needed win after it was forced to divest several units due to heavy losses. Julian Satterthwaite reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:09Published

Pakistan Calls For Peace With India [Video]Pakistan Calls For Peace With India

According to Reuters, the Pakistani president said on Saturday said that Pakistan wants peace with India and they should focus on health and education, following a tense standoff between the..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:35Published

Pakistan national day: Military display amid standoff [Video]Pakistan national day: Military display amid standoff

The president said the country desired peace in the region but warned the quest for peace is not a sign of weakness.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:53Published

Pakistan call for peace with India as it shows off its military might [Video]Pakistan call for peace with India as it shows off its military might

President Arif Alvi said he hoped the region would remain peaceful and focus on education, health and employment rather than war. Rough cut (no reporter narration)

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:21Published

U.N. Rights Body Criticizes Israeli Settlement Expansion Into Golan Heights [Video]U.N. Rights Body Criticizes Israeli Settlement Expansion Into Golan Heights

According to a report by Reuters, on Friday, the UN Human Rights Council criticized Israeli settlement expansion into the occupied Syrian Golan Heights, just one day after US President Donald Trump's..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:51Published

 

Pakistan PM hints at further cabinet changes after 'batting order' shuffle

Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan said on Friday that he would not hesitate to make more changes to his cabinet if required a day after a major reshuffle that saw the appointment of a new finance..
Reuters - Published

Pakistan PM Khan appoints new finance ministry chief in major reshuffle

Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan made a sweeping cabinet reshuffle on Thursday after only seven months in power and appointed Abdul Hafeez Shaikh as de facto finance minister to steer the country..
Reuters - Published

India suspends cross border trade in Kashmir in new crackdown

India suspended cross-border trade with Pakistan-controlled Kashmir because it was being used to funnel weapons and drugs, the government said on Thursday, in a further crackdown in the volatile..
Reuters - Published

Baluch insurgent group claims responsibility for killing 14 in Pakistan

A Baluch insurgent group on Thursday claimed responsibility for killing 14 people in southwest Pakistan, it said in a statement emailed to reporters and newspaper offices.
Reuters - Published

Gunmen kill 14 after kidnapping them from buses on Pakistani coast

Unidentified gunmen killed 14 people in southwestern Pakistan after pulling them from several passenger buses, sifting through their identity cards and kidnapping them, a Pakistani official said on..
Reuters - Published

Gunmen kill 14 passengers after hijacking bus in southwestern Pakistan: local media

Gunmen killed 14 people after hijacking a passenger bus in southwestern Pakistan, local media said on Thursday.
Reuters - Published

Bosnia arrests nine suspected of smuggling 140 migrants

Nine Bosnians were arrested on Wednesday on suspicion of being part of a gang that smuggled 140 migrants from Pakistan, Syria, Iraq and Iran into the European Union, police said.
Reuters - Published

Pakistan's PM Khan to visit China next week, sign new pacts

Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan will visit China next week to meet its leaders and deliver a keynote speech at the vast Belt and Road Forum in Beijing, the South Asian nation's foreign ministry..
Reuters - Published

Five militants, one police officer killed in Pakistan raid

Police and army commandos killed five Pakistani Taliban militants during an overnight siege at a house in the northwestern city of Peshawar, officials said on Tuesday.
Reuters - Published

Minority Hazaras in Pakistan protest for third day after Quetta attack

Minority Shi'ite Hazaras blocked traffic in a sit-in protest for a third day in the southwestern Pakistani city of Quetta on Sunday after a suicide bomb killed 19 people in an outdoor market, many of..
Reuters - Published

Islamic state says it was behind Pakistan market suicide bombing

Islamic State claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing that killed at least 18 people in a Pakistan market, the group's Amaq news agency said on Saturday.
Reuters - Published

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