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Pakistan reopens airspace over Lahore, international airport to resume operations today

The nation had partially opened its airspace on March 1 by allowing flights from Karachi, Islamabad, Peshawar and Quetta but kept operations suspended at airports nearer to India.

‘Let’s not divide Bhagat Singh’s martyrdom into two halves’

Senior advocates and other dignitaries said that recent hostility between the two countries should not become the reason for not remembering the martyr on his birthday


Pakistan's first Sikh police officer thrashed, forcibly evicted from his house: Report

"My turban was forced open and hair was untied," he said. In a video, Singh can be seen pleading to police to give him "at least 10 minutes" to be in the place where they have been staying since 1947.

Pakistani peace activist reported missing, police say

Raza Mehmood Khan, 40, a member of Aghaz-i-Dosti (Start of Friendship), a group that works on peace building between arch-rivals Pakistan and India, hasn't been heard from since he left home on Sunday.

Death toll in Taliban suicide attack in Lahore rises to 27

In April, six persons were killed and 15 others injured when a suicide bomber targeted a population census team in Lahore's Bedian Road. In February, a suicide bomber killed 14 people, including senior police officers, near Punjab Assembly at Lahore.

Pakistan blast: Suicide bomber targets Army vehicle in Lahore, six dead

Pakistan: At least 18 people are injured in the blast


Blast near provincial assembly in Lahore, at least 16 killed

Two senior police officers, including a former provincial counterterrorism chief, were among those killed.

Pakistan university bans boys and girls from sitting as couple

Pakistan is an Islamic state and "we have to discourage this culture (of boys and girls sitting together), said University director Javed.

Lahore attack: India can't afford a govt that directly or indirectly encourages majority extremism

The new BJP narrative of an overly religious/Hindu national identity will be the antithesis of everything the freedom movement had sought to avoid and foreclose.

Pakistan: Historic Jain temple demolished in Lahore

In violation of the Lahore High Court's order to suspend all work on the line within 200 feet of buildings of historical value, the Punjab government on Thursday demolished the remains of the already damaged temple.

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Deadly blast in crowded Lahore park kills over 50

A large number of people including Christians were present in the Gulshan-e-Iqbal Park in Iqbal Town area of Lahore when the powerful blast occurred, leaving many in a pool of blood.