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Stories with place: Lahore
  • The Latest: New Zealand reviews its foreign trust rules story has photos
    Updated: Apr-10-16 11:46 pm

    LONDON - The Latest on the publication by a coalition of media outlets of an investigation into offshore financial dealings by the rich and famous (all times local):

  • Pakistan PM under fire over offshore accounts leak 
    Updated: Apr-10-16 12:04 pm

    ISLAMABAD - Pakistani opposition leader Imran Khan on Sunday called on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to resign over documents leaked from a Panama-based law firm that he said indicate that the premier's sons own several offshore companies.

  • Pakistani militants' charity runs Islamic court in Lahore 
    Updated: Apr-07-16 1:28 pm

    ISLAMABAD - Pakistani authorities opened a probe Thursday into reports that a charity run by the militant group Lashkar-e-Taiba has established an Islamic court, separate from the regular judiciary in the eastern city of Lahore.

  • In Pakistan, tackling extremism is a political minefield story has photos
    Updated: Apr-06-16 5:33 am

    ISLAMABAD - Tackling extremism is a political minefield in Pakistan, where politicians openly consort with leaders of banned militant groups and sympathy exists within the security forces and civil administration for perpetrators of crimes committed in the name of religion. As a result, many remain skeptical of the state's ability to put an end to the militant violence that kills hundreds of Pakistani civilians each year.