Iran’s Mahan Air to launch Tehran-Lahore flights from Dec 18
Iran’s Mahan Air has announced two weekly flights between Tehran and Lahore from December 18. According to Iranian state...
Modric latest La Liga player to be accused of tax fraud
Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric has been accused by Spanish prosecutors of tax fraud of up to 870,728 euros...
North Korea tests most advanced missile yet; US mainland in range
North Korea test fired its most advanced intercontinental ballistic yet on Wednesday, putting the US mainland within range and...
Morsi accused of leaking Egypt security secrets to Iran
Egyptian prosecutors have accused ousted President Mohammed Morsi of leaking state secrets to Iran’s Revolutionary Guards. Prosecutors allege that he and 35 others were involved in a plot to destabilise Egypt. The trial was later adjourned to 27 February. Read more
Saudi Arabia reports one more death from new virus
Saudi Arabia says a woman has died from a new respiratory virus related to SARS, bringing to 61 the number of deaths in the kingdom at the center of the outbreak. The new virus is related to SARS, or severe acute respiratory syndrome, which killed some 800 people in... Read more
China to help Pakistan in all sectors: Shahbaz
ISLAMABAD: Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif on Sunday said that China will help Pakistan in all sectors including energy and road networks. Read more
Farewell, Sochi! Russia closes costliest Olympics
SOCHI, Russia — Flushed with pride after a spectacular showing at the costliest Olympics ever, its $51 billion investment . Russia celebrates 17 days of sport-driven global unity on Sunday night with a farewell show that hands off the Winter Games to their next host, Pyeongchang in South Korea. Read more
India aim to retain No.2 position in ICC ODI Rankings
At number two, India will be the highest ranked side in the five-team tournament, with 115 rating points, and will contest the tournament that also features fourth-ranked Sri Lanka, sixth-placed Pakistan, ninth-placed Bangladesh and unranked Afghanistan. Read more
A friend of the Taliban is a traitor of Pakistan – Altaf Hussain
Today addressing the party’s ‘Solidarity Rally’,  MQM chief said that he warned about Talibanization in 2004 but no one paid  any attention. MQM  will always raise voice against terrorism and Taliban. He declared the one who is friend of the Taliban is a traitor of Pakistan. Read more
Pakistani fighter jets kill 18 Taliban militants
Pakistani fighter jets on Sunday launched air strikes on militant hideouts in the northwest, killing at least 18 people, according to officials, in the latest retaliation for attacks by the militants that have derailed peace talks. Read more
U.S. now bugging German ministers in place of Merkel: report
(Reuters) – The National Security Agency (NSA) has stepped up its surveillance of senior German government officials since being ordered by Barack Obama to halt its spying on Chancellor Angela Merkel, Bild am Sonntag paper reported on Sunday. Read more
Four fell prey to Violence, Rangers arrest 25 suspects in Karachi
According to police, unidentified gunmen entered into Jama Masjid Khyber, located in Qasba Colony and killed a man and injured two others. Police arrested one of the gunmen in injured condition. The dead body and injured were shifted to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital. Three persons were killed as two rival groups... Read more
Khota Blast, casualties has increased to 13
The blast took place near Kohat police line Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, caused at least thirteen lives and as many injured. Initial reports said three persons have been killed and several others area injured in the  explosion. Dead and injured were taken to hospital by police and security forces who cordoned off the... Read more
Thailand crisis: Deadly attack on opposition rally
Gunmen have opened fire on an anti-government rally in eastern Thailand, killing a five-year-old girl and wounding dozens of other people. Read more
Ukraine ex-PM Tymoshenko calls for protests to continue
Ukrainian former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko has urged opposition supporters in Kiev’s independence square to continue their protests. She called the protesters “heroes” . Tymoshenko was jailed for 7 years on abuse of power charges in 2011. Ms Tymoshenko, who has a back injury, addressed crowds from a wheelchair... Read more
Mexico captures drug kingping ‘El Chapo’ Guzman
MEXICO CITY: The world´s most wanted drug lord, Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, was captured Saturday by Mexican marines and publicly hauled away in handcuffs, ending his blood-stained reign after a 13-year manhunt. Read more
Blast at Khohat Police Line, 3 killed
Local news channels has reported blast at Khohat Police line. Rescue and relief operations underway. Law enforcement agencies has cordon off the area. Read more