Fashion Pakistan Week: Last day highlights
The four day Pakistan Fashion Week concluded in Karachi on Thursday. The last day showcased collections from Tena Durrani, Nauman...
North Korea fires missile over Japan, lands far out in the Pacific
North Korea fired a missile on Friday that flew over Japan’s northern Hokkaido far out into the Pacific Ocean,...
Several hurt in ‘terrorist’ incident on London underground train
Several people were injured at a London underground station on Friday after witnesses reported a blast on a packed...
The green team comes through
Pakistan won the 3rd ODI of the Asia Cup by 72 runs. Umar Akmal was declared man of the match because of his unbeaten ton (102). Bating first Pakistan scored 248, while Afghanistan were all out at 176 runs. Umar Gul  and Saeed Ajmal took 2 wickets each and Shahid Afridi got 1 wicket. Read more
KPK  has completed the of delimitation Councils
The KPK government has completed the divided the province into 3,493 village and councils as the government plans to hold local government election in April 2014. Under the Local Government Act, 2013, creation of village and councils is mandatory for local bodies’ elections. The  LG&RDD (Local Government and Rural... Read more
Al Meezan Bank may acquire HSBC’s Business in Pakistan
HSBC disclosed on Thursday that they are negotiating to sell its business and operations in Pakistan to Al Meezan Bank This would be the 2nd deal after JS Bank couldn’t get the regularity approval from State Bank of Pakistan in October 2013 to acquire HSBC Pakistan. HSBC’s Pakistan business... Read more
India’s Opposition BJP Will Storm the Next Election, according to survey
The survey results spell trouble for the ruling Congress Party A Feb. 26 report from the American think tank Pew Research Center has found that Indians want their next government to be led by the opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over the incumbent Congress Party by more than three... Read more
26  sentenced to death by Egyptian court
An Egyptian court sentenced 26 people to death on Wednesday on charges of forming a “terror group” plotting to target shipping passing through the Suez Canal, judicial sources said.All of the defendants were tried in their absence, a prosecutor said, as the court handed down the death sentences a... Read more
175  Al-Qaida linked rebels  killed in Ambush by Syrian forces
Syrian government forces killed 175 rebels that it described as mostly Saudi, Qatari and Chechen “terrorists” in an ambush east of Damascus, the state-run SANA news agency reported Wednesday. There was no immediate response from rebels about the report. The news agency, citing a military source, said that an... Read more
Pakistan scores 248 against Afghanistan, Akmal remained not out at 102
Pakistan made 248 for the loss of eight wickets in the 2nd ODI against Afghanistan in the 3rd One Day International of the Asia Cup. Umar Akmal scored a century and remained not out at 102. He faced 89 deliveries. Ahmed Shahzad, scored 50 runs.  Poor performance from Pakistan’s... Read more
Russian troops on alert

Russian troops on alert

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Russian President Putin has ordered on Wednesday Army  to be ready for war games near Ukraine. US Secretary of State John Kerry warned and said “any kind of military intervention that would violate the sovereign territorial integrity of Ukraine would be a huge – a grave mistake”. Read more
Member National Assemble use liquor worth Rs. 50 million per annum – Dasti
Member National Assembly, Jamshed Dasti, who was elected as an independent member from the Punjab province, disclosed in national assembly that liquor worth Rs. 50 million per annum is being supplied to Parliament lodges located in Islamabad.   He also demanded for the drug tests to be carried out of all... Read more
Religious scholar gunned down in Karachi
Shia religious scholar Allama Taqi Hadi Naqvi was gunned down on Thursday in North Nazimabad.  The killing is apparently an incident of sectarian target killing. Read more
New Bohra spiritual leader arrives in Karachi
The new spiritual leader of the Bohra Community Sayeedna Mufaddal Saifuddin received a warm welcome from the community members as he arrived in Karachi on Thursday. Strict security measures were taken to ensure his safety as a huge crowd gathered at the Karachi airport to welcome him. The spiritual... Read more
Angela Merkel to visit the UK
German Chancellor Angela Merkel will make an historic speech to Britain’s parliament on Thursday before holding EU talks with Prime Minister David Cameron and taking tea with Queen Elizabeth II.Merkel is expected to speak in German when she addresses lawmakers from the House of Commons and the House of... Read more
Kerry  prepared to continue talks between Israel and the Palestinians for as long as necessary
US Secretary of State John Kerry said Wednesday that he was prepared to continue the talks between Israel and the Palestinians “for whatever period of time might be appropriate” to reach a final peace .he candidly admitted that a final agreement is not possible by the April 29 deadline. Read more
Thai protest leader expresses willingness to have a live TV debate with the PM
Thai anti-government protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban said on Thursday he was willing to appear in a live TV debate with Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra “I’m ready to be the people’s representative and talk politics with Yingluck,” he told supporters. “Just tell me when and where.” “Give us two chairs... Read more