Vice Admiral Kaleem Shaukat appointed as Vice Chief of the Naval Staff
Vice Admiral Kaleem Shaukat has been appointed as Vice Chief of the Naval Staff . President of Pakistan Mamnoon...
Netflix renews ´Stranger Things´ for third season
“Stranger Things” fans, rejoice: more adventures in the Upside Down are on the way. Netflix said Friday it had...
Lebanon will only survive if Hezbollah disarms: Saudi minister
Saudi Arabia’s foreign minister said on Friday that Lebanon had been “hijacked” by Hezbollah and could only flourish if...
Oil hits multi-month peaks; Ukraine war fears trigger surge
Gas and oil prices have risen amid fears the Ukraine crisis could have a damaging effect on one of Europe’s main energy supply routes. Gas futures climbed by up to 10% in early trading, while the benchmark price for oil rose by more than 2%. Traders are worried about... Read more
Russia says Kerry’s remarks about Ukraine unacceptable
The Russian Foreign Ministry said on Monday that recent remarks by U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry contained threats against Russia and were “unacceptable”. Kerry on Sunday condemned what he called Russia’s “incredible act of aggression” in Ukraine after Russian forces took control of the Crimea region and parliament... Read more
China knife massacre: police capture remaining suspects
Chinese police have seized the remaining suspects sought for the massacre of 29 people in Kunming this weekend, state media announced on Monday. “Of an eight-member group (six men, two women), four were shot dead by police at the scene, a wounded woman was arrested and the other three... Read more
Bar Associations Announced Three Days Mourning
The Bar Associations in all major cities of Pakistan have announced that Tuesday till Friday will be observed as Days of Mourning across the country. During these days the law practitioners will boycott court proceedings against the terrorist attacks in Islamabad at the local courts Read more
North Korea Releases Australian Missionary
North Korea on Monday deported a 75-year-old Australian missionary, detained last month for distributing religious material, after he signed a detailed “confession” and apology. Hong Kong-based John Short arrived in Beijing on a commercial flight from Pyongyang just hours after the North’s official KCNA news agency announced he was... Read more
We Have not Carried Islamabd Attack – TTP
TTP has renounced terrorist attack on local court in Islamabad in which 11 people, a senior judge and four lawyers were dead. The attack took place, after two days TTP declared a one month long ceasefire with the government. TTP issued statement after 4 hours of the attack in... Read more
Prime Minister Chaired  a Security Meeting with his “Top Boys”
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif chaired a top level meeting with COAS Raheel Sharif, DG ISI Zaheer ul Islam, CGS Lt Gen Ishfaq Nadeem Ahmad, Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan, Finance Minister Ishaq Dar and Defence Minister Khawaja Asif. The COAS briefed the Prime Minister on the military’s position... Read more
“I Khan” is firm, US Doesn’t Want Peace in Pakistan
Imran Khan while talking to local journalist on Monday, said external afctors, including the United States, are against the peace in the country and an operation in Waziristan region was not in favour of Pakistan. He demanded that government to identify those working against the state and create conspiracies.... Read more
Taliban have provided their First list of  their Prisoners – Sami
Chief of the Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam, Maulana Samiul Haq, who is also head the Taliban negotiating committee briefed the media on Monday that the list of Taliban prisoners in the captivity of Govt. law enforcement agencies has been received, which will be shared with the authorities. Maulana Sami said we... Read more
Putin’s Mission Accomplished
US Secretary of State John Kerry expressed confidence on Sunday that “Russia is going to lose” in its confrontation with the West over Ukraine. But by the time Mr Kerry arrives in Kiev for urgent consultations with the country’s interim government, President Vladimir Putin will have already achieved his... Read more
Afghan Cabinet Releases Data on Deaths of Security Personnel
According to Afghan government statistics more than 13,000 Afghan soldiers and police officers have been killed during the war .A statement released late Sunday by President Hamid Karzai’s cabinet, the Council of Ministers, put the total number of Afghan security forces killed during the past 13 years at 13,729,... Read more
South American mummy ritually sacrificed
A previously unidentified female mummy was killed in a ritual sacrifice in South America. A team of scientists analyzed the skull to find evidence of a blunt trauma to the head, suggesting she died very quickly from the blow. DNA analysis also revealed she suffered from a parasitic infection... Read more
Court clears former German president of corruption
A German court on Thursday cleared former president Christian Wulff of corruption charges that sprang from allegations that he had accepted bribes in exchange for political favors. Judge Frank Rosenow informed the court of Wulff’s acquittal, saying that there was insufficient proof that the former president had accepted illegal... Read more
Indian soldier kills fellow troops in Kashmir
An army statement said the soldier, part of the Rashtriya Rifles unit, “opened fire with his service rifle on fellow soldiers who were in a room,” killing five and wounding another. “Subsequently, he committed suicide by firing at himself,”before dawn on Thursday while on duty at the gate of... Read more