Swiss climber Ueli Steck dies after fall, preparing for Mount Everest ascent
An experienced Swiss climber died on Sunday after he fell in the Everest region of Nepal during preparations to...
JI stages protest over load-shedding, over-billing at Sindh Governor House
Jamaat-e-Islami has staged sit-in on Sunday outside Sindh Governor House  on load-shedding and over-billing by the Karachi Electric. JI...
Violence in IoK is Indian state-sponsored terrorism: COAS
Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Sunday was briefed on the situation along the LoC...
We made Mistake in Asia Cup Final – Afridi
While talking to media at  Jinnah International Airport Karachi, Shahid Afridi said that we made several mistakes at critical stage of the final match in Asia Cup. Afridi hoped that players would try not to repeat those mistakes in the future events. Read more
Rupee’s Surprised Gain has Panicked the USD Investors
The USD exchange rate remained stable at Rs105.06 for two months. However, the rapid devaluation of USD has panicked the  investors who  kept their USD in liquid form with optimism to gain heavy premium. On Friday, USD was traded at Rs102.90-95 in the inter-bank market. Exporters used to keep their proceeds for... Read more
Malaysian Security Agencies Investigating the Possible Terror Link in the Disappearance of an Airliner
Security Authorities of Malaysia are not ignoring the assumptions of terror link in the disappearance of an airliner believed to have gone down in the sea with 239 people aboard here Sunday. The investigation took a new turn when it was discovered that two passengers may have boarded missing... Read more
6th Phase of “Sehat Ka Insaf”  Underway in Peshawar
Amidst high security, the KPK Govt. has started the sixth phase of “Sehat Ka Insaf” in Peshawar on Sunday and approximately 7,54,000 children would be given anti-polio vaccination in all union councils.  Section 144 has been imposed in the city and bike-riding has also been banned for the day. Read more
Anti-Polio Drive in Karachi
The Home Department of Sindh Govt. has issued a notification that under Section-144, the motorcycle-riding will be banned in 24 union councils for eight hours until the vaccination campaign comes to an end at 5pm on Sunday. During the last month polio vaccination three health workers were assassinated in... Read more
Thar Famine Death Toll Crosses hundred
Over 100 people have been reported to have died because of hunger and malnutrition in Mithi, one of the least developed and most remote districts in southern Sindh province. However, as par govt. sources the official death toll is 41. The Chief Minister visited Mithi on Friday and has shown... Read more
There was no Malnutrition Case in Drought-hit Tharparkar District  – Bilawal Bhutto  Zardari
PPP Co-Chairman Bilawal Bhutto  Zardari tweeted : “there is a 73-bed hospital at Mithi out of which 70 beds are taken. There are 21 children 4 of them in nursery and 17 in pediatrics.” He further said “None is a malnutrition case. But there are cases of Pneumonia, meningitis... Read more
Sindh Govt’s refusal over Punjab Govt’s aid for Tharparkar are Groundless – Sharjeel Memon
Sindh Information Minister Sharjeel Memon on Saturday disclaimed the news regarding the Sindh Govt’s refusal over Punjab Govt’s aid for Tharparkar, as groundless. Memon  has confirmed that  the Punjab Govt. had not offered any aid. Sharjeel Memon praised Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and the federal government for their efforts and... Read more
Pak – Army Establishes  Field Hospital in Tharparkar
A relief team of Pakistan Army has reached  Tharparkar district to help people. According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR)‚ army teams are helping  people to get medical treatment and food. Pak – Army has also established a field hospital to provide healthcare to the malnourished and sick. General Officer... Read more