Pak Army issues formal statement on Parachinar aftermath
Army is closely following the sectarian and ethnic colour being deliberately given to recent spate of incidents in the...
Ravi Shastri to apply for India coach job
Former captain Ravi Shastri will apply to become India´s head coach after the national cricket board extended the application...
Demonetisation 2.0: Indian businesses brace for biggest-ever tax reform
Businessman Pankaj Jain is so worried about the impending launch of a new sales tax in India that he...
Bilawal’s Selfie with Street children Football world Cup Heros
A visibly elated Bilawal Bhutto Zardari and his sister Asifa pose with the conquering heroes of the “Street Children World Cup” held in Brazil. Though they took the Bronze medal these young Pakistanis from broken improvised homes conquered the hearts and imagination of the whole nation. Read more
Clashes in South Waziristan
At least 10 people were killed in an armed clash between two groups in South Waziristan tribal region today. According to local sources, two sides armed with automated weapons resorted to a gun-battle in Shaktoi area, leaving 10 people dead. The affiliations of either group is not known. Two... Read more
Nato warns Russia of committing (Yet another) ‘historic mistake’
  Nato’s chief warned Russia Tuesday it would be committing a “historic mistake” if it intervened further in Ukraine, urging Moscow to “step back” after pro-Kremlin militants seized government buildings in several cities in the east in a grim echo of the Crimea Crisis of last month. “I urge... Read more
Contempt notice issued to Malik Riaz of Bahria Town fame
The Sindh High Court on Monday issued a notice to the chief executive of the Bahria Town  project Malik Riaz Hussain on a contempt of court application for disobeying a court order that had restrained the real estate tycoon from carrying out construction work on a flyover being built... Read more
Various steps taken to address SMEs’ issues: Muktadir
State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) Deputy Governor Kazi Abdul Muktadir has said that the central bank has taken various measures to address the issues faced by small and medium enterprises (SMEs). He was addressing the launching ceremony of Bank Alfalah and International Finance Corporation (IFC)’s SME Toolkit. Bank Alfalah... Read more
Budget 2014-15: KCCI chief urges government to bring down GST to single figure level
President Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI), Abdullah Zaki, has suggested that 17 percent General Sales Tax (GST) be brought down to a single digit in the fiscal year budget ‘2014-15′. Speaking at a reception hosted by the KCCI in honour of print and electronic media persons, he... Read more
Govt to spend $34bln over 4 years for key infrastructure development: Dar
Federal Minister for Finance, Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar said that the government would spend $34 billion in the next four years in various sectors of economy particularly for the expansion of motorways, power transmission lines and development of the energy sector. Talking to the Minister of Finance of the... Read more
Samsung Galaxy S5 adds two new anti-theft features: What you need to know
Samsung’s Galaxy S5 smartphone is being launched in April. The price for the device is not yet out and according to Samsung it is likely to be between Rs 51,000 to 53,000. The S5 boasts  two new anti-theft features that have been announced by the company. The two features... Read more
Pak-iran joint navel drill start today
According to Iranian state television reports Iran has started a joint naval drill with the Pakistani navy east of the strategic Strait of Hormuz, through which one fifth of the world’s oil supply passes. The Pakistani vessels include a warship, a submarine and logistics vessels.However the report did not... Read more
Life on Mars? ‘Lights’ in Nasa pictures explained
Images captured by Nasa’s Mars Curiosity rover have sparked debate among UFO believers, with some suggesting they “could indicate that there is intelligent life below the ground” on the planet. The pictures, taken on April 3 by the Curiosity rover’s right-hand navcam, appear to show a light in the... Read more
Why do Pakistani Lawn designers need Indian models?
The appearance of several Bollywood beauties on promotional ads of Pakistani Lawn designers has raised questions about the need of using Indian celebs, like Kareena Kapoor Khan and Karisma Kapoor, to pivot people towards the collections. Crescent Lawn’s owner Faraz Manan said that he relied on Indian faces with... Read more
Explosion in Rawalpindi bound Jaffar Express
A blast in a train at Balochistan’s Sibi railway station on Tuesday killed at least four persons and wounded 30 others, accordin to media reports. The blast set the train on fire and completely destroyed at least one bogie. Balochistan Home Minister Mir Sarfaraz Bugti said that 20 injured... Read more
Kareena to play Akshay’s wife in up coming bollywood movie ‘Gabbar’
The younger Kapoor gal  will be seen in a pivotal role of Akshay’s wife in the forthcoming film, ‘Gabbar’. In the 2004 thriller ‘Aitraaz’, the couple has played the role of a couple and now they are again signed to play husband and wife. Kareena has just start shooting... Read more
Classic Rock Coffee Company Opened Newest coffee shop in Islamabad
Classic Rock Coffee Company opened its newest coffee shop in Islamabad recently, with a grand premier event. Coffee lovers, celebrities, media, esteemed guests and senior members of Classic Rock Coffee Company attended the inauguration. In Pakistan, Classic Rock Coffee Company is the first international brand to roast green coffee... Read more