Pope Francis takes a rickshaw ride in Bangladesh
Pope Francis at the Apostolic Nunciature enjoyed a rickshaw ride during a visit to St Mary´s Cathedral in Dhaka,...
Amazon brings Alexa from home to office in a new AI push
Amazon announced Thursday it is bringing its Alexa digital assistant to the workplace, expanding artificial intelligence (AI) efforts that...
Nine martyred, 30 injured in Peshawar attack
Eleven people were martyred and around 30 injured in a terrorists attack at the Directorate of Agriculture, Peshawar early...
Interior Minister called a joint meeting of Taliban and Govt teams
After today’s militant attack in different cities cross the country, Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali  called a joint meeting of Taliban and Govt teams in Islamabad tomorrow (Wednesday). Chaudhary Nisa will preside over the meeting.  In the meeting, Taliban’s refusal to extend the ceasefire would be reviewed. Read more
The Ministry of Defence has officialy lodged a complaint with PEMRA against Geo News
According to a statement released here Tuesday evening, the Defence ministry has also provided the authority with large number of the relevant evidence that suggests the media group is involved in defaming the image of ISI. The statement says the GEO news has breached the code of conduct by accusing... Read more
Farbrace resigns

Farbrace resigns

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Sri Lanka were left searching for their seventh coach in four years after Paul Farbrace resigned on Tuesday to take up a possible assignment with England, Sri Lanka Cricket said. Farbrace, 46, has been linked to the post of assistant coach to Peter Moores, who was named England’s chief... Read more
Sagheer, Siddiqui take oath as Sindh ministers
Dr. Sagheer Ahmed and Rauf Siddiqui took oath as  Sindh provincial ministers. Subsequently, MQM has formally joined the PPP-led coalition Govt. in Sindh on Tuesday. Sindh Governor Dr. Ishratul Ebad administered oath to new ministers during a ceremony at Governor House. MQM will also get slots of two advisers and... Read more
PPP agree to do power sharing in Sindh Province
In Sindh  province, the ruling party (PPP) and MQM on Tuesday final came to an agreement for power-sharing after weeks of talks in UAE and Pakistan. According to sources, MQM will get two ministers, two advisers and one special adviser under the collation formula  between two parties. According to... Read more
Explosion in Chaman

Explosion in Chaman

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A bomb exploded near a FC  vehicle  on Mall road in Chaman on Tuesday, wounding several people.  Rescue teams have rushed to the blast site to transport the wounded to nearby hospitals.   Read more
Pakistan conducted successful test fire of Hatf III missile
Pakistan conducted the successful test-fire of the short range surface-to-surface missile, Hatf-III (Ghaznawi) According to a press release issued by the ISPR, short range surface-to-surface ballistic missile Hatf III can carry nuclear and conventional warheads to a range of 290 kilometers. The successful launch concluded the Field Training Exercise... Read more
Saadi strikes gold in Las Vegas
Pakistan’s most decorated karate Saadi Abbas added another gold medal to his collection at the US Open Karate Championship in Las Vegas, according to the information released by the Pakistan Karate Federation here on Monday. Saadi earned the gold in 67kg category, beating rivals from Guatemala, Greece and Ecuador... Read more
‘Punjab government formulating stricter laws to monitor blood banks’
Advisor to Chief Minister Punjab on Health Khawaja Salman Rafique said Punjab government is formulating strict laws aimed at monitoring blood banks in the province. He said this while presiding over a meeting of Punjab Blood Transfusion Authority (PBTA) at Institute of Blood Transfusion here on Monday. It was... Read more
Export target of $50b to be achieved: S M Muneer
Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP) Chairman S.M. Muneer Monday said that reforms have been initiated to bring TDAP back on track to achieve export target of $ 50 billion. He said this while addressing a gathering of carpet exporters during his visit to Pakistan Carpet Manufacturers & Exporters... Read more
Dar for serious action to decrease Potatoes Prices
Federal Minister for Finance, Senator Ishaq Dar, spoke about how he is taking serious actions in order to stabilize the prices of potatoes in the market. He claimed that he understands that potato is a necessary and essential commodity in the market and he needs to bring down its... Read more
EOBI asked to increase pension by legislators
A parliamentary committee asked the Employees Old-age Benefits Institution (EOBI) to enhance its pension to at least Rs6,000 per month, on Monday. At present, a pension of Rs3,600 per month is paid to aged people who have served in government and private organisations, and have crossed the age of... Read more
ASWJ’s (SSP) Ludhianvi not to represent NA 89 in the National Assembly : SC
The Supreme Court on Tuesday suspended the notifications which declared Maulana Muhammad Ahmad Ludhianvi of the Ahle Sunnat Wal Jamaat (ASWJ also formerly known as Sipah Sahaba Pakistan- a banned sectarian outfit)) as winning candidate from Jhang NA-89.  The Election Commission of Pakistan and an election tribunal had declared... Read more
Wheat procurement drive start in Punjab
Pakistan Agricultural Storage and Services Corporation (Passco) will commence wheat procurement campaign from Tuesday in Punjab, a statement said on Monday. Distribution of gunny bags to start in Bahawalnagar, Manchanabad, Lodhran, Kehror Pakka, Layyah and Khanpur from April 22, while in Okara, Pakpattan, Burewala, Mailsi, Mian Channu and Alipur,... Read more