NBC sacks newsman Matt Lauer over alleged sexual misconduct
NBC said Wednesday it has fired Matt Lauer, a well-known morning news anchor, for what it described as inappropriate...
North Korea fires ICBM, splashes in Sea of Japan: Pentagon
North Korea fired what the US Pentagon said appeared to be an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) that landed close...
Pak behaviour towards Taliban unchanged despite Trump statement: US general
The top US general in Afghanistan said on Tuesday that he had not seen a change in Pakistan’s support...
Revolution is in the Air – Tahirul Qadri
Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) chief  Tahirul Qadri said on Saturday that the rulers are panicking after hearing about his arrival adding that his party workers have already begun ‘revolution’ by shedding their blood. Addressing a press conference in London, Qadri said that his agenda is democratic and legal, adding... Read more
Late Strike from Messi spells defeat for Iran as Argentina qualify for next round
Despite a good overall display, Iran failed to keep its nerves in the last minutes as Messi scored a winner for Argentina. Argentina becomes the first team to qualify from the group, after a 1-0 victory over Iran. The second qualification place is still wide open. Bosnia play Nigeria... Read more
Dr. Tahirul Qadri’s  Islamabad to Lahore road travel extremely dangerous – Intelligence Sources
Intelligence agencies, yesterday, termed Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) chief Dr Tahirul Qadri’s scheduled road travel from Islamabad to Lahore as unsafe. Intelligence report says that Qadri could face severe security dangers upon arrival in Pakistan. According to sources, intelligence agencies alerted the police about the potential threat. The report... Read more
Interior Minister orders “Fool-Proof” security for Tahir-ul-Qadri
Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali today ordered “fool-proof” security arrangements in Islamabad before the arrival of Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) head Dr. Tahir-ul-Qadri on Monday. Chairing a high-level meeting here, Chaudhry Nisar said that present situation demands extra-ordinary security steps. He asked law enforcers to bolster security at entry... Read more
Tahir-ul-Qadri reaches London today
Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) chief Dr Tahir-ul-Qadri reached London earlier today where he is due to catch a flight to Islamabad. He said that hurdles will be laid from the day one, adding that the “voice of truth” cannot be suppressed. Addressing media after arriving in London, Qadri said... Read more
PM orders suspension of roaming services of Afghan mobile
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif earlier today directed the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) to suspend roaming services on Afghan Subscriber Identity Modules (SIMs) in Pakistan. According to PM House spokesperson, the directives were issued on the request of law enforcement agencies. The law enforcement agencies had informed the government that... Read more
New facial recognition tool to help find missing kids
A new facial recognition tool can help find missing children by rapidly matching the pictures of kids with their biological parents. The tool could be useful to law enforcement and families in locating missing children, researchers said. A team from the University of Central Florida started the project with... Read more
Arthritis drug spurs hair growth in hairless men
A man with almost no hair on his body has grown a full head of it, including eyebrows, eyelashes as well as facial, armpit and other hair, with a drug meant to treat arthritis. The patient was diagnosed with alopecia universalis, a rare disease that results in loss of... Read more
Where is Interior Minister? Khursheed Shah
Opposition leader Syed Khursheed Shah yesterday, expressed concerns over absence of Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali during North Waziristan military offensive. Speaking to media persons outside the Parliament House, Shah feared that there could be a backlash of the military operation. Under these circumstances, absence of Chaudhry Nisar Ali... Read more
Tribal elders assure support for army: ISPR Director
Director General Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Major General Asim Bajwa on Saturday said that tribal elders have announced their support to ongoing military operation in North Waziristan Agency. “Many tribal elders from around Miranshah, Mir Ali, Datta Khel assure support to army op,” DG ISPR Asim Bajwa posted the update on... Read more
World Cup television coverage breaks viewing records: FIFA
Japan’s clash against Ivory Coast was one of the most viewed games of the 2014 World Cup so far as television coverage shattered a host of records during the first round of group matches, FIFA said yesterday. As many as 34.1 million viewers in Japan watched the team’s 2-1... Read more
Valencia double goal helps Ecuador defeat Honduras 2-1
Ecuador moved into second place in World Cup Group E as two goals from Enner Valencia handed them a 2-1 win over Honduras in Curitiba yesterday. Honduras had looked on course for their first ever World Cup win when Carlo Costly fired them in front on 31 minutes, but... Read more
Operation Zerb-e-Azb day 7: 30 terrorists
Around 30 terrorists have been killed in fresh pounding in restive tribal areas by Pakistan Air Force early morning today. According to a press release issued by the ISPR, 30 terrorists were killed in targeted strikes by jet aircrafts in Khyber and North Waziristan Agencies. “According to details at... Read more
Pakistan against all forms of Terrorism: Mamnoon Hussain
President Mamnoon Hussain said that Pakistan is against all forms of terrorism and it want peace and stability. While addressing the 101st passing out parade of Pakistan Naval Academy in Karachi on Saturday, the president said that the country seeks peace and stability in the world. Read more