FIA arrests KDA Director General Nasir Abbas
Federal Investigation Agency (FIA)  arrested Karachi Development Authority (KDA) Director General Syed Nasir Abbas was arrested over illegal passports....
Karachi land mafia trying to take over Aisha Bawany College: Director colleges
Mohammad Mashooque, Director Colleges, Karachi on Saturday said that a land mafia is behind attempts to take over Aisha...
SHC orders reopening of Aisha Bawani College
The Sindh High Court on Saturday suspended the order  of the local city court to seal Aisha Bawani Government...
JuD a ‘front’ for banned LeT, says US
The U.S. State Department has named a self-proclaimed Pakistani charity as a “foreign terrorist organization”, a status that freezes any assets it has under U.S. jurisdiction. Jamaat-ud-Dawa calls itself a humanitarian charity but is widely seen as a front organization for the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), a Pakistan-based group accused of... Read more
Operation Zerb-e-Azb update: 327 terrorists killed, 10 soldiers martyred according to ISPR
Pakistan Army said that the ongoing military onset in North Waziristan, which was barreling ahead with full momentum, had so far eliminated 327 terrorists at the cost of ten martyrdoms. “So far 327 terrorists have been killed and 45 hideouts have been destroyed in Operation Zarb-e-Azb. Ten soldiers have also... Read more
Portugal beat Ghana 2 – 1: Both teams  fail to qualify for top 16
Cristiano Ronaldo scored the winner for Portugal as they beat Ghana 2-1 in Brasilia in Group G on Thursday but both sides still crashed out of the World Cup. Ronaldo missed three chances with only goalkeeper Fatawu Dauda to beat that would have been enough to put his side... Read more
Germany defeat USA as Both Teams Advance to Top 16
Germany beat  the Unites Stated 1-0 to top Group G. Germany proved they are favourites to win FIFA World Cup 2014. Germany needed a draw against USA but came out winners to top Group G. USA though advance too as despite their win 2-1 against Ghana, giants Portugal  crashed out.... Read more
Luis Suárez suspended for nine matches and banned for four months from soccer
The FIFA Disciplinary Committee has reached a decision in the case related to Luis Suárez of Uruguay following an incident that occurred during the FIFA World Cup™ match between Italy and Uruguay played on 24 June 2014. The FIFA Disciplinary Committee has decided that: The player Luis Suárez is... Read more
Pakistan has not asked for any foreign assistance for IDPs: FO
To a question whether any foreign country has offered assistance for the internally displaced families of North Waziristan, Foreign Office Spokesperson Tasnim Aslam said Pakistan has not asked for any foreign assistance. The United Arab Emirates, however, has offered some sort of assistance for the IDPs . The FO... Read more
Researchers develop cheaper way of making solar cells
Researchers have developed a new manufacturing method which could bring down the cost of making a type of solar cell. A team at Liverpool University has found a way of replacing the toxic element in the process with a material found in bath salts. The scientists say that this... Read more
Scots woman first in UK to have double hand transplant
A Scottish woman is to become the first person in the UK to have a double hand transplant, BBC Scotland can reveal. Corinne Hutton had her hands and feet amputated last summer after a pneumonia infection led to blood poisoning. She will become the second person in the UK... Read more
Model Town tragedy: Sanaullah, Shah granted 4 days to record statements
Earlier today former Punjab Law Minister Rana Sanaullah and former Principal Secretary Tauqir Shah appeared before the tribunal formed to probe the Model Town tragedy Sanullah and Shah requested to be provided four days to record their statements before the inquiry tribunal. The one-member inquiry tribunal headed by Justice Ali... Read more
Quetta: 250 policemen given anti-terrorism training
The passing-out parade of anti-terrorism police force was held in Quetta today. The police batch including district police and ATF personnel were given anti-terrorism training. The training program consisted of various sections including elimination of terrorists inside the buildings and shooting targets. Corps Commander Quetta Lieutenant General Nasir Janjua was special... Read more
Bomb attack in Nigerian capital leaves 21 dead and 17 injured
Nigerian authorities have arrested one suspect, and killed another, after a bomb claimed 21 lives in a shopping centre in the capital Abuja, a city gripped by fear of attacks by Boko Haram. Wednesday´s blast shook the Emab Plaza at 4:00 pm (1500 GMT), the National Emergency Management Agency... Read more
Tenant kills his land lords in Lahore
A tenant killed his land lords in Lahore earlier today. According to police, the incident took place at Ravi Road of the city where the tenant, Shahbaz, shot dead the house owners after they dared ask him for rent. The police said that the victims were brothers and identified as Rauf and Shahid.... Read more
FIA starts probe against PAT’s Tahirul Qadri
The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has started a probe against Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) chief  Tahirul Qadri. The FIA has written a letter to the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) summoning asset details of Mr. Qadri and his political party PAT. The FIA has also sought asset details of... Read more
GE4DE: a showcase of talented Pakistan
In order to promote vocational institutes in Pakistan, it is essential to provide trainees from these institutes with a platform to showcase their talent. The International Labor Organisation’s (ILO) Gender Equality for Decent Employment (GE4DE) fashion show provided just such a platform. “Synchronising ILO — GE4DE’s efforts with the... Read more