A youth martyred by Indian shelling across LoC
An innocent young boy Inzamam s/o M Amin aged 19 embraced shahadat due to Indian unprovoked and targeted firing...
Defence attaches visit Rawalakot Sector along LoC
Defence Attaches of US, UK, France, China, Turkey and Indonesia visited Line of Control in Rawalakot Sector of AJ&K....
Pakistan retain top T20 ranking after ICC error
Australian cricket chiefs have clarified that Pakistan still top the Twenty20 world rankings, despite Australia’s victory in the T20...
First Ramazan from Monday in Pakistan
Ramazan-ul-Mubarak (1435 AH) will start on Monday, June30, 2014 in Pakistan as the Ramazan moon was not sighted in the whole country on Saturday. According to sources, the Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee is unanimous that first Ramazan falls on Monday as no moon sighting evidence was received from any part... Read more
Operation Zarb-e-Azb update: 18 militants killed in Mirali, Miranshah
Pakistani jets and artillery bombarded militant hideouts in the country’s restive northwest yesterday as part of a massive ongoing offensive against the Taliban, killing 18 insurgents, the military said. Pakistan Air Force (PAF) planes pounded the outskirts of Mirali town late Friday while tanks targeted militant sanctuaries outside Miranshah, the... Read more
Ramazan moon sighting committee meeting underway
A meeting of the central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee for sighting the crescent of Ramazan-ul-Mubarak 1435 AH is currently underway. The meeting, chaired by its Chairman Mufti Muneeb-ur-Rehman, is being held in the building of Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) camp office, Karachi. The sittings of Zonal Ruet-e-Hilal Committees Islamabad Capital Territory... Read more
Four new Polio cases unearthed in Pakistan
Four new polio cases have emerged in Pakistan yesterday, bringing the total number of countrywide children affected by this crippling illness to 88 this year. According to the National Health Department, each polio case has been confirmed in Peshawar, Mardan, Bannu and Miranshah. Earlier on Friday, the deadly virus... Read more
PML-Q, PTI and MQM to partcipate in Tahir-ul-Qadri’s APC
Pakistan Muslim League Q (PMLQ), Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) on Saturday accepted Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT)’s invitation to join its All Parties Conference (APC) over Model Town tragedy. Jamiat Ulama-e-Islam Sami (JUI-S) excused from participation at the APC while Manzoor Wattoo said Pakistan People’s Party... Read more
Zarb-e-Azb: Jets kill 17 militants in new airstrikes
Pakistani jets killed 17 militants in the latest raid on rebel hideouts in the country’s restive northwest, officials said on Saturday. The planes bombarded hideouts in the Dargamandi and Chashma Gaon areas of North Waziristan late Friday, as aid agencies geared up relief efforts for refugees fleeing the military... Read more
A meeting of the Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee will be held in Karachi on 29th of Shaban-ul-Moazzam today (Saturday) for sighting the Ramazan Moon. The meeting will be presided over by its Chairman Mufti Muneeb-ur-Rehman. All Zonal Ruet-e-Hilal Committees will also meet at their respective headquarters for the sighting of... Read more
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan announced while addressing a rally in Bahawalpur earlier today that he will lead ‘Islamabad Tsunami March’ comprising over 10 lakh participants on August 14 if PTI’s demands not fulfilled. “PML-N you have one month to get us the answers,” he said. “I want... Read more
West Indies and Pakistan to have representation at the ICC
The West Indies and Pakistan will have representation on the International Cricket Council’s all-powerful executive committee alongside the “Big Three” nations India, Australia and England, the ICC said on Saturday. West Indies Cricket Board president David Cameron and Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Najam Sethi were elected at the ICC’s... Read more
Anti-Narcotics Force foiled  heroin smuggling attempt at Benazir Bhutto International Airport
Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) foiled a bid of heroin smuggling at Benazir Bhutto International Airport in Islamabad. According to reports, the passenger identified as Abid Sharif, resident of Lahore, was arrested after he was caught with 60 capsules filled with heroin. He was trying to smuggle the heroin to Abu... Read more
Love marriage: couple publicly beheaded near Sialkot
A couple was publicly  decapitated in cold blood by the family of the girl over love marriage in Satrah village of Daska tehsil, some 65km from Sialkot yesterday. According to the FIR lodged with Satrah police station, Sajjad Ahmed, 27, of village Hasanabad, Sialkot, had contracted a love marriage... Read more
Pakistan’s Macroeconomic conditions on Track : IMF
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said Pakistan’s macroeconomic conditions are improving, as executive directors concluded a review of the country’s economic performance. On the occasion of the Executive Board’s approval of the $ 555.9 million tranche for Pakistan, David Lipton, First Deputy Managing Director and Acting Chair, noted... Read more
Blast outside courier office in Karachi
A powerful blast took place outside the office of a private courier company located in Malir City area of Karachi  early this morning.  However, no loss of life has been reported as yet. It should be mentioned here that it was the third time this particular courier company was targeted... Read more
Imran Khan a ‘pathetic nitpicker’ : Ahsan Iqbal
Federal Minister for Planning and Development, Ahsan Iqbal, Friday alleged that Chairman PTI, Imran Khan, was fanning anarchy in the country. “Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) was raising hurdles in the way of development schemes launched by the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz government”. Calling Imran Khan a pathetic nitpicker, Iqbal advised him... Read more