Taylor Swift spends third week atop Billboard 200 chart
Taylor Swift held onto her throne atop the weekly US Billboard 200 album chart for a third consecutive week...
Stunning Lyon, Starc catches floor England
Two freakish Australian catches rocked England´s diminishing hopes of saving the second Ashes Test on a fast-moving third day...
‘Kwaussie’ named Australian word of the year
Inspired by a dual citizenship crisis plaguing politics in Australia, the term “Kwaussie” — a mix of Kiwi and...
Brazilian police were on high alert following their country’s humiliating exit from the World Cup as they feared angry fans could riot after the defeat. Brazilians were thrashed 7-1 in the semi-final by Germany in Belo Horizonte. After the match wide spread rioting that was feared did not happen,... Read more
Zarb-e-Azb Updates: Pakistan armed forces have got 80 percent ground area of Miranshah
According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) on Wednesday, stated that Pakistan armed forces have taken control of 80 percent area of Miranshah. In a press statement, the ISPR said the ongoing operation ‘Zarb-e-Azab’ in North Waziristan Agency was achieving its set targets. The command and control system of the... Read more
Pakistan reaffirms support for the Palestinians’ right to a nation state
Reiterating Pakistan’s support to Palestinians in their right to have a free and independent state, Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday said Israeli atrocities against innocent Palestinians were `unacceptable and violation of all human rights.’  “Israeli Government has always used brutal force against unarmed Palestinians which amounts to war crime,”... Read more
Imran Khan threatens “long march at any cost”
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan threatened  that he would lead a million march from Lahore to Islamabad on August 14 come what may. Addressing a gathering of party’s activists and office bearers here on Tuesday, Khan called on Pakistanis to take part in what he called the “Azadi March” for the... Read more
Dr. Shahid Masood’s views on Arsalan Iftikhar ‘s challenge to Imran Khan and who is actually supporting him. The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has already provided a copy of the nomination papers of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan to Arsalan Iftikhar. Copies of the nomination papers will... Read more
US Govt. provides  8 million dollars for wheat for IDPs
US Ambassador to Pakistan, Richard Olson said earlier today that the US govt. has issued 8 million dollars to United Nation Food Program (UNFP) for provision of wheat to the IDPs of North Waziristan. He called on Federal Finance Minister, Senator Ishaq Dar and told him that the US... Read more
Pakistan squad for Sri Lanka tour announced
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) earlier today,  announced the national squad for the upcoming tour of Sri Lanka. Misbah-ul-Haq will captain both the ODI and Test sides. The 15-member squads for each of the two formats were picked by the selection committee headed by Moin Khan and approved by... Read more
Pakistan condemns Israeli aggression in Palestine: FO
Foreign Office spokeswoman Tasneem Aslam on Wednesday said that Pakistan condemns Israeli aggression and supports the international community’s efforts in bringing about a cessation of unilateral Israeli strikes killing Palestinians, including women and children. “Pakistan is deeply concerned over the recent escalation of violence and loss of lives in... Read more
Fossil of ‘largest flying bird’ identified
The fossilised remains of the largest flying bird ever found have been identified by scientists. This creature would have looked like a seagull….. on steroids – its wingspan was between 6.1 and 7.4m (20-24ft). The 25m-year-old fossil was unearthed 30 years ago in South Carolina, but it has taken... Read more
Pakistani TV shows make a mark on the Indian screen
From women’s empowerment to gender ties to social trends, a bouquet of Pakistani TV shows have hit the Indian small screen and are being appreciated by discerning Indian audiences. The progressive plots are not only creative and entertaining but are also successfully shattering many myths and misconceptions. Beamed on... Read more
ZONG Mobile SIms: Govt. launches Electronic cash assistance programme for NWA IDPs
The Government  has formally launched an electronic cash assistance programme for the disbursement of money to the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) of North Waziristan Agency through ZONG mobile SIMs . The scheme was launched by the Khyber Pakthunkhwa Governor Sardar Mehtab Ahmed Khan during a ceremony at Governor House.... Read more
Pervaiz Mussharaf Treason Case: FIA inquiry officer’s testimony recorded
FIA investigation officer Khalid Rasool recorded his statement in the hearing of treason case against former president Pervez Musharraf today. A three-member special court headed by Justice Faisal Arab hearing Article-VI case against the former president. Additional Director Federal Investigative Agency (FIA) Khalid Rasool recorded his  testimony before the... Read more
Judges of the Supreme Court repose full confidence in new CJP
The judges of the apex court today,  reposed full confidence in the new Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP), Justice Nasirul Mulk and assured their full cooperation towards dispensation of speedy justice. The first full court meeting, convened here following the new CJP’s assuming office, was attended by all the... Read more
“I am the highest paid actress in Pakistan” claims Humaima Malik
Pakistani actor and model Humaima Malik has claimed that she is the highest paid actress in Pakistan in an intervew with Indian media. Calling herself a self-made girl, the actress said she has never seen herself struggling or not getting opportunities. Malik said she was only 14 when she... Read more