Dr. Asim Hussain leads prayer
Former petroleum minister and close aide of co-chairman Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Asif Ali Zardari Dr. Asim Hussain led...
Govt re-appoints Dr. Irshad as FBR chairman
The federal government has appointed Dr. Irshad as chairman of the Federal Board of Revenue. According to sources sources, a...
Overweight Marlon Tapales stripped of off championship
Filipino Marlon Tapales has been stripped of his World Boxing Organization bantamweight title after failing to make the weight...
“Not interested in vote recount in 4 constituencies… want whole may 11 election to be audited” IK
Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan upped the ante and said earlier today that his party’s demand has now gone beyond a vote recount in four constituencies and it now wants the whole general elections held on May 11, 2013 to be audited. Addressing a press conference here, Imran... Read more
German players welcomed home as heros!
Tens of thousands of jubilant fans massed at Berlin’s Brandenburg Gate earlier today  to welcome the World Cup winners and new national heroes bringing home football’s top prize for the first time to a reunified Germany. The flag-waving crowd erupted in applause after news spread that the flight bringing... Read more
Zardari supports PTI’s demands for a vote recount in 4 controversial constituencies
The former president and co-chairperson of Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Asif Ali Zardari strongly criticized Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) as he supported PTI’s demand for vote recount on four constituencies on Tuesday. In a statement, Zardari said that Nawaz Sharif received votes to become a Prime Minister not a king.... Read more
Scientists make human blood along with all its components in lab using stem cells
The ability to make human blood in the lab including all the different types of cells in them has taken one giant leap. A team of researchers led by University of Wisconsin-Madison stem cell scientist Igor Slukvin have cracked the elusive code to turn stem cells into human blood.... Read more
Dilip Kumar’s Peshawar home declared “national heritage”:Times of India
Veteran Bollywood actor Dilip Kumar’s house in Peshawar has been declared a national heritage, said a report published in The Times of India (TOI). Manzoor Ali Memon, spokesperson of Pakistan High Commission in New Delhi, told the TOI over phone that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has declared the ancestral... Read more
30 to 40 thousand people cannot bring any revolution: PM
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday said that those raising hollow slogans of revolution and change in the country are bound to fail in their designs. Addressing a ceremony of handing over of privileges and honor card scheme to the top taxpayers in Islamabad, the Prime Minister stated that... Read more
Digital prints by Mahin Hussain
Mahin Hussain, a textile design student from IVS, has an undying love for digital prints  — be it her signature bags or the lawn collection that she recently launched. Speaking about her latest venture, Mahin Hussain Limited Edition Prints, which just wrapped up a one-day exhibiton of five prints,... Read more
Arsalan approaches NADRA to seek Khan’s credentials
Arsalan Iftikhar, the son of former Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry, is adamant to get Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Chairman, Imran Khan disqualified/ In a recent development today, Arsalan Iftikhar filed an application to the National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) seeking Khan’s biodata. He says Khan’s... Read more
Monsoon rain spell from tommorow
Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) has said that a new spell of monsoon is likely to start in next 24 hours. The PMD forecasts rain/thundershower in Rawalpindi, Islamabad, Kashmir, parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Kashmir, Mirpurkhas Division, Karachi Division and Hyderabad Division during the monsoon spell which is likely to continue... Read more
“Op. Zarb-e-Azb proceeding according to goals”: DG ISPR
Director General ISPR, Major General Asim Saleem Bajwa said Operation Zarb-e-Azb was proceeding according to goals and the army would not rest until terrorism was eliminated from Pakistan.  During a media briefing, the DG ISPR said North Waziristan had become a hub of terrorists who were brainwashing people into... Read more
Operation in Karachi’s Landhi area: 5 shot dead
Five suspected militants were killed during an operation in Gulshan-i-Buner area of Karachi’s Landhi area. Security sources said that a police team conducted the raid after receiving a tip-off regarding the presence of hardened criminals in the vicinity. The police team was fired upon once they entered the area.... Read more
Fahad Mustafa says goodbye to tv career
Much to the disappointment of all the Pakistani drama lovers, Fahad Mustafa has quit acting in dramas. The drama Koi Nahi Apna, which is being broadcast on a local channel, will be his last, reveals the actor. The star has big plans now and his prime focus will be... Read more
Archie comics iconic character to die
For the fans of Archie Andrews, his impending death marks a fitting end for the famous comic book do-gooder. The 73-year-old red-headed character will die in Wednesday’s installment of “Life with Archie” when he intervenes in an assassination attempt on senator Kevin Keller, Archie Comics’ first openly gay character... Read more
IMF cuts eurozone growth forecast
The IMF cut its 2014 growth forecast for the eurozone yesterday warning that the recovery in the single currency bloc was “neither robust nor sufficiently strong”. In an annual report on the eurozone, the International Monetary Fund said growth this year would reach 1.0 per cent instead of the... Read more