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...
Tahirul Qadri challenges Nawaz Sharif to a public debate
Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) Chief Dr. Tahirul Qadri has challenged the Prime Minister of Pakistan Mian Nawaz sharif to an open debate. Dr. Tahirul Qadri has challenged Nawaz Sharif to discuss the governance affairs with him anywhere he would like to. He said that it would be better for... Read more
Four die in attack on police mobile in Peshawar
At least four persons including three cops died on Friday as a police mobile was hit by a terrorist attack. According to the police, police officers were sitting outside a hotel for Iftari when unidentified terrorists opened fire which resulted in killing of three police officers and a passer-by... Read more
Youm-e-Ali: No mobile phone services in Karachi
The Sindh government has requested the Centre to shut down mobile phone services on Sunday owing to Youm-e-Ali processions. In a letter sent to the federal government, Sindh Home Department said that cellular phone service be suspended from 4am to 11pm. It said that decision has been made due... Read more
Umar Akmal delighted to be back in squad
Young talented batsman Umar Akmal was brimming with joy for being included in the national test squad against Sri Lanka said if he is asked to play in only one format for Pakistan, he will chose Test cricket. Akmal said every time a test squad was announced, I would be... Read more
Rathore to challenge IHC decision in Supreme Court
Pervez Rathore has decided to challenge the court decision of his suspension as the Acting Chairman of Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) in Supreme Court. The counsel of Acting Chairman Pemra Rathore and member Kamaluddin Tipu informed the court that the petitioners want to challenge the court decision... Read more
Arrested US citizen released on bail
The US citizen arrested on Friday at Islamabad airport for carrying ammunition has been released on bail. The Airports Security Force (ASF) arrested American citizen, identified as William Johns, at Benazir International Airport after finding bullets of 9mm pistol along with a magazine in his possession. Johns was going... Read more
Sethi discusses PCB issues with Prime minister Nawaz Sharif
Chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Najam Sethi called on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in Islamabad earlier today and discussed matters relating to the board and its new constitution. According to the PM House spokesman, the meeting also discussed possibilities of the revival of the international Cricket in Pakistan. The... Read more
Pakistan, India to resume football ties
Pakistan’s football team is set to tour India for a two-match series, said officials on Thursday, as the two nations resume their rivalry after a nine-year hiatus. The last time the two sides met was in 2005 when India toured Pakistan for a three-match series, which resulted in one... Read more
Four shot dead in front of Quetta mosque
At least four people were shot dead in unidentified gunmen’s firing outside a mosque in Quetta on Friday. According to police, the firing incident took place in Mehmoodabad area of the city after Friday prayers. Rescue teams arrived at the scene soon after the incident and shifted the dead... Read more
Neuroscience: Scientist reads minds
In Gallant’s experiment, people were shown movies while the team measured their brain patterns. An algorithm then used those signals to reconstruct a fuzzy, composite image, drawing on a massive database of YouTube videos. In other words, they took brain activity and turned it into pictures, revealing what a... Read more
From Mughal miniature prints to renaissance art
Zohra Alam started her line of digitally printed fabrics two years ago. Her initial inspiration was Mughal miniature prints and the response she got for it was absolutely phenomenal. Now, with Eid coming up, the designer has introduced another collection with a completely revised design inspiration. “It’s a potpourri... Read more
Oil Tankers Association go on strike, suspend oil supply
Holding a nationwide strike, the All Pakistan Oil Tankers Association has suspended the supply of oil all over the country in a bid to protest against the imposition of 5% additional sales tax. Sindh government has imposed a 5 percent additional sales tax; the Oil Tankers Association therefore has... Read more
Emraan Hashmi is ‘fantastic’: Humaima Malik
Pakistan’s top model and actress, Humaima Malik is excited about her upcoming Bollywood debut, Raja Natwarlal. With her striking looks and slender figure draped in a shimmering red sari, Humaima gives the run-of-the-mill bollywood heroines a run for their money. The svelte star is playing ‘Ziya’, the love interest... Read more
Bulls finally push KSE-100 index over 30000 level
The long-awaited moment for the stock market arrived on Thursday when the KSE-100 index performed the incredible feat of crossing comfortably over the 30,000 points level. The ravaging bulls tossed the index up by 400.94 points or 1.35 per cent to 30,177.11. The volume also jumped 83pc over the... Read more