Judiciary do not want a confrontation: CJP
Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Justice Mian Saqib Nisar said that the judiciary did not want a confrontation with...
In Mexican cartel country, priests have uneasy ties with narcos
When 15 armed men descended on his church last year demanding a blessing, Father Jesus Mendoza asked them to...
PML-N issues new tickets for the Senate elections
The Pakistan Muslim League–Nawaz (PML-N) issued new tickets for the Senate elections following the Supreme Court’s ruling in the Elections...
Imran firm on ending PML(N)’s monarchy on August 14
The chairman PTI, Imran Khan addressing a news conference in Islamabad said that for fourteen months his party fought for justice and knocked at all doors, including the election tribunals, judiciary and the Parliament, but in vain. He added that if rigging allegations were proven, then re-elections are the only way... Read more
PAT protesters remove containers from Model Town: Clash with the police
Clashed between Police and activists of PAT started on Friday evening after speech of Dr. Tahirul Qadri over blockades placed by the police to stop PAT workers from reaching the Minhaj Secretariat. The clash started  from Akbar Chowk when police attempted to bar PAT supporters and workers from massing in the Model Town area. Read more
Djokovic ousted, Federer wins through
Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga handed world number one Novak Djokovic a 6-2 6-2 third round defeat on Thursday as the Rogers Cup was rocked by upsets. South African Kevin Anderson startling third seeded Australian Open champion Stan Wawrinka 7-6 (8) 7-5 and ended in the late evening chill with 17-time... Read more
Brain-inspired chip fits 1m electronic ‘neurons’ on postage stamp
Scientists have produced a new computer chip that mimics the organisation of the brain, and squeezed in one million computational units called “neurons”. They describe it as a supercomputer the size of a postage stamp. Each neuron on the chip connects to 256 others, and together they can pick... Read more
Mobile Phone Service To Be Partially Blocked In Lahore
Mobile phone services will be partially blocked in the provincial capital of Punjab tomorrow. Mobile phone services will be suspended in Model Town and surrounding areas for the next 24 hours. Read: Provincial, GB, FATA request federal govt to suspend cellular services (2016) The decision was taken during a PML-N meeting chaired by Punjab... Read more
Teengage Mutant Ninja ‘Turtles’ swing back onto big screen in new mutation
The teenage mutant heroes in a half shell are battling their way back to movie screens with teen crushes, insecurity, rage and a hankering for pizza in a franchise reboot for a new generation. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, based on the 1980s comic book series that led to a... Read more
Indian Soldier To Be Released Today
An Indian soldier, who was captured couple of days ago by Chenab Rangers, will be handed over to Indian authorities later Friday. The soldier Satyasheel Yadav, 30, was arrested for crossing working border line at Bajwat Sector. Hours before he was scheduled to be released, Yadav addressed a press... Read more
Educationist Anita Ghulam Ali Passes Away
Well known educationist Anita Ghulam Ali passed away here in a private hospital earlier today. She had been admitted in the hospital for last several weeks and was in a critical condition. Her services in the field of education were highly appreciated across the country. She also served as the Education Minister... Read more
‘No Matter What Happens March Will Be Held,’ Says Qureshi
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) central leader Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said that no matter what happens, his party would hold its long march. He said that, “the government on the one hand wants to hold talks for saving the democracy, while on the other hand telephones of the PTI leaders are being taped”. He... Read more
Fahad Mirza is my first love claims a divorced Sarwat Gilani
Pakistani actors Sarwat Gilani and Fahad Mirza are ready to tie the knot on Independence Day. Gilani, who was previously married to Omer Saleem, the brother of TV personality Ali Saleem, chooses to close the door on the past “Fahad is my first love,” Gilani told the media Read: Sarwat... Read more
Section 144 imposed in Islamabad
Section 144 has been imposed in the federal capital and a notification has been issued in this regard by the govt. According to the administration, section 144 was imposed due to security concerns and prohibits the gathering of five or more individuals, carrying of weapons and pillion riding. The decision to impose... Read more
Sri Lanka 252-2 In Reply To Pakistan’s 451
Kumar Sangakkara rose to fourth place in the list of century-makers as he and the retiring Mahela Jayawardene plundered Pakistan´s bowlers on the third day of the first Test in Galle on Friday. The hosts, who began the day at 99-1 in reply to Pakistan´s 451, carried their first... Read more
Ishaq Dar Contacts Altaf, Discusses Political And Economic Situation
Finance Minister Ishaq Dar telephoned Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) Chief Altaf Hussain early morning today in which the political and economic situation of the country was discussed. Finance Minister Ishaq Dar also invited the MQM to attend the National Security Conference on Saturday (tomorrow). He thanked Altaf Hussain on the arrival of MQM delegation in Prime... Read more
Global food prices continue fall for 4th consecutive month
World food prices fell for a fourth consecutive month in July, with a sharp decline for grains, oilseeds and dairy products outweighing strong meat and sugar prices, the United Nations agriculture agency reported on Thursday. The UN Food and Agriculture Organisation’s (FAO) Food Price Index, which measures the monthly... Read more