Ehsanullah Ehsan confession statement
Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) has released a video confessional statement of former Tehreek-e-Taliban (TTP) and Jamaat-ul-Ahrar (JuA) spokesman...
Serena to be back on the court after baby
Superstar athlete Serena Williams late Tuesday promised she would be back on the court after becoming a mom, with...
Uber wants to launch ´flying cars´ by 2020
Uber said Tuesday it wants to launch a system of flying cars to move people around cities, with a...
Bowling action of Saeed Ajmal to be tested on Monday
The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Sunday said Pakistan ace off spinner Saeed Ajmal’s test will be conducted using the same testing protocol that were earlier followed for the testing of Sri Lanka’s Sachithra Senanayake and New Zealand’s Kane Williamson. In a press release issued here, an ICC spokesman... Read more
PPP supports democracy: Sharjeel Memon
Sindh Information minister  Sharjil Memon said that his party would not take any advantage current political situation. Speaking to media after PPP’s high level meeting chaired by Asif Ali Zardar, Information minister said said PPP wants to uphold the continuation of democracy and supports dialogue. Read more
Iran says it shoots down Israeli spy drone
Iran said on Sunday it had shot down an Israeli spy drone that was heading for its Natanz nuclear enrichment site, Iranian media reported. “The downed aircraft was of the stealth, radar-evasive type and it intended to penetrate the off-limits nuclear area in Natanz … but was targeted by... Read more
Dr. Qadri refuses  to compromise over Model town incident
Chairman Pakistan Awaami Tehreek (PAT) Dr. Allama Tahir-ul-Qadri announced on Sunday that doors for the negotiations are open and he is ready to talk even if Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif or Chief Minister Punjab Shahbaz Sharif come to him. Dr. Allama Tahir-ul-Qadri said he will listen to everyone as... Read more
Alishaan Pakistan 2014: Taking Pakistan to Dehli
To promote Pakistani lifestyle, the Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP) is travelling all the way to Delhi with more than 700 participants from September 10 till September 14. The project, titled Alishaan Pakistan 2014, will feature all things Pakistani — from food to furniture to fashion. “Whenever I... Read more
Two reputable politician join PTI tonight, IK Claims
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan on Sunday claimed that two  famous politician would join PTI tonight. while addressing the participants of the sit-in IK said “Two reputable persons will announce their joining of PTI tonight,” Imran Khan urged Govt “Before coming to my container for talks, make sure that... Read more
Rani’s Mukhar jee’s Mardaani runs afoul of the censor board in Pakistan
The producers of Rani Mukerj i’s comeback film have decided not to screen the film in Pakistan as the local censor board has too demanded many cuts and other changes in the content. A spokesperson for the film said that when the Pakistan Film Censor Board saw the film... Read more
Imran Khan vows to expand protest drive
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chief Imran Khan on Sunday vowed to expand protest movement against the government all over the country, Addressing his supporters at a protest camp outside Parliament House, Imran said if Nawaz Sharif did not resign then a wheel-jam strike will be called across the country. “We will... Read more
Hollywood has anti abortion stance
Hollywood has, for the past 25 years believed that film audiences would be simply outraged at the idea of a film character having an abortion. In Juno, a pregnant teenager decides against having an abortion after encountering a scaremongering anti-abortion protester outside the clinic. In Knocked Up, anyone who... Read more
With commissioners’ retirement, trouble looming for SECP
With the retirement of Imtiaz Haider as commissioner and another set to retire next month, the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) will become a non-performing entity as at least three commissioners are required to run it. Haider’s three-year tenure expired on Friday. He was commissioner for Specialised... Read more
South Africa initiates probe over alleged cement dumping from Pakistan
Pakistan’s exports of cement to South Africa may face serious problems as the International Trade Administration Commission of South Africa has accepted an application in which it is alleged that Portland Cement imported from Pakistan is being dumped on the South African Customs Union (SACU) market. The application was... Read more
New Afghan president to take office on September 2: Hamid Karzai
Afghan President Hamid Karzai said yesterday that his successor would take office on September 2, despite a slow-moving vote audit designed to eliminate fraudulent ballots cast for the two contenders. “The Afghan government is totally ready for the inauguration ceremony of the new president on the date of September... Read more
6.6-magnitude temblor jolts central Chile: USGS
A strong 6.6-magnitude earthquake jolted central Chile on Saturday, US geologists said, though there were no immediate reports of fatalities or serious damage. The quake struck at 6:32 pm (2232 GMT) about 108 kilometers (67 miles) northwest of the capital Santiago, at a depth of 32 kilometers. The national... Read more
Death toll from Hiroshima landslides continues to mount:  50 dead so far
The death toll from devastating midweek landslides in Hiroshima rose to 50 today, as fresh rain stoked fears of more disasters and hampered search and rescue teams. The regional police headquarters in the western Japan city said 38 other people remained unaccounted for, four days after unusual downpours triggered... Read more