Vice Admiral Kaleem Shaukat appointed as Vice Chief of the Naval Staff
Vice Admiral Kaleem Shaukat has been appointed as Vice Chief of the Naval Staff . President of Pakistan Mamnoon...
Netflix renews ´Stranger Things´ for third season
“Stranger Things” fans, rejoice: more adventures in the Upside Down are on the way. Netflix said Friday it had...
Lebanon will only survive if Hezbollah disarms: Saudi minister
Saudi Arabia’s foreign minister said on Friday that Lebanon had been “hijacked” by Hezbollah and could only flourish if...
“People at sit-ins have come out to become a nation”: Imran Khan
Chairman of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI), Imran Khan has said that the people are not participating in the protest sit-ins due to fraudulent elections, they have rather intended to become a nation now. Addressing his workers and supporters on Tuesday, Imran Khan first of all extended his condolences to the... Read more
LHC quashes appeal against registration of FIR against senior govt. functionaries
The Lahore High Court (LHC) has upheld the order of a lower court regarding registration of an FIR against prime minister, Punjab chief minister and other federal and provincial ministers on a complaint of Minhajul Quran in Model Town shooting case. The sessions court in Lahore had issued a... Read more
Judicial commission holds Punjab Govt. responsible for Model Town tragedy
A report compiled by Justice Baqir Ali Najfi of the Lahore High Court (LHC) holds the Punjab government directly responsible for the Model Town area incident. It was mentioned in the report that Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif had not ordered the police to ‘disengage’ from the clashes with... Read more
Three PTI MNAs yet to submit resignations
Three PTI MNAs have not so far submit their resignations from National Assembly seats, as part of their party’s demand for Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s resignation. On the directives of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman, Imran Khan, 31 MNAs of the party submitted their resignation to the National Assembly Speaker Sardar... Read more
Imran did not offer any apology to Iftikhar, says Mazari
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Dr. Shireen Mazari has said that PTI Chairman Imran Khan did not offer any apology to former Chief Justice of Pakistan Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry. Dr. Shireen Mazari, while talking to media on Tuesday, said that Imran Khan stands by the statements he made towards Iftikhar... Read more
Musharraf’s treason case hearing delayed due to political unrest
The special court of Islamabad today delayed the hearing of former military ruler, Pervez Musharraf’s treason case without any court proceedings on a plea filed by Musharraf’s counsel Farogh Nasim according to media reports. According to the registrar of Special Court Abdul Ghani Soomro, on Pervez Musharraf’s counsel Barrister Farogh Nasim’s plea... Read more
ECP meeting to review Afzal Khan’s rigging allegations delayed
Meeting of Election Commission of Pakistan scheduled for today (Tuesday) has been postponed as the ECP members couldn’t reach the ECP headquarters due to the closure of roads in the Red Zone area of Islamabad. The ECP meeting will be called again soon in which the former Secretary of... Read more
Khorasani to lead new Taliban faction after major split in TTP ranks
Banned Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) has been fractured  as a faction of militants has announced formation of a new group Jamaatul Ahrar. Qasim Omar Khorasani is the leader of the new faction of Taliban militants. The  Taliban of Orakzai Agency, Bajaur, Mohmand and Khyber tribal regions and Ahrar-ul-Hind will join the new group of the militants, sources... Read more
PTI, PAT refuse to move from Constitution Avenue in spite of Supreme court order: AGP
The attorney general of Pakistan (AGP) has told the Supreme Court (SC) that the Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) and the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) have refused to vacate Constitution Avenue. The AGP has also said that both parties are not willing to shift their protests to an alternative place. In compliance to... Read more
2nd ODI: Sri Lanka win toss, choose to bat against Pakistan
Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews won the toss and elected to bat in the rescheduled second one-day international against Pakistan in Hambantota on Tuesday. The tourists, who won the opening one-dayer at the same venue on Saturday, will look to clinch the three-match series despite the absence of two... Read more
Modern Family win Emmy Awards
Modern Family won a record-tying fifth best comedy series Emmy Award and a dominant Breaking Bad captured the top drama award and a trio of acting honors in Monday’s ceremony. Bryan Cranston was honored Monday night ceremony as best actor in a drama for Breaking Bad, proving that True... Read more
Ukraine and Russian leaders meet, after soldiers captured
The presidents of Russia and Ukraine hold key talks today with little hope for a breakthrough in the conflict pitting the former Soviet state against pro-Russian separatist rebels. Kiev ratcheted up tensions by announcing hours ahead of the talks it had captured 10 Russian soldiers on its territory, while... Read more
Afzal Khan should present evidence about claims, says Malik
Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Senator Rehman Malik has said that “the former Additional Secretary of Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) Afzal Khan should present evidences about his claims of rigging in general elections 2013 if he has any”. Senator Rehman Malik, , said that Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan,... Read more
Twin disasters spark Malaysia Airlines crew resignations
Nearly 200 cabin crew have resigned from Malaysia Airlines which was hit by two deadly tragedies this year, the carrier said Tuesday, and some reportedly cited fears for their safety. The flag carrier, which prior to this year had a good safety record, has been in the spotlight in... Read more