Iran’s Mahan Air to launch Tehran-Lahore flights from Dec 18
Iran’s Mahan Air has announced two weekly flights between Tehran and Lahore from December 18. According to Iranian state...
Modric latest La Liga player to be accused of tax fraud
Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric has been accused by Spanish prosecutors of tax fraud of up to 870,728 euros...
North Korea tests most advanced missile yet; US mainland in range
North Korea test fired its most advanced intercontinental ballistic yet on Wednesday, putting the US mainland within range and...
Qureshi urges Qadri to hold further action Plan
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Vice Chairman, Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Friday evening visited PAT sit-in camp and urged Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT)  chief, Dr Tahir-ul-Qadri to ask his followers to have patience in the broader interest of the country. On the occasion Qureshi conveying message of  Imran Khan Quershi and... Read more
Imran announces nationwide mass protests
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has decided to launch countrywide protests. Addressing to party leader Imran Khan announced that “We will stage mega protest demonstrations in Lahore, Faisalabad, Multan, and Karachi tomorrow (Saturday)” IK said, “I don’t even have a trust in Nawaz Sharif’s promises as he has never been a man... Read more
Army was asked to act as ‘facilitator’ not ‘mediator or guarantor’: Nisar
Federal Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan on Friday said that the statement issued by Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) endorses government’s point of view. Nisar addressing a press conference in Islamabad claimed and said “The ISPR statement was sent to me before its issuance, I get it approved from... Read more
Army chief was asked by govt to end political deadlock: ISPR
DG ISPR has confirmed that army Chief General Raheel Sharif was asked by the Prime Minister to mediate the diffuse the political crisis. DG Inter-Services Public Relations Maj Gen Asim Saleem Bajwa on the microblogging site twitter confirmed and said “COAS was asked by the Govt to play facilitative role... Read more
Govt, PTI resume talks to end political impasse
Government and PTI’s negotiators resumed another round of talks in Islamabad on Friday in a bid to defuse the lingering political crisis. According to reports, PTI’s delegation comprises of Arif Alvi, Shah Mahmood Qureshi, Jehangir Tarin, Asad Umar, Pervez Khattak and Shafqat Mahmood. Finance Minister Ishaq Dar is leading... Read more
Volcanic eruption in Papau new guinea: Local communities being evacuated
A volcano erupted earlier today in eastern Papua New Guinea, spewing rocks and ash into the air, forcing the evacuation of local communities and international flights to be re-routed, officials said. Mount Tavurvur, which destroyed the town of Rabaul when it erupted simultaneously with nearby Mount Vulcan in 1994,... Read more
5.7-magnitude temblor hits southern Greece
A 5.7-magnitude earthquake hit the southern Greek Peloponnese early morning today, the national earthquake observatory said, with no immediate reports of injury or damage. The “very strong” quake hit at 0345 GMT with its epicentre recorded between the Peloponnese and the island of Milos, 145 kilometres (90 miles) south... Read more
Khan insists govt asked for army mediation
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan denied Friday that his party contacted the army, saying Federal Interior Minister Nisar Ali Khan had revealed that it was in fact the prime minister who urged the army chief to mediate for resolving the prevailing political impasse. “You can confirm it from a... Read more
Number of Syrian refugees tops three million mark: UN
More than three million Syrians have fled the civil war ravaging their country to become refugees — a million of them in the past year alone, the United Nations said earlier today. “Syria´s intensifying refugee crisis will today surpass a record three million people,” the UN´s refugee agency said... Read more
Ronaldo wins another European award for his museum
Cristiano Ronaldo, whose extra-time penalty put the seal on Real Madrid’s 4-1 Champions League final victory over Atletico Madrid in May, was named UEFA’s Best Player in Europe on Thursday. Ronaldo scored 17 goals in all as Real won the title for the 10th time. The Portuguese was presented... Read more
Philippine UN peacekeepers defy Syria rebels
Dozens of heavily armed Philippine peacekeepers defied Syrian rebels on Friday in a Golan Heights standoff, hours after the fighters took hostage 43 Fijian soldiers there, the Filipinos´ commander said. Seventy-five Filipino troops were defending two fortified posts in the UN-patrolled zone after armed groups surrounded them on Thursday... Read more
A Rendezvous from Pakistan’ launched in India
‘A Rendezvous from Pakistan’, designer Mini Bindra’s latest collection under her Rubaaiyat label, fuses traditional Indian needlework such as the Lucknavi chikankari, Ari and Zariembroidery with Benarasi brocade and block prints. The  ensembles comprise subtle designs and delicate screen prints, embroideries and embellishments. Bindra has made sure to use... Read more
Model Town tragedy: Investigation starts after FIR lodged
Investigation has been started on Friday after FIR of the Model Town tragedy was registered against twenty one people, including Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. Aijaz Rasheed has been appointed as investigation officer to probe into the incident in which more than a dozen people were killed. Yesterday, PAT Chief... Read more
COAS vows complete elimination of terrorists
Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif on Friday said Pakistan Army would continue operation against the terrorists till their complete elimination. According to ISPR, military’s public affairs wing, the COAS expressed these thoughts at Pak-China Special Services troops’ joint exercises today in Cherat near Peshawar. The COAS said... Read more