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...
God helps those who help themselves
Imran Urged nation to take to streets for the resignation of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. Addressing Azadi March participants in Islamabad, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan said that “the Pakistan will not succeed until nation stands up to oppression. God will not rid us of oppression until we stand up... Read more
1727 stranded Pakistanis airlifted from Libya: FO
Govt of Pakistan has brought back 258 more Pakistanis from Libya via special chartered flight and the total number of citizens airlifted  comes to 1727. According to the Foreign Office (FO) press release, since August 13, 2014  through six chartered flight  thousands of Pakistani citizens  has been brought back from... Read more
Chief of Army Staff visits flood-hit areas of Punjab
Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif visited flood-hit area of Gujranwala and Mandi Bahaduin districts on Tuesday. According to the press release issued by Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR),  during the visit COAS was briefed about the ongoing rescue and relief efforts by the Army. COAS... Read more
Anoushay all set to finaly tie the knot
Pakistani actor Anoushay Abbasi — last seen as Arifa (Afzal’s sister) in the super hit drama Pyarey Afzal — made public her decision to tie the knot with an announcement on her Facebook page. The actress stated that she is marrying Ainan Arif Abbasi, son of late cricketer, Taslim... Read more
Chinese’s contracts, investment not a loan: Khawaja Asif
Federal Defence Minister Khwaja Asif on Tuesday rejected allegations of Imran Khan and claimed that China was supposed to make direct investment in Pakistan. Speaking to the media in Islamabad he said  “Imran Khan should consult his ‘advisers’ before levelling any allegation,” Asif  also claimed that all Chinese contracts... Read more
Gene that helps slow ageing process identified
Working with fruit flies, the scientists activated a gene called AMPK that is a energy sensor in cells; it gets activated when cellular energy levels are low. “Humans have AMPK, but it is usually not activated,” said senior study author David Walker, an associate professor from the UCLA University... Read more
Prime Minister inspects relief works in Jalalpur Bhattian
The Prime Minister of Pakistan, Nawaz Sharif has visited the flood-hit Jalalpur Bhattian in district Hafizabad and also inspect the arrangements for the relief of flood-victims The prime minister visited different areas of Jalapur Bhattian along with Federal Information Minister, Pervez Rasheed and the Chief Secretary Punjab, Saira Afzal Tarar.... Read more
Ill fated Flight MH17 hit by numerous ‘high energy objects’
Ill fated Flight MH17 hit by numerous ‘high energy objects’ A Malaysian passenger jet blew up in mid-air over eastern Ukraine after being hit by numerous “high speed objects,” according to an interim report published today into the disaster that claimed 298 lives. Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 “broke up... Read more
Rebel protestor killed trying to storm Yemen govt HQ: rebels
Yemeni police shot dead at least one rebel activist earlier today when they opened fire on hundreds of protesters attempting to storm government headquarters, a protest organiser said. “Police fired live rounds at protesters, killing at least one of them and wounding five,” the organising committee member told. The... Read more
Soldier, six militants killed in Datta Khel shootout
At least six militants were killed in the ongoing operation Zarb-e-Azb in Datta Khel today. According to Inter-Services Public Relations, a soldier of Pakistan army also embraced martyrdom in fight against militants in Datta Khel during clearance operation. A civilian was also got killed in soldiers’ shootout with terrorists. The ISPR said clearance... Read more
Nine killed, several trapped as mosque roof collapses in Lahore
Roof of a mosque collapsed in Lahore during Zohar prayers Tuesday, trapping at least 25 worshippers under its debris. The incident took place in a Mosque located in Daroghawala area of Lahore, where around 50 people were offering Zohar prayers. Rescue sources said that efforts are underway to recover... Read more
Sindh and Balochistan prepare for high floods
Sindh irrigation department has opened the two gates of Sukkur barrage, which were closed for last two years. Indus will enter in Sindh with raging fury of a high to very high flood at Guddu and Sukkur barrages in coming days, the Flood Forecasting Division (FFD) has warned. The flood body... Read more
328 people die in Pakistan due to monsoon rains: Khwaja Asif
Addressing the joint session of Parliament  today, Defence Minister Khawaja Asif said that a breach has been developed in a flood protective embankment as a measure to save Trimmu Headworks and the Jhang city from further destruction. He said that with the cooperation of provincial governments the damage caused by floods... Read more
Menswear makes inroads in New York Fashion Week
Menswear plays a poor relation to women’s styles at New York Fashion Week, but it is enjoying faster-growing sales and consumer tastes that are becoming more daring, experts say.Just a fraction of the hundreds of shows at New York Fashion Week are devoted to men’s lines, and they attract... Read more