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...
Political Jirga proposes solution to end current political impasse
The political Jirga of opposition parties has given  suggestions to PTI, PAT and the government for ending the current political impasse and  the sit-in at Islamabad. The jirga concluded with a suggestive written solution. The letter has been given to all concerned parties. The jirga suggested that Prime Minister... Read more
VIP culture soon to end: Qadri
Chief of Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT), Dr Tahirul Qadri said that the VIP culture is soon going to end in the country. Addressing the participants of the PAT sit-in, Dr Tahirul Qadri claimed that there are reports that the government intending to launch crackdown on PAT workers by making... Read more
Younis Khan confident of Pakistan’s World Cup victory
Former Pakistan captain and senior batsman, Younis Khan, is confident that the Green Shirts will win Cricket World Cup 2015. “Our team is defiantly capable of clinching the title. Pakistan has a good track record and everybody knows we can at least qualify for final, and if God willing... Read more
Bayern Munich beats Manchester City in Champions League clash
Bayern Munich defender Jerome Boateng returned to haunt his former club with a last minute goal that secured a 1-0 win over English title holders Manchester City in their opening Champions League Group E clash yesterday. Boateng, who joined Bayern from City in 2011, broke the deadlock in Munich with a powerful... Read more
PCB Chairman Shaharyar assures ace strike bowler Ajmal full support in rehabilitation
Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Shaharyar Khan has assured his full support in getting banned off-spinner Saeed Ajmal back into the international fold. Shaharyar, who also met head coach Waqar Younis to take his input before announcing Shahid Afridi as T20 captain on Tuesday, said Ajmal had served Pakistan... Read more
Lahore: Two women killed, 7 injured as rickety clinic roof collapses
A clinic roof collapsed in Harbanspura area on Thursday, killing two women and injuring 7. The injured include 28-year-old Liaquat, 26-year-old Sobia Bibi, 30-year-old Fozia, 21-year-old Usman, 26-year-old Qaisar, Idrees and 65-year-old Jan. Rescue officials arrived at the scene and shifted the injured to the Services Hospital where their... Read more
5 diamond thieves arrested at Hong Kong jewel fair
Five wanna-be diamond thieves have been arrested this week for trying to steal gems worth $880,000 at a jewellery fair in Hong Kong, police said earlier today. The spate of attempted thefts at the Hong Kong Jewellery and Gem Fair, which opened Monday, may have been the work of... Read more
Bilawal in Punjab to visit flood-hit areas
In his first solo visit to the province, Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) patron-in-chief Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Thursday reached Chiniot as part of his visit to flood-affected areas. Flanked by Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah, Bilawal also visited embankments of relief camps at Sukkur Barrage. Bilawal Bhutto... Read more
First time ever: ‘Water-based battery’ developed to generate electrical energy
A new study has revealed the development of a long-lasting and more efficient nuclear battery using a water-based solution to generate electrical energy. Researchers at the University of Missouri have invented a type of battery that could be used for many applications such as a reliable energy source in... Read more
Polls open in Scottish independence vote
Polling booths opened earlier today in Scotland´s historic referendum on independence, with record numbers of Scots expected to cast their vote on whether to stay or leave the United Kingdom. Voting will continue until 2100 GMT and the result, which opinion polls have suggested is too close to call,... Read more
French President Hollande may face tough question at press conference
French President Francois Hollande holds a rare and eagerly awaited press conference later today. As he battles  party rebellion, an emergency cabinet reshuffle, record high unemployment and record unpopularity,.But perhaps the most painful blow was the revelations of a woman scorned, as his former partner Valerie Trierweiler painted him... Read more
The first official, full-length trailer for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay is here, with Jennifer Lawrence returning as Katniss Everdeen. The much-anticipated film is the third instalment in the Hunger Games franchise, which finds Katniss in District 13 after the pivotal events of Catching Fire. “I never wanted any of... Read more
Two-headed girl died in Karachi
Muhammad Ali’s wife Farzana resident of Korangi Town Karachi gave birth to a two-headed girl yesterday at a private hospital but the girl died the very next day on Thursday. According to the doctors the two-headed girl was facing problem in breathing and her case was different so a... Read more
4-day Lyari Film Festival begins in Karachi today
A 4 day Lyari film festival commenced from today at the Rangoodwala center. A number of short films were showcased at the festival The documentary “Wheels” is about a cyclist in Lyari who laments the fact that his contemporaries are more into other sports like boxing and football and... Read more