Eminem wins copyright case against NZ political ads
 New Zealand political party has been ordered to pay more than $400,000 to US rapper Eminem for using music...
Cabinet decides to place delimitation bill before NA for consideration
The federal cabinet in its meeting held here Wednesday with Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi in the chair decided...
Kennedy document release unlikely to quell conspiracy theories
A trove of secret documents about the assassination of US president John F. Kennedy is to be released on...
Imran chants Go Zardari Go’, ‘Go Nawaz Go’, and ‘Go Nizam’
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s chief Imran Khan  declared a political war on the latter’s Co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari. Addressing PTI sit-in at D-Chowk , he said the whole country soon will  be chanting “‘Go Zardari Go’, ‘Go Nawaz Go‘, and ‘Go Nizam’ The PTI chief suggested the premier to keep himself... Read more
Hashmi may be ineligible for for 7 years
Hashmi may be declared ineligible by Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) for violation of rules. According to an ECP notification, the contesting candidates to conclude their election campaign 48 hours before the polling in NA -149 which has ended at midnight Tuesday. According to sources and Javed Hashmi, a supporter of Hashmi, Azhar Baloch,... Read more
ECP suspends 212 lawmakers
Under Section 42-A of the Representation of Peoples’ Act, 1976 and Section 25-A of the Senate (Elections) Act, 197, all members of the parliament and provincial assemblies are required to submit with the ECP annual statements of their families’ assets and liabilities by Sept 30 of each year. Election... Read more
PPP’s Khursheed Shah objects to the complusion of appointng SC Judge as CEC
Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) parliamentarian and opposition leader Khursheed Shah earlier today objected to the compulsion of appointing a Supreme Court judge as the Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) and stated that “a bureaucrat or a politician could also be made responsible for the office”. Shah was talking to Prime... Read more
Govt not to rest till complete rehabilitation of flood victims: PM
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said Wednesday that his government will not rest till complete rehabilitation of flood victims. While addressing the flood victims here, the PM appreciated courage and bravery of the flood victims, saying the government would not leave the victims in the difficult time. Sharif again criticized... Read more
MQM urges British govt to provide maximum security to party chief Altaf Hussain
The Muttahida Qaumi Movement’s (MQM) central coordination committee members and Sindh Assembly lawmakers on Tuesday wrote to British Prime Minister David Cameron informing him about the threats received by the party from the Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) and requested that the British government provide maximum security to their party chief Altaf Hussain.... Read more
I have not faced terror threats, tweets Bilawal
Chairman of Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has said that he has not received any terror threat; it was reported in the media earlier today. Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, in a message on social media website Twitter, tweeted that terrorists are afraid of him. He added that he has not received any terror threats.... Read more
Imran Khan should take his belittling comments back” says Sindh Information Minister Sharjeel Memon
Information Minister Sindh Sharjeel Memon of Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) berated chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan and asked him to take his words back and plead forgiveness from the people on belittling them by calling them deadened and ‘a (mindless) herd of lambs and sheep’. Sharjeel Memon addressed... Read more
All set for close contest in NA-149 by-election tomorrow
Polling for NA-149 constituency of Multan will begin tomorrow (Thursday) where seventeen candidates will contest for the seat left vacant by Makhdoom Javed Hashmi. Independent candidates Javed Hashmi, Aamir Dogar and Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) candidate Dr Javed Siddiqui are considered strong contenders for the NA-149 seat. To ensure... Read more
World’s first baby given birth from transplanted womb
Woman gives birth to world’s first baby from transplanted womb The donated womb came from the woman’s own mother, making it the first baby in the world born to a woman using the same womb from which she was herself born.The 36-year-old Swedish woman delivered a healthy baby boy... Read more
Cabbages help in improving autism
A chemical found in broccoli, cauliflower and cabbage greatly improve symptoms of autism, according to scientists.Autistic teenagers and young adults given doses of Sulforaphane – the chemical found in the vegetables showed improvement in both behaviour and communication skills within four weeks of taking the drug. Two thirds with... Read more
“Destruction beyond description”says UN chief as he visits war ravaged Gaza
United Nations chief Ban Ki-moon briefly visited war-ravaged Gaza, two days after donor states pledged $5.4 billion in aid to rebuild it after a devastating Israeli offensive. Tens of thousands of Palestinians were displaced by the destruction, and on Tuesday people camping outside their ravaged homes were seen waving... Read more
Top 6 TTP commanders announce their alligence to the IS(IL)
Six top commanders of the outlawed Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan, including their chief spokesman Shahidullah Shahid, have announced their allegiance to Abu Bakar Al-Baghdadi of the self styled “Islamic State”. They have also issued an ‘allegiance statement’ in this regard. “I am confirming my allegiance to Amirul Momineen Abu Bakar Al-Baghdadi... Read more
X-37B: US military’s mysterious robot space plane due to land this week
The US military´ secret robot space plane is expected to land this week after a 22-month orbit. However, the spacecraft’s  mission still remains a secret. The unmanned X-37B, which looks like a miniature space shuttle, is due to glide back to Earth after having launched on December 11, 2012,... Read more