Govt revises fuel prices, petrol price hiked by Rs 1.48 per litre
From the month of December 2017 the government increased prices of petroleum products. According to notification, the price of...
Drone strike killed three in Kurram Agency
At least three people were killed in a drone strike at a hideout of Taliban commander in Kurram Agency ...
US Embassy to lead Pakistani delegation on power generation
Economic Counselor of US Embassy William Laitinen will be leading a delegation of Pakistani government and business officials to...
Resilient nation defies terrorists: Throngs to Flag lowering ceremony at Wagah Border
The flag-lowering ceremony was held at Wagah Border with national fervor and passion, army said earlier today.. In a message on the popular social media micro-blogging website twitter, DG ISPR Maj-Gen Asim Bajwa said that the ceremony shows the resolve of the nation. “We stand united to eliminate terrorism,”... Read more
Pakistan win first series against Australia in 20 years
Pakistan achieved their first series win over Australia in 20 years with a thumping 356-run win in the second Test in Abu Dhabi on Monday, taking the two-match series 2-0. The elusive win lifts Pakistan to number three in International Cricket Council’s Test rankings behind number one South Africa... Read more
Wagah carnage: Lowering ceremony underway at Wagah Border
The death toll from a suicide blast near the Wagah border crossing between Pakistan and India rose to 59 as more injured victims succumbed to their wounds on Monday. Wagah border parade ground was opened for citizens to witness the flag-lowering ceremony. According to a Rangers spokesman, flag-lowering ceremony will boost the... Read more
PM congratulates Pakistan cricket team
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif congratulated the Pakistan cricket team on winning the historic test series against Australia. In a message, Prime Minister Sharif lauded team’s competence and determination in comprehensively defeating perhaps the best cricket team currently. Pakistan beat Australia by 356 runs in the second match to whitewash... Read more
Pakistan break 20-year jinx, beat Australia by 356 runs
Pakistan won the second Test against Australia by 356 runs in Abu Dhabi on Monday to take their first series victory over the A in 20 years. Australia, set a 603-run target, were dismissed for 246 soon after lunch on the fifth and final day. The defeat was Australia’s... Read more
Sesame Street marks 45th birthday
You don`t get to be the longest-running children`s show in TV history by doing the same thing over and over. So even though parents who grew up watching “Sesame Street” can still see old favorites like Big Bird, things on the street have changed since the show debuted 45... Read more
Five torture-marked bodies found in Karachi
Five bodies of men were found from near Northern Bypass, Mochko on Monday. The bodies bore torture marks and bullet injuries. The identity of the deceased persons could not be learned. Police said they had sent the bodies to area police station for legal formalities. They said the bodies... Read more
Australia reach 238-5 at lunch in second Test
Australia, chasing a huge 603-run victory target, were 238-5 at lunch on the fifth and final day of the second Test against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi on Monday. Steven Smith was unbeaten on 97 and Brad Haddin was 13 not out. Australia must survive another 57 overs to draw... Read more
US offers assistance to investigate Wagah blast
The United States on Monday condemned yesterday’s terrorist act at the Wagah Border post. In a press release, US Amassador Richard Olson stated that “on behalf of the American people, I extend my heartfelt sympathies and condolences to the families of the victims as well as to the Government... Read more
JIT to investigate Wagah border blast
Chief Minister Punjab Shahbaz Sharif has directed constitution of a Joint Investigation Team (JIT) to probe into Sunday’s Wagah border blast that claimed almost 60 lives. Sources said a preliminary report of the incident has been presented to Chief Minister who has also directed authorities to further beef up... Read more
The seventh installment in the Fast and Furious series will be hitting theaters next year. The first official trailer released for the movie pans out at over two minutes giving fans a lot to be excited about. The movie picks up where Fast and Furious 6 left off: after... Read more
Fawad Khan fifth best actor in India according to new survey
Our very own Prince Charming Fawad Khan who successfully wooed his Indian fans with his Bollywood debut Khoobsurat has been rated the fifth best actor in India, according to a ranking released by Times Celebx. The website, Times Celebx is powered by Zoom and is known to be a... Read more
Ten hospitalized in Nicaragua killer bee attack
MANAGUA: Ten people were hospitalized in Nicaragua after being attacked by a swarm of killer bees disturbed during cemetery cleaning ahead of the Day of the Dead festival, firefighters said Sunday. Officials said the 10 people were treated for allergic reactions after the aggressive Africanized bees attacked when people... Read more
Canada conducts first airstrikes on IS targets in Iraq
OTTAWA: The Canadian military dropped bombs on Islamic State positions in Iraq for the first time Sunday, in support of the US-led coalition. “Coordinated with our coalition partners, two CF-18s attacked ISIL targets with GBU12 500-pound (227-kilogram) laser-guided bombs in the vicinity of Fallujah,” Defense Minister Rob Nicholson said... Read more