11 injured as terrorists attack Peshawar Agriculture Training Institute
At least 11 people were injured in a militant attack at the student hostel of the Directorate of Agriculture,...
Rap mogul Russell Simmons steps down after sex accusations
Russell Simmons — who helped bring hip-hop into the mainstream with Def Jam Recordings — said Thursday he was...
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...
FPW Autumn/Winter 2014 Day 1
Fashion Pakistan Week Autumn/Winter 2014 (FPWAW 2014) opened last night with a buzz as Karachi’s fashion elite turned out in force for Fashion Pakistan Council’s flagship winter event. The evening saw some great fashion as well as some not-so-great offerings. The best collections of the night were Ayesha Farook... Read more
The stars of Lyari shine ever brighter
A mini musical titled ‘A Bunch of Clowns’ was held at the Music Art Dance (MAD) school on Sunday afternoon, to showcase the remarkable talent of young students based in Lyari. Parents and excited family members made their way to MAD school from Lyari to watch their children perform... Read more
Troop force tripled in Ferguson amidst seething local anger
More than 2,000 soldiers were ordered into the riot-torn US town of Ferguson yesterday as the family of a slain black teenager denounced the “broken” justice system that failed to indict the white policeman who shot him. Missouri Governor Jay Nixon said the National Guard presence in the Ferguson... Read more
Fire in Chinese coal mine kills 24
A fire at a coal mine in northeast China killed 24 workers early  morning today,  Chinese state media reported. The blaze at the mine in Liaoning province also left 52 injured, Xinhua news agency said, quoting the state-owned Fuxin Coal Corporation. There were no immediate details on the cause... Read more
Syria govt. air strikes on ISIL ‘capital’ kill 63 people
A string of Syrian regime air strikes on the ISIL terror  group´s self-proclaimed capital Raqa yesterday killed at least 63 people, more than half of them civilians, a monitor said. The air strikes were the deadliest by President Bashar al-Assad´s air force against Raqa since the extremist IS seized... Read more
Bank robbed in Karachi, Rs0.8 mln looted
At least five robbers Wednesday looted cash worth Rs0.8 million from a private commercial bank in Karachi. The bank robbery occurred in North Nazimabad, block N. A senior police official said that guards posted at the bank are under investigation as they didn’t offer any resistance to the robbers.... Read more
Man kills wife, step son in Multan
A man killed his wife and step son over a family dispute at Thathi Laal in premises of Muzaffarabad police station on Wednesday. According to police, accused Ejaz Hussain resident of mouza Thathi Laal had some differences with his wife Sooba Mai over some domestic issues. On Tuesday night,... Read more
Marking 11 years together as a group, the band released their first single in over a year, ‘Nimmi Nimmi.’ Overload was formed in 2003 by producer, lead vocalist and drummer, Farhad Humayun and keyboard/synth player, songwriter and composer, Sheraz Siddiq. They were later joined by Hassan Mohyeddin on percussion... Read more
Dukhtar secures 2 awards at South Asian Film Fest
The road trip thriller Dukhtar won the awards for ‘Best Director’ and ‘Audience Award for Best Feature’ at the 11th South Asian Film Festival (SAIFF) held in New York City. Nabeel Qureshi’s comedy thriller Na Maloom Afraad which has been receiving rave reviews was also nominated and screened on... Read more
Larger bench formed for hearing of PM disqualification case
A larger bench of the Supreme Court was created on Wednesday to hear the case of Prime Minister Nawaz’s disqualification. Chief Justice of Pakistan Nasir-ul-Mulk will be heading the bench along with six other judges, including Justice Jawwad S. Khawaja, Justice Anwar Zaheer Jamali and Justice Asif Saeed Khosa.... Read more
Measures afoot to deal with PTI’s Nov 30 protest
Police on Wednesday placed as many as twenty containers on Shahra-e-Dastoor and outside the parliament lodges in Islamabad besides seeking 8000 more personnel to ensure security during the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s (PTI) planned protest on November 30. The district administration has also said that no party would be allowed to... Read more
Sharjah Test: Pakistan 82-1 at lunch in third Test
Pakistan was 82-1 at lunch on the opening day of the third and final Test against New Zealand in Sharjah on Wednesday. Pakistan, who won the toss and chose to bat, lost opener Shan Masood  for 12 but Mohammad Hafeez (47) and Azhar Ali (20) remained together at the... Read more
Kot Radha Kishan Case: ATC extends remand of suspects
Anti Terrorism Court (ATC) Lahore has extended the judicial remand of suspects in the Kot Radha Kishan Case to a week. Police presented 43 suspects before the court on Wednesday morning. A plea, requesting the court to keep the suspects in jail till completion of the investigation due to the sensitive nature of... Read more
The pretty Mehwish Hayat and the Ahsan Khan transformed Tonite With HSY into a cheery affair with their presence in a candid interview. Their chemistry was evident as they shared fits of laughter with each other throughout the show. While Mehwish has hit stardom for her item song ‘Billi’... Read more