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...
FBR extends tax filing date up to December 15
The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has extended the date of filing of returns and statements for the tax...
Political risk on Wall Street? Buy the dip!
An abrupt stock selloff on Friday — sparked by a report that magnified concerns about President Donald Trump’s potential...
3rd ODI: Afridi to lead Pakistan
All-rounder Shahid Afridi will lead Pakistan side in third ODI against New Zealand today to be played in Sharjah. It should be mentioned here that Pakistan recalled leg-spinner Yasir Shah and all-rounder Awar Ali for the three remaining one-day internationals against New Zealand as they continued to sweat over... Read more
Facebook doesn’t love the idea of a ‘dislike’ button
Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg wants people to be able to quickly express broader ranges of feelings at the leading online social network, but a “dislike” button doesn’t make the cut. During a question-and-answer session with an audience at the Facebook headquarters in Northern California, available online Friday, Zuckerberg gave... Read more
Khan outclasses Alexander to win Vegas fight
British born Pakistani boxer Amir Khan defeated Devon Alexander by a unanimous decision in a welterweight fight Saturday, using his superior hand speed and strength to dominate the American southpaw for 12 rounds. The 28-year-old Khan consistently beat Alexander to the punch, jabbing his way to victory in the... Read more
US – Pakistan Strategic Dialogue expected in early 2015
The United States and Pakistan are planning a ministerial session of their Strategic Dialogue in early 2015, a senior American official said, while stressing that dialogue and bilateral cooperation will continue and increase, well beyond the ongoing transitions in Afghanistan. “We are planning for a Strategic Dialogue Ministerial session... Read more
The SC verdict is a New Year gift for Khan Sahib: Pervaiz
Minister for Information & Broadcasting, Pervaiz Rashid Saturday mockingly congratulated Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Imran Khan that the Supreme Court of Pakistan rejected all the pleas demanding annulment of last year’s polls. On Saturday, the apex court issued a detailed judgment regarding dismissal of petitions seeking declaration of the entire elections of... Read more