Stunning Lyon, Starc catches floor England
Two freakish Australian catches rocked England´s diminishing hopes of saving the second Ashes Test on a fast-moving third day...
‘Kwaussie’ named Australian word of the year
Inspired by a dual citizenship crisis plaguing politics in Australia, the term “Kwaussie” — a mix of Kiwi and...
Pakistan has potential for strong economic growth: study
Pakistan has the potential for achieving strong economic growth till 2030, says a study, provided it successfully overcomes five major...
Fire claims 13 lives in Lahore
 At least 13 people including a woman dead due to fire inside a commercial plaza  in New Anarkali Bazar, Lahore. According to DCO, fire erupted due to a short circuit in a UPS battery inside a shop, which engulfed the entire building within no time. According to MS Meo Hospital, 13 dead bodies were brought to... Read more
LEAs Arrest 14 Suspected Militants In Quetta
ecurity forces on Monday apprehended fourteen suspected militants, including a key commander, from the Eastern Bypass area of Quetta, the capital of Baluchistan province. An intelligence officer told that security forces conducted a raid in Quetta’s Eastern Bypass area and apprehended fourteen militants — including a key commander. “Forces... Read more
Quaid-e-Jawan Jibran Nasir through the eyes of his polling agent: An interview with Saadia Tariq
Till a few years ago nobody had heard of this young 20 something UK returned lawyer. Today, the world knows Jibran Nasir as one of the few hardly souls who have dared take on the wrath of Mullah Abdul Aziz,  the pro ISIS hardline cleric of Laal Masjid fame.... Read more
Farhan Akhtar writes heart rending  tribute for Peshawar attack victims
Weeks after the horrific attack on the Army Public School in Peshawar, that left over a 134 children dead, veteran actor and director Farhan Akhtar has penned down a lyrical tribute to the victims of the tragedy for the Hindustan Times.  Childhood Lost In Peshawar by Farhan Akhtar:  My... Read more
Three Iran troops killed in ambush near Pakistan border
Three Iranian soldiers have been killed in an ambush by rebels who then fled over the nearby Pakistani border, a senior official said on Monday. The ambush took place in the restive southeastern province of Sistan-Baluchestan, where militants have carried out repeated attacks against the security forces of mainly Shiite Iran. “Terrorists carried out an ambush against a military patrol and, after killing three Revolutionary Guards, fled into nearby Pakistan,” the province’s... Read more
Hafeez undergoes bowling test in India today
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has decided to send suspended off-spinner Muhammad Hafeez to Indian today (Monday) to undergo unofficial bowling test in a bid to rectify his illegal bowling action. Reports said Hafeez would undergo the test at an ICC-accredited laboratory in Chennai, India, before going to the... Read more
Bomb blast in Bangalore: 1 woman dead and 2 injured
One woman died and two people were injured late yesterday night when a bomb exploded outside a restaurant in the southern Indian city of Bangalore police said. The 38 year old victim suffered head injuries and died in hospital said M.N. Reddi Bangalore police commissioner. Another two injured persons... Read more
Lollywood pot boiler ‘Dekh Magar Pyar Se’ to hit the screens mid 2015
Ad filmmaker Asadul Haq is all set to venture into film production with his debut feature film Dekh Magar Pyar Se which is slated for a release in summer 2015. The film is being produced under the banner of Shiny Toy Guns by Asadul Haq and marketer Ali Murtaza.... Read more
Security forces apprehend 14 suspected militants in Quetta
Security forces on Monday apprehended fourteen suspected militants, including a key commander, from the Eastern Bypass area of Quetta, the capital of Baluchistan province. An intelligence officer told that security forces conducted a raid in Quetta’s Eastern Bypass area and apprehended fourteen militants — including a key commander. “Forces... Read more
Interpol arrests Uzair Baloch from Dubai airport
Interpol has arrested the absconder and notorious chief of Lyari gang, Uzair Baloch, from Dubai International Airport on Monday. Uzair Baloch was wanted by the judicial authorities of Pakistan in connection with target killing, extortion and other criminal cases. Baloch and others were declared proclaimed offenders by an Anti-Terrorism... Read more
Super hot duo Fawad, Sonam to pair up again in‘Battle for Bittora’
The super hit ‘Jori’  of Fawad Khan and Sonam Kapoor will once again pair up in Shashanka Ghosh’s film Battle for Bittora. Based on Anuja Chauhan’s book of the same name, Fawad will be playing a role similar to that of Khoobsurat’s Prince Vikram, reported the Times of India.... Read more
Boxer Amir Khan meets army chief
British boxer of Pakistani origin Amir Khan on Monday met the Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif and expressed condolences over barbaric attack on children’s school in Peshawar. The meeting took place at army’s General Headquarters (GHQ) in Rawalpindi. During the meeting, Khan said he was highly grieved over the Peshawar incident and expressed his sympathies with the heirs of victims. “I... Read more
IHC suspends detention of Mumbai attacks mastermind
The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Monday suspended the detention order of Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi — the alleged mastermind of the Mumbai attacks. Justice Noorul Haq Qureshi presided over today’s hearing in response to a petition filed by Lakhvi, seeking an end to his detention. Lakhvi was granted post-arrest... Read more
Missing airliner likely ‘at bottom of sea’: Indonesian rescue chief
The AirAsia plane which went missing with 162 people on board en route for Singapore is likely at the bottom of the sea, Indonesia´s National Search and Rescue Agency chief said earlier today. “Based on the coordinates given to us and evaluation that the estimated crash position is in... Read more