North Korea fires ICBM, splashes in Sea of Japan: Pentagon
North Korea fired what the US Pentagon said appeared to be an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) that landed close...
Pak behaviour towards Taliban unchanged despite Trump statement: US general
The top US general in Afghanistan said on Tuesday that he had not seen a change in Pakistan’s support...
Pak Army’s role in focus as protestors end Faizabad Dharna
When protestors of a religious party signed an agreement with the government on Monday to end a crippling blockade...
Nine military courts to be established in first Phase: ISPR
The process of the establishment of the military courts has been initiated after the approval of 21st Amendment in the Constitution and the Army Act Amendment. DG, Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), Asim Bajwa in a media briefing said “Process of establishing military courts has been initiated. Initially nine are being set up across the... Read more
Rawalpindi Suicide Blast: At least five killed in imambargah blast
At least five people were killed and seventeen injured in a  suicide bomb blast in an imambargah in Rawalpindi on Friday night. The blast took place outside Abu Muhammad Imambargah located in densely populated area of Chitian Hatian in Rawalpindi. Police and rescue teams reached the scene and shifted the wounded to District Headquarters Hospital.... Read more
Zardari directs for foolproof security to academic institutions in Sindh
Former President Asif Ali Zardari has directed the Sindh government to draw up a comprehensive security plan for the schools and academic institutions throughout  the province and in Karachi in particular to guard against any militant attack on them. Spokesmen Senator Farhatullah Babar said that the former president gave... Read more
Another attack in Paris!
At least one person was injured when a gunman opened fire at a kosher grocery store in eastern Paris today and took at least five people hostage, sources told the media. It is been reported that employees and clients are trapped in the basement of the store. The gunman... Read more
Pakistan’s very own highly controversial  Meera will now be seen playing the lead role in a film titled ‘Hotal’. The movie which is set for a nationwide release in March is a psycho-thriller and has different actors from Pakistan. Written and directed by Pakistani director Khalid Hasan Khan who... Read more
Fawad off to meet  Sonam for ‘Battle for Bittora’
With the news of the famous Pakistani actor Fawad Khan playing Prince Charming alongside Sonam Kapoor in Battle for Bittora making waves, it appears that the heartthrob recently went to India to meet Sonam. The two are set to pair up for director Shashanka Ghosh’s film ‘Battle for Bittora‘... Read more
2015’s extra second may create problems for the internet
On June 30th this year, a single second will be added to the world’s atomic clocks, according to the Paris based International Earth Rotation Service (IERS), which keeps tracks of such things. The leap second needs to be added because as the Earth spins on its axis – causing... Read more
PTI Chairman Imran Khan has expressed gratitude to his supporters for extending good wishes on his marriage on Friday.  Imran Khan, Reham Khan had Valima-cum- lunch with  students of a local religious seminary. Khan on his Twitter account said “I want to thank everyone for their good wishes on my... Read more
President Rajapaksa beaten in Lankan elections
Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa has conceded defeat in his bid for a third term in office, his spokesman said Friday. Rajapaska has bowed to the people’s decision and left Temple Trees, his official residence, said Wijeyanda Herath, his media secretary. In a result unthinkable just weeks ago, Rajapaksa... Read more
Jackie Chan’s son jailed for 6 months
The son of kung fu star Jackie Chan admitted drugs offences on Friday and was sentenced to six months in prison, a Beijing court said. Jaycee Chan, who like his father has worked as an actor and singer, was detained in August after police said they found 100 grams... Read more
2 attackers of Paris carnage sighted: Hostage situation
The two main suspects in the Charlie Hebdo killings were sighted earlier today in the northern French town of Dammartin-en-Goele where at least one person had been taken hostage, a police source said. Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve separately confirmed a police operation was underway in the town, some 40... Read more
Paris attackers known to US authorities
The two French brothers wanted in the newspaper office bloodbath in Paris were already known to US authorities and had been put on the American no-fly list, a senior US counter-terrorism official said yesterday. Another US official said the older brother, Said Kouachi, had travelled to Yemen. It was... Read more
“Not enough experience in the squad”: Javed Miandad
Concerned about the lack of depth in Pakistan’s World Cup squad, former captain Javed Miandad said Shahid Afridi must take responsibility of opening the innings. “No one else but Shahid Afridi should take the responsibility of opening the innings and take chance of blasting the bowling with the field... Read more
Suzuki’s Wagon R Sales slump
In a little over eight months, Suzuki‘s much trumpeted ‘Wagon R’  model has seen a sdeady decline in its popularity. Its production has continuously declined with the company’s spokesperson attributing the rise in import of smaller used cars as a market grabber in the segment. “We believe the sharp... Read more