Pakistan celebrates modest Eid amid gloom over Bahawalpur tragedy
Pakistan offered Namaz-e-Eid Ul Fitar early Monday morning amid gloom over Bahawalpur tragedy and recent terror attack in Quetta...
5.5 magnitude earthquake hits north-eastern region; no casualties
A 5.5 magnitude earthquake hits north-eastern region early Monday morning. Citizens in Lahore, Islamabad, Peshawar, and surrounding areas in...
Boat in Colombia carrying 150 tourists goes down in reservoir: Air Force
A boat carrying some 150 tourists on a reservoir in Colombia went down late Sunday night, the air force...
Pervaiz Musharraf, Pir Pagara decide for a new political alliance
Former President of Pakistan General Pervaiz Musharraf and Pir Pagara have decided to form a new political alliance in Sindh. According to sources,  both leaders have started to contact those  leaders of the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) and Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz’s (PML-N) who have been angered or have expressed reservations will also be... Read more
Pakistan prepares for Saudi princeling visit to hunt endangered birds
Pakistani authorities are finalising arrangements for a Saudi prince to visit its southwestern desert region to hunt the Houbara bustard, a bird supposedly protected by law, officials said Monday. An advance party has already  reached the Yak Much desert in the province of Baluchistan along with falcons which will... Read more
Pakistan Day Parade to resume after seven years
After a long gap of seven years, the federal government has decided to conduct a joint military parade on March 23 on occasion of Pakistan Day celebrations. According to local news channel ” Samaa Tv”, venue has been decided for the joint military parade near Shakarparian in Islamabad. Sources... Read more
Shoaib terms Pak-India match a crucial encounter
Former Pakistan speedster Shoaib Akhtar has said that the Pakistan-India match on Feb 15 will be a crucial encounter; the contest will begin from the dressing room itself and has labeled the two teams as cornered tigers. The two Asian giants will clash against one another in what is... Read more
Corps commanders meeting called
Chief of the Army Staff General Raheel Sharif summoned a meeting of the corps commanders today at the General Headquarters (GHQ) to discuss the overall security situation in the country. In a statement, ISPR said that professional matters relating to security would be discussed in the meeting. Read more
“I’ll be back ” said Arnie in Terminator… And he kept his word as the new movie of the mega hot franchise is all set to be released this July 1 2015. Along with him are co stars Emilia Clarke (“Game of Thrones”), Matt Smith (“Doctor Who”), Jason Clarke (“Dawn... Read more
Jordanians angered by their King’s role in anti ISIL campaign
The fate of a Jordanian pilot held by Islamic State has raised public pressure on King Abdullah over his country’s role in the US-led military campaign against the hardline group in Syria, fuelling the risk of broader discontent in the US ally. After his capture in December, militants released... Read more
Australia on top of the cricket world today
Australia will enter the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 in the top position, according to the latest Reliance ICC ODI Team Rankings released earlier today. Australia’s top ranking follows its 112-run tri-series final victory over England in Perth yesterday. Meanwhile, Pakistan stands at number seven with its ranking unlikely... Read more
LEAs demand Ruling Party law maker’s name on ATA list
The law enforcement agencies (LEAs) and the district intelligence committee have sought inclusion of a ruling party’s lawmaker from Gujrat in fourth schedule list of the Anti-Terrorism Act (ATA) due to his alleged links with some banned outfits. The fourth schedule restricts the movement of a person placed on... Read more
Petition for imposition against Mohd. Amir filed in high court
The Sindh High Court today, admitted a petition calling for the imposition of a life time ban on paceman Mohammad Amir, who was cleared by the International Cricket Council (ICC) on Jan 29 to play domestic cricket. In his petition, citizen Rana Faizul Hasan said that players who had... Read more
Injured Junaid Khan out of world cup
Pakistan’s left-arm fast bowler Junaid Khan was ruled out of the upcoming World Cup after failing to pass his fitness test, he said earlier today. Junaid suffered a hamstring injury in his right leg after he slipped and fell while bowling during the third day of the national training... Read more
23rd March Military parade to take place after 7 years
After a seven year hiatus, a joint services military parade of Pakistan’s armed forces will take place on Pakistan Day, sources told the media “The decision has been made to hold a joint military services parade on March 23,” stated a top military source on condition of anonymity. The parade... Read more
Hindu Doctor released after paying ransom
Dr Manoj Kumar, a Hindu doctor from Quetta, was released in the Hazarganji area late yesterday night  after almost two months in captivity. SSP Operations Quetta Aetizaz Goraya told the  media that the doctor had been released after his family paid ransom to the captors. Dr Kumar, a medical... Read more
Big B to make commentary debut in world cup indo-Pak match
Bollywood greatest living megastar Amitabh Bachchan is all set to make his commentary debut at the India-Pakistan match of the World Cup on February 15, reported The Times of India. Star Sports, one of the leading sports broadcasters, have brought about this  interesting integration. The Indian and Pakistan cricket... Read more