Dr. Asim Hussain leads prayer
Former petroleum minister and close aide of co-chairman Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Asif Ali Zardari Dr. Asim Hussain led...
Govt re-appoints Dr. Irshad as FBR chairman
The federal government has appointed Dr. Irshad as chairman of the Federal Board of Revenue. According to sources sources, a...
Overweight Marlon Tapales stripped of off championship
Filipino Marlon Tapales has been stripped of his World Boxing Organization bantamweight title after failing to make the weight...
We have no option but to eliminate terrorism from the country: PM
Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif reiterated that the government had no option but to eliminate terrorism from the country. Sharif chairing a high level meeting of the Apex Committee (AC) of Sindh Governor House, Karachi to review the progress on the implementation of National Action Plan and discuss matters... Read more
Shakti Kapoor suffers unpleasant experience
Renowned Indian actor Shakti Kapoor had a highly unpleasant incident that left him injured while shooting for his next with Tusshar Kapoor and Aftab Shivdasani in Kanpur last week. According to a Bollywood news release, a source narrates the incident saying, “A crowd had gathered around the film set... Read more
imatter app helps young women combat abuse
 A leading anti-domestic violence campaigner Rosie Batty has launched a phone app aimed at teaching young women how to recognise signs of unhealthy and abusive relationships. The iMatter app, which is available on Google Play and iTunes, was launched on Valentine’s Day with an aim to teach women (between... Read more
Turkish PM Ahmet Davutoglu to arrive in Islamabad Tomorow
Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu is due in the federal capital  tomorrow (Tuesday) on a two-day  visit to Pakistan. He will be accompanied by a high- level delegation. According to statement released by the Foreign Office, this will be his first visit  to Pakistan since assuming office in August... Read more
FIR filed against proscribed sectarian outfit ASWJ’s Ludhianvi, party workers
A First Information Report (FIR) was filed against the banned sectarian outfit Ahle Sunnat Wal Jamaat (ASWJ) earlier today  for “spreading religious hatred, violating the Amplifier Act and interfering in governmental functions”. Station House Officer (SHO) Nawaz Bhatti at the the Secretariat police station registered the FOR which named... Read more
Baldia town Inferno: State Persecutor resigns
Special state prosecutor Shazia Hanjra refused to work on the Baldia town inferno case and sent a written notification in this regard to the Sindh government earlier today. Hanjra confirmed that she has submitted her resignation to the Ministry of Law. A private practicing lawyer, Hanjra was appointed special... Read more
Paramilitary Rangers arrest 6 suspects in karachi
Six suspects allegedly involved in terrorism, extortion and gang war have been rounded up during search operations conducted by the paramilitary force in various parts of the provincial capital. According to a Sindh Rangers spokesman, the paramilitary force carried out targeted raids in different parts of the metropolis and... Read more
Politico-religious leaders demand stern action against terrorists
Leaders of the Majlis Wahdatul Muslimeen (MWM) and other religious parties yesterday announced protests till the deliverance of justice to the victims of Shikarpur massacre. Speaking at a joint press conference, MWM leader Ali Hussain said that a protest demonstration would be held outside the CM House and would... Read more
Ireland chase 305: Down 2 times champs West indies
Ireland became the ICC World Cup cricket tournament’s first giant slayers  when they downed two-time champions West Indies by four wickets in Nelson today. The victory, the first by a team batting second in five games so far, followed on from Ireland’s famous wins over England at the 2011... Read more
The state intends to simply eliminate terrorists wherever they are: PM Nawaz
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said today that the people of Pakistan are hopeful of a positive outcome of the National Action Plan (NAP). “I believe people are looking forward to seeing the results of the National Action Plan. The National Action Plan has to now deliver. Failure is not... Read more
Bookies arrested in Karachi claim prior knowledge of Indo-pak match result
Police earlier yesterday arrested four bookies from Bahadrabad area of Karachi, who knew in advance that Pakistan will be defeated in today’s World Cup match against arch-rival India, as par media reports. The arrested bookies told the police that Pakistan will lose the match. Meanwhile, the Pakistan cricket team... Read more
Dissatisfied PPP leaders off to see Bilawal Bhutto
Following reports of a major right amidst the higher echelons of the Pakistan Peoples Party’s (PPP) leadership in Sindh, key leaders of the party left for London last weekend  to meet party chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari. Pakistan Peoples Party Parliamentarian President Makhdoom Amin Fahim, former home minister Dr Zulfiqar... Read more
Over 600 terrorists arrested since approval of NAP claims Fed. Govt.
Govt. officials revealed yesterday that over 600 hardcore terrorists have been arrested since the approval of the National Action Plan (NAP) against terrorism. These terrorists were apprehended in an ongoing countrywide crackdown over the past seven weeks, officials monitoring the NAP’s execution claimed yesterday They have been categorised by... Read more
No compromise on Law and Order In Capital: Ch. Nisar Ali
Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali yesterday took notice of a dacoity incident near the Islamabad club and a firing incident at the Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) that targeted Dr Shahid Nawaz Malik, Head of the Cardiology Department. The interior minister suspended concerned police officials and ordered registration... Read more