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...
PPP, MQM, PML(N) stage political rallies in Karachi today
Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PMLN), Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) and Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) will stage rallies in Karachi...
Cricket: West Indies 278-9 as rain brings early close
West Indies were 278 for nine in their first innings against Pakistan when rain brought an early close to...
Moores “desperate” to stay England coach
England coach Peter Moores hopes to remain in the job despite his team being knocked out in the first round of the World Cup after a 15-run defeat to Bangladesh in Adelaide on Monday. England lost four of their five matches in Pool A and now face a dead... Read more
FIA traces 109 bank accounts of PESCO’s Ex-CEO
Peshawar: Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has traced at least 109 bank accounts of former chief executive officer of Peshawar Electric Supply Corporation (PESCO). According to sources, FIA has identified 109 bank accounts in the name of Pervez Akhtar Shah, his wife, two sons and daughter in various banks across... Read more
PML-N terminates membership of KPK MPA for violating discipline
Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) expelled basic membership of Wajeeh uz Zaman Khan, MPA from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK)  for not casting his vote during the recent Senate election. According to the termination letter signed by the PML(N) chief Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif, the member of the provincial assembly (MPA) had been... Read more
World Cup 2015: BD knock England out of the tournament
England were knocked out of the World Cup by a charged Bangladeshi side who were able to secure a quarter-final berth following a dramatic 15-run victory in a tight Pool A match in Adelaide earlier today. England, after winning the toll elected to field and Mahmudullah struck Bangladesh’s first... Read more
سری لنکا کے دلشان نے ایک اوور میں مسلسل 6 چوکے لگاکر مچل جانسن کو پریشان کرڈالا اور وہ دلشان پر ہی غصہ کرگئے ۔ دیکھئے دلشان کی جارحانہ بیٹنگ اور مچل جانس کا ری ایکشن Read more
Anti IS Air strikes in Syria kill 30
The global anti- IS coalition launched air strikes on oil refineries run by the self styled “Islamic State” group in northern Syria killed 30 people, mostly jihadists, a monitoring group said earlier today. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said coalition warplanes launched two strikes yesterday on oil facilities... Read more
AJK celebrates International women’s day with great fanfare
The Universal Women Day was observed in Azad Jammu & Kashmir yesterday, with great fanfare and a  renewed pledge to ensure equal rights and dignified status of women in all segments of society. Special ceremonies, seminars and symposiums were held throughout Azad Jammu and Kashmir. The International Women’s Day is... Read more
GB: New governor Tahir exhorts people not to divide region
Newly-appointed Gilgit-Baltistan Governor Barjees Tahir pleaded to politicians to refrain from deviding the region based on “locals and non-locals”. His visit to Gilgit was punctuated by protests by political parties, including Pakistan Peoples Party, over his ‘non-local’ status. Tahir’s comments and the protests came a day after local politicians, especially those... Read more
Man allegedly sells ex-wife for Rs. 300k
Muhammad Rafique, a resident of Chatar Plain, has been accused of selling his ex-wife for Rs300,000. Speaking to the media yesterday, Gulrani Bibi* said her husband passed away in July 2010 and she started living with her brother-in-law Sardaz Khan. She added Khan arranged her daughter Haziran Bibi’s* marriage to his son... Read more
Bhalama excavations: Goldmine of ancient artifects
More than 500  priceless artifacts have been unearthed at the Unesco World Heritage Site of Bhamala in Haripur. Some of the main discoveries were found to be damaged due to earlier illegal excavation. The recent discoveries included terracotta artifacts, stucco sculptures, architectural elements, copper coins, iron nails, door sittings,... Read more
Iran seeks extradition of arrested terror suspect
Iran has announced that it will send a delegation to Pakistan to seek the extradition of Jaish al-Nasr commander Abdo-Sattar Rigi, who Iranian officials claim, was arrested by Pakistani security forces earlier last week. According to officials in Islamabad, however, it was Jaish al-Adl head Abdul Salam Rigi – not... Read more
Bilawal to visit Pakistan: Media reports
Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has decided to visit Pakistan by the end of this month according to media sources. Bilawal is reportedly expected to arrive in Karachi on March 28 after which he will visit Lahore for one day. The PPP chairman will also be visiting... Read more
Lyari expressway project sees light after 5 year delay
The elevated Lyari Expressway has been touted as a solution to Karachi’s ever worsening traffic woes. It is an elevated signal free expressway that would connect Sohrab Goth to District West of the city. The 16.5 kilometre, eight-lane expressway was started in 2001 but has been stuck in the doldrums... Read more
PPP offers Senate Deputy Chairman post to JUI-F
Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP), which emerged as a major political party in the Senate after Thursday’s elections and has offered the seat of Deputy Chairman Senate Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam- Fazl (JUI-F) Secretary General Maulana Abdul Ghafoor Haidri, according to media reports today. The JUI-F leader was reportedly offered the seat... Read more