Lebanon will only survive if Hezbollah disarms: Saudi minister
Saudi Arabia’s foreign minister said on Friday that Lebanon had been “hijacked” by Hezbollah and could only flourish if...
FBR extends tax filing date up to December 15
The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has extended the date of filing of returns and statements for the tax...
Political risk on Wall Street? Buy the dip!
An abrupt stock selloff on Friday — sparked by a report that magnified concerns about President Donald Trump’s potential...
IB Deputy Director among nine killed in Larkana clash
Larkana: A bloody clash that took place in Larkana over a disputed piece of land, which claimed nine lives including a deputy director of the Intelligence Bureau (IB), ARY News reported. According to details, a clash took place between Bhok and Mugheri clans in Pakhu area of Qambar Shahdad... Read more
Road barriers around ‘Nine Zero’ removed
Karachi: The road barriers placed at 21 locations on entry points of Nine Zero, Mutahidda Qaumi Movement (MQM) headquarter, has been removed, Thursday. On Wednesday, Rangers had alleged that Nine Zero was a ‘no-go’ area as all the roads leading to MQM-dominated area were blocked with barriers. The paramilitary... Read more
Security Guard killing:  Guard who killed bosses,  gunned down in Lahore
Lahore: A security guard  who took revenge of losing his job by killing three bosses in Faisal Town on Wednesday, was shot dead by police. According to police sources, “The shooter, who was working as a watchman at a car dealer’s salesroom in Faisal Town, was recently laid off for sleeping... Read more
Corps Commander visits HQ Rangers
The Corps Commander Karachi, Lt Gen Naveed Mukhtar visited HQ Pakistan Rangers Sindh today. On his arrival he was received by DG Rangers Maj Gen Bilal Akbar. During his visit, Corps Commander was briefed about the operation conducted by Rangers at 90 and surrounding areas. He was told that... Read more
Yesterday, when the rangers raided the MQM head office “Nine Zero” they did not face any resistance. However as they were leaving they were confronted with a crowd of charged workers and at least one Rangers personel fired warning shots in the air with his service rifle. The next moment... Read more
HRW wants govt to abolish death penalty completely
In the wake of the government’s decision to completely lift the moratorium on death penalty, the Human Rights Watch on Thursday requested Pakistan to take the death penalty off the table. HRW Asia Deputy Director Phelim Kine termed the government’s decision ill-conceived. Kine added that for Pakistan to “completely... Read more
Punjab police issues list of most wanted terrorists
Punjab Police have issued a list of 110 wanted terrorists involved in sectarian killings and other terrorism related incidents. The militants in the list are involved in high profile suicide blasts and sectarian killings. The terror mastermind Mati-ur-Rehman nam heads the list. He was involved in attacks on former... Read more
Teary eyed Altaf Hussein demands immediate martial law
While referring to a predawn raid on the  party’s headquarter in Karachi, Altaf Hussain ’, Muttahida Qaumi Movement’s (MQM)  self-exiled London-based chief, demanded that a martial law be slapped on Pakistan no later than ‘today. He also insisted that no one was arrested from the party head office called... Read more
MQM to announce strategy after funeral of slain worker
The Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) will announce its future course of action today (Thursday) following the funeral of its young slain worker Waqas Shah who was shot dead during Rangers raid on party headquarters, Nine Zero, yesterday. Yesterday, paramilitary Rangers raided the offices, seizing a “huge quantity” of weapons... Read more
World Cup 2015: Winless UAE set 342 target by the Proteas
 South Africa captain AB de Villiers continued his amazing World Cup form against the United Arab Emirates earlier today  but fell agonisingly short of a century as the Proteas set a 342-run target. De Villiers smashed 99 off 82 balls to help the Proteas to 341 for six after... Read more
Triple homicide convict hanged in Toba Tek Singh today
A convicted prisoner Muhammed Sadiq has been executed in Toba Tek Singh’s District Jail early this morning. Siddiq, who was a security guard of a cinema in Kamalia, shot dead three men—Nadeem Abbas, Muhammad Nadeem and Muhammad Rafi—for hooting during a dance performance in a 2004 stage show. He... Read more
Newly elected senators to take oath today
The newly elected Senators will take oath and new Chairman Senate and Deputy Chairman will be elected in the session of the Senate at Parliament House today. Pakistan People Party’s Mian Raza Rabbani has already emerged as consensus candidate for the slot of Chairman Senate. However, the name for... Read more
Karachi limps back to normalcy
Life returned to normalcy in Karachi today as business and trade activities resumed, a day after a strike called by the MQM crippled the mega city, following a masssive Rangers raid on the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) headquarters, Nine Zero. however, just to be on the safe side, all... Read more