15 injured in Mastung grenade attack
At least 15 people were injured in a grenade attack in Balochistan’s Mastung on Thursday. According to police, in...
Nawaz Sharif, Maryam Nawaz and Safdar indicted in corruption cases
National Accountability Court indicted former disqualified prime minister Nawaz Sharif, Maryam and Capt (retd) Safdar in corruption cases filed...
Apple shares drop on iPhone 8 demand worries
Apple Inc’s shares fell 1.5 percent in premarket trading on Thursday on growing concerns about muted demand for the...
Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sohail Aman, after presenting a fly-past before President Mamnoon Hussain, has joined him one the podium, where the head of the state is reviewing the march-past held by the armed forces personnel. Watch Video: Video of Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman before Fly-Past Read more
Bollywood stands tall for Anushka on Twitter
Indian and cricket fans opened their guns on cricketer Virat Kohli’s girlfriend Anushka Sharma for their country’s unceremonious exit from the World Cup. Read: Anushka Sharma face “twitterati’s” as Virat Kohli fails in semi-final against Australia In support Anushka Sharma, Bollywood celebs also took to Twitter to express their support. Read more
Khan warns to hit streets if MOU on judicial commission changed
Islamabad: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan has warned PTI would hit streets again if government changed MOUs agreed between PML-N and PTI. Khan while talking to media said “We have been engaged in discussion with PML-N for last three months over formation of judicial commission, but yesterday we received... Read more
Thai anger over Fast & Furious court ban
Bangkok: Thai fans of “The Fast and the Furious” reacted with anger Friday after a court banned the latest instalment of the blockbuster franchise following a contract dispute with a local actor. “Fast and Furious 7″ had been due to open in cinemas on April 1. But it was... Read more
4 terrorists killed by Karachi cops
Police today, claimed to have killed four terrorists in an encounter that took place in Gulshan-e-Maymar area of the city. According to reports, the police received a secret information about presence of the terrorists in the area and tried to catch them. The terrorists opened fire on the police... Read more
Arif Alvi claims recording of private phone calls illegal
Dr. Arif Alvi, A senior leader of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, who was elected from  NA 250 (karachi’s Clifton and parts of defence areas) claimed earlier today that audio tape of his telephonic conservation with party chairman Imran Khan was recorded illegally. He also expressed his doubts that the conversation... Read more
Twitter launches video streaming app Periscope
Twitter Inc launched a video streaming app called Periscope on Thursday, just days after reports that it had blocked a rival app called Meerkat. Meerkat relies heavily on Twitter and has become hugely popular in the month since its launch. Twitter’s announcement comes on the same day that Meerkat... Read more
Saulat Mirza gets another 30days lifeline
Islamabad: The Prime Minister Office on Friday advised President of Pakistan to defer execution of Saulat Mirza by for one month. Mirza was scheduled to be hanged on April 1st in Machh jail of Balochistan. This would be the second likely deferment since his controversial video surfaced early this month.... Read more
No decision yet on sending troops to Saudi Arabia
Islamabad: Pakistan has made no decision as yet to participate in the Yemen conflict, but will defend Saudi Arabia’s territorial integrity at all costs. Defense Minister Khawaja Asif while address in National Assembly said on the floor of the National Assembly“We will take the Parliament into confidence if such... Read more
Govt approves outsource airports to foreign companies
Islamabad:  The government in Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) meeting has decided to outsource all major airports, land and terminal buildings to renowned foreign companies in aviation business through a transparent selection process. The agreement was reached during a meeting of the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC), held on March 19, which considered... Read more
Islamabad: An audio telephonic conversation between PTI Chairman Imran Khan and PTI senior leader Arif Alvi surfaced Friday. In the audio tape Khan  appreciates the attack on Pakistan Television in September last year. Conversation Imran Khan’s Phone rings Imran Khan: Yes! Doc Sb. Arif Alvi: Bhai Sb. PTV kai... Read more
Imran Khan lambasts government over military intervention in Yemen
Islamabad:  Chairman Pakistan Tehrik -e-Insaf Imran Khan has opposed Pakistan’s possible military intervention in the ongoing conflict in Yemen at the behest of Saudi Arabia. On social media site Twitter.“We already have a huge sectarian issue in Pakistan and our country has suffered enough in the last 10 yrs,” Opposing... Read more
Pakistan drone ‘Burraq’ turned the tide against militants
Pakistan’s indigenously -developed armed drone ‘Burraq’ has turned the tide against the militants. The remotely-piloted aircraft ‘Burraq’ and laser-guided missile ‘Burq’ were tested on March 14, taking Pakistan a step closer to acquiring the technology it has long demanded from the United States.  Read: Pakistan successfully tests own first indigenous... Read more
Pakistan  may consider Saudi request over Yemen Huthi rebel intervention
Pakistan is all set to join the fight against Huthi rebels in Yemen. Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said any threat to Saudi Arabia’s territorial integrity would evoke a strong response from Pakistan. Earlier on Thursday,  Pakistan Foreign Office confirmed it is currently examining Saudi Arabia’s request to provide assistance to overcome the... Read more