Govt revises fuel prices, petrol price hiked by Rs 1.48 per litre
From the month of December 2017 the government increased prices of petroleum products. According to notification, the price of...
Drone strike killed three in Kurram Agency
At least three people were killed in a drone strike at a hideout of Taliban commander in Kurram Agency ...
US Embassy to lead Pakistani delegation on power generation
Economic Counselor of US Embassy William Laitinen will be leading a delegation of Pakistani government and business officials to...
Altaf Hussain warns of civil war over MQM minus Altaf formula
In his late night speech at party headquarters ‘Nine Zero’, Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) Chief Altaf Hussain said that the party workers won’t accept ‘Minus Altaf Hussain Formula’. Altaf Hussain said that the raid on MQM headquarters was a conspiracy to finish the party but none can finish it.... Read more
Arab warplanes continue to bomb Yemen
The deeply tribal and impoverished Arabian Peninsula state of Yemen that has been on the front line of the US battle against Al-Qaeda, is the scene of the latest emerging proxy struggle between Middle East powers. Arab warplanes pounded Iranian-backed rebels in Yemen for a third night ina row... Read more
Two Czechs kidnapped in Pakistan in 2013 freed
Prague: The Czech government says two Czech tourists who were abducted by gunmen two years ago as they were travelling on a bus through Balochistan have been released. Government spokesman Martin Ayer says the two women arrived in the Czech Republic Saturday morning. Ayer says a Turkish humanitarian organisation... Read more
Bahira Town losses brand patent rights  ‘Bahria’
Rawalpindi: Real estate tycoon Malik Riaz Hussain lost a long-drawn legal battle over brand patent ‘Bahria Town’. A local court in Rawalpindi on Friday restrains the Riaz from using the name ‘Bahria’ for his housing society. The case between the naval subsidiary Bahria Foundation and Malik Riaz filed in 2002. While talking... Read more
Super model Ayyan Ali’s father injured in gun attack
Father of famous Pakistani model Ayyan Ali was shifted to hospital after he sustained bullet injuries here on Saturday. Mohammad Hafeez, father of the model, was attacked near Taj Hotel by unidentified gunmen on motorcycle when he was on his way to the court. Doctors at the hospital said... Read more
2 die: Target killings resume in Karachi after prolonged hiatus
At least two persons were shot dead in a firing incident in Karachi today morning. According to rescue sources, the firing incident occurred near Tajuddin Baba’s shrine at Old Golimar area where unidentified gunmen opened fire, killing two men. The dead bodies were shifted to hospital for legal formalities.... Read more
Clarke to quit ODIs after World Cup final
Australia captain Michael Clarke will quit one-day international cricket after Sunday’s World Cup final against New Zealand, bringing the curtain down on a 12-year career. “I think it’s the right time for me and the Australian cricket team,” the 33-year-old Clarke told reporters. “I made the decision 48 hours... Read more
Pakistanis in Yemen appeal for help
Pakistani families stranded in the Yemeni capital of Sana’a have appealed to the government to take steps for their safe evacuation. In an exclusive interview with local news channel ” Samaa tv” from Sana’s, a Pakistani woman Nausheen told that Pakistani families were terrified due to “horrible” bombardments going on... Read more
Insha Afsar who lost a leg in earthquake competes in ski race
Insha Afsar was lost her leg in the devastating earthquake that shook northern parts of Pakistan on October 8, 2005. But she has not let that stop her from pursuing her passion. Afsar competed in a ski racing competition in the US Paralympic Alpine National Championships. Afsar was one of the... Read more