Ali Musa Gillani’s guards opened fire at Imran Khan’s convoy, PTI alleges
Pakistan Peoples Party leader Yousuf Raza Gillani’s guards opened fire at Imran Khan’s convoy on Sunday. Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf in...
60% work completed on Hakla-Dera Ismail Khan Route:NLC
National Logistics Cell is executing construction work on one of the important section of Hakla – Dera Ismail Khan...
COAS to brief Senate committee on national security
Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa will brief the Senate Committee on December 19. The committee...
Nisar Lambasts UAE minister’s remarks on Yemen resolution
Islamabad: Federal Minister for Interior, Chaudhry Nisar lambasted UAE minister, Dr. Anwar Gargesh on his remarks on Parliament’s resolution on crisis and termed it as ironic and a matter of concern for Pakistan. In a press release statement the Interior Minister said Pakistan has brotherly sentiments not only for Saudi Arabia but also for UAE.... Read more
Pakistan reacts to execution of JI Bangladesh leader
Pakistan on Sunday while reacting to execution of Jamaat-e-Islami leader Muhammad Kamaruzzaman in Bangladesh said Pakistan has taken note of the execution. Foreign Office Spokesperson in a statement said, “As stated earlier, we have also noted the comments by the international community on the ongoing trials in Bangladesh. We... Read more
6 workers, Pickle factory owner found dead in Karachi
Karachi: Six workers including pickle factory owner were found dead in  Korangi Allah Wala Town area of Karachi. According to the rescue sources, the dead bodies were found in a chemical tank in the godown. The deceased  have been identified as Mehtab, Sohail, Nawaz, Imran, and Adnan. The bodies have been... Read more
Paceman Sohail out of Bangladesh cricket tour
Pakistan spearhead Sohail Khan was Sunday ruled out of the tour of Bangladesh after suffering a back injury and was replaced by Junaid Khan. This is the second injury setback for Pakistan after batsman Sohaib Maqsood was also ruled out last week due to a fractured arm. Sohail, 31,... Read more
KKP govt nominates Reham Khan ambassador for street children
Peshawar: Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) government nominates Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan’s wife Reham Khan as official ambassador for street children. The nomination came during a conference for Peshawar’s street children held at the Chief Minister House Khyber-Pakhtunkhw. The conference was titled State Children Declaration and Roadmap, also discussed how to protect... Read more
Family turns down offer of state funeral for Benaud
Canberra: The family of cricket icon Richie Benaud has declined the offer of a state funeral, Australia’s Prime Minister Tony Abbott said on Sunday. Abbott said the offer was a mark of respect for a man who meant so much to millions of people in Australia and around the... Read more
Nelly arrested on felony drug charges
Los Angeles: Grammy-award winning rapper Nelly was arrested on felony drug charges on Saturday. According to Reuters, Nelly’s coach was stopped by Tennessee state trooper and while searching his vehicle found illegal drugs. Nelly was charged with felony possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. In 2012 authorities discovered marijuana,... Read more
Twelve people killed in three different accidents in Punjab
At least twelve people were killed and more than 25 injured in three different accidents in Punjab on Sunday. According to police and rescue sources, the accidents occurred in Narowal, Hafizabad and Rajanpur. In an accident at Gujranwala Road, Hafizabad five passengers were killed and as many. At Indus Highway,... Read more
Twitter, YouTube, Instagram work on stealth advertising
Paris: The quandary for those who run social networks is how to monetise activity on them without antagonising and thus losing users through distracting ads? The answer, for Twitter, YouTube and Instagram, is to slip in some stealthy ads camouflaged to look like posts from listed contacts. Each of... Read more
Rangers arrest MQM’s supporter in targeted operation
Karachi: Rangers on Sunday overnight conducted a raid at a house in Azizabad and arrested a Muttahida Quami Movement (MQM) supporter. According to sources, the arrested man has been identified as Muazzam Ali Shah, who is a local businessman and has political affiliation with MQM. Sources further added that Rangers personnel on... Read more
Pakistan, Turkey for peaceful solution to Yemen crisis
Pakistan and Turkey Saturday agreed on accelerating their efforts for a peaceful resolution of the deteriorating situation in the Middle East. Pakistan and Turkey were endeavoring to find a negotiated solution to the crisis in Yemen and holding regular consultations. Read: Pakistan reiterates to stand by Saudi Arabia; observe neutrality... Read more
Last date of SIM biometric verification today; no further extension: PTA
Islamabad: The biometric verification of SIMs will be expire today midnight. According to Pakistan Telecommunications Authority (PTA) Chairman Dr Syed Ismail Shah, there will b no be extension and nearly 10 million SIMs will be blocked after the due date. It should be mentioned here that today (Sunday) is... Read more