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...
Zulfiqar Mirza Storms Badin Police Station after attempted arrest of a supporter
Badin: Police in Badin city on Sunday  lodged an FIR against former Sindh Home Minister Zulfiqar Mirza under anti-terror clauses for attacking a police station and creating law and order issues. According to police sources, police tried to arrest Nadeem Mughal, a supporter of Dr Zulfiqar Mirza, but his colleagues helped him... Read more
Husband of Facebook COO dies
Los Angeles: David Goldberg, the husband of Facebook’s chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg, has died suddenly, his brother said Saturday. Robert Goldberg said his brother, the chief executive of online polling firm SurveyMonkey, had died late Friday. “It’s with incredible shock and sadness that I’m letting our friends and... Read more
MQM expresses concerns over RAW’s covert operations in Pakistan
London: Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) Rabita Committee in a statement on Sunday expressed concerns over RAW’s meddling in parts of Pakistan. In a statement, MQM Rabita Committee stated that Indian intelligence agency RAW in trying to destabilise Pakistan by spreading anarchy in Balochistan, Sindh, FATA and other parts of the country. The... Read more
Floyd Mayweather wants to fight me after Pacquiao – Amir Khan
London: Britain’s former two-time light-welterweight world champion Amir Khan has said he wants to be the next opponent for Floyd Mayweather after watching ringside as the American outpointed Manny Pacquiao in the Las Vegas superfight on Saturday. Mayweather kept his unbeaten record with a unanimous points victory over Pacquiao... Read more
Taliban, Afghan officials hold ‘reconciliation’ talks in Qatar
Doha: Officials of the Afghan government and the Afghan Taliban will hold two days of “reconciliation” talks in Qatar, the Gulf country’s state news agency has reported, although both sides have sought to downplay expectations from the meeting. QNA did not identify the officials taking part in the talks,... Read more
Seven policemen kidnap at Sindh-Punjab border
Ghotki: Assailants attacked on a police check-post and kidnapped at least seven policemen in Kacha area between Ghotki and Rahim Yar Khan cities of Sindh and Punjab on Sunday. According to local police sources, the dacoits attacked the check-post early this morning and kidnapped seven policemen, including an ASI. The search operation by... Read more
Mayweather wins decision in richest fight ever
Las Vegas: Floyd Mayweather Jr. was money once again in the richest fight ever. Mayweather used his reach and his jab Saturday night to frustrate Manny Pacquiao, piling up enough points to win a unanimous decision in their welterweight title bout. Mayweather remained unbeaten in 48 fights with a... Read more
JSQM chairman Arisar dies in Karachi hospital
Karachi: Noted intellectual and senior leader of the Jeay Sindh Qaumi Mahaz (JSQM), Abdul Wahid Arisar died at a hospital in Karachi on Sunday at the age of 65. Arisar, who was the chairman of the Sindhi nationalist JSQM movement, had been admitted at the hospital for several days... Read more
Protesting KP govt employees sent to jail
Islamabad: The protesting employees of the Khyber Pakhtunkhawa health and education department were arrested and sent to jail on Saturday, the police said. They have been protesting outside the house of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan for the last couple of week. On Friday, they gathered at Korang Road... Read more
Key moments in Mayweather triumph
Los Angeles: Five key moments in Floyd Mayweather’s triumph over Manny Pacquiao in the richest boxing fight in history: In the seconds before the fight, Pacquiao in his “MP” t-shirt took a selfie en route to the ring which was quickly posted on Twitter. Mayweather in his shiny black... Read more
Seven policemen kidnapped in Rahim Yar Khan
Rahim Yar Khan: Over two dozen armed robbers attacked a police checkpost on Sunday, police said. According to reports, the seven policemen including an Assistant Sub-inspector were kidnapped in the attack. Additional contingent of police were called in to recover the policemen. The kidnapees were identified as Mumtaz, Arif... Read more
Five Pakistani workers perish in Riyadh fire
At least five Pakistani citizens residing in Saudi Arabia were killed when a fire broke out in a housing unit in Riyadh on Saturday. The fire in the Saudi capital had also left several injured. Moreover, media reports quoted Saudi Red Crescent’s Abdullah Al-Meraibed as saying that ambulances were... Read more
CTD killed four militants of TTP Swati Group in Karachi
Karachi: At least four militants of Tehreek Taliban Pakistan (TTP) Swati Group were killed in late Saturday night with an encounter Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) personnels in Baldia Town. According to CTD sources, CTD team  on a tip-off  raided an area in Ittehad Town around midnight, but militants attacked on CTD... Read more
Islamabad protests with India over killing of a Pakistani
Islamabad:  Pakistan summoned first secretary of Indian High Commission at Foreign Office and conveyed to him the serious reservations over the  Pakistani civilian who mistakenly crossed the Indian border. The first secretary of the Indian High Commission in Islamabad was told, “The assassination of unarmed and innocent citizens is... Read more