Vice Admiral Kaleem Shaukat appointed as Vice Chief of the Naval Staff
Vice Admiral Kaleem Shaukat has been appointed as Vice Chief of the Naval Staff . President of Pakistan Mamnoon...
Netflix renews ´Stranger Things´ for third season
“Stranger Things” fans, rejoice: more adventures in the Upside Down are on the way. Netflix said Friday it had...
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...
Army chief phones Prince Karim Aga Khan
Rawalpindi: Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif called Ismaili spiritual leader Prince Karim Aga Khan to extended his deepest condolences over killing of 45 people in a gun attack in Karachi. Read: Ismaili community Attack: Over 50 men men women and children murdered! After the carnage COAS flew to Karachi... Read more
Aga Khan condemns attack on Ismailis in Karachi
France: Ismaili Community spiritual leader Prince Karim Aga Khan has expressed shock and sadness on an attack on a  Ismaili community  buss in Karachi. The Agha Khan in a statement said “This attack represents a senseless act of violence against a peaceful community. My thoughts and prayers are with the families of... Read more
Islamic university a hotbed of extremism: Intelligence report
An intelligence agency has stated that the International Islamic University Islamabad (IIUI) “intentionally promotes sectarian doctrine at its campus” and suggested that the management shun these activities and create a conducive environment for learning. An official letter sent by the agency, titled ‘Undesirable activities in IIUI’ stated that the... Read more
Musharraf’s case to be heard on daily basis: IHC
Islamabad: Islamabad High Court (IHC) has decided to conduct hearing of petitions filed against the decision of Special Court (SC) in treason case against former president Pervez Musharraf on day to day basis. A single bench of IHC comprising Justice Athar Minallah took up the petitions filed against the... Read more
Two Pakistanis arrested for drug transportation in Dubai
Dubai: Two Pakistanis were arrested for transporting 692 capsules of heroin weighing more than 5kg from Al Ain to Dubai, a court was told, Emirate media reported today. AM, 32, and FR, 30, were arrested after anti-narcotics agents were tipped off that AM was in possession of drugs with... Read more
Ghulam Haider Jamali still IG Sindh Police: CM House spokesman
Karachi: A spokesman for the Sindh chief minister on Wednesday clarified that senior police officer Ghulam Haider Jamali has not been removed as the Inspector-General of the Sindh Police. Ghulam Haider Jamali is performing his duties well and will continue to act as the Sindh police chief, said the... Read more
Two days heavy rain: Harvested  wheat crop destroyed
Abbottabad : Heavy rainfall and strong winds have destroyed harvested wheat and others crops throughout the Hazara division including district Haripur and Abbottabad. After a continuous rain of two days, weather becomes cold in all over the districts. In district Haripur and Abbottabad harvesting of wheat season starts in May,... Read more
Walnut Sessions aims to become Pak’s biggest music platform
Walnut Sessions aim to become Pakistan’s biggest original music platform; a unique platform for the young and unsung individuals of Pakistan who have the talent but lack a platform to showcase their talent. It’s not your typical music show airing cover songs or a programme that comes in episodes.... Read more
Day of mourning declared tomorrow: Karachi tragedy
Karachi:Sindh government announced on Wednesday (today) a day of mourning tomorrow, after the deadly attack in Karachi which left atleast 45 dead, according to local media sources. Sindh Information Minister Sharjeel Memon announced the decision that Sindh government will officially observe a ‘day of mourning’ in the whole province,... Read more
CM announces compensation for bus attack victims
Islamabad: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah on Wednesday announced compensation for victims of bus attack in Karachi. While talking to journalists, the chief minister announced compensation of Rs 5 million to family members of each deceased and Rs.2 million to each injured person. Pledging to bring the... Read more
30 member Ju-jitsu squad prepares to take on arch rivals india in upcoming championships
A 30-member Pakistan squad is all set to compete at the South Asian and Central Ju-Jitsu Championship scheduled to begin in Bangalore, India on May 26 this year. According to Pakistan Ju-Jitsu Federation (PJJF) President Khalil Ahmed Khan, Pakistan are expected to win medals at the inaugural event of... Read more
Hundreds search for missing US helicopter after second Nepal quake kills scores
Harikot:Hundreds of Nepali troops were searching for a missing US Marines helicopter with eight people on board on Wednesday, a day after the second powerful earthquake in less than three weeks killed scores and sent panicked residents into the street. The Himalayan nation is still reeling from a devastating... Read more
PM (Nawaz) Sharif issues condamnation statement against Karachi bus carnage
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, President Mamnoon Hussain and other key leaders of the country have strongly condemned the firing incident that took place near Safoora Chowrangi located in Gulistan-e-Jauhar area of Karachi in which more than 40 people were killed while several others were injured in an early morning... Read more
Army Chief cancels Lanka visit after karachi bus carnage
The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif has cancelled his scheduled visit to Sri Lanka following the terrible bus attack in Karachi that left at least 43 people dead. “COAS cancels his pre scheduled 3 days visit to Sri Lanka due to Karachi terrorist bus attack,” DG... Read more