Russian intelligence ship sinks off Turkey’s Black Sea coast: authorities
A Russian naval intelligence ship sank off Turkey’s Black Sea coast on Thursday after colliding with a vessel carrying...
India refuse to name Champions Trophy squad amid ICC row
 India are refusing to unveil their squad for the Champions Trophy amid speculation they might pull out because of...
Nominations for JIT submitted to SC: sources
The nominations for the Joint Investigation Committee (JIT) to probe the Panama Case has been submitted to the registrar...
CM Sindh approves order for cancellation of 600,000 arms licenses in Sindh
Chief Minister Sindh, Syed Qaim Ali Shah has signed an order for cancellation of 600,000 arms licenses with immediate effect earlier today. According to sources, the CM’s orders came on the heels of a decision taken by the provincial cabinet in a meeting held earlier in the day. Read: Interior ministry... Read more
COAS presents cash award to Muhammad Afzal, for winning gold medal in Asian Junior Athletics Championship
Rawalpindi: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif on Wednesday announced reward for Muhammad Afzal, 17, wining first ever gold medal for Pakistan in Asian Junior Athletics Championship held at Doha, Qatar. According to ISPR, “Muhammad Afzal is under training at Army School of Physical Training as part of 3rd... Read more
Judicial commission orders to open polling bags
Islamabad: The judicial commission probing alleged rigging in the 2013 general elections on Wednesday has decided to open polling bags for obtaining the complete record of Form 15. The three-judge commission headed by Chief Justice Pakistan (CJP) Nasirul Mulk in an in-camera meeting with major counsels of major parties counsel... Read more
Youth’s fear pushed secular ANP to join hands with JUI-F against PTI: IK
Peshawar, Mardan: Chief Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), Imran Khan addressing a huge gathering in Mardan on Thursday said that he is architect of Local Government system for Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK). Khan addressing said “Switzerland is a country with cows and mountains only but the people are prosperous because they are independent. They... Read more
Erasers are ‘an instrument of the devil and should be banned’: Scientist
A cognitive scientist has warned that erasers are “an instrument of the devil” and has called for them to be banned from the classroom. Guy Claxton, a visiting professor from King’s College London, said that rubbers, which are a basic component of any school pencil case, encourage children to... Read more
Pakistan condemns Helmand terrorist attack
Islamabad:  Pakistan strongly condemned the terrorist attack that took place on 25th May, 2015 at Nawzad district in Helmand province resulting in death of 26 soldiers today. “Our deepest sympathies and condolences go to the families of the deceased” a foreign office statement said. “Such acts are unjustifiable and... Read more
POB Trust to establish Eye Care Institute
Islamabad: Pakistan Islamic Medical Association (PIMA) Prevention of Blindness (POB) Trust is planning to establish Eye Care Institute for prevention and control of blindness and visual impairment. Talking to APP on Wednesday, Spokesman PIMA said 50,000 patients would be facilitated with free of cost check annually in free eye... Read more
Pakistan vintage car collectors preserve a part of history
Rawalpindi: An elite but passionate group of vintage car collectors in Pakistan, restoring antique rides is like travelling back in time and money seems to be no obstacle when the prize is a Lincoln convertible that belonged to an Afghan king or a Rolls-Royce once used by India’s last... Read more
Two TTP terrorists arrested from Islamabad
Islamabad: Security forces in a search operation in Golra area of Islamabad arrested two suspected terrorists. According to reports, security forces carried out the operation  in Golra  and arrested a terrorist who had recently shifted from Bannu to Islamabad along with his facilitator.  The terrorists belong to the banned... Read more
Police foil bid to blow up railway track in Kandhkot
Karachi: Police claimed today to have foiled a bid to blow up a section of railway track in Kandhkot tehsil of Kashmor District. Police have arrested a suspected terrorist identified as Amanatullah Jhakrani from the scene and seized explosives from his possession. The suspect has been shifted to undisclosed... Read more
India using TTP for its missions in Pakistan: Khawaja Asif
Islamabad:  Minister for Defence, Khawaja Asif said Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) was fighting as India’s proxy against Pakistan. Speaking to a private news channel, Khawaja Asif said there has been a nexus between Indian intelligence agencies and terrorists operating in Pakistan. The Defence Minister said this has been the situation... Read more
PM chairs high level meeting on national security
Islamabad: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is chairing a high level meeting on Wednesday pertaining to national security which is being attended by key officials, Samaa reported. Chief of Army Staff Gen Raheel Sharif, DG ISI Lt Gen Rizwan Akhtar, Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan, Defence Minister Khawaja Asif... Read more
Nation to celebrate Youm-e-Takbeer tomorrow
Youm-e-Takbeer will be observed across the country with national zeal and fervor on Thursday to commemorate historic nuclear test at Chaghi in 1998 making the country world nuclear power and the 1st in the Muslim World under the leadership of prime minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif. Youm-e-Takbeer, which literally means... Read more
PTI’s rallies in Peshawar, Nowshera, Mardan today
Peshawar: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan is expected to address public gatherings in three different cities of the KPK- Peshawar, Nowshera and Mardan- today (Wednesday). According to the party’s spokesman, Khan will reach at Railway Ground Mardan today at 3pm, then at Nowshera at 5pm and finally in... Read more