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...
FBR extends tax filing date up to December 15
The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has extended the date of filing of returns and statements for the tax...
Political risk on Wall Street? Buy the dip!
An abrupt stock selloff on Friday — sparked by a report that magnified concerns about President Donald Trump’s potential...
5.0 magnitude earthquake hits Swat valley
An earthquake measuring 5.0 on the Richter scale hit Swat and the adjoining areas  a little while back. The epicenter of the earthquake was Hindukush Region Afghanistan at a depth of 10km, according to the Pakistan Meteorological Department. Tremors were felt in Chitral, Malakand and Dir. No loss of... Read more
Global man hunt over killers of 13 year old Bangladeshi child
The massive public outrage over the lynching of a 13-year-old boy continued to mount in Bangladesh earlier today, with more protests planned over the murder which was captured on video, as one of the suspects confessed after being arrested in Saudi Arabia where he had fled after the gruesome... Read more
Bulls toss index near 35,500-level
Karachi: Bulls staged a remarkable comeback on Monday with the KSE-100 index recovering entire losses of last week with a huge gain of 384.33 points to close just a stone’s throw away from 35,500 points, at 35,496.62. Most market participants attributed the bullish fervour to the Greece bailout package... Read more
CNG stations to remain open during Eid in Karachi
Karachi: Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC) on Tuesday announced that the CNG stations across the Karachi would remain open during the Eid, Samaa reported. Issuing the latest schedule, SSGC said that CNG would remain available to the people of Karachi starting from Wednesday, July 15 until Wednesday, July 22.... Read more
A man made an enchanting church out of trees
This beautiful ‘live church’ is built from a wide variety of trees and was designed and developed by New Zealander Barry Cox, Yahoo News reports. Some are bigger trees with thicker stone trunks – others have sparse foliage to let the sunlight in. Denser shrubbery provides a wall around... Read more
Pakistan condemns terror attack in Afghanistan
Islamabad: Pakistan on Tuesday strongly condemned the suicide car bombing that took place in Afghanistan’s Khost province on July 12. Earlier on July 12, over 20 people were killed and six wounded in a suicide car bomb attack near a military base in Afghanistan’s eastern province of Khost, where... Read more
Charge phone without plugging in
Now, you won’t have to look for a socket to charge your phone or a laptop. Researchers have developed a Charge phone(WPT) technology that can charge mobile phones from a distance, Zee News reports. The WPT technology developed by researchers at the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology... Read more
Fawad, Kareena spotted together on Instagram
Mumbai: Both Fawad Khan and Kareena Kapoor has a similar trait of being choosy about their movies, where the Indian actress is popular in rejecting movie offers, the Pakistani actor also has rejected numerous films in the past and has not given a nob to any of them. Fawad might... Read more
Humaima Malick makes it to Vogue
Lahore: Popular actress and model Humaima Malick has been featured in the August edition of an international fashion magazine, according to a press release. The release says the photograph of Humaima featured in British Vogueshows her clad in a white, heavily embellished Syeda Amera creation, shot in London by... Read more
Altaf should be arrested through Interpol: PTI
Lahore: Leaders of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) submitted resolution condemning Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain in Punjab Assembly and demanded his early detention through International Criminal Police Organization (INTERPOL) today. Opposition leaders Mian Mahmood-ur-Rasheed and Subtain Khan submitted resolution stating that the House salutes sacrifices of Pakistan Army... Read more
14 militants, including top commanders, killed in North Waziristan air strikes
Rawalpindi: At least fourteen terrorists, including top commanders, were killed during air strikes in North Waziristan on Tuesday. “Fourteen terrorists including some of their important commanders were killed in aerial strikes in Alwara area, North Waziristan today,” an Inter Services Public Relations statement said. “Terrorists were seen dragging some of... Read more
Argentine Ambassador meets COAS General Sharif
Rawalpindi: Ambassador of Argentine and Dean of Diplomatic Corps Rodolfo J. Martin Saravia called on Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif at General Headquarters on Tuesday. According to an ISPR press release both discussed bilateral matters of mutual interest. Ambassador Saravia was also apprised on the progress... Read more
Warrant issued for Shahidullah Shahid after his death
Karachi: A local court issued arrest warrant for the slain former TTP spokesperson Shahidullah Shahid four days after his death in a missile attack. The court issued arrest warrants for Shahidullah Shahid and Mullah Fazlullah in a case pertaining to the assassination of the police officer Chaudhry Aslam in... Read more
India home minister issues statement against Pakistan
New Delhi : India’s Home Affairs Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday issued provoking statement against Pakistan, saying the Indian Army would give a ‘befitting reply’ to Pakistan if that country violates ceasefire in the divided state. Talking with reporters, he called the Jammu Kashmir an ‘integral part’ of India despite... Read more