Ehsanullah Ehsan confession statement
Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) has released a video confessional statement of former Tehreek-e-Taliban (TTP) and Jamaat-ul-Ahrar (JuA) spokesman...
Serena to be back on the court after baby
Superstar athlete Serena Williams late Tuesday promised she would be back on the court after becoming a mom, with...
Uber wants to launch ´flying cars´ by 2020
Uber said Tuesday it wants to launch a system of flying cars to move people around cities, with a...
Sonam Kapoor lambasts Indian government for banning porn sites
Bollywood celebrities have condemned the Indian government’s decision of ban on porn sites has sparked outrage across the country. Bollywood diva Sonam Kapoor lambasted at the Indian government calling it ‘idiot’ for believing banning porn will change the mentality of Indians. On Tweeter, the diva tweeted “Ban idiots who think banning... Read more
World freaks out as Kim Jong-Un set to receive international peace prize
The North Korean supreme leader Kim Jong-Un is all set to to receive an international peace prize, an accolade — handed in the past to such freedom icons as Mahatma Gandhi and Aung San Suu Kyi. Indonesia’s Sukarno Education Foundation in September announced to honour Kim for his “peace,... Read more
Child found murdered at Indo Pak border
 A 12-year-boy, resident of Govind village near the indo pak border, who had gone missing late last weekend was found murdered  on Sunday. He had been hanged from a trench on the India-Pakistan border. Salim, the boy’s father, said Bilal had just passed his grade one exams. On Saturday,... Read more
Sarfraz to get a chance in next series: Afridi
Islamabad:Pakistan Twenty20 team’s skipper Shahid Afridi said that Srafraz Ahmed will get a chance in next series. Talking to private TV channels, the T-20 Captain said that Sarfraz Ahmed is vice captain of One Day side and a match winning player. “He was very happy that team is emerging... Read more
Infamous white corolla rapist convicted…of more robberies
A district and sessions court today sentenced an alleged serial rapist and his aide to 15 years in prison after convicting them in three more robbery cases. Ali Hajiano, infamously known as the white Corolla rapist, was arrested along with his accomplice Umair Khan in January 2009 — a... Read more
Pakistan lodges protest with India on ceasefire violations at Working Boundary
Islamabad: Pakistan on Tuesday condemned killing of civilians in latest unprovoked ceasefire violations by India at the Working Boundary near Sialkot. At least two civilians, aged 14 and 22, embraced shahadat, and seven others, including three children and two women, were injured by the Indian firing that began early in... Read more
Pak Army fully prepared to respond to entire spectrum of threat
Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif on Tuesday chaired Corps Commanders Conference at General Headquarters (GHQ) in Rawalpindi. According to DG ISPR, Major General Asim Saleem Bajwa, the COAS and Corps Commenders expressed satisfaction over noticeable change in security situation of the country. “Fully prepared to respond... Read more
PM Nawaz announces Rs. 1 billion for flood relief efforts in Sindh
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif earlier today announced a massive Rs.1 billion relief package from the federal government for the rehabilitation of flood-affected areas of Sindh. Nawaz, who was on the visit to flood-hit areas of the province, while addressing in Gothki said the grant from the federal government was... Read more
Sindh fixes up to 4 years jail for breaking traffic laws
Karachi: In an effort to crack down on traffic violations, the Sindh Traffic Police department says it will now enforce stricter punishments on violations with imprisonment of up to four years. We have decided to take strict legal action against violators of traffic laws, a spokesman for the department... Read more
Mahira Khan in a never-seen-before avatar in Manto
The recent poster of Manto — the anticipated biopic on controversial writer Saadat Hassan Manto — shows Mahira Khan in a never-seen-before avatar. The actress, who is rocking the silver screen these days with Bin Roye, can be seen sporting a mustache with gelled back hair. Although, Mahira Khan’s name... Read more
Nepra reduces power tariff by Rs2.68 per unit
Islamabad: The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) on Tuesday issued a notification reducing power tariff by Rs2.68 per unit. As per notification, the power distribution companies will provide relief to the masses in September bills. The price has been decreased under monthly fuel adjustment plan for the month... Read more
Ghani seeks Pakistan’s support against militants
Kabul: Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani has described terrorism as common threat for both Afghanistan and Pakistan. Addressing a video conference from his hospital bed in Germany to the journalists, he said that Pakistan as a neighboring country has responsibility to cooperate with Afghanistan in fighting Taliban and other terrorist... Read more
Govt likely to increase scholarship amount for students
Islamabad: Cabinet Secretariat Minister Engineer Usman Ibrahim on Tuesday informed the National Assembly that a proposal was under consideration to increase the scholarship amount for students from the next fiscal year. He admitted that Rs 200 and Rs 300 scholarship amount for grade V and VIII students respectively was extremely... Read more
AJK PM sacks two MQM ministers over Altaf Hussain’s speech
Muzaffarabad: The Azad Kashmir government has sacked two cabinet ministers belonging to the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) over a recent contentious speech made by MQM chief Altaf Hussain. Ministers Tahir Khokar and Saleem Buttt were removed on the orders of AJK Prime Minister under Section 14 of provisional Constitution.... Read more