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...
Rashid Godil releases a video after, thanks Almighty
Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) leader, Rashid Godil who is recovering from bullet wounds in a local hospital in Karachi has released a video message. In the video message, Rashid Godil thanked the Almighty for giving him another life, saying he is still alive due to the hard work of... Read more
GB govt. decides to buy guns from people
In a bid to rid Gilgit-Baltistan of weapons, the government has decided to purchase all the guns from the people. G-B Chief Minister Hafeezur Rahman’s novel idea will soon be implemented, said a CM House spokesperson. Traders of illegal arms in the region have minted hefty sums amid the... Read more
BNP leaders accuse Balochistan government of political victimisation
The heads of their respective  factions of the Balochistan National Party have accused the government of the province of targeting its political opponents in a meeting. BNP chief Sardar Akhtar Mengal accused the Balochistan government of using state machinery to victimise its political opponents . According to a statement... Read more
Lt. Col Faisal Malik and a Jawan embrace martyrdom in Shawal clash
At least six militants were killed in a clash with security forces in North Waziristan Agency on Monday. According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), LT-Col Faisal Malik and Sepoy Zohaib Shaheed also embraced martyrdom in the clash. Pakistan army had launched a ground offensive to cleanse Shawal town of... Read more
ECP issues denotification for Sardar Ayaz Sadiq
Islamabad: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) issued the denotification for Speaker of the National Assembly Sardar Ayaz Sadiq on Monday. The ECP had received the tribunal’s verdict regarding NA-122 Lahore from where the NA Speaker had been elected. With the denotification Ayaz Sadiq ceased to be a member... Read more
No talks with India without Kashmir on agenda: Aziz
The prime minister’s adviser of national security and foreign affairs Sartaj Aziz once again clarified on Monday that there could be no talks with India without Kashmir on the agenda. Days after the scheduled NSA-level talks between the two countries collapsed, Aziz categorically rejected the perception that Pakistan’s armed forces were not... Read more
Commander UK Land Forces calls on COAS
Rawalpindi: Lieutenant General James Rupert Everard, Commander UK Land Forces called on General Raheel Sharif, Chief of Army Staff at the Army General Headquarters on Monday. The two leaders discussed matters of mutual interest including bilateral training exchanges. Commander UK Land Forces appreciated Pakistan’s counter terrorism efforts. Read more
Boy’s ‘quest for adventure’ lands him in trouble
Rahim Yar Khan: A teenager`s inspiration from a TV programme and quest for adventure landed him in trouble as an Airport Security Force patrol arrested him at the runway of Sheikh Zayed International Airport on Sunday morning. The ASF arrested 17-year-old Muhammad Awais of Iqbalabad, a small town at... Read more
Mere Saamne Wali Sarhad Pe: Uniting India and Pakistan through music
This Independence Day India and Pakistan proved that although they might be different in some ways, they are similar in a lot more ways. First, it was Samya Arif’s Mumbai taxi makeover which symbolised peace between the two countries and now, a moving song – Mere Saamne Wali Sarhad Pe – attempts to... Read more
I’m ‘thora sa’ feminist, says Jami
Jami Mahmood, director of Moor, has said that he is “a bit of” a feminist. That’s more of a concession than most men would care to give. In an interview with BBC Urdu, Jami talked about some of his female-driven projects, ranging from the first music video he ever... Read more
Anti-Muslim poster displayed at UK eatery sparks controversy
Customers of a local eatery in Middlesex, England were angered after seeing an anti-Muslim poster displayed on its notice board telling Muslims to ‘get out of our countries.’ The offensive poster was displayed on a notice board in Weatherspoons which read, “MUSLIMS. Are you unhappy with our countries? Are... Read more
Babra Sharif appeals to Punjab Police to help recover stolen property
Lahore : Pakistani film star, Babra Sharif appealed to senior Punjab Police officials on Monday to help recover her stolen valuables worth Rs 3 million (USD 29,000). According to Babra Sharif, a diamond necklace worth three million rupees was stolen from her M.M. Alam road, Gulberg residence. The superstar... Read more
ECP receives NA-122 tribunal verdict copy
Islamabad: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Monday received the attested copy of the election tribunal’s verdict on NA-122. The ECP is preparing the notification to denotify Ayaz Sadiq while his lawyers have completed his appeal to be filed in the Supreme Court. The lawyers for Ayaz Sadiq... Read more
Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) released a video honouring women serving in the armed forces. The video features brave daughters of the country who have broken stereotypes to work alongside their male counterparts, keeping Pakistan safe. “Pakistan is my country and I was born here, I was raised here... Read more