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...
More than 20 top PML-N, PPP, PML-Q  members join PTI in Punjab
More than 20 key Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML N), Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) and Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid (PML-Q) supporters joined the PTI earlier yesterday. Mian Ikhlaq Ahmed Guddu from the PML-Q, Nazir Mughal, candidate for vice chairman in UC 121, Two former MNAs and two former ticket holders on PML... Read more
Afghanistan:Half of Kunduz city falls in terrorist hands
The Taliban earlier today seized partial control of a major Afghan city, witnesses said, the first time they have done so since being ousted from power by a US-led invasion. The hardline group hoisted its flag over key buildings and the main square of the northeastern city of Kunduz,... Read more
The Cancer of Hate

The Cancer of Hate

Blog September 28, 2015 0

Some time ago, the social media frenzy about a TV show in which Dr Pervez Hoodhbhoy, Ansar Abbasi and Orya Jan Maqbool had participated, caught my attention. I watched the YouTube uploads of the show and happened to read many of the comments and feedback about the show on... Read more
Illegal border crossing: 5 Pakistanis arrested in Hungary for
Budapest: Hungarian police said Monday that they have arrested five Pakistani nationals for illegally attempting to cross the border into the country. Police officials said that Khalid Hameed Farooqi in Hungary that the five Pakistani nationals were arrested while trying to cross Hungary’s border with Croatia. The Pakistanis were... Read more
If Pakistan boycotts India, ICC will deal with them claims IPL chairman
The chairman of the Indian Premier League Rajiv Shukla categorically  ruled out any chances of the Pakistan-India series scheduled to be held in December in the UAE citing ‘some issues and reservation’ that needed to be resolved by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB). Shukla also dismissed the claims made... Read more
Army, Rangers to be deployed during by-elections:ECP
The Army and Rangers will be deployed during by-elections in NA-122, NA-144, NA-154, PP-16 and PP-147. The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has given the order for Army and Rangers deployed in the constituencies during by-elections. The ECP has written letters to the Interior and Defence Secretaries to ensure... Read more
Global Outrage as French school makes Muslim and Jewish students wear coloured discs
A French school in being probed after it provoked outrage among parents of students in Auxerre, Burgundy for making Muslim and Jewish pupils wear coloured discs around their necks at lunchtime so canteen staff would not serve them pork according to a report on The telegraph website. Students, who... Read more
India launches ‘mini-Hubble’ to keep an eye on space
 India launched its first space research observatory earlier today, part of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s drive to expand his country’s influence in the competitive, $300 billion global space industry. The observatory, named ASTROSAT, will help Indian scientists intensify space exploration efforts by studying distant celestial objects and conduct deeper... Read more
Feared target-killer Rehan alias Bihari remanded in Rangers custody
An anti-terrorism court in Karachi earlier today remanded suspected target-killer Mohammad Rehan Hussain alias Bihari into Rangers’ custody for 90 days. Rehan, arrested by Rangers personnel in a raid in the Surjani Town area late Friday night, is accused of being involved in the murders of policemen and several... Read more
Dr Asim discharged from hospital,  back in Rangers’ custody
Law enforcers have shifted Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) leader and former petroleum minister Dr Asim Hussain from the National Institute of Cardio Vascular Diseases (NICVD) after he was discharged from the hospital, according to sources earlier today. The former federal minister had been under the treatment at the National... Read more
Playing hide and seek for sacrificial hides
 The code of conduct for the collection of hides was the same one issued by the home department each year on the occasion of Eidul Azha. What was different this time was the fact that it was actually implemented for once. The implementation was made possible by the law enforcers,... Read more
Modi emotional at Facebook HQ as he recalls childhood
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi received a warm welcome at Facebook headquarters on Sunday for a town hall hosted by CEO Mark Zuckerberg that focused as much on the two men’s backgrounds as the business potential of the world’s second most-populous country. Modi’s voice broke as he described his... Read more
Arabian Sea gobbling up to 100 acres of Sindh land.. Daily
Such is the effect of climate change on Pakistan that the Arabian Sea has gobbled up  two cities along the coastal belt and is eating up almost 100 acres of land on a daily basis. The two tehsils of District Thatta, i.e. Kharo Chan and Keti Bander, have almost... Read more
Gen Sharif in Germany on day long official visit
Chief of Army Staff, General Raheel Sharif has arrived in Germany on one-day official visit, according to Inter-Service Public Relations. DG ISPR Lt-Gen Asim Bajwa in his tweet said, “The army Chief will attend and address participants of Central and South Asia Security Conference in Munich today.”   Read more