Speedo Bus Service to be launched in Bahawalpur, Lodhran
Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif says his government is spending billions of rupees for the provision of comfortable and...
Road ire claims life in Karachi
One person killed and three injured on Sunday morning after a vehicle was fired upon at the Sea View...
LEAs arrest 11 terrorists, recover huge cache of weapons in Balochistan
FC Balochistan, intelligence Agencies and levies conducted Intelligence Based Operations (IBOs)  in various parts of Balochistan. According to the...
Pakistan: “A series of Unfortunate events”
How many people remember or even know about the following events in Pakistan? On January 1, 2010, a suicide bomber driving a Pajero laden with explosives rammed his vehicle into a crowd watching a volleyball match in the district of Lakki Marwat, KPK. The spectators were mostly teenage boys,... Read more
Its official: India approves induction of woman fighter pilots in air force
India’s Ministry of Defence earlier today approved the induction of women into the fighter (combat) stream of the Indian Air Force (IAF), after getting rid of its reluctance to entrust women with greater responsibilities. The decision comes after Indian courts pushed the military to widen opportunities for women in... Read more
Watch worn by US astronaut on Moon auctioned for a whopping $1.6m
An exceptionally rare watch worn by an American astronaut on the Moon which still bears remnants of lunar material has sold for more than $1.6 million, a US auction house said Friday. Dave Scott, the commander of the 1971 Apollo 15 mission, wore the Bulova Chronograph while conducting experiments... Read more
“LeJ claimed Jacobabad attack”: Sindh Home Minister Siyal
Sindh Home Minister Suhail Anwar Siyal earlier today stated that the dreaded sectarian terror outfit Lashkar-e-Jhangvi (LeJ) has claimed responsibility for the suicide attack in Jacobabad. He added, that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has also presented evidence in the United States regarding involvement of Indian intelligence agency RAW in... Read more
Contempt petition filed against PM for ‘daring to’ deliver English speech at UN
A contempt petition has been filed in the Supreme Court against incumbent  Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for delivering his speech at the 70th United Nations General Assembly session in English. Mian Zahid Ghani, the petitioner, contends that the prime minister had flouted the Sept 8 Supreme Court verdict which... Read more
Taking the city by storm, one wheelie at a time
Mehwish Ekhlaque is one of the very few female motorcyclists in the city who still hold a passion for hardcore biking and track racing. It was three years ago, Ekhlaque lost her biggest support when her husband passed away. “When other women sat behind their husbands on motorcycles, he sat... Read more
“Obama had done his homework on Af-Pak before assuming office” Wikileaks
The (im)famous whistle blowing site ‘Wikileaks’ has released documents obtained by hackers from CIA Director John Brennan’s non-government email account. The emails show that the Obama administration had done its homework on the region well before Obama was formally sworn in, in 2009. According to Wikileaks Brennan used the... Read more
Jami Mehmood’s Moor to be released in India and UAE
Jami Mahmood’s film *Moor  will be released in UAE’s Vox Cinemas next weekend, with a premiere being held on October 28th at the cinema’s Grand Hyatt venue. The film will open to the public the following day. Moor will then travel to Goa in November for a screening at one... Read more
Ex Pakistani: Adnan Sami likely to be granted Indian citizenship
 Former Pakistani singer Adnan Sami is all set to be granted Indian citizenship. The decision came after Attorney-General Mukul Rohatgi gave a positive opinion to the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) regarding the matter, reports The Hindu.  Sami will be given Indian citizenship under Section 6 of the Indian Citizenship Act,... Read more
Sindh: Hoax call from India triggers bomb scare at Governor House
A fake bomb threat call was traced to the Indian financial capital, Mumbai, it claimed earlier yesterday that a bomb had been placed on the premises of the Sindh Governor House. Bomb disposal unit (BDU) members rushed to the site and combed the Governor House and the area surrounding... Read more
Heckler on the loose: PM Nawaz heckled at US think tank
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was heckled on by a protester earlier yesterday  the heckler was demanding the dismemberment of the country. As PM Nawaz began delivering his address at the US Institute of Peace, a protester chanted, “Free Balochistan” and called the premier a “friend of famed international terrorist... Read more
India’s belligerence increasing regional tensions claims PM Nawaz
Upset at the lack of response to his country’s peace proposals, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif urged the international community to play its role ‘to stop a dangerous slide towards what he warned was a Pakistan-India crisis.’ “Clearly, there is a real and present threat to peace and security in... Read more
Ashura processions take place all across the nation amidst tight security
Processions across Pakistan are taking place to pay homage to the unparalleled sacrifices of Hazrat Imam Hussain and his companions who laid down their lives to preserve the uprightness of Islam in Karbala. Multiple processions are taking place under tight security. The federal and provincial governments have taken strict... Read more
Mobile phone, internet MiFi service suspended in major cities of the country
 Mobile phone service has been suspended in multiple cities all across the nation due to security concerns. In multiple cities mobile internet service including MiFi devices have also been suspended. In Karachi the services were suspended early morning and are expected to resume at 10PM tonight. Similar protocols are... Read more