Drone strike killed three in Kurram Agency
At least three people were killed in a drone strike at a hideout of Taliban commander in Kurram Agency ...
US Embassy to lead Pakistani delegation on power generation
Economic Counselor of US Embassy William Laitinen will be leading a delegation of Pakistani government and business officials to...
Pakistan auctions Sukuk, Euro Bonds worth $2.5 bn
Pakistan has successfully executed US $ 1.0 billion five years Sukuk and US $ 1.5 billion ten years Eurobond...
Top ‘LeT leader’ killed by police in India-occupied Kashmir
Police in Indian-held Kashmir claimed that a top rebel leader has been killed in a pre-dawn gunbattle with government forces in the disputed territory, earlier today. IHK’s Director-General Police K. Rajendra Kumar says Abu Qasim was killed in Kulgam area. There was no independent confirmation. Kumar claims Qasim was... Read more
Its Offical! China finally  removes 1-child policy
China announced the end of its extremely controversial one-child policy earlier today, with the official Xinhua news agency stating that “all couples would be allowed two children.” It cited a communique issued by the ruling Communist Party after a four-day meeting in Beijing to chart the course of the... Read more
At least 5 burnt alive as fire consumes huts in Karachi
At least five people, including four children, were burnt to death as a fire broke out in huts in Karachi’s Gulistan-e-Jauhar Block 2 area on Thursday. According to fire brigade sources, fire-fighters have managed to control the blaze. Rescue sources said that the injured have been sent to Civil... Read more
Top Chinese military officer to visit both Pakistan and India
One of China’s most senior military officers will visit both Pakistan and India sometime next month, China’s defence ministry said earlier yesterday, making trips to neighbouring rivals which have very different relations with Beijing. China and Pakistan describe each other as “all weather friends“and have tight links, and while... Read more
Fear of arranged marriage: Muslim model in UK commits suicide
A Muslim model and mother  was found hanged to death in her bedroom in May in Oldham, Greater Manchester, a coroner ruled her death as suicide earlier yesterday. It is believed Nadia Menaz, who suffered from depression, feared she would be forced into an arranged marriage by her immediate... Read more
Govt. caught napping as Askar oils thrives on smuggling
Shahbaz Khan Musakhel, a politician and businessman, attempted to set up a petrol pump in Sindh’s Matiari district, he was stopped by local authorities. He was told that the licence of Askar Oil Services, the company which had given him the franchise, was suspended. As he dug deeper, he... Read more
Betrayal! “Will side with Israel in case of war with Palestine” Saudi princling
In a startling statement, Saudi princling al Waleed bin Talal has openly revealed the true colours of the house of Saud and has stated that he would side with Israel in case of a Palestinian uprising and that he would attempt to break any Arab initiatives set to condemn... Read more
PM flies to Dasu, orders immediate disbursal of blankets, medicines
Dasu: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif arrived in Dasu earlier today to personally review the situation on the ground. He was given a briefing on the status of rescue and relief operation by state personal During the briefing the prime minister was told that due to the terrain relief operations... Read more
Two suspects were rounded up on Wednesday after a video went viral on social and electronic media showing a woman allegedly caught for stealing valuables from a shopping centre in Karachi being beaten by a man wearing a police uniform. The woman was caught by people after she allegedly... Read more
Attackers opened aerial fire outside schools in Charsadda
Three attackers reportedly opened aerial fire near two schools in the Shabqadar area of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s Charsadda district on Thursday. No loss of life or property has been reported as yet. One of the schools was a public girls’ school, while the other was a private school. Announcements were... Read more
Letter to PCB: BCCI expresses regret over Shiv Sina attack
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) wrote in a letter to the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Thursday expressing their deep regret over the cancellation of talks between Shaharyar Khan and Shashank Manohar. “We have received a letter from the BCCI expressing regret over what happened... Read more
Bilawal visits Lady Reading Hospital to meet quake survivors
Pakistan People’s Party Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari accompanied by Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah visited Peshawar’s Lady Reading Hospital and inquired after the health of quake victims. PPP Chairman and Qaim Ali Shah will also visit different hospitals where they meet the injured people. PPP had already... Read more
Iran not to undermine Gwadar port
Iran has expressed its willingness for enhanced bilateral security and economic cooperation with Pakistan, It has also categorically dismissed suggestions that it is developing the Chabahar port to undermine the Gwadar deep seaport in Balochistan. “There has been a talk that Chabahar and Gwadar ports will compete with each... Read more
Dengue mosquitoes buzzing in Rawalpindi hospitals
Dengue mosquitoes have started being of three government-run hospitals in the government city. It is no coincidence that the same hospitals are currently seeing a steady stream of dengue patients. On Wednesday a health department team supervised by entomologist Fatima Haq visited the Benazir Bhutto Hospital (BBH) and discovered... Read more