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...
Pakistan may commence manufacture of cellphones, smartphones
Pakistan has decided to domestically manufacture cellphone and smartphones as mobile phones penetration stands at around 75 per cent in Pakistan. With a population growth getting close to 200 million in Pakistan itself, there was a huge big market for these new, hand held sets, Khaleej Times reported. Demands... Read more
IHC adjourns Ayyan’s passport case for yet another week
The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Monday adjourned Customs authorities’ plea against the decision of the Special Judged Custom Rawalpindi in connection with Ayyan Ali, a model passport Sapurdari case, for another week. A single-judge bench of Justice Athar Minnallah adjourned the appeal due to unavailability of the litigant’s... Read more
Here is the list of most innovative upcoming smartphones in 2016…. 1. Samsung flexible phone 2. Google Project Ara 3. Iphone 7 and iPhone 7 plus 4. Samsung Galaxy S7/ S7 edge 5. Noki F1 ( Nokia flexible band) Read : Pakistan to manufacture cellphones, smartphones Upcoming smartphones of 2016... Read more
Karachi traffic police personnel fight a man over a parking dispute near PIDC Office in Karachi. According to local news channel “24 News, Samaa Tv” Shafiq, a resident of Karachi, was apparently stopped by traffic policemen when he tried to park his motorbike in no-parking area. In the footage on-aired... Read more
“Saudi Arabia will pay for executing militants: Al-Qaeda
Al-Qaeda has warned Saudi Arabia it will pay for the executions of dozens of its members, It stated that they were intended to be a ‘new year’s gift’ to Riyadh’s Western allies aimed at consolidating the rule of the Saud dynasty. Though it was the killing of a Shia... Read more
2 more swine flu patients die in Multan
Swine flu has killed two more people in Multan, raising the death toll to 13. Two women, diagnosed with swine flu, died in Nishtar Hospital earlier yesterday. A source in the hospital told the media  that the number of swine flue patients was increasing day-by-day. According to the source,... Read more
2 women murdered by in-laws in honour killing in R.Y. Khan
 Two women were murdered in cold blood on the pretext of ‘honour’ in at least two incidents in Rahim Yar Khan on Saturday night. Police said Rashid Ali, a resident of Bahanwala village, Liaquatpur Tehsil, Rahim Yar Khan, had suspected that his sister-in-law was having an affair with one... Read more
Ex Janooni:  Salman Ahmed’s Bollywood debut film will be out on Feb 19
Salman Ahmed is keeping Junoon alive. He is starring in a Bollywood film, titled Rhythm, in which he plays the frontman of a Sufi rockband, i.e., himself. While Salman makes a cameo appearance in the film, its lead cast features another Pakistani singer Adeel Chaudhry. The film, set in... Read more
Blast from the past: Vital signs mega hit “Sawali Saloni”
Back in their heyday, Vital Signs made arguably some of the best pop music ever heard in the sub continent.   Vital Signs 2 was the second album of the Pakistani band Vital Signs. Fresh from the success of their smash hit “Dil Dil Pakistan”  Vital Signs went to... Read more
Arguably, one of the most iconic songs of the 90s. Featuring a steller cast including Sabiha Khanum, Shakeel and Mishi Khan. And Ali Haider’s absolutely enchanting voice. This blast from the past is a sure trip to the land of nostalgia for those who have lived through the heady... Read more
2 Pakistanis & a Syrian man injured in race attacks in Cologne
Two Pakistanis and a Syrian man were injured in attacks by gangs of as yet unidentified people in Cologne, German police said late on Sunday, the city where the vast majority of dozens of New Year Eve assaults on women took place. Local newspaper Express reported that the attackers... Read more
Pakistan Stock Exchange formally launched today!
Pakistan’s Finance Minister Ishaq Dar on Monday officially inaugurated the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSE), which has been formed after the merger of the three stock exchanges of Lahore, Karachi and Islamabad. “Today is a historic day for Pakistan. It took 15 years to make the PSC dream come true.... Read more
Army chief gave go head for NAB action in DHA Valley scam
The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Gen Raheel Sharif had given the go ahead for strict action against retired military officers and civilians involved in the Rs62 billion Defence Housing Authority (DHA) Valley scam around six months ago, sources in the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) have told the media.... Read more
Living Legend David Bowie dies aged 69
After fighting a year and a half long battle with cancer legendary singer-songwriter David Bowie passed away at his home today. His death was confirmed on his official Facebook account. “David Bowie died peacefully today surrounded by his family after a courageous 18 month battle with cancer. While many... Read more