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...
PTI launches nationwide mass membership campaign
The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman former cricket legend Imran Khan earlier today, formally launched countrywide membership campaign of the party. Addressing a ceremony in Islamabad in this regard, Imran Khan said the campaign would continue till March 31 and after which intra-party elections would be held. He opined that intra-party elections were the... Read more
Captain Umair, who embraced martyrdom along with three other army men in clash with terrorists at North Waziristan earlier yesterday, gave a message of hope to the nation  just before leaving for the battleground to his death. Watch this video Read more
Pakistan’s traditional handicraft makers empowered by e-commerce boom
The women of northern Chitral are among the unlikely profiteers of an e-commerce boom since 3G and 4G Internet arrived in Pakistan in 2014, they are now suddenly aanble to market and sell their hand made traditional products without leaving their villages or in some cases even their homes. “The online... Read more
“Thank you Gen Raheel for helping SKMCH”: Imran Khan
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan thanked the chief of the Army Staff (COAS) Raheel Sharif for granting 20 acres land in Karachi DHA City for the  Shaukat Khanum hospital. Khan in a message on  Twitter said “Want to thank COAS Gen Raheel for helping SKMCH by granting land in DHA Karachi for the... Read more
Sharmeen Obaid hopes for a 2nd Oscar
Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy made history by winning Pakistan’s first ever Oscar nearly four years ago. Now she’s back in Hollywood, hoping to scoop a second Academy Award for her harrowing documentary about a teenage girl shot in the face by her very own family. But while other Oscar nominees obsess about hair... Read more
Hillary Clinton scores massive win in South Carolina primary
Hillary Clinton scored a huge victory against Bernie Sanders in Saturday’s Democratic primary in South Carolina, seizing momentum ahead of the most important day of the nomination race: next week’s “Super Tuesday” showdown. Four weeks into the White House primaries, the former secretary of state earned her first decisive win... Read more
A case has been registered against Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain by a woman against his speech on sex education, police said  earlier yesterday. The MQM chief had been filmed giving the controversial speech to workers in Karachi via phone from London, according to police. A woman... Read more
Imposter army captain arrested in Lahore
A low rank army personnel imposter who tried to pass himself off as an Pakistan Army captain and delivered lectures and collected donations for IDPs at the Forman Christian College’s Character Building Clubin Lahore has been formally arrested. According to an official of ISPR, a man named Sajjad claimed to be a captain... Read more
COAS Gen. Sharif attends funeral prayer of Shawal martyrs
Chief of Army Staff (COAS), General Raheel Sharif attended the funeral prayers of the soldiers who were martyred in yesterday’s clash with terrorists in North Waziristan. At least 19 terrorists were killed and several others injured in the intense crossfire with the security forces near Shawal valley of North Waziristan.... Read more
Pakistan against fresh regime for Nuclear-security
The last of the Nuclear Security Summits (NSS), will be held in Washington next month, they will then be succeeded by informal networks, while the participating states will voluntarily implement the commitments made by them. As the process that emerged from US President Barack Obama’s speech in Prague in 2009, in which... Read more
Indo-Pak co-operation key to fighting terrorism: US State Dep.
Terro­rism is a threat to both Pakistan as well as India and their mutual cooperation in fighting the menace is helpful to the region, a US State Department spokesman said on Friday. In reply to a question at a regular briefing about cooperation between the two countries, especially in dealing... Read more