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...
KPK: Pakistan decides to shut down all illegal communication towers
The Apex Committee of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) and FATA earlier today expressed complete satisfaction over progress of the last phase of anti-terror operation in Shawal and ongoing intelligence-based operations (IBOs) in the rest of the KPK province. The Apex Committee, which met here, also reviewed resettlement and return of... Read more
India: Famous TV actress Pratyusha commits suicide
Pratyusha Banerjee, best known for her role as ‘Anandi’ in the highly popular serial Balika Vadhu, has supposedly committed suicide. Banerjee was found hanged from a ceiling fan at her residence in the Mumbai suburb of Goregaon, Indian media said. She was rushed to the hospital, where she was... Read more
Karachi: Rangers nab 13 criminals during targeted operations
The paramilitary Rangers conducted targeted operation in several areas of city of Karachi, arresting at least 13 suspected militants earlier yesterday. According to Rangers spokesman, ten of them are affiliated with proscribed organizations while other three belong to gang war groups. The accused were involved in different crimes including... Read more
KPK Coal mine explosion kills 5, injures 6
At least five labourers have been reported killed while a further  six injured in an explosion in a coal mine in Doli area of Lower Orakzai Agency, police said earlier today. The injured and bodies were being shifted to nearby hospital. The official said the political administration had closed the... Read more
India failed to provide evidence of Pathankot Attack claims Pakistani JIT
Indian officials assisting Pakistan’s Joint Investigation Team (JIT) have failed to provide evidence into Pathankot airbase attack as par members of the team. The Indian authorities have also failed to prove their allegation that Pakistan based militants had stormed the facility, The JIT members visited Pathankot airbase on March... Read more
FBI willing to help authorities unlock mobile as and when allowed by the law
The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has assured law enforcement authorities across the United States that it will help unlock mobile devices such as iPhones involved in investigations as and when it is allowed by law and policy. The FBI said in a letter to local authorities that it understands... Read more
Six appeal as England face Windies in big hitting T20 world cup  final
An all new English side and a resurgent West Indies will battle to become the first two-time winners of cricket’s World Twenty20 in a big-hitting showdown tomorrow that promises to rain sixes. A year after exiting the 50-over World Cup with egg on their face, Eoin Morgan’s England will hope to complete... Read more
Suspected Philippine militants abduct Malaysian ship crew
Unknown criminals have kidnapped four Malaysians from a ship off the east coast of Sabah state in waters where Abu Sayyaf militants are known to operate, local Malaysian media reported earlier today. If the Philippine militant group is confirmed to be behind the kidnapping, it would be their second such... Read more
Oil prices in free fall as Saudis hesitate on limiting output
Oil prices fell all over the world as Saudi Arabia knocked down already low expectations that major producers would agree to limit output to tackle a world wide glut. US benchmark West Texas Intermediate for delivery in May slid $1.55 (4.0 percent) to $36.79 a barrel on the New York Mercantile... Read more
Emergency Slide falls off Boeing airplane….Straight into American woman’s yard
An American woman got the surprise of her life when an emergency escape slide fell off a Boeing 767 flying over head and landed right into her yard. “We just heard a loud bang and the house shook and so I went to see what was going on,” Andrea... Read more
At least 92 terrorists killed in Balochistan: Home Minster Bugti
Home Minister of Balochistan Mir Sarfaraz Bugti has said that” Frontier Corps carried out 417 targeted operations in different areas of the province during the past four months, killing around 92 terrorists including some of their top commanders. He along with spokesman for the Balochistan government, Anwar Ul Haque Kakar, Deputy... Read more
34 bodies recovered from Chashma Barrage in 40 days span
34 bodies have been found from the Chashma Barrage in a span of 40 days. According to Police, only one of the bodies found has been identified. Citizens of the city are concerned over the strange incident as no one knows who has died and how> This is a developing... Read more
Punjab: Army chief Gen. Raheel determined to continue operation against terrorists
Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif and Federal Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan held a meeting with Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif on Thursday. According to the popular local news channel “Geo News” the COAS and the ruling party leaders agreed to continue indiscriminate action against... Read more
Tennis: Djokovic defeats Goffin to reach Miami final
World number one and defending champion Novak Djokovic advanced to the final of the ATP and WTA Miami Open earlier today by defeating Belgian 15th seed David Goffin 7-6 (7/5), 6-4. The 28-year-old Serbian will try to match the career record of six Miami crowns won by Andre Agassi... Read more