Indian musician plays guitar as doctors perform brain surgery
Musician Abhishek Prasad strummed his guitar throughout his neurosurgery to help doctors zero in on the part of the...
Linkin Park US tour canceled after suicide of Chester Bennington
Rock band Linkin Park on Friday cancelled its North American tour after the suicide of frontman Chester Bennington on...
Special counsel asks White House to save Trump Jr., Russian meeting documents
The special counsel investigating possible collusion between President Donald Trump’s 2016 campaign and Russia has asked White House officials...
Lahore: Model Anum Khan suffers serious burns after acid attack
A Lahore based model Anam Khan came under acid attack earlier today for turning down a marriage proposal. Anam Khan has been shifted to Jinnah Hospital in critical condition. According to her family, Anam was targeted by Fahad for rejecting his marriage proposal. Fahad threw acid on the model and... Read more
Pakistani entrepreneurs booked for plagiarising source code
At least four people were booked earlier today for supposedly violating copyright and intellectual property laws after allegations of plagiarising source code for a financial information startup surfaced. The start up founders behind Investor’s Lounge, Baqar Abbas Jafri, Sennen D’Souza, Hammad Ali Hashmi and Waqar Ehsan, have been accused by their... Read more
ICC Champions Trophy: Pakistan to face arch-nemesis India on June 4 next year
Pakistan will take on the their arch rivals, India, next year on June 4 in their first group-stage game of the ICC Champions Trophy set to be held in England. The International Cricket Council (ICC) announced the fixtures for the eight-team tournament earlier today at The Oval, London. The... Read more
CPEC: Projects worth $30b already under way, claims Ahsan Iqbal
Projects worth $30 billion out of a total portfolio of $46 billion have been initiated in the last one year alone, claimed the Minister for Planning, Development and Reform, Ahsan Iqbal, adding that there was no bureaucratic hurdle in the implementation of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) schemes. The financing arrangements for... Read more
Ex Afghan President Hamid Karzai to visit Pakistan next month
 Former Afghan president Hamid Karzai has said he will visit Pakistan next month. “I’ve received an invitation from Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif a couple of days back,” Karzai told a group of journalists at his residence in Kabul yesterday. He thanked Premier Nawaz and prayed for his recovery from... Read more
Bilawal lambasts Punjab govt for ignoring crimes against women
Bilawal Bhutto Zardari Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party has strongly condemned the ghastly murder of a woman teacher Maria by a mob in Murree and accused the Punjab government and it’s Chief Minister for deliberately ignoring atrocities against women in the province. According to reports, a teenaged female teacher, who... Read more
Kidnapped KDA director Jamil Baloch recovered from Karachi airport
The Director Karachi Development Authority (KDA) Jamil Baloch was successfully recovered from Karachi airport earlier today. Jamil Baloch, who had been missing since the a couple of days, was left by unidentified men at Karachi’s Jinnah International Airport. Jamil Baloch was transferred to a safe place, according to police sources.... Read more
CPEC: Approximately 160 ex-army men hired for security of Chinese workers
At least 160 ex-servicemen have been hired as part of the Sindh police’s plans to raise a 2,000-strong commando force for the security of Chinese nationals working in the province on development projects including those related to the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, it emerged earlier yesterday. A senior official said that... Read more
Teenaged Maria of Murree loses battle for life at PIMS
 A 19-year-old girl who was set ablaze for refusing a marriage proposal lost her life earlier today at the Pakistan Institute of Medical Science (PIMS). Maria, a school teacher was brought to PIMS with 85 percent burn injuries on Tuesday, hospital officials confirmed. Her family which originally hails from... Read more
Qandeel Baloch to appear in India’s all time hit show Bigg Boss 10?
Pakistan’s Facebook drama queen has announced on social media  that she’ll be starring in India’s most-watched reality TV show, Bigg Boss. Her post has set rumour mills abuzz that the queen of controversies is among the top 5 contestants to be featured in the show’s upcoming season – Bigg Boss 10. Whether it’s true... Read more
“Drone attacks are a violation of our sovereignty” COAS General Raheel
The Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif chatted informally with media personnel and insisted  that drone attacks were a violation of Pakistan’s sovereignty. Speaking to media personnel after President Mamnoon Hussain’s address to the joint session of the parliament, General Raheel said that drone attacks violated Pakistan’s sovereignty. He... Read more
Democracy necessary for enduring progress insists president Mamnoon Hussain
President Mamnoon Hussain addressed the joint session of the parliament earlier today (Wednesday)  where he stated that only democracy could make lasting development possible. The joint session of the parliament today was chaired jointly by National Assembly Speaker Ayaz Sadiq and Chairman Senate Raza Rabbani. The parliamentary session was... Read more
KU: Yet another inquiry into sexual harassment begins
Two students and three teachers earlier yesterday recorded their statements in a sexual harassment case, which was reported on the Karachi University campus more than a year ago. Sources claimed that it was the first hearing of the case held by a non-KU staff member. “Sindh education department official Aziz... Read more
‘Spot-fixing saga is behind Amir’: Azhar backs speed merchent ahead of England return
Pakistan’s one-day captain Azhar Ali threw his full support behind Mohammad Amir earlier today for the team’s forthcoming tour of England, saying the spot-fixing episode is firmly behind the pacer. Amir, 24, is seen as Pakistan’s main weapon for the team’s tour of England, where they will play four... Read more