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...
Euro 2016: Substitute Ingvi Traustason winner sets up Iceland-England clash
Substitute Arnor Ingvi Traustason’s last-gasp winner fired Iceland past Austria 2-1 in their final Group F match at Euro 2016 earlier yesterday to book a last-16 showdown with England. Jon Dadi Bodvarsson swept Iceland into an 18th-minute lead at the Stade de France, with Austria paying dearly for Aleksandar... Read more
Euro 2016: Cristiano Ronaldo puts Portugal into last 16
Cristiano Ronaldo scored two trademark brilliant goals earlier yesterday to go into European Championship history and rescue Portugal in a 3-3 draw with Hungary that took them into the last 16. The 31-year-old opened his account in style with a deft backheel flick on 50 minutes, then a bullet... Read more
Girl finds stolen Olympic gold medal from parking lot
 A 1992 Olympic gold medal stolen from champion canoeist Joe Jacobi’s car earlier this month in Atlanta was found by a 6-year-old girl and safely returned to him, he said on Monday. The girl spotted the medal in a wooded area while on a walk with her family on Saturday.... Read more
Renowned Noha khawan Farhan Ali escapes gun attack in Karachi
Noha Khawan Farhan Ali Waris escaped a shooting incident at the Teen Hatti area of Karachi. The attack took place few hours after Amjad Sabri was shot dead by unknown assailants at Liaquatabad locality. According to police sources, unknown masked men tried to stop the vehicle of Farhan Ali Waris, but their... Read more
Police releases sketch of suspect involved in abduction of Ovais Shah
Karachi Police has released the sketch of an alleged kidnapper of Ovais Shah. Son of Sindh High Court’s Chief Justice Sajjad Ali Shah was kidnapped outside Agha’s super store, Karachi. An eight-member inquiry committee of police has been constituted to investigate the kidnapping. Director General of Pakistan Rangers (Sindh) Major... Read more
Amjad Sabri to be laid to rest on Thursday
Renowned Qawwal Amjad Sabri, who was col bloodedly murdered in Karachi’s Liaquatabad area will be laid to rest tommorow after Zuhr prayers. The Namaz-i-Janaza of the deceased would be offered in the main Liaquatabad mosque. He would be laid to rest in a graveyard in Karachi’s Paposh Nagar area.... Read more
India launches a record 20 satellites in 1 single mission
India successfully launched earlier today a rocket carrying a record 20 satellites as its miserly space agency actively tries to grab a larger slice of the lucrative commercial space market. The rocket blasted off from the southern spaceport of Sriharikota carrying satellites from the US, Germany, Canada and Indonesia, the... Read more
Umar Gul advises Amir to ‘let his bowling do all the talking’
Fast-bowler Umar Gul earlier today advised Mohammad Amir to let his bowling do all the talking on the English tour saying this will be the best way to answer all of the criticism and back-talk. Amir is set to resume his Test career at Lord’s on July 14 where... Read more
England’s Plunkett amazing last ball 6 seals Sri Lanka tie
Tailender Liam Plunkett smashed a six off the last ball of the match as England achieved an utterly remarkable tie in the first one-day international against Sri Lanka in Nottingham earlier yesterday. England, set 287 to win, collapsed to 30 for four and 82 for six. But a stand of... Read more
Priyanka Chopra puts an end to armpit debate with a smooth response Instagram post
Maxim India named Priyanka Chopra ‘Hottest Woman in The World,’ but her celebration was short lived when people began complaining that her magazine cover was overly photoshopped. Apparently, the Quantico star was sporting too-smooth-to-be-true armpits. The ‘Armpitgate’ debate began shortly after Chopra posted a photo of the cover to Instagram. The post now... Read more
A legend is no more: World renowned Qawwal Amjad Sabri murdered in cold blood in Karachi
Renowned Qawwal Amjad Sabri was murdered in Karachi earlier today afternoon, after unknown gunmen fired at his vehicle in the city’s Liaquatabad area. Sabri and an associate were travelling in a car in Liquatabad 10 area, when unknown gunmen fired at their vehicle, critically injuring him. The two were... Read more
Mufti Abdul Qavi’s Ruet-i-Hilal membership formally suspended after viral selfies with Qandeel Baloch
Federal Minister for Religious Affairs Sardar Yousaf earlier on Wednesday suspended Mufti Abdul Qavi’s membership of Ruet-i-Hilal Committee after pictures of him with model and Facebook celebrity Qandeel Baloch surfaced on social media. The minister, who said the photos were ‘controversial’, also suspended the mufti’s membership in the National... Read more
Continued Afghan refugees presence in Pakistan not viable option insists Sartaj Aziz
The adviser to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz earlier today said given the immense challenges being faced by Pakistan continued presence of Afghan refugees in the country was not a viable option. He was talking to UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi who called on... Read more
Pakistani American claims he reported Orlando killer Omar Mateen to FBI
A Muslim American of Pakistani heritage claims he had informed the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) about Omar Mateen, who killed 49 people in a Florida nightclub, after learning about his radical thoughts in 2014, and criticised Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump for accusing Muslims of not sharing such information... Read more