North Korea fires ICBM, splashes in Sea of Japan: Pentagon
North Korea fired what the US Pentagon said appeared to be an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) that landed close...
Pak behaviour towards Taliban unchanged despite Trump statement: US general
The top US general in Afghanistan said on Tuesday that he had not seen a change in Pakistan’s support...
Pak Army’s role in focus as protestors end Faizabad Dharna
When protestors of a religious party signed an agreement with the government on Monday to end a crippling blockade...
Seven terrorists killed in Sheikhupura
Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) killed seven terrorists while three others escaped at Chak Rasala district Sheikhupura. The terrorists reportedly belong to a banned organization. Heavy ammunition including two kg explosives, a Kalashnikov, hand grenades and three motor cycles were also recovered from their possession. (APP) Read more
Cricket legend Hanif Mohammad admitted to hospital
Former Pakistan cricket legend Hanif Muhammad was admitted  to hospital in critical condition after respiratory problems and congestion Hanif Mohammad, 81,  was transferred to a private hospital at  where he is currently under intensive care.  Hanif Mohammad is under treatment to an intensive care unit (ICU). Hanif Mohammad was diagnosed... Read more
India says to bring back workers facing ‘food crisis’ in Saudi
ndia said on Sunday it will send a government minister to Saudi Arabia to try to bring back more than 10,000 Indian workers who are facing a “food crisis” because they are unable to afford meals after being laid off from their jobs. Low oil prices have forced the... Read more
Trump to slain Muslim soldier’s father: ‘I’ve made sacrifices’
Donald Trump hit back Saturday at accusations from the father of a slain Muslim soldier that the billionaire has “sacrificed nothing” for his country, saying he had employed thousands of people. Khizr Khan — whose son died in Iraq — accused the Republican presidential nominee of vilifying American Muslims... Read more
At least 4 dead in attack on Somali police building
At least four people were killed on Sunday when two cars packed with explosives were rammed into a police building in the centre of the Somali capital Mogadishu, officials said. “The information we are getting indicates at least four people died and 12 others were wounded but we still... Read more
Pakistan learn little in Worcestershire draw
Pakistan’s bowlers shared the wickets as their two-day warm-up match with Worcestershire, their final fixture before next week’s third Test against England, ended in a draw. The tourists declared their first innings on 261 for three before Worcestershire ended Friday’s first day on 30 without loss. Saturday saw Pakistan... Read more
Space for terrorists, abettors squeezed: Raheel Sharif
Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif on Sunday reiterated that space for terrorists and abettors has squeezed. Inshallah the day is not far when our beloved homeland will be an icon of peace and seat of learning among the comity of nations, he said while addressing at Shundur... Read more
Raja Haider Farooq elected as Prime Minister Azad Jammu and Kashmir
Raja Haider Farooq has elected as the Prime Minister of Azad Jammu and Kashmir. A session of AJK Legislative Assembly was convened by Speaker Shah Ghulam Qadir to induct the newly-elected parliamentarians, and to select the new leader of the house. The session was called by President Sardar Muhammad... Read more
Imran Khan announces to launch march on 7th August from Peshawar
The Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) has decided to launch a protest march against the government from 7th August onwards from Peshawar. This was decided by a high-level meeting of the party convened at the residence of Imran Khan in Bani Gala. Imran Khan said that they will have to make... Read more
CM Sindh visits Garhi Khuda Bakhsh to offer Fateha
Chief Minister of Sindh Murad Ali Shah visited to Garhi Khuda Bakhsh in Larkana where he offered Fateha at the graves of former prime ministers Zulfikar Ali Bhutto and Benazir Bhutto. He was accompanied by the members of his cabinet. Talking with media on the occasion, the chief minister... Read more
Eyewitnesses identify alleged target killer of Amjad Sabri
 Eye-witnesses have identified an alleged target killer of Qawwal Amjad Sabri. According to sources said the witnesses have been shifted to an unknown location after taking them into custody. Law enforcement agencies (LEAs) have taken four more people into custody on pointation of the alleged target killer. Sources also said... Read more
The magic is back: Harry Potter play hits London stage
Harry Potter fans were buzzing with excitement Saturday as “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child”, a stage play that imagines the fictional boy wizard as a grown-up father of three, opened in London. After nearly eight weeks of well-received preview performances, London’s Palace Theatre hosted the opening gala as... Read more
Govt, real estate dealer agree FBR to determine real estate prices
The government and the real estate sector representatives reached a consensus on the issues of fair market valuation of the property and Property Gain Tax (PGT). Finance Minister Ishaq Dar on Saturday said Federal Board of Revenue will determine prices of real estate and by the same measure tax... Read more
‘Peepli Live’ director convicted of rape by court
A Bollywood director was convicted of raping an American research scholar last year, India’s main news agency said. Mahmood Farooqui, best known for co-directing the popular 2010 satire “Peepli Live” on farmer suicides, was found guilty of the attack last March by a fast-track court hearing the case in... Read more