Stunning Lyon, Starc catches floor England
Two freakish Australian catches rocked England´s diminishing hopes of saving the second Ashes Test on a fast-moving third day...
‘Kwaussie’ named Australian word of the year
Inspired by a dual citizenship crisis plaguing politics in Australia, the term “Kwaussie” — a mix of Kiwi and...
Pakistan has potential for strong economic growth: study
Pakistan has the potential for achieving strong economic growth till 2030, says a study, provided it successfully overcomes five major...
History girl Serena relieved to land 22nd Grand Slam title
Serena Williams admitted it was a relief to finally clinch a record-equalling 22nd Grand Slam title as the American star made history with her Wimbledon final victory against Angelique Kerber on Saturday. Williams had been on the verge of drawing level with Steffi Graf’s Open era record of major... Read more
Portugal seek revenge for past agony against France
For Cristiano Ronaldo’s Portugal the Euro 2016 final on Sunday offers a golden opportunity to end a miserable record in meetings with France. As well as having home advantage and history on their side from wins in their last two major tournament finals on home soil, Les Bleus can... Read more
Abdul Sattar Edhi laid to rest after state funeral
The funeral prayers of Abdul Sattar Edhi was at National Stadium Karachi. Thousands of people, including high-profile politicians and government officials, gathered at the National Stadium on Saturday to attend the funeral prayer. Edhi was given a guard of honour and a 19-gun salute by the Pakistan Army as... Read more
Kashmir mourns for Hizbul Mujahideen leader Burhan Wani
Tens of thousands of mourners attended the funeral of a top rebel commander as tensions intensified in Indian occupied Kashmir on Saturday, with authorities imposing a curfew on large parts of the disputed region and suspending mobile networks and internet. Burhan Wani, a 22-year-old commander of the restive region’s... Read more
Namaza-e-Janaza of Edhi offered at the National Stadium
The Namaza-e-Janaza of Abdul Sattar Edhi has been offered by a very large number of people here at the National Stadium on Saturday. Edhi’s body was wrapped in the National Flag and he was presented with a guard of honour and gun salute by Pakistan Army. The funeral prayer... Read more
Pakistan Railways’ Karachi Division revenue increases by 29%
Pakistan Railways’ Karachi Division revenue FY 2016-17 has increased by 29 percent additional as compared to the financial year 2015-16. According to the Division Commercial Officer (DCO) Karachi, Nasir Nazeer and General Manager Pakistan Railways, Javed Anwar, the revenue has increased  by 29 percent FY 2016-17. They had appreciated the staff who... Read more
Edhi’s Funeral: COAS arrives Karachi to attend Edhi’s funeral
Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif arrived in Karachi  to attend Edhi’s funeral. Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif also arrived in Karachi to attend funeral prayers of the most endearing person in the country. Political leaders, Sindh, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa and Balochistan governments also expressed their deep sense of grief and... Read more
Mufti Jan M. Naeemi to ‘Imamate’ Edhi’s namaz-e-janaza
Mufti Jan Mohammad Naeemi will ‘Imamate’ the namaz-e-janaza of Abdul Sattar Edhi here at the National Stadium after the Zuhar prayer. According to local news channel ‘GEO News’ Mufti Naeemi is the chief of the Darul Uloom Naeemia and he leads the Eid Prayers at the National Stadium. Family... Read more
N Korea test-fires submarine-launched missile
North Korea on Saturday appeared to have test-fired a submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM), Seoul’s defence ministry said, a day after the US and South Korea decided to deploy an advanced missile defence system in the South. The launch from a submarine was apparently successful but the missile failed in... Read more
Thousands take to streets across U.S. to protest police violence
Thousands of people took to the streets in U.S. cities on Friday to denounce the fatal police shootings of two black men this week, marching the day after a gunman killed five police officers watching over a similar demonstration in Dallas. Protesters clogged roadways in New York City, Atlanta... Read more
Edhi Funeral: Pakistan Army guards to present guard of honour
Pakistan Army has expressed deep grief and sorrow over the sad demise of renowned social worker and philanthropist Abdul Sattar Edhi. According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR)Abdul Sattar Edhi would be laid to rest with full state honour and dignity. In a message on Twitter, DG, Inter Services Public... Read more
PM’s special flight not affect the schedule of other flights: PIA
The Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) denied all allegations pertaining to the extra cost on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s special flight.  Danyal Gilani, official Spokesperson PIA said that the Prime Minister’s special flight will not alter or affect the schedule of other flights. He also stated that arrangements pertaining to... Read more
India to install Israeli tech along Pak border
The Indian defence ministry is expected to purchase from Israel defence technology worth hundreds of millions of shekels after a tunnel was discovered along the Indian-Pakistani border. Owing to India’s lack of experience with the tunnel terror threat, the Indian government immediately asked for advanced Israeli technologies. “It is... Read more
Saudi Arabia terrorist attacks were planned abroad: paper
The terrorist attacks that targeted the Prophet’s Mosque, Jeddah and Qatif, were orchestrated by ISIS in Syria in its usual attempts to attack Saudi Arabia, informed sources told Asharq Al-Awsat newspaper.  The sources said on Tuesday that ISIS members inside the Kingdom had no choice but to execute these... Read more