Russian intelligence ship sinks off Turkey’s Black Sea coast: authorities
A Russian naval intelligence ship sank off Turkey’s Black Sea coast on Thursday after colliding with a vessel carrying...
India refuse to name Champions Trophy squad amid ICC row
 India are refusing to unveil their squad for the Champions Trophy amid speculation they might pull out because of...
Nominations for JIT submitted to SC: sources
The nominations for the Joint Investigation Committee (JIT) to probe the Panama Case has been submitted to the registrar...
Portugal unleashes national celebrations for Euro heroes
After a night of rowdy celebrations Portugal´s European champions led by Cristiano Ronaldo returned home to a heroes´ welcome on Monday and a country overjoyed by their upset win over France. Tens of thousands of fans took over the streets of Lisbon waving red and green national flags to... Read more
Edhi Foundation donated $100,000 for Katrina relief efforts: US ambassador
US Ambassador to Pakistan David Hale Monday mentioned that in the United States, Edhi Foundation gave $100,000 for relief efforts related to Hurricane Katrina. He said late Abdul Sattar Edhi has left behind a legacy of generosity, humility, and humanity and his loss will be felt throughout the world.... Read more
UK’s Cameron to step down as prime minister on Wednesday
Britain’s David Cameron said he would resign as prime minister on Wednesday, paving the way for interior minister Theresa May to take over the job the same day. “We’ll have a new prime minister in that building behind me by Wednesday evening,” Cameron told reporters outside his Downing Street... Read more
MQM’s 260 office bearers join PSP, claims Qaim khani
Pak Sarzameen Party (PSP) leadership has claimed that 260 office bearers of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) have joined  PSP. PSP leader Anees Qaim Khani while addressing a press conference claimed that “260 office bearers of MQM have so far joined Pak Sarzameen Party and they all are from Karachi,” The... Read more
Christian man in Lahore charged with blasphemy over WhatsApp poem
A Christian man was charged with blasphemy in Lahore on Monday after his Muslim friend alleged he had sent a poem on WhatsApp that insulted Islam, police said. Yasir Bashir said Nadeem James had sent him a poem on the messaging app that was derogatory about Prophet Muhammad (pbuh)... Read more
Theresa May set to be next UK PM as Leadsom withdraws from race
Theresa May became the sole contender to be Britain’s next prime minister on Monday after her only rival pulled out in a dramatic twist as turmoil sweeps the political scene in the wake of the Brexit vote. Andrea Leadsom, who had come in for heavy criticism after appearing to... Read more
Monsoon rains kill 45 in KPK in 10 days
The heavy Monsoon rains and flash floods have killed 45 persons and injured 25 others in various incidents during last ten days in different parts of the province. According to latest report of Provincial Disasters Management Authority (PDMA) Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, most of the casualties occurred in Chitral where 29... Read more
Pakistan shares end higher, erase Brexit losses
Pakistan stocks closed higher on Monday, after a choppy trading session that saw initial losses but was buoyed in late trading by investment sentiment echoing regional markets, analysts said. The benchmark 100-share index of the Pakistan Stock Exchange ended up 1.06 percent, or 401.20 points, to close at 38,367.96.The... Read more
Australia declares AIDS no longer public health issue
Australia declared on Monday the AIDS epidemic is no longer a public health issue there, a month after the United Nations adopted an ambitious target to eliminate the threat globally by 2030. The government-backed Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations (AFAO) and top scientists said the number of people being... Read more
MQM suspends Amir Khan from Rabita Committee
Mutahidda Qaumi Movement (MQM) sacked party’s senior deputy convener Amir Khan from  Rabita Committee (Coordination Committee) membership. According to sources, Khan has been removed from his position following ‘complaints’ against him. However, nature of the complaints could not be ascertained as yet. The MQM is also yet to release official statement... Read more
Taliban only fear COAS Raheel Sharif: Ali Haider Gilani
Former Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani along with his son Ali Haider Gilani called on Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif on Monday. According to an Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) press release, during his meeting the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) leader Yousuf Raza Gilani thanked... Read more
Death Anniversary of Qateel Shifai today
Renowned Urdu poet Qateel Shifai is being remembered on his death anniversary today (Monday). ateel Shifai was born on 24 December 1919 in Haripur, Hazara Division, British India . His real name was Muhammad Aurangzeb but adopted Qateel Shifai as his pen name. He adopted Qateel Shifai as his... Read more
One killed over mobile phone dispute in Karachi
Karachi police allegedly killed one person and another injured at Sindhi Muslim Housing Society over mobile phone dispute. According to local news channel ‘Geo Tv’ , Abrar Hussain and Dilnawaz were trying to close a mobile phone deal when Dilnawaz drove away his car without paying. Abrar hung on to the car as... Read more
PM Nawaz Sharif to resume office today
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif formally assume after 45 days stay in London for open heart surgery. According to Prime Minister House sources, the prime minister has called federal ministers and other aides to discuss the political situation of the country and the government matters waiting to be addressed due to... Read more