Speedo Bus Service to be launched in Bahawalpur, Lodhran
Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif says his government is spending billions of rupees for the provision of comfortable and...
Road ire claims life in Karachi
One person killed and three injured on Sunday morning after a vehicle was fired upon at the Sea View...
LEAs arrest 11 terrorists, recover huge cache of weapons in Balochistan
FC Balochistan, intelligence Agencies and levies conducted Intelligence Based Operations (IBOs)  in various parts of Balochistan. According to the...
Bollywood bad boy Sallu´s unstoppable box office appeal
He´s been accused of killing a homeless man, shooting dead an endangered animal and assaulting a former Miss World but it seems nothing can stop the box office appeal of Bollywood bad boy Salman Khan. The Indian superstar´s latest blockbuster smashed records this week, just over a fortnight after... Read more
Yasir runs through England as Amir strikes at last
Yasir Shah became the first leg-spinner in 20 years to take a five-wicket haul in a Test innings at Lord´s to leave Pakistan well-placed at stumps on Friday´s second day of their series opener with England. At the close, England were 253 for seven in reply to Pakistan´s first... Read more
Pakistan to start importing RON 92 standard petrol from October
Pakistan will start importing RON 92 standard petrol from October, which will improve efficiency of vehicles and give good mileage per litre, official sources in the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Resources said Friday. “Currently, the country is importing 87 RON petrol, which is not of a very high... Read more
Mick Jagger, 72, to become father for eighth time
Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger, 72, is to become a father again for the eighth time. A spokesman for the veteran rock band on Friday confirmed media reports saying that Jagger’s girlfriend, 29-year-old American ballerina Melanie Hamrick, was pregnant. Jagger, who turns 73 on July 26, already has seven... Read more
Rangers dimiss MQM allegations on Riaz killing
Karachi Rangers dismissed all allegations regarding death of Muttahida Quami Movement (MQM) worker in its custody. The spokesman said the political party means to create a negative impression of the ongoing Karachi operation through its charges against the paratroopers. The Rangers spokesman said that the political party is leveling unfounded... Read more
NAB decides to drops all inquiries against Ishaq Dar
National Accountability Bureau (NAB) dropped all the investigations against federal finance minister Ishaq Dar. The Executive Board of NAB, which was chaired by Qamar Zaman Chaudhry in which the decision was taken to drop all charges and inquiries pending against Dar as Commerce Minister since 2001. In the meeting, NAB... Read more
Amir snares Cook for first wicket of Test return
Pakistan’s Mohammad Amir took his first Test wicket in six years when be bowled England captain Alastair Cook at Lord’s on Friday. Amir was making his return to Test cricket at the scene of his 2010 spot-fixing crime which saw him given a five-year ban and a jail term... Read more
Pakistan 339 all out against England
Pakistan were dismissed for 339 after winning the toss on the second day of the first Test at Lord’s on Friday. Misbah-ul-Haq, the Pakistan captain, top-scored with 114 as the 42-year-old became the oldest player in 82 years to make a Test century. England pace-bowling all-rounder Chris Woakes took... Read more
All old design currency notes to be demonetized by Dec 1, 2016: SBP
All old design currency notes will cease to be legal tender with effect from December 1, 2016. As per Federal Government’s Gazette Notification dated June 4, 2015 all old design currency notes will cease to be legal tender with effect from December 1, 2016 Therefore, it has now been decided... Read more
Police foiled Mumbai-style’ terror bid in June 2016, IG Islamabad
Inspector General of Police Islamabad divulged that capital police thwarted a Mumbai-style terrorist attack in the federal capital in the first week of June. Inspector General of Police Tariq Masood  in a briefing to the Senate Standing Committee on Interior  informed that the terror bid was foiled with the... Read more
More than half of Pakistan’s 8-year-olds cannot read: report
The country’s education budget has doubled in recent years — to almost as much as the military’s — but literacy and dropout rates remain abysmal and “ghost schools” persist, a new report said. A staggering 24 million children are not in school and more than half of eight-year-olds cannot read... Read more
India firm gifts Trump 6,000 tea bags to cleanse his soul
An Indian company Thursday said it had sent 6,000 green tea bags to White House hopeful Donald Trump, believing they would help him to become “smarter” and cleanse his soul. The unusual gift — which equals four years supply if drunk four times a day — was from Kolkata-based... Read more
Police claims a major breakthrough in Amjad Sabri murder case
A major breakthrough in Amjad Sabri case as police have claimed to arrest owner of the bikes used in the crime. According to sources, the law enforcement agencies  have arrested owner of the bike in a late night raid in Gulshan-e-Iqbal Block 13-D area. The suspect has been shifted to an... Read more
DG Rangers hints to extend operation to Sindh interior
Director General Rangers Major General Bilal Akbar has confirmed that Sindh Ranger intending to extend Karachi’s anti-criminal crackdown to interior of Sindh. The Ranges chief  while speaking to lcal news channel ‘Samaa News’ said.“Peace is not possible without an action in other cities of Sindh, we are considering it as... Read more