Iran’s Mahan Air to launch Tehran-Lahore flights from Dec 18
Iran’s Mahan Air has announced two weekly flights between Tehran and Lahore from December 18. According to Iranian state...
Modric latest La Liga player to be accused of tax fraud
Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric has been accused by Spanish prosecutors of tax fraud of up to 870,728 euros...
North Korea tests most advanced missile yet; US mainland in range
North Korea test fired its most advanced intercontinental ballistic yet on Wednesday, putting the US mainland within range and...
COAS calls Misbah, congratulates Pakistan team
Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif called Pakistani Test skipper Misbahul Haq and congratulated the national team over victory against England at Lord’s Test. DG Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) Lt-Gen Asim Bajwa tweeted on Twitter, “Historic Pak cricket victory at Lords. #COAS called Pak Cricket team Captain MisbahulHaq and... Read more
Pakistan celebrate Test win with press-ups
Pakistan celebrated their victory over England at Lord’s in the first Test on Sunday with an unusual celebration when the squad performed a series of press-ups. Misbah-ul-Haq’s side went on an army boot camp before the tour to improve their infamously poor fitness, and batsman Younis Khan led the... Read more
Qandeel’s brother gives police horrific account of murder
The brother of a murdered Pakistani celebrity said Sunday he is “not embarrassed” to have killed her, as Qandeel Baloch’s death reignited polarising calls for action against the “epidemic” of honour killings. The strangling of Baloch, judged as infamous by many in deeply conservative Muslim Pakistan for selfies and... Read more
Quake jolts Lahore, Kasur and other parts of Punjab
An earthquake jolted various parts of Punjab on Sunday evening, with no loss of life or property reported.  According to details, the earthquake was measured at 4.4 on the Richter scale. The earthquake was measured at 10 kilometers deep underground. The earthquake was experienced in parts of Punjab which... Read more
Turkey rounds up generals, judges after failed coup
Turkish authorities have reportedly detained a senior air force general and other officers accused of backing the failed coup aimed at ousting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan at a key air base used by US forces for raids in Syria. Brigadier air force general Bekir Ercan Van was detained along... Read more
Pakistani boxer Muhammad Waseem wins silver flyweight champion
Pakistani boxer Muhammad Waseem became the first boxer to win the World Boxing Council (WBC) Silver flyweight title after defeating Philippines’ Jether Oliva at the Hilton Hotel in Seoul, South Korea. After 12 rounds the jury unanimously declared the waseem as the winner. Waseem aka Falcon, has become the only Pakistani boxer competing at... Read more
Qandeel Baloch laid to rest in ancestral village
Qandeel Baloch laid to rest  in her ancestral village near Dera Ghazi Khan town of Punjab. Qandeel’s funeral prayers were offered in Shah Sadar-ud-Din area near D.G Khan. Funeral were attended by close relatives. Baloch’s father Azeem Ahmad while talking to media said “My daughter was innocent, we are innocent,... Read more
Wilder stops Arreola to retain WBC heavyweight world title
Deontay Wilder shook off injury to retain his World Boxing Council heavyweight world title Saturday as bloodied challenger Chris Arreola failed to answer the bell for the ninth round. In front of euphoric home fans in Birmingham, Alabama, Wilder remained undefeated in 37 fights, notching his 36th victory inside... Read more
PIA suspends employee in Madina for graft in flight booking
Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has suspended one of its employees at its Madina branch for violating rules in flight booking. The Arab News reported that the PIA employee at the airlines’ counter at Prince Mohammad bin Abdulaziz International Airport in Madina canceled reservations of 24 passengers on PK flight... Read more
Islamabad police arrest Software engineer with links to Hizbut Tahrir group
Islamabad Police have arrested a software engineer, Faizanullah with alleged links to the banned Hizbut Tahrir group. According to Islamabad police, Faizanullah, 26 was arrested while distributing pamphlets containing hate material in a mosque in F-11 Markaz after Friday prayers on July 15. Shalimar Police Station House Officer Qaiar... Read more
Claims US backed Turkey coup ‘utterly false’ : Kerry
Secretary of State John Kerry called his Turkish opposite number Saturday to offer US support in the wake of a failed coup but also to protest claims Washington had backed it. The United States was quick to denounce the military revolt in its NATO ally Turkey and to express... Read more
Turkish Airlines start special flights for Pakistanis
Spokesman to Pakistani High Commission in Turkey Abdul Akbar has confirmed that Turkish Airlines will start special flights to bring all Pakistani back to Pakistan. In an interview, he said arrangements have been made to send stranded Pakistanis from Istanbul airport via two flights to Islamabad and Karachi. Meanwhile, Turk... Read more
Police arrest Qandeel Baloch’s brother from DI Khan
Multan police has arrested Qandeel Baloch’s younger brother, Waseem from D.I Khan. On Saturday, Qandeel Baloch’s parents found dead in her room in Multan. Later on the body of model Qandeel was shifted to Nishtar Hospital Multan for autopsy. According to the autopsy report showed that blockage of breathing, did... Read more