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...
Retreating Islamic State abducts 2,000 Syrians as ‘human shields’
Islamic State group fighters seized around 2,000 civilians to use as “human shields” Friday as they fled their stronghold of Manbij in northern Syria, US-backed forces and a monitor said. The Arab-Kurdish alliance known as the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) expelled most of the IS fighters from Manbij last... Read more
Why books will President Obama be reading this summer?
When he isn’t golfing with basketball stars or strolling along the beach, US President Barack Obama is relaxing with a reading list as eclectic as his summer jams. The White House unveiled Friday the five books the president is tucking into during his two-week vacation, which range from a... Read more
LEAs arrest six terrorists, two commanders from Rawalpindi
Law enforcement agencies (LEAs) have arrested six terrorists including two commanders of a banned outfit from Rawalpindi and four suicide bombers from Khyber Agency during combing operation. According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), combing operation was carried out last night to nab terrorists in Kallar Sayedan and Gujar Khan... Read more
136 children reported missing in Karachi: CPLC
The Citizen Police Liaison Committee (CPLC) reported that more than 136 children were reportedly kidnapped or missing in the city since last year. According to the CPLC report 111 children were recovered out of the missing children. It said that the highest number of cases were reported in the... Read more
Unpaid Argentina coach forced to borrow from daughter
Crisis ridden Argentina football association (AFA) were mired in more scandal Friday as Olympic coach Julio Olarticoechea revealed he hasn’t been paid, forcing his wife to borrow money from the couple’s daughter. Argentina crashed out of the Olympics at the group stages on Wednesday after a 1-1 draw with... Read more
U.S. killed Islamic State leader in Afghanistan:Pentagon claims
The leader of Islamic State’s branch in Afghanistan and Pakistan was killed in a U.S. drone strike on July 26, a Pentagon spokesman said on Friday after the Afghan ambassador to Pakistan announced the news to Reuters. The death of Hafiz Saeed Khan is a blow to efforts by... Read more
Messi is back; revised his retirement decision
Lionel Messi has reconsidered his decision to quit international soccer and will continue playing for Argentina’s national team. Messi said Friday that Argentine football has “a lot of problems” — with the country’s soccer federation in financial chaos — but he wanted to help where he could. “There are... Read more
Shafiq and Younis give Pakistan the edge in fourth Test
Asad Shafiq and Younis Khan both scored hundreds as Pakistan built a slender first-innings lead on the second day of the fourth Test against England at The Oval on Friday. At stumps, Pakistan were 340 for six, 12 runs in front, with Younis ending a run of low scores... Read more