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...
German retailer to pay US$ 5m to Baldia factory victims
German retailer KiK has agreed to pay over US$ 5 milllion in compensation to the families of 259 workers burnt alive in tragic incident of Baldia Factory fire. According to a statement issued by the International Labour Organization (ILO), KiK has voluntarily agreed to pay an additional US$ 5.15... Read more
Multan police killed five robbers killed in encounter
Police gunned down five robbers in an encounter here in Multan on Sunday. Police stated that three under detention robbers were being taken when 12 armed robbers attacked their vehicle at Rangeel Pur area of Multan. An exchange of fire took place between the robbers after which five of... Read more
Eight terrorists killed in Rajanpur operation: Pakistan army
Troops Saturday killed at least eight militants in a gunfight in Gayandari area at Punjab- Balochistan border, the military said. The operation was part of the ongoing crackdown against militants being carried out by troops across Pakistan. “Eight terrorists have been killed and a security forces member embraced martyrdom,”... Read more
68th death anniversary of Quaid being observed today
The 68th death anniversary of Father of the Nation, Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah is being observed today with due solemnity. People from various walks of life are visiting the mausoleum of the great Quaid to pay tributes and offer Fateha. To pay him homage to the founder, Sindh Governor... Read more
Ghilaf-e-Kaaba changing ceremony in Makkah today
The annual ceremony to change Ghilaf-e-Kaaba is underway at Masjid-e-Al-Haram in Saudi Arabia where millions of Muslims have gathered to perform Hajj. The covering cloth of the Kaaba, known as Kiswa, is changed on 9th Zilhaj every year after Fajr prayer on the day of Arafat that is main... Read more
PML-N candidate wins Hunza by-election
Saleem Khan of Pakistan Muslim League-N Saturday emerged as successful candidate in Gilgit-Baltistan Legislative Assembly GBLA-6 (Hunza Nagar III) by-elections after securing 4,679 votes. According to unofficial results, an independent candidate Obaidullah Baig got 4,025 votes and finished second. Other candidates, including Naiknam (independent) got 2408votes, followed by Wazir... Read more
MQM leader Faisal Sabzwari returns home
Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) leader Faisal Sabzwari returned to Karachi on Saturday. After arrival Faisal Sabzwari visited the temporary headquarters of the party upon his return, where he was welcomed by Farooq Sattar and others. Speaking to media, he claimed the MQM became victim of violence and rigging in... Read more