Texas set to execute serial killer
Texas was set Wednesday to execute a confessed serial killer who raped, tortured and murdered three girls and a...
Imam’s debut 100, Hasan’s five propel Pakistan to series-clinching win
A century on debut by opener Imam-ul-Haq helped Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by seven wickets in the third one-day...
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau weeps as he pays tribute to Tragically Hip singe
The death of Tragically Hip frontman Gord Downie, a music superstar beloved for songs about culture, small towns and...
RAW terrorist arrested in Kotli AJK
Kotli Police claimed to have apprehended Indian intelligence agency RAW terrorist from the area near Line of Control (LoC) in Azad Jammu and Kashmir. SSP Chaudhry Muneer said, Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) terrorist was nabbed during an action in Red Kathar village near LoC. The RAW terrorist has... Read more
PR losses controlled due to passenger-friendly policies
Pakistan Railways (PR), due to passenger friendly policies, has managed to control its losses which have reached Rs. 26.993 billion in 2015-16. “Yes it is fact that Pakistan Railways has controlled its losses during last three years and as per data these are decreasing with each passing year. During... Read more
Wawrinka wins US Open, tops Djokovic in four sets
Third seed Stan Wawrinka rose to the occasion once again to beat top-seeded defending champion Novak Djokovic 6-7(1) 6-4 7-5 6-3 and win the U.S. Open on Sunday for the third grand slam title of his career. The 31-year-old Swiss, who defeated Djokovic on his way to winning the... Read more
Police arrest neighbours of Amjad Sabri for ‘murder plot’
Police arrest two neighbour suspects in Amjad Sabri murder case from Karachi. According to sources, two boys named Mani and Sani have been taken into custody from Five Star Chowrangi. They are said be neighbours of Sabri and reportedly have hand in murder of the legendary qawwal. Sources informed... Read more
Clinton, diagnosed with pneumonia, scraps California trip
Hillary Clinton cancelled a California fundraising trip after being diagnosed with pneumonia and falling ill Sunday at a 9/11 ceremony, renewing speculation about the Democratic presidential candidate’s health barely eight weeks from Election Day. “Secretary Clinton will not be traveling to California tomorrow or Tuesday,” spokesman Nick Merrill said,... Read more
Oil prices fall as U.S. drillers add new rigs, speculators cut long positions
Crude prices fell over 1.5 percent on Monday after U.S. oil drillers added rigs to look for new production as producers adapt to cheaper crude, with speculators cutting positions betting on further price rises. Brent crude futures were trading at $47.29 per barrel at 0200 GMT, down 72 cents,... Read more
Miss Arkansas crowned Miss America 2017
Savvy Shields, a college student from Arkansas, won the annual Miss America pageant on Sunday after impressing judges with a jazz dance routine and her answer to a question about her take on presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. Shields, a native of Fayetteville and student at the University of Arkansas,... Read more
Eid ul Azha being celebrated in Saudi Arabia, Gulf, Europe today
The Muslims in several parts of the world celebrating Eid ul Azha (the Feast of Sacrifice) on Monday (today). The eid is being marked in Saudi Arabia, Gulf states, Europe, United States, Canada and several other parts of the world today. The eid begins with congregations of eid prayers... Read more
North Korea ready for another nuclear test any time – South Korea
North Korea is ready to conduct an additional nuclear test at any time, South Korea’s Defence Ministry said on Monday, three days after the reclusive North’s fifth test drew widespread condemnation. Pyongyang set off its most powerful nuclear blast to date on Friday, saying it had mastered the ability... Read more
Seven dead in Sanghar road accident
At least seven people killed in a bus collided with a van in wee hours of Monday near Tando Adam road. According to rescue officials, the passenger bus rammed into a van due to speeding. The dead persons also include two women and two children. Seven others also sustained injuries... Read more
MQM Pakistan’s Chief Farooq Sattar escapes major injury in accident
Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) Pakistan’s new chief Farooq Sattar escaped from any major injury from an accident on Sunday night that left his vehicle “completely destroyed” on Super Highway. Farooq Sattar was returning to Karachi from Hyderabad along with other party representatives when his car turned turtle near Nooriabad due to... Read more