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...
Pakistan must satisfy on security to get visits: ICC
Pakistani officials must satisfy the concerns of visiting security experts if they want to host major teams again, the chief executive of cricket´s world governing body said Wednesday. Most international sides have stayed away from Pakistan since an Islamist militant attack on the Sri Lankan team bus in Lahore... Read more
Pakistan to start international ferry service
Minister for Ports and Shipping Mir Hasil Khan Bizenjo chaired a high level meeting to finalize the licensing requirements for starting domestic and international ferry service Pakistan on direction of the Prime Minister. The meeting was attended by representatives from ministries of Foreign Affairs, Defence, Interior and Narcotics Control,... Read more
Google launches Allo, a smart messenger service
Google announced the launch of its own smart messaging app which allows users to send text messages, stickers, doodles, and HUGE emojis to each other through smartphones. The creator of the world’s most popular mobile operating system, has come up with some features which most of the smart messaging... Read more
US begins unblocking jetliner sales to Iran
The United States has begun unblocking deals by Western planemakers to renew Iran’s ageing passenger fleet in a move likely to ease growing complaints from Tehran over the implementation of last year’s historic sanctions deal. Europe’s Airbus said on Wednesday it had received US Treasury approval to begin exporting jetliners... Read more
UK court asks Scotland Yard to conclude MQM money laundering case
The Hammersmith Magistrates Court has ordered investigators at the Scotland Yard to serve evidence in the cash forfeiture case – linked to the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) money laundering case by October 5. The parties – MQM founder Altaf Hussain, Sarfaraz Merchant, Tariq Mir, Iftikhar Quraishi, and Sarfraz Ahmed... Read more
Jolie, Pitt wax figures separated at London’s Madame Tussauds
London’s Madame Tussauds museum said on Wednesday it had separated its wax figure replicas of Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt after the Hollywood power couple announced their split. Jolie’s attorney said on Tuesday the actress had filed for divorce from Pitt, her romantic partner since 2005 and husband of... Read more
PIA cancelled flights to GB after CAA closure of airspace
Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) cancelled all flights to Gilgit-Baltistant after the Civil Aviation Authority’s (CAA) announcement of closing airspace over the country’s northern areas. CAA has not disclosed any reason has been given for the closure of airspace. Detail of cancelled flights are given as below: Islamabad-Skardu (PK 451) Skardu-Islamabad (PK... Read more
Top US lawmakers table bill to declare Pakistan a terror sponsor
Two United States lawmakers, Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Terrorism Ted Poe and Congressman Dana Rohrabacher moved a bill in Congress seeking designation of Pakistan as a ‘state sponsor of terrorism’ on Wednesday. The bill titled the Pakistan State Sponsor of Terrorism Designation Act move at a time when Prime... Read more
Misbah happy to receive ICC mace on top test spot
Pakistan test cricket captain, Misbah ul Haq said on Wednesday that maintaining number one status in test cricket will be a challenge for his side and greater efforts are needed to show consistency to remain number one test team in the world. “Now the real test of the team... Read more
PM to address UN General Assembly session today
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will address the UN General Assembly session today to highlight the core issues of national interest including Kashmir dispute.      He is expected to brief the world body and the international community about serious human rights situation in Occupied Kashmir by Indian occupation forces and... Read more
Pakistan Army gears up to thwart all Indian adventure
India has completed its preparations to attack selected targets inside Pakistan under the Cold Start war doctrine. According to details obtained from sources, India has completed its first phase preparations to attack selected targets in Pakistan under the Cold Start strategy. Sources also disclosed that although Pakistan will not... Read more
Nawaz, Gen. Raheel discuss regional situation before UNGA address
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif on Tuesday discussed the prevailing situation in the region on phone. A brief press release issued by the Pakistan Mission to the UN said the discussion took place “at length”. Sources disclosed Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif had a telephonic conversation... Read more