Lebanon will only survive if Hezbollah disarms: Saudi minister
Saudi Arabia’s foreign minister said on Friday that Lebanon had been “hijacked” by Hezbollah and could only flourish if...
FBR extends tax filing date up to December 15
The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has extended the date of filing of returns and statements for the tax...
Political risk on Wall Street? Buy the dip!
An abrupt stock selloff on Friday — sparked by a report that magnified concerns about President Donald Trump’s potential...
WTO drastically cuts global trade forecast
The World Trade Organization on Tuesday downshifted its global trade forecast, warning that anti-globalisation rhetoric and Brexit were pushing trade growth to its slowest pace since the financial crisis. The warning comes as talks on a landmark free trade deal between the European Union and United States battle stiff... Read more
Pakistan beat India to lift Asian Beach Games Kabaddi title
Pakistan clinched the Asian Beach Games Kabaddi gold beating arch rivals India in a close finish 30-28 Tuesday in Danang, Vietnam. Pakistan players demonstrated high quality kabaddi in the closing part of a thrilling encounter to outshine their opponents in all departments of the game to carve out a... Read more
10 girls faint in Girls Degree College Abbottabad fire incident
At least 10 female students of Girls Degree College Abbottabad fainted after fire broke out in hostel. According to rescue sources, girls degree college Abbottabad’s hostel caught fire which engulf the building with black smoke. Ten girls fainted due to the suffocation. They were taken to a nearby hospital for medical aid. Read more
Fawad Khan leaves India after MNS threats
Pakistani artist Fawad Khan has left India after threats from Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS). MNS had threatened Pakistani actors if they didn’t leave India within 48 hours i.e. by September 25. Indian Director Karan Johar had already made it clear that Fawad won’t be part of the film’s promotions. The Maharashtra... Read more
Pakistan, West Indies to play final T20 today
Pakistan will play third and last T20 match against West Indies today at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi. The match will begin at 21:00 PST Pakistan’s skipper Sarfraz Ahmed vowed to whitewash the world champion West Indies in T20 series. The Green Shirts have won two T20 matches against... Read more
Indian police arrest over 6,000 so far in IOK
Indian forces in their massive drive, in occupied Kashmir, arrested over 6000 people including Hurriyet leaders, activists, young boys and women across the territory. Over 400 of them were booked under black law Public Safety Act. For the past six weeks, the Indian paramilitary forces and police personnel assisted... Read more
Dad takes out advertisement to apologize to son
It was just a small boxed notice in a national daily, yet it spoke amply about a father’s pride and parenthood’s tougher moments. In it, 56-year-old Branko Djuric told the world he was sorry for doubting his newly-graduated son’s ability to complete his higher education. “I apologise to my... Read more
IK lambasts PM for holidaying and shopping in London amid border tensions
Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan  criticized prime minister Nawaz Sharif on spending holidays in London amid Pakistan India tension. Khan taunted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for “holidaying and shopping in London amid tensions on Line of Control and the eastern border.” Mr. Sharif had left for London after... Read more
We are ready to respond to any adventure, says DG ISPR
Director General Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Lieutenant General Asim Bajwa on Tuesday said Pakistan’s armed forces were carefully and closely monitoring the situation on its eastern border with India. Bajwa, while briefing the media on crucial steps taken for border management, said that the armed forces was doing everything... Read more
Clinton attacks Trump on economy to launch presidential debate
Democrat Hillary Clinton went on the attack against Republican Donald Trump at the start of the first one-on-one U.S. presidential debate on Monday, accusing him of pushing economic policy that favored the rich at the expense of the middle class. The two candidates greeted each other with a handshake... Read more
Great Debate: Clinton puts Trump on defensive
Democrat Hillary Clinton accused Republican Donald Trump of racism, sexism and tax avoidance on Monday, putting him on the defensive during a debate that a snap poll said boosted her White House chances. Trump, a real estate tycoon making his first run for public office, said Clinton’s long years... Read more