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...
Amazon and VMware form alliance in the cloud
Cloud computing rivals VMware and Amazon Web Services have announced an alliance that will let them play off each other’s strengths. The powerful cloud computing arm of online retail giant Amazon will be able to handle VMware software and tools popular with businesses, according to the companies. The move... Read more
Pakistan declare at 579-3 after Azhar Ali’s triple century
Pakistan declared their first innings at 579-3 after opener Azhar Ali knocked his maiden triple hundred on day two of the first day-night Test against West Indies in Dubai on friday. Ali remained unbeaten on a 645-minute vigil of 302 — fourth to score a triple hundred in Tests... Read more
Hillary accuses Trump of ´stalking´ her during debate
Hillary Clinton has accused her Republican presidential rival Donald Trump of “stalking” her during their televised debate on Sunday. Trump often stood closely behind the Democratic nominee glowering as she answered questions from the audience during the town hall-style event in St. Louis. Speaking during an interview on NBC´s... Read more
Pakistan stay solid after Azhar Ali’s historic double hundred
Pakistan, resuming at 279 for one, reached 452/2  on the second day of the first day-night Test against West Indies in Dubai on Friday. Overnight batsman Azhar Ali took his score from 146 to 200 while Babar Azam was on 23 as West Indies could only dismiss Asad Shafiq for 67... Read more
Indian claims on surgical strike stand exposed
India, by design, is making false claims against Pakistan in a desperate move to divert world’s attention from its ongoing brutalities in Jammu and Kashmir, Foreign Office said Friday. “It’s all by design. India constantly want to keep the world under an impression based on lies that do not... Read more
Govt decides to remove Cyril Almeida’s name from ECL
The government has decided to remove the name of Dawn reporter, Cyril Almeida from Exit Control List. This was decided in the meeting of the representatives of All Pakistan Newspapers Society (APNS) and Council of Pakistan Newspaper Editors (CPNE) with Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan here Friday. The... Read more
Corps Commanders terms NSC meeting story a ‘breach of national security’
Corps Commanders expressed serious concern over feeding of false and fabricated story of an important security meeting held at PM house and viewed it as breach of national security. Corps Commander’s Conference held at GHQ Rawalpindi, in the meeting Corp Commanders review internal and external security situation with particular focus... Read more
NY bomb suspect pleads not guilty from hospital bed
The Afghan-born American wanted for bomb attacks that rattled New York and New Jersey last month pleaded not guilty from his hospital bed on Thursday to charges of attempted murder. Ahmad Khan Rahimi´s public defender entered a plea of not guilty on state charges that his client attempted to... Read more
State firms ‘funded’ Emerging Markets edition which declared Dar Best Finance Minister of South Asia
International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) Mission Chief to Pakistan revealed that the five state-owned firms partially funded Emerging Markets  latest edition. Last week, the newspaper conferred Best Finance Minister of South Asia Award to Ishaq Dar and Best country in South Asia in infrastructure development to Planning and Development Minister... Read more
Eight terrorists killed in DG Khan combing operation
Law enforcement agencies killed eight terrorists in a combing operation carried out in a tribal area of DG Khan, Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) officials said on Thursday night. According to the LEAs officials  the terrorists were planning to attack some sensitive installation when they were killed in the combing... Read more