HBL decides to appoint new CEO by December 2017
Habib Bank Limited (HBL) board has announced that existing Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Nauman Dar, will retire by end...
International cricket festivity returns to Lahore
International Cricket festivity returns to Lahore after almost a month as the Gadaffi Stadium is being prepared to host...
Boxer Amir Khan aims to make comeback in December
Former light welterweight world champion Amir Khan has expressed confidence of making a comeback this year after recovering from...
Pakistan on road to progress despite all odds: COAS
Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif Sunday said that ongoing military offensive “Zarb-e-Azb” is a war to attain peace. The COAS while addressing the concluding ceremony of PACES Competition 2016 said “Zarb-e-Azb is an example of War for Peace which is bringing stability and prosperity to Pakistan and... Read more
Justice Iqbal Hameed ur Rehman tenders resignation after illegal appointments
The Islamabad High Court (IHC), Supreme Court judge Justice Iqbal Hameed-ur-Rehman tendered his resignation from the post on Sunday. Days after he was alleged of making illegal appointments Rehman wrote in a letter addressed to President Mamnoon Hussain.“I hereby resign from my office…,” Last month, the Supreme Court had annulled... Read more
Marathi actress Ashwini Ekbote dies after falling on stage
Marathi actress Ashwini Ekbote died today after collapsing on stage during a performance in Pune. The 44-year-old, who had also acted in several plays, was performing at the Bharat Natya Mandir in Pune when she collapsed on stage, a police official said. She was taken to a nearby hospital... Read more
PTI MPA’s war on dance classes bears fruit
In order to make sure that (all forms of) dance classes are banned in all the private schools in the province, the Sindh education department issued a notification earlier yesterday, warning that schools that do not stop offering classes teaching the art will have their registrations summarily annulled. Private... Read more
“Maalik”: Reloaded

“Maalik”: Reloaded

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A sneak peek at one of Pakistan’s most controversial action flick! Few directors have the courage to take on sensitive topics that upset the ‘powers that be’ and still fewer have the necessary ‘panache’ to create a cinematic experience that is not only enjoyable but also leaves many answered... Read more
Indian RJ Shubham dies of cardiac arrest during live show
Indian Nagpur-based radio jockey, Shubham Keche died in the middle of his show. According to Indian media, Shubham Keche ,24, who hosted the ‘Hi Nagpur’ show on Radio Mirchi complained of chest pain at around 9:30 am. He stepped out of the recording room during one of his breaks and collapsed... Read more
Talha Talib wins gold in Commonwealth Youth Weightlifting Championship
Pakistan’s weightlifter Talha Talib has won gold medal in Commonwealth Youth Weightlifting Championship in Malaysian city of Penang. Talib lifted 258 kg weight to beat his Indian opponent in the 62-kg category. He beat 26 opponents to clinch the gold medal at the event. The 17-year-old weightlifter had to settle... Read more
Adult film actress accuses Trump of offering her $10,000
An adult film actress on Saturday became the latest woman to accuse Donald Trump of unwanted sexual advances, saying the Republican presidential candidate offered her $10,000 to come to his hotel room alone. Jessica Drake is one of at least 11 women to have alleged that the real estate... Read more
Messi penalty snatches thrilling Barca win
Lionel Messi shrugged off his recent woes from the penalty spot with a decisive 94th-minute spot-kick to move Barcelona top of La Liga with a pulsating 3-2 win at Valencia on Saturday. However, the dramatic victory came at a cost for Barca as a tearful Andres Iniesta suffered ligament... Read more
Pakistan, India clash in Asian Hockey Champions Trophy today
Pakistan to play with arch-rivals India in the Asian Champions Trophy match at Kuantan in Malaysia today. This would be 166th match between India and Pakistan. Pakistan appeared  in the tournament without captain Mohammad Imran, who was dropped after he sent his passport to the UK consulate for a visa and didn’t... Read more
Fellow Rangers kill colleague over a dispute in Karachi
A fellow Rangers killed a soldier over a dispute in Karachi. According to police, Rangers personnel Mashooq Ali was shot by Ali Murtaza over a dispute in Karachi. The SHO of Shahrah-e-Faisal police station, Raja Rariq, while talking to local news channel ‘ Samaa News’ said that over a dispute... Read more
Ex-Guantanamo inmate Jihad Diyab ends hunger strike
Former Guantanamo inmate resettled in Uruguay who went on hunger strike to demand relocation to another country has dropped his protest after receiving an offer, activists said Saturday. Syrian Jihad Diyab, who began his hunger strike more than two months ago, ended his protest and will travel to a new... Read more
DIG returned Rs6.5m to NAB, working as FIA director, NAB briefs SC
DIG Mazharul Haq Kakakhel, working as director FIA and  Counter-Terrorism Wing (CTW), submitted Rs 6.5 million to NAB as Voluntary Return (VR) in the weapons and equipment procurement scam of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK). A list submitted to the Supreme Court by NAB to a bench headed by Chief Justice... Read more
BRA commanders Qaisar Khan Bugti, Lal Khan Bugti surrender
Two commanders of banned militant organization, Baloch Republican Army (BRA) who along with their other 41 militant colleagues surrendered said that self-exiled Baloch leader, Brahamdagh Bugti misguided them. They vowed to remain loyal to Pakistan rest of the lives. Two commanders of banned militant outfit, BRA including Qaisar Khan... Read more