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...
COAS announces Gallantry awards for Shaheed Captain Roohullah Mohammad, Subedar Muhammad Ali
Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif has announced gallantry awards for Shaheed Captain Roohullah and injured Naib Subedar Muhammad Ali for their valiant action during an anti-terrorist operation at the Police Training Centre Quetta. Having neutralized one suicide bomber, they cornered the second bomber, helping a large... Read more
Yasir Shah spins Pakistan to series-clinching win
Leg-spinner Yasir Shah took six second-innings wickets in Pakistan´s crushing 133-run second Test win over West Indies in Abu Dhabi on Tuesday as they took an unbeatable 2-0 lead in the three-match series. The wily spinner finished with 6-124 to secure his second ten-wicket haul in Test cricket after... Read more
Trump, Clinton zero in on battlegrounds in final sprint
Donald Trump urged Americans to “rise above the noise” of the caustic 2016 race and elect him president, as he insisted he is winning against Hillary Clinton despite polls that show the opposite. Casting the election as a “once-in-a-lifetime” opportunity to reject the nation’s political elite, the provocative Republican... Read more
IMF felicitates Pakistan on completing economic reforms package
Managing Director International Monetary Fund Christine Lagarde has reiterated full support to Pakistan in its endeavours to address economic challenges and realize its superb potential. She was addressing a news conference along with Finance Minister Ishaq Dar in Islamabad on Tuesday. Christine Lagarde felicitated Pakistan on having successfully completed... Read more
KPK govt to close schools having less than 50 students
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has decided to shut down those government schools having less 50 students. District education officers in Upper Dir and Swat have issued notifications in this regard urging headmasters of the government schools to expedite their efforts to increase the students’ strength in their schools within one... Read more
Deadliest terrorist attacks in Pakistan, Year by Year
At least 60 people were killed and dozens more wounded when militants wearing suicide vests stormed a police academy near Quetta in Balochistan overnight. Here is a list of major attacks by militant groups in the country since 2007: — 2007 — October 18: Bomb attacks targeting former premier... Read more
COAS arrives Quetta following deadliest attack at Police training center
Chief of Army Staff General (COAS) Raheel Sharif has arrived in Quetta following  terrorist attack at Police Training Center. DG ISI Lt. Gen. Rizwan Akhtar and DG MI Maj Gen Nadeem Zaki Manj are also accompanying the COAS. Read: Quetta police academy attack: Death toll rises to 43, more than... Read more
COAS visits ALTU, spends time with patients
Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif Monday visited Army Liver Transplant Unit (ALTU) and was briefed about state of the art facilities being provided at the unit. The COAS visited different departments of the institute and spent time with patients and inquired about their well-being, an... Read more
Islamic State steps up counter-attacks as fighting edges closer to Mosul
Islamic State expanded its attacks on Monday against the army and Kurdish forces across Iraq, trying to relieve pressure on the militant group’s defences around Mosul, its last major urban stronghold in the country. About 80 Islamic State-held villages and towns have been retaken in the first week of... Read more
ARY Films releases video song ‘Be Fiqriyan’ of Lahore Se Aagey
ARY Films released the video of song ‘Be Fiqriyan’ from their upcoming movie  Lahore Se Aagey. ARY Films new movie ‘Lahore Se Aagey’ is all set to release on 11th November, 2016, starring Yasir Hussain, Saba Qamar, Behroz Sabzwari, Rubina Ashraf, Abdullah Farhatullah, Noor ul Hasan, Mubashir Malik and... Read more
Pakistani girl Anzhelika Tahir wins gold at beauty pageant
Anzhelika Tahir, Miss Earth Pakistan 2016, bagged gold medal in talent competition held in Philippines. According to beauty pageants news website Angelopedia, the contestants of Group 2 of the Miss Earth 2016 beauty pageant recently participated in a Talent competition held at Versailles, Alabang. All the contestants impressed the judges... Read more
Quetta police academy attack: Death toll rises to 43, more than 117 injured
3 terrorists attacked Police Training College in Sariab area of Quetta late Monday night, killing 43 and injuring at least 117 recruits. Inspector General Frontier Corps (FC) Major General Sher Afgan, while sharing details of the operation, said that the actual count of casualties cannot be confirmed right now “but more than... Read more