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...
Asian Champions Trophy: Pakistan beats Malaysia to set final showdown with India
Goalkeeper Amjad Ali shone in front of the goal to help defending champions Pakistan defeat hosts Malaysia 3-2 in the penalty shootout and make it to the final of the fourth Asian Champions Trophy hockey tournament here on Saturday. After end of regulation time both the teams were locked... Read more
Five killed in a attack on a Majlis procession in Karachi
At least five killed and many injured when unknown gunmen opened indiscriminate fire on a majlis procession in Karachi on Saturday. According to police and rescue sources, the gun attack took place in Nazimabad No 4. when gunmen riding a bike entered a street and attacked a majlis  procession which... Read more
Prime Minister sacks Pervaiz Rashid
Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif Saturday removed Federal Information Minister Pervaiz Rashid from his ministry. Pervaiz Rashid has been removed from his ministry after controversial story of Dawn New which claimed that there was a rift between civilian and military leadership regarding operations against some specific militant group According to sources,... Read more
OGRA proposes hike in prices of petroleum products
Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) has proposed to the government hike in the prices of petroleum products. In the summary OGRA proposed to the petroleum ministry to increase per litre increase in petroleum price by Rs. 2.29 and kerosene price by Rs. 6.75 per litre. OGRa has also proposed increase... Read more
Ang Lee predicts China box office to dwarf Hollywood
Taiwanese-born filmmaker Ang Lee predicted Friday that the Chinese film market was about to explode, not only overtaking but dwarfing the American box office in a matter of years. The two-time Oscar winner said executives in the world’s second economy used to rely on him as a bridge to... Read more
Motorway, GT Road closed achead of  PTI Islamabad shutdown call
Pakistan Mulim Leaque lead goverment are taking all possible  measure to stop Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) from entering Islamabad for Nov 2 protest,. According to local new channel ‘Samaa News’, G.T Road is being closed with container at Sheranwala Bagh, Sheikhupura Morr and Wazirabad to bar PTI caravans coming from... Read more
Indian troops kill Kashmiri youth in Kupwara
Indian troops killed one more Kashmiri youth in Kupwara district of the Indian-held Kashmir. According to KMS, the troops killed the youth during a siege and search operation in Machil area of the district. Earlier, an Indian soldier was killed in an attack in the same area. More than... Read more
Pakistan target historic 9-0 rout of West Indies
Pakistan are determined to complete an historic 9-0 rout of the West Indies when the two teams meet in the third and final Test in Sharjah from Sunday. Having blanked their opponents 3-0 in both the Twenty20 and one-day internationals, Pakistan also claimed the first two Tests — by... Read more
BBZ to chair party meeting ahead PTI protest on November 2
Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari will chair a meeting of senior party leaders today to at Bilawal Bhutto to discuss the prevailing political situation of the country. According to PPP media cell, the party leaders will discuss the political situation ahead of the PTI protest and... Read more
Expelled Indian diplomat Surjeet Singh leaves Pakistan
Expelled official of the Indian High Commission, Surjeet Singh, left Pakistan to return to India on Friday night. Pakistan’s foreign ministry said late on Thursday it has declared an Indian diplomat persona non grata and given him 48 hours to leave the country. India said earlier on Thursday it... Read more
Eight injured in plane fire at Chicago airport: report
Eight people were injured Friday when an American Airlines plane caught fire while trying to take off from Chicago’s O’Hare airport, television station WGN said. The blaze broke out on American Airlines Flight 383, bound for Miami, after a tire blew, the Federal Aviation Administration said. Passengers evacuated the plane... Read more