North Korea fires ICBM, splashes in Sea of Japan: Pentagon
North Korea fired what the US Pentagon said appeared to be an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) that landed close...
Pak behaviour towards Taliban unchanged despite Trump statement: US general
The top US general in Afghanistan said on Tuesday that he had not seen a change in Pakistan’s support...
Pak Army’s role in focus as protestors end Faizabad Dharna
When protestors of a religious party signed an agreement with the government on Monday to end a crippling blockade...
Renault to assemble cars in Pakistan by 2018
Renault a French car manufacturing company would start assembling cars in Pakistan by 2018. As the result of Finance Minister Mohammad Ishaq Dar’s hectic efforts and persuasion Renault has decided to invest in Pakistan. This is another feather in the cap of Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif’s economic policy... Read more
SHC grants bail to Sharjeel Inam Memon
The Sindh High Court (SHC) on Thursday granted bail to former Provincial Minister and Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Sharjeel Inam Memon till November 14. A division bench headed by Justice Naimatullah Phulpoto granted the bail to Sharjeel against a surety bond of Rs 2 million in a case... Read more
COAS meets winners of International Competition
COAS met with Pakistan Army team which won Gold Medal in “Exercise Cambrian Patrol” held in UK from 14-23 October. According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), a total of 122 teams participated in the event known as one of the toughest patrolling test for military personnel. COAS appreciated... Read more
Bilawal visits JPMC, inquires about health of injured train passengers
Chairman Pakistan People’s Party, Bilawal Bhutto Zardari visited Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre and inquired the health of injured passengers of train accident. Earlier on Thursday morning, at least 19 people were killed and more than 50 injured when two passenger trains collided Thursday morning near Karachi’s Landhi Railway Station.... Read more
NATO airstrike kills 30 Afghan civilians, officials say
A NATO airstrike killed at least 30 Afghan civilians, including women and children, on Thursday in the volatile northern province of Kunduz, officials said, after a Taliban assault there left two American soldiers dead. The airstrike, which occurred early Thursday, triggered emotionally-charged protests in the provincial capital, with the... Read more
FO confirms eight Indian diplomats as RAW, IB operatives
The Foreign Office on Thursday confirmed eight staffers of Indian High Commission in Islamabad as operatives of Indian intelligence agencies and said the same were found involved in coordinating terrorist activities including handling of factions of Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP). The activities of these operatives of RAW and IB include... Read more
Microsoft unveils Teams tool for work collaboration
Microsoft unveiled its “Teams” tool for workplace collaboration, taking on rising star Slack in a hot market. “Microsoft Teams is an entirely new experience that brings together people, conversations and content — along with the tools that teams need — so they can easily collaborate to achieve more,”  Microsoft... Read more
ACP arrests seven officials in Shikarpur
A team of Anti Corruption Police (ACP) Shikarpur raided district prison and arrested seven officials. The accused, head clerk Nisar Ahmed Shaikh and police constables Abdul Waheed, Noor Ahmed, Talib Hussain, Bux Ali, Mehrab and Asadullah, were arrested on charges of corruption, while the prison superintendent Ali Bux Shaikh... Read more
14 die as heavy fog hits Punjab
At least 14 people were killed and dozens others were injured in fog related accidents in various parts of Punjab on Thursday. In a deadly mishap caused by misty conditions 15 vehicles were jumbled up at motorway at Sukheki point in Pindi Bhattian leaving around 10 people dead and... Read more
Hulk Hogan gets $31 mn in Gawker tape settlement
Former professional wrestler Hulk Hogan agreed Wednesday to accept at least $31 million from Gawker Media to settle his lawsuit over publication of a sex tape, court documents showed. The settlement was revealed in court documents in the case which drove the gossip-focused media group into bankruptcy. The case also divided... Read more
Beyonce surprises country awards with fusion gesture
Beyonce seized the spotlight at the Country Music Association Awards by cheerily performing a fusion song, in a powerful if unstated message on US race relations. The pop superstar, whose appearance at the awards in Nashville had not been previously announced, took the stage without an introduction and sang... Read more
Heavy fog prompts motorway closure in Punjab
The spell of dense fog has disrupted movement of traffic in Punjab prompting closure of several sections of the motorway on Thursday. According to a private news channel, the M2 motorway, connecting Rawalpindi and Islamabad to Lahore, was closed from Sial Mor to Lahore in the wake of zero... Read more
Panamagate Case: Nawaz denies possessing offshore companies, SC gives ultimatum to PM’s children to submit reply
The Supreme Court on Thursday gave an ultimatum to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s three children to respond to the notices served regarding the investigation of Panama Leaks. In today’s hearing, Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) and Awami Muslim League (AML) submitted their terms of references (ToRs) at the Supreme Court for a... Read more
Ronaldo meets Polish fan he helped raise from coma
Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo was reunited a 15-year-old Polish fan, who was awakened from a coma by listening to commentaries of the Portuguese’s goals. David Pawlaczyc fell into a coma for three months after being hit by a car when riding his bike in 2013. However, using an experimental... Read more