Panama JIT summons Maryam Nawaz on July 5
The Panama Joint Investigation Team (JIT) has summoned Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s daughter Maryam Nawaz on July 5. According...
Transformers 5 tops box office, opens at franchise low
Transformers: The Last Knight smashed its way to the top of the North American box office, data showed Monday,...
MET forecastes rainfall in upper Punjab on Tuesday
Rain and dust-thundershowers (with isolated heavy falls) with strong gusty winds are expected at scattered places in upper Punjab,...
Trump rushed off stage in false gun scare
White House Republican candidate Donald Trump was bundled off stage by security officers Saturday after a false gun scare during a campaign appearance. The US Secret Service, which provides security for presidential candidates, later said someone in the crowd had shouted “gun” but that no weapon was found. Trump... Read more
Balochistan govt issues threat alert of ‘lady suicide bomber’
Balochistan’s Home department has issued a threat alert of presence of a “lady suicide bomber” in Quetta. According to letter “It has reliably been learnt that a lady suicide bomber, age of 17/18 has reached Quetta for some terrorist activity,” The letter further stated that two terrorists along with... Read more
Kuwait launches foreign bond sale to finance deficit
Kuwait will issue billions of dollars worth of bonds in international markets to finance a budget deficit resulting from low oil prices, a report said Saturday. Finance Minister Anas al-Saleh said Kuwait will issue US dollar-denominated sovereign bonds of up to $9.6 billion during the 2016/2017 fiscal year which... Read more
Death toll rises to 26 in Gadani shipbreaking blast
The death toll from an explosion and fire at Gadani shipbreaking yard last week has risen to 26, officials said Sunday. More than 50 others were wounded in the incident when a gas cylinder exploded and started a fire inside an oil tanker at the Gadani yard in Balochistan.... Read more
Allama Mirza Yousuf Hussain arrested
Law enforcement agencies (LEAs) has arrested Shia cleric Allama Mirza Yousuf Hussain on Sunday. Allama Hussain was taken into custody from Nazimabad area of the metropolis. The sources said the cleric has been moved to an undisclosed location for interrogation. Charges against Mirza Yousuf Hussain were not  immediately known. The... Read more