Judiciary do not want a confrontation: CJP
Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Justice Mian Saqib Nisar said that the judiciary did not want a confrontation with...
In Mexican cartel country, priests have uneasy ties with narcos
When 15 armed men descended on his church last year demanding a blessing, Father Jesus Mendoza asked them to...
PML-N issues new tickets for the Senate elections
The Pakistan Muslim League–Nawaz (PML-N) issued new tickets for the Senate elections following the Supreme Court’s ruling in the Elections...
Prince Harry hits out at media intrusion over new U.S. girlfriend
Britain´s Prince Harry issued a rare statement on Tuesday to criticise the media for intruding into the private life of his new American girlfriend, actress Meghan Markle, saying the press had crossed “a line”. “His girlfriend, Meghan Markle, has been subject to a wave of abuse and harassment,” Harry´s... Read more
Indian stuntmen Anil Verma, Raghav Uday drown during film shoot
Two stuntmen drowned on Monday after they jumped from a helicopter into a reservoir in southern India while shooting a scene for an upcoming film, police said. The crew was shooting the climax scene of regional Kannada film ‘Maastigudi’ when Anil Verma, 31, and Raghav Uday, 38, plunged into... Read more
Deputy Speaker Shehla Raza receives death threat letter
Deputy Speaker of the Sindh Assembly, Shehla Raza received a death threat letter to meet the same fate as slain ex-Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto. Shehla Raza claimed that she had received a letter this morning from an address in Rawalpindi threatened her to t pay Rs 50 million or face... Read more
Federal, Provincial government announce Iqbal Day holiday
Federal and provincial government has public holiday on November 9.  All public and private schools will remain closed on Wednesday, November 9 on account of Iqbal Day. Sindh government has announcement Iqbal day holiday following the federal government and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) government announced a public holiday on November 9. The... Read more
PAT challenges formation of Dawn Newsgate probe committee
Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) has filed a petition in Lahore High Court (LHC) against the formation of an inquiry committee to probe Dawn Newsgate scandal. The petition was filed by PAT leader Ishtiaq Chaudhry . In the petition he has plead that committee chairman Justice (rted.) Aamer Raza is a... Read more
Over 200 Baloch militants surrender in Quetta
Over 200 Baloch militants laid down their arms and vowed to abandon violent struggle. At a ceremony held at the Balochistan Chief Minister’s Secretariat on Mondaym, the militants belonged from various Baloch Separatists laid down their weapons. Balochistan government spokesperson, Anwarul Haq Kakar. Kakar claimed that Baloch militants laid down their... Read more
Neymar nears trial over transfer corruption case
The prospect of Barcelona superstar Neymar standing trial moved closer Monday as a Madrid judge accepted an appeal by prosecutors for corruption charges to be brought against the Brazilian, a court filing said. The decision overturns a ruling in July that said irregularities detected in the Brazilian’s 2013 transfer... Read more
UN Secretary General concerned over situation at LoC
Expressing concern over continued clashes between troops of Pakistan and India along Line of Control (LoC), United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has urged New Delhi and Islamabad to resolve their issues through talks. “Ban Ki-moon has appealed Pakistan and India to resolve their all outstanding issues through dialogues,” the... Read more
Clinton, Trump fight for soul of divided US before election
Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump brought their brutal White House battle to a crescendo Monday, their campaigns peaking with huge rallies showcasing starkly different visions for the future of the world’s greatest power. As foreign capitals looked on in grim suspense, and with Tuesday’s poll hanging in the balance,... Read more
Mountaineer Hassan Sadpara diagnosed with blood cancer
Pakistan’s renowned mountaineer Hassan Asad alias Hassan Sadpara will be shifted to Combined Military Hospital (CMH) on Tuesday for treatment of blood cancer, Karrar Haidri, the spokesman of Alpine Club of Pakistan said on Monday. “The government has assured to bear all the treatment expenses of Sadpara. Hence we’ve... Read more