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...
Uber announces green, yellow cabs customers on board in Punjab
Uber Pakistan has signed an Memorandum of Understanding with the Bank of Punjab to bring Green Cab and Yellow Cab customers under the Uber platform. Uber Pakistan and Bank of Punjab have consented to work together for over 50,000 Green Cab and Yellow Cab customers and help them in their... Read more
Miss Universe pageant to be held in Manila in January
Officials and organizers of the Miss Universe 2016 competition confirmed on Wednesday the next pageant will be held in Manila, the capital of the Philippines, in January 2017. Miss Universe Organization Vice President Shawn McClain signed contracts with Philippine sponsors led by former governor Chavit Singson who will invest... Read more
US intelligence chief Clapper resigns
US Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said Thursday that he had submitted his resignation, stepping down as President-elect Donald Trump begins to assemble his new administration. Clapper, whose job is to coordinate the work of 17 disparate agencies like the Central Intelligence Agency and the National Security Agency,... Read more
US Consul General art school in Sukkur
US Consul General Grace W. Shelton and Sindh Education Minister Jam Mahtab Hussain Dahar  inaugurated a new school  was constructed by US Agency for International Development (USAID) in Rohri; district Sukkur. This is the sixth state-of-the-art school constructed under USAID’s $155 million Sindh Basic Education Program to be inaugurated this year.... Read more
Mallika Sherawat tear-gassed, beaten up in Paris
Bollywood actor Mallika Sherawat was reportedly tear-gassed and beaten up by three masked intruders in her Paris apartment block. According to a report that first appeared in Le Parisien, Sherawat, who has been making inroads into international films, was attacked by three masked intruders who, ‘without saying a word,... Read more
China websites block searches for ‘Fatty Kim the Third’
Chinese websites have again blocked searches for “Fatty Kim the Third”, as many Chinese mockingly call North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, with China’s foreign ministry saying it did not approve of ridiculing foreign leaders. Chinese internet users began reporting last week that searches on the Twitter-like microblogging site... Read more
Israel bid to quiet Adhan may be revived but not due to Muslim opposition
A controversial Israeli bill to limit the volume of calls to prayer at mosques may be revived after it appeared to have been buried due to opposition from ultra-Orthodox Jews, reports said Thursday. Health Minister Yaakov Litzman, from the ultra-Orthodox United Torah Judaism party, may now lift his objection... Read more
Turkish Chief of General Staff meets Pakistan’s military leaders
General Hulusi Akar, Turkish General Staff, who is on an official visit to Pakistan, called on General Rashad Mahmood, Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee at Joint Staff Headquarters, Rawalpindi. In a statement issued by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) on Thursday stated that the meeting was also attended by... Read more
Prediction Professor predicts Trump impeachment
Prediction Professor forecasts the impeachment of President-elect Donald Trump. Prediction Professor who is known for his prediction every presidential election since 1984, including the 2016 election has predicted that Trum will be impeached. Prediction Professor while talking to Allan Lichtman said “There’s a very good chance that Donald Trump could... Read more