Four killed, dozens injured in stampede at Honduran soccer match
At least four people died and dozens were injured in a stampede when hundreds of fans tried to break...
German Hollywood star Kruger ditches glamour to win at Cannes
German-born Hollywood star Diane Kruger cast her glamorous image and returned to her roots to win best actress at...
Man, 19, arrested in connection with Manchester attack, bringing total to 15: GM Police
British police arrested a 19-year-old man on Sunday, the 15th person to be taken into custody in connection with...
NBP Installs first ATM machine at Khunjerab on Pak-China border
The National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) has installed Automated Teller Machine (ATM) at Khunjerab along the Pakistan China border. According to Inter Service Public Relations (ISPR), Corps Commander Lt. General Zafar Iqbal inaugurated the project. Chief Minister Gilgit-Baltistan Hafiz-ur-Rehman was also present on the occasion. Talking to media, Lt... Read more
Philippine dictator Marcos given hero’s burial
Ex-Philippine dictator Ferdinand Marcos was buried at the national heroes’ cemetery in a secretive ceremony Friday, outraging opponents who said it whitewashed his brutal rule and tainted the famous 1986 “People Power” revolution that toppled him. The burial at the “Cemetery of Heroes” was another stunning development in the... Read more
Israeli Arabs, Gazans protest against anti-Azan bill
Hundreds of Muslims in Israel and the Gaza Strip demonstrated on Friday against a bill to limit the volume of Azan (calls to prayer at mosques) in the state occupied by Jews. In the southern city of Rahat, 100 Israeli Arabs held a rally against the bill, while more... Read more
Judge makes $36 million ruling against Bobbi Kristina Brown’s boyfriend
A Georgia judge entered a judgment of more than $36 million against Bobbi Kristina Brown’s former boyfriend after he was held legally responsible for her 2015 death, attorneys for Brown’s estate said. The judgment on Thursday against Nick Gordon, who has not been criminally charged, totalled $36.25 million, according... Read more
Kaira appointed as President of PPP Central Punjab
Former federal minister Qamar Zaman Kaira has been appointed as president of the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Central Punjab chapter while Nadeem Afzal Chan will be general secretary. The decision was made and announced in a meeting of the PPP provincial coordination committee chaired by party Chairman Bilawal Bhutto... Read more
Pakistan ´war on terror´ has cost $118 bn: state bank
Pakistan´s “war on terror” has cost the developing country a whopping $118 billion so far, a new central bank report has said, an amount equivalent to well over one third of its gross domestic product. The central State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) released its annual report on Thursday showing... Read more
PTI Lawyer Hamid Khan steps down in Panamagates case
Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) laywer Hamid Khan has stepped down in the Panama papers case. Khan excused to represent PTI in the case after criticism from various quarters within the party. Khan while talking to local news channel ‘ GEO News’  said “I have apprised Chairman Sahib i can contest a case in the court,... Read more
Pacers give Pakistan early breakthrough after batting collapse
Mohammad Amir, Sohail Khan and Rahat Ali struck early to reduce New Zealand to 40-3, after Pakistan were bowled out for 133 in their first innings of the first Test. Colin de Grandhomme became New Zealand´s most successful debutant bowler Friday, taking six for 41 as Pakistan folded for... Read more
Pakistan dismissed for 133 by New Zealand
Colin de Grandhomme became New Zealand’s most successful debutant bowler Friday, taking six for 41 as Pakistan folded for 133 in their first innings of the first Test. The 30-year-old late bloomer was a surprise inclusion in the New Zealand side, but fully justified his selection, swinging and seaming... Read more
Panama Leaks Case: PTI decides to replace Hamid Khan with Babar Awan
PTI Chief Imran Khan seems quite unsatisfied with the performance lawyers representing the PTI in the Panamagate case in the Supreme Court of Pakistan. According to local news channel ‘Geo News’ on Imran Khan has decided to replace Hamid Khan, the party’s senior leader and eminent lawyer, with Babar... Read more
ANP’s Haji Adeel passes away in Peshawar
 The Awami National Party senior leader, Haji Adeel, passed away on Friday morning. According to family sources, Adnan Jalil, the deceased expired due to complications in the functioning of his kidneys. Funeral prayers for the deceased ANP leader will be held at Peshawar`s Jinnah Park at 4:15 pm. Haji Adeel served... Read more
Pak defence in strong hands: COAS
Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif reiterated that defence of Pakistan is in strong hands and the nation should be satisfied in this regard. In an informal chat with media persons outside the Parliament House after a joint session here on Thursday COAS said that Pakistan... Read more