Iran’s Mahan Air to launch Tehran-Lahore flights from Dec 18
Iran’s Mahan Air has announced two weekly flights between Tehran and Lahore from December 18. According to Iranian state...
Modric latest La Liga player to be accused of tax fraud
Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric has been accused by Spanish prosecutors of tax fraud of up to 870,728 euros...
North Korea tests most advanced missile yet; US mainland in range
North Korea test fired its most advanced intercontinental ballistic yet on Wednesday, putting the US mainland within range and...
Pakistan can come back hard in second test against NZ
Pakistan bowling Coach Azhar Mahmood believes the green-shirts are good enough to come back hard in the Test series against New Zealand. Pakistan will head into the second test in Hamilton, starting on Friday, 1-0. Test Skipper Misbah, who jetted home following the death of his father-in-law, had also... Read more
Three Pakistani soldiers martyred in Indian forces fire at LoC
Three Pakistani soldiers embraced martyrdom in firing by Indian security forces along the Line of Control (LoC), shortly after nine civilians fell prey to the gunfire by Indian troops. Indian border security forces targeted an ambulance carrying victims to a hospital which resulted in death of nine civilians. According to... Read more
LHC sentences five to death over Kot Radha Kishan lynching case
A Pakistani anti-terror court sentenced five people to death Wednesday over the killing of a Christian couple who were lynched and burned in a kiln after being falsely accused of blasphemy. The deaths of Shahzad Masih and Shama Bibi caused outrage in Pakistan and saw other Christian families living... Read more
SC revokes SHC’s order of cancelling wine shops’ licenses
The Supreme Court of Pakistan has revoked the Sindh High Court’s Oct. 27 order of preventing the sale of alcohol in the province.  According to details, proceedings of the case were heard by a three-member bench headed by Justice Saqib Nisar. The Supreme Court accepted appeals of petitioners and directed... Read more
Outgoing CJCSC pays farewell call on PM
The outgoing Chairman Joint Chief of Staff Committee General Rashad Mahmood paid a farewell call on Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif here Wednesday. The Prime Minister hosted a farewell luncheon in honour of the CJCSC, following the meeting held here at the PM House. General Rashad Mehmood will retire... Read more
Pakistan, Ukraine sign an MoU to upgrade Al-Khalid tank
Pakistan and Ukraine signed today(Wednesday) a memorandum of Understanding to upgrade the Al-Khalid Tank being  built in Pakistan. Under the agreement, Ukraine will provide technical support and engines for 200 AL-Khalid Tanks. An agreement has also been signed during the inaugural ceremony of the exhibition for the provision of... Read more
Obama awards his final Presidential Medals of Freedom
Basketball star Michael Jordan, actor Robert De Niro and music legend Bruce Springsteen were among the 21 people honored with the Presidential Medal of Freedom on Tuesday. During a ceremony at the White House President Barack Obama gave out the awards — the nation’s highest civilian honor — for... Read more
Zakir Naik’s NGO gave scholarship to ISIS operative: NIA
Indian  renowned Islamic scholar Dr Zakir Naik is in hot waters following the National Investigation Agency (NIA) claimed having strong evidence that Naik’s NGO (IRF) had provided fund to an Islamic State operative under the guise of ‘scholarship’.  Muhammad Anas, supposedly an Indian Islamic State (IS) recruit named Abu... Read more
Moeen Qureshi passes away
Former caretaker Prime Minister of Pakistan Moeen Qureshi passed away at age of 83 after a prolonged illness in Washington. Moeen Qureshi  served as caretaker premier of Pakistan from July to October 1993. Qureshi was born on June 26th, 1930 in Lahore. He studied M.A in Economics from Punjab University and... Read more
At least four Pakistanis martyred in Indian forces shelling at LoC
Four Pakistani civilians martyred due to Indian boarder security force shelling across the LoC on Wednesday.  According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), India violated the ceasefire agreement between both countries yet again when it started shelling across the Line of Control, Indian shelling targeted a vehicle which caused the... Read more