Dr. Asim Hussain leads prayer
Former petroleum minister and close aide of co-chairman Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Asif Ali Zardari Dr. Asim Hussain led...
Govt re-appoints Dr. Irshad as FBR chairman
The federal government has appointed Dr. Irshad as chairman of the Federal Board of Revenue. According to sources sources, a...
Overweight Marlon Tapales stripped of off championship
Filipino Marlon Tapales has been stripped of his World Boxing Organization bantamweight title after failing to make the weight...
Junaid Jamshed, 47 killed in PIA jet crash near Havelian
Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) ATR plane enroute to Islamabad from Chitral has crashed near Havelian, Abbottabad. PIA’s ATR-42 aircraft operating as PK-661 was scheduled to reach Islamabad but it lost contact with control tower. Captain Saleh Hayat was operating the flight. There were 42 passengers and five crew members aboard the... Read more
PIA plane crash: list of passengers
Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight carrying 42 passengers and five crew members en route to Islamabad from the northern city of Chitral crashed near Abbottabad on Wednesday. According to the passengers list, 47 people were on board the aircraft, including five crew members. Former singer Junaid Jamshed along with his... Read more
PIA plane crash: Junaid Jamshed was aboard in ill-fated PIA flight
Renowned religious personality and Naat Khawan Junaid Jamshed was also among the passengers aboard the aircraft. Junaid Jamshed’s brother confirmed that his brother was on board the plane that left Chitral for Islamabad. Read: PIA plane crash: list of passengers Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) jet heading to Islamabad from Chitral has crashed... Read more
PIA aircraft crashes near Abbottabad
Pakistan International Lines (PIA) carrying 47 people has crashed  near Havilian in district Abbottabad. KPK government’s spokesman Mushtaq Ghani also confirmed the crash. According to Civil Aviation Authority’s spokesman, the flight PK661 was on its way from Chitral to Islamabad when it lost connection with the control tower at... Read more
Boxer Amir Khan’s wife Faryal Makhdoom reveals shocking revelations against in-laws
Faryal Makhdoom, Wife of boxer Amir Khan took SnapChat to spill the beans on her in-laws and domestic abuse she had been facing after her marriage. Faryal Makhdoom  speaking candidly on the matter, we had a tough time believing that there may be trouble in paradise for the couple. Maryal... Read more
Federer, Serena out of International Premier Tennis League
Roger Federer and Serena Williams have pulled out of the International Premier Tennis League ahead of the tournament’s Indian leg next week due to economic “uncertainty”, organisers said on Tuesday. India has been gripped by a cash crunch after the government withdrew high denomination from circulation last month. “We... Read more
Panamagate case: PM’s counsel fails to provide complete money trail on London flats
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s counsel has failed to submit complete documentary record on the money trail through which the ruling Sharif family had acquired flats London. The Nawaz Sharif counsel, Salman Aslam Butt, stated.“We cannot submit records dating back to 40 years showing a liability of 36 million Dirhams and... Read more
Obama’s top aide voices concern over LoC tensions
US Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Tuesday appreciated efforts made by Pakistan to promote peace and stability in South Asia. In a meeting with Prime Minister’s Special Assistant on Foreign Affairs Syed Tariq Fatemi, Blinken also expressed concern over increasing tension between Pakistan and India along the... Read more
Indus Motor launches new Fortuner, Hilux Revo
The Indus Motor Company (IMC) has launched new Hilux Revo and Fortuner. The launch ceremony was held in Lahore on Tuesday. On the occasion H Nakajima, Chief Engineer Hilux and Fortuner,  said .“To develop the Hilux and Fortuner, we took a radical approach to design, travelling across the world... Read more
Karachi police killed Lyari gang commander Bilal alias Bhaiya in encounter
Karachi Police have killed Lyari gang commander Bilal alias Bhaiya in an encounter late on Tuesday night. According to DSP Zahid Hussain Sindh Police the shootout with Lyari gangster took place in Gaon Godam area of Lyari in which war commander  Bilal alias Bhaiya was gunned down. Bhaiya was associated to... Read more
India’s ex-army chiefs want covert operations in Pakistan
India should plan offensive and covert operations to target militant leaders and hit the Pakistani Army hard, two former Indian Army chiefs said on Tuesday.  Gen (retd) Bikram Singh was of the view that the Indian government should exploit the fault lines in Balochistan and “Pakistan-occupied Kashmir” (Azad Jammu... Read more
‘Rogue One’ has keys to enter ‘Star Wars’ franchise, says director
You don’t have to be a “Star Wars” superfan to see the first spin-off movie “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story,” says director Gareth Edwards, but he’s hoping the film will light a passion for the franchise in any newcomers. The first of three planned Disney “Star Wars” spinoff... Read more
Trump boasts of $50 bn investment at victory rally
Donald Trump embarked Tuesday on the second leg of an unorthodox “victory tour,” promising tough policies to put the US economy first and boasting of securing a $50 billion Japanese investment to create 50,000 jobs. The US president-elect provided no details on the jobs or investment, which he spent... Read more
25 dead, hundreds injured in Indonesian earthquake
At least 25 people died and hundreds were injured after a strong earthquake struck off Aceh province on Indonesia´s Sumatra island on Wednesday, local officials said. The shallow 6.5-magnitude quake struck Pidie Jaya district at dawn, as some in the predominantly Muslim region prepared for morning prayers. Mosques and... Read more