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...
Zardari to return to Pakistan on Dec 23: BBZ
Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto announced that former president Asif Ali Zardari will return to Pakistan on December 23.  Bilawal said that the health of former president is better now and the doctors have allowed him to travel. He said that presence of former president will further... Read more
COAS calls on Saudi King Salman bin Abdul Aziz
General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army staff (COAS) called on Saudi King Salman bin Abdul Aziz. According to Inter Services Public Relations, (ISPR) the army chief called on Saudi King Salman bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud. The Saudi king and the COAS agreed that both the countries share... Read more
Fighting Pakistan resist Australia’s victory drive
Asad Shafiq scored a thrilling century as Pakistan put up a spirited resistance to Australia on Sunday, frustrating the hosts’ attempts to wrap up the first Test with a day to spare. Shafiq dashed for three runs off a cut shot in the final over of the fourth day... Read more
Young doctors end strike after Punjab govt accept demands
The Punjab young doctors have ended week-long strike after Punjab government accepted their demands. All the matters were resolved in a meeting between the Punjab Health Department and young doctors and now doctors will resume their duties in all the government hospitals of the province from Monday. Under an... Read more
Judicial commission Inquiry report into attack on Hamid Mir
Inquiry report of a judicial commission, that investigated 2014 gun attack on senior journalist and anchorperson Hamid Mir in Karachi, has been released. The commission report which consist of 41 pages stated that “We find that there was complete failure on the part of all the law enforcing agencies in... Read more
PIA ‘sacrifices black goat’ prior resuming ATR flight operations
In an unorthodox move, the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has resumed ATR flight operations after slaughter black goat to ward off any ‘untoward happening’ in view of looming fear. According to local news channel ‘ARY News’ , sacrifice of the goat was given at Islamabad airport on behalf of the Pakistan... Read more
Saudi phone giant to buy 10% of Careem ride app
Saudi Arabia’s largest telecommunications firm STC plans to buy a 10 percent stake in car booking firm Careem, the company said on Sunday. Careem is a competitor of US-based Uber, a smartphone app that connects passengers and drivers. In a notice to the Saudi stock exchange, Saudi Telecom Co... Read more
Singer Cee Lo Green phone exploded while he was on a call
A footage showing a cellphone carried by American rapper Ceelo Green exploding in his hands. Alleged footage has emerged showing the Forget You hitmaker being thrown to the floor of his recording studio as his handheld phone sparked in his hand A security recording shows the music star and... Read more
CTD kills five terrorists in DG Khan
The Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) on Sunday claimed to have killed five terrorists belonging to a banned outfit in Dera Ghazi Khan. According to the CTD sources, CTD conducted a raid on a tip off that nine terrorists were present at Mouza Rakh Rajhani in Choti Bala, a remote... Read more
PM Nawaz Sharif inaugurates Greater Iqbal Park in Lahore
Prime minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif inaugurated the Greater Iqbal Park in side of Minar-e-Pakistan  on Sunday. Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif resolved that his government would continue with full spirit its journey of national development till Allama Iqbal’s dream of a modern state was accomplished. Addressing inauguration ceremony of... Read more
Trump tweet on China sets off deluge of mockery
US President-elect Donald Trump got plenty of attention — but not the kind he was looking for — after a tweet Saturday calling out China for its seizure of an unmanned US naval probe. “China steals United States Navy research drone in international waters — rips it out of... Read more
Younis, Azhar stonewall Australia’s push for victory
Younis Khan and Azhar Ali batted through the first session as Pakistan stonewalled Australia’s push for victory on the fourth day of the day-night first Test at the Gabba on Sunday. The pair got through the opening two hours of play as a storm sent the players from the... Read more
30 Yemeni soldiers killed in Aden suicide bombing
A suicide bomber killed at least 30 Yemeni soldiers on Sunday when he detonated his explosives at a gathering in the southern city of Aden, military officials and medics said. Many others were wounded in the attack that targeted a crowd of soldiers gathered to collect their salaries at... Read more
13 dead as Indonesian air force plane crashes
An Indonesian air force transport plane has crashed into a mountain, killing all 13 people board, during a training exercise in the remote region of Papua, a search and rescue agency official said on Sunday. The Hercules C130 plane had taken off from the city of Timika before crashing... Read more