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...
Indian soldier kills four colleagues: police
A paramilitary soldier from one of India’s elite security units shot dead four of his senior officers on Thursday in an apparent row over leave, police said. The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) soldier fired indiscriminately at the officers at the barracks in Aurangabad district in eastern India’s Bihar... Read more
PK-661 was fit to fly before take off: CAA
Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has shared findings from black box data recovered from Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight PK-661 with the Senate Standing Committee on Rules of Procedures and Privileges. PIA flight PK-661 crashed on  December 7  left at least 47 people dead including famed singer-turned-preacher Junaid Jamshed. The flight crashed... Read more
Army Jawans, officers raise concern over Sanaullah’s military court comments, Dawn leaks probe
Chief of the Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa visited Jhelum and Kharian Garrisons. According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), COAS  was briefed on operational preparedness at Headquarters Central Command. COAS visited Para Rangers and witnessed concluding session of Army Firing Competition. A total of 667 military and... Read more
Senate committee to debate on blasphemy laws
A Pakistani Senate committee is set to debate how to prevent the country’s blasphemy laws being applied unfairly. Senator Farhatullah Babar told Reuters that the Senate Committee on Human Rights, of which he is a member, will start discussions on blasphemy laws as early as next week, based on... Read more
Syed Noor’s wife Rukhsana passes away
The wife of Lollywood film director Syed Noor has passed away in Lahore. Rukhsana, 58,  journalist and writer, was suffering from cancer for last several years. Rukhsana was a journalist and had also taught across various Punjab varsities. She had later launched a production house. She began living separately from him after he married Lollywood... Read more
Javed Afridi felicitates Shahid Afridi for nomination as Governor Sindh
Peshawar Zalmi’s owner Javed Afridi wrongly felicitated  Shahid Afridi  for being nominated as a ‘Governor of Sindh.’ Javed Afridi’s tweet went viral, drawing hundred s of retweets and likes from cricket fans. Within one hour Javed Afridi posted a second Tweet, clarifying his message was meant for another Shahid.... Read more