Eid Milad-un-Nabi to be celebrated with religious fervor on Friday
Eid Milad-un-Nabi, the birthday of Holy Prophet (Peace Be Upon Him) would be observed across the country with traditional...
US Embassy to lead Pakistani delegation on power generation
Economic Counselor of US Embassy William Laitinen will be leading a delegation of Pakistani government and business officials to...
Pakistan auctions Sukuk, Euro Bonds worth $2.5 bn
Pakistan has successfully executed US $ 1.0 billion five years Sukuk and US $ 1.5 billion ten years Eurobond...
Torrential rains, snowfall continue nationwide
The Balochistan government  has declared a state of emergency after torrential rains and snowfall continued across the province. Balochistan govt. has established the emergency control room  and the holidays of municipal staff have been canceled to remove snow and rainwater from the streets. Quetta witnessed more snowfall which blanketed the city.... Read more
PTI all set for ‘power show’ in DG Khan today
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI)  to stage a rally in Dera Ghazi (DG) Khan today. PTI has started holding rallies in different cities of Punjab to mount pressure on the government in the wake of Panama Papers issue. The district government had earlier refused to allow the party to hold the rally at... Read more
Pakistan Navy rescues 18 fishermen near Ormara
The Pakistan Navy has rescued  eighteen fishermen stranded near Ormara, Balochistan. A spokesman for the Pakistan Navy said they received reports of an incident and launched the operation. All the men on the boat stranded at sea have been rescued. The fishing boat named “Ar-Rehman” had departed Karachi on... Read more
Chinese Company offers to build tram transit in Islamabad
A Chinese company has offered to build a mass transit system in Islamabad. According to sources, the company building ‘Orange Line Metro Train project’ in Lahore has  offered to build a modern ‘Light Rail Transit’ (Tram) project for Islamabad. A group of representatives from the Chinese company visited the head office... Read more
Pakistan restrict Australia to 220 in 2nd ODI
Pakistan restricted Australia to 220 at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Sunday in the second of five one-day internationals. Pakistan’s opening bowlers Mohammad Amir and Junaid Khan were impressive early on. Junaid, brought into the team in place of Wahab Riaz, had two close lbw appeals against the dangerous... Read more
Bush daughters advise Obamas on life after White House
A week before their dad leaves the White House, Malia and Sasha Obama received praise and advice from the daughters of former president George W. Bush as they exit the public spotlight. “Eight years ago on a cold November day, we greeted you on the steps of the White... Read more
62nd Filmfare Awards 2017: Complete winners’ list
Bollywood  62nd Jio Filmfare Awards 2017, held on January 14 at the NSCI Dome in Worli, Mumbai. Aamir Khan bagged the Best Actor Award for his performance in ‘Dangal’. Alia Bhatt was honoured with the Best Actress Award for her gritty portrayal of a Bihari migrant in ‘Udta Punjab’.... Read more
Chinese ships arrive for Gwadar port security
China has handed over two ships to Pakistan Navy for joint security along the sea route of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor. The Chinese officials, who reached Gwadar aboard the ships, handed the ships over to their Pakistani counterparts at a ceremony at Gwadar Port. Commander of Pakistan Fleet Vice Admiral... Read more
Suarez, Messi keep Barca on Madrid’s tail
Luis Suarez scored twice and Lionel Messi continued his sensational form as Barcelona moved to within two points of La Liga leaders Real Madrid on Saturday with a 5-0 rout of Las Palmas. Madrid remain very much in pole position, though, with two games in hand, the first of... Read more
Deadly IS assault on east Syrian city leaves 30 dead
The Islamic State militant group (Daesh) on Saturday launched one of its fiercest assaults yet on the besieged Syrian city of Deir Ezzor, leaving more than 30 people including regime fighters dead. The brutal attack — on a day that saw many outbreaks of violence across Syria — came... Read more