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...
PPP, MQM, PML(N) stage political rallies in Karachi today
Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PMLN), Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) and Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) will stage rallies in Karachi...
Cricket: West Indies 278-9 as rain brings early close
West Indies were 278 for nine in their first innings against Pakistan when rain brought an early close to...
HBL Pakistan Super League ticket sale launches worldwide
HBL Pakistan Super League has partnered with Q-Tickets as the official online ticketing partners of its second season which gets underway on February 9 in the UAE. Single match tickets for this highly anticipated league are now up for worldwide sale on www.Q-Tickets.com/PSL. Tickets are also be available at the... Read more
Film director Pervaiz Rana laid to rest in Lahore
Legendary Lollywood film director Pervaiz Rana laid to rest at Behria Town graveyard on Wednesday afternoon. A large number of people from all walks of life including film industry figures attended his Namaz- e-Janaza. Chairman, Pakistan film Producers Association Syed Noor and Hassan Askari were prominent among others who... Read more
Lowari Tunnel re-opened for all kind of traffic: NHA
Lowari Tunnel was re-opened for all kind of traffic on Wednesday after the successful completion of snow clearance process around Tunnel Chitral top. Spokesman National Highway Authority (NHA) said in a statement that the tunnel has been opened for all kind of traffic after clearing snow. (APP) Read more
Ababeel to restore country’s minimal deterrence equation: Experts
The Multi Independent Re-entry Vehicle (MIRV) – Ababeel will restore minimal measures for deterrence equation of the country, defence experts and analysts said here Wednesday. The system carrying more than one war head, which can destroy various locations within 2200 kilometers radius, was successfully tested on Tuesday. Defence expert... Read more
Karachi receives heavy rain
Karachi received heavy rain on Wednesday evening. The Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) forecasted light showers for the city during next 24 hours. In a statement PMD said the intermittent spell of light rain and drizzling is continue in the city since last night.Punjab, Balochistan and norther areas have been experiencing... Read more
Serena ousts Konta to set-up Lucic-Baroni reunion
Serena Williams remained on course for her 23rd grand slam title by quelling the challenge of in-form Briton Johanna Konta 6-2 6-3 to reach the semi-finals of the Australian Open for the eighth time on Wednesday. The 35-year-old American served up 10 aces and thumped 25 winners over 75... Read more
Trump to ban US visa for seven Muslim countries
US President Donald Trump is set to take a first step toward enacting his pledge to “build a wall” on the Mexican border as he rolls out a series of immigration-related decrees on Wednesday. The White House said that Trump will make the announcements in a visit to the... Read more
Corruption in Pakistan declined in 2016: Transparency International
Corruption in Pakistan declined during the the past year, a Transparency International report revealed on Wednesday. According to the Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) 2016, Pakistan’s CPI score has improved by two points from 30 to 32 out of 100. The country’s rank in the CPI 2016 improved by nine... Read more
Pakistan govt urges UK to reopen money laundering case against Altaf
Pakistan government has urged the British government to reopen the money laundering case against Altaf Hussain. Pakistan government has shown serious concerns over decision to drop the investigation against the Pakistani politician. In the latest developments, Pakistani government in a letter addressed to British Home Office that evidence gathered during the course... Read more
Taiwan economy rallies thanks to electronics demand
Taiwan´s economy notched up its best performance in almost two years in the final quarter of 2016, with strong demand for electronics offsetting a plunge in mainland tourists, according to official data released Wednesday. Growth was 2.58 percent year-on-year in the September-December period, the fastest expansion since the first-quarter... Read more
Abducted son of tribal elder Taj Achakzai recovered: ISPR
As a result of an intelligence-based operation conducted by Frontier Corps and police, the son of a tribal elder was recovered in injured condition from Roghani area on Tuesday. According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), the son of tribal elder Taj Achakzai was kidnapped from College Road Chaman... Read more
Pepsi Pakistan releases ‘Jee Lay Har Pal’ with brand ambassador Atif Aslam
Pepsi Pakistan has released  ‘Jee Lay Har Pal’ with Atif Aslam in an event in Lahore. Vice President (VP) & GM Pepsi Co Pakistan and Afghanistan, Jahanzeb Khan, while addressing said “Pepsi is enthusiastic about its collaboration with Atif Aslam and together we are proud to present the biggest anthem... Read more
All six aboard crashed Italian helicopter killed: Italian TV
A medical emergency helicopter carrying six people crashed in a mountainous area of central Italy on Tuesday and local television reported that all those aboard were killed. Video from the scene showed the front half of the helicopter completely destroyed on a snowy, fog-shrouded slope. The accident happened on... Read more
Trump expected to order temporary ban on refugees
President Donald Trump is expected to sign executive orders starting on Wednesday that include a temporary ban on most refugees and a suspension of visas for citizens of Syria and six other Middle Eastern and African countries, according to several congressional aides and immigration experts briefed on the matter.... Read more