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...
Trump effect:´Doomsday Clock´ moves closer to midnight
Comments by US President Donald Trump on nuclear weapons and climate change have helped make the world less safe, the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists warned Thursday, moving its symbolic “Doomsday Clock” 30 seconds closer to midnight. The clock — which serves as a metaphor for how close humanity... Read more
Israeli police grill Netanyahu for a third time
Israeli police on Friday grilled Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at his Jerusalem residence in a third round of questioning over corruption suspicions, local media said. Public radio said at midday (1000 GMT) that questioning was in its third hour and expected to focus on suspicions of unlawfully receiving gifts... Read more
Muhammad Zubair favourite candidate to be Sindh Governor
Chairman Privatization Commission, Muhammad Zubair has becomes the most favourite candidate to be appointed Sindh Governor. According to sources, Muhamamd Zubair has been tipped as Governor Sindh by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. Zubair is expected to take oath as the governor in next few days. Muhammad Zubair is serving as... Read more
Agha Khan hospital initiates investigation after a video accusing killing a father goes viral
Aga Khan University Hospital Pakistan has initiated an investigation following a video went viral on Social Media on  about a man claiming that his father had passed away due to the carelessness of the staff at . According to the family members of the deceased, the hospital had administered the... Read more
Sanjay Leela Bhansali slapped, beaten on Padmavati sets in Jaipur
Sanjay Leela Bhansali has been  slapped and manhandled during the Padmavati shoot in Jaipur. According to ‘India.com’, Karni Sena group led the attack on  Sanjay Leela Bhansali for portraying the Rajput princess in a bad light. The shocking incident took place when members of the Rajput Karni Sena vandalized the... Read more
Inzamam hints for major changes in Pakistan team
Pakistan cricket team’s chief selector Inzamam-ul-Haq has indicated a major overhaul in Pakistan cricket team. Speaking to media, Inzamam-ul-Haq said, “He does not want to name anyone, but the team needs major changes.” Defending the inclusion of Muhammad Hafeez in One Day squad, the chief selector said, “Hafeez was... Read more
Trump to speak Saturday with Putin, Merkel and Hollande
US President Donald Trump will hold telephone talks Saturday with Russian President Vladimir Putin, French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel, the White House said Friday. Trump is hosting British Prime Minister Theresa May at the White House on Friday to discuss post-Brexit trade ties and inject... Read more
COAS approves Army deployment to conduct 6th population census
Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa has approved a plan to support conduct of 6th Population and Housing Census. According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), up to 200,000 troops will take part in the process while continuing other security responsibilities. Pakistan Bureau of Statistics had... Read more
Pakistan builds 1500 Tons Maritime Patrol Vessel
Keel Laying Ceremony of 1500 Tons Maritime Patrol Vessel (MPV) being built for Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA) was held at Karachi Shipyard & Engineering Works Ltd (KS&EW) on 27 Jan 2017. Federal Minister for Defence Production, Rana Tanveer Hussain, graced the occasion as Chief Guest. 1500 Tons MPV... Read more
German Ambassador to Pakistan applauses Pakistan Army’s achievements
German Ambassador to Pakistan, Ina Lepel, met Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa at GHQ today. The statement issued by Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) said, matters of mutual interest including regional security issues were discussed during the meeting. Ina Lepel acknowledged Pakistan Army’s achievements in... Read more
Indian governor V. Shanmuganathan resigns after womanising claims
The governor of an Indian state has resigned after dozens of his staff signed a petition calling for his removal, alleging that he is a serial womaniser. V. Shanmuganathan, 67, handed in his notice as governor of Meghalaya late Thursday after the petition went viral on the internet and... Read more