State Bank of Pakistan maintains discount rate at 5.75%
The State Bank of Pakistan has maintained the discount rate at 5.75% . The State Bank of Pakistan Governor...
Thoughtful Neymar photo sparks renewed PSG fever
Neymar´s decision to post a photo of himself in thoughtful contemplation sparked a fresh wave of speculation that he...
IK submits detail of income earned by playing cricket abroad
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chief Imran Khan has submitted to the Supreme Court details of his income earned playing around and...
Pak Suzuki announces to discontinue Cultus model
Pak Suzuki announced to discontinue sale of Cultus model from next month. According to a letter issued by  Pakistan Suzuki Motors Ltd, to the company’s authorized dealers on January 31, Suzuki Cultus would be discontinued from February 1, 2017. “We are discontinuing booking of Suzuki Cultus with effect from February... Read more
Nintendo returns to profit on mobile gaming
Nintendo Co Ltd on Tuesday reported its first quarterly profit in a year as its nascent mobile games division started to bring in revenue, though not enough to prevent weak console software sales dragging down its annual earnings forecast. The result comes just six weeks after the Japanese games... Read more
CPEC to provide job opportunities to over 700,000 people: Zubair Iqbal
Member Development and Communication, of Planning Commission, Dr. Zubair Iqbal Ghauri Tuesday said that CPEC project would provide employment opportunity to over 700,000 people. In an interview with Radio Pakistan, he said that China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project was not only confined to building roads but it is comprehensive... Read more
PM, President Abbas inaugurate new building of Palestinian embassy
Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas Tuesday inaugurated the newly constructed building of the Palestinian embassy here at the Diplomatic Enclave. Prime Minister Sharif and President Abbas jointly unveiled the plaque of the modern new Complex (Chancery and Ambassador Residence). Pakistan had donated the plot... Read more
Shyamalan´s ´Split´ tops box office for second weekend
“Split,” M Night Shyamalan´s thriller about a man with multiple personalities who abducts three teenage girls, topped the North American box office for a second weekend, industry figures showed Monday. The movie, starring James McAvoy and Anya Taylor-Joy, added $25.7 million for a cumulative total of $77.4 million, a... Read more
India urges ‘credible crackdown’ as Hafiz Saeed arrest
India Tuesday demanded Pakistan conduct a “credible crackdown” on militant groups after Hafiz Saeed was detained at a mosque in Lahore.“ Exercises such as yesterday’s orders against Hafiz Saeed and others have been carried out by Pakistan in the past also,” India’s foreign ministry said after the leader of... Read more
Detention of Hafiz Saeed a policy decision: DG ISPR
The house arrest of Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief Hafiz Saeed is a policy decision of state institutions. Director General (DG) Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), Major General Asif Ghafoor in a press conference on Tuesday said  that  “The state took the decision regarding house arrest of Hafiz Saeed in the national... Read more
Peshawar Blast : Roadside blast injured 8 in Peshawar
A roadside blast targeting a vehicle of the security forces left at-least eight people injured including three security personnel and five passengers of a public transport near Naguman area on Charsadda road. Senior Superintendent of Police Operations Peshawar, Sajjad Khan said the bomb was planted on a roadside in... Read more
Punjab, Sindh govt may ban Careem and Uber Services
Punjab Provincial Transport Authority on Monday has issued a notice to Uber and Careem over operating outside regulatory bounds in Lahore. Punjab Transport Authority in a notification to the Chief Traffic Officer of Lahore and to the Chief Executive Officer of the Lahore Transport Company stated that the two companies had... Read more
Ali Zafar launches anthem for Pakistan Super League
Pop singer Ali Zafar’s booming anthem for HBL Pakistan Super League (PSL) Ab Khel Jamay Ga comes to life with an official music video, directed by Soheb Akhar. This is the second time that Zafar has composed and sang the anthem for the league series, Gulf News reported. The singer will share the... Read more
Trump sacks top federal govt lawyer Sally Yates who defied ‘Muslim ban’
U.S. President Donald Trump fired the federal government’s top lawyer Sally Yates on Monday after she took the extraordinarily rare step of defying the White House and refused to defend new travel restrictions targeting seven Muslim-majority nations. Yates said late on Monday that the Justice Department would not defend... Read more