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...
Pakistan’s middle class soars as stability returns
Pakistan has developed something in recent years: a burgeoning middle class that is fueling economic growth and bolstering a fragile democracy. The transformation is evident in Jamil Abbas, a tailor of women’s clothing whose 15 years of work has paid off with two children in a private school and... Read more
Indian allocates Rs 2.74 lakh crore towards defence spending
India allocated Rs 2.74 lakh crore towards defence expenditure for the next financial year. Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley unveiled annual budget announced allocation of Rs 2.74 lakh crore towards defence expenditure for the next financial year. The figure excludes money spent on pension payments. What it does, however,... Read more
CPI based inflation rises 3.66 pc in January
Consumer Price Index (CPI) on year on year basis during January 2017 witnessed an increase of 3.66 per cent as compared to same month of last year. On month on month basis the inflation was recorded at 0.18 percent in January 2017 as compared to December 2017, Asif Bajwa,... Read more
PM gifts rare breed horse to Emir of Qatar
The Prime Minister of Pakistan, Nawaz Sharif has gifted a rare breed horse to Emir of Qatar. According to notification issued for the flight clearance , a C-130 plane transported the top breed horse along with a 13-member delegation of Pakistan government. The documents reveal that it was a special... Read more
Nisar takes notice of FIR against bloggers
Minister for Interior and Narcotics Control, Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan on Wednesday took notice of a report regarding registration of FIR against bloggers under blasphemy laws by Federal Investigation Agency (FIA). In a statement issued here, he said how was it possible that FIA registered a case against someone... Read more
Chahal sinks England as India clinch series 2-1
Leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal claimed six wickets to demolish  England and hand India a 75-run series-clinching win in the third and final Twenty20 international in Bangalore on Wednesday. Chahal recorded his T20 best of 6-25 to help skittle out England for 127 in 16.3 overs. The visitors, chasing 203, lost... Read more
Toronto filmmaker Rob Stewart disappears diving off Florida coast
The Canadian documentary filmmaker and conservationist Rob Stewart disappeared while diving off Florida’s southern coast during the filming of a movie about sharks, the US Coast Guard reported Wednesday. Stewart, 37, vanished Tuesday afternoon during a dive with three of his crew members at the Alligator Reef coral reef,... Read more
Trump travel ban not anti-Islam:  UAE minister
US President Donald Trump’s travel ban on citizens of seven Muslim-majority nations is not anti-Islam, the United Arab Emirates foreign minister said on Wednesday. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed al-Nahyan, whose country like neighbouring Saudi Arabia is a close ally of Washington, said it was “wrong to say” that the... Read more
No need of endorsement from India over Hafiz Saeed: Spokesperson
Reacting to the statement of Ministry of External Affairs, India, regarding detention of Hafiz Muhammad Saeed, Spokesperson of the Interior Ministry Wednesday said Pakistan does not need any certification or endorsement from India over the recent actions it has taken in relation to Hafiz Saeed. The Spokesperson said that... Read more
COAS visits Sialkot, recalls days of his commission as 2nd Lt
Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Wednesday visited 16 Baloch Regiment at Sialkot Cantonment, where he was commissioned as Second Lt. Both, the COAS and his father have commanded this Battalion, Inter Services Public Relations here stated. General Qamar Javed Bajwa spent the day with serving... Read more