Drone strike killed three in Kurram Agency
At least three people were killed in a drone strike at a hideout of Taliban commander in Kurram Agency ...
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...
Lal Shahbaz Qalandar death toll rises to 57
The death toll in Lal Shahbaz Qalandar’s shrine blast has risen to 57. At least 57 people were killed and more than 100 others were injured as a suspected suicide bomber set off his explosives in Sehwan City of Sindh’s Jamshoro district on Thursday evening. Deputy Commissioner Munawar Mahesar... Read more
Malaysia arrests third suspect in connection with murder of Kim Jong Nam
Malaysian police on Thursday detained a third suspect in connection with the murder of Kim Jong Nam, the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, an officer said. “He was detained to facilitate investigations as he is the boyfriend of the second suspect,” Selangor state police chief Abu... Read more
Rap superstar Kanye West presents hijab-wearing model on catwalk
Rap superstar turned designer Kanye West broke boundaries by putting a hijab-wearing Somali-American model on the New York catwalk Wednesday, unveiling a new, more adult Yeezy Season 5 collection. Halima Aden, 19, made her runway debut on day seven of New York fashion week at one of the hottest... Read more
Trudeau says Canada, EU must lead world economy
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Thursday that the whole world benefited from a strong European Union and that the bloc and his country needed to lead the international economy in challenging times. Trudeau told the European Parliament that the Union was an unprecedented model for peaceful cooperation... Read more
FIFA to encourage co-hosting for 2026 World Cup
The 2026 soccer World Cup could be split between up to four countries, FIFA President Gianni Infantino said on Thursday, announcing the organisation would encourage applications to co-host the tournament. “We will encourage co-hosting for the World Cup because we need FIFA to show we are reasonable and we... Read more
Pakistan to make debut in Asian Women’s Rugby Sevens
Pakistan’s women’s rugby team will make their international debut at the Asian Women’s Rugby Sevens in Laos this weekend, determined to succeed despite a lack of funding. Pakistan’s participation in the tournament, which includes sides from India, South Korea, Sri Lanka and the Philippines, is a “great honour”, rugby... Read more
COAS pays tribute to Shaheed Capt. Taha, Sepoy Kamran and Sepoy Mehtar
Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa has expressed grief over demise of Capt. Taha and 2 Sepoys who embraced martyrdom while an IED exploded on their convoy in Awaran, Balochistan. According to Inter Service Public Relations (ISPR), an IED exploded on Army convoy in Awaran,  Balochistan. 3... Read more
At least 30 killed in Lal Shahbaz Qalandar shrine blast
Over 30 people including women and children were martyred and over 100 sustained critical injuries in a suicide attack at the shrine of Sufi Saint Hazrat Lal Shahbaz Qalandar in Sehwan Sharife on Thursday. At the time of the blast, over thousands of people were gathered to see the performance.... Read more
COAS visits Mohmand and Bajaur Agencies
Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa visited Mohmand and Bajaur Agencies today, where he also met with troops and had interaction with tribal elders. According to Inter Service Public Relations (ISPR), COAS  also met the kins of those who embraced shahadat during yesterday’s terrorist attack at... Read more
PAF receives sixteen JF-17 Thunder jets
Pakistan Air-force hand over sixteen new JF-17 Thunder jets to 14-Squadron of Pakistan Air Force. A ceremony to hand over sixteen new JF-17 Thunder was held at Kamra Airbase on Thursday. Defence Minister Khawaja Asif attended the ceremony as chief guest. Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Sohail Amman... Read more
Momina Mustehsan all set for the ‘breakup Song’
Coke Studio sensation, singer and model Momina Mustehsan has finally confirmed that her engagement had been called off. Momina Mustehsan who become a star overnight  following her duet ‘Afreen’ in Coke Studio with Rahat Fateh Ali Khan. On Valentines days in a Twitter message, Momina made it official that her engagement has... Read more
Sri Lanka Navy chief calls on Army Chief Javed Bajwa
Vice Admiral RC Wijegunaratne, Commander Sri Lanka Navy on Thursday called on General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff (COAS). Sri Lanka Navy Chief and COAS during the meeting, discussed regional security issues and matters of professional interest. The visiting dignitary acknowledged the sacrifices and achievements of Pakistan... Read more
Six terrorists killed in Jahanian, weapons recovered
Six terrorists belonging to some banned organizations were killed in a shootout with Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) Multan, at Jahanian, tehsil of district Khanewal, late Wednesday night. The CTD Multan officials said the CTD team was working on a threat alert that terrorists were planning to launch attacks in... Read more
Trump blasts ‘criminal’ leaks by intelligence agencies, calls Flynn ‘wonderful’
U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday assailed what he said were illegal and “criminal” leaks from U.S. intelligence agencies in the controversy over contacts with Russian officials that forced his national security adviser Michael Flynn to resign. Speaking at a joint news conference with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu,... Read more