FIA forms team to probe JIT’s allegations against SECP
The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has formed a four-member team to probe the allegations of the Panama Joint Investigation...
Nauman Ansari appointed CEO of Bank Alfalah
The board of directors of Bank Alfalah Limited has appointed  Nauman Ansari, formerly CEO of Faysal Bank as new...
Gen (R) Raheel issued NOC as per rules: Sartaj
The Foreign Office spokesperson Sartaj Aziz on Wednesday clarified that the government issued no-objection certificate (NOC) to General (Retd)...
Pak Army killed Jamaat-ul-Ahrar commanders Qari Zubair, Ahrar
Pakistan Army has killed Lahore blast mastermind Hikmatyar alias Qari Zubair and Wajihullah alias Ahrar in the shelling at Afghan border.   In a suicide attack in Lahore last week claimed 13 lives including two high police officials. Both terrorists were affiliated to Jamaat-ul-Ahrar. Hikmatyar alias Qari Zubair was... Read more
Winning Powerball ticket worth $435 million sold in Indiana
A Powerball ticket sold in Indiana matched the winning numbers of a drawing on Wednesday for the game’s $435 million jackpot, one of the largest in the lottery’s history. The numbers drawn were 52, 10, 61, 28, and 13. The Powerball was 2. The winning ticket in Indiana is... Read more
Renshaw, Starc revive Australia in India Test
A gritty half-century from an ailing Matt Renshaw and some late Mitchell Starc fireworks pulled Australia back from the brink against a persistent Indian attack Thursday on the opening day of the first Test. The visitors, who elected to bat on what seemed a typical turning Indian wicket, were... Read more
COAS visits Siachen, GB, Goma and laid wreath at Yadgar -e – Shuhada of Gyari
Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa  on Thursday visited Siachen and laid wreath at Yadgar -e – Shuhada of Gyari. Addressing Army Jawans COAS said “We owe our independence to sacrifices of our Shuhada. Nothing is nobler than laying one’s life in defence of the motherland.,” Earlier... Read more
PTI leader Nadir Leghari joins PPP
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Sindh senior leader Nadir Leghari has decided to join Pakistan People’s Party (PPP). Nadir Leghari who is President of PTI Sindh and the chairman of Insaf Professionals Forum-Sindh. Leghari joined PTI in 2010, was elected president of Prior joining PTI Leghari was part of PML(Q) led government in 2002 in... Read more
Verizon to offer 5G to select customers in 11 US cities
Verizon Communications Inc said on Wednesday it would offer its high-speed wireless 5G network to certain customers in 11 U.S. cities in the first half of 2017. Verizon will begin pilot testing 5G “pre-commercial services” in cities, including Atlanta, Dallas, Denver, Houston, Miami, Seattle and Washington, D.C. The company... Read more
Pakistan Railways Mobile App set to facilitate passengers
Pakistan Railways’ latest initiative to launch mobile application to reserve seats of their choice without visiting their local reservation offices will facilitate the passengers a lot, an official said on Thursday. “In addition to being able for reservation of seats on 48 trains, passengers can get information regarding arrival,... Read more
Late David Bowie honored with two wins at BRIT Awards
Late music icon David Bowie was the big winner at the BRITs in London on Wednesday, taking the British male solo artist and album of the year prizes at the UK’s top music awards. Bowie, a pop chameleon who won legions of fans with his ground-breaking music, released his... Read more
Australia win toss, bat in India Test
Australia captain Steve Smith won the toss and elected to bat against India in the first Test in Pune on Thursday. The visitors have opted for just two spinners in Steve O’Keefe and Nathan Lyon in the playing XI on what seems like a typical turning Indian track. “It’s... Read more
Four killed as Indian army convoy ambushed in held Kashmir
A woman and three soldiers were killed on Thursday when suspected militants ambushed an army convoy in Indian-held Kashmir, police said. The soldiers were returning from a search operation when they were attacked, injuring six, three of whom later died, police said. They said that the civilian woman was... Read more
SC reserves verdict in Panamagate case
The Supreme Court of Pakitsan on Wednesday reserved its verdict in the ongoing Panamagate case. Five-member bench, headed by Justice Asif Saeed Khosa heard the case on daily basis. The other bench members are Justice Ejaz Afzal, Justice Gulzar Ahmed, Justice Sheikh Azmat Saeed and Justice Ijaz ul Ahsan.... Read more
Seven killed, 15 injured in Lahore DHA Z block blast
At least seven people were killed and 15 injured in a powerful explosion in Z-Block in DHA Lahore on Thursday. According to initial details, the explosion occurred in Z-Block in DHA Lahore area in which seven people were killed and fifteen were injured. The blast took place in a... Read more