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...
Modi blames Pakistan for deadly rail crash in Uttar Pradesh
India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi blamed a deadly train crash that killed 148 people last November on Pakistan as he campaigned for a key state election on Friday. Narendra Modi claimed police had found evidence of sabotage in the disaster last November, when a crowded passenger train derailed in... Read more
Sharjeel, Latif confess contact with bookie: PCB Chairman
Pakistan Cricket Board Chairman Shehryar Khan claimed that Pakistan’s opening batsman Khalid Latif and Sharjeel Khan, have confessed to be in contact with the bookie. Sherhyar Khan who appeared before the Senate body on Friday told the senate body members that Sharjeel during the in-camera briefing confessed to have played two dot balls... Read more
SHC rejects Sharjeel Memon’s bail extension plea
Sindh High Court has rejected bail extension application of former Sindh information minister Sharjeel Inam Memon. Memon’s counsel had requested for an extension in bail till February 26. Memon’s counsel claimed that Memon is currently under treatment in Dubai and will return Pakistan on February 27. As and evidence, the counsel... Read more
SAFTS training plane crashes in Faisalabad, kills instructor, trainee pilot
A training aircraft crashed in Faisalabad on Friday, killing the instructor and the trainee pilot. According to Airport Security Force (ASF), a Shaheen Air Flying Training School aircraft  crashed resulting the flight instructor and a trainee pilot crashed near Samanabad area of Faisalabad. Injured trainee pilot Muaaz and flight instructor... Read more
Pakistan welcomes Turkey’s desire to join CPEC
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said that Pakistan would welcome Turkey to join the CPEC. Interacting with the media persons in Ankara, Turkey on Friday, he said Central Asian states and Turkey together could bring a boost to the CPEC. He said our future vision focuses on establishing linkages... Read more
Karachi police killed two ‘Daesh militants’
Karachi police killed two Daesh affiliated militants in Manghopir area on Friday. According to SSP West Karachi, Nasir Aftab, the police came under attack during an intelligence based operation in Manghopir. One policeman received injuries, two  militants were killed. SSP West also claimed that a hit list that included... Read more
CTD killed 6 militants in Muzaffargarh
The Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) on Friday morning gunned down six alleged militants in Muzaffargarh. According to details, in a intelligence based operation in the Patti Sultan Mahmood area CTD killed six alleged militants while three of them managed to escape. CTD has also recovered five hand grenades, four rifles,... Read more
‘La La Land’ set to win big at Oscars
The Hollywood awards season reaches its glittering climax at the Oscars on Sunday with “La La Land,” a starry-eyed love letter to the glamour of Old Hollywood, tipped for glory. Millions of viewers around the world will tune in for Tinseltown’s biggest night, with Damien Chazelle’s romantic musical pinning... Read more
Labour beats UKIP to win by-election in Brexit bastion
Britain’s Labour party on Friday beat UKIP to win a by-election in the Brexit bastion of Stoke-on-Trent, holding onto its seat while awaiting the results of a second battle against the ruling Conservatives. Labour’s Gareth Snell won the election by 7,853 votes to 5,233 for Paul Nuttall, leader of... Read more
Veteran actor Farooq Zameer passes away
TV actor Farooq Zameer passed away on Thursday after a protracted illness. Accordingly to ‘ARY News’ The veteran  TV actor had been suffering from breathing problems for six months. Farooq Zameer started his career with Pakistan Television in the 90s, his famous drama serials include ‘Rani’, ‘Gurya’ and ‘Suraagh... Read more