Chief of Mission Chinese Embassy visits ISPR
Mr Lijian Zhao Deputy Chief of Mission (DCM) Chinese Embassy visited ISPR today and interacted with DGISPR Major General...
KMC, Bahria Town sign MoU to lift garbage from Karachi
The Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC) and Bahria Town have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to lift garbage from...
Fire erupts in Islamabad’s ‘Sasta Bazaar’
Fire erupted in Islamabad’s ‘Sasta Bazaar’ on Wednesday morning. According to the Capital police, fire has erupted in clothing...
‘Game of Thrones’ actor Neil Fingleton dies at 36
“Game of Thrones” actor Neil Fingleton, who was named Britain’s tallest man, has died of suspected heart failure at 36, according to the London-based Tall Persons Club. Standing at 232.5 centimetres (seven feet and six inches), he was best known for his role of Mag The Mighty in an... Read more
Iran lifts ban on import of Pakistani kinnow: Khurram Dastgir
Ministry of Agriculture of Iran has lifted ban on import of Pakistani kinnow, Minister for Commerce Engineer Khurram Dastgir Khan on Monday said. The minister, in a statement said this year, fast progress will be made in trade between Pakistan and Iran. The minister said the relaxation in export... Read more
Imran Khan opposes holding PSL final in Lahore
PTI Chairman and former captain Imran Khan has shown his concerns to holding the final of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) in Lahore. PTI Chief, in an exclusive interview with ‘Samaa News’ anchorperson Nadeem Malik said, “God forbid, if any blast takes place in Lahore, there will be no... Read more
Google’s digital assistant comes to new Android phones
Alphabet Inc’s Google announced on Sunday that it will bring its digital assistant to smartphones running the latest versions of its Android operating system, vastly expanding its reach. The Google Assistant was limited to the technology company’s own products when it was released last fall, but it has steadily... Read more
Iran tests missiles in naval exercises
Iran´s navy has test-fired the latest versions of the Nasr and Dehlaviyeh missiles during military exercises in the Gulf, local media reported on Monday. “The latest naval cruise missile called Nasr was test-fired during Velayat 95 naval manoeuvres in the southern waters of the country,” said Defence Minister Hossein... Read more
PSL final to be held in Lahore, confirms CM Punjab
The final of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) – 2017 will be held in Lahore. The Punjab government has given the green signal following  a high-level security meeting in Lahore. Pakistan Cricket Board will officially make the announcement. Despite the doubts whether the PCB would hold the PSL final in Lahore... Read more
Milan’s fashion week wraps up with Armani’s expressive colors
Once again Italian designer Giorgio Armani stunned with bright and eloquent colors in his autumn and winter collection, wrapping up six days of catwalk shows at Milan’s Fashion week. As with his Emporio line, shown on Friday, the designer brought to life his creations with ruby and deep reds,... Read more
Taliban leader Mullah Abdul Salam killed in Afghanistan airstrike
After having been declared dead several times in the past, a senior Taliban commander has been killed in an air strike in northern Afghanistan, officials of the militant group confirmed on Monday. Mullah Abdul Salam Akhund, who commanded Taliban forces in Kunduz, was one of three fighters killed in... Read more
Daesh planning attacks in Britain – anti-terrorism lawyer
Daesh (IS) militants are planning “indiscriminate attacks on innocent civilians” in Britain on a scale similar to those staged by the Irish Republican Army 40 years ago, the head of the country’s new terrorism watchdog said. In an interview with the Sunday Telegraph published on Sunday, Max Hill, the... Read more
Mumtaz Qadri’s followers set to fete him as hero on first death anniversary
Pakistan has renewed its vow to root out extremism after a fresh wave of attacks, but a rose-covered shrine in Islamabad built by radicals to glorify a murderer sends a different message. Followers of Mumtaz Qadri are set to fete him as a hero at his tomb on Monday,... Read more
World Women’s Day to be observed on March 8
Like other countries of the world, ‘International Women’s Day’ will be observed in the country on March 8, to promote and protect women rights with a commitment. According to a report aired by a private news channel, the motive behind observing this day is to provide information to the... Read more
Mahershala Ali wins Oscar for ‘best supporting actor’
Heavily-backed favorite Mahershala Ali won the best supporting actor Oscar on Sunday for his portrayal of a drug dealer in coming-of-age drama “Moonlight”. A first-time nominee, the 43-year-old actor saw off competition from Britain´s Dev Patel, veteran US actors Jeff Bridges and Michael Shannon and newcomer Lucas Hedges. “I... Read more