Pakistan celebrates modest Eid amid gloom over Bahawalpur tragedy
Pakistan offered Namaz-e-Eid Ul Fitar early Monday morning amid gloom over Bahawalpur tragedy and recent terror attack in Quetta...
5.5 magnitude earthquake hits north-eastern region; no casualties
A 5.5 magnitude earthquake hits north-eastern region early Monday morning. Citizens in Lahore, Islamabad, Peshawar, and surrounding areas in...
Boat in Colombia carrying 150 tourists goes down in reservoir: Air Force
A boat carrying some 150 tourists on a reservoir in Colombia went down late Sunday night, the air force...
South Korea impeached ex-president leaves Blue House
South Korea´s impeached ex-president Park Geun-Hye left the Blue House Sunday, issuing an apology for not completing her full term as she arrived back at her private residence. Park vacated the presidential complex, accompanied by tight security, two days after the Constitutional Court verdict removing her from office over... Read more
Brazilian envoy vows to enhance trade relations with Pakistan
Ambassador of Brazil Claudio Lins on Sunday said that Pakistan and Brazil have huge potential to boost trade and business ties and urged for enhancing the trade volume between both of the countries. Pakistan’s exports with Brazil is just $71 million, which was very low with seventh largest economy... Read more
Pakistan Army inducts advanced Chinese air defence system
Pakistan Army has inducted an advanced Chinese made LY-80 (LOMADS) Surface to Air missile defence system. According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff (COAS), was  the chief guest at the Induction Ceremony, held at Army Auditorium. LY-80 is a Chinese mobile Air... Read more
‘Sharapova should start from bottom´
Maria Sharapova´s planned return from a 15-month drugs ban at Stuttgart next month is “disrespectful” to other WTA players, former world number one Caroline Wozniacki said Saturday. The tournament will already be underway when five-time Grand Slam champion Sharapova´s suspension ends on April 26, and she´ll play her first... Read more
Marlon Samuels wants to join Pakistan Army
West Indian cricketer and Peshawar Zalmi player Marlon Samuels applaud Pakistan Army  and chief of Army Staff  Qamar Javed Bajwa for security arrangements for the Pakistan Super League final in Lahore. In a video message shared by the Peshawar Zalmi’s owner, Javed Afridi, Samuel said “Security was top class, you... Read more
COAS briefed on security of Chinese working on CPEC, non CPEC projects
Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Saturday visited the headquarters of Special Security Division (SSD) responsible for security of Chinese on China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) and non CPEC projects. The COAS was given a detailed briefing on Integrated Security Mechanism led by the SSD,... Read more
Wenger still not decided about his future with Arsenal
Arsene Wenger revealed he hasn’t ruled out extending his Arsenal reign after his side eased the pressure on the troubled boss with a 5-0 FA Cup quarter-final win over minnows Lincoln. Wenger has faced calls for his resignation from angry Arsenal fans this week and there were more protests... Read more
LEAs, police arrest 14, including Two foreigners in overnight Karachi operation
Law enforcement agencies (LEAs) and police in a joint operations in different areas of the city and apprehended a dozen suspects including foreigners. According to initial reports, a team of 150 LEAs personnel launched a grand operation in Jamali Goth on a tip-off about presence of criminal elements, which... Read more
Protests in Rotterdam over Turkish rally ban
More than 1,000 people waving Turkish flags gathered on the street leading to the consulate, AFP correspondents saw, as tensions rocketed over rallies abroad to help Ankara gain backing for an April referendum vote. There was a large police presence, but the crowd, many also sporting badges with the... Read more