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...
Full dress rehearsal of Pakistan Day parade
The full dress rehearsal of Pakistan Day parade is underway at Shakarparian Parade Ground in Islamabad. Foot columns of Army, Navy, Pakistan Air Force, Frontier Corps, Northern Light Infantry, Mujahid Force and other services are participating in the rehearsal. Scores of fighter aircraft of PAF, Pakistan Navy and helicopters... Read more
Dawson double darkens Arsenal Premier League gloom
Arsenal fans again rounded on under-fire manager Arsene Wenger as defender Craig Dawson scored twice in a comprehensive 3-1 Premier League victory for West Bromwich Albion on Saturday. Dawson headed home from corners either side of half-time to book-end the goalscoring action in West Brom’s eighth win in their... Read more
Pak Army foiled attack at Khyber Agency checkpost, 3 terrorists killed
Pakistan Army foiled a terror attack on check-posts near Khyber Agency and killed three suspected terrorists. Sources informed that armed terrorists tried to attack Pakistani check-posts from across the border, which was effectively foiled by the security forces. In retaliatory fire by the forces, at least three attackers were killed.... Read more
Woman killed in unprovoked firing by Indian forces
A woman was killed in firing by Indian Border Security Forces along the Line of Control (LoC) on Saturday. According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), the Indian forces violated the ceasefire agreement once again and resorted to unprovoked firing at Pakistani villages along the villages, thus killing an... Read more
Egypt’s Sisi to visit US in first week of April: newspaper
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi will make his first state visit to Washington during the first week of April at the invitation of U.S. President Donald Trump, Egyptian state-owned newspaper Al-Ahram reported on Sunday. The trip will be Sisi’s first U.S. state visit since being elected president in 2014... Read more
Rock´n´roll pioneer Chuck Berry dead at 90
Chuck Berry, who duck-walked his way into the pantheon of rock´n´roll as one of its most influential guitarists and the creator of raucous anthems that defined its early sound and heartbeat, died on Saturday at his Missouri home. He was 90.Police in St. Charles County, outside St.Louis, said emergency responders called to Berry´s home... Read more
Muhammad Ali’s death anniversary on 19th
The 11th death anniversary of famous film star Muhammad Ali will be observed on Sunday (March 19). The widow of Muhammad Ali, Zeba, has arranged Quran Khawani for the departed soul at her residence in DHA here. Muhammad Ali was born in Rampur (India) on April 19,1930 and died... Read more
NAB releases Sharjeel Memon after investigation
National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has released a senior leader of Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Sharjeel Inam Memon after the investigation on Saturday night following his arrival at Islamabad airport. Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) had detained the former Provincial Minister for Information Sharjeel Memon over corruption allegations from Islamabad airport.... Read more
Russia-backed Crimea chief says Putin should be president for life
The Russian-backed prime minister of Crimea said on Saturday that Vladimir Putin should be made president of Russia for life and that the Soviet Union would never have collapsed had Putin been in charge. Sergei Aksyonov, marking the third anniversary of the day he signed off on Russia´s annexation of the Ukrainian... Read more
PPP leader Sharjeel Memon arrested in Islamabad
Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) senior leader Sharjeel Inam Memon has been arrested on Saturday night at Islamabad Airport. According to details, the former Provincial Information Minister Sharjeel Memon was taken into custody by Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) when he was returning to Pakistan from Dubai. The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) had filed a corruption... Read more