Pakistan wins first gold medal in Asian Indoor Games
Pakistan Saturday took off with a flying start winning a gold, a silver and four bronze medals on the...
The Tubby Tyrant Strikes Again!
“Missile, Missile, Missile” screamed the radio stations and the TV channels as Japanese families woke up one early morning...
Polling under way in NA-120
Polling for the NA-120 by-election in 220 polling stations in Lahore commenced at 8am on Sunday. The seat fell vacant...
Charlize Theron joins ‘Fast and Furious’ series
Fast car chases, daring stunts and explosions return to the big screen in the eighth installment of the “Fast and Furious” racing film franchise and Oscar winner Charlize Theron joins the cast with her own “badass jet”. “The Fate of the Furious” sees lead character Dominic Toretto, played by... Read more
CM Sindh urges parents not to support kids using unfair means in exams
Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah urged parents not to encourage children are going to appear in the forthcoming matriculation and intermediate examinations from using unfair means in the examinations. Shah while presiding over a meeting to evolve in a strategy for taking preventive measures against using unfair means in... Read more
Muslim envoys in Pakistan agree to end blasphemy online
Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan Friday said distortion of religious beliefs and sacrilege of holy personalities of any religion is  intolerable. Chairing a meeting of the ambassadors of the Islamic countries, he said no law permits showing disrespect or distortion of any religion, a press release said. The meeting... Read more
Aussie skipper Smith rubs noses with Dalai Lama
Australian skipper Steve Smith revealed Friday his team held a relaxing session with the Dalai Lama where they learnt about keeping their cool, just a day ahead of the high-pressure series decider against India. Smith has been in the centre of a controversy after his opposite number Virat Kohli... Read more
COAS visits LOC in Kel Sector, forward post at Sharda
Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Monday visited Line of control (LOC) in Kel Sector and forward post at Sharda. According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) press release, General Officer Commanding Murree Major General Azhar Abbas briefed him on situation along LOC and Ceasefire... Read more
Syria army retakes Damascus areas from rebels
Syrian government troops on Friday recaptured all points taken by rebels in a surprise offensive launched late last week in the east of the capital Damascus, state media said. “The army has retaken all the areas infiltrated by the terrorists in the area between the Jobar and Qabun neighbourhoods…... Read more
Naked people slaughter a sheep at Auschwitz death camp
Fourteen men and women in their twenties on Friday slaughtered a sheep and took their clothes off at the former Nazi German death camp Auschwitz-Birkenau, according to the museum at the site in southern Poland. The individuals aged 20 to 27 — whose identities, nationalities and motives are unknown... Read more
NAB never take action against Asif Ali Zardari: Imran Khan
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chairman Imran Khan lambasted  the National Accountability Bureau (NAB)  and said that NAB will not take action against Asif Ali Zardari as chairman NAB was appointed by Nawaz Sharif and Zardari. PTI Chief while speaking to media said that Qatari letter was submitted in the Supreme Court to... Read more
Twitter explores subscription-based option for first time
Twitter is considering whether to build a premium version of its popular Tweetdeck interface aimed at professionals, the company said on Thursday, raising the possibility that it could collect subscription fees from some users for the first time. Like most other social media companies, Twitter since its founding 11... Read more
West Indies look to revive fortunes against depleted Pakistan
World champions West Indies will be seeking to erase the recent memory of a pitiful showing in the United Arab Emirates when they commence a T20 International series against Pakistan at Kensington Oval in Barbados on Sunday. With their strife-torn squad obliterated in all three matches at the start... Read more
ECP signs pact for biometrics verification of voters
Election Commission of Pakistan has signed a contract with Secure Tech Consultancy (Pvt) Limited for supply of biometrics verification system of voters to elect the members of national and provincial assemblies. The contract required the delivery of the biometrics verification system and 100 devices to be used as pilot... Read more