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...
NZ Roxy Cinema hosts 24-hour cinema treat for Harry Potter fans
The Roxy Cinema in Miramar hosted a Harry Potter movie marathon featuring all eight films complete with snacks and meals in 24 hours from March 25 to 26. The marathon weekend began at the Roxy Cinema in Miramar at 1.30pm on Saturday, featured all eight films, from the 2001 hit... Read more
Trump, after stinging defeat, promises a ‘great’ health plan
President Donald Trump sought Saturday to put a good face on his most stinging political setback yet, declaring that Obamacare would collapse and vowing to develop a “great” replacement. “ObamaCare will explode and we will all get together and piece together a great healthcare plan for THE PEOPLE. Do... Read more
Population census in 63 districts to conclude tomorrow
The population and household count in the first block of the phase one under the 6th population and housing census in sixty-three districts across the country would conclude on Monday. The homeless people in the first block will be counted on Tuesday. The First Block of the First Phase... Read more
Sharjeel Memon to address public gathering in Hyderabad
Former Sindh minister and Pakistan People’s Party leader Sharjeel Memon will address a public gathering on Sunday.  Memon had returned Pakistan last week after two years in self-exile for facing various corruption references against him filed by the National Accountability Bureau. Memon was arrested at the Islamabad airport but... Read more
Vettel masters Hamilton to win Australian Grand Prix
Sebastian Vettel out-manoeuvred Lewis Hamilton and the world champion Mercedes team with a stunning victory in the season-opening Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne on Sunday. Vettel won by almost 10 seconds from Hamilton and Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas in a commanding victory of tactics and superior speed around the... Read more
Pakistan, West Indies to play first T20 tonight
The first Twenty20 match between Pakistan and West Indies will be contested at Barbados on Sunday night. Pakistan and West Indies have only played four T20 and Pakistan have won the 3 matches and West Indies have only won one. The green shirts have practised hard and will be... Read more
Uber grounds self-driving cars after accident
Uber has grounded its fleet of self-driving cars pending an investigation into the crash of an Uber autonomous vehicle in Arizona, a spokesperson for the car-hailing service said Sunday. No one was seriously injured in the accident which occurred Friday in Tempe, Arizona while the vehicle — a Volvo... Read more
Thousands march in London against looming Brexit
Tens of thousands of pro-EU protesters took to London´s streets Saturday, in defiance of the terror threat, to mark the bloc´s 60th anniversary just days before Brexit begins. Organisers said around 80,000 people had joined the march calling for Britain to stay in the European Union, even as Prime... Read more
Qari Yasin killed in Afghanistan
Senior Al-Qaeda operative Qari Yasin killed in an airstrike in eastern Afghanistan. United States Defence Secretary James Mattis had confirmed that Yasin has been killed in a drone strike in the in Barmal district of Paktika province while travelling in a vehicle along with three companions on March 19.... Read more
FIA arrests Sialkoti girl under Cyber Crimes Act
Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on Saturday arrested a girl in Sialkot on charges of blackmailing a man on social media. According to local news channel ‘Samaa News’ the complaint was lodged against Sadia Mirza, a resident of Sialkot, for blackmailing on Facebook. Sadia Mirza has also been accused of blackmailing Ahsan... Read more