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...
CM Sindh alleges Nawaz for ‘diverting’ Sindh gas to Punjab
Sindh Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah wrote in a letter to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif  for diversion of natural gas to the Punjab. ‘I am writing with reference to widely reported news related to provision of 97 natural gas projects worth more than Rs 37 billion, mostly located in... Read more
Habib Bank eyes opportunities connected with CPEC in Xinjiang
Habib Bank, one of the largest private banks in Pakistan which opened its branch in Urumqi, is eyeing opportunities connected with the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), a key component of the Belt and Road Initiative. Xinjiang is the starting point of the CPEC, which links the region with the... Read more
English cricket moves closer to setting up IPL rival
A new city-based Twenty20 tournament for English cricket intended to rival the Indian Premier League (IPL) and Australia’s Big Bash moved a step closer on Monday following a key presentation by the sport’s governing body. In a break with 130 years of tradition, none of England’s existing 18 counties... Read more