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...
US drops ´Mother Of All Bombs´ in Afghanistan
The United States dropped a massive GBU-43 bomb, the largest non-nuclear bomb it has ever used in combat, in eastern Afghanistan on Thursday against a series of caves used by Daesh militants, the military said. It was the first time the United States has used this size of bomb... Read more
Aseefa lambasts Khursheed Shah over derogatory remarks against women in NA
Asifa Bhutto Zardari lambasted leader of the opposition in National Assembly,  senior PPP leader Khursheed Shah over derogatory remarks against women on the floor of National Assembly. Asifa demanded Khursheed Shah to issue an apology to his female counterparts for his derogatory remarks against women in the National Assembly. Asifa took... Read more
Corps Commanders vow not to compromise on anti-Pakistan sentiments
Corps Commanders’ Conference held at General Headquarters Rawalpindi today. Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa presided. According to Inter Services Public Relation (ISPR) press release, Corp Commanders reviewed national security environment and recent developments in the region. Forum reviewed progress of operation Radd-ul-Fasaad and provision of... Read more
Chinese investors complete deal to buy Italy soccer club AC Milan
Italian former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi finalised his troubled sale of soccer club AC Milan to a Chinese-led consortium on Thursday, a 740-million-euro ($788 million) deal that tightens China´s grip on the game in Italy. The deal, the biggest Chinese investment in a European club, follows retail giant Suning... Read more
I worked on orders of Asif Ali Zardari: Uzair Baloch
Uzair Baloch has confessed that he directly worked on the orders of Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari. Uzair in his statement said that he had forcibly vacated 30 to 40 bungalows and apartments near Bilawal House in Karachi on instruction of Asif Ali Zardari and provided assistance to Awais Muzaffar... Read more
Coppola, Haneke, Haynes films in lineup for Cannes
Sofia Coppola´s Civil War thriller “The Beguiled” starring Nicole Kidman and “Happy End” by Austria´s Michael Haneke starring French icon Isabelle Huppert are among the 18 films picked to compete in Cannes, organisers said Thursday. Also in the running at the 70th anniversary edition of the festival will be... Read more
Putin says US-Russia ties worse since Trump took office
Levels of trust between Moscow and Washington have deteriorated since US President Donald Trump took office, Russian President Vladimir Putin said in an interview broadcast on Wednesday. Asked about relations since Trump became president, Putin said, according to a transcript of the interview released by the Kremlin: “One could say... Read more