Iran’s Mahan Air to launch Tehran-Lahore flights from Dec 18
Iran’s Mahan Air has announced two weekly flights between Tehran and Lahore from December 18. According to Iranian state...
Modric latest La Liga player to be accused of tax fraud
Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric has been accused by Spanish prosecutors of tax fraud of up to 870,728 euros...
North Korea tests most advanced missile yet; US mainland in range
North Korea test fired its most advanced intercontinental ballistic yet on Wednesday, putting the US mainland within range and...
Facebook Murder Suspect Steve Stephens Commits Suicide
Facebook murder suspect Steve Stephens is reportedly dead. Pennsylvania State Police were “in pursuit of white Ford Fusion” in Erie Tuesday morning when the suspect shot himself, Fox 8‘s Nicholas A. Kovach reported. Shortly after, Pennsylvania State Police confirmed that Stephens had died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Steve... Read more
Ohio man who uploaded murder video on Facebook eludes nationwide manhunt
A shooter who murdered an elderly man in Ohio and then uploaded a video of the crime on Facebook remained on the loose Tuesday as authorities pursued tips from as far away as Texas. Despite a $50,000 reward, police appeared no closer to apprehending the suspect, 37-year-old Steve Stephens,... Read more
Allegation of employing proxies from Pakistan’s soil rejected
Pakistan strongly rejects allegations of employing proxies from its soil, Director General (DG) Inter Services Public Relations Major General Asif Ghafoor here Tuesday Tweeted. Referring to the meeting of the United States (US) national security adviser with Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa held on Monday,... Read more
Action against foreigners entering Pakistan without valid visas under law ordered
The Ministry of Interior on Tuesday decided that after suspension of landing permits, all foreigners entering Pakistan without valid visas or without completing immigration process, would be proceeded against under law, which could include arrest and prosecution. The decision was taken during a meeting here, which was chaired by... Read more
Turkey police helicopter crash kills 12
A Turkish police helicopter crashed on Tuesday in a mountainous region in the east of the country, killing 12 people on board including police officers and a judge, the interior minister said. Speaking to journalists in a televised statement, Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu said the crash was an “accident... Read more
Orbital to launch cargo to space station Tuesday
A rocket packed with food and supplies for the astronauts living at the International Space Station is scheduled to blast off Tuesday from a NASA launch pad. The unmanned Cygnus cargo ship, nestled atop an Atlas V rocket, is poised for take off during a 30-minute launch window beginning... Read more
Netflix growth misses mark despite strong earnings
Netflix subscriber growth missed its mark in the first quarter of this year, but the on-demand television star expects to hit the 100-million milestone this weekend. Along with posting strong earnings on Monday, US-based Netflix reported a net increase of 4.95 million subscribers, most of those overseas where it... Read more
Malala Yousafzai´s mother shares her journey of resilience
The mother of Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai said she hopes to devote more time to helping others get an education in her first major interview since her daughter was shot by the Taliban for defying its ban on girls´ schooling in Pakistan. Toor Pekai Yousafzai has largely stayed out... Read more
Supreme Court to announce Panama Leaks verdict on April 20
The Supreme Court announced Tuesday that it would read out the much-awaited Panama Leaks verdict on April 20. According to details, Panama case has been included in the Supreme Court cause list according to which the verdict is to be announced on Thursday, April 20 at 2pm. The Supreme... Read more
WB projects macroeconomic indicators to grow in future
The World Bank has projected the growth of Pakistan’s industrial sector at 7.7 per cent by 2019. According to the twice-a-year South Asia Economic Focus report, the growth of industrial sector by the end of current fiscal year is estimated to remain at 6.1 per cent in Fiscal Year... Read more
Brighton promoted to Premier League
Brighton and Hove Albion were promoted to the Premier League as goals from Glenn Murray and Solly March secured a 2-1 win over Wigan Athletic in the Championship on Monday. Brighton’s rise to the top flight was confirmed after Huddersfield Town were held to a 1-1 draw at Derby... Read more
5.5 magnitude earthquake jolts Punjab, KPK and Gilgit Baltistan
A magnitude 5.5 earthquake jolted major cities of Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Gilgit-Baltistan early Tuesday. Tremors were felt in several cities including Lahore, Islamabad, Nowshera and Ghizer Valley. People came out of their houses in search of safer places. The earthquake struck at 4:05 am, according to the seismological center.... Read more