Judiciary do not want a confrontation: CJP
Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Justice Mian Saqib Nisar said that the judiciary did not want a confrontation with...
In Mexican cartel country, priests have uneasy ties with narcos
When 15 armed men descended on his church last year demanding a blessing, Father Jesus Mendoza asked them to...
PML-N issues new tickets for the Senate elections
The Pakistan Muslim League–Nawaz (PML-N) issued new tickets for the Senate elections following the Supreme Court’s ruling in the Elections...
Thai man murders child, kills himself on Facebook Live
A man in Phuket filmed himself killing his child and then himself on Facebook Live, Thai police said Tuesday, the latest example of the social network’s live-streaming function being used to broadcast grisly crimes. Officers on the southern resort island said they were alerted to the video by friends... Read more
Iran nuclear deal under review as uncertainty grows
Iran and major powers met Tuesday in Vienna to review adherence to their 2015 nuclear deal as uncertainty grows about the landmark accord’s future under US President Donald Trump. The regular quarterly meeting was expected to hear, as Washington confirmed last week, that Iran is sticking to its side... Read more
Pakistani-American makes large investment in Detroit’s automotive sector
US auto parts maker Flex-N-Gate owned by Pakistani-American Shahid Khan will build a plant in Detroit in what local officials described on Monday as the first new investment by an automotive supplier in decades for Motor City, the cradle and former beating heart of the car industry. “This is... Read more
‘Furious 8’ leaves competition in the dust
Universal’s “The Fate of the Furious” topped the North American box office for a second weekend, industry data showed, taking $38.4 million as it closed in on $1 billion worldwide. The eighth installment in the high-octane series starring Vin Diesel and Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson shattered records on its... Read more
Four TTP terrorists executed in KPK jail
4 hardcore terrorists, who were involved in committing heinous offences relating to terrorism, including killing of innocent civilians, attacking Armed Forces of Pakistan and Law Enforcement Agencies have been executed at a jail in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa(KPK). According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) press release, all four convicts were... Read more
14 killed, several injured in Kurram Agency blast
At least 14 people were killed and several others were injured when a passenger van hit a landmine in Godar area of tribal Kurram Agency on Tuesday morning. Shahid Ali Khan, assistant political agent for Kurram Agency in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) while talking to media said “Ten... Read more
Dawnleaks Inquiry: Committee holds Tariq Fatemi, Pervaiz Rashid and Rao Tehseen responsible
Dawn-leaks Committee has recommended to remove PM’s aide on Foreign Affairs Tariq Fatemi and Rao Tehseen from their posts. According to local news channel “Geo News”, the committee, headed by Justice (retd) Aamer Raza Khan, has now recommended removal of Tariq Fatemi and Rao Tehseen. The inquiry committee comprised... Read more
Karachi Rangers kill four terrorists in Urdu Bazar encounter
Karachi Rangers killed four terrorists including a woman during a raid conducted by Rangers in city’s Urdu Bazaar area late on Monday. According to Rangers spokesperson said that four terrorists have been killed in an encounter in Urdu Bazar. Rangers spokesperson has confirmed that four security personnel, two civilians... Read more
Serena Williams lambasts Ilie Nastase for ‘racist’, and ‘offensive’ remarks
Pregnant star Serena Williams and gymnastics great Nadia Comaneci blasted tennis legend Ilie Nastase for making “racist”, “sexist” and “offensive” comments during the Fed Cup tie between Romania and Britain at the weekend. Romanian Fed Cup captain Nastase has been suspended by the International Tennis Federation (ITF) over his... Read more