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...
Intelligence agencies arrest Sehwan blast ‘facilitator’ from Balochistan
Intelligence agencies have arrested of the key suspected facilitator of the Sehwan shrine bombing from Uthal area of Balochistan. According to intelligence sources, the suspect facilitator, identified as Tahir, was arrested from Uthal, Balochistan amid an intelligence based operation. Tahir is accused of transporting the suicide bomber and facilitators from Uthal... Read more
US airlines meet with Homeland Security on expanding laptop ban
US Homeland Security officials met with major US airlines and a trade group on Thursday to discuss the impact of possibly expanding a ban on large electronic gadgets on planes to flights from some European airports, three sources briefed on the meeting said. The afternoon meeting included high level... Read more
Shakira plans new album this month
Shakira announced Thursday that she will release a new album later this month after the superstar sported a reggaeton sound on her first single. Shakira, one of the top-selling Latin artists of all time, told her nearly 45 million Twitter followers that her 11th studio album, “El Dorado,” will... Read more
Ali century anchors cautious Pakistan to 376
Azhar Ali´s 14th Test century anchored Pakistan to a first innings total of 376 as the tourists batted with exaggerated care on the second day of the third and final Test against the West Indies on Thursday. Left to negotiate 11 overs to the close of play at Windsor... Read more
United cling on against Celta to reach Europa League final
Manchester United survived a fraught finale, featuring an ugly brawl and a red card for each side, to draw 1-1 at home to Celta Vigo and reach the Europa League final on Thursday. United, who won 2-1 on aggregate, will face Ajax Amsterdam in Stockholm on May 24 after... Read more
Bakhtawar criticises on Ehteram-e-Ramazan Bill
Bakhtawar Bhutto Zardari, daughter of co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari on Thursday criticised Ehteram-e-Ramazan Bill, which was approved by the Senate Standing Committee on Religious affair. Bakhtawar Bhutto Zardari from her Twitter account Tweeted and term ‘Ehteram-e-Ramazan Bill’ as ridiculous, which was approved by the Senate Standing Committee on Religious Affairs. https://t.co/eiY7UamIfp people... Read more
Shab-e-Barat being observed across Pakistan
The local authorities in different parts of the country issued orders for security and cleanliness arrangements on Shab-e-Barat, which is being observed Thursday night across Pakistan. Due to citizens thronging flower shops, the flow of traffic increased on roads and caused traffic jams in various parts of Karachi. According... Read more