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...
Former PPP leader Firdous Ashiq Awan joins PTI
Former Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) lawmaker Firdous Ashiq Awan has joined Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI). PTI social media cell Tweeted out two photos announcing the joining of the former PPP stalwart. “Firdous Ashiq Awan meets Jahangir Tareen. She will meet Imran Khan shortly after which she will announce her inclusion into... Read more
Panama JIT grills Hussain Nawaz for six hours
Panama Joint Investigation Team (JIT) questioned Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s son Hussain Nawaz for six hours. Hussain Nawaz also recorded his statement before the Joint Investigation Team (JIT). The JIT continued interrogation for five and a half hours. Earlier today, Hussain Nawaz appeared before the JIT, probing the premier’s family’s financial... Read more
Karachi faces power breakdowns
Karachi is facing major power breakdown since first Ramadan. In response of recent power breakdown K-Electric (KE) stated  that back to back power breakdown is due to tripping of electric lines because of heavy humidity. K-Electric spokesperson, while talking to local news channel ;GEO News’ said “We are installing... Read more
SHC orders NEPRA to take action against K-Electric
The Sindh High Court (SHC) has ordered the National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) to take action against K-Electric. The Sindh High Court (SHC) two-member bench, headed by Justice Irfan Saadat Khan ordered NEPRA to take all legal actions against K-Electric, adding that the city’s sole power utility should also... Read more
Suicide bomber kills eight at Baghdad ice cream shop: officials
A suicide bomber detonated an explosives-rigged vehicle at a popular Baghdad ice cream shop, killing at least eight people, security officials said on Tuesday. The overnight attack in the Karrada district in central Baghdad also wounded at least 30 people, officials said. The Islamic State (IS) group-linked Amaq propaganda... Read more
Spotify agrees to fund to settle copyright suits
Music streaming leader Spotify has agreed to set up a $43.45 million fund to settle a potentially costly pair of US copyright lawsuits from artists, lawyers said Monday. The move marks the latest effort by the Swedish company to turn the page on messy disputes as it considers a... Read more
Prepared to leave EU without a Brexit deal, says Theresa May
British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Monday she was ready to walk away from Brexit negotiations without a deal with the European Union if the agreement wasn’t good enough. “We will be there to negotiate the right deal but what I have said is that no deal is... Read more
Djokovic makes winning French Open start on Agassi’s watch
Defending champion Novak Djokovic enjoyed a winning French Open start under new coach Andre Agassi on Monday, cruising past Spain’s Marcel Granollers 6-3 6-4 6-2 in the first round. The 12-time grand slam champion parted company with his entire coaching team earlier this month before inviting American great Andre... Read more