Govt revises fuel prices, petrol price hiked by Rs 1.48 per litre
From the month of December 2017 the government increased prices of petroleum products. According to notification, the price of...
Drone strike killed three in Kurram Agency
At least three people were killed in a drone strike at a hideout of Taliban commander in Kurram Agency ...
US Embassy to lead Pakistani delegation on power generation
Economic Counselor of US Embassy William Laitinen will be leading a delegation of Pakistani government and business officials to...
Zimbabwe thrash Sri Lanka in one day battle
Solomon Mire smashed 112 off 96 balls as Zimbabwe scored a historic six-wicket win over Sri Lanka in their opening one-day international in Galle on Friday. Zimbabwe hit 322-4 as they passed Sri Lanka´s 316 with more than two overs to spare. It was the first time a visiting... Read more
India warns China that border road threatens security
India condemned a new road that China is building on the rivals’ Himalayan border on Friday, saying it raises “serious security” concerns. The two sides are trading increasingly stern diplomatic warnings over the new hotspot, a remote scrap of territory where the frontiers of China, India and Bhutan meet.... Read more
COAS visits Parachinar, Kurram Agency
General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) visited Parachinar, Kurram Agency today. According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), COAS was briefed in details about security situation and recent terrorist incidents. COAS interacted with local tribal elders and representatives of the sit-in. Offering dua for Shuhadas, COAS... Read more
COAS announces ‘safe city project’ for Parachinar
Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa has announced a ‘safe city project’ for Parachinar. According to Director General Inter Services Public Relations (DG ISPR) Major General Asif Ghafoor, additional reinforcements have arrived in Parachinar while safe city project for the area has also been started. Talking... Read more
Imran Khan visits Parachinar to express solidarity with families of Parachinar blast
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan visited Parachinar on Friday to express his grief and solidarity with the families of victims of twin bombings on June 23. While  addressing the protesters, Khan said that due to bad weather he was not able to reach Parachinar earlier. Read: COAS visits Parachinar, Kurram Agency Read more
IK terms SECP’s tampering to protect Sharifs
Referring media reports Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan on Twitter said that since the last two days had been exposing the record tampering by the Security and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) to protect the Sharifs. Media reports since last two days exposing SECP’s record tampering to protect Sharifs.... Read more
Jamshed Dasti’s medical report finds no marks of violence
Jamshed Dasti’s medical report has found no visible marks of violence. Chief Justice Lahore High Court took notice of the MNA’s alleged torture and formed a medical board was constituted to examine Jamshed Dasti after the MNA alleged that he was being tortured in jail. As per medical report no... Read more
Rapid-fire Goretzka puts Germany in Confed Cup final
Germany booked their place in the Confederations Cup final as Leon Goretzka scored twice in a devastating opening spell to Thursday´s 4-1 semi-final win over Mexico. Attacking midfielder Goretzka ran riot in Sochi with goals on six and eight minutes before Timo Werner and substitute Amin Younes netted in... Read more
Fresh Federer ready for Wimbledon history bid
Roger Federer believes his decision to skip the clay court season will pay rich dividends when he gets to crunch time in his bid for a record eighth Wimbledon title. Having won the Australian Open during an unexpectedly strong start to the season, Federer opted to miss the French... Read more
May wins major test in parliament over government plan
Prime Minister Theresa May won backing for her policy programme with a slender parliamentary majority on Thursday in the first test of her authority after an election setback and growing pressure on her Brexit and austerity agenda. May cut short a visit to Berlin and her defence minister, Michael... Read more
Spider-Man swings into Marvel Universe for latest film
Fans were crawling up the walls with excitement as the stars of “Spider-Man: Homecoming” swung into the wider Marvel Cinematic Universe series of films, which have dominated the global box office for years. British actor Tom Holland, who plays the web-slinging hero, showed up at the premiere accompanied by... Read more
10 dead as chairlift falls near Murree
At least 10 people died and two were injured as a chairlift they were riding broke away from the wires and fell at Charra Pani in the Galiyat region of northern Pakistan on Thursday. The injured were taken to Holy Family Hospital in Rawalpindi, rescue sources said, adding that... Read more
Top papal adviser charged with sexual assault in blow to Vatican
Australian police charged a top adviser to Pope Francis with multiple historical sex crimes on Thursday, in a case that poses a dilemma for the pontiff who has vowed no tolerance for such offences. Cardinal George Pell is the Vatican’s de facto treasury minister and is the highest-ranking Vatican... Read more
Fire erupts in Metro superstore on Karachi’s Shahra-e-Faisal
Fire erupted in a Metro superstore on Karachi’s Shahra-e-Faisal on Thursday morning. According to local news channel ‘Geo News, the blaze was caused by a short circuit in a generator at the store. However, three fire tenders reached the site and were spraying foam and water on the generator. Rescue... Read more