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...
Pakistan win toss, elect to field against India
Pakistan won the toss and opted to field against India to begin their Champions Trophy campaign at Edgbaston on Sunday. Pakistan: Azhar Ali, Ahmed Shehzad, Babar Azam, Mohammad Hafeez, Shoaib Malik, Sarfraz Ahmed (captain), Imad Wasim, Mohammad Amir, Shadab Khan, Wahab Riaz and Hasan Ali India: Rohit Sharma, Shikhar... Read more
Three assailants kill 6 in London ‘terror’ attack
Three assailants stabbed people at random after smashing into pedestrians in a van Saturday, killing six in a “terrorist” attack in central London before armed officers shot all three dead. As they rampaged through a busy night-life hub around London Bridge, the trio wore what looked like suicide vests... Read more
Scores injured in Juve fan panic after bomb scare: police
A bomb scare triggered panic among Juventus fans assembled to watch the Champions League final in Turin on Saturday, leaving some 200 supporters injured, according to local police. AFP reporters at the scene said chaotic scenes ensued ten minutes before the end of the match, apparently triggered by fireworks... Read more
HBO’s Bill Maher faces backlash after using racial epithet
Television talk-show host and comedian Bill Maher drew harsh criticism on Saturday for using a racial epithet on his HBO series Real Time in an interview with a US senator from Nebraska. Maher issued a statement on Saturday apologising for the comment, which HBO called “inexcusable”. The TV show... Read more
Pakistan Army releases video showing destruction of Indian posts on LoC
The Pakistan Army has released a video clip on Twitter which showed destruction of Indian posts along the Line of Control (LoC) Director General Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Major General Asif Ghafoor from ISPR official Twitter account said the video showed Pakistan Army’s response to unprovoked Indian firing on... Read more
Real triumph again as Ronaldo double sinks Juventus
Cristiano Ronaldo struck twice as Real Madrid became the first team to successfully defend their European title in the Champions League era with a 4-1 win over Juventus in Saturday´s final for their third triumph in four years. Real, who now have a record 12 European Cup wins, grabbed... Read more