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...
Karachi Rangers foil terror attack plot on Youm-e-Ali
Karachi Rangers have arrested four suspects on Saturday who were allegedly planning a terror attack on Youm-e-Ali occasion in the city. The arrests were made in two separate raids in Baldia Town and Orangi Town of the metropolis. According to the Rangers spokesperson, the suspects intended to carry out... Read more
Key questions about Pakistan, India final
The game that always ‘stops two nations’ comes again to a third when title-holders India face Pakistan in the Champions Trophy final at London’s Oval ground on Sunday. And the question millions of cricket fans around the world, possibly even a billion, are all asking is ‘which Pakistan will... Read more
Youm-e-Ali being observed amid strict security
Youm-e-Ali – is being observed across the country with religious fervour and reverence. Mourning processions are being taken out in various cities of the country to mark the day. Various programmes have been chalked out in connection with the day where Ulema and scholars will shed light on the... Read more
Shehbaz Sharif appears before Panama JIT
Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif appeared before the Panama Joint Investigation Team (JIT) on Saturday. Earlier today, the chief minister arrived at the Federal Judicial Academy at approximately 11am accompanied by his son Hamza Shehbaz, Finance Minister Ishaq Dar and Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan. Strict security arrangements... Read more
After losing voice, Shania Twain announces comeback
Shania Twain, the crossover country star whose huge success in the 1990s was followed by troubled years in which she lost her voice and husband, is ready with a comeback album. Twain, the top-selling woman in country music history, announced that she will put out a fifth album, “Now,”... Read more
Trump acknowledges he is under investigation in Russia probe
US President Donald Trump acknowledged on Friday he is under investigation in a probe of alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 US presidential race and possible collusion by his campaign – and seemed to assail the Justice Department official overseeing the inquiry. Robert Mueller, the special counsel named by the... Read more