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...
SC rejects Hussain Nawaz’s plea to stop recording of JIT proceedings
The Supreme Court has dismissed Hussain Nawaz’s objection to the recording of the Panama case Joint Investigation Team (JIT)’s sessions The three-member is headed by Justice Ejaz Afzal Khan and comprises Justice Ijazul Ahsan and Justice Azmat Saeed Sheikh. The petition sought stoppage of video recording of Panama Papers case... Read more
ECP disqualifies PML-N MPA Shaukat Bhatti over fake degree
The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has declared Member Punjab Assembly (MPA) Shaukat Bhatti over fake degree. A five-member bench led by Chief Election Commissioner Justice (retd) Sardar Raza Khan announced the verdict on the case against the Pakistan Muslim League – Nawaz MPA. Pakistan Peoples Party’s Asad Kiyani had... Read more
Actress Carrie Fisher had cocaine, heroin in system, autopsy shows
Star Wars actress Carrie Fisher had traces of cocaine, heroin, and party drug MDMA, also known as ecstasy, in her system when she died suddenly in December, according to a full autopsy report released on Monday. The autopsy report from the Los Angeles County Medical Examiner could not ascertain... Read more
Virginia police probe Muslim girl’s killing as ‘road rage’ incident
A teenage Muslim girl killed by a bat-wielding motorist near a Virginia mosque was an apparent victim of “road rage” and her death is not being investigated as a hate crime, police said on Monday. Nabra Hassanen, 17, was attacked early on Sunday in Sterling, Virginia, about 50 kilometres... Read more
London attacker on Muslims named by British media
Darren Osborne, 47, was named in the British press as the man arrested on suspicion of ploughing a van on Monday (Jun 19) into a group of Muslims in London. Nine people were hospitalised after a white driver, who witnesses said shouted: “I want to kill all Muslims”, slammed... Read more
Pakistan team returns home after winning the ICC Champions Trophy
Pakistan cricket team returned home early morning on Tuesday after winning the ICC Champions Trophy 2017. Pakistan team trashed in-form and star-studded Indian side by 180 runs in the Champions Trophy finale at The Oval. Players begin to return separately to their hometowns after unavailability of tickets barred them from boarding... Read more