Judiciary do not want a confrontation: CJP
Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Justice Mian Saqib Nisar said that the judiciary did not want a confrontation with...
In Mexican cartel country, priests have uneasy ties with narcos
When 15 armed men descended on his church last year demanding a blessing, Father Jesus Mendoza asked them to...
PML-N issues new tickets for the Senate elections
The Pakistan Muslim League–Nawaz (PML-N) issued new tickets for the Senate elections following the Supreme Court’s ruling in the Elections...
Saudi GDP falls for first time since financial crisis as oil output cut
Saudi Arabia’s gross domestic product shrank from a year earlier in the first quarter of 2017 for the first time since the global financial crisis, but the private sector strengthened gradually, official data showed on Friday. GDP, adjusted for inflation, shrank 0.5 percent year-on-year between January and March, its... Read more
Four dead as bus falls into ravine in Murree
Four people killed as a bus enroute to Murre  fell into a ravine on Link Road near Misari. According to local news channel, ‘Geo News’ at least 25 people were also injured in the accident, added rescue sources. The injured were shifted to DHQ Murree hospital. The vehicle fell at... Read more
Pakistani female mountaineer Uzma Yousaf set to make history
Pakistan’s Uzma Yousaf is set to make history when on Sunday when she will attempt to scale the 7,027 metre high Spantik peak in the Spantik-Sosbun Mountains sub-range of Karakoram in Nagar Valley of Gilgit-Baltistan  as the sole female climber. Also known as Golden Peak, the mountain has gained... Read more
PTI legal team meets Jamshed Dasti in Multan jail
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf ‘s (PTI) legal team on Saturday  visited Multan Jail to recorded statement of MNA Jamshed Dasti. PTI’s legal team was headed by lawyer Shahid Gondal and will submit a bail petition on Dasti’s behalf. Recording statement Dasti said he was arrested on June 8 and brought to... Read more
CCTV footage of murder in Gujranwala
A CCTV footage has surfaced of horrible murder on Eid day in Gujranwala. Watch: Parachinar suspected suicide bomber captured on CCTV footage According to sources, Haji Yousuf was gunned down in Gujranwala area of Kanganiwala. Read more
Facebook changes algorithm to curb ‘tiny group’ of spammers
Facebook Inc said on Friday it was changing the computer algorithm behind its News Feed to limit the reach of people known to frequently blast out links to clickbait stories, sensationalist websites and misinformation. The move is another step by the world’s largest social network to weed out spam,... Read more
Messi ties knot with childhood sweetheart in ‘wedding of the century’
Lionel Messi said “I do” to childhood sweetheart Antonella Roccuzzo Friday in his Argentine hometown Rosario, where footballers and celebrities including pop singer Shakira had gathered for the “wedding of the century.” Following the private ceremony the couple appeared happy and relaxed as they walked a red carpet before... Read more
Venus Williams faces lawsuit over deadly crash
The family of a man who died in a car crash involving Venus Williams plan to sue the tennis superstar, a lawyer said Friday. Attorney Michael Steinger told ABC television’s “Good Morning America” that the family of Jerome Barson would file a wrongful death suit against Williams following the... Read more
London borough leader resigns after tower block fire
The head of the local council in the London borough where at least 80 people died in a fire in a social housing tower block resigned on Friday after he was criticised for the organisation’s handling of the disaster. “As council leader, I have to accept my share of... Read more
Foo Fighters to rock Acropolis
Foo Fighters will play a televised concert at the Acropolis in a rare rock show at one of the world’s most iconic historical sites, producers announced Friday. The alternative rock icons – led by Dave Grohl of Nirvana fame – will perform July 10 at the Odeon of Herodes... Read more
Marine Le Pen charged over EU funding scandal
French far-right leader Marine Le Pen was charged Friday over claims her party illegally claimed millions of euros from the European Parliament to pay for France-based staff. Rodolphe Bosselut said Le Pen had been summoned by investigating magistrates in Paris and that they had, “as expected, charged her”, adding... Read more