Iran’s Mahan Air to launch Tehran-Lahore flights from Dec 18
Iran’s Mahan Air has announced two weekly flights between Tehran and Lahore from December 18. According to Iranian state...
Modric latest La Liga player to be accused of tax fraud
Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric has been accused by Spanish prosecutors of tax fraud of up to 870,728 euros...
North Korea tests most advanced missile yet; US mainland in range
North Korea test fired its most advanced intercontinental ballistic yet on Wednesday, putting the US mainland within range and...
At least 9 dead in latest attack on Kenya coast
At least nine people were shot and hacked to death in Kenya´s coastal Lamu County early Saturday, in the latest attack by militants in the region. Police sources said Shabaab militants were believed to be behind the killings which took place in the villages of Jima and Pandaguo near... Read more
‘Death in the Ice’: Story of an ill-fated Arctic expedition
A new major London exhibition aims to solve the 170-year-old mystery surrounding the disappearance of British explorer John Franklin in the Arctic’s icy waters. “Death in the Ice” retraces Franklin’s final expedition to discover the Northwest Passage linking the Atlantic and Pacific oceans, since its departure from Britain on... Read more
COAS meets Ronaldinho, international footballers
Ronaldinho along with his fellow international football players including Ryan Giggs, Robert Pires, Nicolas Anelka, George Boating, David James and Luis Boa Morte met General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) today. COAS thanked them for their visit to Pakistan.  COAS said that Pakistan is a peace... Read more
5.2 magnitude earthquake jolts northern Pakistan
5.2 magnitude earthquake jolted different cities of Pakistan on Saturday afternoon. According to the Pakistan Meteorological Department National Seismic Monitoring Centre, 5.2 magnitude earthquake were felt in Islamabad, Abbotabad, Islamabad, Muzzafarabad and the Neelum Valley. The Pakistan Meteorological Department National Seismic Monitoring Centre stated that the tremors registered 5.2... Read more
Murray survives Fognini scare to reach Wimbledon last 16
Andy Murray survived a scare at Wimbledon on Friday but eventually overcame volatile Italian Fabio Fognini in four sets with a dramatic surge to dig himself out of trouble. The British defending champion triumphed 6-2, 4-6, 6-1, 7-5 on Centre Court, winning five consecutive games in the fourth set... Read more
Sharif family submits cheque and additional docs to JIT as proof of the money trail
As proof of the money trail Sharif family has submitted additional documents to the Panama case Joint Investigation Team. According to local news channel ‘Geo News’, the documents include a check worth SR20.63 million of Al-Azizia Steel Company Limited, dated March 22, 2005. The Sharif family has also given... Read more
Trump and Putin find chemistry, draw criticism in first meeting
In a meeting that ran longer than either side had planned, US President Donald Trump and Russia’s Vladimir Putin discussed alleged Russian meddling in the US election on Friday but agreed to focus on better ties rather than litigating the past. Trump, a Republican who called it an “honour”... Read more
International footballers arrive in Pakistan
Eight international footballers, including former Brazilian footballers Ronaldinho and Roberto Carlos, have arrived in Pakistan Saturday morning. The security arrangements have been put in place under the aegis of Pakistan Army. The international players were escorted from airport to the hotel under tightened VVIP security. Read: Ronaldinho, Roberto Carlos other... Read more