‘Kwaussie’ named Australian word of the year
Inspired by a dual citizenship crisis plaguing politics in Australia, the term “Kwaussie” — a mix of Kiwi and...
Pakistan has potential for strong economic growth: study
Pakistan has the potential for achieving strong economic growth till 2030, says a study, provided it successfully overcomes five major...
Emir of boycott-hit Qatar to attend Gulf summit: minister
Qatar’s Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani will attend a crucial summit of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) this...
US military to create separate unified cyber warfare command
President Donald Trump ordered the US military on Friday to elevate its cyber warfare operations to a separate command, signaling a new strategic emphasis on electronic and online offensive and defensive operations. The move means the US Cyber Command, or Cybercom, will eventually become its own entity. It had... Read more
Two dead, six injured in Finland stabbing spree
Two people were killed and six were injured in a stabbing spree in the Finnish city of Turku on Friday, police said, after officers shot one suspect and warned several others could still be at large. “There are eight victims in the stabbing. Two dead and six injured,” Turku... Read more
PTI Karachi kicks off ‘Aap ko Kyun Nikala’
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) on Friday kicked off  ‘Aap ko Kyun Nikala’ movement in Karachi. In response of  former prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s question on ‘why he was ousted from office’, PTI Karachi has launched campaign ‘Aap ko kyun Nikala’. On Friday, PTI leaders distributed pamphlets in Karachi stating that... Read more
Warfare technology, the basic traits of soldiering are linked with physical fitness: COAS
Chief of Army Staff (COAS), General Qamar Javed Bajwa visited Okara Cantt on the conclusion of 6th Army PACES (Physical Agility and Combat Efficiency System) Championship and distributed awards to the winners. A total no of 250 contestants from 10 best teams participated in different events of championship which... Read more
BLA commander, 21 insurgents surrender in Quetta
One Balochistan Liberation Army (BLA) commander including 21 insurgents surrendered to security forces at Frontier Corps (FC) Madadgar Headquarters in Quetta. The Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said, 22 Ferraris including a Baloch Liberation Army (BLA) Commander namely Ainuddin surrendered to Security Forces  today during a ceremony at FC Madadgar... Read more
Katrina cuts down endorsement fees by 40%
Bollywood superstar Katrina Kaif to cut down her endorsement fees by upto 40 percent. According to Indian media, following back-to-back flops, Katrina Kaif has decided to cut down enforcement fee upto 40% after her recent films Fitoor, Baar Baar Dekho and Jagga Jasoos flopped at the box office. In  Indian media reported that Katrina Kaif has been... Read more
Messi, Ronaldo lead sports stars in condemning Barcelona attack
Football icons and longtime rivals Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo joined Spanish sports stars around the world in expressing their grief after Thursday’s terror attack in Barcelona left 13 people dead. Barcelona’s most famous street Las Ramblas was packed with tourists when a van drove into the crowds, leaving... Read more
Nawaz Sharif, family to appear before NAB today
Former disqualified Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, Hussain Sharif and Hasan Sharif to appear before the National Accountability Bureau’s (NAB) Lahore office today. The NAB had summed Sharif family to file their replies today pertaining to the NAB reference against them. The NAB has also summed Tariq Shafi and Finance... Read more
US stocks tumble on Trump woes, Spain attack
US stocks fell sharply on Thursday as a deadly attack in Spain added to existing unease over President Donald Trump’s agenda amid the latest controversy and the split with business leaders. Wall Street stocks were in the red all session, initially due to anxiety over rumors White House economic... Read more
IS claims its ‘soldiers’ carried out Barcelona attack
“Soldiers” of the Islamic State group carried out a deadly van attack in Barcelona on Thursday, the jihadist organisation’s propaganda outlet Amaq said. “The executors of the Barcelona attack were soldiers of the Islamic State,” Amaq said on its Telegram messenger account, without naming those it claimed were behind... Read more
Seven injured in second Spain attack after 13 killed in Barcelona
Drivers ploughed into pedestrians in two quick-succession, separate attacks in Barcelona and another popular Spanish seaside city Thursday and Friday, killing 13 people and injuring more than 100 others. In the first incident which police qualified as a “terrorist attack,” the driver of a white van sped into a... Read more
Ronaldo nominated for FIFA player award
Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo leads the nominees unveiled on Thursday for the Best FIFA Men´s Player 2017 award. The 32-year-old Portuguese captain is favourite to retain the title he won last year after success in both the Champions League and La Liga. Among the 24 men´s nominees are... Read more