11 injured as terrorists attack Peshawar Agriculture Training Institute
At least 11 people were injured in a militant attack at the student hostel of the Directorate of Agriculture,...
Rap mogul Russell Simmons steps down after sex accusations
Russell Simmons — who helped bring hip-hop into the mainstream with Def Jam Recordings — said Thursday he was...
Govt revises fuel prices, petrol price hiked by Rs 1.48 per litre
From the month of December 2017 the government increased prices of petroleum products. According to notification, the price of...
Begum Kulsoom Nawaz diagnosed with throat cancer
Wife of former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif,Begum Kulsoom Nawaz, was diagnosed with throat cancer on Tuesday. Begum Nawaz, who is currently in London has been diagnosed throat cancer and British doctors have advised her treatment without any delay. According to British doctors, her ailment is curable and “treatment shouldn’t... Read more
PML-N, PPP agree to form new accountability body to replace NAB
Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) and the opposition Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) have agreed to form a new body to replace the National Accountability Bureau (NAB). The political duo agreed to form National Accountability Commission in place of NAB during a parliamentary session on Tuesday. According to sources, PML(N)  and... Read more
KSE-100 index takes a dive over 1,000 points
Pakistan Stock Exchange, the KSE-100 index dropped by over 1,000 points during early day trading on Tuesday. Following the 1000 points drop in KSE-100 index the index has reached at 41,000 points. On Monday, the benchmark index stooped to a fresh low of the year, sliding another 925 points to... Read more
NAB summons Nawaz, Hasan, Hussain and Maryam today
The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has summoned former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, Hasan, Hussain and daughter Maryam Nawaz today. The NAB has also summed Finance Minister Ishaq Dar in the money-laundering probe. Nawaz Sharif and family have failed to appear before NAB  twice before. In the last appearance on... Read more
Pakistan to support China on its core issues: Tehmina
Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua on Monday said that friendship with China is the cornerstone of Pakistan foreign policy and reiterated Pakistan’s support for China on its core issues. She said this, when she met Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi in Beijing during her three day visit to China, a... Read more
Gayle, Samuels return to West Indies ODI squad
Explosive West Indies opener Chris Gayle is set to play his first one-day international in two years after being recalled to the squad for the series with England. The 37-year-old — who has racked up 9,221 runs in 269 ODIs — returns along with fellow veterans Marlon Samuels and... Read more
S&P 500 index gains after recent selloff; energy stocks fall
The benchmark US S&P 500 stock index ended up slightly on Monday after two days of declines, though a drop in oil prices weighed on energy shares and tensions between the United States and North Korea kept investors on edge. Market participants began to turn their focus to the... Read more
US board to vote on likely cause of Tesla ‘Autopilot’ crash
The US National Transportation Safety Board will vote at a September 12 hearing on the probable cause of a May 2016 crash that killed a man using the semi-autonomous driving system on his Tesla Model S sedan, the agency said on Monday. The fatal incident raised questions about the... Read more
Kesha thanks fans as ‘Rainbow’ comeback debuts at top of Billboard
Kesha scored top billing on the Billboard 200 chart with her comeback album “Rainbow,” her first studio album in five years amid a bitter legal battle over her record contract. The 30-year-old singer sold some 116,000 units of “Rainbow,” according to data on Monday from Nielsen SoundScan, to give... Read more