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...
Nawaz files another review petition in SC against Panama verdict
Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif has filed another review petition against the Panama case verdict in the Supreme Court. The petition argues that the petitions filed by Sheikh Rasheed, Imran Khan and Siraj-ul-Haq did not mention FZE Capital and Nawaz was disqualified over a matter which was not included... Read more
Maryam Nawaz kicks off NA-120 campaign
Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s daughter Maryam Nawaz kicked off  election campaign for her mother Begum Kulsoom Nawaz  in NA-120 by-election. Maryam Nawaz on Saturday chaired a meeting in Lahore to discuss campaign strategy for the NA-120 by-election. According to PML(N) media cell, the meeting was attended by former... Read more
Sajjad Ali performs ‘Ronay Na Diya’ with his daughter Zaw Ali in Coke Studio Season 10
Hurricane Harvey forces Coldplay to postpone Houston show
British rock band Coldplay was forced to postpone a concert in Houston scheduled for Friday night as the most powerful hurricane in a dozen years bore down on Texas, the band said on Friday. Hurricane Harvey slammed into Texas coastline late Friday, unleashing torrents of rain and packing powerful... Read more
Hurricane Harvey slams into Texas coastline
Hurricane Harvey slammed into the Texas coast late Friday, unleashing torrents of rain and packing powerful winds, the first major storm to hit the US mainland in 12 years. The storm made landfall in the small town of Rockport — near Corpus Christi, a major US oil industry hub.... Read more
The Eternal Quest for Tranquility
The Parable of The Grief Stricken Japanese Emperor Many many years ago, there lived on the Island of japan an emperor who was afflicted with the curse of undying misery. Indeed, so grief stricken was he because of his responsibilities and the duties that came with his high stature... Read more
JPMC utilizes Cyberknife Robotic Radiosurgery to treat cancer at Karachi
The Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre is utilising the Cyberknife Robotic Radiosurgery to diagnose and treating cancer patients. JPMC’s Cyberknife is Pakistan’s only robot, whose services are being utilised to help the plight of cancer patients. According to the incharge Cyberknife Robotic Surgery at JPMC, Dr Tariq Mehmood the robot,... Read more
McGregor vows Mayweather knockout as moment of truth near
Mixed martial arts star Conor McGregor vowed to knock out boxer Floyd Mayweather on Friday as a horde of Irish fans descended on Las Vegas for the trash-talking rivals´ cross-combat super-fight. McGregor, 29, will carry a substantial weight advantage into Saturday´s 12-round boxing contest at the T-Mobile Arena after... Read more
Trump sanctions seek to halt financing for Venezuela ‘dictatorship’
US President Donald Trump signed an executive order that prohibits dealings in new debt from the Venezuelan government or its state oil company in an effort to halt financing that fuels President Nicolas Maduro’s “dictatorship”, the White House said on Friday. The order is Washington’s biggest sanctions blow to... Read more