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...
Ringo Starr gets back to where he once belonged
Former Beatles drummer Ringo Starr has very little left to prove. Yet at 77, he´s about to release his 19th solo album, filled with nostalgia about a glorious past that he has often sought to distance himself from. Starr teams up with former bandmate Paul McCartney in the album,... Read more
New Google Pixel smartphone debut expected October 4
Google on Thursday fired off invitations to an October 4 event at which the US tech giant is expected to field a second-generation Pixel as its new champion in the competitive smartphone market. The internet giant behind Android software for powering mobile devices also launched a madebygoogle.com web page... Read more
Senate Standing Committee on Law and Justice on Friday approved the Election Bill 2017 and sent it to the Senate for its approval. Senator Javed Abbasi chaired the meeting of the committee at Parliament House here. The committee reviewed Election Bill 2017 clause by clause and the members recommended... Read more
Army setup medical camps in Thar
The Pakistan Army has established free medical camps in drought-hit areas of Tharparkar in Sindh. According to Inter Services Public Relations on Thursday stated that army teams comprising specialist physicians, gynaecologists and ultrasound specialists are distributing medicines and food supplements for mothers and undernourished children. The teams shall provide necessary... Read more
ECP issues bailable warrants against Imran
The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) issued on Thursday  bailable arrest warrants for Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan. The ECP issued  bailable warrants of arrest against Imran Khan for failing to appear before it in the contempt of court case against him. The ECP ordered Imran to submit a surety... Read more
Superman confronts a new villain: white supremacists
No longer are planet-destroying extra-terrestrials or billionaire evil geniuses the villains; Superman — the DC Comics superhero — has a new mission protecting hardworking immigrants from white supremacist bullies. In the latest edition of the Action Comics series, which has published Superman’s adventures since 1938, the Man of Steel” intervenes to stop... Read more
Pak-China Joint Air Exercise Shaheen-VI in full swing
The Pak-China Joint Air Exercise Shaheen-VI, which commenced at Korla Air Base, China on September 7, gets in full swing. The PAF contingent, comprising combat Pilots, Air Defence Controllers and technical ground crew is participating in this bilateral exercise. JF-17 Thunder, Mirage, F-7PG and ZDK aircraft from Pakistan Air... Read more
Pak high-level military delegation attends tripartite meeting in Kabul
Tripartite, Pak-Afghan-US Counter Daesh and Pak-Afghan bilateral military cooperation meetings were held at Ministry of Defence Kabul on Thursday. A six-member high-level Pakistan military delegation, headed by Director General Military Operations (DGMO) Pakistan Army, Major General Sahir Shamshad Mirza participated in the meetings, says an Inter Services Public Relations... Read more
VW recalls 4.86 million vehicles in China over airbag concerns
Volkswagen will recall almost five million vehicles in China over airbag concerns, Chinese authorities said Thursday, dealing a new blow to the German automaker in the world´s largest car market. VW and its joint ventures with Chinese partners FAW and SAIC will start withdrawing 4.86 million vehicles fitted with... Read more
25 people killed in Malaysian school fire
Twenty-five people were killed when a fire tore through a religious school in the Malaysian capital Kuala Lumpur on Thursday The blaze broke out in the religious school, Tahfiz Darul Quran Ittifaqiyah, located in a mainly Malay settlement of Datuk Keramat just before dawn. “The number of confirmed dead... Read more
New Apple Watch that makes calls turns comic book fantasy into reality
More than two years after releasing the Apple Watch, Apple Inc has finally been able to replicate 1940s comic strip technology, an advance that analysts say will spur sales. The Series 3 of the Apple Watch, released on Tuesday along with the much-anticipated iPhone X, features wireless LTE connectivity.... Read more
Ronaldo fires holders Real to easy victory over APOEL
An imperious Cristiano Ronaldo struck twice on his first competitive start of the season as Real Madrid beat APOEL Nicosia 3-0 on Wednesday to get their quest for a third successive Champions League crown off on the right note. Ronaldo has been banned from domestic football since August for... Read more
UN chief hopes for ‘constructive’ message from Trump to world leaders
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Wednesday he is hoping for a constructive message from US President Donald Trump when he makes his first address to world leaders at the United Nations next week. Trump will address the UN General Assembly on Tuesday, taking to the podium of the global... Read more
Mind over Matter: The Universal Key to Near Absolute Success
Whatever we try to do, each and every one of our aims as well as objectives, either long term or for that matter, short term may well be accomplished only and only when we have the mindset necessary to achieve them. The raw grit and determination we put in... Read more