15 injured in Mastung grenade attack
At least 15 people were injured in a grenade attack in Balochistan’s Mastung on Thursday. According to police, in...
Nawaz Sharif, Maryam Nawaz and Safdar indicted in corruption cases
National Accountability Court indicted former disqualified prime minister Nawaz Sharif, Maryam and Capt (retd) Safdar in corruption cases filed...
Apple shares drop on iPhone 8 demand worries
Apple Inc’s shares fell 1.5 percent in premarket trading on Thursday on growing concerns about muted demand for the...
Messi joins 100-goal club in Europe in Barca stroll
Lionel Messi scored his 100th goal in European competition as Barcelona moved close to qualifying for the Champions League knockout stages by outclassing Olympiakos 3-1 on Wednesday despite playing the entire second half with 10 men. Gerard Pique was sent off two minutes before halftime for two bookings, one... Read more
15 injured in Mastung grenade attack
At least 15 people were injured in a grenade attack in Balochistan’s Mastung on Thursday. According to police, in a grenade attack in main market of Mastung 15 people were injured. Police said, attack has also partially damaged four shops and two vehicles. Rescue teams immediately rushed to the... Read more
Nawaz Sharif, Maryam Nawaz and Safdar indicted in corruption cases
National Accountability Court indicted former disqualified prime minister Nawaz Sharif, Maryam and Capt (retd) Safdar in corruption cases filed by National Accountability Bureau (NAB). The accountability court hearing corruption cases against the Sharif family indicted Nawaz Sharif, Maryam Nawaz & Capt. Safdar however they pleaded not guilty. In absence of... Read more
Apple shares drop on iPhone 8 demand worries
Apple Inc’s shares fell 1.5 percent in premarket trading on Thursday on growing concerns about muted demand for the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. The company has cut orders for both models by about 50 percent for November and December, Taiwan-based Economic Daily News reported, citing a supply... Read more
Dozens killed as Taliban launch fresh assaults on Afghan bases
Militants launched two separate attacks on Afghan security installations killing dozens of soldiers Thursday, the latest in a series of devastating assaults this week that have left more than 120 people dead and underscored spiralling insecurity. At least 43 Afghan soldiers were killed and nine wounded in a Taliban-claimed... Read more
Texas set to execute serial killer
Texas was set Wednesday to execute a confessed serial killer who raped, tortured and murdered three girls and a young woman in the 1980s and 90s. Anthony Shore’s oldest murder victim was 20 and the youngest was nine when they were killed between 1986 and 1995 in Houston. He... Read more
Imam’s debut 100, Hasan’s five propel Pakistan to series-clinching win
A century on debut by opener Imam-ul-Haq helped Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by seven wickets in the third one-day international in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday, taking an unassailable 3-0 lead in the five-match series. Paceman Hasan Ali took a career best 5-34 to dismiss Sri Lanka for 208 in... Read more
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau weeps as he pays tribute to Tragically Hip singe
The death of Tragically Hip frontman Gord Downie, a music superstar beloved for songs about culture, small towns and hockey, triggered an outpouring of tributes and grief across Canada on Wednesday. Downie, 53, who was diagnosed with terminal brain cancer in 2015, died on Tuesday night surrounded by his... Read more
FBR fixes 30 to 50 pc regulator duties on sports products
The Federal Board of Revenue has levied regulatory duty on import of various sports products, ranging from 30 percent to 50 percent. According to FBR, the regulatory duty of articles and equipments for table tennis has been fixed at 50 per cent, lawn tennis rackets, whether or not strung... Read more
Mastermind of APS attack Umar Mansoor killed in drone strike
Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) has confirmed that master mind of APS attack, Umar Mansoor killed in drone strike. Reports that Umar Mansoor has killed in US drone strike along with the Pak-Afghan border. Umar Mansoor was the TTP’s commander in Peshawar and Dara Adam Khel.   Read more
JuD chief Umar Khalid Khurasani killed in Afghanistan drone strike
Jamaat-ul-Ahrar (JuD) chief, Umar Khalid Khurasani, has been killed in a drone attack in Afghanistan. At least 31 people were killed in three drone strikes near the Pak-Afghan border in Afghanistan on Monday and Tuesday. In a drone strike along Pak-Afghan border on Tuesday the JuA chief was critically... Read more
Afghan twin blasts: Toll mounts to 80: officials
The death toll from two suicide and gun attacks on Afghan security forces in southeast Afghanistan has risen to 80 with nearly 300 wounded, officials said Wednesday, in the bloodiest day in the country in almost five months. The deadliest of Tuesday’s assaults was on a police compound in... Read more
Cricket: Imam debuts as Sri Lanka bat in third ODI
Sri Lankan skipper Upul Tharanga won the toss and opted to bat in the third day-night international against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday. Sri Lanka, trailing the five-match series 2-0, brought in batsman Chamara Kapugedara and fast bowler Dushmantha Chameera in place of out-of-form Kusal Mendis and Suranga... Read more
Five Policemen among six martyred, 22 hurt in Quetta blast
At least five police personnel including one passerby were martyred and 22 others sustained injuries in a blast at Sibi Road near Costume area of Quetta on Wednesday morning. Talking to media persons on the spot, Home Minister Balochistan Mir Sarfraz Bugti said that the blast occurred when a... Read more