Vice Admiral Kaleem Shaukat appointed as Vice Chief of the Naval Staff
Vice Admiral Kaleem Shaukat has been appointed as Vice Chief of the Naval Staff . President of Pakistan Mamnoon...
Netflix renews ´Stranger Things´ for third season
“Stranger Things” fans, rejoice: more adventures in the Upside Down are on the way. Netflix said Friday it had...
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...
PPO faces opposition in Senate
The opposition senators in Senate have made alliance to protest on Pakistan Protection Ordinance (PPO) when it will be tabled in upper house of the Parliament. Major opposition parties, including PPP, MQM, ANP and PML-Q, boycott the session after recording their protest in Senate. Opposition senators described PPO as... Read more
Runaway  bus  death toll increases to 15
The death toll of runway buss on Thursday evening has increased to to 15. According to details, the tragedy struck on the Thursday evening when 15 people were crushed to death by speeding buss as it ran over pedestrian at Notak Ada in Dear Ghazi Khan. The incident took... Read more
Pak Army ordinance depot in Landikotal attacked, Depot on fire
According to the military resources, Pak Army’s ordnance depot in Landikotal (Khyber Agency), came under attack and caught fire following a terrorist attack in Friday. However, no casualties were reported in the incident. On Friday morning at 2am, a large number of militants, attacked the depot  with mortar shells... Read more
TTP shows commitment to the peace process by refusing an extension to the cease fire
Being committed to the peace process the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) Wednesday refused an extension to the ceasefire the outlawed outfit had announced as a ‘goodwill gesture’ last month. “The agreed truce had expired on April 10. We held fire for six more days from April 11 to 16, but... Read more
PM to chair meeting on national security
Amid friction between the government and army  Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will preside over a significant meeting on national security today (Thursday) to discuss several essential issues including peace negotiations. Director General Inter-Services Intelligence (DG ISI) Lieutenant General Zaheerul Islam and Director General Intelligence Bureau (DG IB) Aftab Sultan... Read more
Helicopter gunships pound militant hideouts after bomb attack
Helicopter gunships attacked militant hideouts in North Waziristan on Tuesday after a security man was injured in a roadside explosion. Security officials said an improvised explosive device went off in the morning on Ghulam Khan Road near Saidgee checkpost along the Afghan border, 5km north of Miramshah, the headquarters... Read more
Umar Akmal Mehndi invokes  authorities ire
Umar Akmal’s Mehndi ceremony wrapped up late on Tuesday night due to which a case was registered for violation of the Marriage Act. The district government initially got the case registered at Heer Police Station against the caterer’s four employees. According to police sources, the name of the groom... Read more
Nawaz and Zardari to meet today
Prime Minister Mian Nawaz Sharif and Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) supremo Asif Ali Zardari will have a meeting on ‘current affairs’ today Burning issues like Taliban peace talks, Pakistan Protection Bill 2014, overall security situation, and other matters of national as well as common interest will take the center-stage... Read more
Altaf Hussain needs a NICOP before he can acquire a passport
The ‘sine qua non’ of National Identity Card for Overseas Pakistanis (NICOP) stands between Muttahida Qaumi Movement leader, Altaf Hussain, and his renewed green passport, the Interior Ministry informed the media. The ministry, in its official response to Foreign Office regarding Hussain’s passport application, also said the MQM leader... Read more
Greek neo-nazis get life term for murdering Pakistani immigrant
Two suspected members of Greece’s neo-Nazi party Golden Dawn received life sentences on Tuesday over the fatal stabbing of a Pakistani immigrant last year, a judicial source said. Dionyssis Liakopoulos, 25, and Christos Steriopoulos, 29, were arrested a few hours after Luqman’s murder when a taxi driver who witnessed... Read more
No Particular Party targeted in operation: Sherjeel Memon
Sindh Information Minister Sharjeel Memon on Tuesday dispelled the impression that any particular party was being targeted in Karachi’s targeted operation. “It is a wrong perception that specific people are the target of operation,” Memon told media persons after Sindh Assembly’s session. The information minister defended the operation, saying... Read more
Bhakkar Cannibals back to their old tricks!!
Two brothers Arif and Farman, who were arrested for their alleged involvement in cannibalism, were produced in an anti-terrorism court (ATC) Tuesday and were subsequently sent on a seven-day physical remand. Earlier today, the police had also managed to arrest Mohammad Farman on suspicion of cannibalism after the heads... Read more
3 member bench to resume hearing of ‘high treason’ case against ex. President musharraf
A three-member special court will resume the hearing of high treason case against former President Pervez Musharraf today at the premises of Federal Shariat Court. It should be mentioned here that the special court headed by Justice Faisal Arab, indicted the 70-year-old former army chief on March 31 on... Read more
Afghan Taliban arbitrate to end TTP’s Bickering
The Afghan Taliban initiated efforts to end infighting between two factions of their Pakistani counterparts. A turf war between two factions of the banned Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) has claimed between 25 and 30 lives in the country’s tribal areas. In pamphlets distributed in North Waziristan today, Mulla Omar, head... Read more