High-flying hoisting ceremony held at Ganda Singh Wala
Another high-flying Pakistan flag hoisting ceremony was held on Monday at Ganda Singh Wala on Pak-India border. Commander Multan...
After Karachi, Pakistan’s women only taxis eye new cities
Braving whistles, catcalls and vulgar remarks, Karachi’s female taxi drivers are determined to stay on the road to ferry...
PAF opens base at Bholari near Karachi
Pakistan Air Force (PAF) inaugurated a new operating base, PAF Base Bholari, earlier on Monday. Chief of the Air...
Militants threaten Peshawar neighbourhood residents to leave town or else…
 A pamphlet was supposedly distributed by the banned Lashkar-i-Islam (LI),  in a neighbourhood of the Khyber Pakhtunhwa capital threatening residents, mostly Shia Muslims, to vacate the area in the next ten days, police said on Tuesday. Residents of Pahari Pura’s Manzoor Colony were warned of serious consequences failing to... Read more
Rapist school teacher shot to death by cops!
The schoolteacher who was suspected of kidnapping, raping and murdering an 11-year-old child was killed by Khanewal district police on Tuesday. Muhammad Ishaq, who belonged to the Shah Jamal locality of Muzaffargarh district, had allegedly kidnapped a class-V student last week from the Missali School in Qaimwala, Khanewal, and... Read more
Wipe out militancy from FATA:  Senate declares unanimously
The government declared in the Senate  that the issue of militancy will not be allowed to drag on for five years and, if necessary, decisive action will be taken against the militants.  Federal Minister for States and Frontier Regions Lt-Gen (retd) Abdul Qadir Baloch assured the House that the... Read more
TTP increasingly worried about the war within its own ranks
The central Shura of the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) on held a marathon meeting for resolving its internal issues and assessing the talks with the government but failed to reach a decision.  Taliban sources said that senior Taliban leaders convened an emergency meeting of the Shura to find an immediate... Read more
Bloodshed Continued during the weekend
At least five people including an uncle and a nephew were shot dead here on Sunday. Reports have it that unidentified bikers armed with 9mm pistols targeted the victims, identified as Shahid Qadri, Saleem Qadri, and Amjad at a sweetmeat shop located in Cantt Bazaar on Drigh Road. According to... Read more
Particular ‘group’ behind violence in Karachi
Sindh Minister for Information Sharjeel Inam Memon said o that a “particular group” is responsible for increasing terrorism in Karachi. While talking to media men here, the minister said “Investigations are underway and we shall tell about the group that is involved in terror activities later”. He did not... Read more
PPP rejects Gallup Poll
“Surveys projecting the comparative popularity of political parties and their leaders should not only be credible but also perceived to be so, and the latest Gallup Pakistan survey does not fulfil this requirement, said Mian Manzoor Ahmed Wattoo  in a statement issued by the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Secretariat. The... Read more
6 killed and 10 injured in accident near Sehwan
Six people were killed while 10 others sustained injuries when a passenger bus was hit by a dumper truck in a road accident on Indus Highway The engine of the passenger bus stopped working near Sehwan and the vehicle was parked on the road when the dumper coming from behind... Read more
YouTube ban: Govt. to follow court orders only
The federal government has decided not to take any independent decision regarding lifting ban on video-sharing website YouTube. An official in the ministry of information technology told the media that the government would only follow the court orders. A functional standing committee of Senate on Human Rights had recommended the... Read more
Multan man buried alive during ‘treasure’ hunt’
According to reports, Zeeshan, a resident of Bagh Beera, dug a part of his house in a bid to retrieve a hidden treasure on the advice of a fake Peer.  Rescue officials said that they had discovered a long tunnel in the house. They said that the man apparently... Read more
186 Elite force commandos to enhance security in twin cities
 A contingent of 186 Elite Force commandos of Punjab police have arrived in the capital city to enhance security measures following two terrorism incidents within six weeks, the police said. Another contingent of 40 personnel of the force will arrive in Islamabad soon, they added. The personnel were demanded... Read more
Sindh High court allows Bahria Town to resume construction of flyover/underpass project
The Sindh High Court on Friday allowed the Bahria Town management to resume construction work on a flyover and two underpasses in Clifton, suspending the interim order of an SHC single bench that had restrained the Bahria Town from carrying out the construction work on the project. A division... Read more
Opposition and pro-opposition parties go all out to prevent passage of PPO
Opposition parties finalised  their plans to block the Pakistan Protection Ordinance (PPO) in the Senate which would take up the controversial law during its session commencing on Monday, sources said.  The Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP), Pakistan Muslim League-Q (PML-Q), Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) and Awami National Party (ANP) –... Read more
IK at Nephew’s Mehndi
A rare picture of I Khan, this picture was published on Facebook by a local magazine. I Khan at his nephew Shershah Khan’s mehndi. Read: Imran Khan attends nephews wedding   Read more