FIFA will not tolerate racism at 2018 World Cup
FIFA president Gianni Infantino has said racism will not be tolerated at next year’s World Cup in Russia, adding...
NBC sacks newsman Matt Lauer over alleged sexual misconduct
NBC said Wednesday it has fired Matt Lauer, a well-known morning news anchor, for what it described as inappropriate...
North Korea fires ICBM, splashes in Sea of Japan: Pentagon
North Korea fired what the US Pentagon said appeared to be an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) that landed close...
Oscars bid for story of ´Pakistan´s toughest woman´
As 200 armed men surrounded their house on a hot August night in 2005, Nazo Dharejo and her sisters grabbed their Kalashnikov and puny stock of ammunition and climbed to the roof. The gunfight which followed earned her the moniker “Pakistan´s toughest woman”, and became the subject of a... Read more
Punjab CTD shot dead four alleged TTP terrorists
The Punjab Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) killed four Tehrik-i-Taliban terrorists on Friday night during an exchange of gunfire in Faisalabad.  The Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) said that the TTP terrorists were riding motorcycles when they were asked to stop by officials of the CTD, in response to which they opened fire.... Read more
20 dead in Khairpur truck-van accident
KHAIRPUR: The death toll after a deadly accident in Khairpur rose to 20 from 17 after three of the seven injured succumbed to their wounds. The deadly traffic accident took place early Monday when, according to police officials, a truck laden with coal en route from Ranipur to Sukkur attempted... Read more
Energy source: PM inaugrates second LNG terminal at Port Qasim
KARACHI: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has inaugurated the second LNG terminal at Port Qasim, built at a cost of Rs50 billion. Addressing the media, the premier said when the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz took control of the government, there was a severe shortage of power. “However, our government has... Read more
Key Sehwan bombing suspect arrested by CTD
KARACHI: Authorities claimed on Friday to have arrested a suspect in connection with the deadly Sehwan suicide blast. In February this year, more than 80 people were killed and over 300 injured in a terrorist attack on the Sufi shrine in Sindh. During a press conference today, Counter Terrorism Department (CTD)... Read more
Pakistan’s FDI stood at $939.7 million in four months
State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) recorded an increase of 74.4 percent in Federal Direct Investment (FDI) during first quarter of July-October 2017-18 as compared to last year. During July-October 2018 period, the net FDI inflow into the country was $939.7 million against $538.7 million during corresponding period July-Oct 2017,... Read more
Sindh Apex Committee reiterates to continue crackdown against street criminals
The Sindh Apex Committee decided to launch a crackdown against street criminals in Karachi. The decision was taken at a meeting presided over by Sindh Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah. The meeting was also attended by Rangers Director General Major General Muhammad Saeed, Inspector General AD Khawaja among other... Read more
PPP displays golden jubilee logo
Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) unveiled the official logo for its Golden Jubilee Foundation Day on November 30, 2017. PPP was founded by former prime minister and popular leader Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto on November 30, 1967. The party, through a mass mandate, managed to form the federal government thrice in... Read more
SHC orders to transfer 10 high-profile cases to Sukkur
The Sindh High Court (SHC) has ordered to transferred ten high-profile cases to Sukkur from the Karachi anti-terrorism court. These high profile cases include those pertaining to the Karachi airport attack of 2014, members of banned outfit Lashkar-e-Jhangvi and other important cases. A notification from a member of the inspection... Read more
“Hold your breath sahib”, Mustafa Kamal to hold press conference today
Pakistan Sarzameen Party (PSP) Chairman Mustafa Kamal is expected to address a press conference today. The press conference will be held at the Pakistan House at 12PM. PSP chief will address a press conference on Saturday, along with the party president Anees Qaimkhani. Kamal is expected to respond to... Read more
Farooq Sattar quits politics
Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan’s Chief Farooq Sattar announced to quit the party and politics. Following after Rabita Committee had expressed its confidence in his leadership after high-level huddle on Thursday, Dr. Farooq Sattar has announced to quit MQM(P) and politics. The decision also comes a day after MQM-Pakistan and Pak... Read more
NAB Karachi raids KDA office, arrests two officials
The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) raid at the Karachi Developmental Authority (KDA) office on Thursday, arrested two officials. According to sources, NAB team arrested KDA Director General Syed Nasir Abbas and incharge record room Kamran from their offices.  The NAB team also questioned KDA other personnel in presence of... Read more
Karachi deputy mayor Arshad Vohra joins PSP
Muttahida Quami Movement Pakistan leader and Deputy Mayor Karachi Arshad Vohra has joined the Pakistan Sarzameen Party. Vohra while speaking to media said that he is grateful to the people of Karachi who gave them the mandate. “Unfortunately, I was not able to deliver to the people of Karachi,”... Read more
First ever multinational counter-terrorism exercise concludes
The culmination ceremony of the first ever multinational counter-terrorism air exercise was held at a Pakistan Air Force (PAF) Operational Air Base. Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman, Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan Air Force was the chief guest on the occasion, said a news release issued here on... Read more