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...
Sharjeel Memon, others sent to jail till Nov 4
Pakistan Peoples Party leader and former information ministerm Sharjeel Memon, along with 11 other suspects, has been sent to jail till November 4 in the Rs 5.76 billion mega corruption case. The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) produced the former Sindh information minister and 11 other suspects in an accountability court... Read more
NAB arrests Sharjeel Memon in corruption case
The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Monday evening arrested Former Sindh information minister Sharjeel Memon in Rs. 5.76 billion corruption case. Following SHC rejected bail of Sharjeel Inam Memon, he holed up in court premises. Memon’s lawyers had advised him to hand himself over to NAB officials. Sindh Ranger escorted the... Read more
SHC rejects bail of Sharjeel Memon in corruption case
Sindh High Court (SHC) rejected bail of former Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) leader and former Sindh Information Minister Sharjeel Inam Memon in Rs. 5.77 billion corruption case. According to details, on Monday two-member SHC bench hearing bail petitions in a case regarding mega corruption scandal worth Rs.5.77 billion rejected bail... Read more
PTI all set to hold rally in Sehwan today
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) all set to stage a public rally in Sehwan on Sunday. PTI’s local leader have placed 40,000 chairs at Lal Bahadur Ground for the public gathering whereas 80,000 will be able to attend the rally while standing. The arrangements for the public meeting are being given... Read more
HBL’s PnL takes dive to Rs 1.6 billion after DFS fine
Habib Bank Limited (HBL) profit for the first three quarters FY 2017 has gone down to Rs. 1.6 billion following the penalty by the New York State Department of Financial Services (DFS). The New York State Department of Financial Services (DFS) had fined Habib Bank $225 million for failures to... Read more
PM arrives Karachi on day long visit
Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi Saturday arrived here on a day-long visit. Upon his arrival, the prime minister was received by Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah. PML-N leaders and high authorities were also present on the occasion. The prime minister will inaugurate Pakistan International Bulk Terminal at... Read more
All parties agree on Justice (r) Javed Iqbal’s name for NAB chairman
All Pakistan political parties have agreed on name Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal has been finalised as the next National Accountability Bureau (NAB) chairman. Leader of Opposition in the National Assembly, Khursheed Shah, said on Sunday that four meetings have been held recently to decide on the name of the new NAB... Read more
Air Marshal Farooq Habib promoted to Vice Chief of Air Staff
Air Marshal Farooq Habib has been appointed as Vice Chief of the Air Staff. In a press release from the Pakistan Air Force (PAF), Federal government has approved appointment of Air Marshal Farooq Habib as Vice Chief of the Air Staff. Air Marshal Habib was commissioned in 1982. Air Marshal... Read more
21,000 Bohras, 12000 Indians observed Ashra in Karachi: ISPR
Bohra Community members are returning to their countries on culmination of their annual congression. According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), more than 21,000 foreigners including near 12,000 Indians participated in this event which was organised  during Muharram at Karachi from 22 – 30 September after a gap of... Read more
Karachiites mesmerized by PAF, RAF aerobatics at sea-view
It was a rare treat for many of the Karachiites to personally witness aerobatics display by none other than the Pakistan Air Force’s JF-17 Thunder aircraft and Royal Air Force’s Red Arrows aerobatics team here Thursday afternoon. The air show was to mark the 70th anniversary of Pakistan –... Read more
CCTV video of Karachi knife attacker
Karachi police have released a video of the  Karachi knife attacker. In the video the suspect can be seen attacking a woman with a sharp object. So far injured nine women in Gulistan-e-Jauhar area and spread fear across the metropolis. Six suspects have been arrested during raids in different... Read more
Karachi Knife Attack: Police arrest 6 suspects in Gulistan-e-Jauhar
Karachi police arrested six suspects during raids in different parts of Gulistan-e-Jauhar attacking women. According to East SSP Samiullah Soomro, the arrested persons resemble the accused. However, he added, the suspects were being probed over the matter. In the last few days, Gulistan-e-Jauhar area has been the victim of... Read more
Youm-e-Ashur being observed in Pakistan today
Youm-e-Ashur is being observed across the country honouring Imam Hussain (AS) and the martyrs of Karbala are being taken out today across various cities in Pakistan on Sunday. Processions has been taken out across the country to mourn the sacrifices of Imam Hussain (AS) and his followers who fought till... Read more
PTI, MQM agree on electing new opposition leader in NA
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and Muttahida Qaumi Movement Pakistan (MQMP) on Tuesday agreed to elect new opposition leader in the National Assembly. A PTI delegation led by Shah Mahmood Qureshi, including Asad Umar, Imran Ismail and Dr Firdous Naqv ivisited MQM(P)’s headquarters in Bahadurabad, Karachi. MMQ(P)’s team was led Dr... Read more