India remember our response for generations, PAF chief warns India
Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman has vowed that Pakistan Airforce well prepared to give befitting response...
Suicide bombers storm Afghan state broadcaster
Suicide bombers stormed the national television station in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad on Wednesday, triggering gunfights and...
North Korea test-fires ballistic missile in defiance of world pressure
North Korea test-fired a ballistic missile Saturday in apparent defiance of a US push for tougher international sanctions to...
India remember our response for generations, PAF chief warns India
Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman has vowed that Pakistan Airforce well prepared to give befitting response to any aggression and India will be remembered by their coming generations. Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman visited the Qadri Airbase in Skardu to witness exercises by... Read more
Suicide bombers storm Afghan state broadcaster
Suicide bombers stormed the national television station in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad on Wednesday, triggering gunfights and explosions as journalists remained trapped inside the building, officials and eyewitnesses said. At least two people were killed and 14 others wounded in the ongoing assault, which underscores the growing... Read more
North Korea test-fires ballistic missile in defiance of world pressure
North Korea test-fired a ballistic missile Saturday in apparent defiance of a US push for tougher international sanctions to curb the Asian country’s nuclear threat. “North Korea fired an unidentified missile from a site in the vicinity of Bukchang in Pyeongannam-do (South Pyeongan Province) early this morning,” the South... Read more
Fort Lauderdale airport shooting: At least five dead
Wearing a Star Wars T-shirt, the shooter reportedly opened fire at the baggage carousel in Terminal 2  at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport on Friday, killing at least five people before being taken into custody, officials and witnesses said. Five people died and eight more were wounded in the incident,... Read more
Sindh Police reinstate Rao Anwar as Malir SSP
The Sindh Police has been reinstated SSP Malir Town, Rao Anwar. Rao Anwar  was suspended for arresting a senior Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM)  leader. According to the notification, issued by the Naeem Ahmed Shaikh, PSP for Inspector General Sindh Police, Javed Akbar Riaz who was serving as SSP Malir... Read more
Pakistanis face strict UAE visa policy
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) toughened its visa policy for Pakistanis, particularly for those holding official and diplomatic passports. Official passport holders are required to wait for a longer time to get visas, contrary to the norms that accord priority to such passport holders. This startling revelation was made... Read more
DRS in spotlight after NZ skipper’s controversial dismissal
The decision review system (DRS) was the major talking point at the end of a rain-shortened first day’s play in the second test between New Zealand and Pakistan in Hamilton on Friday following the dismissal of the home side’s captain Kane Williamson. New Zealand, put into bat on a... Read more
Erdogan tells West ´mind your own business´ over crackdown criticism
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday told the European Union and United States to “mind your own business” after the West expressed alarm over the growing crackdown against suspected accomplices in the failed coup. “Some people give us advice. They say they are worried. Mind your own business!... Read more
Federer, Nadal pull out of Toronto Masters
Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal on  pulled out of next week’s Toronto Masters, joining Wimbledon champion Andy Murray in deciding to skip the event. Seventeen-time major champion Federer’s last match was his loss to Canadian Milos Raonic in the Wimbledon semi-finals, while Nadal, who has won 14 titles in... Read more
IMF sets $5.3 billion program for Iraq
The IMF announced a $5.34 billion program for Iraq on Thursday to help strengthen the country’s finances, hit by the crash in oil prices and the fight against the Islamic State group. The International Monetary Fund said the three-year loan will see $634 million immediately allocated to Baghdad, which... Read more
Karachi police shot dead two robbers in encounter
Police shot dead two robbers and arrested another during encounters in different parts of Karachi. According to details, an exchange of fire took place between the robbers and the law enforcement agencies at New Sabzi Mandi area of Karachi in which two criminals were killed. SSP Malir Rao Anwar... Read more
30,000 road accidents occur in Karachi annually: DIG traffic
At least five fatal accidents occur every two days on roads in the city of Karachi, according to statistics for the first four months of 2016 shared by DIG Traffic Dr Amir Shaikh with the media earlier yesterday. About the overall number of accidents during the past three years,... Read more
Chinese delegation formally inaugurates Gwadar port
A 61-member delegation from the Chinese province of Xinjian reached Gwadar earlier yesterday and inaugurated the Gwadar Port Free Zone. The delegation was led by General Secretary of Communist Party, Zhang Chunxian. The head of the delegation inaugurated Gwadar Port Free Zone at the Port Area here. Earlier, the Governor... Read more