Monitoring Desk

  • TISLAMABAD - Pakistan and Afghanistan have agreed for the first time to place “liaison officers” at each other’s military headquarters for better security coordination, and Islamabad is awaiting a formal response from Kabul to its proposal for opening a wide-ranging bilateral ...

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  • TMANILA - President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday toured a Pakistan Navy ship docked at the Manila Bay, as the Philippine and Pakistani governments and militaries sought to boost relations, reported ABS-CBN News. Duterte toured the Pakistan Navy Ship (PNS) Saif, which is on a three-day goodwill visit ...

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  • TKARACHI - Police on Sunday confirmed that an alleged incident of robbery reported in Malir area last week was actually an act of murder where a 20-year-old young woman killed her younger sister, Aleena, with the help of her fiance. On December 6, it was reported that a 16-year-old girl was stabbed ...

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  • TKARACHI -  Police on Sunday confirmed that an alleged incident of robbery reported in Malir area last week was actually an act of murder where a 20-year-old young woman killed her younger sister, Aleena, with the help of her fiance. On December 6, it was reported that a 16-year-old girl was ...

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  • TCALIFORNIA-Facebook has introduced a new feature to let users send a variety of ‘greetings’. Reviving memories of those long-forgotten ‘poke-wars’, you will now be able to send a wink, a high-five, a hug and a wave as well as the old faithful poke. Each greeting interacts ...

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  • TKARACHI -  At least 21 people were killed and several others still missing after a boat carrying religious devotees capsized in a creek near the village of Bohara situated close to Thatta on Thursday, officials said. Thatta Deputy Commissioner Nasir Baig said the ill-fated boat – which ...

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  • TMumbai-Veteran Indian actor Shashi Kapoor passed away in Mumbai on Monday. He was 79, reported The Indian Express. The Bollywood legend was admitted to Kokilaben Ambani Hospital in Andheri on Sunday night, reportedly for a chest infection treatment. The actor struggled with the condition even in ...

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  • TKARACHI - Pakistan’s national poet Allama Iqbal frequently referred to the Shaheen in his poetry, clearly in awe of the bird as it glided through the skies. But the Shaheen, also called the Bahri falcon, is fast disappearing from the country’s skies due to illegal trade with the Middle ...

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  • TKUWAIT CITY - US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis says he does not plan to “prod” Pakistan, but expects it adhere to its promises to combat terrorism, as he embarks on his first visit to Islamabad as Pentagon chief. Speaking aboard a military plane, Mattis said he does not expect to butt ...

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