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ISLAMABAD- Army Chief General Raheel Sharif called on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in Islamabad on Monday. According to sources, the Army Chief and Premier had an exchange of views on the ongoing military offensive ‘Zarb-e-Azb’ in North Waziristan Agency (NWA) and the relief and rehabilitation effort for the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs).

Multan- Disgruntled president of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Javed Hashmi today challenged Shah Mehmood Qureshi to contest by-election against him from NA-150, if the latter resigned from his constituency. Addressing a press conference, Hashmi challenged Qureshi to resign and face him in the elections. He said it would be known soon that “who is ‘Daghi’ in the party”. The Baghi leader said that Imran Khan has skipped the issue of ...

RAWALPINDI- Twenty-three terrorists were killed in fresh air strikes by the security forces in the ongoing operation Zarb-e-Azb in North Waziristan Agency today. According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), precise air strikes were conducted on terrorist hideouts in Bangidar area of Ghulam Khan in North Waziristan in which 23 terrorists were killed. Operation Zarb-e-Azb was launched by the Army on June 15 following a ...

KARACHI- U.S. Consul General Brian Heath and officials from the ...

ISLAMABAD- National Assembly (NA) Speaker Ayaz Sadiq wrote a letter ...

SUKKUR- Sindh Wild Life Department officials released 230 freshwater ...

Islamabad- On the instructions of Air Chief Marshal, Tahir Rafique ...

NAROWAL- An unemployed youth killed himself by laying down before ...

ISLAMABAD- The Election Commission of Pakistan today quietly released ...

Hyderabad Town- AC Kot Momin has been demoted to OSD due to the bad administration and slogans of ‘go Nawaz go’ during the visit of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. A few days earlier Prime ...

KARACHI- Additional District and Sessions court today acquitted Pakistan People's Party (PPP) MNA Shahjahan Baloch in three cases of illegal weapons and hand grenades possession. Three cases of ...

PESHAWAR- Jamaat-e-Islami Amir Sirajul Haq today said Pakistan is largely threatened by corrupt system than its enemies. Talking to journalists, the JI chief said, “We need to talk about ...

LAHORE- Punjab Education Minister Rana Mashhood Ahmed Khan has taken strict notice of the incident of fire due to shot-circuit of electricity in the basement of Government Central Model School, ...

ISLAMABAD- The Supreme Court of Pakistan today approved bail of former DG Hajj affairs Rao Shakeel, a key accused in the infamous Hajj corruption scandal. The SC bench headed by Justice ...

NEW DELHI- The possibility of India and Pakistan resuming talks with a high-level political meeting on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly in New York looks very slim with New Delhi ...

Lahore- Fire was extinguished in Lahore school basement where material of the Election Commission of Pakistan was stored. Earlier, a fire broke out in a government school in Lahore, destroyed some ...

Lahore- Punjab government plans to give Eid package to the flood affected people of the province. In a statement, Director General Provincial Disaster Management Authority Dr Ahmed Javed Qazi said ...

Quetta- Three bodies were found from Wadh area of Khuzdar today. Levies sources said the identities of the deceased could not be ascertained. The bodies have been shifted to Civil Hospital for legal ...

Hangu- At least four people, three policemen among them, were shot dead in a suspected militant attack in a remote area of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s Hungu district today. According to officials, ...

Karachi- Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, Chairman, Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) has condemned the attack on the Hujra of a Pakistan People’s Party leader, Major retired Fida, in Maneri Payan area Swabi. ...

Multan- Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has reportedly decided to boycott by-elections in National Assembly constituency, NA-149 Multan II, vacated by its disgruntled president Javed Hashmi. Election ...

Islamabad- Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will proceed to New York on Wednesday to attend annual session of the UN General Assembly. According to an official spokesman, he is scheduled to address the ...

Islamabad- President Mamnoon Hussain has said Pakistan looks forward to building a strong bilateral relationship with Afghanistan. He said this in his felicitation message to Afghan President-elect ...

Bannu- Two security personnel were killed and another injured when an improvised explosive device went off in Frontier Region Bannu. The explosive device was planted along the road side. The injured ...

Rawalpindi- Major General Rizwan Akhtar was named new Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) chief today. Akhtar had worked as DG Rangers Sindh in the past. The new chief will take charge once DG ISI ...

Islamabad- Weeks of mounting anti-government protests in Pakistan had been enough to convince five of the powerful army's 11 Corps Commanders that it was time for them to step in and force embattled ...

KARACHI - Imran Khan on Sunday evening at Mazar-i-Quaid reiterated his promise to make Naya Pakistan, saying he was visiting Karachi with the agenda to unite the divided nation.“Hate was spread ...

ISLAMABAD - Due to depleting domestic reserves, rising consumer database, failure to curb gas theft, generous allocation to fertilizer industry and stalled plans to import gas from overseas, the ...

KABUL - Former finance minister Ashraf Ghani was declared Afghanistan’s next president on Sunday, hours after signing a power-sharing deal with his rival Abdullah Abdullah that ended a ...

ISLAMABAD - Former army chief general (retd) Mirza Aslam Beg has claimed that PTI Chairman Imran Khan and PAT chief Dr Tahirul Qadri conspired with the US to create chaos in the country and pave way ...

ISLAMABAD - Gunmen riding motorbikes Sunday shot dead a leader from a hardline Sunni religious outfit in Rawalpindi in a suspected sectarian attack, officials said.Mufti Amanullah, from the Ahle ...

LAHORE: A 16-year-old girl suffered horrific injuries as two men threw acid in her face in a row over a failed marriage proposal, officials said Sunday.The girl was attacked late Saturday at her home ...

UNITED NATIONS - Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has commended the efforts of the Pakistani government in providing relief to the flood-affected people, and offered United Nations help, if requested. ...

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