APP/Agencies

  • TRawalpindi  -  As low gas pressure persists, residents of different suburban areas of Rawalpindi Friday demonstrated against gas load shedding and low gas pressure, demanding uninterrupted supply. The residents of Khayaban-e-Sir Syed, New Katarian, Jamia Masjid Road, Satellite Town, ...

    Read More
  • TThe UN human rights chief has said the declaration of a state of emergency in the Maldives and the resulting suspension of constitutional guarantees amounts to an “all-out assault on democracy”. Political turmoil has swept the Maldives since a surprise court ruling last week ordered ...

    Read More
  • TYOKOHAMA - The Belt and Road Initiative is very important and will certainly have a good impact on regional growth and prosperity, said Mitsuhiro Furusawa, deputy managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), on Saturday. Proposed by China in 2013, the Belt and Road Initiative refers ...

    Read More
  • TPakistan’s Ambassador to United Nations Maleeha Lodhi has said President Xi’s vision of One Belt One Road is win-win for the whole region. In an interview with Xinhua News Agency, she said that it is certainly a cornerstone of Pakistan’s foreign policy on China-Pakistan Economic ...

    Read More
  • TA polling station in Indian-occupied Kashmir was set on fire on Friday two days before the scheduled parliamentary by-poll in the disputed region. Three civilians were killed during the 15-hour firefight. Indian police said the building designated as the polling station was torched in Yarigund ...

    Read More
  • TISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif performed the groundbreaking of the Kurram Tangi Dam in North Waziristan agency of Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA)  on Friday, Radio Pakistan reported. Kurram Tangi Dam would have a water storage capacity of 1.2 million acre-feet (MAF) in ...

    Read More
  • TISLAMABAD: Junaid Jamshed's body has been identified after the lab results on Monday. According to the deputy commissioner, face X-Ray and dental history helped identify Junaid's body. Officials at the Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences handed the body of Junaid’s wife, Nahya Jamshed, to ...

    Read More
  • TDUBAI: Former Sindh Governor Dr Ishratul Ebad Khan has met Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) co-chairman and ex-president Asif Ali Zardari in Dubai. According to the reports, both held three meetings following week and exchanged their views on current political situation in ...

    Read More
  • TKARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah called the former Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif and lauded his services as a COAS on Wednesday. According to a details, the chief minister appreciated the efforts of the former COAS in Zarb-e-Azb operation National Action Plan ...

    Read More
  • TJERUSALEM: Israel's upgraded Arrow ballistic missile shield passed a full interception test on Thursday, hitting a target in space meant to simulate the trajectory of the long-range weapons held by Iran, Syria and Hezbollah, the Defence Ministry said. The Defense Ministry said it “conducted a ...

    Read More
  • TISLAMABAD - Former opener and ex-coach Mohsin Khan Wednesday smells something fishy in the whole affair of Younus Khan’s abrupt retirement from the One Day Internationals."It makes no sense that after being picked for the full series in the one-day squad after such a big gap he should decide ...

    Read More
  • TISLAMABAD/Faisalabad - Pakistan off spinner Saeed Ajmal says he would prefer England over India to undergo an informal bowling test on his corrected action in a bid to revive his international career. Ajmal said: "I will be going for the informal test later this month and it will not be to the ...

    Read More