OUR STAFF REPORT

  • ISLAMABAD   -  Chairman Senate Standing Committee on Interior Senator Rehman Malik on Monday wrote a letter to Dr Marcus Pleyer, President Financial Action Task Force (FATF), pleading him to place India on the Grey List of FATF for its involvement in money laundering through 44 banks ...

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  • ISLAMABAD   -  Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Ali Muhammad Khan Monday said that Pakistan was remained successful in highlighting Kashmir cause at all available international forums and entire Pakistani nation is standing united with the Kashmiri people to crush the ...

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  • LAHORE   -  Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar Monday said that the dual nature of the opposition leaders had been fully exposed and the day was not far when their alliance will meet its fate.   “The time is not far when the opposition alliance will be withering ...

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  • LAHORE   -  Punjab Health Minister Yasmin Rashid reviewed progress on revamping of health facilities under the Prime Minister’s Health Initiative and the upgradation of the Basic Health Units (BHUs) at the Primary and Secondary Healthcare Department here on Monday. Present in ...

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  • ISLAMABAD   -   They have resumed filming series six of popular police drama Line Of Duty after the coronavirus outbreak halted shooting the programme earlier this year. And Vicky McClure and her co-star Martin Compston appeared to be back in the thick of the action as they shot ...

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  • ISLAMABAD  -  He and wife Chrissy Teigen have very publicly shared the heartbreaking loss of their son Jack. And recently, John Legend and daughter Luna, four, were spotted out together at the very exclusive Bel-Air Hotel in Beverly Hills. The musician doted on his firstborn as he headed ...

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  • ISLAMABAD- He shot to fame as smouldering chef Gabriel in Netflix hit, Emily In Paris. Yet fans of the series were shocked by Lucas Bravo’s makeover ahead of landing the role as they stumbled across old photographs of the star. Sporting long locks and a beard, the 32 year old French actor and ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - The BBC’s new political drama Roadkill was slammed for its ‘anti-Conservative bias’ as a Tory MP said: ‘If they did the same for a left-wing character it would be a hate crime’. The drama, written by Hampstead playwright Sir David Hare, sees Hugh Laurie ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-Ministry of National Health Services (NHS) on Monday following the recommendation of National Assembly (NA) body on health removed the Executive Director and Deputy Director of National Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine (NIRM).The ministry assigned additional charge of NIRM to Dr. ...

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  •  ISLAMABAD- Proceeding further towards development of sector I-15, Capital Development Authority (CDA) has opened technical bids for development works in sub-sector I-15/4. The technical bids will be evaluated by a committee and after this process the financial bids of only technically ...

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  • RAWALPINDI - An 18-month-old child died while another sustained critical burn injuries when their house caught huge fire at Misrial Road on Monday, according to Rescue 1122 spokesman.The victims were moved to Rawal Burn Unit (RBU) of Holy Family Hospital (HFH). The deceased has been identified as ...

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  • LAHORE-The Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) on Monday gave an SOS call to the government for early compensation to affectees of Hafeez Center tragedy. Addressing a hurriedly called press conference, LCCI President Mian Tariq Misbah drew attention of the government towards the plight ...

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  • LAHORE-Pakistan head coach and chief selector Misbah-ul-Haq on Monday named 22 probables for the ODI and T20I series against Zimbabwe, insisting he has opted for experience in the 50-over matches and provided extended run to the youngsters in the T20I format. Pakistan have not played ODIs ...

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  • LAHORE-Maaz Sadaqat’s all-round display spearheaded Khyber Pakhtunkhwa U19’s 91-run win over Southern Punjab in the National U19 One-Day Tournament. In other games of the day, Sindh beat Northern by seven wickets, while Balochistan beat Central Punjab by 23 runs. Khyber Pakhtunkhwa ...

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  • LAHORE-Sindh’s Abrar Ahmed added seven wickets to his tally on day two of his team’s Second XI Quaid-e-Azam Trophy first round fixture against Central Punjab after returning six for 66 on the opening day of the three-day contest. According to information made available here on ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Pakistan reported 16 more Covid-19 deaths during the last 24 hours — highest in recent weeks — as the death toll reached 6654, officials said yesterday.  On the other hand, with the fresh 567 cases detected in the country during the last 24 hours, the country’s ...

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  • KARACHI   -  Federal Minister for Water Resources, Muhammad Faisal Vawda said that PML-N Leadership was working on the Indian agenda and that’s why it was maligning the country’s institutions. He expressed these views while addressing the press conference here at his ...

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  • KARACHI   -  Provincial Minister for Industries, Commerce, Anti-Corruption and Cooperative Department Jam Ikramullah Dharejo, while reacting to the press conference of PTI leader Shah Mehmood Qureshi, has said that PPP leaders, Quaid-e-Awam Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto and Mohtarma ...

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  • KARACHI   -  13th anniversary of deadly Karsaz tragedy was observed today. On this day in 2007, about 180 people were killed as blasts rocked a rally held to accord warm welcome to Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Benazir Bhutto in Karachi. Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan had claimed ...

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  • KARACHI   -   The Sindh government lacks both empathy and sympathy with the rural women of Sindh; thus, rural women are the worst sufferers of economic, social and political issues in the province. This observation was made by the Hari Welfare Association (HWA), a peasant rights ...

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  • KARACHI   -   The British Deputy High Commissioner Mike Nithavrianakis called on the Karachi Commissioner Dr. Muhammad Sohail Rajputat at his office. Director General Public Private Partnership (PPP) Unit Khalid Mehmood Sheikh also attended the meeting, said a statement released ...

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  • KARACHI   -  Three youngsters lost their lives after being hit by a speeding dumper near Nooriabad on Sunday, rescue sources said. The incident occurred at Link Road no 7 near Nooriabad, where three youngsters who were riding a motorcycle were hit by a speeding dumper. As a result, ...

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  • LAHORE   -   Northern’s Raza Hasan and Sindh’s Abrar Ahmed took seven and six wickets, respectively, and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s Mehran Ibrahim and Mohammad Sarwar struck centuries to put their teams on top on the opening day of the Second XI Quaid-e-Azam ...

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  • LAHORE  -  Rijas Property Development team lifted the Rijas Eiffel Heights Polo Cup after beating Diamond Paints 9-8 in the main final played here at the Jinnah Polo & Country Club (JP&CC) on Sunday. From Rijas Property Development, Ahmed Zubair Butt emerged as top scorer as he ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-Pop superstar Justin Bieber’s rehearsals in New York City recently paid off big time over the weekend, as the crooner impressed with a pair of emotional and heartfelt performances on Night Live. The sketch show was hosted by HBO Insecure star Issa Rae, who had fun in various skits ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-Only this time around the pop superstar took to Twitter to pass along a humorous disclaimer about the possibility of some Swifties receiving personalized surprises inside the CD booklets, compliments of her clumsiness and that of her beloved three cats. ‘Along with the signed cd, ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-Andrea Ghez (Caltech MS ’89, PhD ’92), the Lauren B. Leichtman and Arthur E. Levine Professor of Astrophysics at UCLA, has won the 2020 Nobel Prize in Physics for pioneering research that helped reveal a supermassive black hole lurking at the center of the Milky Way galaxy. ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-The band’s long-time manager Chris Murphy has joined forces with music labels Universal and Warner Chappell to bring the stage production to life. The eagerly anticipated show will feature up to 200 songs recorded from INXS, beginning from when they first rocketed to fame in 1977. ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-Her highly anticipated sixth studio album is expected to be released sometime next week and Ariana Grande potentially revealed a key detail pertaining to the upcoming album in a cryptic video uploaded to Instagram.In the slow motion clip, Ariana’s well-manicured hand typed out the ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-Science is doubling up on the International Space Station with the addition of three new space residents. However, they will split up on October 21 before four more astronauts launch to join the Expedition 64 crew in November. NASA astronaut Kate Rubins, on her second station mission, is ...

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