Arthur’s Pakistan aim for Australia history

Brisbane (Australia) - The Pakistan team, six years in the making and armed with insider knowledge from coach Mickey Arthur, are poised to make...

China, India eye Asian Century as Brexit rattles old order

New Delhi (AFP) - Britain's vote to leave the European Union and simmering discontent in other Western countries is seen as hastening the arrival...

Nepal police arrest 112 in strike over new constitution

Kathmandu - Nepalese police arrested more than a hundred protestors on Sunday for trying to enforce a nationwide strike, the latest in a string...

Top Universities 2014 in Pakistan: IBA Karachi leads in business education

IBA Karachi is the leading business education institution of Pakistan according to the new ranking of the Higher Education Commission (HEC).University Rankings for the...

No electronic voting in coming elections: ECP

On the basis of financial and technical issues, Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has refused to use the electronic voting machine in the upcoming...

Cleanliness campaign begins at Karachi’s busiest business area

Commissioner Karachi Shoaib Ahmad Siddiqui on Monday announced to start a cleanliness campaign at city's busiest business area, II Chundrigar Road and warned strict...

Protest rally in Dadu against Mirza

Pakistan People's Party' (PPP) activists staged a protest rally here on Saturday against farmer Home Minister Dr Zulfiquar Mirza that marched from the residence...

Balloting for successful Hajj applications to be conducted on May 14

Balloting for successful Hajj applications will be conducted on May 14. As many as 143, 368 Pakistanis would perform Hajj this year under the...

Policeman killed in suicide attack on Pakistan politician

Peshawar (Pakistan)  - A Pakistani policeman was killed and two others wounded on Thursday when a suicide bomber hit the convoy of a senior...

SSP Rao accuses MQM of working for RAW, seeks ban on the party

KARACHI,  SSP Malir Anwar Rao Thursday blamed that some workers and leaders of a political party, 'Muttahida Quami Movement (MQM)', are working for the...

PML-N to make electoral gains in LG polls: PM

ISLAMABAD, Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday expressed the confidence that PML-N would make electoral gains in local government polls and next general elections...

Corruption poses grave threat to socio-economic development: President

ISLAMABAD, President Mamnoon Hussain has directed the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) to gear up its efforts to bring corrupt elements to justice.He was addressing a...

From Bogota with love: Karachi gets advice from Colombia

Karachi - As mayor of Bogota, Enrique Penalosa transformed Colombia's crime-ridden, traffic-clogged capital and now he is helping Pakistan's sprawling metropolis Karachi as it...

Journalist’s nephew freed

KHUZDAR  Nephew of former President Khuzdar Press Club was freed by his abductor who reached his home safely. According to details armed had abducted Fahad...

Govt will not allow anything to shrink growth rate: Shahbaz Sharif

ISLAMABAD, Chief Minister Punjab Shahbaz Sharif on Tuesday said that government will not allow anything to including energy crisis to shrink growth rate.He said that...

Bandits loot trader

Larkana : A trader was looted of cash, cellular phones, bikes and a generator by four unknown armed men in the limits of Mahotta...

Pakistan stands by Saudi Arabia: President

ISLAMABAD,President Mamnoon Hussain has reiterated Pakistan's determination to defend territorial integrity of Saudi Arabia at all cost. He was talking to Imam-e-Kaaba Sheikh Khalid...

Pakistani progressives see dark future after activist’s murder

Islamabad - The killing of a prominent Pakistani rights campaigner Friday has sent shockwaves through the country's progressives, as those who speak out against...

Pakistan ‘mini-cyclone’ death toll rises to 44: officials

Peshawar (Pakistan) - A severe storm in northwest Pakistan, dubbed a "mini-cyclone", has killed 44 people and injured more than 200, officials said Monday,...

Pakistan is a centre for religious education: Imam-e-Kaaba

ISLAMABAD, Ulema-e-Karam, belonging to different schools of thought met Imam-e-Kaaba Sheikh Khalid Al-Ghamdi in Lahore on Sunday.Talking to them, Imam-e-Kaaba said he could not forget...