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2016: World welcomes New Year despite terror fears

New York - Millions welcomed in the New Year with Champagne and cheers Friday, although tightened security put a damper on festivities in Europe...

Pakistan must ‘wipeout’ Taliban wanting ‘complete surrender of society’ to oppressive rule: Editorial

Islamabad : The Pakistan Taliban wants nothing, but the complete surrender of the state and society to their oppressive rule, an editorial in a...

Governor Punjab calls Altaf

KARACHI, Governor Punjab Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar telephoned MQM Chief Altaf Hussain and discussed the current political situation with him. He appreciated Hussains role to...

Shahabuddin likely to be next Prime Minister of Pakistan

Islamabad,  The Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP), after intense in-house meetings and consultations with coalition parties, have decided to nominate Makhdoom Shahabuddin as the next...

Judicial Commission to probe into allegations of rigging: Ahsan

Islamabad,  Minister for Planning and Development Ahsan Iqbal has said that government has accepted basic demands of Pakistan Tehreek-e- Insaaf (PTI) for electoral reforms...

Three suspected terrorists killed, a cop martyred in blast at sea view Karachi

Karachi : Three suspected terrorists were killed in a powerful explosion near Sea View Village restaurant in Karachi on Wednesday night. A policeman was...

ANP local leader shot dead

Karachi :  A local leader of Awami National Party (ANP) was shot dead by unidentified snipers at Pehlwan Goth, Gulistan-e-Jauhar area here on Tuesday.As...

CM for not dissolving Assembly

Peshawar ,KP Chief Minister Pervez Khattak has said that the PTI government in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has no threat from any side including opposition while...

President lauds role of legal fraternity in strengthening of democracy

Islamabad :  A delegation of Pakistan Bar Council headed by Mr. Akhter Hussain, Vice Chairman Pakistan Bar Council called on President Asif Ali Zardari...

Scientists warn Everest glaciers at risk of disappearing

Kathmandu - Glaciers in the Everest region could shrink at least 70 percent or even disappear entirely by the end of the century as...

SUPARCO set up Space research Centre in Quetta

Quetta,  Space & Upper Atmosphere Research Commission SUPARCO Member Imran Iqbal says SUPARCO will set up Space Research Center in Quetta.Speaking Tuesday in ceremony...

International Monetary Fund Ends Emergency Program for Pakistan

Washington,  International Monetary Fund has ended its emergency lending program to Pakistan without disbursing a final $3.7 billion tranche amid disappointment over the nation's...

A “Pakistani Village” to be built in Turkish city of Van

ISLAMABAD: Having visited Mr. Ahmet Haluk Karabel, President of the TOKI - Turkish Housing Development Administration of Turkey -at his office, the Pakistani delegation...

U.S., Afghanistan perturbed over increasing incidents of ”insider attacks” on troops

Washington :   U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta has urged Afghanistan''s President Hamid Karzai to crack down on insider attacks by Afghan security personnel...

Governor Gilgit Baltistan calls on Prime Minister

Islamabad : Pir Syed Karam Ali Shah, Governor Gilgit Baltistan called on Prime Minister Justice (R) Mir Hazar Khan Khoso at Prime Minister House...

Pakistan secretly allowing transport of lethal NATO supplies to Afghanistan via air

Islamabad,  Pakistan has secretly allowed US-led NATO forces to use its airspace to transport lethal supplies to Afghanistan, official sources have claimed.The move disregards...

Bomb at Southwest Pakistan Train Station Kills 5

Pakistani authorities say a bomb has exploded at a railway station in the southwestern province of Baluchistan, killing at least five people and wounding...

Karachi operation to continue till complete peace: corps commander

Corps Commander Karachi Lt General Naveed Mukhtar on Saturday said there was no option of failure and the operation against every kind of criminals...

Free fair, transparent general elections would be ensured: PM

Athmuqam, Azad Kashmir: Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf says free fair and transparent general elections in Pakistan would be ensured and people's mandate will...

Prime Minister , COAS leave for Peshawar

Islamabad : Condemning the Peshawar school attack in strongest words Prime Minister Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif said Tuesday, he is leaving urgently for Peshawar...