Saturday, Mar 25, 2017

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NEW YORK (APP): UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has praised Pakistan’s valuable contribution to international peace and security at a glittering Pakistan Day reception in New York. “Pakistan... Read more
2 hours 3 min ago
LONDON (INP) A group of Muslims in the United Kingdom has raised more than £17,000 in order to support victims and families of Wednesday’s London car attack. Muslims United for London – a community... Read more
2 hours 6 min ago
SRINAGAR (Online): In occupied Kashmir, the illegally detained Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) Chairman, Muhammad Yasin Malik, was shifted to a private hospital in Srinagar, for a medical... Read more
2 hours 10 min ago

Pakistan

ISLAMABAD (APP): Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan Friday said distortion of religious beliefs and sacrilege of holy personalities of any religion was intolerable. Chairing a meeting of the... Read more
6 min 54 sec ago
LAHORE (Monitoring Desk): Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chief Imran Khan on Friday alleged that the letter from the Qatari prince was presented by the government to save itself from money laundering... Read more
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MULTAN (INP): Former prime minister Yousaf Raza Gilani on Friday said his government followed rules and procedures in visa issuance. Addressing a press conference in Multan, he said that the letter... Read more
1 hour 49 min ago

Afghanistan

KABUL (TOLO News): The Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction, John F. Sopko, at an event in Duke University in the United States made shocking remarks on ‘corruption’ among Afghan... Read more
7 hours 18 min ago
KABUL (INP): A local police officer shot dead nine of his colleagues at a check post in northern Kunduz province on Wednesday night, local officials confirmed. The incident took place at a check post... Read more
1 day 2 hours ago
KABUL (NNI): Pakistan’s Ambassador to Afghanistan, Syed Abrar Hussain Thursday underscored the need for close cooperation between Pakistan and Afghanistan to address the common challenges of... Read more
1 day 3 hours ago

Business

KARACHI (PPI): Minister for Petroleum and Natural Resources Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Thursday said that Pak Arab Refinery Limited (Parco) would refine 250, 000 gallons of oil per day upon completion.... Read more
7 hours 45 min ago
ISLAMABAD (APP): Minister for Commerce Khurram Dastgir Khan has said that the worsening of Pakistan’s current deficit can largely be attributed to the slowdown of the global economy. According to a... Read more
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KARACHI (Monitoring Desk): The KSE 100-share Index built on its gains on Monday after four-day losing streak ended on Friday last week. Previously, the interest in index-heavy stocks deepened as... Read more
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Sports

LONDON: (APP): Legendary cricketer from West Indies Brian Lara has on Thursday said that he’s interested in coaching at Pakistan Super League (PSL). He said that he was proud of Darren Sammy for... Read more
7 hours 51 min ago
LAHORE (Online): The Pakistan Cricket Board’s anti-corruption tribunal started investigating the spot-fixing scandal from Friday. Suspended player Sharjeel Khan was questioned by the tribunal earlier... Read more
8 hours 9 min ago
LAHORE (APP): On Pakistan day, the national hockey team won the 5-test series against New Zealand, after holding the home side to a 1-1 draw in the last and fifth test at Carterton, Wairarapa.... Read more
1 day 2 hours ago

Fashion

NEW DELHI (Wedb Desk): Renowned Indian comedian Kapil Sharma has taken many news faces into his show after he failed to resolve his spat with the popular Sunil Grover aka Dr. Mushoor Gulati and Rinku... Read more
7 hours 40 min ago
MUMBAI (AFP): The Bollywood star Salman Khan posted a photograph with Katrina Kaif on Wednesday morning with a captain saying, "back together in Tiger Zinda Hai". He has released the first look of... Read more
1 day 3 hours ago
NEW DELHI (AFP): Comedian Kapil Sharma has been making rounds for his alleged fight with colleague Sunil Grover, known for playing characters such as Dr. Mashoor Gulati and Rinku Bhabhi in The Kapil... Read more
4 days 56 min ago

Editorial

On the Tuesday after Donald Trump's January inauguration as president of the United States, journalist Jonathan Katz tweeted in reference to the unfolding spectacle: "First they came for the Latinos, Muslims, women, gays, poor people, intellectuals and scientists, and then it was Wednesday." The days continue to progress in similar fashion. On the one hand, there's been the rapidly evolving... Read more
1 month 1 week ago

Featured

Malik Zeeshan Shabbir Benazir Bhutto, the first ever woman prime minister of a Muslim country, will always be remembered for her leadership and valour. She was not only a politician but a stateswoman... Read more
1 week 22 hours ago
ISLAMABAD (Monitoring Desk): Over 3,500 foreign nationals married to Pakistanis have been pushed between a rock and a hard place because of the interior ministry’s decision to ban issuance of the... Read more
1 week 1 day ago
Ali Sheikh "Tell me what you eat, and I'll tell you who you are," wrote renowned gastronome Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin in 1825.  Food holds an important part in the culture of any country or... Read more
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