Six of a family die in Muzaffargarh inferno

MUZAFFARGARH: Six members of a family including five children and a woman were killed, and three others received burnt injuries when a shanty caught fire in Muzaffargarh here Friday. Police More...

Senate committee to scrutinise govt’s counter-Panama ads in PM’s defence

ISLAMABAD: A Senate committee has decided to scrutinise the expenditures incurred on advertisement in electronic and print media in defence of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and More...

PML-N’s Magsi wins NA-267 by-election

QUETTA: Khalid Hussain Magsi, a candidate of the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) emerged as victorious in the by-election of NA-267, according to provincial election More...

PSP announces opening of Lahore office

KARACHI: Pak Sarzemeen Party (PSP) leader Raza Haroon announced that his party would open its first office in Lahore on Saturday. Addressing a press conference here on Friday, More...

Flawed security of SA exposed, ARY NEWS TV reporter arrested for sting reporting

By S M Irfan Karachi: A team of local television exposed serious flaws in security of Sindh Assembly. The style of sting reporting live from the inside of SA puzzled the Sindh More...

The hazardous environment

Editorial A recent international research has included Karachi among the eight most polluted cities in Asia and if this trend More...

Iran should focus on bread and butter

By Abdulrahman Al-Rashed Iran’s supreme leader bitterly complains that the West has not kept its promises and More...

Aussie players association wants to limit day-night Tests

SYDNEY: Cricket Australia’s plan to stage two day-night tests next season hit another hitch Friday when...

Ding’s semi-final lead cut by McManus

LONDON: China’s Ding Junhui saw his lead in the World Championship semi-final reduced by two frames...

US congress blocking funds for F-16 purchase: report

WASHINGTON: The United States (US) administration is withholding funds earmarked for Pakistan’s purchase of eight F-16...

Barca await Real, Atletico Champions League hangover

MADRID: Barcelona hold the slightest of advantages in a thrilling three-way La Liga title race with just three More...

PCB chaos leading to player misdemeanour: Aamir Sohail

LOHORE: Former Pakistan captain Amir Sohail believes misdemeanour by players during the ongoing Pakistan Cup is not unexpected because the Pakistan..

Media should highlight positive aspect of insurance Sector: Deputy Governor SBP

ISLAMABAD: Deputy Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan,Saeed Ahmad has said that media had the responsibility to make the people..

Shipping Activity at Port Qasim

KARACHI: C.V Maipo carrying Containers was allotted berth at Qasim International Container Terminal on Thursday April 28. Meanwhile five more ships..

Oceans suffer colossal damage

It only took us an existential moment to damage them, but they won’t be fixed in our lifetime. Researchers say ocean..

  Oxford University Press recently launched an event ‘Dosti Kitabon Sey’, a programme for promoting reading habit and creating friendship of..

Superb show by Pakistan’s wheelchair cricket

Pakistan’s wheelchair cricket team captain Majid Dawarr, who led Pakistan to a 3-0 sweep of Nepal in the International Wheelchair Cricket..