Pakistan condemns bomb blast in Helmand

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan strongly condemned the car bomb explosion close to the Kabul Bank branch in Lashkargah city (Helmand province) of Afghanistan earlier Thursday, resulting in More...

Court upholds Ayyan’s arrest warrant, directs to present her on July 23

ISLAMABAD: Customs court in Rawalpindi has dismissed a petition seeking cancellation of model girl Ayyan Ali’s arrest warrant and directed to present her on July 23. Banking More...

Heavy rains, gusty winds claim lives of nine people in Punjab

LAHORE: The recent spell of heavy rains and storms have devastated several parts of Punjab as at least nine people have been killed while dozens of the people have sustained More...

Alleged terrorists who facilitated prisoners’ escape from Central Jail identified

KARACHI: As many as four alleged terrorists who assisted prisoners’ escape from Karachi’s Central Jail have been identified Thursday. Sources told that workers of banned outfit More...

Street crimes unacceptable, warns IG Sindh

KARACHI: A meeting held in Karachi being chaired by IG Sindh A D Khawaja was attended by all the DIGs, SSPs, DSPs, and SHOs of Karachi police range. During the meeting, IG Sindh More...

Rigid views should not be an option

Editorial In recent days, not only the stock exchange is in a slump but  also the exchange rate fears are surrounding the More...

How Egyptians commercialize Ramadan

By Mohammed Nosseir Enhancing their incomes has become the main concern of Egyptians, who tend to think of how More...

Indian troops martyr three more Kashmiri youth in IOK

SRINAGAR: Indian troops on Thursday martyred three more civilians in Pulwama district of occupied Kashmir. The...

Saudi king ousts nephew, names son as crown prince

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s King Salman ousted his nephew as crown prince on Wednesday and installed his...

31 killed in ethnic violence in central Mali

BAMAKO: Thirty-one people were killed over the weekend in central Mali as ethnic groups clashed over...

Sarfraz Ahmed to be appointed as Test captain

LAHORE: Pakistan ODI captain and triumphant leader of the ICC Champions Trophy 2017, Sarfraz Ahmed, is now being More...

Pak-India matches should be held regularly: Rashid Latif

KARACHI: After Pakistan’s incredible win over India in the final of the Champions Trophy on Sunday, many cricket experts and former..

Kvitova reaches first quarter-final of comeback

BIRMINGHAM: Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova was cheered as if she had been the home player, after a straight-sets win over..

Pak, France sign Credit Facility Agreement for sustainable energy sector reform programme

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and France signed on Wednesday 100 million euros Credit Facility Agreement for the Sustainable Energy Sector Reform Programme. Secretary..

Shamim Firpo demands immediate settlement of refunds claims

KARACHI: President of the Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) Shamim Ahmed Firpo, while referring to numerous requests received from..

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..