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‘No doubt’ India was behind Karachi stock exchange attack, says Imran Khan

‘No doubt’ India was behind Karachi stock exchange attack, says Imran Khan

  Islamabad: Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan told parliament on Tuesday he had ‘no doubt’ that India was behind an attack on the stock exchange building in Karachi a day earlier. Four gunmen armed with grenades attacked the Pakistan Stock Exchange on Monday, killing two guards and a policeman before security forces killed the attackers. […]

Nigar Johar becomes first female Lt Gen of Pakistan Army

Nigar Johar becomes first female Lt Gen of Pakistan Army

Islamabad: Major General Nigar Johar on Tuesday became the first woman officer in the history of Pakistan Army to be promoted to the rank of Lieutenant General. Major General Nigar Johar, HI (M) has been promoted as Lieutenant General, said the Inter-Services Public Relations in a statement cited by ARY News. According to the ISPR, […]

Issuance of domicile certificates to 25,000 Indian nationals illegal: Imran Khan

Issuance of domicile certificates to 25,000 Indian nationals illegal: Imran Khan

Islamabad: Prime Minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan has said that he has approached United Nations Secretary-General and is reaching out to other world leaders over “India’s issuance of domicile certificates to 25000 Indian nationals,” Taking to his Twitter handle, the Pakistan premier said, “First India’s attempt at illegal annexation of IOJK & now its attempts […]

Iran asks Interpol for help to arrest Donald Trump

Iran asks Interpol for help to arrest Donald Trump

Tehran: In a move that will escelate tensions between Tehran and Washington, Iran has issued an arrest warrant and asked Interpol for help in detaining US President Donald Trump and dozens of others it believes carried out the drone strike that killed a top Iranian general in Baghdad. Tehran prosecutor Ali Alqasimehr said on Monday […]

Jobless Indian visitor stuck in UAE with $30,493 hospital bill

Jobless Indian visitor stuck in UAE with $30,493 hospital bill

Dubai: A jobless Indian visitor to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is in desperate need of financial help to settle an outstanding hospital bill of 112,000 dirham ($30,493), a media report said on Monday. Sutapa Patra, 27, from West Bengal underwent treatment for a number of conditions including colitis, pancreatitis and severe sepsis, said the […]

Costly click: Man accidentally buys 28 Tesla cars worth 1.4 million euros online

Costly click: Man accidentally buys 28 Tesla cars worth 1.4 million euros online

Tesla cars have earned a massive fan following around the world and are raved as much for being technologically advanced and being all-electric as for drawing eyeballs and being a status symbol of sorts. Little wonder then that those with enough financial resources often end up having one in their garage but even the richest […]

Pakistan Stock Exchange attacked; 2 civilians, 4 gunmen killed

Pakistan Stock Exchange attacked; 2 civilians, 4 gunmen killed

Karachi: A gun and grenade attack at the Pakistan Stock Exchange in Karachi has killed at least two civilians and injured three. Law enforcement agencies have gunned down all four militants that stormed the PSX building and opened indiscriminate fire, reports Pakistan based Geo News. Reports said the atackers launched a grenade attack at the […]

Pak signs $2.4bn hydropower project with China

Pak signs $2.4bn hydropower project with China

Islamabad: The Pakistan government has signed a tripartite agreement with China for the construction of the 1,124 megawatt Kohala Hydropower Project worth at least $2.4 billion. The signing ceremony of the agreement was held at the Prime Minister House on Thursday, witnessed by the Prime Minister Imran Khan, who will also be doing a ground […]

Millions of Yemeni children on the brink of starvation: UN

Millions of Yemeni children on the brink of starvation: UN

In a recent report on Friday, UNICEF, the UN children’s fund, said that the number of malnourished children in Yemen could reach 2.4 million, increasing by 20 percent by the end this year. The report also read that another 6000 children under the age group of five could die from preventable causes as the country’s […]

Pakistan records lowest single-day spike in Covid-19 cases

Pakistan records lowest single-day spike in Covid-19 cases

Islamabad: Pakistan on Friday recorded its lowest single-day spike in coronavirus cases in about a month after 2,775 people tested positive for the infection, taking the national tally to 195,745. The highest single-day spike was recorded on June 13 with 6,825 new cases. On May 29, Pakistan recorded 2,429 cases, the lowest. According to the […]

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OPINION

Under Lockdown Since Forever

Today I did something I never thought I would. Earlier today, I was told by my sister that I was behaving rudely since past few days, which was the truth I was and how I reacted after that was clearly not acceptable. Guess what, my reactions were like that of crazy chap, throwing things here […]