MASHKEL (Balochistan), April 17: It’s like a scene from hell. Scores of people are dead, hundreds injured, thousands of
FORMER president Pervez Musharraf resigned from the presidency on Aug 18, 2008.
The Punjabi elites, when the question of distribution of national resources and allotment of quota in the services (both civil and military) comes up, become thoroughbred Punjabis albeit in a hushed manner to claim the largest chunk of the national pie wi
TUNIS: Radical Muslims burst into a Tunisian school on Wednesday and assaulted its chief after he barred entry to a teenage girl wearing a face veil, or niqab, teachers said, an incident that underlined rising Islamist-secularist tensions.
LONDON, April 10: Syrian opposition leaders renewed their appeals for arms at a meeting with US Secretary of State John Kerry on Wednesday, but a top jihadist group’s pledge of loyalty to Al Qaeda deepened western concerns that weapons could fall into the
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia on Wednesday announced a general election for May 5, setting a long-awaited date for polls tipped to be the closest ever as the long-ruling government tries to hold off a surging opposition.
WASHINGTON, April 10: A man has been arrested after police say he made a bomb threat outside the White House.
WASHINGTON: A top State Department official met a top representative of the North Korean government in New York in March, The Cable has learned.
ISLAMABAD, April 9: With promises to put the country on a fast-track development in 100 days and curb corruption in 90 days, Pakistan Teheek-i-Insaaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan unveiled his party’s election manifesto for the general elections here on Tuesday.
LAHORE, April 9: Explicitly denying there were any differences between them, Misbah-ul-Haq and Mohammad Hafeez emphasised on Tuesday that the elements ventilating negative and unsubstantiated impressions about national squad were only damaging the team’s
THE former president and the leader of All-Pakistan Muslim League has at last come to Pakistan.
LAHORE, April 9: Lahore High Court Chief Justice Umar Ata Bandial has referred the petitions filed by the Ittefaq Foundries to a referee judge after a dissenting order was passed by a division bench seized with the matter.
LAHORE, April 9: Tax department officials took to the streets across the country on Tuesday to press the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) high-ups for representation in the management of the employees’ foundation.
NAIROBI (Kenya), April 9: Uhuru Kenyatta was sworn in as Kenya’s fourth president on Tuesday to thunderous cheers from tens of thousands of supporters, despite facing trial on charges of crimes against humanity.
LAHORE, April 9: After scrutiny of papers, the Election Commission (Punjab) on Tuesday issued a list of candidates for National Assembly on women reserved seats and reserved seats for non-Muslims.
BAGHDAD: Iraq on Tuesday quietly marked a decade since US-led forces took control of Baghdad, sealing the ouster of Saddam Hussein’s brutal regime, but the country remains plagued by attacks and mired in crises.
KARACHI, April 9: HBL has joined hands with Metro-Habib Cash & Carry to provide customised end-to-end technology driven banking solutions, a press release said.
LAST year, former prime minister Raja Pervez Ashraf declared 2013 as the year of the rights of the child in Pakistan.
KARACHI, April 8: Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) President Mohammad Haroon Agar has asked the Ambassador of Indonesia to Pakistan, Burhan Mohammad, to help expedite enforcement/ implementation of Preferential Trade Agreement (PTA) between
SHANGHAI, April 8: China and Australia will begin direct conversion of their currencies in a sign of growing business links, Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard said on Monday on an official visit.