IS militants kill 30 in central Afghanistan: officials

Fighters linked to the militant Islamic State (IS) group abducted and killed around 30 civilians, including children, in central Afghanistan, officials said Wednesday, raising concerns about the group’s expanding presence beyond its eastern stronghold. The killings occurred late Tuesday north … read more



RAW, NDS patronising terror groups in Afghanistan, national security adviser tells US envoy

Pakistan on Wednesday conveyed to the United States that India’s Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) and Afghanistan’s National Directorate of Security (NDS) are patronising terrorists groups to attack soft targets in the country. National Security Adviser Lt Gen (retd) Nasser … read more

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Police training center in Quetta under attack, 25 reported injured

QUETTA: At least 25 people including police recruits and a Frontier Corps (FC) man have been wounded in the wake of an attack on a police training center here, officials and hospital sources said Monday. Unknown assailants have entered into … read more

Travel & Tourism


Friendship car rally connecting people of China & Pakistan for CPEC: FWO

Ningxia China Friendship Car Rally warmly welcome in province By Sameer Nazir KARACHI: There are several other developments ahead in the CPEC objectives, the car rally is connecting people of China and Pakistan through its extensive road constructions as well … read more


Ishaq Dar

CPEC will complement CAREC’s regional connectivity initiatives: Dar

Finance Minister Ishaq Dar said on Wednesday that the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) would complement regional connectivity initiatives of the Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) countries. In his welcome address at the 15th CAREC Ministerial Meeting in Islamabad on … read more


Younis Khan

Younis jumps to second place in latest ICC Test player rankings

Veteran batsman Younis Khan has risen to second position in the latest MRF Tyres ICC Player Rankings for Test Batsmen, the International Cricket Council (ICC) announced on Wednesday. The development comes after Pakistan’s 133-run Test victory over the West Indies … read more

Sci & Tech


Astronauts, bid adieu to back ache with Yoga!

Los Angeles: Yoga is a traditional, ancient Indian discipline which has been practiced since time immemorial. It is deeply rooted in Indian culture, but has recently gained immense popularity as a lifestyle across the globe. Now, a study conducted on … read more


Polio case

Polio worker gunned down in Khyber Agency

A member of an anti-polio vaccination team worker was gunned down in Khyber Agency on Wednesday, DawnNews reported. The incident took place in Jamrud Tehsil where unidentified gunmen fired shots at a polio vaccinator, sources said. The injured worker, Fazal … read more



Pakistan will observe “BLACK DAY” on Thursday October 27

Freedom fighter & Mathematician warned Pak Govt to take control of Kashmir during fight in 1947-48, but rulers neglect: KT Chief By Sameer Nazir KARACHI: Federal and provincial governments have announced ‘Black Day’ on Thursday Oct 27. On the eve … read more