World

Manmohan Singh hits back at Modi over allegations of Pak meddling in elections

New Delhi, Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today said he was “deeply pained and anguished” by the “falsehood and canards” being spread by “none less than Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The unprecedented war of words between Modi and his predecessor … read more

Pakistan

Roads leading to US consulate blocked in Karachi

Trump’s Jerusalem Plan is international conspiracy against Muslims: Shah KARACHI: Police has started blocking all roads leading to and from US Consulate here after Majlis-e-Wahdatul-Muslimeen announced to stage protest in front of the premises to express anger the American President … read more

Top Stories

NAB summons Nawaz, Maryam on 19 December

ISLAMABAD:  Accountability court, hearing Avenfield properties, Azizia Steel Mills and Flagship Investment references against Sharif family, has summoned ex-prime minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam Nawaz on December 19. During the proceeding headed by Justice Mohammad Bashir, Nawaz … read more

Diplomatic

Israeli leader facing pressure in Europe on Jerusalem Issue

BRUSSELS: Israel’s leader faces renewed pressure from Europe on Monday to reboot the Middle East’s moribund peace process following widespread criticism of the US decision to recognise Jerusalem as the Jewish state’s capital. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will be in … read more

Business

Govt suggested to launch CPEC bonds

ISLAMABAD: After the successful auctioning of Sukuk bonds, the United Business Group (UBG) of the Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) suggested the government to launch China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) bonds to overcome financial difficulties. Lauding the government for … read more

Sports

PCB bans Nasir Jamshed for one year-fixing probe

LAHORE: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has banned former batsman Nasir Jamshed for one year for non-cooperation with the board in the ongoing Pakistan Super League (PSL) spot-fixing probe. The board’s anti-corruption tribunal on Monday declared Jamshed guilty of violating … read more

Sci & Tech

Nasa missions to Mars difficult for human survival

While several Nasa missions have involved mixed crews, a secret report by the space agency suggests that missions to Mars could be all-female. Speaking at a conference today, British astronaut, Helen Sharman, claimed that Nasa has filed a report that … read more

Health

Here are six foods that will leave you hungrier

ISLAMABAD: Many of us take to mindlessly grazing throughout the day, munching our way through chocolates, mince pies and cheese. But despite this constant eating, we’re often still regularly hungry. How can it be? Well, it could be down to … read more

Travel & Tourism

Naval Chief Zafar Mahmood leaves for Turkey on official visit

ISLAMABAD: Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi has left for Turkey on an official visit today. According to Spokesperson of Pakistan Navy the visit will help extend and strengthen bilateral cooperation between the two naval forces. The … read more