World

Pakistan is a crucial gateway for US supply line, says top US General

BRUSSELS: The top US military officer Marine General Joseph Dunford said on Monday he was committed to the US-Pakistan relationship, which has been strained in recent weeks as Washington piles pressure on Islamabad to crack down on militants. “Do we … read more

Pakistan

LoC ceasefire violations quite alarming for Pakistan: FO

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Office Spokesman Dr Mohammad Faisal said on Tuesday that India has violated the ceasefire agreement more than 100 times in 2017, making the entire situation quite alarming for Pakistan. The foreign office spokesman was speaking to Hamid Mir … read more

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Turkish President Erdogan labels Israel as terrorist state

ANKARA: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan lashed out against Israel, labeling it a “terrorist state”. The Turkish leader, who has called a summit of Islamic countries in Istanbul pledged to do everything possible to reverse the United States’ recognition of … 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

VISIT OF STAKE HOLDERS TO DCK UNFOLDING OF REINVIGORATED DEVELOPMENT STRATEGY

By Sameer Nazir KARACHI: DHA City Karachi (DCK) is an upcoming residential cum commercial project which is being built on fast track basis as a sustainable, smart and green city of international stature. Some dynamic interventions recently made in DCK … read more

Sports

U-19 WC 2018: Pakistan beats Ireland by 9 wickets

WHANGAREI: Pakistan Under-19 scored their first win of the World Cup, a nine-wicket thumping of Ireland Under-19 in 37.4 overs in Whangarei. Fast bowler Shaheen Shah Afridi, who has best innings figures of 8 for 39 in first-class cricket, razed … 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