NSA Nasir Janjua briefs premier over LoC situation

ISLAMABAD: Advisor to Prime Minister on National Security, General (r) Nasir Janjua has briefed the Prime Minister on Thursday over latest situation at the Line of Control against More...

PM Nawaz, COAS Gen. Raheel discuss situation at LoC

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Army Chief General Raheel Sharif had a telephonic conversation during which they discussed situation at the Line of Control (LoC), More...

Khursheed Shah asks PM to convene joint Parliament session or AP on threats from India

By S M Irfan Karachi: It is the obligation of the incumbent federal government to either convene a joint session of the Parliament or summon an APC over the threats to Pakistan. More...

Non-bailable arrest warrants issued for Farooq Sattar, Altaf

KARACHI: An Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) on Wednesday issued non-bailable arrest warrants for Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) senior leader Farooq Sattar and party founder Altaf More...

Stronger Saudi-Turkish alliance is the best bet for Middle East

By FAISAL J. ABBAS Yesterday’s rejection by the US Congress of President Barack Obama’s veto of JASTA may not only More...

Egypt’s flirtation with the Syrian regime

By Abdulrahman Al-Rashed Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry recently highlighted differences with Saudi More...

Bangladesh assures England as tour begins

DHAKA: Bangladesh authorities are promising England´s cricketers unprecedented security when they begin a controversial tour Friday,...

Pakistani HC in New Delhi threatened to leave India

NEW DELHI: On the day Director General of Indian Military Operations Lt General Ranbir Singh wrongly...

India basks in success of imaginary surgical strikes

NEW DELHI: The Indian Army on Thursday claimed to have killed over 30 militants in surgical...

Kvitova forgets rankings, dimisses Kerber at Wuhan

WUHAN, China: Double Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova put aside thoughts of rankings to down newly crowned number More...

Fit-again Ronaldo back in Portugal squad

LISBON: Cristiano Ronaldo was named in the Portugal squad Thursday after recovering from a knee injury that wrecked his Euro 2016..

Pakistan, West Indies launch World Cup fight

SHARJAH, United Arab Emirates: Former champions Pakistan and the West Indies start a narrow two-way fight for an automatic place in..

Women entrepreneurs being encouraged for import, exports business

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Commerce Engr. Khurram Dastgir Khan Thursday said the government had taken several steps to encourage women toward import..

Over $11bn worth cotton products exports registered in 2015-16

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Commerce Engineer Khurram Dastgir Khan said Thursday the country exported cotton products worth $11 billion during 2015-16. Replying..

Oceans suffer colossal damage

It only took us an existential moment to damage them, but they won’t be fixed in our lifetime. Researchers say ocean..

  Oxford University Press recently launched an event ‘Dosti Kitabon Sey’, a programme for promoting reading habit and creating friendship of..

Superb show by Pakistan’s wheelchair cricket

Pakistan’s wheelchair cricket team captain Majid Dawarr, who led Pakistan to a 3-0 sweep of Nepal in the International Wheelchair Cricket..