A motorcyclist was injured after being hit by a US consulate vehicle in Karachi, police said Monday.
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A motorcyclist was injured after being hit by a US consulate vehicle in Karachi, police said Monday.
The National Accountability Bureau presented former Punjab chief minister Shehbaz Sharif before an accountability court on Tuesday, after his 10-day remand in the Ashiana Housing Scheme case ended.
The federal government Monday constituted a 30-member parliamentary committee to probe alleged rigging General Election 2018, read a notification issued by the National Assembly speaker.
Passport control looks a little different in Dubai International Airport, the world's busiest for international travel.
Pakistan Army has taken control of the security during by-elections on 35 constituencies of National and provincial assemblies that started today (Sunday) at 8 am.
The Election Commission of Pakistan on Sunday made operational the Results Transmission System (RTS) and Result Management System (RMS) for by-election 2018.
Pope Francis has defrocked two Chilean bishops accused of molesting minors, as he tries to tackle the Catholic Church’s sexual abuse scandals around the world.
The Trump administration held their second direct talks with the Afghan Taliban in Qatar this week as the US State Department underlined the desire to push forward the Afghan peace process.
US President Donald Trump has said Saudi Arabia could be behind the disappearance of missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi and warned Washington would inflict “severe punishment” if he was murdered.
Lionel Messi "is not a leader," said Diego Maradona of the current Argentina talisman in an interview in Mexico.
The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) suffered some serious setbacks in the by-elections on Sunday, which marked the second major political showdown after the July 25 general election.
Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) on Saturday has clarified that no step against the supremacy of the Constitution will be tolerated.
Former senator Faisal Raza Abidi was presented before the court of district and sessions judge Nasir Sohail on Saturday.
The birth anniversary of the legendary qawwali maestro Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan is being observed on today (Saturday).
Children living in conflict area and under foreign occupation should be provided protection, said Pakistan’s Ambassador to United Nations Maleeha Lodhi.
Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan has formally launched ” Clean and Green Pakistan Campaign” .
Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar has taken notice of production of former vice-chancellor of Punjab University Prof Dr Mujahid Kamran and other professors in handcuffs before an accountability court here on Friday.
The much-awaited Pakistan Super League Player (PSL) draft for the fourth edition will take place on Tuesday, November 20 in Islamabad.The player draft has been moved out of Lahore in a bid to make more cities part of PSL activities.
Campaigning for the bye-elections in 35 constituencies across the country ended on midnight falling between October 12 and October 13 and all necessary arrangements have been made for the polling which will be held on Sunday (October 14).
The Supreme Judicial Council (SJC) dismissed all complaints against Islamabad High Court Chief Justice Muhammad Anwar Khan Kasi, according to a press release issued by the Supreme Court on Friday.
The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) announced on Friday that the long-anticipated Device Identification, Registration and Blocking System (DIRBS) would become functional on October 20 after which all unregistered mobile phones would become unusable.
The US will evaluate on merit a bailout package sought by Pakistan from the International Monetary Fund (IMF), the State Department said Thursday.
Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Mian Saqib Nisar on Friday remarked that the Supreme Judicial Council is “very active now” and the process of accountability has begun.
Rates of caesarean section births almost doubled between 2000 and 2015 – from 12 to 21 per cent worldwide - new research has found, with the life-saving surgery unavailable to many women in poor countries while often over-used in richer ones.
A French researcher has invented a robot finger that attaches to your mobile phone. It can wriggle across your desk. It can stroke your hand. And guess what? It’s creepy. No, really, watch the video. Creepy, see?
The wait is almost over: animated comedy film ‘The Donkey King’ is set to hit theatres across Pakistan on October 13. Before its countrywide release, selected cinemas managed to get a preview today, amid much anticipation for the movie which is already beginning to win hearts and minds of the young as well as the young at heart.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has asked Pakistan to disclose its debts with “absolute transparency” to receive a bailout package.
Pakistan's fast-rising opener Imam-ul-Haq was Thursday ruled out of the second Test against Australia after injuring his little finger during the Dubai match.
At least three soldiers lost their lives and five others were wounded in a roadside bomb blast in South Waziristan near the Pak-Afghan border on Thursday, officials said.
Candidates contesting from 35 constituencies of the national and provincial assemblies will campaign for the final time today before by-polls are held on October 14.
Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Tuesday stated that difficulties of the masses have been on rise against backdrop of recent economic developments.
The federal government has appointed Vice Chief of Air Staff Air Marshal Arshad Mahmood Malik as the chairman of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA), Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry announced Thursday.
President of Pakistan Arif Alvi has removed Shaukat Aziz Siddiqui from the post of Islamabad High Court (IHC) judge in the light of a recommendation by the Supreme Judicial Council, read an official notification issued Thursday.
International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief Christine Lagarde on Thursday said Pakistan has formally requested for financial assistance.
Snapchat on Wednesday announced new scripted shows for its photo messaging app Snapchat which will launch this fall and struck partnerships with Hollywood production companies and writers in hopes of reversing its decline in users.
Pakistani actor Adnan Siddiqui has expressed his views regarding women sexual harassment in his Instagram post.
Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday directed the Ministry of Finance to submit details of loans taken in the last 10 years.
Spin legend Shane Warne on Wednesday said that this is the weakest Australian batting line-up that he has ever seen.
Although nail polish manufacturers have begun removing some toxic ingredients, their labels are not always accurate and the reformulated products aren’t necessarily safer, suggests a new study.
The application forms for registration at Naya Pakistan Housing project can be obtained from designated offices of National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) from today (Thursday).
The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Thursday rejected former senator Faisal Raza Abidi's petition to dismiss terror charges against him.
Ambassador Maleeha Lodhi on Thursday highlighted the socio-economic priorities of the Prime Minister Imran Khan’s government, saying they were in sync with the 2030 global development agenda.
Minister for Finance, Asad Umar on Wednesday held a number of meetings on the sidelines of the World Bank, IMF Group Annual meetings in Bali, Indonesia and discussed matters of mutual interests.
Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) on Wednesday said Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) Director General or any officer of Pakistan Army maintains no official account on any social media platform.
Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) has announced its support for Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) in the upcoming by-elections in Sindh.
Opposition leader in the Punjab Assembly Hamza Shehbaz on Wednesday took a jibe at Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan while asserting that democracy without substance was placed in the country.
The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has accelerated campaign against corruption and given approval of nine inquiries against prominent politicians including Khawaja Saad Rafique, Manzoor Watto and Manzoor Wasan.
Former Pakistan left-arm spinner Abdur Rehman, who along with teammate Saeed Ajmal famously stunned England during a 3-0 defeat in 2012, announced his retirement from international cricket Wednesday.
President Arif Alvi has said provision of better health facilities to the people is amongst the top priorities of the government.
Deputy Chairman Senate Saleem Mandviwalla has held bilateral meetings with the heads of delegations of Indonesia, Thailand, and Bosnia & Herzegovina in Turkish city of Antalya.
Pakistan and China have signed eight Memorandum of Understandings worth 100 million dollars for mutual investment in Seafood, Agriculture, Steel and Pharmaceutical sectors.
Australia, chasing a daunting target of 462 runs, were 136-3 at close on the fourth day of the first Test against Pakistan in Dubai on Wednesday.
Former railways minister Khawaja Saad Rafique on Wednesday filed a plea in the Islamabad High Court (IHC) seeking protective bail.
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Usman Dar has been appointed chairman of Prime Minister's Youth Programme.
Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) said on Tuesday its expanded Azure cloud service to help government clients save data on their own servers would be available by the end of the first quarter of 2019, as it battles with Amazon.com for a $10 billion Pentagon contract.
Leg-spinner Imran Tahir bowled South Africa to a 34-run win in the first Twenty20 international against Zimbabwe at Buffalo Park on Tuesday.
Pakistani actor Imran Abbas on Tuesday overtly dismissed rumors surrounding his shock retirement from the showbiz industry.
Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Mian Saqib Nisar on Wednesday lamented that the economic situation is not ideal these days and inflation is rising while rupee is depreciating.
Former senator Faisal Raza Abidi was arrested on Wednesday after he appeared before the Supreme Court.
The Pakistan Army's media wing on Wednesday announced that Lieutenant General Asim Munir had been appointed the new director general of the Inter Services Intelligence (ISI).
The federal government on Tuesday appointed renowned economist Dr Farrukh Saleem as its spokesman on economy and energy issues.
Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) will stage protests outside Punjab Assembly and Parliament against its president Shehbaz Sharif’s arrest in Ashiana Housing scandal.
Prime Minister Imran Khan launched 'Naya Pakistan Housing Programme' at a special ceremony in Islamabad this afternoon.
Prime Minister Imran Khan has said the government will continue to protect rights of minorities and ensure equal opportunities for them to participate in national life.
Former Khyber Pakhtunkhwa police chief and Chief of Police Reforms Commission Nasir Khan Durrani on Tuesday resigned from his post.
The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) on Tuesday announced that the parliamentarians of opposition parties will hold a protest outside the Parliament House on Thursday afternoon, following the government's failure to honour their request for calling a National Assembly session to debate the "unjustified arrest" of Leader of Opposition in NA Shahbaz Sharif by NAB authorities.
Nikki Haley, the US ambassador to the UN, has resigned and will leave her role at the end of the year.
Finance Minister Asad Umar on Tuesday has left for Indonesia to hold talks with International Monetary Fund (IMF) as part of measures to steer country s feeble economy out of crisis.
The PML-N leader and party spokesperson Marryium Aurangzeb demanded the prime minister Imran Khan resignation for approaching IMF contrary to his claims will not touch IMF to improve country’s economy.
An anti-terrorism court on Tuesday indicted former Inspector General (IG) Punjab Mushtaq Sukhera in the Model Town incident case.
Pakistan were 45-3 in their second innings of the first Test against Australia in Duabi on Tuesday, having an overall lead of 325 runs.
The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Tuesday cancelled the federal government s notification to replace Punjab police chief Tahir Khan with Amjad Javed Saleem.
Supreme Court on Tuesday has rejected the Intra-court appeal of PML-N leader Talal Chaudhry’s disqualification of five years.
Amjad Javed Saleemi, a BS-22 officer currently serving as Commandant in National Police Academy under Interior Division, on Tuesday has been appointed as new Punjab Inspector General.
Qavi Khan has just returned from shooting for a film he calls his Hollywood debut.
Ali Zafar was the only Pakistani actor and producer invited to the Silk Road International Film Festival in China where his movie Teefa in Trouble was screened.
The public should be patient for some more time as good times are ahead, said Federal Minister for Ports and Shipping Ali Zaidi.
Facebook on Monday launched a range of AI-powered video-calling devices, a strategic revolution for the social network giant in its bid for a slice of a market currently dominated by Amazon and Google.
A man was injured on Tuesday as a passenger boarding bridge at Islamabad International Airport collapsed.
An eyewitness on Tuesday identified Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) leader Amir Khan in a case pertaining to providing shelter to alleged terrorists at MQM headquarters Nine Zero.
The US dollar soared to Rs134 in the interbank market on Tuesday.
The stock market continued on its downward spiral as the KSE-100 dipped over 1,300 points during trading on Monday.
Pakistan were bowled out for 482 in their first innings on the second day of the first Test against Australia in Dubai on Monday.
Finance Minister Asad Umar has said that the government has decided to start negotiations with International Monetary Fund for stabilization and recovery of national economy.
Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi says India is avoiding talks with Pakistan due to domestic political considerations.
In his strong reaction to Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz’s (PML-N) threats of launching protests against Shehbaz Sharif’s arrest, Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry on Monday said those who have plundered the wealth of the nation would be held accountable despite all protests.
In a statement issued by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), the launch was conducted by Army Strategic Forces Command and was aimed at testing the operational and technical readiness of Army Strategic Forces Command.
A special three-member bench of the Supreme Court on Monday reserved its judgement on the final appeal against the execution of Asia Bibi, a Christian woman sentenced to death for blasphemy.
Turkish Ambassador Ihsan Mustafa Yurdakul and Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa discuss regional security issues.
An earthquake that struck off the northern coast of Haiti late Saturday killed at least 11 people and injured more than a hundred when several buildings collapsed, officials said.
Sporting a trendy brown bob, a humanoid robot named Erica chats to a man in front of stunned audience members in Madrid.
Transporters in Karachi have expressed severe resentment over hike in CNG prices. They have threatened to strike anytime soon.
Pakistan’s Consulate General in Afghan city Jalalabad will resume its visa operations from October 7 (tomorrow), the Foreign Office said in a statement on Sunday.
Prime Minister Imran Khan will reach Lahore on a one-day visit today (Sunday). He will review the implementation of 100-day plan among other important engagements during his visit.
Jailed Bangladesh opposition leader Khaleda Zia was admitted to hospital in Dhaka on Saturday, an official said, following a court order in response to her deteriorating health.
Mohammad Hafeez (113) and Imamul Haq (69) are unbeaten on day one as Pakistan reach 193/0 against Australia.
Saudi s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has brushed off comments from US President Donald Trump that Washington is "subsidising" the kingdom s military, Bloomberg reported Friday.
France has received the resignation of Meng Hongwei as president of Interpol with immediate effect, according to the international police agency.
Authorities in Turkey have indicated that Jamal Khashoggi, a prominent Saudi journalist known for his criticism of then kingdom, could have been killed at Saudi Arabia’s consulate in Istanbul where he went missing in on Tuesday.
Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar has denied political involvement in the transfer of former Pakpattan DPO Rizwan Gondal.