Saudi Arabia will not be part of CPEC

Pakistan said that Saudi Arabia would not be made a part of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) framework, adding that the proposed investments would...

Hafeez’s ‘happy Independence Day India’ tweet draws ire on social media

Pakistan all-rounder Muhammad Hafeez on Wednesday wished India happy Independence Day on his Twitter handle, while Indian fans thanked him for the gesture, some...

Student commits suicide after teacher repeatedly fails him out of ‘personal grudge’

--Family claims student was 'bullied' by varsity administration --Student apologises to parents, teachers in heartbreaking suicide note A final year engineering student in Faisalabad has committed...

Man drowns in canal after bet with wife

OKARA: A man drowned in a canal after trying to win a bet with the wife to swim across a canal in Okara, a...

Ties with China not at expense of US, says Pak ambassador

  Delivering a speech on Pakistan’s perspective on the changes taking place in South Asia and the prospects for peace and stability in the region,...

Actor-model Saheefa Jabbar opens up about depression battle

LAHORE: Actor and model Saheefa Jabbar has opened up about her battle with depression and said that modelling helped her deal with it. "Modelling was my passion...

Ayaz Sadiq may be ‘big wicket’ to fall, speculations spread after seen with CM...

Prior to Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf’s (PTI) rally at the Greater Iqbal Park in Lahore, the National Assembly (NA) speaker Ayaz Sadiq and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK)...

IHC adjourns Khawaja Asif Iqama case until end of winter vacations

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) adjourned plea seeking disqualification of Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif for possessing an Iqama (foreign work permit) till...

India irked by Pakistani speechwriter of Bernie Sanders

--Pakistani-American Faiz Shakir wrote US presidential candidate's Kashmir speech Democratic presidential candidate for the US Elections 2020 Bernie Sanders on Sunday delivered a fiery speech,...

Enforced disappearances: SC wants govt to fill in the blanks

ISLAMABAD: Supreme Court Justice Ejaz Afzal on Monday said the apex court should be informed in writing regarding the allegations against the missing persons. A two-member...

Naeem Bokhari, BTP deny rumours of murder attempt

LONDON: Prominent lawyer and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Naeem Bokhari and British Transport Police (BTP) on Sunday denied media reports of a murder attempt on Bokhari...

Missing Peshawar Rural SP ‘murdered in Afghanistan’: reports

--Interior minister refuses to comment over police official's alleged killing, terms incident as 'sensitive' --KP police chief says official statement to be issued following confirmation...

Imran ‘rejects’ Saudi Arabia’s suggestion to send Nawaz abroad: report

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan has rejected Saudia Arabia's suggestion to send deposed prime minister Nawaz Sharif abroad on 'medical grounds', according to...

UC chairman, 30 others booked for attacking PML-N minister

MURREE: A union council (UC) chairman and 30 other people were booked by the police for allegedly attacking Punjab Minister for Labour and Manpower Raja Ishfaq...

Independence only for men?

While hundreds of people from all walks of life came out of their houses to celebrate the 71st Independence Day of Pakistan, women seemed...

Female illustrator gives ‘oversexualised niqabi superhero’ a makeover

In a world where women empowerment and feminism is at its peak, Sara AlFageeh a Jordanian-American illustrator took it upon her to give an...

Pakistan moves to curb urban air pollution following high court ruling

RAWALPINDI: Pakistan’s environmental protection agency is installing air quality monitors and warning factories to add pollution filters after a panel of the country’s top...