Sunday, August 9, 2020

Premier accepts resignations of Dr Zafar Mirza, Tania Aidrus

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday accepted the resignations of Special Assistant to Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan on National Health Services Dr...

Torrential rainfall flooded Karachi, roads, streets, traffic jams make life miserable for citizens

KARACHI: Torrential rainfall in Karachi wreaks havoc, flooded the roads and streets of the metropolis and more than eight people died of the downpour....

Coronavirus claims 35 more lives, besides infected 1,226 persons in 24 hours

ISLAMABAD: Coronavirus pandemic continued its travel despite the government's claim of controlling the epidemic. The virus  killed 35 more people in  Pakistan while 1,226...

Pakistan reports lowest ever 24 new deaths, 1,487 new cases in 24 hrs

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has reported the lowest ever 24 new deaths by coronavirus pandemic besides 1,487 new cases in last 24 hours. With the 1,487 new...

First Friday prayer at Hagia Sophia mosque after 86 years

ISTANBUL: Thousands Muslims, along with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan – gathered on Friday to take part in the first prayer at Hagia Sophia...

At least 20 injured as blast rips through market in Parachinar

PARACHINAR: Over 20 people were injured in a bomb explosion in Turi Bazaar area of Parachinar of Kurram district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Thursday. A...

Renowned journalist Matiullah Jan abducted from Islamabad’s Sector G-6

ISLAMABAD: Senior journalist Matiullah Jan was reportedly abducted from Islamabad’s Sector G-6 on Tuesday, according to his family. Matiullah’s wife told media that his car...

Heavy downpour causes worst urban flooding, power outages, wreaks havoc in Karachi

KARACHI; Karachi saw its hottest day in over six decades on Friday, followed by heavy downpour which brought the city to a standstill. Suspended...

Kulbhushan Jadhav being granted third consular access by Pakistan 

ISLAMABAD: Kulbhushan Jadhav, Indian spy and agent of Indian intelligence agency, Research and Analysis Wing (RAW), who was involved in several terrorist activities in...

SAPM on petroleum seems to be responsible for fuel crisis: LHC CJ

LAHORE: The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Thursday said it seemed as if Special Assistant to PM on Petroleum Nadeem Babar was running the...