Sunday, August 9, 2020

Turkish Muslims offer Eid prayers at Hagia Sophia

ISTANBUL: Muslims living in Turkey have offered Eidul Azha prayers at Istanbul’s Hagia Sophia as Europe, Saudi Arabia and gulf countries celebrate the holy...

Petroleum Ministry suggests Rs7/litre hike in petrol prices

ISLAMABAD: Petrol prices in the country are expected to increase again next month after the Petroleum Ministry recommended another increase in prices by up...

Bilawal discusses APC agenda with Fazlur Rehman

LAHORE: The leaders of main opposition parties are having back to back meetings in order to decide the strategy to launch an anti-government movement...

World acknowledges Pakistan’s efforts for Afghan peace: FO spokesperson

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Office spokesperson Ayesha Farooqui said the world had acknowledged the efforts of Pakistan for restoring peace in Afghanistan. Ayesha Farooqui said international community...

Pakistan rubbishes reports of Chinese lab creating ‘anthrax-like pathogens’ in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Sunday rejected reports of China's Wuhan lab operating “covert operations” in Pakistan and creating "anthrax-like pathogens" as a politically motivated and...

Chaudhry brothers laundered money through fake accounts, claims NAB report

LAHORE: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has claimed that it is investigating assets beyond means cases while fulfilling all legal requirements and that the Chaudhry...

Govt to ensure Matiullah Jan’s safe recovery: Shibli Faraz

ISLAMABAD: Information minister Shibli Faraz on Tuesday said that it is the government's responsibility to safely recover "kidnapped" journalist Matiullah Jan. "It is responsibility of...

Opposition agreed to convene APC after Eid-ul-Azha to devise joint strategy against govt

LAHORE: Opposition Parties have agreed to hold a joint stratey against the PTI-led government and announced to hold All Parties Conference (APC) immediately after...

Six ‘RAW-linked’ terrorists arrested from Karachi

KARACHI: District West’s Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Fida Hussain Janwari has said security forces had foiled a major terrorist plot in the city...

Global coronavirus cases cross 14 million mark

WASHINGTON: More than 14 million people have been reported to be infected by the novel coronavirus globally and over 590,000 have died, according to...