Pakistan and Sri Lanka have signed an agreement under which the former would sell eight JF-17 Thunder aircraft to the latter in the initial stage despite Indian pressure. The agreement is part of several memorandum of understanding (MoUs)inked between Pakistan and Sri Lanka during Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s three-day visit to the island earlier today.
ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court of Pakistan has upheld the death sentence of Mumtaz Qadri. Mumtaz Qadri had challenged the Islamabad High Court (IHC) verdict on his death sentence in the Supreme Court. Lawyers for Mumtaz Qadri filed the plea in the apex court claiming that the matter was not about murder but provocation. In its […]
MAKKAH: In apparent condemnation of the Islamic State militant group, also known as Daesh, Saudi Grand Sheikh Abdul Aziz al-Sheikh on Wednesday urged Muslims to unite and rise up against extremist groups, which are trying to destroy the image of Islam. The mufti spoke from Nimrah Mosque at Mount Arafat in western Saudi Arabia, home […]
KARACHI: Temperature in Sindh provincial capital and surrounding areas is likely to increase and exceed by 40°C, according to the Met Department. The Met Department has also predicted that Karachi’s surrounding areas will also experience a hot climate for the upcoming three to four days, as temperature is likely to exceed 40°C. The government of […]
PESHAWAR: Director General (ISPR) Major General Asim Bajwa told that the terrorists who attacked Peshawar’s Badaber airbase’s mosque came from and were controlled from Afghanistan. Addressing a media conference, General Bajwa said that the attack was planned in and controlled from Afghanistan. He said the terrorists wanted to go further but were contained by the quick […]
SRINAGAR:The protests in Kashmir over ban on cow-slaughtering are getting more and more powerful with each passing day and the incidents of raising ‘Pakistan Zindabad’ slogans and hoisting Pakistani flags have also become quite common in the recent months. The same happened on Friday in various cities of the Indian Occupied Kashmir. According to details, […]
A crane fallen on the roof of Masa’a (Safa n Marwa), the impact was so strong that it broke the part of roof and few pieces fallen in Mataf. According to the foreign media agency, construction project was going on in Makkah as a crane fell due to hurricane, claiming 52 lives and injuring hundreds others.
RAWALPINDI: Air Strikes in Shawal valley 14 suspected militants were killed when PAF fighter jets pounded militant hideouts North Waziristan tribal region on Saturday. According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), several militant hideouts were also destroyed in the airstrikes. The airstrikes are part of ongoing operation Zarb-e-Azb against foreign and local militants in North […]