Gunmen in uniforms kill ally of Burundi’s President Nkurunziza

NAIROBI, Aug 2:   Gunmen wearing military uniforms shot dead a former Burundian security chief who was a close ally of President Pierre Nkurunziza on...

PKI warns nationwide protest strike against converting of NARC land into housing society

ISLAMABAD, Aug 2: The Pakistan Kissan Ittehad (PKI) has warned the government of nation-wide protest strike if it does not turn down the summary...

COAS reaffirms resolve to thwart bid against CPEC

RAWALPINDI, Jul 31:  Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif on Friday reiterated his firm resolve that any attempt to obstruct or...

Private schools reject govt decision to extend vacations

KARACHI, Jul 31: All Private Schools Management Association Sindh (APSMAS) on Friday turned down the Sindh government's decision to extend vacation of schools in...

Tunisia extends state of emergency

TUNIS, Jul 31: Tunisia has extended by two months a state of emergency it imposed following a terror attack on foreign tourists in the...

Pakistan eye T20 crown to cap memorable tour

COLOMBO, Jul 31: This tour is already Pakistan's most fruitful trip to Sri Lanka since 2006, and on Saturday, they will have a shot...

Indus at high flood in Guddu and Sukkur

SUKKUR, Jul 31: The position of the river inflows and outflows at Tarbela, Mangla and Chashma along with the  reservoirs levels and the barrages...

PM announces Rs 150 mln for relief activities

GILGIT, Jul 30: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said the government is committed for speedy uplift of all underdeveloped areas of the country particularly...

Karachi anti-terror drive set to go into top gear

KARACHI, Jul 30: With a special focus on Karachi, a counterterrorism drive launched in the province of Sindh under Pakistan’s National Action Plan, is...

All-round Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by 29 runs in Colombo

COLOMBO: Pakistan restricted a resilient-looking Sri Lankan batting line-up to 146-7 after setting a 176 runs target to win the first of two Twenty20s...