Clot-busting stroke drug safe, says expert review

ISLAMABAD, Jul 24: A panel of independent experts has decided that a clot-busting drug often used to treat strokes is "safe and effective". The UK...

NAB believes in zero tolerance policy: Chairman

ISLAMABAD, Jul 24: Qamar Zaman Chaudry, Chairman National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has reiterated his firm resolve that NAB strongly believes in zero tolerance policy...

PM directs for precautionary measures in flood-prone areas

ISLAMABAD, Jul 23:  Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif has directed the federal and provincial government departments to be ready to protect people's life and...

Nasir Hussain Shah takes oath as Sindh minister

KARACHI, Jul 23: A member of Sindh Assembly, Syed Nasir Hussain Shah, on Thursday took oath as the provincial minister. Sindh Governor, Dr. Ishrat ul...

Pakistani students delegation visits Pak Embassy in Berlin

BERLIN, Jul 23: A delegation of 30 students from Roots School, Islamabad and 5 students from SUFFA DHA University, Karachi visited the Pakistan Embassy...

Iran deal fuels tussle for gas pipelines in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, Jul 23: A landmark deal on Iran s nuclear programme has breathed new life into plans for a gas pipeline through Pakistan --...

Cricket: Pakistan announce England series in UAE

KARACHI, Jul 23:  Pakistan cricket authorities on Thursday announced the itinerary for their neutral-venue series against England in the United Arab Emirates from October...

Bionic eye implant world first

ISLAMABAD, Jul 23: surgeons in Manchester have performed the first bionic eye implant in a patient with the most common cause of sight loss...

Imran wanted to destroy entire system: says Hashmi

MULTAN, Jul 23: Senior politician Javed Hashmi on Thursday said he was expecting same decision from the judicial commission. The judicial commission in its...

Thar needs integrated approaches to tackle upcoming drought

Dileep Doshi Lohano THAR, Jul 23: "Indeed upcoming drought might disturb whole scenario including education, as migration trend is high, resulting thousands of the children...