Army major embraces martyrdom during operation in DI Khan

Army major embraces martyrdom during operation in DI Khan

A 28-year-old army major embraced martyrdom on Wednesday as terrorists opened fire on the troops during a search operation in Dera Ismail Khan, military’s media wing Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said in a statement. Acting on a tip-off, the security forces were carrying out an operation on a militant hideout when...

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Cricket: Maxwell called in as cover for injury doubt Warner

Cricket: Maxwell called in as cover for injury doubt Warner

BRISBANE – Australia all-rounder Glenn Maxwell has flown to Brisbane as cover for David Warner if the opening batsman is unable to shake off a neck strain in time for the Ashes opener against England in Brisbane on Thursday. Vice-captain Warner remains a doubt after hurting his neck when going...

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Kendall Jenner Ousts Gisele Bundchen As World’s Top-Earning Model

Kendall Jenner Ousts Gisele Bundchen As World’s Top-Earning Model

LOS ANGELES – Kendall Jenner topped a list on Tuesday of the world’s highest paid models, edging Gisele Bundchen out of the No. 1 spot for the first time in 15 years in a ranking that reflected the growing power of social media influencers. Ashley Graham turned into the first...

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Amid declining reserves, Pakistan set to start borrowing journey

Amid declining reserves, Pakistan set to start borrowing journey

ISLAMABAD: After a little over a year, Pakistan will today (Wednesday) hold road shows in the Middle East and the United States as it looks to borrow up to $3 billion by floating Islamic and conventional bonds. The country, currently suffering from declining foreign exchange reserves, wants to finalise the bond...

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U.S. Olympic Gold Medalist Douglas Says Doctor Sexually Abused Her

U.S. Olympic Gold Medalist Douglas Says Doctor Sexually Abused Her

  Three-times Olympic gold medalist Gabby Douglas said on Tuesday she was sexually abused by former USA Gymnastics team physician Larry Nassar, the latest in a list of female athletes to accuse the doctor of misconduct. Douglas, who a week ago was censured for setting a portion of the onus...

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BJP Condemns Member Who Offered Reward For ‘Padmavati’ Actress Deepika Padukone’s Head

BJP Condemns Member Who Offered Reward For ‘Padmavati’ Actress Deepika Padukone’s Head

NEW DELHI/MUMBAI – The Bharatiya Janata Party on Monday ordered one of its senior members to apologise publicly after he offered a reward for anyone who beheaded Bollywood star Deepika Padukone for her role in “Padmavati”, a movie whose portrayal of a Hindu queen and a Muslim conqueror has enraged...

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The unexpected end of Robert Mugabe, the independence hero of Zimbabwe who held on to power for 37 years

The unexpected end of Robert Mugabe, the independence hero of Zimbabwe who held on to power for 37 years

Most people in Zimbabwe assumed that the way 93-year-old Robert Mugabe would cease to be president would be when he died in his bed. Probably he thought the same thing. But the decisions that the president took in recent times cost him his exit from the government he led for 37 years. Zimbabwe’s...

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Hariri returns to Lebanon for the first time after resignation

Hariri returns to Lebanon for the first time after resignation

Hours before arriving in his country, the Lebanese prime minister met with the Egyptian president, Abdelfatah al Sisi, and also made an unforeseen stopover in Cyprus. The resigned Lebanese prime minister, Saad Hariri, returned on Tuesday (21.11.2017) to Beirut almost three weeks after he announced by surprise his resignation in...

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What should parents do when people harass their child online?

What should parents do when people harass their child online?

There were always stalkers and harassed in schools, but thanks to the internet and new technologies, the attacks have crossed the borders of the school playgrounds and have filled social networks. There are more and more cases. “You can not escape him, the mockery is constant,” she told the BBC...

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COAS stresses on Army’s preparedness, response against threat from eastern border

COAS stresses on Army’s preparedness, response against threat from eastern border

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Friday visited Headquarters Rawalpindi Corps and said that there cannot be any let up in the Army’s preparedness and response against the perpetual threat on the eastern border, said a statement released by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR). Bajwa also...

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Terrorist involved in murder of Turbat victims killed: ISPR

Terrorist involved in murder of Turbat victims killed: ISPR

QUETTA: The army’s media wing said on Friday that a terrorist involved in murdering 15 people in Tubat had been killed during an intelligence-based operation. Fifteen bullet-riddled bodies were recovered from the Buleda area of Kech district in Turbat, Balochistan earlier this week. The victims hailed from various areas of Punjab. According to the Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR),...

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Willing to make any sacrifice for democracy: Nawaz

Willing to make any sacrifice for democracy: Nawaz

LAHORE: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif remarked on Friday that he is willing to make any sacrifice for the sake of democracy. The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz head was speaking to the media after offering Friday prayers. He added: “May God have mercy on the condition in the country.” On Thursday,...

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Islamabad sit-in: Govt names six-member clerics committee for talks

Islamabad sit-in: Govt names six-member clerics committee for talks

ISLAMABAD: The government on Tuesday notified a six-member clerics committee, headed by Pir Haseenuddin Shah, to hold talks with the protesters staging a sit-in in Islamabad for the last 16 days. The committee only includes clerics from the Barelvi sect and has no representative of the government either. According to the...

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Nawaz Sharif, Maryam, Captain Safdar appear in accountability court

Nawaz Sharif, Maryam, Captain Safdar appear in accountability court

Ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law Captain (retd) Muhammad Safdar arrived at an accountability court in the federal capital on Wednesday. The accountability court resumed hearing corruption references filed against them by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB). A number of the senior leadership of the...

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