Senior journalist Hamid Mir escapes assassination bid

Senior journalist and Geo TV anchor Hamid Mir escaped an assassination attempt on his life on Monday when the police defused a bomb planted...

Air Indus doomed to crash before take-off

Located on a narrow street dotted with auto repair workshops in DHA’s commercial area, the inconspicuous head office of Air Indus looks abandoned from...

Gas pipeline: Iran wants assurance that Pakistan is all in

Iran once again is pushing the financing issue regarding the Iran-Pakistan (IP)gas pipeline as it assures extending a $500 million loan to Pakistan on...

Muharram 10: Processions finish, blast leaves 5 dead

The religious processions for Muharram 10 (Ashura), which took place all over Pakistan, have ended. A bomb blast in Dera Ismail Khan killed at least...

Youth guard Ashura: ‘I may be tired, but I am not afraid’

Shivering from a mixture of adrenalin and nerves, Farwa Sajjad took up guard duty outside the Jamia-tul-Muntazir in Lahore’s Model Town, the evening of...

Follow footsteps of Karbala martyrs: Imran

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chief Imran Khan said on Saturday that Hazrat Imam Hussain (RA) was the torch bearer of truth and courage against tyranny, and...

Suspect involved in death threats calls to officials arrested

VEHARI: Vehari police arrested a suspect accused of making threatening calls to officials of the Interior Ministry. The suspect works as a constable at the...

Toxic cough medicine kills 13 in Lahore

LAHORE: At least 13 people have died while four others are in critical condition in Lahore after all of them consumed the same toxic cough...

CNG price conundrum: OGRA proposes Rs13 per kg hike; SC to consider on Monday

The reprieve provided to customers by the slash in CNG prices might be coming to an end. The Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (Ogra) on...

In national interest judiciary agrees to lend staff to ECP

Judges and judicial officers will conduct the next general elections after the judiciary’s highest policy making body decided to finally approve the Election Commission...