Khunjerab Pass – Pakistan China Border to close for 10 days

The Chinese government has decided to close the Sino-Pak border for 10 days as part of extra ordinary security measures ahead of its Independence...

Saudi Arabia to give another $100m for Neelum Jhelum Hydropower Project

Pakistan and Saudi Arabia on Thursday signed an Additional Loan Agreement of $100 million for Neelum Jhelum Hydropower Project (NJHP) as the project aims...

How the Taliban sent more girls to school in Pakistan

On weekday mornings in Mingora, the largest city in Swat Valley, Pakistan, the streets are filled with boys heading to school. Among them are smaller groups...

Google’s Birthday Month Ending!

Founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin met at Stanford University in 1995. By 1996, they had built a search engine (initially called BackRub) that...

At least 17 killed in Peshawar explosion

PESHAWAR: At least 17 people were killed and 29 others injured when an explosion occurred on a bus carrying Secretariat employees on Peshawar’s Charsadda...

238 Death Toll in Yesterday’s Earthquake: Government Confirmed

Balochistan government spokesman Jan Mohammad Buledi Wednesday morning confirmed 238 causalities in the 7.8 magnitude earthquake. It flattened almost everything in the Awaran district. The...

Nestlé stresses long-term commitment to Pakistan

LAHORE: Reiterating its commitment to Pakistan and the consumers, Nestlé has said the company is here for the long term and will do business in...

India’s PM says will meet Pakistan premier in New York

Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh confirmed Wednesday he will meet his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly, after...

Destroy all churches in Gulf, says Saudi Grand Mufti

The Grand Mufti of Saudi Arabia has said it is “necessary to destroy all the churches of the region,” following Kuwait’s moves to ban...

A deaf boy hears his parents for first time and breaks into tears after...

A seven-year-old boy from Guatemala received the gift of hearing on Monday and was soon moved to tears after hearing his parents speak for...