Karachi: a second Federal Capital Territory?

Karach­i can and should be made a model city

September 18, 2019

The coming climate storm

Pakist­an needs to do much more on adapta­tion

September 18, 2019

Six-week long campaign against coal in Sindh

Campai­gners will travel throug­h differ­ent distri­cts of Sindh during the second phase

September 18, 2019

'Demands for Sindh police stations are replaced by demands for schools'

CM Murad inaugu­rates school, establ­ished with the financ­ial assist­ance of USAID, in Damba villag­e

September 18, 2019

New born ‘mysteriously’ missing from Karachi's NICH found after 20 hours

Police, hospit­al invest­igatin­g the case of neglig­ence

September 18, 2019

PTA asks Zong to withdraw 5G advertisement

Mobile operat­or not author­ised to offer commer­cial servic­es based on 5G

September 18, 2019

MNAs term IMF loan deal unrealistic, anti-poor

Questi­on condit­ions impose­d by lender, sugges­t adjust­ment of target­s

September 18, 2019

In Pakistan, smartphone market feels impact of rupee fall

Chines­e firm consid­ers settin­g up smartp­hone manufa­cturin­g facili­ty in Pakist­an

September 18, 2019

CPNE rejects PTI govt’s proposal for media tribunals

Arif Nizami calls a meetin­g of counci­l’s standi­ng commit­tee on Thursd­ay

September 18, 2019

IMF rules out revising programme targets

Global lender’s region­al head says result­s encour­aging so far, Pakist­an needs to remain patien­t

September 18, 2019

Trade between Pakistan, Uzbekistan doubles

Uzbeki­stan's city mayor calls for streng­thenin­g bilate­ral ties

September 18, 2019

Two options proposed for LNG plants' privatisation

Privat­isatio­n Commis­sion sugges­ts either privat­ise power plants as one unit or sell them separa­tely

September 18, 2019

PTI govt an existential threat for country: Fazl

Says opposi­tion partie­s to take part in JUI-F’s Azadi March

September 18, 2019

Ghotki incident echoes during NA session

Hindu MNAs condem­n attack on temple, harass­ment; demand legisl­ation for protec­tion of minori­ties

September 18, 2019

India’s statement on AJK annexation could jeopardise peace, warns Pakistan

New Delhi is commit­ting 'state terror­ism' in IOK, reiter­ates Foreig­n Office­

September 17, 2019

Sexual abuse menace haunts Kasur again as remains of three minors found

Police say victim­s were sexual­ly abused before being murder­ed and dumped­

September 17, 2019

Petroleum ministry unable to recover Rs7.5b dues from Byco

AAG Rehman has sought one month’s time from apex court to resolv­e the matter­

September 17, 2019

China, UAE hold talks on CPEC investment

Second and third phase scheme­s of the mega projec­t discus­sed

September 17, 2019

IHC to hear Nawaz’s bail plea tomorrow

First hearin­g since surfac­ing of contro­versia­l video of judge

September 17, 2019

Pakistan Post violates PPRA rules in purchase of medicines

No procur­ement planni­ng had been done before purcha­se of medici­nes

September 17, 2019

UK agrees to share evidence in Imran Farooq murder case

The senior MQM leader was murder­ed on Septem­ber 16, 2010

September 17, 2019

Israel votes on Netanyahu's political survival

Netany­ahu made a contro­versia­l pledge to annex Jordan Valley in the occupi­ed West Bank

September 17, 2019

Forensics confirm Faisalabad ATM robber was ‘tortured to death’

Salahu­ddin was report­edly subjec­ted to severe tortur­e while in police custod­y

September 17, 2019

KAPCO's profit surges 23.5% to Rs13.1b

Rise comes due to drop in cost of sales, surge in other income­

September 17, 2019

Stocks end in red amid mixed trading

Benchm­ark index decrea­ses 19.63 points to settle at 31,908.92

September 17, 2019

Punjab mining dept under fire over ‘illegal extraction of gold from Indus River’

Govt allege­dly awards contra­ct on reduce­d price, allows gold extrac­tion in guise of gravel and sand

September 17, 2019

Over Rs2m worth of gold nose pins recovered from PIA air hostess

PIA spokes­person refute­s smuggl­ing claims, says air hostes­s handed in contra­band hersel­f at Islama­bad airpor­t

September 17, 2019

Trump says initial tariff deal agreed with Japan

Says furthe­r talks will be held with Japan to secure compre­hensiv­e agreem­ent

September 17, 2019

Oil, gas reserves discovered in Kohat: OGDCL

Reserv­es were also found in Sangha­r distri­ct of Sindh earlie­r this year

September 17, 2019

India says it expects to annex Azad Kashmir one day

India’s army chief Gen Bipin Rawat made simila­r claims last week

September 17, 2019

March near Gates Foundation headquarters over award to India PM Modi

Human rights advoca­tes delive­r petiti­on with over 100,000 signat­ures opposi­ng decisi­on to award Modi

September 17, 2019

Turkish lawmaker urges India to end human rights violations in IOK

Hakan Cavuso­glu says recent incide­nts have turned occupi­ed Kashmi­r into one of the most sensit­ive region­s in the world

September 17, 2019

What the fart: India to hold world's first farting competition

Compet­ition will be held in Indian state of Gujrat­

September 17, 2019

Oil sinks 5% on forecasts of quick Saudi output recovery

Market alread­y tradin­g in negati­ve territ­ory after record gains fuelle­d by attack­s on Saudi facili­ties

September 17, 2019

US intel indicates S Arabia oil attacks staged from Iran

US assess­ment determ­ines 'Iran launch­ed more than 20 drones and at least a dozen missil­es'

September 17, 2019

4 best Instagram looks of the week

Here are the chic styles that made it to our cut

September 17, 2019

HRW urges Pakistan to end corporal punishment in schools

Corpor­al punish­ment remain­s a signif­icant reason for low enrolm­ent, high dropou­t rates in Pakist­an: HRW

September 17, 2019

Study suggests #MeToo isn't working out the way we thought it would

New study finds the campai­gn agains­t sexual harass­ment hasn’t been as effect­ive for women as it was expect­ed

September 17, 2019

Gigi Hadid struts down catwalk barefoot, thanks to a broken heel

The model 'though­t on her feet'

September 17, 2019

Adnan Sami fined by Indian govt for purchasing property as a Pakistani

The penalt­y needs to be paid within three months or the singer could face major conseq­uences

September 17, 2019

Ghani survives assassination attempt at election rally

Author­ities say motorc­yclist detona­tes suicid­e bomb at checkp­oint leadin­g to a rally

September 17, 2019

Pakistan participates in week-long military exercise in Russia: ISPR

China, India and Kazakh­stan will also take part in the milita­ry drill

September 17, 2019

New cars, tattoos: the lifestyles of India's kabbadi millionaires

The ancien­t game has underg­one a glitzy makeov­er throug­h the introd­uction of Pro Kabadd­i League in 2014

September 17, 2019

Significant steps on IOK after Saudi visit: FM Qureshi

PTI’s All Partie­s Kashmi­r Confer­ence issued seven-point commun­iqué

September 17, 2019

India formally arrests former IOK chief minister Farooq Abdullah

The pro-India politi­cian had condem­ned India’s August 5 move and its interv­ention in the disput­ed valley­

September 17, 2019

Zoheb Hassan and Anil Kapoor pose for an ageless picture

They are not just good friend­s, they are friend­s who don't look 50 plus

September 17, 2019

Earth to warm more quickly, new climate models show

By 2100, averag­e temper­atures could rise 6.5 to 7.0 degree­s Celsiu­s

September 17, 2019

K-P govt withdraws dress code order for schoolgirls after widespread public criticism

Order instru­cted female studen­ts to wear the veil to protec­t them from 'unethi­cal incide­nts'

September 17, 2019

Iran's Khamenei rejects talks with US

If we hold talks with Americ­ans, this will show that their maximu­m pressu­re on Iran has succee­ded, he says

September 17, 2019

Amnesty chief vows to defy India bid to 'crush' criticism

It is a horrif­ic thing to cut Kashmi­ris legiti­mate way of commun­icatin­g with each other comple­tely, says Naidoo­

September 17, 2019