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In pictures: Glimpse from Minal Khan-Ahsan Mohsin Ikram’s glorious wedding

Minal Khan and Ahsan Moshin are now officially married. The couple, who made their relationship official this year on Valentine’s Day, have finally tied the knot. Unlike twin sister Aiman Khan, Minal’s marriage was not a big-fat wedding but it

In pictures: Celebrities prepare for Ashura

Muharram is the first month of the Islamic calendar and is considered one of the sacred months. Many Muslims fast or wear black or mourn on the 9th and 10th of this month.  Our celebrities also observed these two significant

In pictures: Pakistan celebrates 75th Independence Day

Pakistan today (Saturday) celebrated the country’s 75th year of Independence with traditional zeal and fervour, with commemorative ceremonies held in cities across the country. The celebrations began with change of guard ceremonies held at Mazaar-i-Quaid and Mazaar-i-Iqbal in Karachi and

In pictures: Cloudburst causes flash flood in Islamabad and Rawalpindi

ISLAMABAD: Heavy rains slashed the twin cities Rawalpindi and Islamabad have created a flood situation in the areas. The Pakistan Army Public Relations (ISPR) has issued a statement saying that the water level in Nalla Lei has risen due to

Life in pictures: Asif Zardari a master politician

Workers and supporters of the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) celebrated the 66th birthday of former president and party’s co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari today (Monday) with simplicity. Zardari is the only president in the history of Pakistan who managed to complete

In Pictures: Joy and heartbreak as Italy beats England in Euro 2020 final

Italy inflicted heartbreak on England to win the Euro 2020 final after a penalty shootout at Wembley Stadium in London. Millions of England fans had gathered to watch their side contest a major final for the first time in 55

In pictures: A goodbye to ‘Tragedy King’ Dilip Kumar

This morning internet woke up to the unfortunate news of Indian film legend Dilip Kumar, who was admitted to a hospital due to age-related health issues, has passed away today at the age of 98. Dilip Kumar will always be

In pictures: Remembering Benazir Bhutto on her 68th birthday

Workers and supporters of the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) celebrated the 68th birthday of former prime minister Benazir Bhutto today (Monday) with simplicity. PPP Chairperson and the former PM’s son Bilawal Bhutto will cut a birthday cake for Benazir in

In pictures: Practice match between Multan Sultan and Quetta Gladiators

ABU DHABI: Before the start of the remaining matches of the sixth edition of the Pakistan Super League, a practice match was held between the teams of Quetta Gladiators and Multan Sultan at Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium.  After a tense

In Pictures: Rare ‘super flower blood moon’ lunar eclipse around the world

Sky gazers received a special treat on Wednesday as May’s full moon – a ‘super flower blood moon’ – coincided with a lunar eclipse. Since it is a supermoon, which is essentially a Full Moon at its closest point to

In Pictures: Israeli atrocities on Palestinians

For weeks now, Palestinian protesters and Israeli security forces clashed on a daily basis in and around Jerusalem’s Old City. Jerusalem has been the scene of violent confrontations between Jews and Arabs for 100 years and remains one of the

In pictures: 25-years of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf

Justice, humanity and self-reliance’, the slogan with which Imran Khan formed Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (Movement for Justice) into a political party in April 1996, encapsulates its governance measures today. Anyone who has grown up during the 1980s and 1990s and who

In Pictures: World’s longest reigning monarch Queen Elizabeth turns 95

Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II turns 95 today, just days after burying her late husband Prince Philip, in what will be her first birthday alone in more than seven decades.  The Queen was born on 21 April 1926 at 17 Bruton

In Pictures: TLP holds violent protests, attack policemen across Pakistan

Protests erupted in several cities across Pakistan this week after police took into custody the leader of the far-right religious party Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP). Several major intercity highways were closed by police as protests broke out in Karachi, Lahore, outside

In pictures: A glimpse at the life of Prince Philip

LONDON: Prince Philip, Queen Elizabeth II’s husband and the longest-serving consort of any British monarch, has passed away at the age of 99 on Friday. A statement posted on the royal family’s website morning said: “It is with deep sorrow that

In Pictures: Reliving the Imran Khan-led historic World Cup 1992 triumph

March 25, 2021 marks the 29-year anniversary of Pakistan’s cricket World Cup triumph which till date remains the only time they lifted the trophy but still remains etched in our memories. Led by the inspiring Imran Khan, Pakistan embarked on

In pictures: Pakistan Day celebrations and enthusiasm of people across country

Pakistan Day is being celebrated with enthusiasm all over the country including Islamabad, Karachi, Lahore, Peshawar, and Quetta. Last year, the Pakistan Day parade was postponed due to the coronavirus, this year, it will be held on 25th March instead

In pictures: A look-back to Aurat March 2020

It has been three years now since people actively participated in Aurat March which is organized every year on International Women Day. On 8th March, women march on the roads and observe the Aurat March, a day to raise voice

In pictures: 100th anniversary of Saka Nankana Sahib massacre

Today, the Sikh community all over the world, including Pakistan, is commemorating the 100th anniversary of Saka Nankana Sahib.The Nankana massacre (or Saka Nankana) took place in Nankana Sahib gurdwara on 20 February 1921. More than 260 Sikhs were killed,

In pictures: Myanmar citizens resist military coup

Tens of thousands of demonstrators flooded the streets of Myanmar’s biggest city, staging the biggest demonstrations since troops fanned out around the country to quell opposition to the new military junta. Myanmar’s military seized power in a coup on February

In pictures: Pakistan observes Kashmir Solidarity Day

KARACHI: Kashmir Solidarity Day is being observed across the world on Friday (today) to express wholehearted support of the Pakistani nation to the just struggle of Kashmiri people for their inalienable right to self-determination. As a national holiday, the day

In pictures: Aseefa Bhutto Zardari celebrates her 28th birthday

Aseefa Bhutto Zardari, the youngest daughter of former prime minister Benazir Bhutto and former president Asif Ali Zardari, turned 28 on Wednesday. She was born on 3 February 1993 in London.  She has elder two siblings named Bilawal Bhutto Zardari

In pictures: Farmers enter Red Fort on India’s Republic Day

NEW DELHI: Tens of thousands of farmers protesting against agricultural reforms have fought through police barricades and tear gas to enter Delhi’s historic Red Fort complex. They were on foot and in tractors – part of a huge rally that

In pictures: A glance at “king of the world” boxer Muhammad Ali’s life

Muhammad Ali was a boxer, philanthropist and social activist, who is universally regarded as one of the greatest athletes of the 20th century. Ali became an Olympic gold medalist in 1960 and the world heavyweight boxing champion in 1964.  Ali

In pictures: Hazaras hold protests against Machh massacre

The latest wave of killing people of the Hazara community in Quetta has shock the nation as ten colliers earlier this week on 3rd January were kidnapped and killed and four others were seriously injured after armed men attacked them

In pictures: Remembering Z.A. Bhutto – Charismatic leader who became a legend

The nation is observing the 93rd birth anniversary of its former prime minister Zulfikar Ali Bhutto today. Born on 5th January 1928, Zulfikar Ali Bhutto laid the basis for the democratic process in the country with the formation of the

In pictures: Celebrating Christmas across Pakistan

KARACHI: The Christian community in Pakistan has celebrated the Christmas festival like elsewhere in the world today (Friday). Houses were decorated with colourful lights, flags, and balloons. Christmas trees were set up, gifts were purchased for children, and prayers were

In pictures: Sindh celebrates culture day with traditional enthusiasm

Sindh Culture Day is being across the country with traditional enthusiasm and fervour to highlight the ancient civilization and rich culture of the province. The day is marked every year on the first Sunday of December since 2009. The day

In pictures: KCR began operations

KARACHI: The Karachi Circular Railway (KCR) began operations, after being out of commission for 21 years, with several problems and a delay-plagued process. The KCR revival project, in its present form, covers a 44 km route that includes a 30

In pictures: Diwali celebrated across the world amid COVID-19 fears

The Hindu community all over the world, including Pakistan, has celebrated Diwali, during which implementation of SOPs has been declared necessary to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. The festival symbolizes new beginnings and the triumph of good over evil,