Kashmir remains central to ‘meaningful dialogue’ with India: FO

ISLAMABAD: The Foreign Office said durable peace, security and development in the region hinges on peaceful resolution of the long-standing Jammu and Kashmir dispute. “We, therefore, believe that the two sides [India and Pakistan] need to discuss all outstanding issues

Mawra Hocane receives unique gift from Ameer Gilani in Ramzan

KARACHI: Actress Mawra Hocane has expressed happiness to receive the gift of the Holy Quran gifted by former costar Ameer Gilani. Mawra Hocane took to Instagram and shared joyous news that she has been given a precious gift of Ramzan

Alizeh Shah reveals her ‘biggest insecurity’, struggle with acne

Actress Alizeh Shah has opened up about struggling with acne for quite some time but living a happy life with it is possible. Taking to Instagram, the Tana Bana actress essayed about her ‘biggest insecurity’, saying, “Hello people, here I am

Kannada Bigg Boss 7 contestant Chaitra Kotturu attempts suicide

Chaitra Kotturu, Kannada Big Boss 7 contestant has reportedly attempted suicide after her wedding was called off with a businessman. Chaitra was rushed to the hospital where her condition is said to be stable. According to Indian media, the actress attempted

This is how celebrities reacted to Saba Qamar’s breakup news

As we all know now actress Saba Qamar has recently confirmed the news of breaking up with a blogger named Azeem Khan. Earlier today, Saba Qamar took to her Instagram and wrote that due to a lot of personal reasons

Regret voting for PTI, will not do this stupidity again: Mani

From giving advice to fellow artists to talking about the difficulties in the lives of Pakistani politicians, celebrity couple Hira Mani and Salman Saqib Sheikh aka Mani have spilled the beans in a recent interview. Being recently invited to a

AC Hyderabad Qandeel Memon uses colorful umbrellas in mini urban forest

Qandeel Memon, Assistant Commissioner Taluka Hyderabad has used colorful umbrellas in a newly developed mini urban forest developed in Hyderabad. Mini urban forest has recently been established and inaugurated at Sindh Agriculture University (SAU) with the joint cooperation of University

Education Minister to chair meeting over closure of schools today

ISLAMABAD The education and health ministers will hold an important meeting today to decide the closure of schools amid an alarming rise of coronavirus cases in the country. The number of coronavirus’ active cases has doubled in the last three

French Muslims criticize new regulation banning halal slaughter of poultry

FRANCE: Muslim officials in France have criticized a recent decision to interdict the slaughter of poultry animals in line with Islamic principles ahead of the holy month of Ramadan. Paris Mosque director Chems-eddine Hafez, Lyon Mosque director Kamel Kaptane and

Facebook to crack down on groups breaking rules

SAN FRANCISCO: Facebook has announced a new set of rules for its groups to control harmful content and is starting to remove the recommendations it gives global users for political and social issue groups. The company also announced changes aimed

From Best To Worst: These Celebrity Dresses Slayed At Grammys 2021

When Grammys Awards is not all about winners of music, beat and albums, the awards function also shows a mixture of fashion divas and attention-seeking outfits worn by celebrities. You will often see a little black dress or simple tux

Netizens are upset with Mawra Hocane’s viral video with her gym trainer

Social media users have criticised the latest video of actress Mawra Hocane working out in the gym which has gone viral. In the latest video, the actress can be seen performing her first attempt to hand-stand with the help of

Bangladesh′s first transgender anchor: I attempted multiple suicides because of bullying

BANGLADESH:  For the first time in Bangladesh, a local television station has hired a transgender named Tashnuva Anan Shishir as a newscaster. Speaking about her appointment as a news anchor, Tashnuva Anan Shishir said she and her community is overwhelmed

PM’s success is Pakistan’s success: Shaan Shahid

Actor Shaan Shahid while supporting the Prime Minister has said that the success of Imran Khan is the success of Pakistan. Shaan Shahid took to Twitter and shared a picture of PM Imran Khan on Twitter and wrote, “⁦@ImranKhanPTI⁩ I

Charlie Chaplin’s best-restored movies to be released in cinemas worldwide

English comic actor and filmmaker Charlie Chaplin’s best-restored movies will be released in cinemas worldwide. In a statement, French film company mk2 and international distributor Piece of Magic said that they had teamed up to mark the centennial. The Paris-based company’s

EFP intensifies work on national strategy for membership development

KARACHI: For the first time in the history of the Employers’ Federation of Pakistan (EFP) its National Field team comprising of representatives from its offices in Karachi, Mirpur Khas, Lahore, Faisalabad, Sialkot, Multan, Islamabad, KP, and Baluchistan gathered for a

Will challenge Yousaf Raza Gillani’s win in Senate poll: Shahbaz Gill

ISLAMABAD: Special Assistant to the Prime Minister (SAPM) Dr Shahbaz Gill has said that the result of the election between Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh and Yousaf Raza Gillani will be challenged. Following the announcement of results by ECP, Shahbaz Gill

Govt cannot run the country through ordinances: Shazia Murree

Central Information Secretary Pakistan Peoples Party Parliamentarians MNA Shazia Murree has said that the Supreme Court has rejected the open ballot in the presidential reference to the Senate elections and has clearly stated that the Senate elections are a secret

PMC to launch online application system for medical students

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Medical Commission (PMC) has decided to launch an online application system allowing medical graduates and licensed practitioners to apply for licenses, renewals and other services. According to PMC statements, the services would also include the addition of qualifications

Business community hails PM over lifting ban on burial of COVID-19 victims

KARACHI: Abdul Shakoor Khatri, Founder Chairman of All Pakistan Textile Processing Mills Association (APTPMA) and well-known industrialist, hailed for the lifting the ban on the burial of COVID-19 victims by the Sri Lankan government, said that it was possible due

Looking forward to visit Sri Lanka to strengthen friendship: PM Imran

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan today (Saturday) has said he was looking forward to visit Sri Lanka to strengthen friendship and bilateral cooperation. Taking to Twitter, the Prime Minister thanked his Sri Lankan counterpart Mahinda Rajapaksa for extending an invitation

Video surfaces exposing horse trading during 2018 Senate elections

ISLAMABAD: A video has surfaced exposing the horse trading which took place during Senate elections in 2018 by lawmakers who can be seen counting bundles of currencies and stashing them inside the bag. In 2018, the PTI initiated disciplinary proceedings

China’s CanSinoBio vaccine 74.8% effective in Pakistan trials: SAPM

ISLAMABAD: PM’s Special Assistant on Health Dr Faisal Sultan has announced that China’s CanSinoBio COVID-19 vaccine showed 74.8 percent efficacy in preventing symptomatic cases and a 100 percent success rate in stopping severe disease among Pakistanis. In a series of

PM Imran directs transparency in execution of ‘Tree Tsunami Programme’

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has directed for ensuring complete transparency in the execution of Ten Billion Tree Tsunami Programme across the country. The statement came while chairing a meeting of Prime Minister’s Committee on Climate Change in Islamabad today

Some priorities of Biden in accordance with PM Imran’s, says FM Qureshi

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has claimed that some priorities of the Biden administration were in line with Prime Minister Imran Khan’s, citing examples of climate change and the environment. Talking to journalists in Multan today (Saturday), the foreign

Angry wife slams doctor husband for taking COVID-19 vaccine shot alone

Top Indian cardiologist landed himself in trouble for not taking his wife for a COVID-19 vaccine dose. Indian cardiologist named KK Agarwal, who was live on his social account, was on his way home returning from his COVID vaccination session.

#Bibi trends on Twitter as netizens wish Bakhtawar Bhutto on her 31st birthday

Bakhtawar Bhutto Zardari, the daughter of the late former prime minister Benazir Bhutto and former president Asif Ali Zardari has turned 31 years old today. Born on 25th January 1990, Bakhtawar who got engaged to the son of a US-based

Afghani girl arrives in Pakistan to marry her love interest

BAHAWALNAGAR: A girl from Afghanistan has arrived in Pakistan to marry a 24-year-old Faheem-ur-Rehman. A girl from Baghlan province of Afghanistan arrived in Pakistan for marriage. A 20-year-old girl of Turkish descent, married Fahim-ur-Rehman, a 24-year-old BA student, at the

Three crushed to death by Bahira town’s dumper in Lahore

LAHORE: Three people on Thursday were crushed to death by a speeding dumper in Lahore’s Bahria Orchid, according to a First Information Report (FIR). According to details, the victims were travelling on a motorbike when a dumper-truck of Bahria Orchid

Govt delists PTV from privatisation plan

ISLAMABAD: The Cabinet Committee on State-Owned Enterprises (CCoSOEs) has delisted the Pakistan Television Corporation (PTVC) from the list of SOEs categorized for privatization. According to a statement issued by the finance ministry on Wednesday, the committee took the decision on