20 people martyred in an explosion at Hazar Ganji, Quetta

Twenty people were killed and forty-eight others injured in an explosion in Hazar Gangi area of Quetta this morning. President Dr. Arif Alvi condemning the Quetta bomb blast in the strongest words expressed sorrow over the loss of precious lives in the incident. In a statement in Islamabad today, he said such acts of terror […]

Omar al-Bashir

Sudan: Omar al-Bashir reportedly driven from power after 3 decades

In Sudan, there are reports that President Omar al-Bashir has been forced to step down by the military, after three decades of autocratic rule. Minister of production and economic resources Darfur, Adel Mahjoub Hussein, told a news channel that President Bashir has stepped down and moves are underway to form a transitional council to run […]

ICC World Cup 2019

ICC World Cup 2019 trophy reaches Pakistan

ISLAMABADD – International Cricket Council World Cup 2019 trophy has reached Pakistan on the international leg of the Trophy Tour. The trophy lifted by Captain Sarfraz Ahmed received in Islamabad this morning which will also be displayed in Lahore and Karachi.  World Cup Trophy will be open for public viewing at the Centaurus Mall till […]

Imran Khan

Govt accords top priority to CPEC: Prime Minister

ISLAMABAD – Prime Minister Imran Khan says government accords top priority to the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor Project to help translate all weather Pak-China relations into mutually beneficial economic equation and open new vistas of opportunities for the entire region. He was speaking at a meeting held in Islamabad today [Thursday] with representatives of 15 leading […]

Money Express to be launched in Pakistan

MoneyExpress to be launched in Pakistan through agreement between Bank Alfalah and UnionPay International

KARACHI – UnionPay International (UPI) and Bank Alfalah have signed an agreement to launch MoneyExpress in Pakistan. MoneyExpress, powered by UnionPay, is an easy way to send money electronically to anyone in Pakistan with a UnionPay card. MoneyExpress eliminates the hindrance of wire transfers and cash, so that sending money is simple, secure and fast. […]

Black Hole

Scientists achieved the first photo of black hole

By Shahmeer Afzal As an astrophysicist, this is a thrilling day for me,” said National Science Foundation Director France A. Cordova. The photo of the black hole at the centre of Messier 87, or M87, a massive galaxy in the relatively nearby Virgo galaxy cluster, shows a glowing ring of red, yellow and white surrounding […]

Jubilee Life Insurance

Jubilee Life Insurance awarded with top honor in Financial Sector category at MAP 34th Corporate Excellence Awards

KARACHI – Jubilee Life Insurance awarded with the top honor in the Financial Sector category at the Management Association of Pakistan’s (MAP) 34th Corporate Excellence Awards ceremony. Ms. Lilly R. Dossabhoy, CFO & Group Head – Finance & Accounts, Jubilee Life Insurance Company Limited receiving the top Award in Financial Category by Chief Guest Dr. […]


Adil Rashid Appointed CEO of Wateen Telecom

KARACHI – Wateen Telecom Board of Directors announced today that Mr. Adil Rashid has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer of the company effective April 22nd and replaces Mr. Rizwan Tiwana, who has resigned for personal reasons. Mr. Adil Rashid brings over two decades of experience in driving sales, business development, strategy and market performance […]