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Five militants killed, two soldiers martyred in Swabi operation

Five militants killed, two soldiers martyred in Swabi operation

ISLAMABAD:  Two Pakistan Army officials, including a captain, were martyred during an exchange of fire on Tuesday in the Malikabad area of Swabi. Security forces were conducting an intelligence-based operation (IBO) in the area when they came under attack, military’s media wing Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said in a statement. The deceased were identified as Captain […]

Swedish citizen jailed for Facebook call to fund Daesh

Swedish citizen jailed for Facebook call to fund Daesh

A Swedish citizen was sentenced to six months in jail Thursday for inciting people to finance Daesh through Facebook, a landmark case for the country. In a Facebook account linked to Ahmad Qadan, 34, a post written in Swedish and published on August 21, 2013 said: “Help us supply our brothers at the front with […]

PAKISTAN Veteran actor Farooq Zameer passes away

PAKISTAN Veteran actor Farooq Zameer passes away

LAHORE: Veteran TV actor Farooq Zameer passed away on Thursday after a protracted illness,  The famous TV actor had been suffering from illness for six months. His funeral prayer will be held in Lahore. Farooq Zameer has performed pivotal roles in scores of dramas including ‘Rani’, ’93 Shumali’ and ‘Gadarya’. He has also acted in a […]

Islamabad High Court bars Valentine’s Day celebration in public spaces

Islamabad High Court bars Valentine’s Day celebration in public spaces

The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Monday prohibited the celebration of Valentine’s Day in public spaces and government offices across the country ‘with immediate effect’. A day before Valentine’s Day, the Federal Ministry of Information, Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) and the Islamabad High Commission were told by Justice Shaukat Aziz, who was hearing […]

Bomb explodes on Lahore’s Mall Road during protest, At least 72 killed in suicide blast as terror revisits Lahore

Bomb explodes on Lahore’s Mall Road during protest, At least 72 killed in suicide blast as terror revisits Lahore

A bomb has exploded outside the Punjab Assembly in Lahore during a large protest in the area, News reported on Monday.The explosion took place on Mall Road, with reports of multiple injuries, added News agency. The large group of chemists and pharma manufacturers were protesting in front of the assembly when a nearby vehicle exploded.Rescue […]

Gatekeeper forced to teach at school in Hyderabad

Gatekeeper forced to teach at school in Hyderabad

HYDERABAD: The absence of teachers has pushed a school’s gatekeeper to the classroom in Gul Muhammad Thora village of Hyderabad. While talking to Geo News, the gatekeeper, Iftikhar Ali, said the local administration officials and residents of the area have threatened him of withholding his salary if he refuses to teach the students. The school has over […]

‘100 Years of Hollywood in 200Sec. Sand Art’ by Rahul Arya

‘100 Years of Hollywood in 200Sec. Sand Art’ by Rahul Arya

‘100 Years of Hollywood in 200Sec. Sand Art’ by Rahul Arya A small Sand Art Tribute to 100 years of Hollywood from an Indian fan. to see the video click: ‘100 Years of Hollywood in 200Sec. Sand Art’ by RahulArya to see the video click: ‘100 Years of Hollywood in 200Sec. Sand Art’ by RahulArya

50 Things You Must Do When Visiting London, London 2016 GoPro Travel video – Yordi

50 Things You Must Do When Visiting London, London 2016 GoPro Travel video – Yordi

 50 Things You Must Do When Visiting London London 2016 GoPro Travel video – Yordi One of the world’s most visited cities, London has something for everyone: from history and culture to fine food and good times. Click here to watch amazing vide: London 2016 GoPro Travel video – Yordi, 50 Things You Must Do When […]

Axact executive could face 20 years in US prison over fake degree scam

Axact executive could face 20 years in US prison over fake degree scam

Axact executive Umair Hamid, who was charged in a US federal court on Wednesday for his part in an alleged $140 million “fake diploma mill” scheme, could face up to 20 years in prison. In the latest in a global crackdown touched off by arrests in Pakistan last year, Hamid, 30, was arrested on Monday […]