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IS begins quitting last pocket of Syria’s capital

IS begins quitting last pocket of Syria’s capital

BEIRUT :Islamic State group fighters began evacuating their final stronghold in southern Damascus on Sunday, a monitor said, bringing Syria s government closer than ever to flushing out the last threat to the capital. Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has used a combination of military pressure and evacuation deals in recent months to recapture territory around the […]

Sindh Food Authority begins crackdown against substandard food in Karachi

Sindh Food Authority begins crackdown against substandard food in Karachi

KARACHI: The Sindh Food Authority, a year after the provincial assembly passed a law for provision of safe and hygienic food to the people, has finally become functional in Karachi. The Sindh Assembly, on March 8, 2017, had passed into law the Sindh Food Authority Act, 2017. Last month, the Sindh Food Authority was finally […]

Rawalpindi; Brighto Paints cool & cool National One Day Cup- Regions 2017-18 Round Three begins at Rawalpindi

Rawalpindi; Brighto Paints cool & cool National One Day Cup- Regions 2017-18 Round Three begins at Rawalpindi

By; Asghar Ali Mubarak; January, 29, 2018 Rawalpindi; Brighto Paints cool & cool National One Day Cup- Regions 2017-18 Round Three begins at Rawalpindi PINDI CRICKET STADIUM Fata Region 311-9 in 50 overs: (Khushdil Shah 93, 80 balls, 5xz4s, 6x6s, Sohail Akhtar 85, 55 balls, 7x4s, 6x6s, Fawad Khan 40, 42 balls, 5x4s, 2x6s, Muhammad Imran 4-38, […]

National Assembly Session begins with Acting Speaker Murtaza Javed in Chair which was adjourned till Thursday 10:30am

National Assembly Session begins with Acting Speaker Murtaza Javed in Chair which was adjourned till Thursday 10:30am

Asghar Ali Mubarak : January 17, 2018 Islamabad: National Assembly Session held with Acting Speaker Murtaza Javed in Chair. The Session of the National Assembly has been adjourned to meet again on Thursday, the 18th January, at 10:30 a.m.    

National Assembly Session held Acting Speaker Murtaza Javed Abbasi in Chair, which was adjourned till Tuesday 4:00pm

National Assembly Session held Acting Speaker Murtaza Javed Abbasi in Chair, which was adjourned till Tuesday 4:00pm

National Assembly Session begins with Acting Speaker Murtaza Javed Abbasi in Chair. Islamabad(News Desk) National Assembly Session begins with Acting Speaker Murtaza Javed Abbasi in Chair. Assembly members from different parties  participated in the session. The Session of the National Assembly has been adjourned to meet again on Tuesday, the 16th January 2018 at 4:00 p.m.   […]

China ban on ivory sales begins Sunday, aims to curb elephant poaching

China ban on ivory sales begins Sunday, aims to curb elephant poaching

  HONG KONG: A ban on ivory sales in China, the world’s largest importer and end user of elephant tusks, takes effect on Sunday with wildlife activists calling it a vital step to reducing the slaughter of the endangered animals. China has made a big push to eradicate ivory sales and demand has fallen since early 2014 because of […]

Devotees throng Qalandar’s shrine as 765th Urs begins

Devotees throng Qalandar’s shrine as 765th Urs begins

SEHWAN: While the 765th Urs of Hazrat Lal Shahbaz Qalandar got under way peacefully amid extraordinary security arrangements in the wake of a suicide bombing at the shrine some three months ago, nearly half a dozen people died in Sehwan on Monday when mercury soared to 47 degrees centigrade. Traditionally, the chief minister inaugurates the […]

Mela Chiraghan begins Traditional activities set devotees afire

Mela Chiraghan begins Traditional activities set devotees afire

Web Desk A malang (mendicant) blows a customised wind instrument, announcing the start of dhamal (devotional dance) on the first day of the urs of rebel Punjabi Sufi poet Madhu Laal Hussain. The event is popularly known as Mela Chiraghan (festival of lights). — White Star / Murtaza Ali LAHORE: The three-day Mela Chiraghan (festival […]

Asif Zardari begins career as political analyst on Bol News

Asif Zardari begins career as political analyst on Bol News

Asif Zardari begins career as political analyst on Bol News By News Desk Pakistan Khappay with President Asif Ali Zardari will be aired every Sunday on Bol News. YOUTUBE SCREENGRAB Former president and Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) co-chairperson Asif Ali Zardari has now launched a career as a political analyst on a weekly talk show […]

Miniature lab begins science experiments in outer space

Miniature lab begins science experiments in outer space

Miniature lab begins science experiments in outer space By Agency Israeli-Swiss company SpacePharma’s miniature laboratory is seen at their research and development site in Herzliya, Israel March 14, 2017. PHOTO: REUTERS HERZLIYA: Orbiting the earth at more than 500 kilometers, a tiny satellite with a laboratory shrunk to the size of a tissue box is helping […]