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Shehbaz Sharif’s remand extended by 14 days in Ashiana scam case

Shehbaz Sharif’s remand extended by 14 days in Ashiana scam case

An accountability court on Tuesday extended the remand of PML-N president Shehbaz Sharif by 14 days in the Ashiana Houseing Scheme scam case.In a dramatic turn of events, the leader of the opposition in the National Assembly was arrested by NAB over his alleged involvement in a multi-billion rupee housing scam, the Ashiana-e-Iqbal Housing Project.He was arrested […]

ECP to decide fate of votes cast by overseas Pakistanis

ECP to decide fate of votes cast by overseas Pakistanis

ISLAMABAD: The final call on whether to include votes cast by overseas Pakistanis in the October 14 by-elections shall be made by the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP).The chief election commissioner on Monday is scheduled to brief the National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) officials on the matter. In the meeting, authorities are expected to debated upon the inclusion of […]

Nandipur petition dismissed by SC

Nandipur petition dismissed by SC

ISLAMABAD: A three-member bench of the Supreme Court, headed by Chief Justice Saqib Nisar, dismissed a petition pertaining to the delay in construction of Nandipur power project on Wednesday.The case was dismissed after the apex court was informed that the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) had filed a reference in the case.The chief justice said that as the […]

CNG prices set to rise by up to Rs22.33 per kg

CNG prices set to rise by up to Rs22.33 per kg

KARACHI: Compressed natural gas (CNG) dealers announced on Friday that they would increase the fuel price by up to Rs22.33 per kilogramme with effect from Saturday following government’s decision on increasing the natural gas price.“Dealers have decided to pass on the impact of gas price hike to end-consumers instead of going for a shutter-down strike,” CNG Station […]

Bollywood stars back actress who claims she was sexually harassed by veteran actor

Bollywood stars back actress who claims she was sexually harassed by veteran actor

MUMBAI (Reuters) – Bollywood stars are speaking up against sexual harassment after allegations against a veteran actor surfaced this week, with several calling for action against perpetrators in an industry that is notorious for its exploitation of women.Tanushree Dutta, a Bollywood actress and former Miss India, said in press interviews this week that Nana Patekar, […]

Six Palestinians, including two boys, killed by Israeli troops in Gaza protest

Six Palestinians, including two boys, killed by Israeli troops in Gaza protest

GAZA: Israeli soldiers shot dead six Palestinians, including two boys, who were among thousands of people who thronged to the fortified Gaza Strip border on Friday as part of weekly protests launched half a year ago, Gaza health officials said.Israel’s military said its troops resorted to live fire, and an air strike, after explosive devices and rocks […]

FBR likely to miss three-month target by Rs30b

FBR likely to miss three-month target by Rs30b

ISLAMABAD: The government’s tax revenues and the number of income tax return filers have plunged in first quarter of the current fiscal year amid a delay in enforcement of new tax measures and finalisation of a fresh action plan to deal with tax evaders and plug loopholes.Provisional revenue collection figures suggested that the Federal Board of […]

Lose 5 times more weight by training your mind

Lose 5 times more weight by training your mind

Islamabad, September 27, (online): Losing weight requires making diet and lifestyle adjustments, but once we’ve done that, can we do anything to maximize the good results? A new study shows that applying a simple mind imagery technique could boost weight loss significantly.Recently, Dr. Linda Solbrig and colleagues, from the University of Plymouth in the United […]

PCB rejects baseless allegations by Steve Rixon

PCB rejects baseless allegations by Steve Rixon

LAHORE (APP) – The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is disappointed by the baseless allegations made by Former Fielding Coach Steve Rixon in a recent interview.The PCB spokesman here on Thursday night clarified that the Board has enjoyed cordial relations with all current and former foreign staff attached with national teams.“Steve Rixon was a good coach […]

Special Interview given to the”YES URDU”by Young Female Social Worker Fehmida Mangan

Special Interview given to the”YES URDU”by Young Female Social Worker Fehmida Mangan

  (Europe International Media) Europe(Interview By Chief Ikram uddin)She was born in 1994 to an honest ASI in Sindh.She did her Matric from Govt High School Hyderabad.She did her inter from Noor Shah College and afterwards did her BSc from sindh agriculture Tandoadam with good Marks.Afterwards she did MSC from the same University.alonside her education […]

Singer Shamoon Ismail reportedly threatened by media company

Singer Shamoon Ismail reportedly threatened by media company

KARACHI:Singer Shamoon Ismail became popular with his signature Punjabi blues music after churning out tracks such as Tuntuna and Jutt Blues several years ago. On September 24, the independent artist tweeted he is being threatened to sell rights to Jutt Blues by a Karachi-based company Media Concepts.“A company from Karachi called Media Concepts has been asking for exclusive rights (ownership) of […]

Next James Bond film to be directed by Cary Joji Fukunaga

Next James Bond film to be directed by Cary Joji Fukunaga

LONDON (Reuters) – The next James Bond film will be directed by American Cary Joji Fukunaga, the man behind the first season of U.S. drama “True Detective” and the Netflix comedy “Maniac,” the 007 producers said on Thursday.Fukunaga, 41, replaces British director Danny Boyle, who pulled out of the as yet untitled film last month […]

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