Category: News

World Happiness Index, Pakistan, Pakistanis, UN report

‘Pakistanis now happier than last year’, says World Happiness Index report

Pakistan has seen its position improving at the World Happiness Index, as the Muslim country is among the top 20 gainers on the list, ranked at 67th place, a jump of...

KP Assembly, slogans, Aurat March, resolution

KP Assembly condemns ‘shameless’ slogans raised at Aurat March

The provincial assembly of Khyber Pakhtonkhwa on Wednesday (March 20) passed a resolution condemning rallies under the banner of Aurat March and called the slogans...

Ali Raza Abidi, murder, Karachi, MQM, police

Murderers were paid Rs 8 lacs to kill politician Ali Raza Abidi, police reveal

Police on Wednesday (March 20) presented a final challan in the anti-terrorism court in Ali Raza Abidi murder case which said the ‘killers’ were given Rs 800,000 for...

Czech model, Tereza Hluskova, Pakistan, jailed

Czech model, arrested in Pakistan, sent to jail for 8 years

A sessions’ court on Wednesday awarded punishment to Czech Republic national, and model, Tereza Hluskova, who was arrested in a bid to smuggle heroin from Lahore to...

Pakistan, super floods, climate change, pakistan floods

Pakistan could be hit by ‘super floods’ this year

In view of climate effects and fast-changing weather patterns, Pakistan could face a ‘major’ to ‘super flood’ during the monsoon season. Officials of the...

Pakistan, federal ministers, houses

Is govt going to sell properties of Pakistan’s federal ministers?

With an aim to generate revenue, the government has decided to sell off property and assets of different federal ministries and allied departments worth trillions of...

Careem, Uber, Islamabad Airport, vehicles, Civil Aviation Authority, CAA

Entry of Careem and Uber vehicles banned into Islamabad Airport

The Civil Aviation Authority has banned the entry of online taxi services – Uber and Careem – in the parking areas and pick up points inside the Islamabad...

Snow leopard, leopard, Galiyat, Abbottabad, Sufiyan, killed

Minor boy killed outside his home by leopard in Abbottabad

In a horrific incident, an eight-year-old boy, Sufiyan, was mauled to death by a snow leopard in Galiyat region of Abbottabad district, it emerged on Tuesday....

Kashmala Tariq, ombudsperson, harassment, women, good morning, messages

Sending ‘Good Morning’ SMS to women is also harassment, says Pakistani politician

Redefining the concept of ‘harassment’, the senior politician, Kashmala Tariq, who is also Federal Ombudsperson for ‘Protection Against Harassment’ at...

New Zealand, Prime Minister, Jacinda Ardern, Pakistan, Naeem Rashid

New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern wins many admirers in Pakistan

The Prime Minister of New Zealand, Jacinda Ardern, has become quite popular among Pakistanis, for her disinterested approach in acknowledging the Pakistani-origin man...