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Pakistani woman sentenced to life for family poisonings. A Pakistani court has found a woman and her friend guilty of poisoning to death 17 family members and sentenced them each to multiple life sentences in prison.

Massive Cyber attack on bannks in Pakistan  A total of 19,864 cards were compromised from 22 Pakistani banks, it said.

Pakistan security officials killed in Balouchistan. Ethnic Baloch separatists have killed at least two Pakistani paramilitary soldiers in a coordinated attack on a senior officer's convoy in the southwestern province of Balochistan.

PTI deletes tweet calling Nawaz Sharif 'beggar' over IMF bailout The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf's (PTI) Lahore unit recently deleted a tweet from October 2015, wherein they termed then-Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif a beggar over borrowing funds from the International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Imran taps overseas housing expertise Prime Minister Imran Khan’s friend, British Pakistani businessman Aneel Musarrat, has revealed that the premier will announce the 5mn houses project.

Saudi Arabia to Invest in Pakistan Saudi Arabia will invest in a new oil refinery in Pakistan's growing deep sea port of Gwadar,

Why Gen Bajwa is in China. Dawood, in an interview with the Financial Times, also suggested the CPEC contracts had been unfairly negotiated by the previous government and were too favorable to the Chinese. Later he said the comments were taken out of context, but did not dispute their veracity.


Pakistan to become 5th largest nuclear weapons state by 2025. US' assessment of Pakistan's nuclear weapons security has changed over the last decade from confidence to concern after the introduction of tactical nuclear weapons.

Two Sentenced to death in Karachi. Ruling came five years after gunmen killed 60-year-old Zahra Shahid, who was a provincial vice president of Khan's party at the time.

PPP, PML-N likely to field joint presidential candidate. The two main opposition parties in Pakistan, the Pakistan People's Party (PPP) and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), have, reportedly, reached an understanding to field a joint candidate for the upcoming presidential election in the country next month.

Saudi Arabia may be Imran Khan's first official visit When Donald Trump took oath of his office, Saudi Arabia was the first travel destination, Pakistan's PM in waiting may be following in Trump's foot step.

Good News for CSS A single bench of IHC comprising Justice Shaukat Aziz Siddiqui conducted hearing of the petition and issued notices to the Secretaries Ministry of Defense, Establishment Division and Federal Public Service Commission (FPC).

Rawalpindi Load Shedding increases significantly Many parts of Rawalpindi including Kalyal and Adyala Road are without electricity for the last one day.

Our Drying Water Reservoirs Expressing concerns over using up water reserves in Pakistan, environmental experts and researchers say megacities like Lahore lack safe drinking water.

Water Crisis in Pakistan Of all the problems Pakistan face today, none is more threatening than the schemes of Hindu India to block the water of Pakistan's Rivers.

Sharif says Pakistan isolated because of Mumbai For the first time, Pakistan’s ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif has publicly acknowledged that militant organisations are active in the country and questioned the policy to allow the “non-state actors” to cross the border and “kill” people in Mumbai.


PIA asks passengers to report five hours before flight from new Islamabad airport The national carrier stated that  their topmost priority was their customers’ convenience.

Demand of US Dollar increases in Pakistan Government has allowed the export of surplus sugar. Sugar mafia had created an artificial shortage in August earlier this year. 

Qauid e Azam University Claims "We are Open". Police in Islamabad arrested some 70 students in a massive crack down to control Baloch Students,

Afghanistan to Suspend Trade with Pakistan Kabul has unilaterally put off a meeting with Pakistan.

Nawaz Sharif improved Pakistan's Economy: Imran Khan rhetoric leading to poverty in Pakistan - the Economist Report. Khan is a hothead who will further inflame Pakistan’s already atrocious relations with India, Afghanistan and America.

Polio cases in Balochistan reported. Fourth polio cases in 18 month has been reported in Chaman district. Who will take stack of Chaman District in Balochistan?

The Contractor and the shadowy deal.  Raymond Davis - United States citizen and ex-Central Intelligence Agency employee who sparked a diplomatic storm in Pakistan in 2011 after shooting dead two young men in Lahore — has written a book apparently to justify crimes committed during his stay in Pakistan.

US declares Syed Salahuddin a ' Global Terrorist' The US Department of State on Monday declared Syed Salahuddin, the supreme commander of Hizbul Mujahideen (HuM), a “Specially Designated Global Terrorist”, hours before Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s meeting with President Trump.

Why Imran Khan Failed in KPK  Of the 45 senior consultants at the hospital, many pop in for no more than an hour a day if at all. Then they leave for their private clinics, taking with them those patients who can afford to pay. Patients without money can die before they see a specialist at the 1,750-bed facility.

Pakistan's internet celebrity stir waves. Qandeel Baloch strangled to death by her brother is still in the hearts of many. The young rebel had created awareness in the society for freedom of speech amongst women.

A train of modernity over-runs Lahore's soul Lahoris agree that the new line, a first for Pakistan, would transform their city. But they are bitterly divided about whether that would mean its salvation or the ruin of its considerable charm.

On Observing Flag Rules Can the national flag be hoisted at night? "No", says a retired senior bureaucrat.

Musharraf claims Army still behind him. "Dictators set the country right, whereas civilian governments brought it to ruins,"

Made in Pakistan. A country as conservative as Pakistan exports anal beads, gimp masks and padlockable penis cages, among other kinky wares, would shock locals, Pakistan's secret industry is booming.

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