Symbol of Love Taj Mahal under terror threat

Symbol of Love Taj Mahal under terror threat

(DNA) – Banned terror outfit, Islamic State of Iraq and Syria has posed a threat to 17th century monument of love, Taj Mahal. According to The New Indian Express, a website posted a picture of a terrorist at the Taj Mahal while apparently holding a weapon. Reportedly, combing operation was launched after the threat was published online and no suspect was caught. Personnel patrolled the area surrounding Yamuna River Bank as security was beefed up. However, according to the Indian news agency, Archeological Survey of India and law enforcers declared the security check…continue reading →
2 FC men martyred in an attack from Afghanistan

2 FC men martyred in an attack from Afghanistan

KHYBER AGENCY (ONLINE) – At least six terrorists were killed when they attacked a FC post in Khyber Agency. According to a statement issued by Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), terrorists from across the border attempted physical attack on Pakistan FC post in Khyber Agency. “Pakistani troops effectively responded and killed six terrorists”, ISPR added. In exchange of fire two FC soldiers embraced martyrdom. According to security officials, the Speena Sooka check post manned by FC personnel in Tor Mor, Lwee Shalman area of the tribal agency was attacked from the Afghan side. A…continue reading →
Three hardcore terrorists hanged: ISPR

Three hardcore terrorists hanged: ISPR

RAWALPINDI (DNA) – Today another 3 hardcore terrorists, who were involved in committing heinous offences relating to terrorism, including attacks on Armed Forces and Law Enforcement Agencies are executed at High Security Prison Sahiwal. These convicts were tried by military courts. Detail of each case is as following 1. Said Zaman Khan S/O Said Nawas Khan. The convict was an active member of Harkat ul Jehad-e-Islami. He was involved in attacking Armed Forces which resulted in death and injuries to soldiers as well as damage to government property. He admitted his offences before the…continue reading →
Commission to investigate Hussain Haqqani’s article

Commission to investigate Hussain Haqqani’s article

ISLAMABAD (APP) – National Assembly on Wednesday came out with a consensus notion to back the demand of Defence Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif for setting up a Parliamentary Commission to investigate an article of former ambassador to United States Hussain Haqqani published in United States media. “This article is directly related to our national security and top two office bearers of the government of that time and needs to be investigated by a Parliamentary Commission to unearth facts,” the minister had stated in National Assembly that was also endorsed by opposition parties in…continue reading →
Get ready for “Shutar Karrahi”, “Shutar Roast” as Ostrich meat available in Lahore

Get ready for “Shutar Karrahi”, “Shutar Roast” as Ostrich meat available in Lahore

LAHORE (WEB DESK) – People of Lahore are famous for their love for food. The Karrahi Gosht, Paaye and Nihari are the favorite foods of Lahoris. A new addition in the menu for Lahore as Ostrich meat will be available in Lahore for the first time, reported Lahore News. Punjab Secretary for Livestock and Dairy Development Naseem Sadiq inaugurated the meat shop in Township, Lahore. This shop deals in ostrich meat and it is the first time in Lahore that its meat is available in shops. People seemed happy over the availability of…continue reading →
China and Turkey to participate in Pakistan Day parade

China and Turkey to participate in Pakistan Day parade

ISLAMABAD – Turkey and China has announced that their army will participate in Pakistan Day Military Parade on 23rd March in Islamabad. This is the first time that any foreign military group is participating in Pakistan Day parade. DG ISPR Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor also confirmed that participation of Chinese and Turkish army in parade via a tweet on his official twitter account today on Monday. Pak Day Parade 23rd Mar 2017. Chinese Army Troops and Turkish Military Band will participate in the Parade. pic.twitter.com/BzwfPXcgK6 — Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor (@OfficialDGISPR) March 13,…continue reading →
Ulema must play role in promoting unity: PM Nawaz

Ulema must play role in promoting unity: PM Nawaz

LAHORE (APP) – Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif Saturday called upon Ulema to play their effective role in promoting unity among society, besides effectively dispelling the false propaganda against real teachings of Islam. He said the PML-N government and Ulema would collectively foil all attempts, aimed at creating fissures in the society and with their joint efforts, strengthen peace in the country. The Prime Minister was addressing a seminar, arranged at Dar-ul-Uloom Jamia Naeemia here. He regretted that throughout the world, the real teachings of Islam were distorted but the Ulema and religious leaders…continue reading →
Mahmoud Abbas to visit White House on Trump’s invitation

Mahmoud Abbas to visit White House on Trump’s invitation

RAMALLAH (Xinhua) – Palestinian president's spokesperson Nabil Abu Rudeineh announced Friday that President Mahmoud Abbas received a phone call by U.S. President Donald Trump who invited him officially to visit the White House soon. According to the official Palestinian News Agency WAFA, Abbas and Trump discussed the possibilities to resume the political process, stressing commitment to realize peace between Palestinians and Israelis by both sides. The agency reported that Abbas reiterated to Trump his commitment to peace as a strategic choice to establish the Palestinian state living side by side with the state of Israel.continue reading →
Veena and Asad separated

Veena and Asad separated

LAHORE (WEB DESK) – Famous actress Veena Malik and her husband Asad Khattak separated after almost three years of marriage. Veena had filed for Khula from Asad Khatak in January earlier this year. Court announced a verdict in favor of actress after Asad Khatam didn’t pursue the case and never appear infront of court. Actress Veena Malik and businessman Asad Khattak got married on December 25, 2013 in Dubai. They were blessed with a son and a daughter. The reasons of divorce are still unclosed. However Veena’s ex-husband Asad Khatak said on media…continue reading →
BMW keeps foot down for 2017 after record year

BMW keeps foot down for 2017 after record year

FRANKFURT AM MAIN (AFP) - German luxury carmaker BMW said Thursday it had boosted profits in 2016 on the back of record sales, offering an increased dividend and promising further growth this year. Net profit grew 8.0 percent over 2015's figure to reach 6.9 billion euros ($7.3 billion), the group said in a statement, as revenues grew a more modest 2.2. percent to reach 94.1 billion -- both new records for BMW. Operating, or underlying profit fell by 2.2 percent to 9.4 billion euros. Looking ahead to the current year, "we are again targeting a…continue reading →