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Sick Kashmiris suffer immensely due to communication blackout imposed by India

SRINAGAR: India's communications lockdown on Kashmir has ensured a lack of information coming out of the valley, but the brunt of it is being borne by the doctors and patients as they struggle to get the necessary medical help. Sanaullah Dar was due to undergo surgery to remove a tumour in his bladder. Four months later, he was dead, with...

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Symbol of pride: Sixth martyrdom anniversary of Aitzaz Hassan observed today

Web Desk: The sixth martyrdom anniversary of Aitzaz Hassan was observed today, who was martyred while preventing a suicide bomber from entering his school in Hangu in 2014. Born in Hangu, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in 1998, Aitzaz not only saved hundreds of his school fellows, teachers and staff but also won the hearts of people across the country. Aitzaz Hassan was...

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Kashmiris Observe Right To Self Determination Day

MIRPUR: People of Jammu & Kashmir living at both sides of the line of control and rest of the world observed the right of self determination day on Sunday with renewal of the pledge to continue their ongoing indigenous struggle with full vigor for securing their legitimate right of self determination through implementation of the U.N resolutions. This year the...

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Retaliation, but no World War III following US killing of Iran general: experts

There will be serious retaliation, but the American killing of Tehran’s top general likely won’t lead to a third World War, according to experts on international relations. Carleton University professor of International Relations, Elliot Tepper, is surprised the US decided to open the new decade by killing Gen. Qassem Soleimani, the head of Iran’s elite Quds Force, because taking him out...

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Rouhani vows to avenge general’s killing with ‘free nations of region’

TEHRAN: Iran and the "free nations of the region" will take revenge on the United States for killing Revolutionary Guards commander Qasem Soleimani, President Hasan Rouhani said Friday. "There is no doubt that the great nation of Iran and the other free nations of the region will take revenge for this gruesome crime from criminal America," Rouhani said in a...

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2019: A year of high-profile arrests

2019 saw the arrests of various political leaders in multiple cases. Below are the major arrests of the year and their current status: Former president and PPP co-chairperson Asif Ali Zardari: arrested on June 10 in the fake bank accounts case (currently on bail on medical grounds) PPP leader Faryal Talpur: arrested on June 14 in the fake bank accounts case (currently on bail granted by Islamabad...

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Major newsmakers of 2019: Court cases, arrests, clashes, extensions, visits

2019 sure has been thrilling year for the local political scene. Here's the round up of the major newsmakers of the year: COAS Bajwa extension: The three-year term of Gen Bajwa, who is reaching the age of superannuation [60 years] next year, as Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) ended on November, 29th 2019 (today) as the previous summary of...

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What Pakistanis searched most on Google in 2019

Just like every year Google has released lists of most searches of the year 2019. Lets take a look at those search queries: Sports Pakistan v South Africa Pakistan v Australia Live Cricket Sony Liv PSL 4 schedule CWC Pakistan v New Zealand PTV Sports Pakistan v India Pakistan v Sri Lanka Most searched personalities Nimal Khavar (Actress, wife of...

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Famous Pakistani personalities that passed away in 2019

The year 2019 has come to an end with its roller coaster journey of emotions and now time has come to welcome the new year. Let’s take a look back at the famous Pakistani personalities which passed away in 2019: Shehnaz Begum: The melodious voice behind the national anthems, ‘Sohni Dharti Allah Rakhey’ and ‘Jeevay Jeevay Pakistan’, Shehnaz Begum passed...

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2019 Happenings occurrences: A year in news

From elections in the world’s biggest democracy to the impeachment of the United States president, the year 2019 has been a momentous one for the entire world. Protests engrossed cities across the globe at different times for various reasons; in India, citizens came out against the Hindu-nationalist government for passing a prejudiced bill; in Hong Kong, residents demanded democracy from...

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Former Premier Benazir Bhutto’s 12th death anniversary today

The 12th death anniversary of Pakistan’s iconic former prime minister Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto is being observed today. Benazir was born on 21st June 1953 in Karachi to Zulfikar Ali Bhutto and Nusrat Bhutto. She belonged to an influential political family which became a dynasty in Pakistan. She left for the esteemed Harvard University at the age of 16 to pursue...

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Merry Christmas: Christmas celebrations in Pakistan spreads love, prayer for peace

ISLAMABAD: Like other parts of the world, the Christian community living in Pakistan has been celebrating Christmas with zeal and fervour. In Pakistan, the Christian community celebrates its religious festival with traditional enthusiasm. Special services were helded in churches across the country on Wednesday and prayers were offered for peace, progress and prosperity of Pakistan. Residential colonies have been decorated...

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Nation observing Quaid-e-Azam’s 144th birth anniversary

KARACHI: Nation is celebrating the 144th birth anniversary of Father of the nation Quaid e Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah with full respect and dignity, NewsOne reported. Quaid e Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah was born on 25th December 1876 in Karachi. He laid down the foundation of Pakistan and was called Father of the Nation. In 1913, he joined All India...

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Jinnah, Trudeau, Vajpayee among famous leaders born on 25 Dec

December 25 holds a certain significance in the world of politics as many famous world leaders were born on this day including Muhammad Ali Jinnah, Nawaz Sharif, Justin Trudeau, Atal Bihari Vajpayee, Anwar Sadat, and Ahmed Ben Bella. Muhammad Ali Jinnah Father of the nation joined All India Muslim League which had been formed to stand up for the rights...

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Legendary actor Moin Akhtar remembered on his 69th birth anniversary

Today marks the 69th birth anniversary of the greatest legend of Pakistan industry Moin Akhtar who was a Pakistani television, movie and stage actor, humorist, comedian, impersonator, and a host. Along with this he was a writer, singer, film director and a producer. He was born in Karachi on December 24, 1950 and his mother tongue was Urdu but he...

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19th death anniversary of Noor Jehan today

LAHORE: The 19th death anniversary of legendary singer Malika-e-Tarannum Noor Jehan is being observed today (Monday). Noor Jehan was born on September 21, 1926 in Kasur. Her real name was Allah Wasai. Noor Jehan had started her musical career from Calcutta at the age of nine as a singer child star. She inherited music as she was born in a...

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Musharraf says he is ‘disappointed’ over death penalty verdict

Former president Pervez Musharraf on Tuesday expressed his disappointment over a special court’s decision to hand him the death sentence in a high treason case against him. Sources said the former military ruler, who is in Dubai and said to be in a critical condition, was "disappointed" with the special court’s decision. Local leaders of his political party, the All...

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