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Pakistan’s female weightlifters bags 4 gold medals in Oceania Pacific Championship

The powerlifters lifted aggregate weight of 280kg; 115kg during squat, 55kg during bench press, 110kg during deadlift A group of Pakistani female weightlifters Saniha Ghafoor and Twinkle Sohail have secured four gold medals in the Oceania-Pacific Powerlifting Championship 2017. Pakistani female powerlifter Saniha Ghafoor bagged gold medals in the 57-kilogramme category during the Championship Saturday morning. The competition called “Oceania ... Read More »

No one has lost more troops and lives to terrorism than Pakistanis: Pentagon

No one has lost more troops and lives to terrorism than Pakistanis: Pentagon

“They’ve lost thousands of troops, and they’ve lost thousands of innocents as well” Chief Spokesperson of Pentagon, US Department of Defense Dana W. White has yet again acknowledged Pakistan’s sacrifices against the ongoing war on terror in the region. Dana W. White said that no one has lost more troops and lives to terrorism than Pakistan, she said while briefing ... Read More »

Pakistan to send astronauts into space within 2 years

Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman addressed AirTech’17 Conference at Air University Pakistan’s Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman announced on Thursday that Pakistan will be able to send astronauts into space with the collaboration of China within two years. He made the announcement at Pakistan’s biggest technical and scientific Olympiad, Airtech’17, being held at Air University in Islamabad from 7th to ... Read More »

London Mayor Sadiq Khan reaches Pakistan on 3-day official visit

Sadiq khan in Pakistan

Sadiq Khan is the first London’s mayor to visit both India and Pakistan The London Mayor and Pakistani-origin-Britisher Sadiq Khan reached Pakistan on his goodwill visit to promote his ‘London is Open’ campaign. London’s Mayor Sadiq Khan came to Lahore through Pak-India Wagah Border where Mayor of Lahore Colonel (retd) Mubashir welcomed him. It’s the first visit by a British politician ... Read More »

How to avoid getting hacked at the ATM

Don’t become a victim of ATM skimming, here’s what you need to know Around 600 customers have lost at least Rs 10 million in Pakistan, becoming the victim of Automated Teller Machine (ATM) skimming fraud. The affected bank, Habib Bank Pvt Ltd, confirmed that skimming devices were installed on 10 ATMs in Islamabad and Karachi. Soon after, the bank block all ... Read More »

James Mattis arrives in Pakistan to hold meetings with civil, military leadership

James Mattis arrives in Pakistan to hold meetings with civil, military leadership

US defence secretary to discuss regional security, peace, bilateral issues and the Afghan conflict United States Secretary of Defence James Mattis arrived in Pakistan on Monday for a day-long visit. He was received by senior Pakistani officials and US Ambassador to Pakistan David Hale at Nur Khan Airbase, Chaklala. On Monday, James Mattis held a high-level meeting with Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, ... Read More »

Son of former PM Shaukat Aziz dies of cancer in London

Son of former PM Shaukat Aziz dies of cancer in London

Abid Aziz had been suffering from cancer for the past three years The only son of Pakistan’s former Prime Minister Shaukat Aziz, died of a protracted illness in London, he had remained under treatment at several hospitals in US, Germany and UK. Abid Shoukat Aziz, was only 43 and was suffering from cancer. He was under treatment at Royal Free ... Read More »

Pakistani team finally attend GES 2017 in India

Pakistani team finally attend GES 2017 in India

Pakistan team able to attend startup summit in India with US facilitation A group of six Pakistani entrepreneurs finally reached India to take part in the Global Entrepreneurship Summit-2017 in Hyderabad. The team has faced a tedious and aggressive visa process when some of the team members reached late to Indian Embassy to keep 30 days prior request. The issue raised ... Read More »

Nine killed as terrorists storm Peshawar’s Agriculture Training Institute

Nine killed as terrorists storm Peshawar's Agriculture Training Institute

At least nine students were killed and 37 people injured as four terrorists stormed the hostel of Peshawar’s Agriculture Training Institute At least nine people were killed as burqa-clad militants stormed into Peshawar’s Agricultural Training Institute early Friday morning. The attack took place on the Eid-e-Milad-un-Nabi holiday. Over 30 people, including a police sub-inspector, were injured in the attack. According to reports, police, army and rapid ... Read More »

PM Abbasi inaugurates first unit coal-fired Power Plant at Port Qasim

CPEC’s coal-fired power project has been jointly sponsored by Chinese and Qatari firms Pakistan’s Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has inaugurated first unit coal-fired Power Project of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) in Port Qasim. Qatari Prince Sheikh Jassim bin Hamad Al-Thani was also present during the inauguration ceremony, the coal-fired power plant has been jointly sponsored by Chinese and ... Read More »

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