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Qadri-govt accord ends protest in Islamabad

The government and Dr Tahir-ul-Qadri reached an agreement late Thursday that peacefully ended a four-day sit-in outside the parliament house in Islamabad. A 10-member government’s negotiation te

PML-N chief Nawaz Sharif rejects Tahirul Qadri’s demands

The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) has rejected demands put forth by Dr Tahirul Qadri, chief of Tehreek-e-Minhajul Quran (TMQ), terming them unconstitutional. A consultative meeting of the P

Opposition demands timetable for Pakistan polls

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan\'s political opposition Wednesday demanded an immediate timetable for polls, but dealt a blow to a massive anti-government protest by refusing to endorse their four-day demonstrati

7-point agenda: Imran Khan demands Zardari's resignation

LAHORE: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan demanded President Asif Ali Zardari’s immediate resignation while announcing his seven-point agenda to the media on Tuesday. “Free and f

Qadri welcomes SC decision, vows to continue sit-in till ouster of other corrupt elements

Head of Tehrik-e-Minhajul Quran Dr Tahir-ul-Qadri Tuesday welcoming the decision of Supreme Court to arrest Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf in Rental Power Case said he and his followers would conti

Karachi Stock Exchange crashes

The largest stock exchange of the country KSE crashed 570 points on Tuesday after the Supreme Court of Pakistan ordered to arrest Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf in the Rental Power corruption case.

Pakistan's supreme court orders arrest of Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf

Owing to the corruption cases charged on Pakistani PM Raja Pervaiz Ashraf, Pakistan Supreme Court has ordered to arrest him.TV stations have revealed, falling the country into fresh governmental uncer

Qazi Hussain Ahmad Laid to Rest in Native Village

Former Ameer of Jamaat-e-Islami, Qazi Hussain Ahmed has been buried for eternal rest in his native village Ziarat Kaka Saheb, Media reported on Sunday. Earlier today, the funeral prayer of veteran pol

Kate Winslet Marries for 3rd Time to Mr RocknRoll

Australian Scientists Discover Deep Sea Corals

Australian scientists mapping the Great Barrier Reef have discovered corals at depths never before thought possible, with a deep-sea robot finding specimens in waters nearly as dark as night. A

A 23 year old Dehli women Rape case

The 23-year-old had been raped in a moving bus by four Pepole for about 25 minutes on Sunday night, and doctors who attended on her said she seemed to have been beaten with a blunt object and sustained injuries to the stomach and intestine. The accused, identified as Ram Singh, 30, was driving the bus which he uses to ferry students of a prominent school in Pushp Vihar as well as Noida. Police also arrested Mukesh, who was an accomplice. “This is not only an animalistic act, but in th

Shahzeb Khan Case

Suspects involved in the killing of Shahzeb Khan broke through a police containment and escaped from Dadu, News reported on Saturday. On a tipoff on their whereabouts, a police team from Karachi raided a house in Dadu but the suspects managed to flee despite being surrounded. Police officials claimed that the suspects had been on alert after the media broke the news. DSP Aurangzeb Khan, the deceased’s father, alleged that influential people were asserting pressure for stopping their a

Dr Tahir-ul-Qadri Sets Jan 10 Deadline for Government to Change System

The Tehrik Minhaj-ul-Quran held their ‘save the state not politics rally’ at Minar-e-Pakistan on Sunday. The leader of the Tehrik Minhaj-ul-Quran, Tahir-ul-Qadri addressed the rally and condemned

Seven Labourers killed in Hangu Coal Mine Explosion

At least seven labourers were killed and 50 others injured in a coal mine explosion in Doli area of Lower Orakzai Agency in Hangu, News reported on Monday. News correspondent said that accumulation of gas in the coal mine caused a huge explosion, killing seven workers. Locals were busy in recovering the trapped bodies. Political authorities in the area confirmed the incident and said the laborers hailed from Shangla area of Swat.

21st December 2012, facts about the end of the world story

    Beyond 2012: Why the World Won't End Dec. 21, 2012, won't be the end of the world as we know, however, it will be another winter solstice. Contrary to some of the common beliefs out there, the claims behind the end of the world quickly unravel when pinned down to the 2012 timeline. Below, NASA Scientists answer questions on the following 2012 topics: Question (Q): Ar

GAZA/JERUSALEM: Israeli aircraft bombed Hamas government buildings in Gaza on Saturday, including the prime minister's office

GAZA/JERUSALEM: Israeli aircraft bombed Hamas government buildings in Gaza on Saturday, including the prime minister\'s office, after Israel\'s cabinet authorized the mobilization of up to 75,000 reservists, preparing for a possible ground invasion. Israeli planes shattered the office building of Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh - where he had met on Friday with the Egyptian prime minister - and struck the Interior Ministry. Loud explosions regularly rocked the densely populated Palestinian

Twitter unveils email sharing

SAN FRANCISCO - Twitter on Thursday introduced a new feature to the globally popular one-to-many text messaging service — the ability to email “Tweets” directly from the message stream. The new feature made its debut as the San Francisco-based firm rolled out improved applications for using the service on iPhones or smartphones powered by Google-backed Android software. “You can re-tweet any (Twitter messages) to your Twitter followers, but sometimes you want to share with another group

Obama the Dealmaker

During his first term, President Obama faced a wicked problem: How do you govern in a highly polarized, evenly divided country with House Republicans who seem unwilling to compromise? Obama never really solved that one, and he was forced to pass his agenda on partisan lines (during the first two years) or not pass it at all (the final two). Now re-elected with Republicans still in control of the House, Obama faces the problem again. You might say the success of his second term rests upon him so

World cannot afford second Fiscal Cliff after Europe’s failed attempt

The Taxpayer Protection Pledge signed before witnesses by 238 US congressmen does not leave much wiggle room as the fiscal cliff arrives.It is a solemn oath to the American people -- under pain of political perjury -- crafted by my old friend Grover Norquist to block retreat. Each member of the covenant vows to “oppose any and all efforts to increase the marginal income tax rate for individuals and business; and two, oppose any net reduction or elimination of deductions and credits, unless ma

Weekly Top Current Affairs

1. Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel won the Indian Grand Prix 2012 on 28 October 2012 at the Buddh International Circuit (BIC) for the second time in arow extending his Formula One championship lead.This is his fourth consecutive success in this year 2. A powerful 7.7-magnitude earthquake rattled the west coast of Canada, triggering tsunami warnings for Hawaii on 28th October 2012. 3. India`s Pankaj Advani won his seventh World billiards title when he outclassed defending champion Mike Russell
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