Junaid Jamshed among passengers on-board in ill-fated PIA plane

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ISLAMABAD: Among other 47 passengers, renowned religious scholar Junaid Jamshed along with his family was also on-board in the PIA ATR plane PK-661 that...

Kashmir Solidarity Day being observed in GB today

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GILGIT: Kashmir Solidarity Day is being observed in Gilgit-Baltistan as elsewhere in the country on Friday. People from all walks of life have finalized...

GB assembly condemns Modi’s remarks

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GILGIT: Through a  unanimously resolution the Gilgit-Baltistan legislative Assembly Friday  strongly condemned the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s remarks. The resolution termed Modi’s statements...
Raja Jalal Maqpoon sworn in as new GB governor

Raja Jalal Maqpoon sworn in as new GB governor

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GILGIT: Newly appointed governor of Gilgit Baltistan Raja Jalal Hussain Maqpoon took oath of his office in Gilgit on Sunday. Supreme Appellate Court Gilgit Baltistan...

Gilgit ATC sentences Altaf to 81 years in prison

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GILGIT:  An Anti-Terrorism Court in Gilgit today handed over 81 years in prison to Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain   ATC Judge...

Village under threat from glacier in Gilgit-Baltistan

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GILGIT: A huge glacier is reportedly gliding towards a village in Gilgit-Baltistan's Arando area while heavy snowfall has blocked all the roads to the...

Avalanche destroys house in Shigar area of Skardu

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SKARDU: At least 40 cattle were killed while a house completely destroyed in avalanche in Shigar area today (Wednesday). According to details, the intermittent snowfall...
Two more die as number of coronavirus cases surge to 776 in Pakistan

Two more die as number of coronavirus cases surge to 776...

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ISLAMABAD: Dr Usama Riaz, who played a vital role in screening suspected patients in the region, has passed away as the number of coronavirus...

Pakistan celebrates Eid-ul-Azha with religious zeal

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PAKISTAN: The nation celebrated Eid-ul-Azha on Tuesday with great religious fervour to commemorate the supreme sacrifice of Prophet Hazrat Ibrahim (AS). The day dawned with...
Government finalizes draft of new NAB amendment ordinance

NAB official’s house attacked in Gilgit-Baltistan

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GILGIT: Unknown assailants on Wednesday morning shot at a National Accountability Bureau (NAB) official's house in the Jodial area of Gilgit-Baltistan (GB), police sources...

Afghanistan

Eight dead, 31 injured as barrage of rocket fire hits Afghanistan capital Kabul

Eight dead, 31 injured as barrage of rocket fire hits Afghanistan capital Kabul

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At least eight people were killed and 31 wounded Saturday when a barrage of rockets struck densely populated parts of Kabul, officials said, marking...

Thousands of Afghan refugee families benefit from emergency cash assistance

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PESHAWAR: The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) has provided emergency cash assistance to over 50,000 vulnerable Afghan refugee families impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic in...

Terrorists storm Kabul University, Killing at Least 25

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At least 25 people were killed and 22 other wounded when gunmen stormed Kabul University in a 6-hours-long assault that witnessed students left in...

India using Afghan land to destabilize Pakistan: says PM Imran Khan

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India is using Afghanistan’s land to spread chaos in Pakistan, warned Prime Minister Imran Khan while addressing the Pak-Afghan Trade and Investment Forum on...