The Nation Monitoring

  • TLahore   -   Prime Minister Imran Khan has said he has received a message of greetings from his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi on Pakistan Day. In his tweet on Friday, PM Khan cited Modi as saying: “I extend my greetings & best wishes to the people of Pakistan on the ...

    Read More
  • TLahore - A day of mourning was observed on Monday to show solidarity with the victims of New Zealand mosque attacks and honour a man who died trying to stop the gunman. The national flag was flown at half mast as a sign of respect for the victims.  Nine Pakistanis were among 50 people killed ...

    Read More
  • TLAHORE - Punjab Information Minister Fayyazul Hassan Chohan on Wednesday criticised Opposition Leader in Punjab Assembly Hamza Shahbaz for, what he called, trying to flee abroad, Dunya News reported on its website. Talking to the media at Punjab Assembly, the minister said Hamza should come to the ...

    Read More
  • TSAGODHA-Eleven women residents of Sargodha on Friday filed a petition in the Lahore High Court (LHC) requesting that the results of July 25 general election in NA-89 and PP-74 constituencies should be declared null and void because female voters were allegedly barred from casting their vote. The ...

    Read More
  • TRussia failed on Tuesday in its bid to stall the global chemical warfare watchdog’s controversial new power to apportion blame for attacks like those in Syria. After a bitter war of words, states approved the 2019 budget for the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, which ...

    Read More
  • TSHEIKHUPURA-A woman allegedly gunned down her husband allegedly in reaction to being routinely abused by him, the police said on Tuesday. Police have taken the woman into custody who has 'confessed' to killing her husband, 70-year-old Asghar alias Kalu. A case has been registered. The deceased had ...

    Read More
  • TQuetta  - The Balochistan High Court (BHC) on Monday allowed Nawab Aali Bugti, a grandson of the late Nawab Akbar Khan Bugti, to contest the July 25 general elections. The returning officer (RO) in Dera Bugti had rejected Aali Bugti’s nomination papers for PB-10 Dera Bugti saying his ...

    Read More
  • TPeshawar - The Peshawar High Court’s Mingora bench has declared delimitation of all Swat constituencies null and void. The Express Tribune reported that the bench also directed the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) to review the demarcations within two days. Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl ...

    Read More
  • TLAHORE - US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson yesterday spoke with Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, India’s External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Afghan Foreign Minister Salahuddin Rabbani to discuss how they can help in shaping President Donald Trump’s new South Asia ...

    Read More
  • TLahore - Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa on Monday raised concerns over a blame game perpetrated by some quarters in Afghanistan and the US to undermine Pakistan's contributions to the war against terrorism. The concerns were shared in a meeting with the Commander, Resolute Support ...

    Read More
  • TBAHAWALPUR-Following the tragic demise of at least 152 people in a fire erupted in an oil tanker in Ahmadpur Sharqia, various political leaders expressed their condolences with the victims’ families on the social media.Pakistan Tehrik-e-Inaf (PTI) Chairman tweeted that it is “shocking ...

    Read More
  • TLahore - Unprovoked firing by Indian forces across the Line of Control (LoC) has taken 832 lives in Azad Jammu and Kashmir, the National Assembly’s Standing Committee on Kashmir Affairs learnt on Monday. The director general of the Disaster Management Authority (DMA) informed the committee ...

    Read More
  • TFinance Minister Ishaq Dar has said the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) acting governor probably wouldn’t be the permanent choice, as the country’s economy faces headwinds before elections next year, reported Bloomberg. The incumbent government will soon decide a new head of the SBP after ...

    Read More
  • TLahore - A leaked arsenal of hacking tools allegedly belonging to the National Security Agency (NSA) shows the US spy agency infiltrated the servers of a major Pakistani cellular service provider. According to Geo news channel, the data dump, publicly released by the ShadowBrokers hacking group ...

    Read More
  • TWashington DC-At the moment, this Massachusetts Avenue Heights listing is the sixth most expensive single-family home on the D.C. market. Soon, it will close as one of the priciest sales of 2017 so far, above Jackie Kennedy’s Georgetown home and Rex Tillerson’s Kalorama home. The ...

    Read More
  • TAl-Ahsa-Saudi doctors were shocked to discover a lightbulb inside a patient’s stomach during surgery. The bulb had been inside the man for 11 years, after he swallowed it as a child. A 21-year-old Asian man went to the emergency department at Prince Saud bin Jalawi Hospital in the eastern ...

    Read More
  • TONTARIO-The old myth of human thoughts resuming even after death may not just be a folk tale after all. A recent study by Canadian doctors from the University of Western Ontario have revealed that brain activity continues to be active for a few minutes after a person is declared clinically ...

    Read More
  • TToronto-Early dinosaurs stopped moving about on all fours and rose up on just their two hind legs, thanks to their large, muscular tails, a new study has found. Bipedalism, the ability to walk on two legs, in dinosaurs was inherited from ancient and much smaller proto-dinosaurs, researchers ...

    Read More
  • THaifa-Wireless patch that uses electrical stimulation to block pain signals to the brain may one day replace drugs for the treatment of migraine, a new study suggests. Researchers reveal how the new device - created by therapeutic electronic company Theranica - significantly reduced migraine pain ...

    Read More
  • TMULTAN: The police claimed to have recovered minor child and arrested three kidnappers here on Friday. Fahim,3, was kidnapped from outside his house in Mateela Town, Multan. On information, the police raided on a bus near Sadiqabad and rescued the child and arrested three kidnappers. The police ...

    Read More
  • TSingapore-Saudi Arabia’s King Salman Abdulaziz Al Saud kicks off his visit to Indonesia on Wednesday on the second leg of his month-long, six-nation tour in Asia. According to reports, around 1,500 people including 10 ministers and 25 princes and an estimated 100 security personnel are ...

    Read More
  • TLAHORE-Former Pakistan cricket captain Ramiz Raja is ready to show his skills in film industry and has started making a movie on cricket. In an interview with a news channel , Ramiz Raja further revealed that his movie will explore a very crucial topic and will focus on how terrorism is eliminated ...

    Read More
  • TLahore-After facing the wrath of hardliners and demands that her scenes should be cut from Shah Rukh Khan’s upcoming film Raees, Mahira Khan is back in limelight. The actress is in Dubai to promote the flick in which she plays the female lead. According reports the King Khan is also in Dubai ...

    Read More
  • TFAISALBAD-Four wedding guests died after consuming toxic liquor here in Samundri, reported a prvate TV channel on Monday.The channel reported that the tragic incident occurred during the wedding ceremony of a police official Muhammad Asif in a suburban village.Four guests Muhammad Zubair, Waseem, ...

    Read More
  • TLODHRAN- Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan yesterday demanded resignation from Federal Railways Minister Khawaja Saad Rafique for Lodhran train crash that claimed nine lives including six children.Talking to the media after offering condolence to the families of deceased children ...

    Read More
  • TGUJRANWALA-A patient died alleged due to the negligence of the staff of Civil Hospital Gujranwala, reported a private TV channel on Monday.According to the TV channel, 60-year-old Haji Mushaq was brought to the Civil Hospital where doctors suggested dialysis to him all of a sudden.However, staff of ...

    Read More
  • TLAHORE - The Senate on Monday passed a resolution seeking withdrawal of high denomination Rs5,000 currency notes from circulation in order to curb the flow of black money. Senator Usman Saif Ullah Khan of PML tabled the resolution that was endorsed by the majority of law makers in the Upper ...

    Read More
  • TLAHORE-It's time to announce the top videos and music videos from 2016 on youtube.com.pk according to time spent watching, sharing, commenting, liking and more by viewers based in Pakistan. The following videos represents the amazing variety of creativity shared on YouTube Pakistan every day since ...

    Read More
  • TCAPE TOWN- South Africans are abusing antibiotics by taking them too often or unnecessarily, according to a survey among almost 400 medical doctors and 160 pharmacists. Such misuse is leading to increasing resistance by bacteria to antibiotics, pushing up costs and effective treatment. The survey ...

    Read More
  • TBrussels-European privacy watchdogs have warned WhatsApp over sharing user information with parent company Facebook, and cautioned Yahoo over a 2014 data breach and scanning of customer emails for US intelligence purposes. The popular messaging service’s recent change in privacy policy to ...

    Read More