Babar, Rizwan set up many records in 2nd T20I against England

By Mushtaq A Subhani Skipper Babar Rizwan and wicketkeeper-batsman Mohammad Rizwan shared a record opening stand of an unbeaten 203 runs to enable Pakistan to crush England by 10 wickets…

Angelina Jolie arrives in  Pakistan, visits flood-hit areas of Sindh

Famous Hollywood actress and UN humanitarian Angelina Jolie arrived in Karachi on September 20 and visited the areas of interior Sindh, devastated by worst flooding in Pakistan’s recent history. Angelina,…

First female police officer from Balochistan appointed to head a Punjab district

The Punjab government has posted SP Shazia Sarwar as District Police Officer (DPO) of Layyah. She is the fifth policewoman to to serve as DPO in Punjab and the first…

Death toll from floods crosses 1,200 nationwide

Record monsoon rains and melting glaciers in northern mountains have triggered floods that have killed at least 1,208 people across the country, including 416 children, and injured 6,082, according to…

Google offers 15,000 scholarships annually to Pakistani youth

Google has offered to provide 15,000 scholarships annually to talented Pakistani youth, a senator said on August 29. Senator Dr Afnanullah Khan, a member of the Senate-s Standing Committee on…

Rains, floods inflict $10 billion losses: Miftah

The economic impact of torrential rains and subsequent floods has been estimated at $10 billion, which is roughly translated to three per cent of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of…

Jamil Ahmed appointed State Bank Governor

Jamil Ahmed has been appointed as the new governor of the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on August 19. He was previously the deputy governor of the SBP. Jamil Ahmed…

Pakistan Army chief gets UAE’s highest civil award

UAE President Mohammad bin Zayed bestowed his country’s highest civil award, “Order of Zayed”, on Pakistan Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa at a ceremony in Abu Dhabi.…

Civil awards announced for 253 citizens, foreign nationals on Independence Day

President Dr. Arif Alvi conferred the Pakistan civil awards on 253 citizens as well as foreign nationals on the Diamond Jubilee of the country for showing excellence and courage in…

Prototype of Pakistan’s first indigenous electric car unveiled

A prototype of Pakistan’s first indigenous electric car, Nur-E75, was unveiled in Karachi on August 14, the country’s 75th Independence Day. The Electric Vehicle (EV) is an offering from the…