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January 16, 2019 12:00 AM Eight, including bride-to-be, killed in house fire

RAWALPINDI: Eight people, including five young women and a bride-to-be, were killed when a fire broke out in a house at around 12.30pm where mehndi celebrations were on. The deceased also included three children who were asphyxiated by smoke on the first floor. The unfortunate incident occurred in a Satellite Town house on the Sixth Road. As per reports 16

January 15, 2019 12:00 AM TPL Properties, Equitativa sign MoU

KARACHI: TPL Properties has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Equitativa, the largest Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) manager in the GCC and manager of Emirates REIT, to form a REIT Management Company (RMC) in Pakistan, a statement said on Monday. Together, Equitativa and TPL Properties will launch real estate investment trusts for the first 17

January 13, 2019 12:00 AM ‘A Dance of the Souls’ launched

KARACHI: The launch of A Dance of the Souls, written by Faiza Taqi Hassan, was held here. This is her first published book and is a soul searching journey of her personal life which once delved deep into, mixes in with the readers’ perception of finding yourself and searching for the higher power, says a press release. The launch was held at The Indus 18

January 13, 2019 12:00 AM Obama protege Julian Castro set to join 2020 race

SAN ANTONIO: Former mayor of San Antonio, Texas and Obama-era cabinet member Julian Castro is expected Saturday to launch his bid to become the nation’s first Hispanic president, scheduling his announcement in a border state central to America’s immigration debate. Castro would become the most high-profile Democrat to date to officially enter the 2020 race, which 15

January 11, 2019 12:00 AM HEC advises universities to abide by guidelines

Islamabad: The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has advised the universities to ensure adherence to its guidelines for the launch of Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) degree programme. In a letter addressed to vice chancellors and rectors of all public and private sector universities on Thursday, HEC has reiterated that National Curriculum Review Committee 9

January 11, 2019 12:00 AM Turkey vows to launch Syria offensive

ISTANBUL: Turkey will launch an offensive against Syrian Kurdish forces if the United States delays the withdrawal of its troops from the war-torn country, the foreign minister said on Thursday. "If the (pullout) is put off with ridiculous excuses like Turks are massacring Kurds, which do not reflect the reality, we will implement this decision," Mevlut 11

January 6, 2019 12:00 AM Iran to deploy warships to Atlantic

TEHRAN: Iran is to deploy its newest warship to the Atlantic Ocean on a five-month mission — the navy’s longest in a decade, the conservative Fars news agency reported on Saturday. “The navy has had a plan to deploy a flotilla to the Atlantic Ocean for a few years and now everything seems prepared to launch the mission,” said Fars, which is considered 9

January 6, 2019 12:00 AM WI women cricketers to tour Pakistan

LAHORE: The West Indies women cricket team will tour Pakistan later this month to play a T20 and ODI matches at Karachi and in UAE. The West Indies women’s team will play three T20 matches in Karachi from against Pakistan. The team will reach Pakistan on January 30 and play at the Southend Club, from January 31 to February 3. The national training camp will launch 13

January 5, 2019 3:08 PM Indian leaders’ provocative remarks under political compulsions threat to regional peace: Qureshi

Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Saturday criticised the Indian leadership and warned that their “provocative and negative statements, given under domestic political compulsions, can jeopardise regional peace”, Radio Pakistan reported. Talking to media in Islamabad, Qureshi said Pakistan is a peace-loving country having no aggressive designs 10

December 30, 2018 2:18 PM Bilawal responds to PM Imran Khan’s remarks about ‘cries coming from Sindh’

Karachi: Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has responded to Prime Minister Imran Khan’s remarks ‘shrieks arising from Sindh’. Bilawal took to Twitter saying, “Yes cries has started coming from Sindh. Shrieks are arising as being the top gas producer, Sindh is not receiving gas; because the province is not receiving its water 10