China welcomes lifting of TikTok ban in Pakistan

Beijing: China has welcomed Pakistan’s decision to lift the ban on the Chinese video-sharing and lip-synching app TikTok and lauded the statement of Pakistan’s Security Advisor Moeed Yousaf regarding Xinjiang. Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Zhao Lijian during a regular press briefing said that the government always asked overseas Chinese enterprises toRead More →

11 among 15 died in stampede

Jalalabad: At least 15 people including 11 women died in a stampede among thousands of Afghans gathered outside Pakistan’s consulate in eastern Jalalabad city. Officials in the eastern city of Jalalabad said that a jostling broke out between people who were present outside Pakistan’s consulate to apply for visas. TwoRead More →

Pakistan lifts TikTok Ban

Islamabad: After the assurance regarding the removal of objectionable content from Chinese video-sharing and lip-syncing app TikTok’s management, Pakistan has reversed its decision of ban. The country’s telecommunication regulator Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) said in a statement that it was lifting the ban, announced 10 days ago, after the managementRead More →

Shoaib Malik, Sarfaraz Ahmed dropped out of Zimbabwe Series

Lahore: Pakistan cricket team head coach and chief selector Misbahul Haq on Monday said that all-rounder Shoaib Malik and former captain Sarfaraz Ahmed were not selected for the upcoming series with Zimbabwe. Haq, however, made it clear categorically saying that Malik and Ahmed’s careers had not ended by any meansRead More →

PM Khan hits back at Sharif for maligning military

Islamabad: A day after Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PMLN) Supreme leader Nawaz Sharif speech against the incumbent government and military command, Prime Minister Imran Khan Saturday lambasted the former premier over allegedly maligning the military’s top leadership and said that Sharif himself was launched into politics through the military establishment.Read More →

Sanjay Dutt confirms he has cancer

Mumbai: After weeks of speculations in Indian media, Bollywood star Sanjay Dutt took to social media and confirmed that he was diagnosed with cancer. In his Instagram video, the 61-year-old actor while confirming cancer expressed his determination of beating the disease soon. Dutt has been filmed in more than 150Read More →

AIC questions transparency in revising rules for social media

Islamabad: The Asia Internet Coalition (AIC) once again approached the Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan to express its concern over no consultation process with it and its input in revised rules for regulating social media. The AIC also questioned transparency in the consultation process for revising the rules andRead More →