Twitter Threatened With Shutdown in Pakistan: Report

Micro-blogging platform Twitter has been asked by the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) to comply with its requests to block objectionable content or face a shutdown in the country, the media reported on Thursday. According to a report in Dawn, Twitter is in danger of being banned in Pakistan because of the government’s inability to force the tech giant […]

Twitter Threatened With Shutdown in Pakistan: Report

Micro-blogging platform Twitter has been asked by the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) to comply with its requests to block objectionable content or face a shutdown in the country, the media reported on Thursday. According to a report in Dawn, Twitter is in danger of being banned in Pakistan because of the government’s inability to force the tech giant […]

Pakistan Cricket Board Keeps All Options Open, From Boycotting India to Demanding Compensation

Pakistan Cricket Board chief Shahryar Khan is in India to attend a condolence meeting for the late Jagmohan Dalmiya. © PTI Kolkata: Pakistan Cricket Board chief Shahryar Khan on Thursday said they are open to ‘options’ ranging from boycotting ties with India to demanding compensation if the BCCI fails to honour the MOU, signed between […]

Pakistan Cricket Board Urges Misbah-ul-Haq to Delay His Retirement Plans

Misbah-ul-Haq in recent media interactions indicated that he will take a decision on his retirement after the Test series with England in the UAE. © AFP Karachi: Test captain Misbah-ul-Haq has been asked by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to continue in his role for next year’s tour to England and put off any retirement […]

Pakistan Cricket Board unhappy Over Mohammad Amir appearing in tv show

Mohammad Amir has been warned of ‘awful conditions‘ for the duration of Pakistan’s excursion of britain. © AFP HIGHLIGHTS 1 PCB miffed with Amir after he regarded in a television show in advance of england excursion 2 He become earlier advised to restrict his media appearances 3 He turned into banned for five years for […]

View from Pakistan: The 1971 struggle crime trials in Bangladesh make a mockery of justice

The atrocities perpetrated by way of all the aspects in East Pakistan in 1971 have been reprehensible. For its excesses, Pakistan expressed regret to the human beings of Bangladesh in 2002, with a preference to bury the ghosts of the beyond and forge strong ties for the future. but, given that assuming strength in Bangladesh […]

Pakistan, Indonesia Lead in Malware attacks: Microsoft

Pakistan, Indonesia, the Palestinian territories, Bangladesh, and Nepal entice the best prices of attemptedmalware attacks, in line with Microsoft Corp. nations that attracted the fewest include Japan, Finland, Norway and Sweden, Microsoft said in a brand new examine, based on sensors in structures jogging Microsoft anti-malware software. “We take a look at north of 10 […]

In photos: 71 dead in Pakistan and hundreds of homes washed away after flash floods

Image credit: Fayaz Aziz/Reuters Torrential rains in northern Pakistan since Saturday night have triggered floods, landslides and mudslides, killing at least 70 people apart from washing away villages and homes. According to official figures released by country’s National Disaster Management Authority, the pre-monsoon downpour between Saturday and Tuesday has left 71 dead, 53 injured and 370 […]

View from Dawn: India sees Pakistan as a roadblock in its path to Great Power status

Image credit: PIB/AFP PHOTO India’s ambitions of achieving Great Power status cannot be fully realised unless Pakistan is strategically neutralised. A conventional military defeat of Pakistan has been a costly and unlikely option ever since the latter acquired a credible nuclear deterrence capability. Pakistan has also built a strategic relationship with China which provides it with […]