Iran’s Mahan Air to launch Tehran-Lahore flights from Dec 18
Iran’s Mahan Air has announced two weekly flights between Tehran and Lahore from December 18. According to Iranian state...
Modric latest La Liga player to be accused of tax fraud
Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric has been accused by Spanish prosecutors of tax fraud of up to 870,728 euros...
North Korea tests most advanced missile yet; US mainland in range
North Korea test fired its most advanced intercontinental ballistic yet on Wednesday, putting the US mainland within range and...
Everyone will be cheated on so says Camaron Diaz
The star said she believes “everyone will be cheated on” at some point in their lives.According to reports,The actress who has previously dated stars such as Justin Timberlake and Jared Leto  doesn’t think anybody can avoid complications in their romantic relationships, Discussing her new film The Other Woman, about... Read more
twin bombings in Iraq kill 7
Iraqi officials say a double bombing has killed seven people in Tikrit. Police officials say the attack took place on Saturday morning, when a roadside bomb exploded in a commercial street in the northern city of Tikrit.Minutes later, a car bomb struck policemen who had arrived to inspect the... Read more
Ancient Crusader castle sees war again
The walls and halls of the ancient Crac des Chevaliers Crusader fortress echoed yet again with battle cries as government forces locked horns with the rebels in Syria.  After several hours of fierce fighting, The Syrian Army ousted the rebels, killing at least 93 of them as they fled to neighboring Lebanon, an army commander told reporters on a government-led tour of the... Read more
Roger Ferrer, Djokovic and David Ferrer qualify for next round in Miami Masters
Roger Federer booked his place in the third round of the Miami Masters thanks to a  a 6-4 7-6(4) victory over Ivo Karlovic.. Two-time champion Federer was flying through his service games as Karlovic was unable to control the rallies, and while he was able to hold his serve to... Read more
Russian Troops in, Ukrainian troops out
As jubilant Russian troops poured into Crimea, groups of disconsolate Ukrainian soldiers trudged out leaving Crimea firmly in Russian hands.  Some troops do continue to hold out while most have sworn their allegiance to the new pro-Moscow government. Meanwhile most  Crimeans  were already clamoring for Russian passports. Read more
Coming soon- night vision equipped contact lenses
Contact lenses with night vision might be available soon o new developments by researchers in the US using graphene lenses to sense “the full infrared spectrum” plus visible and ultraviolet light. Zhaohui Zhong,assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering at the University of Michigan said that they can make... Read more
“The nose knows” suggest researchers
Research from the US indicates humans can detect many more odours than the figure of 10,000 that has long been estimated . The human nose can distinguish at least 1 trillion different odours, a resolution orders of magnitude beyond the previous estimate of just 10,000 scents or so think researchers... Read more
Netherlands breaks most sixes in an innings record  World T20, 2014
Netherlands has broken the most sixes record of world champion team Australia after hitting 19 sixes against Ireland in the last qualifying round match of World Twenty20 at Sylhet stadium in Bangladesh. Before this, Australia had made the 18 sixes record against England at Southampton in August 2013.Netherlands opener... Read more
MQM and PPP agree to share pie
After a  meeting held at Bilawal House, Karachi, the PPP has agreed to give 5  local government  ministries to the  MQM. The ‘ Muttahida’ ministers would take oath next week. The leaders of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) and Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) had some high level meetings in UAE and developed consensus... Read more
Pope tells mobsters “they will go to hell”
Pope Francis said that mobsters will go to hell if they don’t repent and renounce their “blood-stained money and blood-stained power”.Pope Francis delivered the the charged extempore pronouncement at a prayer vigil on Saturday for relatives of people killed by the mafia,  The names of 842 victims were read... Read more
Oscar Pistorius selling house where he killed Reeva Steenkamp, lawyer says
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa — Oscar Pistorius is selling the house where he killed Reeva Steenkamp to raise money for his legal bills, the athlete’s lawyer said Thursday.Pistorius has not returned to the upscale Pretoria villa since the day he shot his girlfriend in a bathroom over a year ago... Read more
20 year old girl’s nose chopped off for daring to refuse proposal
The Lahore High Court complaint cell took notice of a press report which said that influential landlords allegedly chopped off the nose of a labourer’s daughter. The cell has directed the Bahawalnagar district and sessions judge to submit a detailed report within a week. Reports said that Jamshed and Nadeem... Read more
Obama tries to pacify internet czars on surveillance
U.S. President Barack Obama met bosses from Facebook, Google and other Internet giants to discuss plans to overhaul U.S. spy agency surveillance practices which have infuriated the industry. Obama met leading industry  chiefs including Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt and Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, who said last week he... Read more
Israel raids West Bank-Kills four Palestinians
Israeli forces shot and killed four Palestinians on Saturday during a raid on a home in the occupied West Bank to capture a wanted Hamas militant, according to Israeli military sources.The raid was carried out to capture Hamza Abu Alhija 24 a suspected militant, who was killed in the... Read more