Toyota showcases humanoid robot that mirrors user
Japanese auto giant Toyota Wednesday showcased a humanoid robot that can mirror its user’s movements, a product it says...
NBC sacks newsman Matt Lauer over alleged sexual misconduct
NBC said Wednesday it has fired Matt Lauer, a well-known morning news anchor, for what it described as inappropriate...
North Korea fires ICBM, splashes in Sea of Japan: Pentagon
North Korea fired what the US Pentagon said appeared to be an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) that landed close...
IK deeply hurt by Hashmi’s allegations
IK once again reiterated his last year’s claims that general elections were massively rigged. Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan once again demanded for the resignation of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to ensure a transparent judicial probe. He reiterated statement of Interior Minister Chaudhary Nisar that  “Around 60, 000... Read more
Not Parliament, nor Democracy is in danger: Sheikh Rasheed
Chief of Awami Muslim League (AML) Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed addressing a press conference on Tuesday claimed that, not parliament nor democracy but legacy of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is in danger. He alleged that “Javed Hashmi’s issue was created to divert the nation’s attention.” He criticised  and said “Judiciary... Read more
PTI MNAs to attend Joint Parliament’s session: Khan
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan advised PTI members national assembly to attend the joint session of Parliament tomorrow to respond to speeches made by government and opposition members. Imran Khan while addressing to PTI workers on Tuesday, said MNAs to attend tomorrow’s session for the last time and... Read more
Qadri’s rejects allegations of constitution’s violation
Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) Chief of  Dr. Tahir-ul Qadri demanded for the trial of for treason over suspension of constitutional clauses relating to basic human rights. Addressing from PTI’s chief Imran Khan’s container to the participants of Azadi and Inqalab march Dr. Qadri claimed that first 40 clauses of... Read more
Punjab police recommends fresh JIT for Model Town probe
Punjab police department has suggested to the provincial government to form a ‘new’ Joint Investigation Team (JIT) to probe Model Town incident. According to sources, police has formally requested the government to constitute a team in this regard. Police have already included sections of the anti-terrorism act in Model Town tragedy’s first information... Read more
Fazl demands that the govt. should clear Islamabad from protesters
Chief of Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam – Fazl (JUI-F) Maulana Fazl-ur-Rehman has demanded that the government should  clear Islamabad of the protesters marching on the capital. Maulana Fazl-ur-Rehman, addressing the joint session of the Parliament in Islamabad on Tuesday, said that the session is called in view of the current political situation in the country. He said... Read more
Six dead, 14 injured as buildings collapsed in Hyderabad
At least six people were killed and fourteen others injured when a two buildings were collapsed here on Tuesday. According to rescue sources, the buildings, situated near Memon Hospital, were suddenly collapsed in which several people were trapped. Rescue workers rushed towards the scene and shifted the dead bodies... Read more
FO refutes reports about closure of embassies in Islamabad
Referring to the news in sections of the media regarding closure of Embassies in Islamabad, the Foreign Office Spokesperson clarified that the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has neither received nor issued any such advice. “Keeping with our responsibility to protect all diplomatic missions and personnel, the Government has directed... Read more
Bomb Blast in Sinai Peninsula  kills 11 Egyptian policemen
Eleven Egyptian policemen were killed when a roadside bomb blast struck their armoured vehicle in the restive Sinai Peninsula earlier today,  security officials said. Militants have claimed a string of attacks that have killed scores of policemen and soldiers, mostly in north Sinai, since the army overthrew president Mohamed... Read more
Swiss authorities complete tax-dodge payments to Britain, Austria
Switzerland said Monday that it had completed a programme to pay Britain and Austria hundreds of millions of euros in settlements for past tax-dodging by their citizens. In a statement, the Swiss tax administration said that London had received a total of 469.5 million pounds (593 million euros, $779... Read more
PTI challenges party workers detention in LHC
Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) has filed a petition today, in Lahore High Court against detention of its 68 workers in Sialkot. A petition filed by the party pleaded to the court that the party workers are being victimized on political grounds. The petitioner said that 68 workers of the party, who had... Read more
‘Extreme force’ justified against IS(IL) terrorists: Australian PM
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott  said today that “extreme force” was justified in battling “Islamic State” militants, as UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon called the extremists’ reign of terror “totally unacceptable”. Australia will “in coming days” join ally the United States in an international effort to transport weapons to... Read more
Hashmi announces resignation in NA
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf President Javed Hashmi Tuesday announced his resignation as member of the National Assembly while addressing a joint session of the parliament. “I announce my resignation….I’m going back to the people of Pakistan,” he said while concluding his address. Criticising the government for mishandling the issues, Hashmi said... Read more
Japanese researchers claim they have developed a 30-minute Ebola test
Japanese researchers said earlier today that they have developed a new method to detect the presence of the Ebola virus in 30 minutes, with cutting edge technology that could allow doctors to quickly diagnose infection. Professor Jiro Yasuda and his team at Nagasaki University say their process is also... Read more