Pope Francis takes a rickshaw ride in Bangladesh
Pope Francis at the Apostolic Nunciature enjoyed a rickshaw ride during a visit to St Mary´s Cathedral in Dhaka,...
Amazon brings Alexa from home to office in a new AI push
Amazon announced Thursday it is bringing its Alexa digital assistant to the workplace, expanding artificial intelligence (AI) efforts that...
Nine martyred, 30 injured in Peshawar attack
Eleven people were martyred and around 30 injured in a terrorists attack at the Directorate of Agriculture, Peshawar early...
PM calls for resolution of Jammu  and Kashmir conflict
Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz  Sharif Friday made an emphatic call for resolution of Jammu  and Kashmir conflict as imperative for peace, security and  economic uplift of South Asians, saying the region must proceed with more “dialogue and diplomacy” following missed opportunities including cancellation of last  month’s Pakistan-India talks. Prime... Read more
‘His Highness’ PM Nawaz Addresses the UN general assembly
Prime Minister, Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif  found himself graced with the monarchial title ‘His Highness’ on the list of panelists that were due to address the UN general assembly’s 69th session from September 24 to 30 in New York. The Pakistani prime minister was given this quantessentialy royal title... Read more
“We shall overcome…Marsu, Marsu Pakistan na desu” : Bilawal
Pakistan People’s Party’s Co-Chairman, Bilawal Bhutto Zardari visited SSP Farooq Awan at Agha Khan Hospital and University in Karachi. Two people were killed and seven others, including two women and two police personnel, were injured when a bomb targeting senior anti-terror police officer SSP Farooq Awan went off in... Read more
PCSIR lambast ECP

PCSIR lambast ECP

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Pakistan Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (PCSIR) has divulged very important irregularities in Election 2013. According to PCSIR, the major irregularities are as follows Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) officials were unaware of expiry limit of the magnetic ink. ECP staff was not given training to use this... Read more
Provocation along LoC will be made with befitting response: COAS
Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif visited Line of Control (LoC) near Jhelum today. According to Director General Inter-Services Public Relations (DG ISPR), Army Chief was briefed about the situation on LoC by local commanders.While addressing troops in  Jhelum, COAS appreciated morale and operational preparedness of troop... Read more
Eliminating  Unemployment is PPP’s first priority: Bilawal Bhutto
Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari said on Saturday vowed that eliminating unemployment is PPP’s top priority. Addressing the ceremony for regularisation of Lady Health Workers (LHW), Bilawal Bhutto said that Roti, Kapra aur Makaan is and will be PPP’s slogan. He also remarked that he has... Read more
40 rioters killed in China’s restive Xinjiang region
Forty “rioters” were killed in China’s far-western Xinjiang region following a series of explosions last Sunday, the worst incident of violence in months, the regional government has said after a four-day news blackout. Six civilians, two police officers and two auxiliary police were also killed in the attacks in... Read more
Pakistan successfully defends Asian games T 20 Woman’s title: Beat Bangladesh in rain hit final!
Pakistan, electing to bat after winning the toss, were restricted to 97-6 by a steady Bangladeshi bowling attack. . Skipper Sana Mir, Sadia Yousuf and Nida Dar claimed two wickets each. Bangladesh were not up to the task  for the revised Duckworth-Lewis target of 43 from seven overs following... Read more
The teaser trailer for upcoming Pakistani film 8969 is finally out Directed by Azeem Sajjad in collaboration with AJ Productions, the film stars Saba Qamar, Hussain Tiwana, Sadaf Hamid, Azeem Sajjad and Anam Malik among others. Sajjad has been in the industry for over two decades and has done... Read more
Thespianz Theater organises String puppet show at PACC
Thespianz Theater has been organising string puppet performances at different places in the country for the last three years. Their latest venture was presented at Pak-American Cultural Centre (PACC) Auditorium on September 20. The show was a vibrant, fascinating and informative demonstration of this ancient art. Thespianz Theater, under... Read more
Interior ministry claims KP govt. issued over 80,000 arms licenses that have nation wide validity
A senior official of the ministry of interior shocked many senators with the information that Khyber Pakhtunkhwa issued nearly 80,000 arms licenses having countrywide validity in the past one year. Additional Secretary Ministry of Interior Mukhtar Ali Khan told the Senate Standing Committee on Interior yesterday that the 18th... Read more
Now: Robot cheerleading squad

Now: Robot cheerleading squad

Tech September 26, 2014 0

A team of cheerleading robots made their dancing debut in Tokyo on Thursday as creator Murata Manufacturing demonstrated its cutting-edge sensor technology. With Japanese pop music playing in the background, 10 doll-like robot girls with illuminated pom-poms rolled out onto a stage to perform their choreographed routine. The cheerleaders... Read more
‘Water even older than the Sun’: New study
Over half of the water in our Solar System, found on Earth, and in various planets, their moons, comets and asteroids, existed from before our Sun was born 4.5 billion years ago, finds a new study published in the journal Science. This has implications for the search for extraterrestrial... Read more
Opposition KPK all-set for no-confidence motion against CM
Leader of the opposition parties in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) has finalised a strategy to table a no-confidence motion against Chief Minister Pervez Khattak. Speaking to media persons on Friday, Opposition leader KPK, Maulana Lutf-ur -Rehman alleged that provincial machinery was being used against the Federal Govt. He further added that... Read more