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...
Former Punjab governor visits Imran Khan
Former Punjab governor Chaudhary Muhammad Sarwar visited Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan on Sunday in Bani Gala, Islamabad. According to the local news channels, former Governor briefed Khan about the reasons for which he tendered resignation .  The PTI chairman appreciated Sarwar’s decision to quit governorship. The sources said PTI Secretary... Read more
Colombia’s FARC rebels invite Miss Universe to attend peace talk
Colombia’s Marxist FARC rebels have invited the newly-crowned Miss Universe Paulina Vega, a native of the country’s Caribbean coast, to attend their peace negotiations with the government, a bid to end 50 years of fighting. The 22-year-old Vega, a business student and model from the northern city of Barranquilla,... Read more
Chart-topping Aussies peaking at right time
Australia are peaking at the right time for a crack at their fifth World Cup triumph and will go into this month’s tournament at home on top of the rankings. Under the attacking coaching of Darren Lehmann, the Australians have registered some impressive results and have only lost one... Read more
WhatsApp Comes To The Desktop
WhatsApp, the popular mobile-messaging app has launched a new desktop version, available as a Google Chrome applet. WhatsApp users on Android, Windows Phone or Blackberry will be able to send and receive messages via their computers as well as their smartphones. For the iOS version of WhatsApp, user won’t... Read more
Misbah unsure reinstated Ajmal will make World Cup
Pakistan captain Misbah-ul Haq said Sunday he was unsure whether Saeed Ajmal would participate in the World Cup after the off-spinner’s bowling action was cleared. The 37-year-old had  originally withdrawn from the World Cup, which begins on Saturday, after he failed to correct his action in time for the... Read more
Unpredictable Pakistan haunted by injuries
If there is one team among the top eight at the World Cup which could either crash out embarrassingly in the first round or romp to the title, it’s Pakistan. The talented yet unpredictable side are haunted by injuries to their fast bowlers, the suspension of match-winning spinner Saeed... Read more
Two more ‘Lyari gangsters’ killed in police encounter
Karachi Police  killed Two Lyari gangsters in a encounter in Moach Goth area on Sunday. According to SSP, Fida Hussain, said that the suspects opened fire on a police party during a raid conducted on a tip off and in retaliatory firing  gangsters tried to escape, leaving both of them injured. Both... Read more
Altaf Hussain rejects JIT report into Baldia factory inferno
MQM Supremo rejected the Joint Investigation Team (JIT) report into Baldia factory arson. Addressing foundation-stone laying ceremony of Altaf Hussain University at Bagh-e-Mustafa Ground overnight, Altaf directed his party to sue the members of the JIT for implicating MQM. Altaf demanding death sentences for the perpetrators of the factory inferno... Read more
Injured Hafeez out and Nasir Jamshed joins Pakistan’s World Cup squad
Pakistan’s all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez is out of the World Cup 2015 squad due to injury. Doctors have advised Hafeez to rest for three week as he was suffering from a foot injury. The team management has apprised Chairman Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Shaharyar Khan about the injury of Hafeez. Nasir... Read more
MQM agrees to rejoin Sindh govt: Rehman Malik
Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Senator Rehman Malik on Saturday claimed that Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) has agreed in principle to join the Sindh government. Malik while talking to media said that PPP Co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari and MQM Chief Altaf Hussain have agreed that both the parties will be... Read more