Samsung investigating Galaxy S8 ‘iris hack’
Samsung Electronics is investigating claims by a German hacking group that it fooled the iris recognition system of the...
India remember our response for generations, PAF chief warns India
Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman has vowed that Pakistan Airforce well prepared to give befitting response...
PAF on high alert following Indian air chief writes letter to each IAF officer
All forward operating bases of the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) on high alert in response to Indian ‘threats’. PAF jet...
580,000-year old adult human tooth excavated from France
TOULOUSE, France – A group of archeologists have found an adult human tooth dating back around 560,000 years in southwestern France, in what researchers hailed as a major discovery on Tuesday. “A large adult tooth – we can’t say if it was from a male or female – was... Read more
Libyan court gives death sentence to Gaddafi’s son
Cairo :A Libyan court passed a death sentence in absentia on Saif al-Islam– the most prominent son of former Libyan ruler Muammar Gaddafi– on Tuesday for suppressing ‘peaceful’ protests during the country’s 2011 ‘revolution’ that ended his father’s rule. The court also handed down in a televised session a... Read more
Cellular companies ready to provide data to police
Karachi: Inspector General of Sindh Police Ghulam Haider Jamali presided over a high-level meeting here at the Central Police Office (CPO) on Tuesday. The meeting was attended by Pakistan Telecom Authority (PTA) director and representatives of all cellular companies, senior police officers from the Police Department and the Special... Read more
FIA unveils fake job scam in Karachi
Karachi: The Federal Investigation Agency has arrested an alleged member of a group involved in minting money through employing fraudulent tactics. Addressing a press conference, FIA officials told media that the group tricked people by offering jobs in different government organizations that include Water Board, Education Department, Excise Department... Read more
I’m playing my dream role in ‘Jaanisaar’: Imran Abbas
Mumbai: Pakistani actor Imran Abbas, who is gearing up for the release of his second Bollywood film ‘Jaanisaar’, says it is his dream role, Zee News reports. ‘Jaanisaar’ is a period drama based on the love story of a prince and dancer, played by Abbas and debutante Pernia Qureshi... Read more
Vishal Bhardwaj and Gulzar praise Wrong No
The team of Wrong No must be on cloud nine as popular Bollywood filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj and legendary lyricist and film director Gulzar have made videos congratulating producers Nida Yasir, Yasir Nawaz and Hasan Zia on the success of  their film. In a special video message, Vishal highlighted that... Read more
Solar lamps help turn women into green energy entrepreneurs in Bahawalpur
Bahawalpur: As the sun sets and darkness falls over a village outside Bahawalpur, Shama Bibi switches on her solar lantern and starts sewing clothes for an upcoming family wedding. Not long ago, nightfall would have forced her to stop working. But now with access to solar-powered lamps, Bibi can sew... Read more
Apple ‘fake factory’ raided in China
Beijing: Police in Beijing have busted a factory that produced more than 41,000 fake iPhones worth as much as 120 million yuan ($19 million), including some that reached the United States, and have arrested nine suspects in the counterfeiting operation. Apple is one of the most popular brands in China,... Read more
NA defers motions to de-seat PTI lawmakers
Islamabad: National Assembly Speaker Ayaz Sadiq on Monday deferred until next week progress on motions seeking to de-seat lawmakers of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI). The motions had been brought by legislators of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) and the Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F). Leader of the Opposition in the National... Read more
India to release more water in Sutlej in next 48 hours
Kasur : Water level in River Sutlej is continuously rising and Indian authorities have notified Pakistan that they will release more water in the river in next 48 hours. Earlier – Indian authorities opened three floodgates towards Pakistan near Ferozpur Headworks – due to which water level in River... Read more
More than 500 families stranded in Skardu flood
The district government has closed Gilgit main road due to landsliding whereas the breakage of two bridges in Rando has caused as many as 500 families stranded. As per details – glaciers melting has also worsened the flood – creating fear among the locals. The ongoing inundation has completely... Read more
Indian CM calls off meeting with Basit
Meeting was scheduled in wake of Gurdaspur attack Chandigarh : India’s Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Tuesday called off a meeting with Pakistan’s High Commissioner Abdul Basit – scheduled for July 29 here in the wake of Gurdaspur gun battle. Harcharan Bains – Indian adviser to chief... Read more
Lyari gangster responsible for 34 murders, arrested
Karachi: A man wanted for targeted-killings in Karachi was apprehended on Tuesday from Karachi’s Jinnah International Airport. The operation to apprehend the man wanted for killing 34 people was conducted after intelligence agencies were tipped off about his whereabouts. The man identified as Hanif, is a member of the... Read more
Monsoon season ends for Karachi
The meteorological office announced that the monsoons are no longer heading to Karachi. “There is no heavy rain in Karachi this week,” confirmed Pakistan Meteorological Department’s focal person Abdul Rasheed. There is no rain in the Kirther Range in the coming days, he added. Rasheed explained that the system,... Read more