Ehsanullah Ehsan confession statement
Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) has released a video confessional statement of former Tehreek-e-Taliban (TTP) and Jamaat-ul-Ahrar (JuA) spokesman...
Serena to be back on the court after baby
Superstar athlete Serena Williams late Tuesday promised she would be back on the court after becoming a mom, with...
Uber wants to launch ´flying cars´ by 2020
Uber said Tuesday it wants to launch a system of flying cars to move people around cities, with a...
BKU attack probe: Committee recommends removal of vice chancellor, security incharge
A fact-finding committee set up by Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government to conduct an inquiry into the Bacha Khan University (BKU) terror outrage has called for the summery removal of the the university’s vice chancellor as well as the security in charge. After finding the two responsible for “serious lapses in... Read more
Uzair Baloch: Rangers take custody for 90 days
An anti-terrorism court (ATC) earlier today handed over Lyari gang leader Uzair Baloch to the Sindh Rangers on a 90-day physical remand. A TV footage showed Uzair Baloch, clad in white shalwar kameez and with his face covered, being taken to the court by the Rangers personnel. The court... Read more
Apple keen to develop iPhone that charges wirelessly
Technology giant Apple Inc is trying to develop wireless charging technology that could be made available for iPhones as soon as next year. Apple aims to introduce technology that would allow its iPhone and iPad users to charge their devices further away than the charging mats used with current... Read more
Marshall Islands file lawsuit Pakistan, India and Britain over nuclear weapons
The teeny tiny Marshall Islands take on the bog boys and will seek in March to persuade the UN’s highest court to take up a lawsuit against India, Pakistan and Britain which they accuse of failing to halt the nuclear arms race. The International Court of Justice — founded... Read more
Karachi: OLX robbers gang smashed by FIA
A gang using the  hugely popular online classifieds company, OLX, to rob citizens was busted during a joint raid by the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) and the Citizens-Police Liaison Committee (CPLC) earlier yesterday. The five-member gang would upload bogus advertisements for selling cars on the OLX website, make contact... Read more
Nandipur power plant: NEPRA refuses to approve Rs23 billion higher cost
The government may find it very difficult now, to run the 425-megawatt Nandipur power plant as the National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) has turned down its request to approve an estimated increase of Rs23 billion in the cost of the project and to recover it from the end... Read more
Global petrol prices hit rock bottom but PM announces a mere Rs5 reduction
PM  Nawaz Sharif announced earlier today that petrol and diesel prices have been reduced by Rs5 per litre. Even though global prices are well below 30 dollars a barrel. Up from a high of well above 100 a few years back. Yet the govt has announced only a mere... Read more
Hunger being used as a weapon of war in Middle East
Millions of people across countries like Syria, Yemen and Iraq are slowly starving to death due to hunger, struggling to survive with little help from the outside world. Children suffer from severe malnutrition, their parents often having to beg or sell possessions to get basic commodities including water, medicine... Read more
Sheeba Ahmed: ATC grants bail to alleged facilitator in Safoora Goth massacre
An anti-terrorism court earlier yesterday granted bail to Sheeba Ahmed. He has been accused of facilitating a group of Islamic State-inspired militants involved in the Safoora Goth carnage. Judge Bashir Ahmed Khoso granted post-arrest bail setting the bond at Rs200,000. At least six gunmen had shot dead 45 members of... Read more
Mullah Abdul Aziz:  Yet another application filed against Lal Masjid Mullah
Yet another application against the notorious Mullah Abdul Aziz of lal Masjid was filed in Aabpara police station, seeking registration of a case after he circulated a message containing alleged sectarian hate on his official Facebook page. The application was filed by civil society activist and Karachi-based journalist Khurram... Read more
FC: 5 terrorists killed in Mastung shootout
 At least five terrorists were killed in exchange of fire with Frontier Corps (FC) in Mastung area of Baluchistan early morning today. According to FC sources, the action was launched on the information about presence of militants of banned outfit in Kali, the outskirts of Mastung. Exchange of fire... Read more
27 suspects apprehended in Kohat
Over 27 suspected persons including two Afghan refugees were apprehended during a massive search operation in different areas of Kohat. According to the security forces, the suspects were taken into custody during search operation in Jurma, Suwar, Gul and the areas adjacent to Kohat University. Arrested criminals were shifted... Read more
Jaws: Shark gobbles shark in Seoul aquarium
Visitors to a giant aquarium in Seoul yesterday saw the end result of a territorial dispute between two sharks, which left one dead inside the mouth and gullet of the other. Staff at the COEX aquarium said the fight between a 2.2 meter long sand tiger shark and a... Read more
Its Official: Rangers arrest Uzair Baloch in Karachi
Lyari,s most notorious  gang warlord  Uzair Jan Baloch has been arrested by Rangers in Karachi on Saturday. According to Rangers spokesman, Baloch was arrested on outskirts of Karachi while attempting to enter the city who is facing over 20 cases of murders, kidnappings, extortion and terrorism. Following the arrest police... Read more