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...
Air Chief visits operational base during Exercise High Mark
Chief of the Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman, Sunday visited an operational base during the Exercise High Mark. He was given a comprehensive briefing on the first stage of High Mark at this occasion, a spokesperson of Pakistan Air Force said. The visit was undertaken to assess... Read more
Pakistani doctors successfully perform endovascular stent graft implantation
Pakistani doctors have successfully performed first implantation of the endovascular stent graft for deadly anatomical time bomb called abdominal aortic aneurysm. The procedure, a first of its kind in the country was conducted by a team of Pakistani doctors led by Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon, Dr Syed Naseem Haider... Read more
Former TTP spokesman Azam Khan Tariq killed in Afghanistan
Afghan security forces have killed one of the top commanders of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Taliban (TTP) along with at least 10 other militants in a border area operation, sources said Sunday. Raees Khan, also known as Azam Khan Tariq, had a Rs. 20 million bounty on his head and was... Read more
SBP orders freezing 2021 banks accounts of terror financing
The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has directed all banks to freeze 2,021 accounts linked to individuals listed on the Fourth Schedule of the Anti-Terrorism Act (ATA) 1997, in a major move to clamp down on terrorism financing. According to SBP sources, a list of 2,021 individuals of sectarian... Read more
Firefighting: Samsung recall threatens reputation
Exploding batteries and an embarrassing recall of a flagship gadget during a controversial, closely-watched leadership transition — it’s been a bad year for Samsung, and analysts warn the trouble isn’t over yet. With ever-fiercer competition in the saturated smartphone market, South Korea’s biggest firm is desperate to avoid a... Read more
SSGC gas employee killed in gas pipeline explosion
An employee of Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC) was killed in a gas pipeline explosion at Shahdadpur-Hala Road on Sunday morning. According to details, the explosion took place due to which SSGC man identified as Zahid Khaskheli was killed and two other workers were wounded in the incident. The... Read more
Pakistan demands international probe into Uri Attack
Pakistan has offered an all out cooperation for an international and impartial probe into the Uri attack. Advisor to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz while talking to BBC Urdu said it has become India’s habit to blame Pakistan after every attack without even initiating an inquiry... Read more
Police capture gunman in Washington mall shooting that killed 5
Authorities on Saturday arrested a Turkish-born man suspected of shooting five people dead, including a teenaged cancer survivor, at a shopping mall in the US state of Washington. State Patrol spokesman Sergeant Mark Francis named the suspect as Arcan Cetin, a 20-year-old resident of the nearby town of Oak... Read more
Pakistan beat West Indies for T20 series win
Pakistan outclassed world champions the West Indies by 16 runs in the second Twenty20 match in Dubai on Saturday to take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-game series. Pakistan scored 160-4 in their 20 overs after they were sent in to bat with skipper Sarfraz Ahmed (46 not... Read more