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...
11 injured as terrorists attack Peshawar Agriculture Training Institute
At least 11 people were injured in a militant attack at the student hostel of the Directorate of Agriculture,...
SC asks NAB to submit details of voluntary return of ill-gotten money
The Supreme Court on Wednesday directed the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) to submit the details of people who have voluntarily submitted ill-gotten money through plea bargain. A three-member bench of the apex court headed by Chief Justice Anwar Zaheer Jamali and comprising Justice Amir Hani Muslim and Justice Ijaz... Read more
Seven dead in road accident near Abbottabad
Seven people were killed and one injured after a passenger van fell into a ravine near Bhagnotar, Abbottabad. According to local sources, a passenger van enroute to Abbottabad from Namli Maira when the accident occurred. Rescue 1122 officials rescued the injured and the dead to Benazir Shaheed Hospital and Ayub Medical Complex.... Read more
SBP launches $500 million in Islamic bonds
State Bank Of Pakistan is set to launch $500 million in Islamic bonds to raise money for its foreign exchange reserves, a senior official said Wednesday. The government has started looking at key markets for the “Sukuk” bonds — a Sharia compliant instrument that offers profits instead of interest... Read more
PKI demands Punjab govt to release arrested farmers
Pakistan Kissan Ittehad (PKI) demanded Punjab government to release arrested formers. Police had detained hundreds of KPI farmers across the province of Punjab to staged a sit-in in front of the Punjab Assembly. Punjab’s farmers had announced a peaceful demonstration against anti-farmer policies of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) government in... Read more
IHC dismisses plea against Maulana Abdul Aziz
Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Wednesday dismissed a plea seeking registration of first information report (FIR) against Maulana Abdul Aziz and some females students of Jamia Hafsa. A single member bench of IHC comprising Justice Mohsan Hasan Kiani resumed hearing of the case regarding the objectionable statements about self... Read more
ATC issues Non-bailable warrant for Altaf Hussain, Farooq Sattar
An Anti-terrorism Court (ATC) has issued non-bailable warrants for arrest of Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) chief Farooq Sattar, MQM founder Altaf Hussain. The ATC while hearing the petition of attacks on media houses, violence and treason issued non-bailable warrants for MQM-P leader Qamar Mansoor and Shahid Pasha. It is pertinent to... Read more
Naval Chief for enhancing global efforts to confront maritime challenges
Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Muhammad Zakaullah, who is currently on an official visit to US, interacted with US authorities and underlined the need for enhancing global efforts to effectively confront the common challenges and threats within the maritime domain. The Naval Chief interacted with US Secretary of... Read more
Vaccarello goes hell for leather at Saint Laurent
Anthony Vaccarello made his name with unfeasibly small and sexy dresses, and in his hugely anticipated debut for Saint Laurent late Tuesday at Paris fashion week, the Belgian designer kept his nose clean and his skirts short. If the directors of the iconic French brand, whose profits had rocketed... Read more
MH17 downed by missile transported from Russia: inquiry
The missile which brought down Flight MH17 two years ago over eastern Ukraine was transported into the area from Russia, a Dutch-led investigation found Wednesday. “Based on the criminal investigation we have concluded that flight MH17 was downed by a BUK missile of the series 9M83, that came from... Read more
Rihanna’s stiletto sneaker hype leaves Paris in her wake
Before she even set foot on the Paris catwalk Wednesday singer Rihanna was making headlines with her second collection for Puma, sending supermodel Gigi Hadid off sprinting in a pair of stiletto sneakers. In pictures released on Instagram, Hadid was shown running and jumping in high-heeled trainers in a... Read more
PM’s lawyer challenges ECP jurisdiction in disqualification case
The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Wednesday hearing seeking the disqualification of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif over Panama Papers leaks has advised Nawaz Sharif to file his response by October 10, 2016. The  full bench  headed by Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) retired Justice Sardar Mohammad Raza Khan, took... Read more
Imad Wasim charges into top five ranking
Pakistan’s left-arm spinner Imad Wasim has vaulted to the top five of the ICC T20 Rankings for Bowlers after leading Pakistan’s clean sweep of the West Indies in the three-match T20 series in UAE. Imad, who with nine wickets was the leading wicket-taker in the series and player of... Read more
Indian Army confesses no infiltrators killed in encounter after Uri attack
 Indian authorities claims to capture 10 alleged infiltrators of Uri attack turned to a big lie as the news proved false as Indian army denied the report. “The army has denied killing 10 infiltrators along the LoC with Pakistan last week. The reported encounter was billed in media reports as... Read more
Clinton’s name misspelled on souvenir debate tickets
The first presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump may be one of the most hyped events in US politics, but the hosts managed overlook one small detail. The name of the Democratic nominee, the first woman in American history to win a major party nomination for president,... Read more