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,...
Imran Khan calls countrywide protests after Islamabad arrests
Following the crackdown on Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) during the convention, PTI chief Imran Khan on has calls to stage countrywide protests. Police on Thursday arrested over 100 workers of the  Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) as they gathered in Sector E-11 area to attend a Youth Convention ahead of party’s planned “lockdown”... Read more
Twitter cuts 9 percent of workforce as revenue growth slows
Twitter Inc reported a sharp slowdown in quarterly revenue growth on Thursday and said it would cut 9 percent of its global workforce. The microblogging service said its user base ticked up 3 percent to 317 million average monthly active users in the third quarter from 313 million in... Read more
Journalist Cyril Almeida flies to US
Cyril Almeida has reportedly flew to the United States weeks after removal of his name from Exit Control List. According to local news channel ‘ARY News’ anchor Arshad Sharif, Cyril Almeida flew to the US to cover presidential elections for his newspaper despite being under investigation for his news report about... Read more
Islamabad police stomps on PTI workers
Islamabad police have arrested Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) worker while they were attending a youth convention at a private marquee in Islamabad on Thursday evening. PTI leader Asad Umar while talking to the media said, “State injustice cannot stop us from protesting and the government is afraid of PTI’s democratic protest”. Asad... Read more
More than 90 migrants believed missing after boat sinks off Libya
More than 90 migrants are believed missing after their boat sank off the coast of western Libya on Wednesday, a coastguard spokesman said. Ayoub Qassem said coastguards had rescued 29 migrants some 26 miles off the shore east of Tripoli, and that survivors said 126 people had been on... Read more
Drone strike targets senior Al-Qaeda leader Farouq al-Qahtani in Afghanistan
A US drone strike targeted a senior Al-Qaeda leader in northeastern Afghanistan and his deputy on Sunday, a US military official said. The strike in Kunar province targeted Farouq al-Qahtani, Al-Qaeda’s emir for northeastern Afghanistan, and his deputy Bilal al-Mutaybi, the senior US defense official said. The US military... Read more
SHC directs Police and Excise to seal all Liquor shops today
The Sindh High Court (SHC) has  issued orders to police and excise authorities to seal all liquor shops across the province with immediate effect. The high court was disposing off two legal petitions, seeking closure of illegal liquor shops in the province. SHC also ordered the authorities to issue fresh licenses after detailed... Read more
Pak Army kill five Indian soldiers at LoC
Pakistan Army killed at least five Indian soldiers along the Line of Control and the Working Boundary, According to Army officials told local newspaper ‘ The News”, “Pakistani forces gave befitting response to unprovoked Indian fire along the LoC. Five Indian soldiers are confirmed dead,” The sources said four Indian posts... Read more
IHC orders PTI not to lock down Islamabad, Summons IK on October 31
The Islamabad High Court (IHC) retrained Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf from shutting down the Capital and summoned Imran Khan on 31 October. Justice Shaukat Aziz Siddiqui  in an order, instructed the district administration from cordoning off roads using containers. There will be no rescheduling of exams and all schools should remain opened, the... Read more
New Delhi police arrest Pakistan HC staff for ‘espionage’
The New Delhi police has arrested a staff member of Pakistan High Commission for alleged espionage. According to reports, the official was on Pakistan envoy Abdul Basit’s staff and was in possession of highly classified army-related documents. The man held for espionage is one 35-year-old Mehmood Akhtar. Akhtar has been... Read more
Kashmiris observing Black Day today
Kashmiris living on both sides of Line of Control and the world over are observing Black Day today to condemn the illegal occupation of Jammu and Kashmir State by Indian forces.    It was on 27th October 1947 when Indian troops landed in Srinager in sheer violation of international... Read more
Balochistan government forms Committee to probe Quetta police training center carnage
The Balochistan government has formed a investigation committee to conduct probe into Police Training Center Quetta carnage which claimed over 61 lives of police cadets and personnel of other law enforcement agencies. A spokesman for Balochistan police said here Wednesday that the Home Department, Government of Balochistan had set up... Read more