25 people killed in Malaysian school fire
Twenty-five people were killed when a fire tore through a religious school in the Malaysian capital Kuala Lumpur on...
Ronaldo fires holders Real to easy victory over APOEL
An imperious Cristiano Ronaldo struck twice on his first competitive start of the season as Real Madrid beat APOEL...
Mind over Matter: The Universal Key to Near Absolute Success
Whatever we try to do, each and every one of our aims as well as objectives, either long term...
Nasir Jamshed, bookie yousuf arrested in UK
Britain’s National Crime Agency has arrested Nasir Jamshed and Yousuf in connection with bribery offences as part of an ongoing investigation into international cricket match spot-fixing. The British agency said the men were arrested on Monday, but declined to name them. Sources in the Pakistan Cricket Board and the... Read more
Pakistan mourns as toll from Taliban attack in Lahore rises to 15
Pakistanis on Tuesday mourned the victims of a Taliban-claimed suicide bomb in Lahore, as the death toll rose to 15 and the city’s residents railed at the government for failing to protect them. The Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif declared a day of mourning after Monday’s blast on Lahore’s... Read more
Pakistanis on Tuesday mourned the victims of a Taliban-claimed suicide bomb in Lahore, as the death toll rose to 15 and the city’s residents railed at the government for failing to protect them. The Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif declared a day of mourning after Monday’s blast on Lahore’s... Read more
Top Trump aide Flynn resigns over Russia contacts
Donald Trump’s national security advisor Michael Flynn resigned amid controversy over his contacts with the Russian government Monday, a stunning first departure from the new president’s inner circle less than a month after his inauguration. The White House said Trump had accepted Flynn’s resignation amid allegations the retired three... Read more
Seven killed as coach-tanker collision on Karachi’s National Highway
At least seven people were killed and more than 20 were injured when a Thatta-bound bus rammed into an oil tanker at National Highway on Tuesday morning.  The bus was travelling to Thatta from Karachi when it crashed into an oncoming oil tanker at Sassui Toll Plaza. Rescue teams reached... Read more
Lady Gaga enjoys Billboard boost after headlining Super Bowl
Lady Gaga soared back up the weekly U.S. Billboard 200 album chart on Monday after a flawless performance at the Super Bowl halftime show gave her catalog of music a sales boost. Gaga’s “Joanne,” which was released in October, climbed more than 60 spots on the chart to No.... Read more
ECC approves issuance of sovereign guarante
Economic Coordination Committee has approved a proposal of Ministry of Water and Power for issuing Sovereign Guarantee in respect of syndicated term finance facility for the Power Sector. The approval was given at a meeting of the Committee chaired by Finance Minister Ishaq Dar in Islamabad. Earlier, Secretary Water... Read more
Dubai aims to launch this hover-taxi by July
Dubai has tested a Chinese prototype of a self-driving hover-taxi, its transport authority said on Monday, with the aim of introducing the aerial vehicle in the emirate by July. The test of the one-man electric vehicle comes as the city state in the United Arab Emirates seeks to ensure... Read more
Syrian government forces used chemical weapons in Aleppo
Syrian government forces used chemical weapons in opposition-controlled parts of Aleppo during battles to retake the city late last year, Human Rights Watch said in a report published on Monday. The findings add to mounting evidence of the use of banned chemical weapons in the six-year-old Syrian civil war... Read more
Pentagon strongly condemns North Korea missile test
The Pentagon on Monday strongly condemned North Korea’s latest missile test, adding that the United States’ commitment to protect the homeland and allies such as Japan and South Korea was “ironclad.” Pentagon spokesman Captain Jeff Davis told reporters that North Korea’s “unlawful weapons programs” were a clear and grave... Read more
Hitler lookalike arrested in Austria
Austrian police arrested an Adolf Hitler lookalike Monday after he was spotted wandering around the Nazi dictator´s hometown sporting his infamous moustache and side parting, a spokesman said. The 25-year-old Austrian national was detained in his flat in the quaint northern town of Braunau am Inn where the Fuehrer... Read more