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...
Germany urges calm in ‘Nazi’ row with Turkey
Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday called for calm in an escalating row with Turkey, a day after President Recep Tayyip Erdogan labelled a German ban on rallies by his ministers “Nazi practices”. While firmly rejecting Erdogan’s claims as “absurd and out of place,” Merkel’s office sought to draw a... Read more
Trump signs new travel ban targeting six Muslim nations
US President Donald Trump signed a revised ban on travelers from some Muslim-majority nations Monday — one with a reduced scope so Iraqis and permanent US residents are exempt. The White House said Trump signed the order — which freezes new visas for Syrians, Iranians, Libyans, Somalis, Yemenis and... Read more
World XI to tour Pakistan: report
The International Cricket Council is planning to send a World XI to Pakistan in late September for a four-match Twenty20 series in Lahore that will look to build on the successful staging of the Pakistan Super League final in the city on Sunday, a British daily said. According to... Read more
Alphabet lawsuit against Uber cements end of uneasy marriage
When Uber was raising venture capital in 2013, it was one of the hottest deals around – and no one was more eager to write a check than Bill Maris and David Krane of Google’s venture capital arm. Not everyone at Google Ventures, since renamed GV, agreed. The firm... Read more
Five Pak Army soldiers martyred, 15 terrorists killed in Mohmand Agency attack
Pakistan Army soldiers martyred in across the border  attack on three border security posts located in Mohmand Agency. According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), terrorists from across the border attempted physical attack on three Pakistan Border Posts in Mohmand Agency last night. Effective presence, vigilance and response repulsed terrorists attempt,... Read more
Pakistan to open Torkham, Chamam border crossings: FO
Pakistan has decided to open the border crossings at Torkham and Chaman on Tuesday and Wednesday in order to provide an opportunity to those nationals of Afghanistan who had come to Pakistan on valid visas, and wish to return to their country. According to foreign Office announcement, the crossing... Read more
Peshawar Zalmi win PSL 2017
Peshawar Zalmi win the second edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL). Peshawar Zalmi thrashed Quetta Gladiators by 58 runs in the Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2017 final on Sunday at Lahore’s Gaddafi Stadium. Quetta Gladiators had a terrible start, chasing 149-run target against Peshawar Zalmi. They were all... Read more