Ehsanullah Ehsan confession statement
Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) has released a video confessional statement of former Tehreek-e-Taliban (TTP) and Jamaat-ul-Ahrar (JuA) spokesman...
Serena to be back on the court after baby
Superstar athlete Serena Williams late Tuesday promised she would be back on the court after becoming a mom, with...
Uber wants to launch ´flying cars´ by 2020
Uber said Tuesday it wants to launch a system of flying cars to move people around cities, with a...
Jackie Chan says foreign ‘pressure’ good for Chinese films
Action star Jackie Chan said opening up China’s heavily-restricted film market to more foreign works would put positive pressure on local filmmakers, as rumours swirl Beijing will expand its quota on imported movies. Since 2012, China has permitted 34 films to be imported from overseas each year, but the... Read more
Putin pardons woman jailed over ‘treasonous’ text message
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday issued a rare pardon to a woman sentenced to seven years in jail for treason over a text message about movements of military equipment. Shopkeeper Oxana Sevastidi, 46, was convicted in March 2016 over an SMS sent eight years earlier about a train... Read more
Kuwait lifts visa ban on Pakistan
Pakistanis can now apply for Kuwait’s visa as the country has decided to lift its visa ban on Pakistan after six years. The decision was made during the meeting between Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Kuwait Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al Sabah on Tuesday. The two countries also... Read more
IK terms IPL foreign players ‘phateechar’
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan termed IPL foreign players who played in the Pakistan Super League final on Sunday, were ‘phateechar’ and he never heard their names. PTI chief Imran Khan in a statement which went viral on social media, Khan said “I didn’t even know the names of the... Read more
Saudi Arabia denies police tortured two transgender Pakistanis to death
Saudi Arabia denied on Tuesday claims by Pakistani activists that two transgender women from Pakistan were beaten to death in police custody after being arrested in Saudi Arabia along with more than 30 other members of the community. Reports of the deaths had been carried in Pakistani media and... Read more
Malaysia says foiled attack on Arab royalty ahead of Saudi king’s visit
Malaysia on Tuesday said suspected militants from Yemen arrested late last month ahead of a visit by Saudi King Salman were planning an attack on “Arab royalties”. A senior police source said the four Yemenis belonged to a Houthi insurgency group that has been fighting Yemeni forces backed by... Read more