Toyota showcases humanoid robot that mirrors user
Japanese auto giant Toyota Wednesday showcased a humanoid robot that can mirror its user’s movements, a product it says...
NBC sacks newsman Matt Lauer over alleged sexual misconduct
NBC said Wednesday it has fired Matt Lauer, a well-known morning news anchor, for what it described as inappropriate...
North Korea fires ICBM, splashes in Sea of Japan: Pentagon
North Korea fired what the US Pentagon said appeared to be an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) that landed close...
WikiLeaks reveals how CIA hacks iPhones, MacBooks
The Central Intelligence Agency is able to permanently infect an Apple Mac computer so that even reinstalling the operating system will not erase the bug, according to documents published Thursday by WikiLeaks. In its second release allegedly from the CIA’s arsenal of hacking tools, WikiLeaks also said that it... Read more
Pakistan govt allows Raheel Sharif to lead Saudi military alliance
Pakistan government has finally given approval to ex-army chief Gen Raheel Sharif (retd) to lead Saudi military alliance to fight militancy. Defence Minister Khawaja Asif while talking in ‘Geo News’ program Jirga said that former army chief’s Saudi assignment to lead Islamic Military Alliance has been a matter of controversy... Read more
Russian troops killed in IS-claimed attack on Chechen base
Six Russian soldiers were killed in Chechnya Friday when gunmen tried to storm their base in an attack claimed by the Islamic State group. The base belongs to Russia’s National Guard, a branch established last year to defend borders and counter extremism. It is subordinate directly to President Vladimir Putin and... Read more
Pakistan to observe Earth Hour today
Pakistan joins the world community today in observing Earth Hour from 8.30pm to 9.30pm.         It is aimed at creating awareness for energy conservation, climate change and global warming. People around the world will demonstrate their concern about future of the planet by turning out their lights for one... Read more
MQM chief seeks intervention from Modi
Founder Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) once again seek intervention from Indian President and has termed ‘efforts and sacrifices of Muhajirs’ for the independence of Pakistan as a mistake. MQM Chief in a statemen on Pakistan Day, on March 23, exposes the anti-Pakistan designs of the MQM-Founder as he seeks help of India against... Read more
At least 50 killed by armed men in Central African Republic
At least 50 people have been killed and dozens more injured since Tuesday after armed men attacked three villages in the central Bambari region of the Central African Republic, local residents who fled their homes said. Prosper Tchoulekrayo, who escaped from Yasseneme village, said the attackers had “fired indiscriminately... Read more
Shahid Afridi quits Peshawar Zalmi
Former Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi has announced to quit Peshawar Zalmi, Pakistan Super League (PSL) franchise, as its president and a player. Boom Boom Afridi took the Twitter end his services for Peshawar Zalmi due to personal reasons. He said after winning the PSL 2017 trophy for Zalmi, he... Read more
Prince William’s son George to start school in September
Prince George, Britain’s third in line to the throne, is to start school in southwest London in September, Kensington Palace announced on Friday. Three-year-old George, the elder child of Prince William and his wife Kate, will attend the private Thomas’s Battersea school. The choice is a break from a... Read more
Khawaja Asif endorses PPP demand to public Abbottabad Commission report
Defence Minister Khawaja Asif has endorsed Pakistan Peoples Party’s demand to public Abbottabad Commission report. Defence Minister in ‘Geo News’ programme, ‘Jirga’, endorsed PPP demand to make Abbottabad Commission report public. “The report might hurt someone but despite this, it should be made public,” he asserted. Referring to leaked letter... Read more
PEMRA bans broadcast of “Zong 4G” new advertisement
Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) has banned Zong 4G’s new Tv commercial for broadcast or re-broadcast with immediate effect. PEMRA has banned the advertisement with immediate effect and advised Zong management to amend or edit the advertisement. PEMRA under the section 29 and 30 of Ordinance act 2002 may... Read more