‘Victory’ for US astronauts on critical spacewalk to replace power box
Two US astronauts successfully completed Tuesday what NASA described as a “critical” spacewalk to repair a failed piece of...
Ariana Grande returns to US following Manchester bombing: report
Ariana Grande returned to the United States on Tuesday, one day after a suicide bomber killed 22 people at...
Five fallen Pakistani personnel to get UN medals on Int’l Day of UN Peacekeepers
Five fallen Pakistani peacekeepers are among the over 100 who will be posthumously honoured at the annual observance of...
NUST students win int’l technology contest
NUST’s Team TAME has won the Stanford Longevity Design Challenge beating teams from the United States, Brazil, Canada and China. NUST Team TAME consist of Awais Shafique, Hooriya Anam and Muhammad Arsalan Javed have won the contest against teams from world renowned educational institutes such as Massachusetts Institute of Technology... Read more
Four missiles fired from Afghanistan into Kurram Agency
Four missiles were fired from Afghanistan into Kurram Agency on Sunday. Political administration has confirmed that one of the four missiles hit a shop in Shankak area of Kurram Agency whereas the second landed near a mosque. The shop was completely destroyed in the missile attack. The other two... Read more
Daesh second-in-command killed in airstrike, Iraqi intelligence says
Ayad al-Jumaili, believed to be a deputy of Islamic State – also known as Daesh – leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, was killed in an airstrike on Friday, an Iraqi intelligence spokesman said on Saturday. The U.S.-led anti-Islamic State coalition said it was unable at the moment to confirm the information... Read more
Three injured after clash at Chaman border
At least three people were injured on Saturday when protesters clashed with security at the Pak-Aghan border crossing in Chaman, Balochistan. The clash reportedly started after a delay in verification of documents by security officials. The situation escalated leading to clash between the travelers and the security forces. Security... Read more
IG Khowaja refuses to handover charge Abdul Majeed Dasti
Police Chief, A.D. Khowaja has refused to give charge to acting IG Sardar Abdul Majeed Dasti until he get the confirmation from the Establishment Division. The Sindh government on Saturday evening appointed Sardar Abdul Majeed Dasti as the acting police chief without waiting for the approval of A.D. Khowaja’s transfer from... Read more
Prized 1804 U.S. dollar sells for $3.3 million at auction
An 1804 U.S. silver dollar sold for $3.3 million in one of a series of auctions that brought in a record total of more than $100 million for a renowned private coin collection, organizers said on Saturday. The silver dollar, one of only eight of its kind, was snapped... Read more
Nobel saga all over now as Dylan finally gets prize
Bob Dylan got the Nobel Literature prize-giving he wished for on Saturday, a Swedish broadcaster reported, finally receiving his diploma and medal in a private ceremony in Stockholm a world away from the media storm the award has generated. The Swedish Academy that hands out the Nobels said on... Read more
Shrine Muhammad Ali Gujjar’s sorcerer murders 20 disciples in Sargodha
A Sorcerer killed his 20 disciples in Sargodha in the premises of Sufi shrine Muhammad Ali Gujjar on Saturday night. According to details, the incident took place in the premises of Sufi saint shrine of Muhammad Ali Gujjar, where a Sorcerer named Abdul Waheed drugged his 20 disciples and killed them... Read more
Lewis’s 91 inspired Windies crush Pakistan in 3rd T20
Evin Lewis’s 91 off 51 balls inspired the West Indies to beat Pakistan by seven wickets in the third T20 International at the Queen´s Park Oval in Trinidad on Saturday. Responding to the visitors´ total of 137 for eight, Lewis hoisted nine sixes and belted five fours in a... Read more
Shoaib’s autographed bat sells at auction for Rs. 2,25,000
An autographed bat of former Pakistani pacer Shoaib Akhtar bat has been bought at an auction for Rs 2,25,000. According to details, the bat was sold to raise funds for Mian Muhammad Baksh Trust working for education, health and social welfare. The bat was bought by a famous trader... Read more