North Korea tests most advanced missile yet; US mainland in range
North Korea test fired its most advanced intercontinental ballistic yet on Wednesday, putting the US mainland within range and...
Bubble trouble? Bitcoin tops $11,000 after $1,000 surge in 12 hours
Bitcoin zoomed past $11,000 (£8,185.50) to hit a record high for the sixth day in a row on Wednesday...
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...
Fresh currency notes for Eid available through SMS
State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has re-launched the SMS service for issuance of fresh currency notes to the general public. SBP through its subsidiary SBP Banking Services Corporation (SBPBSC) has started issuance of fresh currency notes through SMS. The fresh notes will be available from designated commercial bank branches... Read more
NAB alleges Dr Asim for submission fake medical reports
The National Accountability Court has alleged that Dr. Asim has submitted fake medical reports to get bail. The National Accountability Court has approached Supreme Court that Dr Asim got fake reports made to get bail on medical grounds hence, his bail should be cancelled. On March 29, the SHC... Read more
NBP president Saeed Ahmed alleges mistreatment by JIT members
National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) President Saeed Ahmed has alleged the Joint Investigation Team (JIT) for misconduct and violation of the Bench’s recent order. The NBP president has written a letter to the Supreme Court registrar over the alleged mistreatment by the JIT, probing money trail and offshore properties... Read more
UK leader May seen fighting for survival after election failure
British Prime Minister Theresa May faces a slew of criticism after a failed election campaign left her short of a parliamentary majority and fighting for survival as the clock ticks down to the start of Brexit talks. May’s gamble that she could capitalise on Britons’ desire to quit the... Read more
Mars recalls some chocolates due to likely Salmonella presence
Confectioner Mars Inc, owner of the Mars and M&M brands, said on Friday that it had voluntarily recalled some products sold under the Galaxy brand in the UK and Ireland as it detected the possible presence of Salmonella in the ingredients. The products, including the Galaxy Minstrels and Galaxy... Read more
Pakistan becomes member of Shanghai Cooperation Organisation
Pakistan has become a permanent member of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) summit. Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif  while addressing the SCO’s heads of council meeting here in Kazakhstan.“The SCO goals resonate with Pakistan national ethos, and so do the core values of the Shanghai spirit. I am thankful to member countries... Read more
Trump rubbishes Comey’s claims, says willing to respond under oath
US President Donald Trump, while addressing media on Friday, rubbished ex-Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Director James Comey’s statement that the former had instructed the latter to let go of the investigation surrounding former national security adviser Michael Flynn. “I didn’t say that. I will tell you that I... Read more