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...
11 injured as terrorists attack Peshawar Agriculture Training Institute
At least 11 people were injured in a militant attack at the student hostel of the Directorate of Agriculture,...
Over 100 countries adopt global treaty banning nuclear weapons
A global treaty banning nuclear weapons was adopted at the United Nations on Friday despite opposition from the United States, Britain, France and other nuclear powers that boycotted negotiations. The treaty was adopted by a vote of 122 in favor with one country — NATO member The Netherlands voting... Read more
Tariq Bajwa appointed as State Bank Governor
The federal government appointed Tariq Bajwa as the new governor of the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP). President Mamnoon Hussain has signed the summary regarding his appointment, said an official of the finance ministry. Bajwa retired last month as finance secretary.  Bajwa has served  general manager at Pakistan International... Read more
My Muslim faith, way of life reflect peace: AR Rahman
As he celebrates 25 years in the music industry, the Oscar and Grammy-winning Indian musician AR Rahman says his religious beliefs have helped define and shape his career. Rahman, who converted to Islam in his 20s, is in London with a show called “Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow”. He told... Read more
Shehbaz Sharif sends Rs10 billion defamation notice to Imran Khan
Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif sent a Rs10 billion defamation notice to Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan on Friday. The notice, which has been filed under sections 4 and 9 of the Defamation Ordinance, 2002, states that Imran falsely accused Shehbaz of making him a financial offer for... Read more
Former COAS Raheel Sharif returns to Pakistan
Former army chief general (retd.) Raheel Sharif arrived Pakistan from Saudi Arabia on Friday. According to local news channel ‘Samaa News’, former COAS has arrived Pakistan on a personal trip and he will stay in Pakistan for two days. The former army chief landed in Lahore via private airliner. Read more
Ronaldinho, Roberto Carlos other int’l footballers to arrive in Pakistan today
Eight international footballers, including former Brazilian footballers Ronaldinho and Roberto Carlos, are arriving in Pakistan today (Thursday). Brazilian football celebrity Ronaldinho will be accompanied by Brazil’s 2002 World Cup winning teammate, Roberto Carlos, former French midfielder Robert Pires, France’s Nicolas Anelka, Portugal’s Luis Boa Morte, Holland’s George Boateng, England’s... Read more
Havaldar Lalak Jan Shaheed’s death anniversary today
The death anniversary of Havaldar Lalak Jan Shaheed is being observed today. Havaldar Lalak Jan Shaheed was awarded the Nishan-e-Haider for the commitment and courage he demonstrated in the Kargil War in 1999, Lalak Jan was born on April 1, 1967 and enlisted in the army on December 10,... Read more