Political risk on Wall Street? Buy the dip!
An abrupt stock selloff on Friday — sparked by a report that magnified concerns about President Donald Trump’s potential...
Flynn pleads guilty on Russia; reportedly ready to testify on Trump
Former US national security adviser Michael Flynn pleaded guilty on Friday to lying to the FBI about contacts with...
Pope Francis takes a rickshaw ride in Bangladesh
Pope Francis at the Apostolic Nunciature enjoyed a rickshaw ride during a visit to St Mary´s Cathedral in Dhaka,...
Bruce Lee’s toughest fight immortalized in film
On a crisp December evening in 1960s California, two men near the peak of their powers locked horns in a battle that would go down in the annals of kung fu mythology. On one side was a scrawny 24-year-old monk, newly arrived from eastern China, who exuded reserve and... Read more
COAS meets Afghan media delegation at GHQ
A nine member Afghan media delegation visited GHQ and interacted with Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa. According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), COAS address the Afghan delegations said that Afghanistan is a brotherly neighbour and  terrorists are our common enemies against which a trust based... Read more
Nawaz Sharif’s children challenge Panama verdict
Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s children, Hussain, Hassan, Maryam Nawaz and Capt Muhammad Safdar filed an application in the Supreme Court on Friday. In the review petition, the petitioners plead that he Joint Investigation Team (JIT) did not fulfill the requirements of justice; moreover, the bench did not consider in its... Read more
Ronaldo wins UEFA Player of the Year award
Real Madrid´s Cristiano Ronaldo was named UEFA´s Player of the Year, beating Lionel Messi and Gianluigi Buffon to the prize, European soccer´s governing body announced during the Champions League group stage draw in Monaco on Thursday. Ronaldo helped Real to a second consecutive Champions League title and finished as... Read more
Chinese national arrested in Los Angeles on US hacking charge
US authorities on Thursday accused a Chinese national visiting the United States of providing malware that has been linked to the theft of security clearance records of millions of American government employees. Yu Pingan of Shanghai was arrested on Monday at Los Angeles International Airport after a federal criminal... Read more
Florida executes man with drug not previously used in lethal injections
A 53-year-old man convicted of killing two men in 1987 was executed by Florida on Thursday evening with a lethal injection that included a drug never before used in a US execution, state officials said. The execution was carried out at 6:22 PM (2222 GMT) at the Florida State... Read more
US mother scoops $758.7mn in biggest single US jackpot win
A 53-year-old Massachusetts mother of two on Thursday came forward to claim the largest single jackpot win in US history — $758.7 million — and promptly quit her job of 32 years at a hospital. Mavis Wanczyk said she played the lottery as a “pipe dream,” never believing that... Read more
Senate holds in-camera briefing about arbitration claims after denial of mining lease
The House of Federation on Thursday held in-camera briefing about the arbitration claims filed by Tethyan Copper Company against Pakistan in relation to the denial of a mining lease for the Reko Diq project. Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi briefed the house in-camera on the implications of the decision... Read more
Reducing Stress: The Main Keystone to Maintaining a Healthier Lifestyle
Even as our lives become vastly more complicated in today’s fast paced environment. Stress rears its ugly head: This eventuality may be part and parcel of our very one lives, or our professional workplace et el. Perhaps one of the most important stress points are our intergender relationships. This... Read more
Typhoon Hato leaves 16 dead after lashing southern China
The death toll from Severe Typhoon Hato rose to at least 16 Thursday after the storm left a trail of destruction across southern China, blacking out Macau´s mega-casinos and battering Hong Kong´s skyscrapers. Eight died in the gambling hub of Macau, where images showed cars underwater and people swimming... Read more