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...
Pak behaviour towards Taliban unchanged despite Trump statement: US general
The top US general in Afghanistan said on Tuesday that he had not seen a change in Pakistan’s support...
FIA arrests KDA Director General Nasir Abbas
Federal Investigation Agency (FIA)  arrested Karachi Development Authority (KDA) Director General Syed Nasir Abbas was arrested over illegal passports. According to our correspondent, the DG of KDA was arrested by Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) officials in Karachi. Nasir Abbas had illegally possessed two passports. “His first passport was made... Read more
Karachi land mafia trying to take over Aisha Bawany College: Director colleges
Mohammad Mashooque, Director Colleges, Karachi on Saturday said that a land mafia is behind attempts to take over Aisha Bawany College located at Shara-e-Faisal. The Aisha Bawany College’s trustees closed off the college building, leaving the education of over 3,000 students in limbo. Mohammad Mashooque , talking to local... Read more
SHC orders reopening of Aisha Bawani College
The Sindh High Court on Saturday suspended the order  of the local city court to seal Aisha Bawani Government College.  The Sindh High Court suspended the order issued by a local court to seal the college. Students of the Aisha Bawani College welcomed the decision by the Sindh High... Read more
Facebook opens AI lab in Canada, with Trudeau on hand
Facebook opened its first artificial intelligence lab in Canada on Friday, and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was on hand to praise the impact of such cutting-edge research. “Creativity is the driving force behind our prosperity, not just in Montreal but across Canada,” Trudeau told a crowd of McGill University... Read more
Better call Netflix? Streaming platforms poaching top TV talent
Sunday’s Primetime Emmy winners will take home shiny trophies and bask in congratulations, but their biggest payoff could come in a call from Netflix Inc or Amazon.com Inc. In recent months, the two streaming networks have lured the makers of pioneering shows from broadcast and cable networks with big... Read more
Google disables offensive ad keywords found by BuzzFeed
Alphabet Inc’s Google said it had disabled a “majority” of the offensive keywords that BuzzFeed found could be used by advertisers to target people searching for racist and anti-Semitic topics. Google — the world’s biggest advertising platform — not only allowed advertisers to target searches such as “Why do... Read more
After new North Korea missile test, US says has military options
The United States said on Friday it had military options to deal with North Korea, signalling its patience for diplomacy is wearing thin after Pyongyang fired a missile over Japan and into the Pacific Ocean for the second time in under a month. In the latest attempt to deal... Read more
Oil holds near five-month high in most bullish week since July
Brent oil prices held near five-month highs on Friday, and were on track for the biggest weekly gain since late July, on forecasts for rising demand and the gradual restart of US oil refineries. The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries this week forecasted higher demand for its oil... Read more
Three killed in US drone strike near Pak-Afghan border
Three suspected militants killed in a suspected US drone strike on Friday in Kurram Agency of the Federal Administered Tribal Areas (FATA). According to Kurram Agency Political Agent Baseer Khan Wazir, in a US drone strike three militants were killed. The drone strike took place in Pakistani territory, six... Read more
Man Utd can cope without Pogba, says Mourinho
Jose Mourinho says he has ample options in his Manchester United squad to cope without injured midfielder Paul Pogba as Wayne Rooney prepares to return to Old Trafford. Pogba is widely expected to be out of action for between a month and six weeks after damaging his hamstring just... Read more