No compromise shall be made towards defence  irrespective of the constraints: COAS
Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa visited Heavy Industries Taxila (HIT) today. On the occasion COAS...
FC killed two suicide bombers militants killed in Khyber Agency
Frontier Corps (FC) killed two suspected suicide bombers in retaliatory fire after they attempted to attack a border post...
Parachinar suspected suicide bomber captured on CCTV footage
CCTV footage shows an individual suspected of being the suicide bomber who targeted Turi market in Parachinar on June...
No compromise shall be made towards defence  irrespective of the constraints: COAS
Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa visited Heavy Industries Taxila (HIT) today. On the occasion COAS was given a detailed briefing on defence production of the industry including ongoing and future defence projects. COAS appreciated performance and commitment of the industry towards quality production. “HIT has... Read more
Jagga Jasoos actor Bidisha Bezbaruah found dead in her flat
Actress-singer Bidisha Bezbaruah has been found hanging from a ceiling fan, from her flat at Sushant apartment in Gurgaon late on Monday evening. Bidisha Bezbaruah who acted in Jagga Jasoos  and  a popular face in the Assamese film industry. The actress was last seen in Ranbir Kapoor-Katrina Kaif starrer Jagga... Read more
Eighth person who attended Trump Jr meeting identified: CNN
An eighth person who attended a controversial meeting with President Donald Trump’s eldest son has been identified as a top official of a company founded by a Russian billionaire with links to the Trumps, CNN said Tuesday. The confirmation is the latest development in the burgeoning scandal over the... Read more
Google Glass reborn for the workplace
After spending two years on the sidelines, Google Glass’ Internet-linked eyewear is back in the game – this time aimed at helping workers do their jobs. General Electric, Volkswagen, and Boeing are among more than 50 businesses taking part in testing a Glass Enterprise Edition in a limited program,... Read more
Charlize Theron on a mission to defy gender norms in ‘Atomic Blonde’
Oscar-winning actress Charlize Theron said she hoped to even the playing field in the male-dominated spy film genre with her latest role as a deadly agent in action-thriller movie Atomic Blonde. “I saw potential in this character,” Theron, 41, told Reuters at the Berlin premiere of Atomic Blonde on Monday. “I wanted... Read more
Spain’s football federation chief held in fraud probe
Police raided the headquarters of Spain’s football federation on Tuesday and arrested its president Angel Maria Villar as part of an anti-corruption probe. Villar, 67, a senior vice president of FIFA, world football’s governing body, was being held on suspicion of abusing his position to embezzle funds from the... Read more
World’s first child hand transplant a ‘success’
The first child in the world to undergo a double hand transplant is now able to write, feed, and dress himself, doctors said Tuesday, declaring the ground-breaking operation a success after 18 months. The report in The Lancet Child & Adolescent Health provides the first official medical update on... Read more
Qatar’s foreign minister to meet Nawaz today
Qatar’s Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammad bin Abdulrehman Al-Thani is expected to arrive in Islamabad today. According to news published at ‘Geo News’ web portal, the Qatari foreign minister will hold a meeting with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. The foreign dignitary will also hold a meeting with the Prime Minister’s... Read more
Harry Styles shines in debut film ‘Dunkirk’
The path from pop to screen stardom is strewn with the wreckage of a thousand broken dreams but British singer Harry Styles may have pulled it off first time in wartime epic “Dunkirk”. If initial reactions to the big-budget wartime epic — which is released this week — are... Read more
Trump threatens sanctions if Venezuela creates Constituent Assembly
US President Donald Trump threatened on Monday to take “strong and swift economic actions” if Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro goes ahead with plans to create a super-legislature known as a Constituent Assembly in a July 30 vote. “Yesterday, the Venezuelan people again made clear that they stand for democracy,... Read more
Karachi Killing: Four, including two PSP activists shot dead in Orangi
At least four, including two workers of Pak Sarzameen Party (PSP) were shot dead by unknown assailants on Monday in Orangi. According to local news channel ‘Geo News’, Both PSP workers were sitting in a street near Qazafi Chowk behind Qatar Hospital when armed men, on a bike, fired... Read more
Totti confirms retirement to take Roma role
Francesco Totti confirmed his retirement on Monday, the Roma legend announcing “a new adventure” in his storied career as he takes up a directorship role at the Serie A club. The 40-year-old played his final game for Roma in May after 24 years with the capital-city side, and decided... Read more
Season 7 of Game of Thrones begins
Game of Thrones returned for its season seven premiere Sunday, ending a longer-than-usual wait for fans. HBO had delayed production, meaning four more months of anticipation ahead of the season debut — already one of the biggest annual television events across the world. But viewers were not disappointed, taking... Read more
AT&T to run wireless, media as separate units
AT&T Inc will run its wireless and DirecTV satellite television businesses separately from Time Warner Inc’s media assets following its $85.4 billion (65 billion pounds) acquisition of the entertainment group, a source told Reuters on Friday. Buying Time Warner gives AT&T control of cable TV channels HBO and CNN,... Read more