How to ‘deep clean’ your online activity

How to ‘deep clean’ your online activity

Jared O’Mara is not the first person to have old comments he posted online come back to haunt him. The Labour MP resigned from the Women and Equalities Committee after misogynistic remarks and degrading jokes he posted more than 10 years ago resurfaced. The scandal raises the question: what steps can...

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Dr. Aamir Liaquat was a no show at PTI’s press conference to announce his joining

Dr. Aamir Liaquat was a no show at PTI’s press conference to announce his joining

KARACHI: TV host Dr Aamir Liaquat Hussain did not turn up at Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Imran Ismail’s residence on Wednesday to announce joining the party contrary to its claim a day earlier. “He is is likely to join the party next month along with several other prominent...

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Pakistan Stock Exchange facing technical glitch – Trading suspended

Pakistan Stock Exchange facing technical glitch – Trading suspended

Trading at the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) was suspended early on Thursday due to a technical fault, a notification on the PSX websiteinformed. Bullish trend was observed on the exchange with the benchmark KSE-100 index gaining 273 points before the market was closed because of a technical fault in the trading...

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Cellphones banned in polling stations – NA-4

Cellphones banned in polling stations – NA-4

PESHAWAR: The District Administration of Peshawar has banned the use of cell phones in the premises of polling stations, a day ahead of the by-polls in NA-4 Peshawar. The Deputy Commissioner’s office has issued a notification under Section-144 of Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC), slapping ban on the use of cell phones...

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Awareness campaign about Blue Whale: PTA

Awareness campaign about Blue Whale: PTA

ISLAMABAD: A parliamentary panel has directed the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) to launch a media campaign to create awareness on the perils of a suicide game that has claimed several lives around the world, especially in Russia. The directives came after media reported that some youths in Pakistan have been participating...

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NAB investigating on investing $8b in Dubai curtailing money laundering case

NAB investigating on investing $8b in Dubai curtailing money laundering case

ISLAMABAD: A parliamentary body decided on Tuesday to involve the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) in seeking information from the UAE about hundreds of Pakistanis who invested $8 billion in Dubai during the last four years. The sub-committee of the National Assembly’s Standing Committee on Finance and Revenue took the decision in...

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Amidst pressure from USA and Saudia, Iran wants Pakistan to revive the gas line project

Amidst pressure from USA and Saudia, Iran wants Pakistan to revive the gas line project

ISLAMABAD: Iran has written a letter to Pakistan in a fresh bid to push ahead with the long stalled gas pipeline project following persistent pressure from Saudi Arabia and unilateral sanctions imposed by the United States. “The Iranian government has written a letter, seeking to hold talks on issues that have caused...

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Possible change in leadership in PML-N has not stopped PM to meet Shehbaz Sharif

Possible change in leadership in PML-N has not stopped PM to meet Shehbaz Sharif

LAHORE: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi met with Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif during a whirlwind trip to the Punjab capital on Tuesday night as calls for a leadership change in the ruling PML-N rise to a crescendo. The meeting at the chief minister’s Model Town residence lasted for around 90 minutes....

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Pakistan third rank in Asia Hockey Cup is beyond expectation

Pakistan third rank in Asia Hockey Cup is beyond expectation

KARACHI: Pakistan finished third in the 10th edition of the Asia Cup and captain Muhammad Irfan believes the team performed well but could have done even better had they gotten into their rhythm early on. The Greenshirts beat South Korea 6-3 in the third place match to match their 2013 finish, while...

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TTP spokesperson should face trial: APS victims parents

TTP spokesperson should face trial: APS victims parents

PESHAWAR: The Peshawar High Court (PHC) on Tuesday directed the federal and Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa governments to present details of a former Taliban spokesperson’s case to the court at the next hearing. A two-judge bench, comprising Chief Justice Yahya Afridi and Justice Ijaz Anwar Khan – issued the directives while a hearing a...

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