PAF ordered to shoot down US drones invading Pakistani airspace: Air Chief Sohail Aman

PAF ordered to shoot down US drones invading Pakistani airspace: Air Chief Sohail Aman

Chief of Pakistan Air Force (PAF) Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman has said that the PAF is been given orders to shoot down any drones, including those of the US, if they violate the country’s airspace. Talking to an audience in Islamabad, Aman said that the attack on Kamra Air Base was...

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Who does Jerusalem belong to? (Rava Special Report)

Who does Jerusalem belong to? (Rava Special Report)

No city in the world creates as much controversy as Jerusalem. What is the current status of the Holy Land? The UN has tried to clarify it several times. What is the status of Jerusalem in the international legal framework? Both Israelis and Palestinians claim Jerusalem as their own capital. At present, the...

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Tectonic ice sheets may be ‘feeding’ Europa’s under-ice ocean with the seeds of life

Tectonic ice sheets may be ‘feeding’ Europa’s under-ice ocean with the seeds of life

EUROPA has more water than Earth. But the frozen moon of Jupiter is just one quarter its size. Now astrophysicists have discovered Europa has something else we do: tectonic activity. And that could be a major boost in the likelihood of life evolving in the oceans between its firey core...

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Why Hugh Jackman turned down the role of James Bond

Why Hugh Jackman turned down the role of James Bond

MOST actors would kill to play agent 007 in the James Bond franchise, but Hugh Jackman turned it down when the offer came up. Here’s why. HUGH Jackman has revealed the reason he once turned down the role of 007 in the James Bond movies. In a new interview with Variety,...

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Priyanka Chopra reclaims the throne of Sexiest Asian Woman from Deepika Padukone, Nia Sharma becomes second sexiest Asian

Priyanka Chopra reclaims the throne of Sexiest Asian Woman from Deepika Padukone, Nia Sharma becomes second sexiest Asian

Priyanka Chopra has topped 50 Sexiest Asian Women list for the record-breaking fifth time. However, Deepika Padukone has slipped to the third position in the list. TV actors Nia Sharma and Dharshti Dhami have also found a place on the list. In 2016, Deepika Padukone dethroned Priyanka Chopra as the sexiest Asian woman but...

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Tiger Zinda Hai: Katrina Kaif gets into Sultan mode as Salman Khan flaunts his chiselled body. Watch video

Tiger Zinda Hai: Katrina Kaif gets into Sultan mode as Salman Khan flaunts his chiselled body. Watch video

Whenever you see Katrina Kaif on screen, it is almost impossible to take your eyes off. These days female leads need to be more than just eye pleasing, and Katrina is making sure to up the bar for herself and other female actors with her upcoming film, Tiger Zinda Hai. The actor...

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Referring to Faizabad agreement, Imran Khan seeks dismissal of terrorism charges

Referring to Faizabad agreement, Imran Khan seeks dismissal of terrorism charges

The counsel representing Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan on Thursday challenged the jurisdiction of an anti-terrorism court (ATC) to hear the four cases filed against his client and argued that terrorism charges against Khan should be dropped. In a request submitted before the ATC on behalf of his client,...

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Court dismisses Sharif’s lawyer plea challenging NAB witness inclusion

Court dismisses Sharif’s lawyer plea challenging NAB witness inclusion

ISLAMABAD: The accountability court resumed hearing Al Azizia Steel Mills graft reference against former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his sons on Thursday. Judge Mohammad Bashir is conducting trial proceedings. As the proceedings went underway, Sharif’s lawyer Ayesha Hamid objected to inclusion of Noreen Shahzad in the witness record, contending...

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“Internet rape”: The case of the first man in the world sentenced to prison for online harassment

“Internet rape”: The case of the first man in the world sentenced to prison for online harassment

Bjorn Samstrom is 41 years old and has just been sentenced to 10 years in prison for having raped 27 minors, mostly girls under 15 … although he never met them in person and never had sex with any of them . At least, not physically. The sentence was issued by...

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Mahira Khan: 5th Sexiest Woman in Asia

Mahira Khan: 5th Sexiest Woman in Asia

Priyanka Chopra was voted as the Sexiest Asian Woman in the world by a UK-based publication, Eastern Eye. She claimed the spot from Deepika Padukone, who was voted top in 2016, reported Zee News. The Quantico actor thanked everyone who voted for her. She said, “I cannot actually take credit for this at all....

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The simple and innovative diet to fight Diabetes

The simple and innovative diet to fight Diabetes

“This is how I beat diabetes with 200-calorie soups”: the simple and innovative diet that could revolutionize the fight against this disease Isobel Murray was one of 300 people who participated in a clinical trial conducted in the United Kingdom in which almost half of the patients overcame the type...

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Help instead of Hate: The Importance of Volunteering for Pakistanis

Help instead of Hate: The Importance of Volunteering for Pakistanis

In a deeply philanthropic country, such as Pakistan, many threaten the good works of volunteering in the name of hatred. It is time to defend the value of helping others. Today, common values have turned heads and sometimes I wonder: how have we reached this point? You also have to ask yourself...

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Turkish President Erdogan discusses Jerusalem on call with President Mamnoon

Turkish President Erdogan discusses Jerusalem on call with President Mamnoon

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan called Pakistani counterpart Mamnoon Hussain to discuss US President Donald Trump’s controversial decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, Turkish media reported on Thursday. The two leaders talked about the implications of the decision, which prompted an almost universal diplomatic backlash and fears of new bloodshed in...

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K-P income expert produces Rs34b in Taxes

K-P income expert produces Rs34b in Taxes

PESHAWAR: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Revenue Authority (KPRA) has produced Rs34 billion in impose accumulations since its commencement in 2013, as per KPRA Director General Tahir Aurakzai, adding this adds up to 56% of commonplace expense income gathered in 2016 and 2017. AJK digitizing land income records Talking at a multi partner’s...

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Shahid Khaqan Abbasi says govt mindful of issues looked by industrialist

Shahid Khaqan Abbasi says govt mindful of issues looked by industrialist

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said on Tuesday that the legislature was cognisant of the issues looked by industrialists and was working steadily on charge changes. “We comprehend that there is a fragile harmony between charge accumulation and mechanical development”, he expressed. The chief communicated these perspectives amid a...

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Exclusive: Uber paid 20-year-old Florida man to keep data breach secret – sources

Exclusive: Uber paid 20-year-old Florida man to keep data breach secret – sources

SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON – A 20-year-old Florida man was responsible for the large data breach at Uber Technologies Inc last year and was paid by Uber to destroy the data through a so-called “bug bounty” program normally used to identify small code vulnerabilities, three people familiar with the events have...

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Digital currency exchange NiceHash says bitcoin worth nearly $64 million hacked

Digital currency exchange NiceHash says bitcoin worth nearly $64 million hacked

Cryptocurrency marketplace NiceHash said the contents of its bitcoin wallet had been stolen in a security breach and one executive said nearly $64 million had been lost.  NiceHash head of marketing Andrej P. Škraba told Reuters on Thursday that the hack was “a highly professional attack with sophisticated social engineering”...

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Accountability court resumes hearing corruption reference against Nawaz Sharif

Accountability court resumes hearing corruption reference against Nawaz Sharif

ISLAMABAD: The accountability court hearing corruption references against former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his family resumed its proceedings on Thursday. Judge Mohammad Bashir is conducting the hearing into the Al Azizia Steel Mills and Hill Metals Establishment reference today. As the hearing went under way, Nawaz’s counsel Ayesha Hamid...

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Delay in Rana Sanaullah’s resignation: Peer Sial Sharif announces to part ways with PML-N

Delay in Rana Sanaullah’s resignation: Peer Sial Sharif announces to part ways with PML-N

SARGODHA: Peer of Sial Sharif Khawaja Hamiduddin Sialvi on Wednesday announced to end support for the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) for not fulfilling the demand of Punjab Law Minister Rana Sanaullah’s resignation. In a press conference in Sial Sharif, Peer Hamiduddin maintained that he had demanded the resignation of...

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NHL’s Ovechkin, Kuznetsov support Russian athletes

NHL’s Ovechkin, Kuznetsov support Russian athletes

Russian Washington Capitals players Alexander Ovechkin and Evgeny Kuznetsov will support any of their countrymen who chose compete at the Winter Olympics despite an IOC decision banning Russia from the Games, they said on Wednesday. The International Olympic Committee on Tuesday announced it would bar the Russian team from February’s...

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London Mayor Sadiq Khan to arrive in Karachi today

London Mayor Sadiq Khan to arrive in Karachi today

KARACHI: London Mayor Sadiq Khan, who is currently on a goodwill visit to promote his ‘London is Open’ campaign to Pakistan, is expected to arrive in Karachi Thursday evening. Sadiq Khan is also expected to visit Quaid-e-Azam’s Mausoleum. Khan entered Pakistan from India via the Wagah Border Crossing on Wednesday...

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Rian Johnson expanding ‘Star Wars’ for new trilogy

Rian Johnson expanding ‘Star Wars’ for new trilogy

LOS ANGELES- As “Star Wars” fans gear up for “The Last Jedi,” the anticipated next installment in the Skywalker series, its star and writer-director shed some light on how the franchise was mapping a future beyond the beloved characters. Rian Johnson, writer-director of “The Last Jedi,” will be overseeing a...

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Simmba teaser poster: Ranveer Singh, Rohit Shetty and Karan Johar collaborate for a hardcore action-drama

Simmba teaser poster: Ranveer Singh, Rohit Shetty and Karan Johar collaborate for a hardcore action-drama

Karan Johar has joined hands with Golmaal Again director Rohit Shetty for a massy action film titled Simmba. The film starring Ranveer Singh will hit the theaters on December 28 next year. As Karan Johar tweeted about a big announcement being on its way, his many followers were left wondering what the...

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#MeToo Anti-Harassment campaign named Person of the Year 2017 by Time magazine

#MeToo Anti-Harassment campaign named Person of the Year 2017 by Time magazine

The movement began spontaneously when actress and activist Alyssa Milano wrote on her Twitter account: “If you have been sexually harassed or assaulted, write ‘me too’ in response to this tweet.” The #MeToo antiacoso campaign (me too), led by women, has been named 2017 by the American magazine Time. The...

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The history of Jerusalem, the city of Hazrat Daud A.S, in pictures

The history of Jerusalem, the city of Hazrat Daud A.S, in pictures

Jerusalem is one of the oldest cities in the world, and one of the most disputed to this day. Jews, Muslims and Christians consider it a sacred city.      

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Opinion: Trump fuels conflict in the Middle East

Opinion: Trump fuels conflict in the Middle East

With his decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, the US president puts the region at risk. Both Israelis and Palestinians can be harmed, says Rainer Sollich. Almost the entire world communicated its warning to the president of the United States, Donald Trump, not to carry out this decision. The...

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Security forces kill two ‘wanted terrorists’ in Swat encounter, ISPR

Security forces kill two ‘wanted terrorists’ in Swat encounter, ISPR

The security forces on Wednesday claimed to have killed two “wanted terrorists” during an intelligence-based operation (IBO) in Jahan Abad area of Swat, the military’s media wing reported. The Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said both the suspects — Asad alias Anas and Wahab — were being traced for their previous...

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