Asma rape-murder case: Suspect’s DNA matches sample

Asma rape-murder case: Suspect’s DNA matches sample

LAHORE/PESHAWAR: DNA sample from one of the suspects has been found to match the remains collected from the body of three-year-old Asma, sources said on Tuesday – the latest development in the ongoing investigation into the rape and murder of the minor girl. According to sources privy to the matter,...

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5 algorithms that are already making decisions about your life and that maybe you did not know

5 algorithms that are already making decisions about your life and that maybe you did not know

A video showing how a passenger was taken from a United Airways plane at O’Hare Airport in Chicago, United States, became a viral phenomenon last April. The video was bad publicity for the US airline, whose employees wanted the man in question, a doctor named David Dao, to vacate his...

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Court extends physical custody of prime suspect in Zainab’s murder

Court extends physical custody of prime suspect in Zainab’s murder

LAHORE: The prime suspect in the Kasur rape and murder cases, Imran, was presented before the anti-terrorism court on Tuesday.  Police requested the judge to extend his initial 14-day physical remand, which was due to end on Wednesday (tomorrow).  The court approved the police’s custody request and ordered the suspect’s...

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3 paradoxes that make mathematicians and philosophers lose sleep

3 paradoxes that make mathematicians and philosophers lose sleep

This sentence is false. This is one of the most popular and illustrative paradoxes: if it is really false, what the sentence enunciates is true, but if the falsehood enunciated is real, the sentence can not be false. Paradox comes from the words in Latin and Greek that mean ‘the opposite...

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5 exercises to be happier according to Laurie Santos, the teacher who gives the most popular course in the history of Yale University

5 exercises to be happier according to Laurie Santos, the teacher who gives the most popular course in the history of Yale University

“Science has shown us that being happy requires an intentional effort,” says psychologist Laurie Santos. “It’s not easy, you have to dedicate time”. Santos is a professor at Yale University in New Haven, United States, where she teaches the course “Psychology and Good Life”. With more than 1,200 students enrolled, their...

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White Helmets accuse the Syrian Government of using poisonous gas

White Helmets accuse the Syrian Government of using poisonous gas

The group of rescuers White Helmets accused the Syrian government of having used poison gas again in the city controlled by the insurgents of Sarakeb, in the northwest of the Arab country.  The White Helmets indicated this Monday (05.02.2018) that at least twelve people were injured when inhaling chlorine gas...

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Simple techniques for getting a good night’s sleep on an airplane and preventing your flight from being a nightmare

Simple techniques for getting a good night’s sleep on an airplane and preventing your flight from being a nightmare

Brian Kelly is one of the rare among frequent travelers, as he enjoys sleeping at 9,000 meters. Also known as The Points Guy (the points guy), Kelly is an influential blogger from New York who left Wall Street to write about the rewards programs offered by airlines. Each year it accumulates around 300,000...

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United States: 5 keys to understanding why the main Wall Street index suffered the biggest drop since 2011

United States: 5 keys to understanding why the main Wall Street index suffered the biggest drop since 2011

The New York Stock Exchange experienced a black Monday that made investors and brokers chill cold in the parquet floors. The collapse in the quotations ignited all the alarms in the United States. The Dow Jones Industrial Index ended the session at 24,345.75 points, 4.6% less than the previous day. The...

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Turkey: 573 arrested for protesting against war in Syria

Turkey: 573 arrested for protesting against war in Syria

The Turkish government has banned any public protest against the military operation “Rama de Olivo”. Turkish authorities have arrested 573 people in the last two weeks for protesting, on social networks on the Internet and on the streets of the country, against Turkish military intervention in the Afrin enclave in...

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