Watch: Rare and Golden Footage of  Farida Khanum

Watch: Rare and Golden Footage of Farida Khanum

Curtains have been drawn on the show’s eighth season as the final episode of Coke Studio was unveiled this weekend. Stringing together a farewell set list might have been a nervous job for the producers who used the currency of nostalgia to full use, week in week out. The Fayyaz...

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SC issues contempt notice to Rao Anwar

SC issues contempt notice to Rao Anwar

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court of Pakistan issued on Friday a contempt of court notice to former SSP Rao Anwar for defying orders to appear before the top court. The court also ordered to freeze all his bank accounts immediately. A three-member bench, which resumed hearing of the extra-judicial encounter of Naqeebullah Mehsud case...

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The woman who got into the X-ray machine at a station because she was afraid her bag would be stolen

The woman who got into the X-ray machine at a station because she was afraid her bag would be stolen

Are you worried about your bag being stolen at security checkpoints at an airport or train station? If so, you are not the only one. To avoid losing their belongings, a Chinese woman got into an X-ray machine at a train station in southern China. The staff at the Dongguan station was surprised by the...

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Army kills five Indian soldiers after school van targeted along LoC

Army kills five Indian soldiers after school van targeted along LoC

Hours after a school van was targeted in Battal sector along the Line of Control (LoC), Pakistani forces retaliated and destroyed an Indian Army check post, killing five soldiers and injuring several others on Thursday.A statement issued by Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) said the Pakistani troops targeted the same...

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The researcher who achieved the impossible task of photographing a tiny atom with a standard camera

The researcher who achieved the impossible task of photographing a tiny atom with a standard camera

Keeping a suspended atom almost immobile between two electric fields to photograph it is not an easy task. And doing it in addition with a standard camera seems even more difficult. But David Nadlinger, a British quantum physicist at the University of Oxford, did it. That is why he won the...

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How is the supermadera, the very resistant material that can be used instead of steel

How is the supermadera, the very resistant material that can be used instead of steel

A wood 12 times stronger than natural wood and stronger than many titanium alloys. It is the “supermadera”, developed by engineers from the University of Maryland , in the United States, who found a way to treat the wood that makes it as strong as steel. “We found a promising solution in...

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Toyota, Volkswagen, General Motors … which is the largest automaker in the world?

Toyota, Volkswagen, General Motors … which is the largest automaker in the world?

The largest car manufacturers on the planet have begun to publish their sales figures for 2017. Who is the winner? Will it be the German group Volkswagen, which in 2016 snatched the first place to Toyota ? Or maybe one of the new conglomerates that now group several car companies? Or maybe...

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Florida shooting: police reveal what Nikolas Cruz did after killing 17 people at Parkman’s Stoneman Douglas High School

Florida shooting: police reveal what Nikolas Cruz did after killing 17 people at Parkman’s Stoneman Douglas High School

He committed a massacre and went to a McDonald’s. The police announced Thursday what Nikolas Cruz did during the hour he was on the run after killing 17 people at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. And the revealed information shows the apparent cold blood with which the 19-year-old carried out...

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Loyalty to the state means loyalty to its basic organs including the judiciary. Won’t accept a crook heading a political party: CJP

Loyalty to the state means loyalty to its basic organs including the judiciary. Won’t accept a crook heading a political party: CJP

ISLAMABAD: Referring to the scathing criticism of the judiciary by the deposed prime minister Nawaz Sharif and other ruling party members, the Supreme Court judge Justice Ijazul Ahsan has observed that attacking the courts is tantamount to subverting the Constitution. Justice Ahsan, who is part of a three-judge bench, headed by...

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PyeongChang 2018: the historic success of Regino Hernández who gave Spain his first medal in the Winter Olympics in 25 years

PyeongChang 2018: the historic success of Regino Hernández who gave Spain his first medal in the Winter Olympics in 25 years

The color is the least of it, because the important thing about the historic bronze medal achieved by Regino Hernández in PyeongChang’s men’s cross-country snowboard is that he broke a 26-year drought. That was the time that had elapsed since the last time Spain won a medal in the Winter...

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How much radon should concern you, the radioactive gas that is the most important cause of lung cancer after tobacco

How much radon should concern you, the radioactive gas that is the most important cause of lung cancer after tobacco

Radon, a natural, odorless, colorless and tasteless radioactive gas, is the most important cause of lung cancer after smoking, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). It is generated spontaneously because it is a descendant of the natural disintegration chain of uranium, present in all soils. But if outdoors is...

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Ayesha Gulalai claims credit for PML-N’s victory in Lodhran by-poll

Ayesha Gulalai claims credit for PML-N’s victory in Lodhran by-poll

Ayesha Gulalai, the disgruntled MNA of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), has said the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) could only manage to pull a shocking victory in the recently held Lodhran by-election against the Imran Khan-led party because of her. Speaking to reporters outside the Parliament House in Islamabad on Thursday,...

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US move at FATF: Lawmakers term resolution against Pakistan a failure of govt

US move at FATF: Lawmakers term resolution against Pakistan a failure of govt

ISLAMABAD: Lawmakers from both treasury and opposition benches in the National Assembly on Thursday termed the US efforts to push Pakistan on the watchlist of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) a failure of the government and success of Indian narrative to isolate Pakistan. A meeting of the FATF member states...

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Sharjeel Memon, 11 others indicted in corruption references

Sharjeel Memon, 11 others indicted in corruption references

Former provincial minister Sharjeel Memon along with 11 others accused of embezzling almost Rs6 billion in Sindh’s Information Department have been indicted by an accountability court in Karachi on Thursday. Police presented Memon and 11 others before the court where the judge read out the individual crimes of all those present....

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First transgender officer joins Philippine army reserves

First transgender officer joins Philippine army reserves

The Philippine military has welcomed its first transgender officer, the defence department said Thursday, swearing in a prominent member of Congress as a reservist. Geraldine Roman, 50, who became the Catholic-majority nation’s first transgender person elected to Congress in 2016, took her oath on Wednesday. “That indeed makes her the...

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