PTV organizes a short film festival ahead of ‘Pakistan Day’

PTV organizes a short film festival ahead of ‘Pakistan Day’

Pakistan Television (PTV) is organizing a short film festival for Pakistan Day on March 23, it announced on Wednesday. The festival titled “Green Belief” will focus on the the country’s republic day. The state television broadcaster has invited filmmakers to share three to 10-minute duration short films and documentaries covering promising aspects...

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Pakistan to participate in the ‘9th Beijing International Film Festival’

Pakistan to participate in the ‘9th Beijing International Film Festival’

ISLAMABAD: Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry on Wednesday announced that Pakistan would participate in the ‘9th Beijing International Film Festival’. Talking to the Chinese ambassador to Pakistan Yao Jing, who called on him in Islamabad, Fawad Chaudhry appreciated Beijing for allowing Pakistani films to be screened in Chinese cinemas. He said...

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How to Check Balance in Jazz – Jazz Balance Inquiry

Mobilink was a trade name of Pakistan Mobile Communications Limited, a mobile operator in Pakistan providing a range of prepaid and postpaid voice and data telecommunication services to both individual and corporate subscribers. Jazz Balance Check By Dialing USSD Code You can check your balance by dialling a USSD code....

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OGRA recommends Rs.4 dip in diesel price

OGRA recommends Rs.4 dip in diesel price

ISLAMABAD: The Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (Ogra) has recommended a reduction of Rs4 per litre in the price of high-speed diesel for February 2019. Diesel is widely used in transport and agriculture sectors. Any upward revision in its price has a direct impact on inflation numbers. Earlier, the government reduced...

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UAE uses spy tools to remotely hack iPhones of diplomats, activists and foreign leaders

UAE uses spy tools to remotely hack iPhones of diplomats, activists and foreign leaders

WASHINGTON: A team of former US government intelligence operatives working for the UAE hacked into the iPhones of activists, diplomats and rival foreign leaders with the help of a sophisticated spying tool called Karma, in a campaign that shows how potent cyber-weapons are proliferating beyond the world’s superpowers and into...

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Scientists generate power through Wi-Fi devices, raising prospect of phones without batteries

Scientists generate power through Wi-Fi devices, raising prospect of phones without batteries

Imagine a world where smartphones, laptops, wearables, and other electronics are powered without batteries. Researchers from MIT and elsewhere have taken a step in that direction, with the first fully flexible device that can convert energy from Wi-Fi signals into electricity that could power electronics. In a remarkable breakthrough, scientists...

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British Airways to operate flights in Pakistan from June onwards

British Airways to operate flights in Pakistan from June onwards

ISLAMABAD: The British Airways has announced commencing flight operations in Pakistan from June as three flights will fly from Islamabad to London each week. The delegation told the Special Assistant that three flights will be operated from Islamabad to London. The delegation appreciated the world class facilities being provided at the...

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SHORT MAN SYNDROME explained – Short men are angrier, more likely to commit assault

SHORT MAN SYNDROME explained – Short men are angrier, more likely to commit assault

Looks like the term ‘short-tempered’ actually means something even more literal right now! They used to say don’t make a hungry person angry… But looks like you’ve got to think twice when it comes to short people too. Researchers at the Center for Disease Control in Atlanta, Georgia, recently quizzed 600...

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New Zealand beat India by eight wickets in 4th ODI

New Zealand beat India by eight wickets in 4th ODI

HAMILTON: New Zealand defeated India by eight wickets Thursday in the fourth one-day international after the tourists crumbled without talisman Virat Kohli and posted their lowest ODI total since 2010. After bowling out India for 92 in Hamilton, it took just 14.4 overs for the Black Caps to chase down...

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Zardari’s disqualification petition not heard in IHC today

Zardari’s disqualification petition not heard in IHC today

ISLAMABAD: A petition filed by the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) seeking Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Asif Ali Zardari’s disqualification was not heard in the Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Thursday. The petition filed by PTI leaders Usman Dar and Khurram Sher Zaman was not heard as it was not part of the...

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