ASWJ Chief Allowed To Contest Jhang By-Election

ASWJ Chief Allowed To Contest Jhang By-Election

A full bench of the Lahore High Court (LHC) allowed Maulana Mohammad Ahmad Ludhianvi, leader of the banned Ahle Sunnat Wal Jamaat (ASWJ) , to participate in by-election from PP-78 (Jhang). The bench headed by Justice Shahid Jamil Khan released the temporary order on a petition of Mr. Ludhianvi, challenging...

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Woman Files Case Against Parents For Threats After Free-Will Marriage

Woman Files Case Against Parents For Threats After Free-Will Marriage

A woman registered a petition in a local court in Islamabad on Monday, against her parents and brothers for threatening to throw acid on her and kill her after she married of her own choice. Sadia, a resident of Islamabad’s Lala Musa Kharian Tehsil, told the local newspaper that she...

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Russia Rubbishes ‘Secret Negotiation’ Reports On CPEC

Russia Rubbishes ‘Secret Negotiation’ Reports On CPEC

The Russian foreign ministry on Tuesday rubbished Pakistani media reports about ‘secret negotiations’ between the two countries. Reports circulating last week claimed that the Russian spy chief had made a visit to Pakistan in order to inspect the Gwadar port. The reports alleged that Pakistan had formally authorised Russia to...

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Ohio Campus Attacker Identified As Muslim Student Angry At US Interference

Ohio Campus Attacker Identified As Muslim Student Angry At US Interference

A university student, who is a Somalian immigrant, rammed his car into a crowd, at Ohio State University and began attacking people with a butcher knife, injuring 11 before police gunned him down. Identifying the assailant as Abdul Razak Ali Artan, US state officials said that the alleged, had acted...

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Indictments Of Money Laundering And Tax Evasions Denied By IK

Indictments Of Money Laundering And Tax Evasions Denied By IK

Imran khan is convinced that all the allegations of money laundering and tax evasion against him and Tareen are false. A petition seeking disqualification of Imran Khan and Jahangir Tareen was filed in apex court by Hanif Abassi, leader of Pakistan Muslim League-N. Abassi accused the former two for hiding...

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Two Indian soldiers killed in attack on army base

Two Indian soldiers killed in attack on army base

Armed militants attacked an Indian army base near the Line of Control (LoC) early Tuesday, killing two soldiers, police said. “Three to four militants entered the Army Corps headquarters at Nagrota and fired towards the officers’ mess,” a senior police officer told AFP, referring to a town in northern India...

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Has Careem Launched A Rickshaw Service In Karachi?

Has Careem Launched A Rickshaw Service In Karachi?

Has the ride-hailing app Careem launched a rickshaw service in Karachi? Well, it seems like it. Careem now has the rickshaw ride option on its app, which is something that wasn’t seen before. Reports have circulated across the social media that a rickshaw ride service may also be including besides...

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Taliban Cadre May Have Relocated To Afghanistan

Taliban Cadre May Have Relocated To Afghanistan

After operating out of Pakistan for over a decade, Afghan Taliban leaders might have moved back to their homeland to establish their permanent presence, reported the associated press on Sunday. If confirmed, the move would be a sign of the Taliban’s confidence in their fight against the US-backed government in...

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Trump Falsely Claims Millions Voted Illegally, Costing Him The Popular Vote

Trump Falsely Claims Millions Voted Illegally, Costing Him The Popular Vote

Without offering any proof, President-elect Donald Trump made a sudden claim that millions of people voted for him illegally in the US election, costing him the popular vote.   In addition to winning the Electoral College in a landslide, I won the popular vote if you deduct the millions of...

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Ex-Indian Army Chief Asks India To Be Careful Of The New Pak Army Chief

Ex-Indian Army Chief Asks India To Be Careful Of The New Pak Army Chief

Qamar Javed Bajwa – the new face of the Chief of Army Staff, Pakistan – has already set alarm bells ringing in India as country’s former army chief Bikram Singh warned his country of the new Pakistani Army Chief, on Saturday. General (Retd.) Singh considers General Bajwa as a methodical...

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UK Looking To Reinvigorate Ties With Pakistan: Johnson

UK Looking To Reinvigorate Ties With Pakistan: Johnson

The United Kingdom is hoping to introduce new dynamism into its relations with Pakistan, by increasing trade, economic, security and cultural cooperation, as it pursues to re-establish itself as the global stage ahead of exiting European Union (EU). British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, laid the groundwork for rebooting the relationship...

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Tit-For-Tat Action Against India Ruled Out

Tit-For-Tat Action Against India Ruled Out

Pakistan, on Friday, restated that it would not respond to India’s demonstration of utter aggression, but rather, it would defend its borders, waters and space against any attacks by the neighboring country. Defence Minister Khawaja Asif and Advisor to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affair Sartaj Aziz presented forth the...

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Pak Vs NZ: Play Halted At 21 Overs Because Of Rain

Pak Vs NZ: Play Halted At 21 Overs Because Of Rain

The decision review system (DRS) was the major talking point at the end of a rain-shortened first day’s play in the second test between New Zealand and Pakistan in Hamilton on Friday following the dismissal of the home side’s captain Kane Williamson. New Zealand reached 77 for 2 before the...

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Mark Zuckerberg Loses Record-Breaking $3b In A Day

Mark Zuckerberg Loses Record-Breaking $3b In A Day

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg lost a huge amount of $3 billion, in just a single day. The lost is pretty hefty in all these years as the chief of the most popular social media platform Facebook, suffered an enormous loss in the value of Facebook stock on Thursday. This $3bn...

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Pakistan Has World’s Highest Gender Gap In Mobile Phone Usage

Pakistan Has World’s Highest Gender Gap In Mobile Phone Usage

As another reminder of the male-dominated society we dwell in, a latest report by a United Nations agency has claimed that men are twice as likely as women to own a mobile phone in Pakistan. As mentioned in the information Society Report, released by the UN’s International Telecommunications Union (ITU)...

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As Samsung Moves On From Note 7 Crisis, SDI Battery Affiliate Struggles

As Samsung Moves On From Note 7 Crisis, SDI Battery Affiliate Struggles

Amid the Note 7 crisis Samsung Electronics found themselves surrounded with, affiliate Samsung SDI is quietly reassuring anxious clients including Apple Inc. that their batteries are not safe. But the fact that new customers will now find it harder to trust Samsung again, because of its ‘exploding’ smartphones, the smartphone-making...

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‘Water Belonging To India Cannot Go To Pakistan,’ Says Modi

‘Water Belonging To India Cannot Go To Pakistan,’ Says Modi

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi cannot seem to contain the hatred he has for his neighboring country. On Friday, the Indian premier said that water which belongs to India, cannot be further allowed to flow into Pakistan. “The fields of our farmers must have adequate water. Water that belongs to...

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Singapore Unveils Self-Driving Scooter

Singapore Unveils Self-Driving Scooter

Researchers in Singapore have come up with a solution to reduce accidents that involve phone-obsessed walkers, a self-driving mobility scooter that drives single pedestrians along footpaths. The one seater scooter, travels at a top speed of 6kmh and has laser sensors to help navigate around obstacles. The scooter is developed...

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Uber Launches UberAuto Rickshaw Service In Karachi

Uber Launches UberAuto Rickshaw Service In Karachi

Uber just launched their rickshaw services in Karachi and everyone is excited about it. The services will launch from Thursday in Karachi and free rides will be given all week, announced Uber on its Twitter account. To avail thee free rides, UberAuto users are asked to enter the promo code...

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Suicide Attack Leaves 100 Dead In Iraq

Suicide Attack Leaves 100 Dead In Iraq

Baghdad echoes again, as a suicide truck bomb killed 100 people, on Thursday, at a petrol station in the city of Hilla, which is about 100km from Baghdad. For the terrorist attack, the Islamic State militant group has claimed the responsibility in an online statement. It is reported that the...

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Almost Half The World Will Be Online By End Of 2016; Report Shows

Almost Half The World Will Be Online By End Of 2016; Report Shows

Comprehensively, 47pc of the total populace is on the web. Around 3.9 billion individuals, in the greater part the total population, are definitely not. ITU anticipates that 3.5bn individuals will be online before the current year’s over. “In 2016, people no longer go online, they are online. The spread of...

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Facebook-Owned Instagram Keeps Pressure On Snapchat

Facebook-Owned Instagram Keeps Pressure On Snapchat

Facebook-owned Instagram ramped up the pressure on Snapchat on Monday, adding ephemeral live video broadcasts and vanishing direct messages. “Send anything you want, from inside jokes to your worst selfies,” Instagram said in a blog post. “Unlike other messages in direct, these photos and videos disappear from your friends’ inboxes...

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A Man Found An iPhone 4 At The Bottom Of A Lake — And It Still Works

A Man Found An iPhone 4 At The Bottom Of A Lake — And It Still Works

“We were having negative-25-degree weather, so me and two buddies went ice fishing,” Guntrum told BuzzFeed News. “We were sitting in our portable shanty, and I got a bite on my rod. I laid the phone on my lap, and it slipped off. Instead of landing flat in the snow,...

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PBA Will Not Give Content To PEMRA’s DTH Licensees: Chairman

PBA Will Not Give Content To PEMRA’s DTH Licensees: Chairman

After successful talks with the Pakistan Broadcasters Association (PBA), cable operators have called off their countrywide strike on Tuesday, with a warning for PEMRA that the broadcasters will keep their channels from broadcasting by DTH licenses if the authority fails to meet their needs. Speaking at a news conference following...

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Kanye West Reportedly Hospitalized After Canceling Tour

Kanye West Reportedly Hospitalized After Canceling Tour

Day after Kanye West called off the rest of his ongoing tour, Los Angeles police officers responded to a disturbance call involving the rapper that reportedly ended with him being taken to the hospital. According to an LAPD spokesman, officers responded to a call at 1:20 p.m. near west Hollywood...

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Trump Announces Plans For His First 100 Days In Office

Trump Announces Plans For His First 100 Days In Office

In a video message released by the President-elect Donald Trump, on Monday, outlining his plans for the first 100 days in White House, Trump has said that he would begin the process of withdrawing from the Trans-Pacific Partnership and will issue other orders that will help in ‘draining the swamp’....

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Medical Board Fails To Examine Tortured 8th Grader

Medical Board Fails To Examine Tortured 8th Grader

A medical board consisting of 10 members organized by the Sindh health department, to carry out a thorough examination of the health of a class VIII student, of the Cadet College, Larkana, who was allegedly tortured by a teacher, has  deferred its first meeting on the case. Muhammad Ahmed Hussain...

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Novartis Withdraws From Testing Google’s Smart Contact Lens

Novartis Withdraws From Testing Google’s Smart Contact Lens

Novartis has turned its back to its 2016 goal  of starting its autofocus contact lens on people,even though the company had disclosed that their collaborative product with Google is progressing steadily. “It is too early to say when exactly human clinical trials for these lenses will begin,” said the company’s...

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French Fashion Designer Refuses To Dress Melania Trump

French Fashion Designer Refuses To Dress Melania Trump

There’s no doubt which side the fashion world supported during the US presidential campaign. For years, First Lady Michelle Obama and Democrats’ vanquished presidential candidate Hillary Clinton have been favorites with fashion designers who dressed them in clothes aimed at evoking their values. But New York-based French designer Sophie Theallet...

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What Went Down At This Year’s AMAs?

What Went Down At This Year’s AMAs?

Canadian rapper Drake won his first ever American Music Awards on Sunday and former One Direction boy band member Zayn was voted best new artist. Drake, 30, who got a leading 13 nominations, took home the awards for best rap/hip-hop artists and album for his best-selling Views, which earlier this...

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Zardari Likely To Return To Pakistan In The Next Few Weeks

Zardari Likely To Return To Pakistan In The Next Few Weeks

Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Co-Chairman and former president Asif Ali Zardari in an interview, denied being in ‘exile’ and said he would return to Pakistan within the next few weeks, Geo reported. Speaking to journalist Hamid Mir during Geo News’ ‘Capital Talk’, the PPP leader who has divided his time...

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Letter From Qatari Prince Lacks Legal Influence

Letter From Qatari Prince Lacks Legal Influence

Noticeable lawyers are of the opinion that Qatari prince Hamad Bin Jassim Bin Jaber Al Thani will have to submit ‘required evidence’ and make himself available before the court in the Panama Papers case, otherwise his letter has no legal value at all. “The letter from the Qatari prince in...

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President Obama Advices Trumps And His Fellow Democrats

President Obama Advices Trumps And His Fellow Democrats

President Obama requested his fellow Democrats and President-elect Donald Trump to in the coming years focus on American ideals — for the benefit of Americans and the rest of the world. Obama spoke at the close of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation conference in Lima, Peru, his final press conference scheduled...

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Defence Valor Ready To Be Showcased At IDEAS 2016

Defence Valor Ready To Be Showcased At IDEAS 2016

Defence exhibition showcasing the country’s state of the art military hardware: fighter aircraft, tanks, missiles, drones, APCs and firearms, is all set to start on Tuesday at the Karachi Expo Centre, which will be inaugurated by PM Nawaz Sharif. This year’s International Defence Exhibition and Seminar (IDEAS) 2016 has attracted...

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Lady Gaga Takes Up Black Lives Matter With New Album

Lady Gaga Takes Up Black Lives Matter With New Album

Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta AKA Lady Gaga entered the world of fame with her shock-inducing outfits and remains the seventh most followed person on Twitter. The singer now, is on the verge of launching her new album, which has come as a surprise to many as it will be Lady...

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Leonardo DiCaprio Plans To Bring Captain Planet To The Big Screen

Leonardo DiCaprio Plans To Bring Captain Planet To The Big Screen

Leonardo DiCaprio is all set to bring Earth’s centuries old nemesis – The Pollution – down in his upcoming movie where he’ll be seen as the Captain Planet. The Oscar-winning actor’s Appian Way Productions company is teaming up with Paramount to obtain the rights to the popular 1990s cartoon series....

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Samsung Galaxy S8 News, Rumors, and new features

Samsung Galaxy S8 News, Rumors, and new features

With all the bad publicity ruining the reputation of the Ever-So-Tech-Giant Samsung, rumors have it that Samsung might release a new smartphone by the February next year as an attempt to recover the lost ground after the mayhem caused by the exploding Note 7. Amid the exploding mayhem, the tech...

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Why Samsung Still Can’t Figure Out The Note 7 Explosion?

Why Samsung Still Can’t Figure Out The Note 7 Explosion?

It’s has been six weeks since the first Galaxy Note 7 that has exploded, was recalled from the Samsung Electronics and it’s been around three weeks since the tech-giants stopped selling their cellphones entirely, the company is still unaware of what is causing its flagship smartphones to explode. There is...

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Instagram Introduces New Shopping Feature

Instagram Introduces New Shopping Feature

Instagram is introducing a new feature in an attempt to trigger sales of products that appear in its feed. The shops, which will be making their debut in a test with 20 partners in the coming week, will allow to you to simply tap the pictures you see in the...

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Here’s How Much You’re Worth To Facebook

Here’s How Much You’re Worth To Facebook

About $4, is your worth to the Facebook. According to the company’s newly released third-quarter earnings report, which has revealed the average revenue per user, worldwide and generally across the US, Canada, Europe, Asia-Pacific and ‘Rest of the World’ Markets. Those who are using Facebook in the US and Canada...

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Apple Decides To Drop Prices On MacBook Adapters

Apple Decides To Drop Prices On MacBook Adapters

The newly-introduced MacBook Pro is slimmer, lighter; with a tiny colorful touch-responsive bar with the keyboard. The users who have stuck themselves with the Macs were kind of mad at their laptops this year as it was missing the conventional USB ports and had only USB-C ports.   Right now...

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Pakistani Cinemas To Screen Irani Films

Pakistani Cinemas To Screen Irani Films

With the Indian movies on a halt due to the ban, Pakistani cinemas are all set to screen Irani films. Seeing the Pakistani cinema going towards its decline, the move was made to help the ailing Pakistani film industry regain its old glory. Previously, the survival of the Pakistan film...

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Microsoft Office Apps Will Now Work On Chrome OS

Microsoft Office Apps Will Now Work On Chrome OS

Chromebooks were working on ways, trying to access Office Apps on Google Play Store. Thus, Microsoft has finally worked out a solution to clarify the situation about its popular productivity apps. Asus Flip specifically came across this issue first, with the message that the Office apps were “unsupported on this...

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Windows 10 Will Now Feature A Simulated Trackpad

Windows 10 Will Now Feature A Simulated Trackpad

Microsoft has announced an update for its Windows 10 operating software last month, which will roll out on consumer level, next year. The new feature that’s already grabbed all the talks, works on augmented and virtual reality gaming and a few more others. Microsoft kept itself from revealing all the...

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iOS Now Has A New Life Saving Feature

iOS Now Has A New Life Saving Feature

Apple is testing a new feature for iPhones that would enables its users to make phone calls at the time when they are in the time of emergency. iOS’ new beta version revealed a new SOS feature that allows its users to make emergency calls by simply pressing the power...

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Meet The Pakistani Startup That Offers Solutions To The Differently-Abled Ones

Meet The Pakistani Startup That Offers Solutions To The Differently-Abled Ones

Renowned tech companies all over the world have introduced devices to assist the differently-abled people so they can overcome the challenges they go through every day. Now, in Pakistan – thanks to the entrepreneurs, who are of the belief that they can bring change to the lives of the deprived...

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Google Introduces An App That Will Enhance Your #TBT Game

Google Introduces An App That Will Enhance Your #TBT Game

Google PhotoScan – another life-saving app from Google that will capture, digitize and organize your photos from Childhood and up your #TBT game each time you decide to head to Instagram or Facebook, to share your childhood photos. The company is positioning the app such that it preserves and digitally...

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A Young Educationist No Longer Among Us

A Young Educationist No Longer Among Us

Shan ul Haque – the Director of Haque Academy and son in law of Prime Minister’s Special Assistant Syed Tariq Fatemi, passed away today in Karachi at the age of 37. According to Haque’s family members and acquaintances, he died a sudden death, leaving behind everyone in shock and grief....

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Erdogan Addresses Parliament For The Third Time

Erdogan Addresses Parliament For The Third Time

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrived Pakistan on Wednesday, for his two-day visit aimed towards strengthening bilateral relations and encouraging trade, investment and defense cooperation. The Turkish president was accompanied by his wife Emine, alongside a high-level delegation that received a warm welcome on their arrival. Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif,...

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PM Rejects PTI Application In The Panamagate Case

PM Rejects PTI Application In The Panamagate Case

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has presented the Supreme Court with his reply regarding the ongoing Panamagate case, in which PTI claimed to have proofs against the PM, which according to him were baseless. PTI chief Imran Khan has failed to come up with valid evidences and therefore, all the petitions...

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