US welcomes Kartarpur Corridor initiative by Pakistan to facilitate Sikh pilgrims
The United States has welcomed the Kartarpur Corridor initiative by Pakistan and India to facilitate Sikh pilgrims.
Speaking at a press briefing, State Department spokesperson Morgan Ortagus said in Washington that it is certainly a good news and we encourage it.
She said anything that increases people-to-people ties between India ...
House collapse kills 7 Members Of A Family In Sheikhupua
Seven members of a family were killed when roof of a dilapidated house collapsed in Kot Abdul Malik, a tehsil of Sheikhupua, on Tuesday night.
As per details, a roof of a house collapsed in Kot Abdul Malik due to heavy monsoon rain, trapping seven persons under the debris. Rescue ...
Govt soon to confiscate properties of Sharif family: Shahzad Akbar
Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Accountability Shahzad Akbar says action would soon be taken against “Benami” properties as per law of the land and the recovered money will be deposited to the national exchequer.
He was addressing a press conference along with Federal Minister for Maritime Affairs Syed ...
Six or five runs for Ben Stokes? Overthrow controversy in last over of World Cup final
One of the biggest turning points of the World Cup final humdinger between England and New Zealand was the overthrow on the fourth ball of the final over bowled by Trent Boult.
Needing nine runs from three balls to win their first-ever men’s World Cup crown, England were handed ...
No Pakistani included in World Cup 2019 team of the tournament
There were a few star performers in Pakistan’s disappointing World Cup 2019 campaign but neither of them delivered consistently in the tournament.
And that fact was aptly illustrated in the ICC World Cup 2019 team which was announced by the International Cricket Council on Monday following Sunday’s pulsating finale featuring ...
Djokovic leads Federer 2-1 in Wimbledon final
Novak Djokovic is one set away from a fifth Wimbledon title after winning another tiebreaker against Roger Federer in the men’s final.
Djokovic leads 7-6 (5), 1-6, 7-6 (4).
Federer has yet to face a break point in the match and had a set point with Djokovic serving at 5-4 in ...
Netflix deletes suicide scene from popular youth show, '13 Reasons Why'
Netflix Inc. is removing a controversial graphic scene depicting a youth suicide from its popular young adult drama “13 Reasons Why”, following advice from medical experts, the company said on its Twitter account early on Tuesday.
The show, based on a book of the same name, depicts the suicide of the ...
Child Marriage: Sharmeen Chinoy s' latest series
Pakistani Oscar winner Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy tackles child marriage and released the third part from the animated series Shattering the Silence, a project aimed at creating meaningful dialogue around issues of child abuse.
The third animated short film titled Child Marriage is told through the eyes of a young girl ...
Veteran Pakistani actor Zaheen Tahira passes away at 70
Veteran Pakistani drama actor Zaheen Tahira passed away on Tuesday, her family confirmed, two weeks after she admitted to the intensive care unit following a major cardiac arrest on June 23.
The Khuda Ki Basti actor was put on the ventilator after suffering a heart attack last month and had been ...
US firms may get nod to restart Huawei sales
The US may approve licenses for companies to re-start new sales to Huawei in as little as two weeks, according to a senior US official, in a sign President Donald Trump’s recent effort to ease restrictions on the Chinese company could move forward quickly.
A woman walks in front ...
Facebook co-founder says Libra could shift monetary clout to private companies
Facebook Inc's Libra cryptocurrency would hand over much of the control of monetary policy from central banks to private companies, the company’s co-founder Chris Hughes said in an opinion piece on Friday.
"If global regulators don’t act now, it could very soon be too late," Hughes said.
NASA to open International Space Station to tourists from 2020
NASA said Friday it will open up the International Space Station to business ventures including space tourism as it seeks to financially disengage from the orbiting research lab.
Price tag? Tens of millions of dollars for a round trip ticket and $35,000 a night.
"NASA is opening the International Space Station ...