World

North Korea plans to-launch new ICBM

North Korea may be preparing for to test-launch an upgraded prototype of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), South Korean Chosun Ilbo newspaper reported on Thursday. The report that intelligence agencies had observed missile parts, believed to be the lower-half of … read more

Pakistan

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CDA launches new mobile help service

ISLAMABAD, JAN 19 – The Capital Development Authority has launched its new mobile help service. The new service will provide services to citizens of Islamabad at their homes. The door step help service will expeditiously redress the complaints of the … read more

Top Stories

Supreme Court

Panama Leaks Case: PM has not committed tax evasion, counsel argues

ISLAMABAD, JAN 18 – A five-member larger bench led by Justice Asif Saeed Khosa resumed hearing the Panama Leaks case on Wednesday. The Prime Minister’s counsel Makhdoom Ali Khan continued with his arguments. He said that the Prime Minister’s daughter … read more

Travel & Tourism

New year celeberations

Auckland, Sydney among first world cities to welcome 2017

AUCKLAND, DEC 31 – Auckland and Sydney became the first major world cities to have welcomed 2017, as New Year celebrations kicked off at Auckland’s Sky Tower and Sydney’s glittering harbour, attracting thousands of spectators to the colourful fireworks displays. … read more

Business

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Hong Kong stocks open higher

Hong Kong stocks edged up in opening trades Wednesday with energy firms lifted by a bounce in oil prices after a recent sell-off. The Hang Seng Index added 0.21 percent, or 48.36 points, to 22,889.33. But the benchmark Shanghai Composite … read more

Sports

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Australia beat Pakistan by 7 wickets in third ODI

PERTH, JAN 19 – Powered by a rapid hundred from skipper Steve Smith, Australia sailed to a seven-wicket victory over Pakistan in the third ODI on Thursday. Australia are up 2-1 in the five-match ODI series. Fast bowler Junaid Khan … read more

Sci & Tech

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Astronomers Have Photographed Sunspots In Detail And Have Revealed Hidden Details About The Star

Astronomers discovered a wide hole in our Sun back in 2015. The giant sunspot that is nearly twice the diameter of the Earth has got some new details that astronomers have shared. New images of the sunspot have allowed astronomers … read more

Health

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Prolonged work-related stress may cause cancer in men

TORONTO: For men, prolonged exposure to work-related stress has been linked to an increased likelihood of lung, colon, rectal and stomach cancer and non-Hodgkin lymphoma, a new study has warned. Researchers, including those from Universite de Montreal in Canada, assessed … read more

Diplomatic

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PIA to upgrade its existing systems: CEO Mr. Bernd Hildenbrand

KARACHI, JAN 19 – PIA has implemented the Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solution to upgrade its existing systems, aiming to provide better operational control and decision support to the airline. A ceremony in this regard was held at PIA Training … read more