Umar Akmal’s appeal to be heard on 13 July
Posted 05:37 PM, 6 Jul, 2020

Former Supreme Court judge Mr Justice (retd) Faqir Muhammad Khokhar, in his capacity as an independent adjudicator, will hear Umar Akmal’s ...

PML-N to take up issue of 24NewsHD TV’s licence suspension in NA
Posted 01:59 AM, 6 Jul, 2020

The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), the main opposition party in the country, has announced it will take up the issue of suspension of 24NewsHD ...

Oscar-winning composer Ennio Morricone dead at 91
Posted 03:51 PM, 6 Jul, 2020

Ennio Morricone, one of the world's best-known and most prolific film composers, died in Rome on Monday at the age of 91. He composed the music for ...

French bus driver brain dead after assault for refusing maskless riders
Posted 03:58 PM, 6 Jul, 2020

A bus driver in France was declared brain dead Monday after being attacked by several people he refused to let aboard because they were not wearing ...

Chinese troops seen withdrawing from flashpoint Himalayan valley: Indian army
Posted 03:56 PM, 6 Jul, 2020

Chinese troops have started removing tents and other structures from a contested Himalayan valley where they fought a deadly battle with Indian ...

Emirates Airline expands cargo connectivity to 100 destinations
Posted 03:16 PM, 6 Jul, 2020

Emirates SkyCargo, freight division of Emirates Airline, will be operating scheduled cargo flights to 100 destinations across six continents during ...

UK historian quits Cambridge over slavery claim
Posted 03:58 PM, 5 Jul, 2020

A British royal historian who said slavery was not genocide has quit his honorary position at Cambridge University and been dropped by his publisher ...

16 dead in Japan as heavy rain triggers floods, mudslides
Posted 12:25 PM, 5 Jul, 2020

At least 16 people are dead after torrential rain in Japan triggered massive floods and mudslides, local media said Sunday,  as rescue ...

Israel launches new spy satellite
Posted 03:37 PM, 6 Jul, 2020

Israel launched a new reconnaissance satellite early Monday, the defence ministry said, its latest asset to be deployed against arch-enemy Iran. "The ...

Uber agrees deal to buy food delivery app Postmates
Posted 03:34 PM, 6 Jul, 2020

Uber has agreed to buy food delivery app Postmates in a multibillion dollar deal, according to Bloomberg. The San Francisco-based rideshare giant has ...

Hundreds of drones light up Seoul sky with virus messages
Posted 03:30 PM, 6 Jul, 2020

Hundreds of drones lit up the night sky in Seoul for a spectacular showcase of motivational and awareness messages as the world battles the ...

UK flights to Greece resume July 15
Posted 04:11 PM, 6 Jul, 2020

Direct flights from Britain will resume on July 15, the Greek government said Monday in a bid to reopen the country to one of its leading sources of ...

UK to unveil sanctions against human rights violators
Posted 03:46 PM, 6 Jul, 2020

Britain will on Monday name the first individuals to be sanctioned under a new regime targeting people who violate human rights, with Russians and ...