Bangladesh, West Indies target World Cup qualifying points in dead rubber

Posted 10:39 PM, 24 Jan, 2021

Bangladesh captain Tamim Iqbal insisted Sunday there was no shortage of hunger in his team after they sealed the three-match, one day series against ...

Centuries-old Waziristan forests facing extinction

Posted 01:04 PM, 24 Jan, 2021

The centuries-old forests of South and North Waziristan Districts are on the verge of extinction as the timber mafia in collusion with the local ...

Sundance enters uncharted waters in unique Oscar season

Posted 02:49 PM, 24 Jan, 2021

In normal years, the Sundance Film Festival kicks off in late January with Hollywood's award season already in full swing. Producers, stars and ...

Pirates kill Turkish sailor, kidnap 15 off Nigeria

Posted 05:33 PM, 24 Jan, 2021

Armed men killed one sailor and abducted 15 from a Turkish cargo ship off the coast of Nigeria, Turkey's Anadolu news agency reported Sunday. That ...

BJP will demolish 3,500 mosques if it returns to power in 2024: MP

Posted 03:46 PM, 24 Jan, 2021

In poll-bound Assam, All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF) leader and Member of Parliament Badruddin Ajmal has said that the ruling Bharatiya ...

CNG stations open for 24 hours in Sindh

Posted 11:27 AM, 24 Jan, 2021

The gas supply to CNG stations has been restored through Sindh including Karachi on Sunday, reported 24NewsHD TV channel. The restoration of gas ...

HEC announces new PhD policy, sets conditions for degree holders

Posted 09:31 PM, 23 Jan, 2021

The Higher Education Commission (HEC) announced on Saturday that people doing PhD in Pakistan would not be allowed to leave the country for jobs ...

Mercury to dip further in many Pakistani cities

Posted 11:36 AM, 22 Jan, 2021

Continental air is prevailing over most parts of the country where mercury is likely to take a further dip in the coming days. However, a westerly ...

Russia wages online battle against TikTok and YouTube

Posted 12:00 PM, 23 Jan, 2021

"I'm an American!" a young Russian under the username Neurolera exclaims in English on the popular video-sharing app TikTok as she explains how to ...

PFA catches 13,000litres cooking oil extracted from filths

Posted 10:51 PM, 22 Jan, 2021

The Punjab Food Authority (PFA) under the supervision of its Director General caught a truck carrying 13,000litres oil extracted from filths at Babu ...

No Europe deaths directly tied to Covid jabs: Experts

Posted 05:58 PM, 24 Jan, 2021

Despite dozens of deaths of people shortly after they were vaccinated against coronavirus, scientists say the evidence available so far does not ...

France imposes border controls in scramble to avoid lockdown

Posted 04:59 PM, 24 Jan, 2021

New border controls went into force in France on Sunday as part of a massive effort to contain the spread of Covid-19 and avoid another nationwide ...

Music, Art classes to start at PNCA from January 26

Posted 03:13 PM, 24 Jan, 2021

Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA) has planned to start Music and Art classes to attract aspirants of music-lovers and art-learners under ...