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Climate change shows in shrinking Antarctic snows

Climate change shows in shrinking Antarctic snows

CARLINI BASE (Yes News) – Vast icy rock peaks tower above Argentina’s Carlini research base in Antarctica. But scientists who have worked here for decades say the glaciers are less icy than they once were. For international experts stationed at the base, the frozen southern continent is a good gauge of climate change. “When I […]

Bangladesh arrests another plotter behind cafe siege

Bangladesh arrests another plotter behind cafe siege

DHAKA (Yes News) – Bangladeshi police Saturday said they have arrested an extremist accused of being one of the “masterminds” of last year’s deadly siege at a Dhaka cafe where 22 hostages were killed. A police spokesman said Jahangir Alam was detained Friday night by counter-terrorism forces in Elenga, a town some 120 kilometres (63 […]

Federal govt borrowed Rs3,373 billion loan in three years

Federal govt borrowed Rs3,373 billion loan in three years

ISLAMABAD (Yes News) – Minister for Finance Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar in his written reply to a call attention notice informed the Upper House of the Parliament that the federal government borrowed Rs3,373 billion loan in last three years. Debt on each Pakistani soared by Rs16,865. Statistics further stated that Pakistan borrowed Rs550 billion from International […]

New Zealand 292-3 at stumps, trail Bangladesh by 303

New Zealand 292-3 at stumps, trail Bangladesh by 303

WELLINGTON (Yes News) – A patient Tom Latham carved out his sixth century to keep New Zealand afloatagainst a rampant Bangladesh on day three of the first Test in Wellington on Saturday. While the left-handed opener calmly went about his work, Bangladesh were able to remove senior batsmen Kane Williamson and Ross Taylor after declaring […]

Shooting ‘Udi Udi Jaye’ song was most challenging: Mahira Khan

Shooting ‘Udi Udi Jaye’ song was most challenging: Mahira Khan

MUMBAI (Yes News) – Stunning actress Mahira Khan has said that shooting of Udi Udi Jaye song was the most challenging. In a statement, Mahira Khan said that she rehearsed so much for the song that she got blisters on the feet. She said she really worked hard and recorded the song on time. Pakistani […]

Michael Jackson spoof show scrapped after family complaints

Michael Jackson spoof show scrapped after family complaints

(Yes News) – A comic film about Michael Jackson was dropped by British makers on Friday after the daughter of the late American pop star described the episode, which casts a white actor to play her father, as vomit-inducing. Paris Jackson said in a series of Tweets on Wednesday that she was “incredibly offended” after […]

‘Hotel Eye’ software to be installed in Rawalpindi hotels to identify, check suspects

‘Hotel Eye’ software to be installed in Rawalpindi hotels to identify, check suspects

RAWALPINDI (Yes News) – Police have decided to install “Hotel Eye” software in various hotels of Rawalpindi for checking and identification of suspected persons. The software will contain all the relevant information regarding suspected, wanted and proclaimed offenders, while the software will be installed in the computer located at the reception. National identity card numbersof […]

Karachi: Plot owners using residential land for commercial activities to be fined

Karachi: Plot owners using residential land for commercial activities to be fined

KARACHI (Yes News) – Director General (DG) Karachi Development Authority (KDA) Syed Nasir Abbashas said that commercial institutions like hotels, schools and tuition centers on resident plots are basic violations of allotments. KDA will soon develop a scheme to fine those owners whose resident plots are being used for commercial purposes and allocate the collected […]

Intermittent rain disrupts routine life in Karachi

Intermittent rain disrupts routine life in Karachi

KARACHI (Yes News) – The intermittent rain in Karachi has paralyzed routine life as the residents are facing difficulties in transportation due to poor sewerage system. According to details, rain water has inundated city court and its adjoining areas adding to woes of litigants who came from far flung locations. Meanwhile, power breakdown turned out […]