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Khawaja Harris’s withdrawal bid to delay case, claims Fawad

Khawaja Harris’s withdrawal bid to delay case, claims Fawad

ISLAMABAD;Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) information secretary Fawad Chaudhry claimed on Monday that the withdrawal of ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s counsel Khawaja Harris from NAB references is a bid to delay the case. Speaking at a press conference in Islamabad, Fawad stressed Nawaz should neither be provided any deal nor ease. He maintained that no Pakistani court, media […]

Jay-Z defeats copyright claims over ‘Big Pimpin”

Jay-Z defeats copyright claims over ‘Big Pimpin”

(Reuters) – A federal appeals court on Thursday awarded a victory to Jay-Z in a copyright infringement lawsuit claiming that the rapper sampled without permission from an Egyptian composer’s song for his 1999 hit “Big Pimpin’.” The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Pasadena, California ruled 3-0 that the nephew of the late composer […]

Israel hits more Hamas sites, denies ceasefire claims

Israel hits more Hamas sites, denies ceasefire claims

GAZA CITY, Palestinian Territories (AFP) – Israel said it struck 25 more Hamas sites overnight after a barrage of rocket and mortar fire from the Gaza Strip, denying Palestinian claims of a ceasefire Wednesday after the worst flare-up since a 2014 war.The exchange of fire raised the possibility of yet another war in the beleaguered […]

Dozens killed by heatwave in Karachi, claims Faisal Edhi

Dozens killed by heatwave in Karachi, claims Faisal Edhi

KARACHI:Renowned social worker Faisal Edhi has claimed that heatwave has killed dozens of people in different parts of Karachi. He said that at least 160 bodies were brought to Edhi Foundation s morgues on Sunday and Monday out of which dozens had died from heatstroke. Faisal Edhi further said that most of the bodies were brought […]

Punjab Govt Claims People Rejected PTI Manifesto

Punjab Govt Claims People Rejected PTI Manifesto

The Punjab government’s spokesperson claimed people have rejected Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) manifesto as Imran did not make any change in KP four and half years since took over the control of provincial government after 2013 polls. “Imran only played the politics of chaos and put the people in perplex,” the Punjab government spokesperson Malik Muhammad […]

North Korea claims it has joined ranks of nuclear-powered states after recent missile test

North Korea claims it has joined ranks of nuclear-powered states after recent missile test

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un said on Wednesday that his country had achieved full nuclear statehood after what he said was the successful test of a new missile capable of striking anywhere in the United States (US). The intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) launch snapped a two-month pause in testing by the North and poses a […]

Nadia Khan claims daughter physically abused by Hollywood actor

Nadia Khan claims daughter physically abused by Hollywood actor

By News Desk Renowned actress and television host Nadia Khan has registered a police complaint against a famous American actor/producer for allegedly assaulting her daughter during an audition in Dubai. Nadia, like hundreds of other parents, took her daughter to a casting session at The Ritz-Carlton Hotel in JBR on May 20, however, what happened over there […]

Pakistan claims 5 medals in Special Olympics World Winter Games

Pakistan claims 5 medals in Special Olympics World Winter Games

Pakistan bagged five medals at the Special Olympics World Winter Games being held at Ramsau in Austria, Sabahat Tariq claimed the gold medal in the women’s 100 metre sprint, while Huzaifa Qazi and Pervaiz Ahmad took home silver in the men’s 100-metre sprint. Read more: Pakistan’s young special Olympians want to bring home gold Fatima […]

US claims deadly north Syria strike, denies targeting mosque: Centcom

US claims deadly north Syria strike, denies targeting mosque: Centcom

AFP  The US military said Thursday it carried out a deadly air strike on an Al Qaeda meeting in northern Syria and would investigate reports that more than 40 civilians were killed when a mosque was struck in the raid. “We did not target a mosque, but the building that we did target ─ which […]

Google claims many exploits from WikiLeaks’ CIA documents already fixed

Google claims many exploits from WikiLeaks’ CIA documents already fixed

Google claims many exploits from WikiLeaks’ CIA documents already fixed By Tech Desk The Google Pixel phone is displayed during the presentation of new Google hardware in San Francisco, California, US October 4, 2016. PHOTO: REUTERS Following the Wikileaks dump of CIA documents exposing the agency’s alleged hacking programme, Google said it has fixed many […]

Canada rips Fox News over false claims that mosque attacker was Moroccan

Canada rips Fox News over false claims that mosque attacker was Moroccan

A senior official in Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government blasted US television network Fox News on Tuesday for a “false” tweet claiming a Moroccan was the suspect in the Quebec mosque mass shooting. Kate Purchase, Trudeau’s communications director, demanded that Fox News retract or fix the Twitter message, noting that police had released that suspect […]

Gas explosion claims 4 lives in Quetta

Gas explosion claims 4 lives in Quetta

QUETTA:  Four people, including three children, died while two were injured when an explosion occurred due to gas leakage in Nawa Killi, Quetta. A few days back a similar incident took place in PWD Colony, Islamabad. At least three people were killed while four others were injured in the gas leakage explosion. The deceased included […]