first

First ever Grand Pakistan Festival in France ended with a resounding success in Paris

First ever Grand Pakistan Festival in France ended with a resounding success in Paris

Paris September 17, 2017. The first ever mega Pakistan Festival held to celebrate 70 years of Pakistan’s independence concluded in suburbs of Paris today after a splendid display of Pakistan’s culture, handicrafts, fashion, music and cuisine. The Festival was jointly inaugurated by the Ambassador of Pakistan to France Moin ul Haque, member of French parliament […]

India’s first all-woman crew on around-the-globe mission

India’s first all-woman crew on around-the-globe mission

AFP   NEW DELHI:  A team of six naval officers are starting a historic and gruelling around-the-world mission on Sunday – the first circumnavigation of the globe by an Indian all-female crew.Lieutenant Commander Vartika Joshi, who is leading the voyage which will begin in the western state of Goa, told AFP the project was “revolutionary” in bringing […]

India’s first female WWE wrestler fights wearing shalwar kameez

India’s first female WWE wrestler fights wearing shalwar kameez

KARACHI  : Yes Urdu Desk : While WWE already has a huge following all around the world, the largest wrestling conglomerate is now on its way to bring the best talent and spread its influence even more. With the ongoing Mae Young Classic women’s tournament currently airing on WWE Network, 32 female wrestlers from several countries […]

This Pakistani designer dressed Kareena Kapoor for her first post-baby shoot

This Pakistani designer dressed Kareena Kapoor for her first post-baby shoot

DESK REPORT Kareena Kapoor sure seems to like Pakistani fashion. She was the face of Faraz Manan lawn for a long time (and still shows up to support Faraz’s achievements). Now, she’s wearing Tena Durrani for her comeback shoot in Asiana Dubai magazine. Tena designed a bespoke three-piece collection for the shoot, which took place […]

Trump set for first meeting with Palestinian president

Trump set for first meeting with Palestinian president

Agency RAMALLAH, PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES:  US President Donald Trump meets Mahmud Abbas Wednesday for their first face-to-face talks, with the Palestinian leader hoping the billionaire businessman’s unpredictable approach can inject life into long-stalled peace efforts. Abbas makes the trip to Washington while politically unpopular back home, but hoping Trump can pressure Israel into concessions he believes […]

Mars spacecraft’s first missions face delays: NASA

Mars spacecraft’s first missions face delays: NASA

By AFP WASHINGTON DC:  NASA will probably delay the first two missions of its Orion deep-space capsule, being developed to send astronauts beyond earth’s orbit and eventually to Mars, the US space agency said on Thursday. A report by NASA’s Office of Inspector General cited technical as well as budget challenges. The first launch of […]

First woman on trial in Saudi Arabia over Shia protests

First woman on trial in Saudi Arabia over Shia protests

By AFP RIYADH:  The trial has begun in Saudi Arabia of the first woman accused of involvement in protests in a Shia-majority area of the kingdom, a newspaper reported Tuesday. The Okaz daily did not name the accused, but gave her age as 43. It said she is “the first woman accused of being involved […]

FIRST EDITION OF DAILY 92 NEWS HITS SHELVES

FIRST EDITION OF DAILY 92 NEWS HITS SHELVES

LAHORE (News Desk) – Following the success of first ever hdplus news channel in Pakistan, the Lahore-based 92 News Media group has today launched its Urdu newspaper daily 92 News. 92 News group has launched a national level Urdu language newspaper ‘Daily 92 News’ in order to keep the masses aware of current political and […]

Mahira Khan, Alia Bhatt wore the exact same outfit, but who wore it first?

Mahira Khan, Alia Bhatt wore the exact same outfit, but who wore it first?

By Entertainment Desk PHOTO: INSTAGRAM/DIVA MAGAZINE Yes, you read that right – Mahira Khan and Alia Bhatt were spotted donning the exact same outfit. The creme jumpsuit did wonders to enhance the beauties’ lithe frames but one of them wore it first and sported it better. Mahira Khan PHOTO: INSTAGRAM/MAHIRA KHAN The ultimate style icon […]

SpaceX successfully launches first recycled rocket booster

SpaceX successfully launches first recycled rocket booster

RETURES A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket recovered at sea from its maiden flight last year blasted off again from Florida on Thursday in the first successful launch of a recycled orbital-class booster, then capped the feat with another return landing on an ocean platform. The unprecedented twin achievements of re-launching a used rocket and salvaging […]

Pakistani man becomes first muslim to join NYPD’s emergency unit

Pakistani man becomes first muslim to join NYPD’s emergency unit

A man of Pakistani origin on Wednesday made history as he became the first Muslim to join the New York City Police Department’s (NYPD) Emergency Services Unit. ─Twitter Sergeant Ali Javed became not only the first Muslim but also the first Pakistani to be became a member of the elite force, NYPD Muslim Officers Society […]

Hong Kong election: Beijing-backed Lam first female leader

Hong Kong election: Beijing-backed Lam first female leader

Media captionHong Kong’s three candidate: the nanny, Mr Pringles or the judge? Carrie Lam has been elected as Hong Kong’s new leader – the first woman to hold the top job. Mrs Lam, 59, had the backing of the Chinese government in Beijing and was widely expected to win. Hong Kong has a degree of […]