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If you bought $100 of bitcoin 7 years ago, you’d be sitting on $75 million now

If you bought $100 of bitcoin 7 years ago, you’d be sitting on $75 million now

By News Desk As the seven year anniversary of the first bitcoin transaction hit, the cryptocurrency also hit a record high trading at $2,251.61 on Monday, reported CNBC. In simpler words, if seven years ago you bought $100 of bitcoin, they would now be worth $75 million. On May 22, 2010 a programmer named Laszlo […]

UK CONSUMER SPENDING GROWS AT SLOWEST RATE IN THREE YEARS: VISA

UK CONSUMER SPENDING GROWS AT SLOWEST RATE IN THREE YEARS: VISA

LONDON – British consumer spending increased at the slowest annual pace in more than three years in the first three months of 2017, in a further sign that one of the economy’s main engines is losing steam as Brexit preparations begin, a survey showed on Monday. Payment card company Visa (V.N) said real-terms spending increased […]

Janet Jackson splits from husband of five years

Janet Jackson splits from husband of five years

DESK REPORT Three months after having their first child, Janet Jackson and her husband Wissam Al-Mana have split ways. Sources close to the couple told DailyMail, “Sadly, Janet and Wissam have decided that it wasn’t working and to go their separate ways.” Though they’ll be separated, the two have decided to co-parent their first-born, Eissa […]

This teenager needs 18m retweets for a year’s supply of free nuggets

This teenager needs 18m retweets for a year’s supply of free nuggets

By Food & Travel Desk Carter Wilkerson on the right. PHOTO: Leo Flores/ Twitter A teenager from Nevada, United States is on a mission to get 18 million retweets. Carter Wilkerson asked American fast-food chain Wendy’s how many retweets he would need for a year’s supply of free nuggets. To his surprise, Wendy’s challenged him […]

Military courts resume for two years after president gives assent

Military courts resume for two years after president gives assent

President Mamnoon Hussain on Friday gave his assent to an amendment in the Constitution granting legal cover to military courts, Radio Pakistan reported on Friday. The president has signed the Constitution’s 23rd Amendment bill 2017 and Inquiry Commission Bill after which the bills have become Acts. The bills had already been passed by parliament. As […]

Indian woman cuts off husband’s genitals after being denied sex for 10 years

Indian woman cuts off husband’s genitals after being denied sex for 10 years

Indian woman cuts off husband’s genitals after being denied sex for 10 years By News Desk A woman from northern Uttar Pradesh, India, severed her husband’s genitals on Thursday after he refused to have physical relations with her, according to a report in the Hindustan Times. The 34 year-old victim, who is a cab operator, […]

A 2,600-year-old palace in Mosul is at risk of collapsing

A 2,600-year-old palace in Mosul is at risk of collapsing

A 2,600-year-old palace in Mosul is at risk of collapsing By News Desk Archaeologists have claimed the discovery of a 2,600 year-old palace beneath a shrine destroyed by Islamic State militants. The experts say that there is an additional network of chambers beneath the ruins of the Mosque of the Prophet Jonah (AS). The shrine was […]

PAKISTAN Veteran actor Farooq Zameer passes away

PAKISTAN Veteran actor Farooq Zameer passes away

LAHORE: Veteran TV actor Farooq Zameer passed away on Thursday after a protracted illness,  The famous TV actor had been suffering from illness for six months. His funeral prayer will be held in Lahore. Farooq Zameer has performed pivotal roles in scores of dramas including ‘Rani’, ’93 Shumali’ and ‘Gadarya’. He has also acted in a […]

Nandipur power project handed over to Chinese company for 10 years

Nandipur power project handed over to Chinese company for 10 years

NANDIPUR (Yes News) – Nandipur power project has been handed over to a Chinese company on contract for ten years, and the deal has been signed as well. According to details, a formal ceremony was held at Nandipur Power Plant in which joint secretary to Ministry of Water and Power Zaffar Iqbal, Muzaffargarh Thermal Power Station […]

NASA unveils spaceship hatch 50 years after fatal Apollo 1 fire

NASA unveils spaceship hatch 50 years after fatal Apollo 1 fire

NASA on Friday marked the 50th anniversary of its moon program’s fatal Apollo launchpad fire with the first public display of the scorched hatch that trapped three astronauts inside their spaceship during a routine pre-launch test. NASA astronauts Virgil “Gus” Grissom, Edward White and Roger Chaffee died when thick smoke filled the crew module of […]

Nuclear ‘Doomsday Clock’ ticks closest to midnight in 64 years

Nuclear ‘Doomsday Clock’ ticks closest to midnight in 64 years

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Atomic scientists reset their symbolic “Doomsday Clock” to its closest time to midnight in 64 years on Thursday, saying the world was closer to catastrophe due to threats such as nuclear weapons, climate change and Donald Trumps election as U.S. president. The timepiece, devised by the Chicago-based Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists […]

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 […]