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Editors Choice

Zuckerberg

Goodbye, Facebook Newsfeed: The Newsfeed Armageddon

Earlier today, Mark Zuckerberg, CEO of Facebook, announced the end of the Facebook News Feed as we know it. Earlier today, Facebook announced the end of the Facebook News Feed as we know it. In a Facebook post, Mark Zuckerberg today wrote: "Recently we've gotten feedback from our community that public content -- posts from businesses, brands and media --...

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Zuckerberg

Goodbye, Facebook Newsfeed: The Newsfeed Armageddon

Earlier today, Mark Zuckerberg, CEO of Facebook, announced the end of the Facebook News Feed as we know it. Earlier today, Facebook announced the end of the Facebook News Feed as we know it. In a Facebook post, Mark Zuckerberg today wrote: "Recently we've gotten feedback from our community that public content -- posts from businesses, brands and media --...

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Arfa-karim

Remembering youngest IT professional Arfa Karim on her 6th death anniversary

LAHORE: Today is the sixth death anniversary of the world’s youngest Microsoft Certified Professional Arfa Karim Randhawa. People from all walks of life paid rich tribute to tech prodigy Arfa Karim on her death anniversary. Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB) Chairman Dr Umar Saif paid tribute to World's youngest Microsoft Certified Professional Arfa Karim. “Arfa will be remembered as a...

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Trump, Hot and Cold over the years when it comes to Pakistan

Present United States President Donald Trump has a history of accusing and attacking foreign governments on several issues when he notoriously logs in on his twitter like a cowboy getting on his saddle. His major tweets about Pakistan before and after his presence in Politics are: 'Pakistan is not a friend' The US raid in Abbottabad, 2011,after the arrest of...

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DT

US considering withholding $255m in aid for Pakistan over Haqqani network operative access

Detailing one of the causes of the ‘rift’ between Pakistan and US, a report in the New York Times claims that relations between the two countries soured after Pakistan refused to give access to the United States to one of the abductors of the American-Canadian couple, who were recovered earlier in October. According to The New York Times When Pakistani...

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CPEC

Tripartite summit: CPEC has no connection with existing territorial disputes in region, says China

BEIJING: China on Wednesday reiterated that China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) was an economic cooperation project and it should not be politicized as it had no connection with the existing disputes in the region. “We have already expressed our position on many occasions on this issue and the economic corridor does not target at third parties and hopes to benefit entire...

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Bhutto

Benazir Bhutto’s 10th Death Anniversary

Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto was born on 21st June, 1953 in Karachi, Pakistan. She belonged to a Sindhi family and had three siblings. She is known as the first ever woman who ruled over a Muslim majority in the history of the world. Her father Zulfiqar Bhutto was the most prominent leader. Benazir had studied Law from abroad, so, she assisted...

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Bitcoin

Israel Seeks to Ban Bitcoin Companies From Its Stock Exchange

Earlier this month, the chairman of the Israel Securities Authority (ISA), Shmuel Hauser, said that bitcoin-based companies wouldn't be included in TASE indexes, adding there was a need for a regulatory framework for such instruments. He announced that he would propose to the ISA board next week to ban companies based on any cryptocurrency, including Bitcoin, from trading on the...

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Christmas

Despite SHC clear order, over 9,000 Christian workers not paid for Christmas celebrations

KARACHI: More than 9,500 Christian workers of the civic agencies could not get their salaries before their annual Christmas festival to celebrate it properly with their families, according to Media report The workers, as a protest, have announced that they would celebrate Christmas on the road along the Karachi Press Club. These workers are associated with the district municipal corporations...

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Christ

Indians stake claim on Jerusalem, Jesus was a Tamil Hindu, Shiva worshiper

Mumbai: Ganesh Damodar (Babarao) Savarkar, the elder brother of Vinayak Damodar (Veer) Savarkar, had claimed in his book Jesus Christ was born a Tamil Hindu. The book written by one of the founders of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh in 1946 is now being re-issued by a Mumbai-based right-wing trust. As per the book `Christ Parichay`, Jesus was a Vishwakarma Brahmin...

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India Launches $8 Billion Program to Make Its Own Fighter Jet

India has officially launched a program aimed at creating its own single-engine combat aircraft that will require no technology from abroad. New Delhi seeks to procure 83 combat aircraft produced by the state-owned Hindustan Aeronautics LTD (HAL) in an attempt to free its air force from dependence on imported technologies, Defense One reports. According to the report, the airplane, designated...

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Suu Kyi, Myanmar’s Army chief could face genocide charges: UN

UNITED NATIONS: Mya­­­n­mar’s civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi and head of the armed forces, Gen Aung Min Hlaing, could potentially face genocide charges in the fut­ure, United Nations human rights chief Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein told the BBC. “Given the scale of the military operation, clearly these would have to be decisions taken at a high enough level,” he...

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cpec

Pak, China says goodbye to US Dollars under CPEC Prog

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Planning, Development and Interior Ahsan Iqbal has said the Chinese currency RMB would be used for transactions under the China Pakistan Economic Corridor. Pakistan and China agreed on saying goodbye to the US dollar for bilateral trade, loans and repayments as well as profit repatriation and now both the countries would use the Chinese currency RMB under...

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Maryam

Maryam Nawaz Most Powerful Woman of Pakistan, 11th most in the World, declares NYT

Maryam Nawaz, the daughter of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, has been featured on The New York Times list of 11 powerful women who the publication's correspondents wrote about in 2017. Maryam along with 10 other women from around the world who have been chosen for the article run under the NYT's Saturday Profile section, which "aims to bring to...

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Raving in Myanmar as EDM conquers Asia’s frontiers

Lasers cut across the sea of ravers bouncing to the beat at '808 Festival Yangon', as Asia's $1 billion EDM money machine careers into Myanmar, whose youth are at last able to connect with their global peers. With its high-voltage staging and superstar DJs, EDM (Electronic Dance Music) is scooping up devotees with dollars to spend in the poor but...

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Solar-System

Artificial intelligence finds solar system with 8 planets like ours

A solar system with as many planets as our own has been discovered with the help of NASA's Kepler space telescope and artificial intelligence, the US space agency said Thursday. "Our solar system now is tied for most number of planets around a single star," NASA said in a statement. However, none of the planets are expected to be hospitable...

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Thai-Dog

‘Blade runner’ legs give maimed Thai dog new lease on life

Just over a year after he was maimed for gnawing on someone's shoes, Cola is romping across a beach on new sleek paws: curved "blade runner" prosthetics modelled on those used by Paralympian sprinters. The former street pup nearly lost his life last year after a Bangkok man hacked off his front legs with a sword in revenge for chewing...

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