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Zoom, China, online activist meetings

Zoom accedes to Chinese demands to shutter online activist meetings

Story by AFP Zoom said it acceded to Chinese government demands that it close accounts of US and Hong Kong activists who gathered on the popular chat app to mark the...

Jessica Mulroney, Meghan Markle

Trouble for Meghan Markle’s best friend Jessica Mulroney’s TV show

Jessica Mulroney’s TV show has been pulled after being called out for white privilege and ‘problematic behaviour’. The stylist – a close friend of the Duchess of...

Bejing, Harvard, coronavirus, study, disinformation

Bejing slams Harvard coronavirus study as ‘disinformation’

Story by AFP China rejected a preliminary study by US researchers on Thursday, suggesting the coronavirus may have been circulating in China since August 2019, calling...

Researchers, Chile, 74 million year old, mammal teeth

Researchers in Chile unearth 74 million year old mammal teeth

Story by Reuters Chilean and Argentine researchers have unearthed teeth in far-flung Patagonia belonging to a mammal that lived 74 million years ago, the oldest such...

Sony, PlayStation 5

Sony unveils PlayStation 5

Story by AFP Sony on June 12 unveiled a host of titles for its upcoming PlayStation 5 console along with a look with what the slated for a release later this year will...

Pakistan, electromedical devices, PEC

Is Pakistan going to start manufacturing electromedical devices?

Pakistan’s Ministry of Science and Technology signed a memorandum of understanding with the National Health Services Ministry to begin manufacturing electromedical...

Cynthia Ritchie, Islamabad police, US blogger

Islamabad Police refuse to register case against US blogger Cynthia Ritchie

The Islamabad police have refused to lodge case against Pakistan-based US blogger Cynthia Dawn Ritchie for leveling allegations against former PM Benazir Bhutto....

‘Smart lockdown’ is the only option for Pakistan: Imran Khan

Pakistan can only afford ‘smart lockdown’: Imran Khan

Prime Minister Imran Khan has said he was already aware that the number of Covid-19 cases and deaths would increase with the passage of time but smart lockdown was the...

Azakeh Daniel, Pakistan, drama actress

Meet Pakistani drama actress Azakeh Daniel

Pakistan has produced numerous TV stars who garnered immense fame in no time and one of them is Azakeh Daniel – a promising drama actress. Daniel is from Karachi,...