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Jemima, Imran Khan, funny poster, magic spell, Bushra Bibi

Jemima shares funny poster showing her, Imran, his wife and her ‘magic spell’

Imran Khan’s ex-wife, Jemima Goldsmith, who is quite active on Twitter, shared a funny poster of showing herself, Imran Khan and his wife Bushra Bibi in a veil, and...

New tomato virus, crops, France, Finistere, ministry

Government in action as new ‘tomato virus’ spreads in French region

Story by AFP Tomato plants in France´s far-west Finistere region have been contaminated with a destructive virus that can lead to whole crops being wasted, the...

Imran Khan, Taliban, Afghanistan, Afghan government,Pakistan, militant safe haven, Imran Khan, Prime Minister, Afghan peace process

Pakistan no longer a militant safe haven: PM Imran

Story by AFP Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan has insisted that his country is no longer a militant safe haven, and said his administration fully supports the...

Pakistan, social media, Pakistan's Citizens Protection Rules

Pakistan’s new social media rules termed harmful for digital economy

The Asia Internet Coalition (AIC) has expressed its concern over Pakistan’s Citizens Protection Rules (Against Online Harm).   The AIC, which is an industry...

Son, Duduzane Zuma, South African, president, Pakistan, HBL, scam

Son of former South African president linked to Pakistan’s top bank scam

Duduzane Zuma, son of former South African president Jacob Zuma, is once again battling against accusations of corruption, after an investigation by the State Bank of...

New Jersey, first birth, 40 years, Joe, Jeanne Golato

New Jersey city marks first birth in more than 40 years

Police and medics assisted with the delivery of a baby that records show was the first birth in Sea Isle City, New Jersey, in more than 40 years. Joe and Jeanne Golato...

Pakistan, refugees, UN chief, António Guterres, country

Pakistan world’s second largest country hosting refugees: UN chief

The Secretary-General of United Nations, António Guterres, says he appreciates Pakistan for being the second largest country hosting refugees on earth. He made this...

Multilingual, robot, waitress, Afghan capital, Kabul, Timea

This robot waitress at a Kabul restaurant is getting popular in the country!

 Story by AFP In downtown Kabul, a robotic waitress named “Timea” rolls across a restaurant to serve a pizza and fries to customers. Zahra Barakzai, 30,...

False news items, true reports, Christopher Blair

False news items that are perceived as true reports

Story by AFP Christopher Blair produces false stories he insists are easily identifiable as satire rather than news. His pages can rack up millions of views, and at...

Air pollution, cost, world, fossil fuels

Air pollution costs the world US$8 billion a day: report

Air pollution from burning fossil fuels is generating economic losses of US$8 billion (S$11.09 billion) a day, according to a Greenpeace report. That’s about 3.3 per...