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Old TV, UK village, Aberhosan, Wales, internet

Old TV blocks internet for 18 months in a UK village

A village in UK had been experiencing internet outage for 18 months, and engineers have found a shocking root-cause that was causing the outage. According to the...

Cricket, Kashmir, fish man of the match, Fish, Tekipora, Kupwara

Cricketer gets 2.5KG ‘fish’ as award after being named man of the match

In Tekipora Kupwara located in the Indian side of Kashmir, the organisers of a cricket league decided to gift the player something that was never gifted before – a...

China, blacklist, US companies, WSJ

Chinese leaders split over releasing blacklist of US companies: WSJ

Story by Reuters Beijing has sped up development of a blacklist that could be used to punish U.S. technology firms, with Huawei Technologies Co Ltd rival Cisco Systems...

Ansar Abbasi, PTV, fitness programme, woman, workout

Journalist Ansar Abbasi slams PTV for airing segment of female fitness trainer

Seasoned journalist Ansar Abbasi stirred up a social media debate after he tweeted a clip of PTV programme showing female fitness trainer working out. In a tweet, Abbasi...

Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, taxes, tax payment, FBR

Two Karachi markets pay more tax than all markets of Lahore, Islamabad

Karachi has always been in a debate for being marginalized despite paying heavy taxes making it a top tax-paying city across the country. According to FBR report,...

Chicken, poultry van

Dozens of chickens killed as poultry van overturns in Karachi

Two men were injured and dozens of chickens were killed after a poultry van overturned on Karachi’s Shaheed-e-Millat Road on Sep 22 (Tuesday). The men have been...

Meghan Markle, privacy, court case, Associated Newspapers

Newspaper disputes Meghan Markle’s concern over privacy

Lawyers for a British newspaper that is being sued for invasion of privacy by Meghan have argued that she is content for details of her private life to be made public,...

Taj Mahal, coronavirus, COVID-19

Taj Mahal reopens even as India coronavirus cases soar

The Taj Mahal reopened to visitors on Sep 20 in a symbolic business-as-usual gesture even as India looks set to overtake the US as the global leader in coronavirus...

Female Pilots, crisis

Female pilots bear brunt of airline job cuts

Story by Reuters When Megyn Thompson landed her dream job as a commercial pilot last year, she was one of thousands being recruited globally to boost the number of women...

Maryam Nawaz, sandals, social media

Maryam Nawaz’s expensive sandals triggers social media debate

Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Maryam Nawaz became a cynosure on the social media for her expensive footwear. Maryam Nawaz was spotted wearing green sandals...