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Is one of the brightest stars in the night sky getting darker?

Story by AFP Astronomers have managed to take pictures of Betelgeuse showing that the star, one of the brightest in the Milky Way, has been losing luminosity over recent...

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VIDEO: 68 Indian college girls forced to strip for a bizarre reason

As many as 68 college girls in India were forced to parade naked through the college into the restroom and were asked to remove their undergarments to prove that they...

Naya Nazimabad, housing project, legal problems, Sindh High Court, lease, land acquisition

Residents worry as Naya Nazimabad Housing Project gets caught up in legal tiff

The Naya Nazimabad residential housing scheme is mired in a legal tiff after a comprehensive inquiry was ordered on allegations that a project land meant for mining...

Shahid Afridi, baby girl, Pakistan, cricket

Shahid Afridi blessed with another baby girl

Former Pakistan cricket star Shahid Afridi is now a proud dad of five adorable daughters, as he has just been blessed with another baby girl. Taking to Instagram on Feb...

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Coronavirus death toll crosses 1,500 after more cases reported

Story by AFP The death toll from China’s new coronavirus epidemic jumped past 1,500 on Saturday but new infections fell following a mid-week surge caused by a...

Jellyfish, sting, touch, venom

Here’s how a jellyfish can sting you without even a single touch

Story by AFP Scientists have found that a species of the jellyfish throw venom grenades to create stinging water to snare their preys.  The Cassiopea xamachana...

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Karachi’s green areas shrunk by 4pc, says World Bank

The state of green areas in Karachi reflect a bleak pictures as ratio of such areas has witnessed a considerable decline in the last few years, says a World Bank Report....

Fawad Chaudhry, social media, regulation, Pakistan

Minister justifies Pakistan govt’s move to regulate social media

Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhary has on Friday said that regulating social media is perfectly public interest requirement. Fawad Chaudhry took...

Pakistan, US, air defence, weapon system, India, sell, United States, Aisha Farooqui

Pakistan concerned over US decision to sell air defence weapon system to India

Foreign Office Spokesperson Aisha Farooqui has said that United States decision to sell air defence weapon system to India as disturbing which will de-stabilise the...

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VIDEO: Chaos in Parliament over PTI minister’s ‘Ten Percent’ remark on PPP

Ruckus erupted in the National Assembly on Feb 13 (Thursday) when Minister for Energy Minister Omar Ayub remarked ‘Ten Percent’ in an indirect criticism to the...