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International Day of people with disabilities being observed today

International Day of people with disabilities is being observed today (Thursday). The theme of the day, this year is "Inclusion matters: access and empowerment...

Congo declares yellow fever epidemic

KINSHASA: DR Congo on Monday declared a yellow fever outbreak in the capital Kinshasa, home to more than ten million people, and in two...

‘ATR-72 airworthy-safe, fuel efficient aircrafts of PIA’

KARACHI: ATR 72-500 (Aerei da Trasporto Regionale or Avions de transport régional) is a French-Italian aircraft and absolutely safe and airworthy, PIA spokesman Amir...

Scientists develop ice-cream that melts slowly

Everyone is in a hurry to eat their ice-cream at it get melt so quickly, but now you don't have to eat your ice-cream...

Video: 360° view of Dubai from world’s tallest building, Burj Khalifa

The Burj Khalifa, at the heart of Dubai city, stands tall at 828 metres and is the tallest building in the world. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0TJmvNECOtc]

Overweight kids can slim down using video games

Obese kids may be able to drop weight with the help of an unlikely aid, video games. Special exercise video games helped overweight children drop...

Outgoing CJCSC retires on Saturday

RAWALPINDI: A special ceremony was held at Joint Staff Headquarters, Chaklala as the Armed Forces of Pakistan bid farewell to General Rashad Mahmood, the...

Chinese universities to offer Urdu, Farsi classes

BEIJING (China): Two universities in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region will add Urdu and Farsi to their undergraduate curriculum. Shihezi University and Xinjiang Normal...

Tourism activities in Swat on peak this year: MD PTDC

ISLAMABAD: Tourism activities in Swat Valley on its peak this year,Pakistan Tourism Development Corporation (PTDC) will make Swat like Switzerland of Pakistan, Swat, one...

Tourism in Madina to be operated up to 80pc by end...

ISLAMABAD: The tourism and hotel industry in Madina would be operating up to 80 percent of its capacity by the end of Ramzan, according...