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Frog with yellow eyebrows discovered in Colombia

BOGOTA: A new species of terrestrial frog with yellow eyebrows has been found in Colombia's East Andes, researchers announced Tuesday. The Pristimantis macrummendozai was discovered...

Blue diamond sells for $25 mn in New York

NEW YORK: A blue diamond from the South African mine famous for contributing to the British Crown Jewels sold for more than $25 million...

Int’l Day against Drug Abuse, Illicit Trafficking today

ISLAMABAD: International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking will be observed on tomorrow across the world including Pakistan to raise awareness on drug...

Wafaq-ul-Madaris to adopt syllabus of FBISE

ISLAMABAD: Wafaq-ul-Madaris on Wednesday collectively decided to adopt the syllabus of Federal Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (FBISE) for their matriculations and Intermediate...

Azadi Train ready to begin journey on Thursday

ISLAMABAD: Azadi Train is all set to begin its one-month country-wide journey from Margalla Station Islamabad on  Thursday to showcase different aspects of Pakistan's...

PR reservation offices to remain closed on Eid

LAHORE: All reservation offices of the Pakistan Railways will remain closed on the first day of Eid-ul-Azha. According to a notification issued here on Wednesday,...

Earthquake-2005 being remembered on Saturday with focus on vulnerable communities

ISLAMABAD: On National Disaster Awareness Day, the devastating earthquake of October 8, 2005 will be remembered on Saturday with special focus on sensitizing the...

10,000 endangered frogs die in Peru

LIMA: Peru is investigating what killed some 10,000 Titicaca water frogs, a critically endangered species affectionately known as the "scrotum frog," in a river...

World Stroke day 2016 being observed on Saturday

ISLAMABAD: The World Stroke Day 2016 being observed on Saturday across the globe including Pakistan with the theme "Face the Facts: Stroke is Treatable". According...