Muhammad Awais

‘Cockroach’ and ‘Tidda’ sentenced to 14 years in Karachi

KARACHI: A session court (South Karachi) sentenced on Tuesday two men, belonging to a political party, to a collective 14-years imprisonment each on the charges of...

Here are the best moments from the Grammy Awards 2016

Music’s biggest night wrapped up this morning – and the hype wasn’t just about who won. Artists get us talking with their red carpet style statements,...

No waste management system for capital’s rural areas

ISLAMABAD: The lack of waste management in the federal capital’s rural areas has forced citizens to dispose of their garbage along the sides of major roads and in open...

Benazir murder case: Rehman Malik removed from witness list

ISLAMABAD: The prosecution in the Benazir Bhutto murder case dropped Senator Rehman Malik, ‘star’ witness against (retired) Gen Pervez Musharraf, on Monday after Mr...

Dust yet to settle over KPEC DG’s resignation

PESHAWAR: The dust raised after the resignation of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Ehtesab Commission’s Director General over the issue of amendments in the relevant law is yet to...

Three booked in rape case

RAWALPINDI: Police have registered a rape case against three people after doctors at the Benazir Bhutto Hospital (BBH) confirmed the pregnancy of a 27-year-old unmarried...

Nergis Mavalvala a source of inspiration to Pakistani students: PM Nawaz

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has congratulated Pakistani-born American astrophysicist Professor Nergis Mavalvala for her role in the detection of gravitational...

First ‘Silk Road’ train arrives in Tehran from China

TEHRAN: The first train to connect China and Iran arrived in Tehran on Monday loaded with Chinese goods, reviving the ancient Silk Road, the Iranian railway company...

Syrian hospital strikes kill 50, cast doubt on ceasefire hopes

BEIRUT: Hopes for a ceasefire in Syria were fading on Tuesday, after dozens were killed in air strikes on hospitals that France branded war crimes and Syria’s...

Apple’s first offshore technology development facility to be set up in India’s Hyderabad

NEW DELHI: Apple is slated to build its first technology development centre outside the United States in India’s Hyderabad city in Telangana state in the latter...