Wednesday, July 15, 2020

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World’s most expensive island for sale in UAE

A 267-hectare private island in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is offered for sale at 360 million pounds, it has beautiful beach views, several five-star hotels and spectacular views of the Arabian Gulf. Al Marjan Island is a combination of...

US global hunt begun for spy Monica Witt

The authorities in Washington have formally charged 39-year-old Monica Witt, the US Department of Justice announced Wednesday. Now the woman is being sought with an international arrest warrant. The woman defected to the Iranian intelligence service in 2013 to help...

New chemical technique that transforms plastic waste into clean fuel

Team of French researchers at Purdue University has developed a new technology that converts plastic waste into useful polymer or convert into clean fuel. The researchers claimed the new technology targets polypropylene, a type of plastic used in the manufacture...

Military helicopter crashes in Istanbul, four Soldiers dead

A military helicopter crashed into a residential area in Istanbul, Turkey's largest city on Monday, the governor of Istanbul said on Twitter.   The governor of Istanbul Ali Yareli Kaya said the helicopter fell in a residential building area. The picture...

UAE ruler receives Canadian innovative award at World Summit of Governments

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, Ruler of Dubai and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and his son, Hamdan bin Mohammed, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, presented two models of transport units on the sidelines of the World summit of...

African Union leaders gathered at opening session of 32nd summit

African Union leaders and leaders gathered at the opening session of the 32nd Ordinary Summit of the Union in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, to start the business. The summit of the leaders and heads of state and government of African countries...

African union to unveil unified passport tomorrow

The African Union Commission (AUC) will unveil the unified passport in Addis Ababa on Sunday, which will allow its members to travel freely across the continent. African Union sources said that the unified passport will help facilitate the freedom of...

Ten dead in ship’s fire off Crimea

At least ten sailors were killed in the fire of two cargo ships off the Crimean Peninsula. This was announced by the Russian Ministry of Transport.   More than a dozen crew members have been brought to safety during the incident...

Are the poor getting poorer and poorer?

The new Oxfam report claims a drastic impoverishment of the lower half of the world's population. But experts disagree. World Economic Forum in Davos, the organization Oxfam again presented its annual report on the substantive inequality in the world,...

First Chinese plant on the Moon

For the first time, according to Chinese sources, a plant has grown on the moon. In a kind of special greenhouse of the Chinese lunar probe "Chang'e 4" was a cottonseed risen, reported the official news agency Xinhua. In...

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Biden says his economic plan will create 5 million US jobs

US Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden on Thursday pledged to spend $700 billion on US-made products and industrial research,...

Flocking together gurus of a feather

Dr. Pervez Hoodbhoy and LUMS Management are the focal points of discussion by the concerned academic circles home and abroad. The point is not...

Brazil President Bolsonaro tested positive for coronavirus

Brazilian newspaper "Atardi" confirmed that Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro underwent a fourth test for Coronavirus after he showed some symptoms, which was a positive...

PIA flight from Toronto to Islamabad will operate on 5 July 2020

PIA flight from Toronto to Islamabad will operate on 5 July 2020. Another PIA flight will operate from Toronto to Lahore on 10 July...

Sacrificing role models of media

Remember Anil Datta, a gem of a reporter and guru of a sub-editor with the exemplary national spirit, foregoing job offers from the foreign...