December 2, 2021

Male elephant at Safari Park discovered to be female after 12 years

What happened:  German veterinarian Dr. Frank Goritz presented a report to the SHC on Tuesday. It revealed that one of the four elephants at Safari Park, Karachi formerly thought to be male turned out to be a female. The revelation was made during a check, Details:  The overall physical condition of the four African elephants at Karachi Zoo […]

December 1, 2021

Consumer Judge in Mandi Bahaudin tortured by lawyers for convicting the DC, AC

What happened:  The argument between a consumer judge and district administration officers in Mandi Bahauddin turned ugly on Tuesday. A group of lawyers allegedly thrashed and manhandled the judge in his court. They were in support of the district bar association president, who had represented the deputy commissioner in a contempt case. The judge had […]

November 30, 2021

‘I am sure the occupation authorities are concerned right now,’ says Palestinian writer in his UN speech

What happened: Palestinians have called on countries to assist them in establishing a state with Jerusalem as its capital on International Day of Solidarity. The day also coincides with the 74th anniversary of the UN’s division of their homeland. Details: Palestinians called out to countries to assist them in establishing a state with Jerusalem as […]

November 30, 2021

This Pakistani 11 year-old has published six books on Amazon

What happened:  Aysal Waheed, a Pakistani creative writer, released six Amazon novels at the age of eleven.  About the writer:  Aysal, who is currently in sixth grade, competes in a variety of international and domestic contests. In the International Bulgarian Creative Writing Competition 2020, she came in fourth place. The Bulgarian ambassador in Pakistan expressed […]

November 30, 2021

Jack Dorsey will be replaced as Twitter’s CEO by Parag Agrawal

What happened:  Twitter Inc Chief Executive Officer Jack Dorsey is stepping down, and Chief Technology Officer Parag Agrawal will take over as his replacement. The company made the announcement on Monday.  Details:  Dorsey’s departure marks the end of his second stint as Twitter’s CEO, and it comes at a time when the social networking site […]

November 29, 2021

This 11-month-old baby won hearts by her snowboarding skills

What happened: Wang Yuji can’t even walk yet at 11 months old, but she’s already snowboarding and conquering the slopes. Details: Yuji is the tiniest of all the riders at a resort near Beijing, which will host the 2022 Winter Olympics in just a few months. Her parents strap her into tiny boots and layer […]

November 29, 2021

Here’s why people are calling Rhythm Festival, ‘The Paki AstroWorld’

What happened: The much awaited, Rhythm Festival in Lahore that took place at Royal Palm, near Mughulpura on canal road diappointed its attendees last night as the music festival was a disaster. People got injured, girls got harassed, and the crowd was out of control. Details: They event started at 5pm and ended around midnight. […]

November 29, 2021

A mob burned down a police station in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

What happened: On Sunday, a mob attacked and set fire to a police station in the Charsadda, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. They wanted the police to handover them man imprisoned for allegedly desecrating the Holy Quran. Details: On Sunday, police arrested a guy for allegedly desecrating the Quran. They moved him to the Mandani police station in […]

November 27, 2021

Man on wheelchair beaten up by robbers in New York

What happened: In the Bronx, a man was attacked, robbed, and dragged from his wheelchair earlier this month. Details: Around 2:30 a.m. on November 8, a distressing attack was caught on tape at the corner of East Tremont and Anthony avenues. The 39-year-old victim was allegedly involved in an altercation on the sidewalk with a […]

November 27, 2021

Mohammad Waseem becomes the first Pakistani to win WBC Silver title

What happened: In a match at the Boxing Arena in Dubai, former WBC champion Muhammad Waseem defeated Colombian boxer Rober Barrera. Details: According to sources, Muhammad Waseem won the silver championship after defeating the Colombian fighter in a 12-round World Boxing Council (WBC) battle. Waseem has won 11 fights in his career, including eight knockouts. […]

November 27, 2021

Punjab is now a polio-free province

What happened: Punjab is declared polio-free. All environmental samples obtained from sewerage water tested negative on Friday. Details: Punjab Chief Minister, Sardar Usman Buzdar says it is a significant success for the province administration. He says its a result of Allah Almighty’s blessings and a positive outcome of teamwork. He praised the provincial health department […]

November 27, 2021

Omicron: The new Covid-19 variant worries scientists

What happened: South African health authorities discovered a new and more transmissible Covid-19 variant. It has triggered a strong reaction around the world. It has led to a number of governments prohibiting tourists from various southern African countries. Details: The World Health Organization categorised the newly discovered coronavirus variation B.1.1.529 as a variety of concern. […]

November 27, 2021

Malala has officially graduated from Oxford University

What happened: Malala Yousafzai, the youngest Nobel Laureate, ‘virtually’ graduated from Oxford University last year. The 24-year-old has now officially become an Oxford graduate. Details: Malala attended the virtual graduation ceremony for class 2020 in June of last year. The activist was also a part of the viral YouTube original, Dear Class of 2020, in […]

November 26, 2021

North Korea bans leather jackets to prevent people from copying Kim Jong’s fashion sense

What happened: To prevent citizens from copying their Supreme Leader’s look, North Korea has banned leather trench coats. Details: Young men wearing leather trench coats have been banned outright, with police scouring the streets to grab the garments from both citizens and vendors. The news agency stated that the crackdown began after people began imitating […]

November 26, 2021

16 year-old British Sikh boy stabbed to death over a Gucci bag

What happened: On the night of Wednesday, November 24, a 16-year-old British Sikh kid named Ashmeet Singh was stabbed on a West London street. Details: The year with the greatest annual numbers was 2008, when 29 young boys were killed. Singh’s acquaintances claim that he was stabbed because he was often carrying a fake Gucci […]

November 26, 2021

PTI MNA Zartaj Gul exited the Glasgow conference amid confrontation with Amin Aslam

What happened: During the United Nations Climate Change Conference Malik Amin Aslam, Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Climate Change, and Zartaj Gul Wazir, Minister of State for Climate Change, got into a heated argument. The conference took place in Glasgow. Details: Fatyana, a member of the ruling PTI’s National Assembly made her statement […]

November 26, 2021

Nationwide petrol strike ends after talks with the government

What happened: The All Pakistan Petrol Pumps Dealers Association called off strike on Thursday in protest of the government’s failure to raise profit margins. Details: After a day of negotiations, the government and the association’s leader, Abdul Sami Khan, achieved a middle ground. The government team included Shaukat Tarin, the Prime Minister’s Finance Adviser, Hammad […]

November 26, 2021

The Pakistan-India World Cup match was the most watched T20I in history, says ICC

What happened: The International Cricket Council said on Thursday that India-Pakistan match this year in the T20 Men’s World Cup was viewed by 167 million people. It has become the most watched match in the history of T20 Internationals. Details: Pakistan made history in a highly-anticipated encounter when it defeated India by 10 wickets. The […]

November 26, 2021

Three white men found guilty of murdering Ahmaud Arbery

What happened: On February 23, 2020, Ahmaud Arbery, 25, was shot in a confrontation with Travis and Gregory McMichael, as well as their neighbour, William Bryan. The three white men have been found guilty for killing the black man who was out on a jog that day. Details: The defendants claimed they were acting in […]

November 26, 2021

KMC is planning to build a drive-in cinema on the beach

What happened: The Karachi Metropolitan Corporation has decided to build drive-in theatre near Beach View Park. It will be launched on November 26. The project is a no-profit-no-loss cinema. Details: Over the weekends, memorable films will be exhibited at Sunset Cinema. Besides this, three shows will be held to entertain people who were affected with […]

November 25, 2021

Pakistan is all set to launch e-passports next year

What happened: To make things easier for residents, the federal government plans to start issuing e-passports next year. Details: The decision was made in Islamabad in a meeting chaired by Interior Minister Sheikh Rasheed. The secretary of the interior, chairman of NADRA, DG Passport, and extra DG FIA all attended the meeting. IT advancement is […]

November 25, 2021

Did North Korea just pull off a Squid Game themselves?

What happened: On USB sticks and SD cards, copies of Squid Game were smuggled into North Korea. According to reports, the individual accused of smuggling in the show has been punished to death by a firing squad. Details: A North Korean student who bought the USB drive was sentenced to life in prison. Six others […]

November 25, 2021

Dubai’s cricket chief offered to host Pakistan-India series

What happened: Abdul Rahman Falaknaz, Chairman of the Dubai Cricket Council, has offered to host a bilateral cricket series between Pakistan and India. Details: The T20 World Cup, won by Australia, was held in three UAE cities — Sharjah, Dubai, and Abu Dhabi. After the tournament was over, Falaknaz said, “The best thing would be […]

November 25, 2021

From making parathas to winning an international bronze medal: Pakistan is proud of Nisar Ahmed

What happened: Nisar Ahmed from Karachi used to make parathas on the streets. He has now won a bronze medal in the international kickboxing tournament. The event took place in Moscow. Details: Nisar Ahmed came in third after defeating a Tajik player in the qualifying round. He is a resident of Baldiya Town, Karachi. The […]

November 25, 2021

Rare white lion dies at Karachi Zoo

What happened: It was reported on Wednesday that rare white lion passed away due to pneumonia. The creature was also suffering from pulmonary tuberculosis. Details: The lion was ill for the past 13 days with pulmonary tuberculosis, which was being treated by vets. He could not recover and died around 11 a.m., according to Karachi […]

November 25, 2021

Noor Mukkadam’s CCTV footage: Court orders FIA to investigate the leak

What happened: Social media platform run by Noor’s friends, Justice for Noor (@justicefor_noor) shared an update on their Twitter handle regarding the CCTV Footage leak. Court has directed DG FIA, Dr. Sanaullah Abbasi to investigate the matter; how the footage was leaked and how it got viral. Details: On 11th November, Inspector Sattar, the investigating […]

November 25, 2021

Michael Vaughan has been dropped out of the BBC commentary team

What happened: Michael Vaughan has been dropped from the BBC commentary team for the next Ashes series in Australia. It is due to a “conflict of interest” in the wake of a racism allegation. Details: The allegations have been made by Pakistan-born former Yorkshire player Azeem Rafiq. According to Rafiq, Vaughan allegedly warned him and […]

November 24, 2021

Chief Justice of Pakistan ordered the restoration of four lakes in PECHS, Karachi

What happened: The Supreme Court of Pakistan (SC) has ordered Karachi Administrator Murtaza Wahab to repair four lakes in the city’s PECHS region. Details: Chief Justice Gulzar Ahmed said he used to go fishing there in his childhood. Two of the lakes were located near the famous Jheel Park, according to the court, which was […]

November 24, 2021

Magdalena Andersson is elected as Sweden’s first female prime minister 

What happened: The Swedish parliament has elected Magdalena Andersson, the leader of the Social Democrats, as the country’s first female prime minister. Details: During a confirmation vote in parliament on Wednesday, the 54-year-old took over as head of the ruling Social Democrats earlier this month, was elected as outgoing leader Stefan Lofven’s successor. Andersson is […]

November 24, 2021

This girl is the first Pakistani to get selected for Anti Nuclear Weapons Academy

What happened: Komal Ali Shah, 25, has been selected as the first Pakistani for the Hiroshima-ICAN Academy on Nuclear Weapons and Global Security 2021. It was also awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2017. Details: ICAN’s Nuclear Weapons and Global Security programme develops global leaders. They advocate for nuclear disarmament and contribute to a more […]

November 24, 2021

NFL player takes 90 high school kids to his football game

What happened: Offensive tackle, Trent Brown contacted Westover High football coach Adam Miller with a surprise for his high school team. The American footballer said he was going to take them to the Patriots-Falcons game at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Thursday night. Details: The New England offensive lineman attended Albany, Georgia’s Westover High School, where he […]

November 24, 2021

Contestant from Greece withdrew from Miss Universe Pageant in Israel

What happened: In solidarity with Palestine, Greek Miss Universe contestant Rafaela Plastira withdrew from the Miss Universe pageant, which will be hosted in Israel. Details: Plastira shared on her Instagram account, announcing that she will not be competing in the pageant. The reason is Israel hosting the event. “I will not be attending ‘Miss universe’ […]

November 24, 2021

Apple sued Israeli surveillance company

What happened: NSO Group, an Israeli monitoring firm, has been charged by Apple of “flagrant” abuses of its software as well as federal and state laws. Details: On Tuesday, Apple filed a federal lawsuit against the NSO Group, an Israeli surveillance firm. The case is the second of its sort — Facebook sued NSO in […]

November 24, 2021

India decides to ban cryptocurrencies

What happened: On late Tuesday, India’s parliament announced it would present a law to ban private cryptocurrencies and create a framework for a central bank-backed digital currency. Details: The bill proposes to “prohibit all private cryptocurrencies in India,” according to the Lok Sabha. It follows Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s warning last week that Bitcoin poses […]

November 24, 2021

Pakistani Singer Arooj Aftab makes it to Grammy Awards Nominees

What happened: Arooj Aftab, a Pakistani artist received two nominations for the 64th Grammy Awards, which were announced at a livestreamed online event on Tuesday morning. Details: Wasn’t long enough when Barack Obama recognized ‘Mohabbat,’ a song by Arooj Aftab. He said he had it on his 2021 summer playlist. Aftab, who sung the title […]

November 23, 2021

Chrystul Kizer: The girl who killed her sex trafficker in self-defense at the age of 17

What happened: Kizer, who was 17 at the time, is accused of killing Randall P. Volar III, who had previously been arrested for child sexual abuse. Details: After groups like the Chicago Community Bond Fund donated enough money to pay her $400,000 bond, Kizer was freed from jail in June 2020. Her case is still […]

November 23, 2021

This family celebrated National Adoption Day by adopting a 7th child

What happened: The Workcuffs from Bloomington have seven adopted children. On Saturday, three-year-old Phoenix became a member of their family. Details: National Adoption Day is celebrated on 20th November. To mark the day in Hennepin County, 20 families gave 34 children a home. Adoption finalisation hearings took place on Saturday, before Thanksgiving. Workcruff family was […]

November 23, 2021

SHC orders NADRA to issue single mothers CNIC for their children

What happened: The Sindh High Court has directed the National Database Registration Authority (NADRA) to provide CNIC to single mothers who don’t know the whereabouts of the father. Details: In an interview with a differently-abled person, Rubina she shared how she was unable to get herself registered. This was due to the fact that she […]

November 23, 2021

Adele’s reunion with her English teacher is going to leave you sobbing

What happened: Adele couldn’t contain her tears when her English teacher showed up unexpectedly at her London Palladium performance of “An Audience With Adele” on Sunday night. Details: Actress Emma Thompson, urged Adele to mention “someone who supported you or… shielded you from the trials and tribulations of life and inspired you to go on” […]

November 23, 2021

Cash spill on California highway made people go nuts

What happened: On Friday, an armoured vehicle spilt its cargo on a California highway, triggering a cash grab that ended in two arrests. Details: Demi Bagby released a video on TikTok showing vehicles hastily gathering up money. Some yelled with delight as they posed with their haul in the centre of the road, which was […]

November 23, 2021

PM Imran approves a Rs5 billion humanitarian aid package for Afghanistan

What happened: Prime Minister Imran Khan approved Rs5 billion in humanitarian help for Afghanistan on Monday. This includes permitting Indian food supplies to be transported through Pakistan as well. Details: The decision was made during the first meeting of the newly formed Afghanistan Inter-Ministerial Coordination Cell’s apex body. PM Khan presided over the meeting, which […]

November 23, 2021

Lawyers physically assaulted a woman complainant in Karachi

What happened: The event drew widespread condemnation on social media, with many users shaming the lawyer. A video circulating on social media shows a group of lawyers assaulting a female complainant, named Laila Parveen. She belongs to Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaaf. Along with her brother, she was betean up by a group of lawyers inside the Malir […]

November 22, 2021

Arijit Singh takes a stand for Pakistani singers during a live concert

What happened: Arijit Singh (@arijitsingh), the Indian singer ended his live performance with a sold-out show in Abu Dhabi. He stunned the audience by speaking up for Pakistani artists. Details: Later, people praised his bravery on social media and shared heartwarming moments from the concert. A clip from the concert was also released on Twitter. […]

November 22, 2021

Saqib Nisar denies the authenticity of the leaked audio clip

What happened: Saqib Nisar, the former Chief Justice of Pakistan, has called an alleged leaked audio clip, fake and fabricated. In the said audio clip he is instructing to keep Nawaz Sharif and his daughter behind the bars. Details: The audio clip was also provided by journalist Ahmed Noorani. In the clip, Justice Nisar is […]

November 22, 2021

Saqib Nisar says to ‘imprison Mian Sharif and his daughter’ in an audio clip leaked by Fact Focus

What happened: An alleged audio clip has been shared by Fact Focus, in which ex Chief Justice, Saqib Nisar is talking to an unknown person. In the conversation Nisar can be heard urging that he has to put Nawaz Sharif and his daughter, Maryam Nawaz behind the bars. Details: The video begins with Pakistan’s ex […]

November 20, 2021

Sikh volunteers deliver 3,000 meals to flood victims in Canada

What happened: Sikh volunteers from a Surrey Gurudwara worked hard to deliver 3,000 meals to flood victims in British Columbia, Canada. The flood: Massive floods have wreaked havoc on the Canadian province of British Columbia. Roads got damaged and isolated numerous towns. People have been left stranded and in need of basic resources. The affectees […]

November 20, 2021

Lahore resumes horse-mounted patrolling

What happened: After a two-year hiatus, the Lahore Police Department has restored a horse-mounted patrolling squad to the city. Details: Rangers have also joined the patrolling team and will jointly monitor the streets, on a weekly basis on a horseback. The horse-mounted squad’s patrolling tradition came to an end in 2019. It was due to […]

November 20, 2021

Kim Kardashian funded Afghan women football team’s flight

What happened: In a flight funded by US celebrity, Kim Kardashian, members of Afghanistan’s women’s youth football team were sent to the United Kingdom. Twitter lauded the celebrity for her kind gesture. Details: A total of 130 individuals were in the flight. It included 35 female players with their families. They arrived on Thursday morning […]

November 20, 2021

PTA restores TikTok services once again

What happened: Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) announced on Friday the restoration of TikTok’s service in the country. The Chinese social media giant guaranteed that it will regulate “immoral and indecent content” on the app. Details: The Chinese owned app was banned for the first time in Pakistan in October, 2020. The decision was made in […]

November 20, 2021

Zia Chisti resigned as Afiniti founder after sexual assault allegations

What happened: On Friday, Afiniti’s founder Zia Chishti stepped down as the founder of the company following the sexual assault charges against him. Details: The 50-year-old Pakistani-American stepped down as chief executive officer ‘effective immediately’ according to a statement on the company’s website. After Tatiana Spottiswoode, a 23-year-old former employee spoke before a US congressional […]

November 19, 2021

A college basketball player stayed after match to help in cleaning the stadium

What happened: Wichita State College student, Dexter Dennis stayed back in the arena after the game to assist his fans in cleaning up. He helped them for three hours. Details: On Tuesday, Dexter Dennis scored 13 points to lead his team to a 14-point victory. He lingered in the arena after the game to assist […]

November 19, 2021

Pakistan will play its first T20 against Bangladesh today

What happened: The first T20 match between the two teams is set to take place on Friday at the Sher-e-Bangla Cricket Stadium, at 1pm. Details: After a five-year absence, the men’s cricket team has returned to Bangladesh. They will also play two ICC World Test Championship matches. Mohammad Hafeez had withdrew from the series to […]

November 19, 2021

50% of the private sector to work from home due to the smog condition in Lahore

What happened: The Punjab government was directed by the Lahore High Court on Thursday to publish an emergency notification. It stated that 50 percent of private-sector workers to work from home. It is due to the high levels of smog in the city. Detail: Justice Shahid Karim heard a petition for smog relief. The Judicial […]

November 18, 2021

The Kartarpur corridor has been reopened for Sikh pilgrims

What happened: After India gave Sikh pilgrims permission to cross the border they started to arrive in Pakistan to visit one of their holiest shrines ahead of the religion’s founder’s birth anniversary. Details:The Kartarpur corridor is a visa-free border that allows Indian Sikhs to visit Guru Nanak’s tomb. It is 4 kilometres within Pakistan. The […]

November 18, 2021

Swyft Logistics becomes the first company in Paksitan to introduce paid period leaves

What happened: Swyft Logistics in Lahore, Pakistan has become the first and only corporation to use “Monthlies,” a pre-approved 12-month paid period leave for every female employee. Details: The company aims to eliminate the stigma associated with menstruation and the idea that it is a disease. CEO Swyft, Muhammad Uns said, “We are more than […]

November 18, 2021

The person who hacks into the electronic voting machine will get a cash prize of Rs1 million

What happened: Shibli Faraz, the Federal Minister of Science and Technology, declared a prize of Rs1 million for anyone who can hack an electronic voting system (EVM) Details: During the ARY NEWS programme, ‘Power Play’, he disclosed the reward and stated that he invited numerous hackers to attempt a data breach in the system, but […]

November 18, 2021

Zahir Jaffer declines legal representation once more, insists on his own counsel

What happened: Zahir Zakir Jaffer, the main culprit in the Noor Mukadam murder case, declined to sign a power of attorney that would have allowed him to be represented by a lawyer of his choosing on Wednesday. Details: During the hearing for cross-examination of witnesses Head Constable Jabir, computer operator Mudassir, ASI Dost Muhammad, and […]

November 18, 2021

Overseas Pakistanis can now vote through electronic voting machines

What happened: The Elections (Amendment) Bill 2021 was passed by a joint sitting of Parliament on Wednesday, with Prime Minister Imran Khan’s government receiving 221 votes against 203. The bill gives overseas Pakistanis voting rights and authorizes electronic voting machines (EVMs) to be used in general elections in the future. The bill: The bill, introduced […]

November 18, 2021

Truth, and nothing but the truth – We want ProperGaanda back!

Pakistan The land of pure; people are not letting the country live by its name and we can all accept that, as a journalist in Pakistan, I can testify to this. We love our country, as we should, and that is why we report on everything that is going on here, people can’t turn their […]

November 17, 2021

Jamaat-i-Islami proposed a bill which suggests gender change for transgenders

What happened: The Jamaat-i-Islami (JI) introduced a bill in the Senate on Monday to modify the Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Act, 2018. The bill proposes to create a medical board that would recommend whether a person’s gender should be changed rather than them requesting reassignment based on their personal identification. Details: The law, in its […]

November 16, 2021

Serbian football team donated 1 million euros cash prize to sick children

What happened: Serbia’s men’s football team has decided to contribute a one-million-euro prize for qualifying for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar to help sick children in their country. Details: The Serbian national team secured a direct ticket to the FIFA World Cup after defeating the Portuguese team by 2-1 in Lisbon, on Sunday. Before […]

November 16, 2021

Ali Abucar Ali, a 20 year-old was stabbed to death while saving an old woman’s life

What happened: On Friday, around 8pm, after stepping in to help an 82-year-old widow, Betty Walsh, after she was punched and knifed outside a kebab restaurant near her home, Ali Abucar Ali, a 20 year-old basketball coach was stabbed to death by a stranger. Details: Norris Henry, 37, of Brentford, is appearing in Uxbridge Magistrates’ Court […]

November 16, 2021

“I am afraid the temporary ban on Afghan girls’ education might not be temporary”: says Malala Yousufzai

What happened: In conversation with Andrew Marr on BBC channel, Malala (@malala) addressed her concern about the temporary ban that Taliban has imposed on girls’ education, “I’m afraid that this ban that they have announced right now that they’re calling temporary might not actually be temporary.” Details: The 24 year-old Nobel Prize Laureate pointed towards […]

November 15, 2021

National Kickboxing Gold Medalist is making parathas on the streets, to participate in the next championship

What happened: Nisar Ahmad, from Quetta is a National Gold Medalist in Kickboxing and is waiting for the government to sponsor his next championship fight in Moscow, but in the meanwhile is trying to achieve that goal by making parathas on the streets. Swipe to see Nisar’s interview and his achievements. Details: In an interview, […]

November 15, 2021

Hurricane Hawkins, a 105 year-old sets a world record for running 100 meters

What happened: On Saturday, Julia ‘Hurricane’ Hawkins, a 105 year-old, became the first female track and field athlete and the first American to establish a world record in the 100-meter dash for her age group (105+ division) at the 2021 Louisiana Senior Games. Details: The retired teacher has a long history of athletic success. When […]

November 15, 2021

Pregnant woman strangled to death, for bearing another daughter

What happened: Just two days before she was due to give birth to her third daughter, a woman was allegedly strangled to death by her husband and mother-in-law, in Narowal, Punjab. Details: Ishrat Bibi, who married Imran Saleem, a businessman from Shakargarh’s Mohallah Rashid, over 14 years ago, frequently complained about her in-laws torturing and […]

November 13, 2021

“Crypto trade is haram for Muslims”: says Indonesia’s Religious Council

What happened: According to Indonesia’s council of religious authorities, Muslims are prohibited from using crypto assets as a form of cash. Details: The National Ulema Council has declared crypto currency haram, or forbidden, since it has aspects of uncertainty, wagering, and injury, according to Asrorun Niam Sholeh, head of the council. He stated that crypto currencies […]

November 13, 2021

Prakash Kumar, son of a mason tops MDCAT in Sindh

What happened: Parkash Kumar, the son of a poor mason, came first in Sindh and fourth nationally in the Medical and Dental Colleges Admission Test (MDCAT). Details: Kumar, a student from a government school in Badin’s coastal district, got first position out of 7,797 Sindh kids. He went with his father, Chando Mal, and the […]

November 13, 2021

Portugal bans bosses from texting their employees after work-hours

What happened: As part of new legislation known as the “right to rest,” supervisors in Portugal are prohibited from texting or emailing employees outside of working hours. Details: The move is part of a series of reforms aimed at improving work-life balance as a result of an increase in people working from home across the country. […]

November 12, 2021

PCB Chairman, Ramiz Raja hopes to launch women edition of PSL

What happened: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) plans to develop a women’s version of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) T20 tournament, according to Ramiz Raja, the chairman of the board. Details: Raja posted a video on Twitter, where he also announced that the board also wants to launch an Under-19 men’s edition of the PSL, […]

November 12, 2021

Malala penned down a note to Vogue, as a response to people who questioned her views on marriage

What happened: Malala Yousufzai (@malala) has written to Vogue, stating her reasons for marrying a few months after expressing her doubts about “getting married.” Details: Malala tied the knot with Asser Malik (@asser.malik), on 9th November in a private ceremony, in Birmingham. In an interview with Vogue magazine, the youngest Nobel laureate stated that she […]

November 12, 2021

This journalist is going viral for her racist remarks on Malala’s wedding (and other really messed up things she’s said)

What happened: This journalist is going viral for her racist remarks on Malala’s wedding (and other really messed up things she’s said) Details:For many people, journo Taslima Nasreen cropped up on the map following Nobel Laureate Malala Yousafzai and PCB High Performance manager Asser Malik’s wedding. A few hours after Malala announced the news of […]

November 11, 2021

Customer in Texas throws hot soup in restaurant employee’s face

What happened: A woman in Texas was caught on footage on 7th November after she threw a bowl of hot soup in the face of a restaurant worker at Sol De Jalisco, an eatery in Temple, Texas. Details: In the CCTV footage, the woman had earlier bought the soup and later returned to the restaurant, […]

November 11, 2021

The 911 helpline number is now operational in Pakistan

What happened: The helpline number, 911 is now operational, and the prime minister is likely to inaugurate it this month. Details: The National Telecommunications Corporation (NTC) designed the integrated service, which will be run by the Interior Ministry. The unified, one-window access to all emergency services, according to Information Technology Minister, Syed Aminul Haq, was […]

November 10, 2021

Islamophobia Awareness Month to be observed this November

What happened: The Birmingham Central Mosque in the United Kingdom has initiated a series of events to honour Islamophobia Awareness Month (IAM), a month-long campaign to raise awareness about the consequences of Islamophobia. The day will officially be observed on 26th November at Finsbury Park Mosque in London, England. Details: Muslim organisations have been pushing […]

November 10, 2021

The National Assembly adds more to Pakistan’s workplace harassment laws

Details: The definition of harassment has been changed by Parliament, so it is no longer restricted to sexual harassment. It now includes, “any undesired behaviour that produces an intimidating, hostile, degrading, humiliating, or insulting environment based on age, disability, gender, religion or belief, race, or sexual orientation.” What happened: Members of Pakistan’s National Assembly have […]

November 10, 2021

This glove translates sign language into speech

What happened: UCLA researchers (@ucla) created a smart glove that translates American Sign Language into spoken English. Details: The glove’s technology was designed by Jun Chen, a bioengineering assistant professor who believes it is more practical and convenient than existing devices that translate sign language. How does the glove work: The glove requires stretchable sensors […]

November 10, 2021

Toll payments will be digitised under a new agreement

What happened: Mastercard has joined hands with One Network, a local provider of intelligent transportation technology, to digitalize the country’s road toll payment system. Details: The agreement was signed in the presence of Frontier Works Organisation, the country’s largest toll collection entity, at the Pakistan Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai. Mastercard’s digital payment gateway infrastructure […]

November 10, 2021

Saudi Arabia to host world’s largest camel festival

Details: Saudi Arabia is preparing to host the world’s largest camel festival for the sixth year in a row, attracting camel owners from all over the world. According to SPA, the 40-day camel festival will begin on December 1 in Riyadh, bringing together camel owners from the Gulf, the United States, France, Russia, and the […]

November 9, 2021

Luke Grenfell: The cancer patient on a cycle

In an exclusive interview with ProperGaanda, Luke Grenfell (@bristoltobeijing), a cancer patient on an inspiring journey shared his story with us. Here’s what we were able to find out about his ‘BristoltoBeijing’ drive.  Belonging:  Luke grew up in Bristol, United Kingdom, he got his Bachelor Science degree, from the University of Durham. “I studied Biology, […]

November 8, 2021

Shoaib Akhtar was served with a Rs100 million notice, by PTV channel

What happened: Cricket legend, Shoaib Akhtar (@imshoaibakhtar) said on Sunday that he is “utterly disappointed” with the PTV after the state channel announced legal action against him by serving him around a 100m worth recovery notice. Here’s what Shoaib Akhtar tweeted on his account: Details: PTV had previously said that it has handed the former […]

November 8, 2021

Dhol maestro, Pappu Sain passed away

What happened: Pappu Sain, the internationally famous folk dhol performer, died of liver failure on Sunday morning, in Lahore. Details: The dholiya, who ruled hundreds of people’s hearts with his soulful and mystical craft, was transferred to the Pakistan Kidney and Liver Institute on Saturday night. Pappu Sain’s family asked the Punjab government for help, […]

November 7, 2021

This artist taught a robot to write the entire ‘Shrek’ movie for him

Details: An artist (@sunday.nobody.art) shared a footage on his TikTok account where he first wrote the entire ‘Shrek’ movie and then he taught a robot to write it for him. What happened: He posted the video on October 11th, 2021 began with him watching the movie while writing it down, spontaneously. Later, he shows that […]

November 7, 2021

Mufti Tariq Masood says he got his 13 year-old niece married, as it is legal in Islam

Details: Twitter user Eurus (twt: hexatiouz) shared a video of Mufti Tariq Masood on her account in which the Mufti is sharing a story about of how he got his 13-year-old niece married as it is allowed in Islam. What happened: Eurus expresses how furious she is about Mufti promoting child marriages. “Anyone under 18 […]

November 5, 2021

Noman Niaz apologizes to Shoaib Akhtar for misbehaving with him on-air

Details: PTV Sports anchor Dr Nauman Niaz has finally apologised to Shoaib Akhtar for his verbal spat during a live TV show. What happened: Following a strong backlash from Pakistani cricket fans, as they were outraged by how Noman Niaz had told Akhtar to leave the show during a television programme, in the presence of […]

November 5, 2021

PEMRA’s director general suspended for sexually harassing his female employee

Details: Kashmala Khan (@kashmalakhanofficial), the Federal Ombudsperson for the Protection of Women at Workplaces, decided on Thursday that a senior official of the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) should be fired and compensated Rs2 million for sexually harassing a female employee. What happened: Kashmala stated in her order that on January 20, 2020, a […]

November 5, 2021

FIA arrested a child pornographer in Quetta

Details: A man was arrested in Quetta by the Federal Investigation Agency for shooting indecent videos of minors and uploading them to pornographic websites. What happened: The FIA confiscated two mobile phones from the suspect during a raid at his home near Faqeer Ahmed Road on Wednesday and filed FIR against him. The guy had […]

November 5, 2021

Greece court bans halal slaughter and kosher

Details: On Tuesday, the Hellenic Council of State banned kosher and halal slaughter. Animal preparations like kosher and halal are essential to Jewish and Muslim religious traditions. What happened: The courts found that the religious preparation of animal products did not outweigh the suffering of them, and the exemption was a breach of the law’s […]

November 4, 2021

Zahir Jaffer was thrown out of court for his misbehaviour

Details: Zahir Jaffer, the culprit in the murder of Noor Mukadam, was kicked out of an Islamabad sessions court on Wednesday for interfering with the judge and misbehaving with him. What happened: Throughout the session, he kept interrupting the judge. When he was warned about it, he began making offensive remarks. Zahir kept saying, “What’s […]

November 4, 2021

Dengue fever on the rise: Punjab reports more than 490 cases

Details: The number of dengue fever cases in Punjab is continuing to grow, with the province reporting 493 new instances of the mosquito-borne virus disease in the last 24 hours on Wednesday. What happened: Imran Sikandar Baloch, the provincial health secretary, stated that no dengue patient deaths were reported in the province yesterday, despite the […]

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November 3, 2021

This Youtuber rented a chopper to solve a physics numerical

Details: Derek Muller, a YouTuber, recently rented a chopper to look for answers to a hypothetical scenario that was questioned in a 2014 exam’s physics test. What happened: Derek rented a helicopter to figure out the answer to a question in the US Physics Olympiad, qualifying exam in 2014. The question was posed in the […]

November 2, 2021

Gilgit-Baltisan celebrated its 74th Independence Day

Details: On November 1, the people of Gilgit commemorate the independence of their homeland from the Dogra Raj in 1947, when the Gilgit Scouts arrested governor, Ghansara Singh. What happened: Processions, rallies, and special events were organised in each of the region’s ten districts. The major event took place at Gilgit’s Chinar Bagh, with Chief […]

November 2, 2021

50 free liver transplants at DOW University, Sindh Government announces to provide Rs.140 million

Details: The Sindh government has agreed to provide a Rs140 million grant to the Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS) for the provision of free liver transplant surgeries. What happened: Dr. Faisal Saud Dar, Pakistan’s leading liver transplant surgeon, would supervise the free liver transplant surgeries, the Sindh government has asked for the drive to be […]

November 1, 2021

Is Jeff Bezos launching a ‘business park’ in space?

Details: Blue Origin has announced a partnership with Sierra Space to create “Orbital Reef,” a commercial space station in Low Earth Orbit (LEO). This mixed-use space station, which is expected to be finished by the end of this decade, will help with business, research, tourism, and the commercialization of low-Earth orbit. What happened: After standing […]

November 1, 2021

Anti-Muslim violence in Tripura, India needs your attention, here’s what is happening

Details: On Friday, tensions were high in areas of India’s northeastern Tripura state, following a series of attacks on minority Muslims, which were perceived as retaliation for violence against Hindus in Bangladesh earlier this month. The attack on Hindus: Earlier, in October, during Durga puja, Hindus were attacked, houses were set on fire, and temples […]

November 1, 2021

UK to support Pakistan’s climate change objectives by providing £7 million

Details: This year, the United Kingdom will contribute £7 million in grant funding and technical assistance to help Pakistan meet its climate change goals. What happened: According to a news release issued by the British High Commission on Saturday, UK and Pakistan are already cooperating on combatting climate change. The United Kingdom started a programme […]

October 30, 2021

Zayn Malik accused of harassment by Yolanda Hadid

Details: Zayn Malik has been sacked from his record label, following charges of harassment against Gigi Hadid and her mother. What happened: After an argument with Gigi’s mother, Yolanda, earlier this week, the former One Direction singer’s career is in free fall. Malik allegedly called his mother-in-law a “f…g Dutch sl*t” and shoved her into […]

October 30, 2021

Lahore High Court rejects the order of suspending an Ahmadi student from his university

Details: The Lahore High Court on Friday set aside Bahauddin Zakariya University’s (BZU) decision to postpone the admission of an Ahmadi student, calling the university’s action “persecution.” What happened: In September, Umer Taimur Tahir was accepted into the BZU’s Pharm-D programme on a minority quota. However, the institution had cancelled his admission on October 11, […]

October 30, 2021

There is a chance inflation might get worse; this is what you need to know

Details: The finance ministry warned on Thursday that the exchange rate, commodity supplies, and seasonality could intensify the magnitude of prices and transportation costs in the country, despite the fiscal deficit remaining unchanged at 0.9 percent of GDP in the first two months of the current fiscal year. What happened: The government’s pro-growth effort, as […]

October 29, 2021

Shariat Court rejects petition challenging its ruling that girls under 16 can’t be married

Details: The Federal Shariat Court (FSC) ruled on Thursday that under the Child Marriage Restraint Act (CMRA) 1929, setting the minimum age limit for a girl’s marriage at 16 years will enable girls receive at least a basic education. What happened: The ruling came after the FSC dismissed a petition and stated that an Islamic […]

October 28, 2021

Israeli UFC fighter who called his Afghan opponent, Javid Basharat ‘a terrorist’, ended up losing the match to him

Details:  In their Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) match yesterday, Afghan mixed martial arts athlete, Javid Basharat (@javidldn) submitted Israeli competitor Oron Kahlon (@oron_kahlon), callng it even after Kahlon called Basharat a “terrorist” before the fight. What happened:  At the Dana White’s Contender Series weigh-ins on Monday, Israeli bantamweight veteran, Oron Kahlon tried to escape the […]

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