May 26, 2022

Fascism in India: BJP demands renaming historic Jinnah Tower in India 

What happened: Jinnah Tower, a landmark in the city of Guntur in Andhra Pradesh, was named after the founder of Pakistan. It is now being re-painted to the color of the Indian flag because of the controversy around Muhammad Ali Jinnah being the founder of Pakistan and not India. At the same time, the BJP […]

May 26, 2022

As govt plans to enforce import ban: Customs strictly intensify inspection at Pak airports

What happened:  Recently, the Shehbaz Sharif-led government had banned the import of luxury items, and some travelers allegedly tried to smuggle the luxury items through international airports in Pakistan, as the Customs apprehended them. However, a Pakistani publication quoted, “Pakistan Customs has intensified goods inspection at all international airports to prohibit the smuggling of recently banned […]

May 26, 2022

After banning imports, government deprives overseas Pakistanis of voting; stops the use of EVMs

What happened:  The National Assembly of Pakistan has approved the bill seeking the removal of electronic voting machines in general elections of Pakistan and disallowed overseas Pakistanis from voting. The Parliamentary Minister Murtaza Javed Abbasi presented the bill for approval.  Details: However, it is pertinent to mention that this comes at a time when PTI […]

May 26, 2022

Lifelong dream; Chinese man spends Rs 24 lakh to transform into a dog 

What happened: A Chinese Twitter account shared that he had wanted to transfer himself into a dog since his childhood. The Twitter user/ toco_evevee’s tweet read, “At an individual’s request, we made a dog modeling suit.” It further added, “Modeled after a collie dog; it reproduces the appearance of a real dog walking on four legs like a […]

May 26, 2022

Hasan Raheem’s ‘Peechay Hutt’ to be featured in Ms Marvel 

What happened: The Coke Studio hit song, Peechay Hutt, would be featured in the latest Ms. Marvel, as Dawn reported the development. Apart from our actors, Nimra Buch and Fawad Khan featuring in Ms. Marvel, now we will have Hasan Raheem, Talal Qureshi, and Justin Bibi in Ms. Marvel. Details: Senior journalist and Entertainment reporter […]

May 25, 2022

Supreme Court orders: Shehbaz govt should provide PTI ground for Azaadi March 

What happened: As the uncertainty arises across Pakistan, specifically in the capital, the Supreme Court of Pakistan has ordered the government to allow the PTI to organise their long march at a ground between H-9 and G-9 areas of Islamabad. The hyped-up Khan’s caravan left from Lahore early morning, as road blockages and containers were […]

May 25, 2022

Indian beggar earns Rs 1000 daily saved up to gift Rs 234,000 motorbike to wife 

What happened: An Indian beggar from Madhya Pradesh claimed that he earned 400 Indian rupees daily and saved up to buy a motorbike for his wife. The Indian man was identified as Santosh Sahu, who, in a bid to express love for his wife, bought her the motorbike, as he claimed that he had been […]

May 25, 2022

Far-right groups in Israel call for ‘demolition’ of Masjid Al Aqsa 

What happened: The leader of an Israeli far-right group called for the demolition of the Dome of the Rock Mosque or the Masjid Al Aqsa in the occupied East Jerusalem. The founder of Lehava, Benti Gopstein, posted the announcement that Yahoo News quotes as “Israeli settlers should unite on Jerusalem Day May 29 to break into […]

May 25, 2022

Phones not safe anymore: iPhone can be hacked even when it is switched off, reveals a report

What happened: A new report quoted by EuroNews revealed, “It is possible to load malware onto an iPhone even when it is turned off.” The study was from the researchers of the Technical University of Darmstadt in Germany, who found out that only a chip can enable Bluetooth, which can then be hacked and exploited to hack […]

May 25, 2022

Amid political unrest, PCB seeks government guidelines as Windies series approaches 

What happened: As the PTI leads their Azaadi March in the capital, the Pakistan Cricket Board has called the government to lay out guidelines to decide the future of the West Indies series that is scheduled to start on June 8 in Rawalpindi. However, amid the unrest, Pakistan Cricket Board has decided to have the […]

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