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UK budget to set aside £75m for driverless cars

LONDON: British Finance Minister Philip Hammond is to announce a fund of 75 million pounds for Artificial Intelligence (AI) and plans to put driverless...

India starts trade route to Afghanistan via Iran

India on Sunday shipped its first consignment of wheat to Afghanistan by sea through Iran's strategic Chahbahar Port, launching a trade route bypassing longtime...

US, Pakistan to hold frank talks, says interior minister

WASHINGTON: Interior Min­i­ster Ahsan Iqbal has said that the United States and Pakistan will have a detailed and frank discussion on all relevant issues when...

US, Pakistan stay engaged to defuse tensions

WASHINGTON: The United States and Pakistan are sending two key visitors — Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal — to...

Car Strikes In London Museum

London police say emergency services are outside the Natural History Museum in London after a car struck pedestrians. Police say a number of people...

After army chief’s visit, Afghan president considers trip to Pakistan

Afghan news agency Khaama Press reported Saturday that Afghan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani is considering a visit to Pakistanin the near future after being extended an invitation...

Behind Saudi Arabia

WHEN Saudi women’s rights activist Manal al-Sharif was taken to a women’s prison in Saudi Arabia, the prisoners inside crowded around her in shock....

Trump labels Las Vegas shooter ‘sick, demented’

United States President Donald Trump on Tuesday described the gunman behind the Las Vegas mass shooting as a “sick,” “demented” individual. “He was a sick man. A...

Exclusive: The CPEC plan for Pakistan’s digital future

KARACHI: A radical overhaul of Pakistan’s communications framework appears to be on the cards — or at least that is what Beijing and Islamabad...

Two girls found playing ‘Blue Whale’ game in Jhelum, expelled from college

Two female college students in Jhelum were found to have been playing the dangerous Blue Whale challenge, a game that encourages self-harm and eventual suicide...