KHYBER AGENCY: A four-day anti polio campaign has kicked off in FATA and Frontier Regions.
DHARAMSALA: Australia begin their latest quest Friday to clinch the elusive crown of World Twenty20 champions against a New Zealand side who are on a high after their stunning victory over tournament hosts India.
RIYADH: Saudi women running for public office next month for the first time ever begin campaigning Sunday in another step forward for women’s rights in the conservative kingdom’s slow democratic process.
MAKKAH: As many as two million Muslims have been converging on the holy city of Makkah as Hajj rituals begin today in the tent city of Mina in Saudi Arabia, ARY News reported.
KARACHI: In protest against what it described as unlawful arrest of its party workers and oppressive attitude of law enforcement agencies towards the party, Mutahidda Qaumi Movement (MQM) has begun sit-in at more than 10 major arteries of the city, ARY News reported.
CALIFORNIA: Apple Inc’s suppliers have begun manufacturing new iPad tablets in an attempt to revive flagging sales of the tablet, Bloomberg reported, citing people with knowledge of the matter.
CALIFORNIA: Apple Inc is preparing to sell its first wearable device this October, aiming to produce 3 million to 5 million smartwatches a month in its initial run, the Nikkei reported on Friday, citing an unidentified parts supplier and sources familiar with