ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif has directed National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) and all provincial governments to take immediate precautionary measures in view of the ongoing pre-monsoon spell. The prime minister said that adequate emergency preparedness measures should be ensured throughout the country so as to contain any potential damage to the minimum. He also directed to keep the residents of vulnerable areas informed regarding emergency procedures and ensure timely evacuations, wherever…
WASHINGTON: Foreigners travelling to the United States now must be prepared to elucidate information about their social media to the security officials. Such queries will be asked from foreigners under the Visa Waiver Program (VWP) to scrutinize their social media info like Facebook, Twitter and more in a move to spot security related threats, reported the CBS News. In June, the US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) proposed adding an optional question to travel authorization applications. It asked applicants to…
NAGPUR: In an effort to protect citizens from scorching sun that gives no sign of relenting in the Indian city, the Nagpur administration has adopted an innovative approach to beat the heatwave – at least to some extent.
LES VEGAS: World’s leading video-streaming network Netflix has launched its service in Pakistan along with 129 other countries.
ISLAMABAD: A number of protesters belonging to Pakistani Sunni Tehreek were arrested outside Supreme Court premises for chanting slogans in favour of Mumtaz Qadri, who killed former governor Punjab in a broad daylight, ARY News reported.
KARACHI: The Ministry of Interior, in a letter dated June 12, has said that the action against international NGO Save The Children "may be held in abeyance till further orders."