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Knife-wielding criminal caught trying to mug MQM-P MNA

KARACHI: Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) Member of National Assembly (MNA) Abdul Waseem on Sunday encountered a ‘street criminal’ who allegedly made an abortive attempt to steal money pointing knife at him, ARY News reported. The incident took place in Block N, North Nazimabad, when the MNA was returning after drawing money from an ATM machine. Read More: Hunt for Karachi knifeman handed over to CTD: sources Security guards of the MQM-P leader and local residents immediately caught the man, who was reportedly…

When is a coffee mug a donut? Nobel Committee member explains it 

STIOCKHOLM: A topologist is a person who cannot tell the difference between a coffee mug and a donut -- so goes a joke about a little-known scientific field crowned Tuesday with a Nobel Physics Prize. The quip describes it perfectly: topology explains how a material's shape can be completely deformed into new one without losing its core properties. In the metaphor, the mug and the donut are one and the same. If they were made out of rubber, one could be twisted and stretched into the shape of the other without changing its…