When you browse online for a new pair of shoes, pick a movie to stream on Netflix or apply for a car loan, an algorithm likely has its word to say on the outcome. The complex mathematical formulas are playing a growing role in all walks…
WASHINGTON: The World Bank is indirectly financing a boom in some of Asia's dirtiest coal-fired power generation despite commitments to end most funding for the sector, a development advocacy group charged Monday. The power plants, which…
WASHINGTON: The US government secretly agreed to talks with North Korea aimed at formally ending the Korean War just days before Pyongyang conducted a nuclear test, The Wall Street Journal reported.
LONDON: Just after a month when a Pakistani court sentenced 10 men to life imprisonment for attempting to kill Nobel-prize winning teenage activist Malala Yousafzai in 2012, a report surfaced in a British daily claiming that eight of the…
ISLAMABAD: A meeting between the PML-N leader Khwaja Saad Rafique and Pakistan Awami Tehreek chief Dr. Tahirul Qadri took place in a container in Islamabad long march venue on Sunday noon, ARY News reported.