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Army chief visits under construction Zalam Kot twin tube tunnel

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Friday visited under construction Zalam Kot twin tube tunnel on Swat Express Way near Chakdara, ARY News reported. Thirteen hundred meters long tunnel as part of Swat Motorway Project will be completed by December this year and reduce the travel time between Islamabad-Chakdara from 4 hours to 1 hour and 45 minutes. The 81 Km long Swat Motorway that forms part of trade corridor is being executed by Frontier Works Organisation (FWO). The army chief…

Peruvian who escaped jail swapping places with his twin brother re-arrested

LIMA: A prisoner who staged a daring escape from a Peruvian jail by swapping places with his twin brother has been recaptured, police said. The head of Lima's kidnap investigation unit, Franco Moreno, told AFP police had captured the prisoner at a house in the capital's Callao district after a year on the run. He said 28-year-old Alexander Delgado was arrested on Monday after an intelligence operation lasting several months. Delgado, who was serving a 16-year-sentence for rape and robbery, walked out of Peru's…

Forget selfies, you can now 3D print yourself

Did you ever wish to have lifelike full colour 3D printed twin of yourself or your loved ones? A London-based studio is making  3D figurines to produce a virtual model of a person. The company was started by two Polish brothers who wanted to work for themselves and to put their various technological skills to good use and also create something new and innovative.    After many months experimenting they started to build their first photogrammic scanning rig, and after using 28 DSLR cameras they were able to capture…