KARACHI: KMC Stadium, Karachi’s important football venue, is set to get a boost as Rs19 million has been sanctioned for its rebuilding. Ahmed Jan, who has the charge of the venue, told ‘The News’ on Thursday that ...

Diversity was on display Thursday as more than 400 new recruits took their first step toward becoming police officers — and the NYPD reached a milestone in the changing face of the department. Out of the 438 recruits ...

KARACHI: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Wednesday announced Pakistan U16 team and management for one-day and T20 matches against Australia, which will be held in the UAE. The three matches of the one-day series will be ...

Ask 70 people whose ages range from 5 to 75 to share their life goals and you’re bound to get some diverse answers. In a new video, Glamour magazine does just that, putting 70 people on the hot seat about what they ...

A BOY told a court of his terror after he was allegedly threatened by a knifeman for his iPad. The pupil is one of three from Essa Academy said to have been forced to surrender their hand-held computers by the same man ...

JERUSALEM MUSIC ACADEMY CHOIRBrahms: German RequiemJerusalem Music Academy Hall, January 1Two premieres of Israeli works were performed as curtain raisers by the Jerusalem Music Academy Chamber Choir, conducted by ...

A Chinese geographer has become the first Asian to receive the prestigious Vega Medal. Yao Tandong explains his research on the Tibetan Plateau at CAS, Dec. 26, 2016. The Swedish Society for Anthropology and Geography ...

ORLANDO, Fla. –  Authorities say two Jewish centers in central Florida were evacuated following separate bomb threats, though no explosives were found at either location. The Orlando Sentinel reports that Jewish ...

Host Jimmy Fallon attends the 74th Annual Golden Globes Preview Day at The Beverly Hilton Hotel, on January 4, 2017 (Getty/AFP) Hollywood's elite hits the red carpet on Sunday for the Golden Globes, launching a ...

LOS ANGELES — This was supposed to be the awards season when Hollywood, having been scorched by consecutive #OscarsSoWhite years, avoided tumult over race.Not so.In heated conversations in Hollywood in recent weeks, ...

STOCKHOLM — David Thouless, Duncan Haldane and Michael Kosterlitz have been awarded this year's Nobel Prize in physics. The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences on Tuesday cited their "theoretical discoveries of ...

A PROFESSIONAL golfer has described the moment he discovered a fire in his house as the “scariest” he has ever experienced. Firefighters were called to Rick Shiels’ house in Daisy Hill, Westhoughton, on Tuesday ...

In the latest on the contentious divorce and custody proceedings between actors Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt, Jolie has agreed to maintain the privacy of the case -- but not before taking one last dig at her ex. ...

A new type of waterproof and fire resistant paper has been developed by Shanghai researchers, who are applying for a national patent of invention. The material is believed to be the world’s first kind of paper that ...

Should you clean out your ears with cotton swabs? Is ear candling safe? The American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery provide answers to these questions in their updated guidelines for the best ways to ...

Troy Maxson makes his living as a sanitation worker in 1950s Pittsburgh. Maxson once dreamed of becoming a professional baseball player, but was deemed too old when the major leagues began admitting black athletes. ...

Australia plan to prepare for their Indian Test series in Dubai as team officials seek more control over the state of practice pitches, reports said Monday. The tour to face the world's number one side next month has ...

Q-tips, pencils, hairpins, pen caps, jewelry, even Barbie doll accessories — people stick all kinds of things in their ears to remove earwax or to scratch an itchy ear. But wedging a foreign object into the ear canal ...

Indian security forces have been alerted by central intelligence agencies that a WhatsApp virus is threatening to hack into their personal information and banking data.  Two malicious files circulating on the messaging ...

Palestinian political parties Hamas and Fatah will meet in Moscow in January to discuss divisions between them and work the ways of overcoming the current situation. GAZA (Sputnik) — The Institute of Oriental ...