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PAYERNE: Solar powered plane flew successfully on Monday, clearing doubts about circling the globe in 2015

Advertisements Test pilot Markus Scherdel flew successfully ‘Solar Impulse 2’ for its inaugural flight. It took off from Payerne at around 5:30 local time and winged Swiss airfield for 2 hours 15 minutes. Scherdel said in a press conference, ” There were some vibrations early in the flight, later on …

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MQM leader arressted in London, MQM denies

Scotland Yard arrested Altaf Hussain from London residence Karachi: Leader of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) Altaf Hussain was arrested today on money laundering. Police had been investigating in this case for many months, however, the MQM leader was taken into custody this afternoon when Scotland Yard raid on his house …

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World No-Tobacco Day: 8.6 billion cigarettes have been smoked yearly in Pakistan

Lahore: Today World No Tobacco Day (WNTD) is going to be observed all over the world with the watchword, “Tax ratio should be increased on cigarette”. The main objective of which is to control the smoking by increasing its rates. The research has proved that by doing so, the low …

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Obesity: Pakistan ranked 9th out of 188 countries

Study published in the medical journal  The Lancet,  The number of overweight and obese people has increased from 857 million in 1980 to 2·1 billion in 2013 according to journal. United States with 78 million overweight people stands 1st in ranking. China holds 2nd rank in the study , India is 3rd …

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The sun will be at the top of Kaaba today

Pakistan: Today on May 28, the sun will be at the top of the Kaaba at 2:18 PM. The Muslims across the world could locate the exact direction of the Kaaba by erecting a stick at surface of the earth this afternoon, the shadow of the stick would be towards …

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Train crash caused 40 deaths in India

New Delhi: The collision between a passenger train and a freight train leaves 40 people dead and 150 injured in Uttar Perdash. According to the Indian Railways the Gorakhdham Express collided with a stationary goods train near a local station while heading towards Gorakhpur city. The officials said that they …

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