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Would renaming Altaf Hussain university resolve issue of terrorism in Karachi?

All eyes on warm waters: Is Russia going to play a master stroke in Afghanistan?

Famine looms in Yemen: Saudia bombing intentionally targets food production

An act of dignity: Iran announces sanctions on 15 US companies

Killing innocent Yemenis: Hadi deserves  more than the death sentence

Who was behind the assassination attempt on Sayyed Muqtada al-Sadr?

Pakistan’s ‘unreformed’ madrassa enterprise

Raheel Sharif’s new task: What was the tacit deal?

Yemen children dream of school as war keeps them out

Mustapha Hamdan Martyred – Another Extra-Judicial Killing in Bahrain

Erdogan: European leaders are Nazis

The Optics of Blasphemy

Why Muslims cannot stop blasphemy on Social media?

JuD rally: Isn’t it fun of Radd-ul-Fassad?

Zionist’s cat is out of bag: ISIS declares it will kill Palestinians “One By One”!

Will the war in Syria go back to square one?

London attack: A reminder not to feed snakes

What is Erdogan’s plan: Why Europeans will not walk safely on their streets?

The enemy within: Did PPP commit treason?

Terror financing: The neglected case of terrorism funding in Pakistan

Saudi Arabia losses after two years of aggression on Yemen

 Dirty game: Zionists turned Western women into ‘sex object’

Babies deformed as Result of Using Chemical Weapons against Yemen

Polluting the education: The criminal silence on IJT hooliganism

The land of Sufis under threat: Can Sind Govt deal with Takfiris?

Would Iran resume its nuclear program?

Nearly 7 Million Suffering famine in War-Torn Yemen

Netanyahu seeks end to Russia airstrikes in Syria to avert Israel's collapse

Who is Ahlam al-Tamimi and why  Jordan refuses to extradite her to US?

Can Pakistan enact legislation preventing terrorists to enter in Politics?

Choosing Yogi Adityanath : Modi’s secret plan to push Muslims out of India

Blasphemous content: Is banning social media a solution?

Under Zionist pressure: How UN gave killing license to Israel?

Britain’s role in hunger and famine in Yemen

Shafaqna Analysis: How IJT is threatening education at Educational institutes?

Saudi Wahhabi monarchy dictates reconciliation between Ashrafi and Qasmi

The West’s sights are now clearly set on Iran

Shafaqna Special: Why UK is reluctant to take action against Altaf Hussain?

Trump and the al-Saud: An inside story

Four dead, including attacker, in UK parliament 'terror' assault

One shot, several injured in UK parliament 'terrorist incident'

Syrian conundrum: Is there any light at the end of the tunnel?

How foreign press discussed the new Iranian ‘Karrar’ tank?

London comes out against war in Syria

No iota of shame: How Mohamed Bin Salman, yielded to the New US president after insult

Finally the truth : Bangladesh Opposition leader blames India of Terrorism

Is Pakistan educated elite joining ISIS?

Downfall of ISIS: The crumbling Caliphate of Al-Baghdadi

Lobby rejects UN report penned by US Jew

Rabbani – the odd man out

Trump’s Alleged Rape Of 13-Year-Old Girl Isn't Going Away

An axis of evil: The link between terrorism and Madressahs

Inside Pak-Afghan ties and concept of strategic depth

Pak-India water talks resume today

Why religious education of children by parents is so important?

American Muslim teens learn to disarm Islamophobia

The Denationalization of American Muslims

Syrian on the path of peace: ISIS militants on constant retreat

Saudi-Israeli think tank begins its activities in the Kurdistan Region

A powerless organization: Is UN working against Muslims?

Orders on Asylum seekers: Why UN should force gulf countries to follow Iran’s Supreme leader’s advice?

Sharing the Saudi war crimes: US must not sell arms to Saudi Arabia

Shafaqna Special: Why did Saudi king cancelled Maldives visit

The extremists within: The radical ideology of PML-N

Western Muslims and the future of Islam in West

Elected committee of Muslims should protect Islam’s holy sites

What are the rewards of following the Prophet of Islam (PBUH) and Imam Ali (AS)?

Nowruz celebrations to begin on Monday

Raza Rabbani’s corrupt morality: Why does not Chairman Senate voice against Zardari’s corruption?

What is Turkey’s plan to kick off Jihad in Europe?

An inside story: How US arms are falling into hands of Al-Qaeda in Yemen

Plight of Pilgrims: State apathy towards shia community in Pakistan

The military Justice: Is the Civilian supremacy at stake?

UN's food agency says over 60 percent of Yemenis face famine

Islamic European Union of Shia Scholars condemns Sheikh Isa Qassim’s trial in Bahrain

Forty sayings of the Holy Prophet (p.b.u.h) About Fatima al-Zahra (SA)

Western Muslims and the future of Islam in West

Is The Hijab Being Turned Into Everything It Stands Against?

OBL killing: Why Pakistan concealed the Abbotabad commission report?

Sex slaves: ISIS repeats story of defenseless women in Afghanistan

The missing dots: Raheel Sharif and Pakistani troops in Saudi Arab

Trump’s new blunder: Giving CIA the license to kill

Astana talks: Is Turkey trying to derail peace process?

Is Hussain Haqqan a traitor?

Russian warning to Saudia: Russia steps in Yemen war

More than 1,500 children dead in two years of Yemen war: UN

Sexual harassment in Saudi Arabia up by 11.4% in 2016

Israel turns into Turkey’s only friend in the world

Terror bid foiled on FC camp at Shabqadar, two suicide bombers killed

Saudia- US honeymoon: A sign of continued spilling of Muslim’s blood

A fear within: Is Pakistan afraid of ISIS

Facebook delegation to visit Pakistan for talks over blasphemous content

The ruling about blaming (reproaching) others / the Grand Ayatollah Shobairi’s answer

Donald Trump Muslim ban: Google, Apple and other tech giants mysteriously drop off list of companies opposing order

Measuring discrimination in America against Christians and Muslims

Saudia- US honeymoon: A sign of continued spilling of Muslim’s blood

A systematic genocide: How Turkey is secretly killing Kurds

Iran-Kuwait thaw: Iran’s pro-active diplomacy and Saudia’s regional isolation

The Coming Clash: Why Israel Seeks a Third War on Lebanon?

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Social Media and Its Impact on Pakistan’s Tourism Industry

1395/12/7 | 10:20
Technology has enabled people from all over the world to stay connected with others, irrespective of the distance. The communication barrier between people has between removed to a great extent by the introduction of various innovation including smartphones and social media. The revolution brought about by technology is phenomenal. It has literally breathe life into the word ‘convenience’ by letting it seep into our lives through various inventions. This can be seen through the various platforms that the technology has provided to people so ...

Smart Phone, the Ultimate Tool for Tourists

1395/9/12 | 10:20
The advent of technology has paved way for ‘convenience and efficiency’ to seep into the lives of human beings. This is one aspect of globalisation that has helped people to not only connect but also to conduct the business transaction with people living all over the world. Amongst the various technological innovations that have removed various barriers, the advent of smartphones have dissolved the communication barrier to a great extent. The smartphones are a much better version of the old mobile phones. Hence, this gadget no doubt provides ...

Microsoft to cut 2,850 more jobs

1395/5/9 | 10:20
WASHINGTON: Microsoft said it would cut about 2,850 more jobs over the next 12 months, taking its total planned job cuts to up to 4,700, or about 4 percent of its workforce.The company said in May it would cut 1,850 jobs in its smartphone business, most of them in Finland.Microsoft bought Finland-based handset maker Nokia in 2014 in an ill-fated attempt to take on market leaders Apple and Samsung Electronics.Chief Executive Satya Nadella, who took the helm just two months before the deal closed, has since focused on restructuring the struggling ...

Microsoft returns to profit one year after big loss

1395/4/30 | 10:20
San Francisco: Microsoft said Tuesday it posted a profit of $3.1 billion in the just-ended quarter, swinging back into the black a year after hefty charges from writing off mobile phone assets."This past year was pivotal in both our own transformation and in partnering with our customers who are navigating their own digital transformations," said chief executive Satya Nadella.  ...

Believe the hype? How virtual reality could change your life

1395/3/14 | 10:20
TAIPEI: Reducing errors made during surgery, bringing school books to life, enabling us to browse shops from the comfort of home — virtual reality is not just about gaming, it will change our lives, according to some tech leaders.“VR” is the buzz industry at Asia’s largest tech fair, Computex, being held in Taiwan’s capital Taipei this week. The island is hoping to become a development hub for virtual reality technology.But while VR is currently aimed at gamers, its evangelists forecast it will eventually be about much more than entertainment.“We ...

Now Snapchat Allows you Face-Swap with Your Camera Roll

1395/2/3 | 10:20
The messaging app, Snapchat has stopped selling you things. From today’s apprise, every snap can be repeated once, but you cannot purchase additional replays anymore. Individuals can take a photo or a video, add a caption or doodle, and send it to a friend or add it to your story to share with some or all of your friends.Now Snapchat Allows you Face-Swap with Your Camera Roll Snapchat introduced $0.99 replays over the one free one you got each day, but with the blackout of the Lens store that hurled in November and shut in January, Snapchat ...

Online Recharge Facility introduced for Pakistan mobile phone users

1394/12/15 | 10:20
ISLAMABAD: An online recharge and bill payment facility for mobile phone users has been introduced to facilitate millions of mobile phone users.This new facility has been launched by Recharge.pk which enables users to recharge their mobile phone credit or pay bills using debit or credit cards.As per information, this service is available for all five cellular networks in Pakistan including Mobilink, Telenor, Zong, Ufone and Warid.A Spokesman of Recharge.pk on Saturday said mobile phone users can recharge their accounts through www.recharge.pk.After ...

An angel raped: Women bear brunt of a flawed justice system

1394/12/15 | 10:20
 A fourth-grader has been repeatedly raped by her teacher in the Nauabad village, Larkana district, until she became pregnant, alleges her family which is now under pressure from local elite for withdrawing the case. The family of M Kalhoro, a farmer in the riverine area of the Indus River, was devastated when they discovered that their 13-year-old daughter *R was pregnant after being repeatedly raped by her teacher. Kalhoro filed a case with the Hatri Ghulam Shah police and the teacher was arrested. The district and sessions court on Wednesday ...

Facebook launches ‘Reactions’ worldwide

1394/12/5 | 10:20
UNITED STATES: Facebook on Wednesday said that “Reactions”, an extension of the “Like” button, has now been rolled out worldwide.The social network launched a pilot of “Reactions” – which allows users to select from seven emotions including “Angry”, “Sad” and “Wow” – in Ireland and Spain in October.In a video accompanying a blog post, the five new buttons appear as animated emoticons that pop up when the “Like” button is held down on mobile devices. The buttons appear on desktops when users hover over the “Like” ...

International Space Station sighted over southern Pakistan

1394/12/3 | 10:20
KARACHI: The International Space Station (ISS) was visible to the naked eye in the southern parts of Karachi.Starting at 7.32 p.m. Sunday evening, the International Space Station was visible over the southern parts of the country.سلام وعليکم Karachi & south?? The @Space_Station is visible (naked?eye) at 19:32❕@omar_quraishi @tammyhaq @akchishti pic.twitter.com/8A5MKLKiKl— Ignazio Magnani (@IgnazioMagnani) February 21, 2016 ...