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Massacre fears spark race to save rare Australia parrot

HOBART: Critically endangered Swift Parrots are under threat from squirrel-like sugar gliders in a battle for space in Australia’s ancient forests, scientists said Wednesday as they race to save the rare birds. Swift Parrots are migratory and only breed in the southern island state of Tasmania. But the nomadic nectar-eating …

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Mastermind of APS school attack Umar Mansoor killed in drone strike

The Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) on Wednesday said that the mastermind of the Army Public School attack, militant commander Umer Mansoor, has died TTP Spokesperson Muhammad Khorasani, in an email sent to journalists, said that Khalifa Usman Mansoor Hafizullah will replace Umar Mansoor as the faction’s commander in Darra Adam Khel …

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Imam-ul-Haq replaces Shehzad in Pak-SL ODI final

Sri Lanka won the toss and decided to bat first in the third and series-deciding ODI in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday. Uncapped Imam-ul-Haq is in for Ahmed Shehzad, who failed to perform with the bat in the opening two matches of the series. Pakistan will look to continue their winning momentum …

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Pakistan calls for steps to prevent weaponisation of outer space

GENEVA: Pakistan’s United Nations Permanent Representative Farukh Amil has called for steps to prevent the weaponisation of outer space in an address to the General Assembly Disarmament and International Security Committee in Geneva. Amil emphasised the need for outer space to be explored and used for peaceful purposes only. He …

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President arrives in Bannu to address convocation of USTB

BANNU: President Mamnoon Hussain arrived here on Wednesday to address the second convocation of University of Science and Technology Bannu (USTB). During his visit, the president will also inaugurate three mega projects for the promotion of quality education and research in the southern districts of KP. Upon arrival, the president …

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PHC dismisses PDA DG writ against NAB

PESHAWAR: The Peshawar High Court (PHC) dismissed the writ of the Peshawar Development Authority (PDA) Director General against National Accountability Bureau (NAB). The PDA DG Saleem Wattoo has appealed the court to stop NAB proceeding against him. High Court’s Justice Waqar Seth heard the writ. NAB is investigating PDA DG regarding allegations of misappropriation …

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PM wants normal judicial system to be extended to tribal areas

PM directs Law Ministry to initiate legal, administrative steps for extending normal judicial system to tribal areas ISLAMABAD: National Implementation Committee on FATA has directed the Law Ministry to initiate legal and administrative measures to extend the normal judicial system to tribal areas. A meeting headed by Prime Minister Shahid …

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