Pakistan’s Online Shopping in Shambles

Massive delays in orders, wrong/defected items sent, incorrect sizes and colours, lengthy money return procedures and pathetic customer service is where the COVID-19 online shopping spree has brought Pakistani cyber shoppers, othernews.pk has learnt. As the rest of the country was in a lock-down, online shops were quietly minting money in this ‘once in a life time chance.’ Owing to

First Time in History – Pentagon Releases UFO Videos

US Defense Department has officially released three Unidentified Ariel Phenomena (UAP) footages. They confirmed that the footages are real. The video released by the pentagon were captured by naval aviators. It shows an object hurling through the sky. The object can be seen moving rapidly against the wind. Pilots can be heard surprised about the movements of the object. “In

Fake Education Minister Punjab Announces One-Year Holiday, Real Minister Clarifies

As the lockdown crosses the mark of one month, looks like students haven’t had enough fun already. A fake account pretending to be the education minister of Punjab, Dr Murad Ras, announced holidays for a complete one year owing to COVID-19 lockdown. The post was shared so many times that the real education minister had to clarify. Dr Murad on

From a Military Draftsman to Director of Tom & Jerry and Popeye – Life of Gene Deitch

Director of Tom & Jerry and Popeye, Gene Deitch worked for the army before he switched. Gene is survived by his wife and three sons from his first marriage, who are all writers and artists for alternative comics. The Oscar-winning illustrator, Gene Deitch died on Thursday night at his apartment in Prague, it has been reported. His Czech publisher, Petr

Dawn TV Kills UK’s PM, Asked to Apologise

Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority has issued show-cause notice to Dawn Television after it aired the news of death of United Kingdom’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson, who was suffering from COVID-19 and was in ICU. According to the notice issued by regulatory body, Dawn TV aired news without any cross verification. The show-cause notice ordered Dawn TV to air an

Founder of European Union Exits!

The United Kingdom has finally quit European Union (EU) on Friday. The United Kingdom (UK) has officially left European Union on midnight Friday in Brussels. Now an eleven months transition period has started which means UK will follow EU rules till end of this year. The real change will occur when the transition period will end. Why UK quit European

Most Memorable Visits of Pakistani Heads to US

This recent visit of Imran Khan was an explosion over the internet. As Khan was stepping on US soil, #khanmeetstrump was top trending not only in Pakistan or US, but across the globe. Maybe Trump’s controversial personality, new Pakistani leader and Pakistan’s strategic placement had a great role in this. Many things came into  discussion during Khan’s visit to US.

‘Consider me Pakistan’s ambassador to Saudi Arabia’

“Consider me Pakistan’s ambassador to Saudi Arabia” says Saudi Crown Prince. This is a strong note after the two days of Saudi Prince visit to Pakistan. We could sense many changes and thought provoking developments during his visit. Saudi Prince gave respect to Prime Minister of Pakistan and visualized a prosperous Pakistan. Saudia Arabia proved to be a good friend

Biker Gang In New Zealand Come Out To Guard Mosque

A prominent biker gang in New Zealand, Mongrel Mob, turned up to guard Muslims during Friday prayer in a mosque in the North Island city of Hamilton and performed Haka (ceremonial dance) outside the mosque in tribute to the Christchurch terror attack victims. After Christchurch attack in New Zealand, the biker gang announced to secure the Muslims to show solidarity with them.  

Modi changes Twitter Handle to ‘Chowkidar’

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has changes his Twitter handle account name to “Chowkidar Narendra Modi” after the “main bhi chowkidar” election campaign on Saturday. The campaign has been launched to counter the Congress President Rahul Gandhi’s “Chowkidar chor hai ” jibe against the Prime Minister. The party has launched the campaign as part of its strategy to turn the

Modi changes Twitter Handle to ‘Chowkidar’

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has changes his Twitter handle account name to “Chowkidar Narendra Modi” after the “main bhi chowkidar” election campaign on Saturday. The campaign has been launched to counter the Congress President Rahul Gandhi’s “Chowkidar chor hai ” jibe against the Prime Minister. The party has launched the campaign as part of its strategy to turn the

Deaths on Live Facebook Streaming

The most striking aspect of the tragic New Zealand incident was that the whole incident was being aired live on Facebook. Though terrorists have used communication tools like video taping killings and later uploading it online, but this was the first time that a terrorist attack was being aired live on the internet. It’s not that the Facebook live tool

Bitcoin Millionaire Built Functioning Octopus Costume for a 10-year-old with Hypermobility

Erik Finman- bitcoin millionaire, built a functioning octopus costume for a 10-year-old having double joint syndrome in London. Erik Finman is a college dropout who earned his place through bitcoins. Aristou Meehan is his family friend’s 10-years old son who suffers from hyper-mobility. He said that his friend’s son wished he could have a fully functional octopus costume. He said

PUBG Related Arrests Crosses 10 in India

Indian Police have so far arrested over ten people for playing PUBG in Gujrat. Just last week the state of Gujrat had banned PUBG for being extremely violent and highly addictive. The youngsters were released on bail later the same day said police. While talking to Indian Express newspaper, Police official Rohit Raval said that the game was highly addictive

Iphone Internet Queries in China Drop by 48%: Research

According to Longbow Research, people searching for Iphones over the internet in China has declined by 48%. This is a massive nudge as China was the fastest growing Iphone market in the world. Research analyst, Shawn Harrison, said in a report: “Apple has repeatedly lowered the selling price of the iPhone, but it has not prevented the iPhone’s search trend

World Cancer Day Special

Cancer is a leading cause of death worldwide, accounting for an estimated 9.6 million deaths in just year 2018. Most common cancers (2018 world-wide): Lung (2.09 million cases) Breast (2.09 million cases) Colorectal (1.80 million cases) Prostate (1.28 million cases) Skin cancer (non-melanoma) (1.04 million cases) Stomach (1.03 million cases) Most deadly cancers: Lung (1.76 million deaths) Colorectal (862 000

Allowing Heavy Bikes on Motorway Challenged

National Highway and Motorway Police have filed appeal against Islamabad High Court’s (IHC) decision of allowing heavy bikes on motorway. In December last year IHC ordered NH&MP to grant permission to heavy bikers to enter motorway under specific rules and regulations. The NH&MP have gone to supreme court against the decision. The Motorway spokesperson told othernews.pk that the authorities filed

Deaths on Live Facebook Streaming

The most striking aspect of the tragic New Zealand incident was that the whole incident was being aired live on Facebook. Though terrorists have used communication tools like video taping killings and later uploading it online, but this was the first time that a terrorist attack was being aired live on the internet. It’s not that the Facebook live tool

Lahore Based Cafe Fined Rs.5M for Copying Starbucks’ Logo

A renowned cafe in Lahore, ‘Options’ has been fined with  Rs. 5 Million for copying a logo of an international coffee chain ‘Starbucks’. They have also been ordered to publish an ad in newspapers for three days admitting that they have been deceiving people in the name of Starbucks. The American based Starbucks had sent a complaint to the Competitive Commission

River Island Showcasing First Ever Down Syndrome Model

River Island has started a new campaign with down syndrome models which is making some noise. Their new clothing-line campaign shows children of different ages, ethnicity, genders and abilities. This is where 11-year-old Joseph Hale came in. Joseph, who hails from Grimsby, has Down’s Syndrome and has recently been made the face of the brand’s ‘Kids Squad’. Now he is seen dancing in