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Pakistan is ready to launch its first mission to the moon, entering the international space race for research. The Electrical Engineering Department at the Institute of Space Technology (IST) in Islamabad developed the satellite, weighing approximately 7kg, over two years, symbolizing Pakistan’s entry into the global space race for scientific inquiry with the assistance of China. Dubbed iCube Qamar, the Space and Upper Atmosphere Research Commission (Suparco) will launch the satellite into lunar orbit, marking Pakistan’s maiden journey to the moon. On the success of the mission, Pakistan will become the sixth country in the world to go to the…

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Mercury is set to decrease in Karachi starting tomorrow, following sea breezes bringing relief to residents who tolerate burning temperatures reaching a maximum of 38.2°C today, as per the Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) forecasts on Thursday. The PMD’s weather report indicates that humidity levels hovered around 30% during the daytime, with temperatures expected to decline in the port city from tomorrow onwards. Nevertheless, Karachi can still expect hot and humid weather, with temperatures ranging between 34°C to 36°C expected tomorrow. The weather forecast highlights the frequency of continental air across much of the country. A shallow westerly wave is projected…

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Pak Suzuki Motor Company Limited has pleasantly surprised consumers by reducing the prices of various Swift car models by up to Rs 710,000, effective May 1. This decision is a relief for consumers, especially following the company’s previous price hike in March. As per the company’s notification to authorized dealers, the Suzuki Swift GLMT will now be priced at Rs 4.33 million, down from Rs 4.42 million. The Swift GL CVT model has seen a notable reduction of Rs 159,000, now priced at Rs 4.56 million. Meanwhile, the Suzuki Swift GLX CVT has witnessed the most substantial price cut of…

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Today, Karachi experienced tremors from a mild earthquake, causing worry among residents. The quake, registering 2.3 on the Richter scale, originated 38 kilometers northeast of Malir, reaching a depth of 84 kilometers, as per the seismological center’s data. Alarmed by the tremors, people rushed outdoors, seeking refuge, and turned to reciting verses from the Holy Quran for relief. Fortunately, there have been no reports of casualties or property damage so far. However, authorities are urging residents to remain cautious and take necessary safety precautions. Earthquakes can be unpredictable, and individuals need to stay prepared and informed during such events. While…

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ASP Sherbano Naqvi got well-known respect following her admirable role in the Icchra incident. Her actions propelled her into the limelight, sparking different opinions about her. Despite the inquiry, she swiftly rose to fame, with numerous interviews shedding light on her personal life. Recently, Sherbano Naqvi’s wedding photos circulated widely, prompting curiosity about her income as a police officer. During an interview with Sohail Warraich, she openly discussed her views, duties, and, notably, her salary. Also Read: Pakistani actress Madiha Rizvi shares how she met her second husband She disclosed that her monthly salary amounts to 1 lakh 40 thousand…

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Farah Iqrar, a renowned Pakistani host and news anchor, is often associated with her husband Iqrar Ul Hassan, a prominent television personality. Besides her television career, Farah Iqrar runs a successful YouTube channel where she shares her daily life through vlogs and conducts interviews. Recently, Farah Iqrar has been in the spotlight due to her husband’s third marriage to Aroosa Khan. In a podcast on GNN news, she discussed her relationship with her husband’s other wives. She mentioned maintaining a good bond with Ainnie, although they don’t meet often. She also shared her thoughts on Qurat Ul Ain and Aroosa.…

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According to the Meteorological Department, Punjab is likely to experience a heatwave starting from May 12, with temperatures soaring beyond 40 degrees. Dr. Zulfiqar, speaking to Geo News, highlighted that Punjab is expected to face a heatwave similar to Sindh’s during the second week of this month. In light of this forecast, experts are advising individuals to limit outdoor activities and stay indoors to prevent heatstroke. El-Nino Effect The Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) has mentioned in its May monthly outlook that the neutral phase of the El Niño Southern Oscillation (ENSO) is expected to persist throughout this month. Based on…

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Nimra Khan, an esteemed actress and model known for her roles in various dramas, recently came under fire for her skincare routine. During a guest appearance on Mashion, she shared her beauty regimen, which garnered significant criticism from the online community. In her routine, Khan began by removing her makeup with coconut oil, a practice that many deemed unhygienic. Following the oil cleanse, she applied moisturizer without washing her face, which further fueled the backlash. Also Read: Hassan Ali’s wife Samiya Khan stuns in rose gold gown on her birthday Critics pointed out that using coconut oil on the face…

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Bitcoin experienced its poorest monthly performance since 2022, dropping nearly 6% on Wednesday as investors withdrew from cryptocurrencies in expectation of the Federal Reserve’s interest rate announcement. The leading cryptocurrency’s value sank by almost 16% in April as investors cashed in on a remarkable rally that saw prices surpass $70,000. Bitcoin sank to its lowest point since late February, down as much as 5.6%. It settled at $57,001, a 4.8% decrease, while ether saw milder losses, down 3.6% at $2,857, its lowest since February. Currently, bitcoin is 22% below its peak of $73,803 set in March, indicating a bear market.…

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Petrol and diesel prices are expected to drop from May 1, as per insider sources. The government is considering reducing petrol rates by about Rs 5.04 and diesel by up to Rs 8 per litre due to the recent dip in global crude oil prices. Moreover, kerosene oil and light diesel oil (LDO) prices may also see a decrease by Rs 8.03 and Rs 5.4 per litre, respectively. The Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (Ogra) is yet to present its summary, and the final decision rests with the Finance Ministry after consultation with the Prime Minister. If the proposed reductions…

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The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is preparing for more heavy rains following a recent record-breaking downpour that caused significant flooding in Dubai and other emirates on April 16. The country is expected to experience moderate to heavy rainfall starting Wednesday night. Earlier this month, UAE faced severe thunderstorms which led to flooding, with Dubai receiving more rain in a few hours than it typically does in a year and a half. This event marked the most substantial rainfall in the country within 24 hours in the past 75 years. According to reports from the Khaleej Times, further episodes of torrential…

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Hassan Ali, a talented bowler for the ICC, has been a key player for the Pakistani cricket team for several years. His contributions have been essential in the team’s victories, notably in the Champions Trophy 2017 and other series. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Da Artist Photography – by Shahbaz Cheema (@daartistphoto) Despite being away from his family, Hassan made sure that his wife, Samiya Khan, had a memorable birthday celebration. Also Read: ASP Shehrbano Naqvi’s wedding pictures and videos goes viral View this post on Instagram A post shared by Samiya…

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Popular Pakistani actress Madiha Rizvi, who recently got married to Junaid Ali Perwez, shared the story of how they met. Rizvi revealed that Junaid is her first cousin, her maternal uncle’s son, and they have known each other since childhood. Junaid mentioned that he is three years younger than Madiha. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Galaxy Lollywood (@galaxylollywood) Junaid expressed that the age gap wasn’t a big concern for him, but the challenge was bonding with Madiha’s grown-up daughters from her previous marriage. Also Read: Atif Aslam performs at Anant Ambani’s pre-wedding in London …

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ASP Shehrbano Naqvi, an Assistant Superintendent of Police, received widespread acclaim for rescuing a woman accused of blasphemy, and now her wedding celebrations have brought joy to many. The courageous officer’s Mehndi and Baraat festivities have been warmly received on social media, with her candid pictures and videos shared by various showbiz platforms. ASP Shehrbano Naqvi looks radiant in traditional attire, while her groom exudes charm in his classic outfit. The couple is seen posing together as they embark on this new chapter in their lives. For her Mehndi ceremony, she chose a mustard-colored Lehnga, while she elegantly donned a…

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Punjab University has initiated the initial phase of admissions for undergraduate programs and has commenced online registration for candidates willing to take the entry test. For the 2024 session, it is obligatory to take the entry test for admissions, and candidates can complete their online registration by May 17, according to their official page announcement. An official from the university mentioned that the entry test for undergraduate program admissions is anticipated to take place on June 9. He stated that the entry test will be held in major cities across Pakistan. Furthermore, he explained that 25% of marks for Punjab…

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Dubai: On Sunday, Dubai announced the commencement of construction on a new terminal at Al Maktoum International Airport, which the ruler of the Gulf emirate described as destined to become “the world’s largest” at an estimated cost of nearly $35 billion. “We approved the designs for the new passenger terminal at Al Maktoum International Airport, and (are) commencing construction of the building at a cost of AED 128 billion ($34.85 billion),” stated Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the ruler of Dubai and prime minister of the United Arab Emirates, according to Barrons. Once fully operational, the airport is projected…

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Realme introduced the 4G-only C65 earlier in April, and now they’ve unveiled a 5G variant, powered by the Dimensity 6300 SoC. The Realme C65 5G is the first smartphone to run on the Dimensity 6300 chipset. It boasts up to 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage, which can be expanded up to 2TB via a microSD card. Running on Android 14-based Realme UI 5.0, the phone promises two years of Android OS updates and three years of security updates. The device sports a 6.67-inch HD+ 120Hz LCD screen with a peak brightness of 625 nits. It supports Rainwater Smart…

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Apple’s forthcoming smart wearable, likely the Apple Watch Series X, is rumored to adopt a thinner motherboard material. Analyst Ming-Chi Kuo’s previous speculation suggested that the 2025 Apple iPhone 17 Pro might feature a resin-coated copper (RCC) mainboard. Now, according to Digitimes, citing its sources from the supply chain, it’s possible that at least one upcoming Apple Watch model could also incorporate an RCC material motherboard. The RCC material employs a thin layer of copper coated with resin, resulting in a slimmer motherboard design. This modification is anticipated to create additional space within the watch for accommodating larger components, such…

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Xiaomi 14 and OnePlus 12 present themselves as compelling choices in the smartphone market, both featuring the latest Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 chipset at similar price points. While they share many similarities, the hinted distinctions differentiate them. For potential buyers, understanding these differences is crucial in making the right choice. In terms of design, Xiaomi 14 boasts a sleek aesthetic with a rectangular camera island on the back, while OnePlus 12 opts for a circular camera hump. OnePlus 12 gains an edge in durability with Gorilla Glass Victus 2 on the back compared to Xiaomi 14’s regular Gorilla Glass Victus.…

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Shiraz and Muskan, the energetic siblings behind Shirazi Village Vlog, have achieved an impressive milestone on Instagram, gaining an incredible two million followers overnight. Their rise to fame reflects their remarkable journey. Through their vlogs, they have captivated audiences with their genuine innocence and provided a fresh perspective on nature and local issues. At just six years old, Shiraz offers a unique viewpoint, showcasing the beauty and simplicity of life in Khaplu village, situated in the breathtaking region of Gilgit-Baltistan. The internet sensation has now crossed 2 million followers on Instagram. Here is the screenshot of his Instagram handle. Their…

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