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February 19, 2018 12:00 AM Only one dental surgeon at Pindi’s Holy Family Hospital

RAWALPINDI: The dental department of Holy Family Hospital in Satellite Town, which receives over 120 patients daily, is in dire need of the Punjab Health Department’s urgent attention, presently being run by a single dentist and is without its head. Oral hygiene is central to health and the way this critically important department is being run, speaks 12

February 6, 2018 12:00 AM Pakistan Post launches same day delivery service

Islamabad: Pakistan Post has launched a new delivery service ‘Same Day Delivery’ for delivering goods in twin cities of Rawalpindi and Islamabad on the same day. According to official sources, the people of federal capital and adjoining areas would be able to send their goods up to 20 kg through this service. The service will benefit business community 10

February 2, 2018 12:00 AM Russia launches 11 space satellites ‘without glitch’

MOSCOW: Russia on Thursday successfully launched 11 satellites from its Vostochny cosmodrome, in the third rocket liftoff from the new spaceport, the space agency said. The country’s first orbital launch of 2018 came after a similar liftoff from the cosmodrome in eastern Russia ended in embarrassment, with officials losing contact with a string of satellites 11

January 29, 2018 12:00 AM Engineer held for making porn videos

LAHORE/JHANG: The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) arrested a man on Sunday for allegedly making pornographic videos, Geo News reported. According to a statement, FIA officials conducted a raid along with Jhang Satellite Town police team on a house in A-Block of Satellite Town after receiving information from Canadian law-enforcement officials via Interpol 7

January 28, 2018 12:00 AM Saudi billionaire Prince Al-Waleed released as graft probe winds down

RIYADH: Billionaire Saudi Prince Al-Waleed was released on Saturday after nearly three months in detention, a business associate told AFP, as a sweeping anti-corruption campaign targeting the kingdom´s elite winds down. Prince Al-Waleed bin Talal, dubbed the Warren Buffett of Saudi Arabia, was the most high-profile detainee among 350 suspects rounded 5

January 25, 2018 12:00 AM Brexit prompts EU to move satellite site to Spain

BRUSSELS: The EU formally decided on Wednesday to move a satellite monitoring base from Britain to Spain after Brexit to "preserve security". The back-up site for the bloc’s Galileo satnav system in Swanwick, southern England, is set to move to Madrid, where it will reportedly employ dozens of people. It is a third major loss for Britain after the EU decided 7

January 12, 2018 8:21 AM India launches rocket carrying dozens of satellites

New Delhi on Friday launched a rocket carrying dozens of satellites from India and six other countries from its island space centre. Chairman of the Indian Space Research Organization, A.S. Kiran Kumar, said the satellites successfully reached orbit after the polar satellite launch vehicle took off from Sriharikota, an island off Andhra Pradesh state 5

December 24, 2017 12:00 AM SpaceX launches 10 more satellites

LOS ANGELES: SpaceX on Friday blasted off a re-used Falcon 9 rocket carrying 10 satellites into orbit, its fourth launch toward a $3 billion upgrade to Virginia-based Iridium’s mobile, voice and data network. The rocket, part of which had flown on a previous Iridium launch in June, lit up the night sky as it launched from Vandenberg Air Force Base at 5:27 pm (0127 GMT Saturday) 6

December 7, 2017 12:00 AM Toxic air puts 17m babies’ brains and lungs at risk: UNICEF

LONDON: About 17 million babies worldwide live in areas where outdoor air pollution is six times the recommended limit and their brain development is at risk, the UN children's agency (UNICEF) said on Wednesday. The majority of these babies, more than 12 million, are in South Asia, it said, in a study of children under one-year-old, using satellite imagery 1

November 26, 2017 12:00 AM Operation coverage:Pemra blocks news channels

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority on Saturday blocked transmission of the news satellite television channels for alleged violation of the Pemra code of conduct for the coverage of the Faizabad operation. Social media outlets were also found to be either blocked or functioning very slowly most of the time, particularly after the shutting 5