Russia tests ballistic missiles amid tensions with West

MOSCOW: Russia´s military conducted a series of intercontinental ballistic missile tests on Wednesday, the latest flexing of its muscles as tensions with the US spike over Syria. Russian forces fired a nuclear-capable rocket from a Pacific Fleet submarine in the Sea of Okhotsk north of Japan, state-run RIA Novosti reported. A Topol missile was shot… Read More Russia tests ballistic missiles amid tensions with West

Police probe one-month-old baby girl put up for SALE on eBay for £4,500

The seller from Duisburg, Germany, included pictures of the dark-haired infant wearing sleepsuits in the listing – chillingly titled: “Child, 40 days old named Maria… for sale.” The troubling post relating to the newborn baby that has been ‘offered for sale on ebay’ Police are investigating reports a one-month-old baby girl was put up for… Read More Police probe one-month-old baby girl put up for SALE on eBay for £4,500

Useless’ Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif put on sale on eBay

London: In an unusual incident, Pakistan Premier Nawaz Sharif was put on sale on the online bidding platform ebay for thousands of pounds by a seller with the post describing him as “useless Pakistani Prime Minister”. Sharif’s condition was posted as “New with defects: A brand-new, unused and unworn item with some kind of defect.” Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif… Read More Useless’ Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif put on sale on eBay

Three Earth-like planets discovered orbiting dwarf star

For the first time, researchers have discovered three potentially habitable, Earth-like worlds orbiting an ultracool dwarf star 40 light-years away in another star system, according to a study published in the journal Nature. The ultracool dwarf star, known as TRAPPIST-1, isn’t the kind of star scientists expected to be a hub for planets. It’s at… Read More Three Earth-like planets discovered orbiting dwarf star

Has the heat got you down? Sugarcane juice should be your go-to summer elixir

RAWALPINDI: Enjoyed throughout the year, gunnay ka rus (sugarcane juice) stands out among fresh juices for being both healthy and refreshing. The juice is extracted using a machine that presses fresh sugarcane, and instead of being stored in bottles, is preferred fresh. Although the Potohar region is not among the areas where sugarcane is cultivated,… Read More Has the heat got you down? Sugarcane juice should be your go-to summer elixir