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Sabeen Mahmud gunned down in Karachi

Sabeen Mahmud

Director of Non-governmental organization “The Second Floor” (T2F) Sabeen Mahmud , was killed by unknown gunmen in Karachi on 24th April, autopsy reports are out, according to which 4 bullets were found in deceased’s  body. The killing left a question mark on the ongoing targeted operation against the criminal elements in Karachi as the target killers are still on loose ...

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Is Samsung’s Galaxy S5 ‘leaking’ YOUR fingerprints?

Galaxy S5

Is Samsung’s Galaxy S5 ‘leaking’ YOUR fingerprints? Flaw means hackers can intercept and steal bio-metric data Experts have discovered a flaw in older versions of the Android system Once a hacker has access to a phone they can monitor data from sensors From this, they can potentially intercept a fingerprint from the scanner Vulnerability has been tested and confirmed on the Samsung Galaxy ...

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Earthquake in Nepal 7.9 magnitude

Earthquake in Nepal

Earthquake in Nepal An earthquake measuring 7.9 magnitude has struck 80 km east of Pokhara in Nepal about half way between the town and the capital Kathmandu, the US Geological Survey says. Nepal’s Information Minister Minendra Rijal told India’s NDTV station that there are reports of damage in and around Kathmandu but no immediate word on casualties. He said rescue ...

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Bullet-proof Bloodhound car aims for 1,000 mph record – VIDEO

Bloodhound

 OKLAHOMA – Described as “part Formula 1 car, part space rocket and part supersonic jet”, the Bloodhound Supersonic Car is aiming to be the world’s first 1,000mph car when it attempts to set a new world record in 2016. The car’s British designers say they are pushing the limits of science, with the Bloodhound a catalyst for cutting-edge research in ...

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Google shares rise after online ad sales drive revenue higher

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WASHINGTON – Google Inc reported higher quarterly revenue and profit as rising online ad volume offset a hit from the strong dollar, sending the Internet company’s shares higher in after-hours trading. Shares of the world’s No. 1 Internet search engine rose after the results were released, climbing 3.5 percent on Thursday to $577. While revenue and profit missed the forecasts ...

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