Author Archives: Dunya

32 Injured Persons Shifted To Aga Khan Hospital Karachi

Thirty-two injured of the Quetta Civil Hospital terrorist attack were shifted to Agha Khan Hospital in Karachi. They were taken in a special PAF plane that landed at a military base in Karachi late last night. Ambulances of Red Crescent, Edhi, Chippa and Amn welfare organizations shifted the injured to Agha Khan Hospital on stadium road amid tight security. Five ...

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Oil Prices Up In Asian Trade.

Oil edged higher to near 42 dollars a barrel in Asia Monday but analysts said the increase was unlikely to last as the commodity remains under pressure by a supply glut and a strong dollar. US benchmark West Texas intermediate for delivery in September was up nine cents to 41.89 dollars and Brent crude for October gained five cents to ...

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‘Suicide Squad’ Beats ‘Bourne’ With Huge Debut

Defying a barrage of dismal reviews, the dc comics-inspired film “suicide squad” topped the box office with 135.1 million dollars in sales this weekend. Starring will smith, Jared Leto and Margot Robbie as a band of deadly criminals recruited to execute dangerous black-ops missions, the film has an average critical score of 4.7 out of 10 on the reviews aggregation ...

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Italy’s Niccolo Campriani Takes Gold In 10m Air Rifle.

Italy’s Niccolo Campriani won gold in the Olympic men’s 10-metre air rifle on Monday with a score of 206.1 after Serihy Kulish of Ukraine made his final shot poorly, widening what had been a razor-thin gap between the two. Campriani, a 28-year-old, three-time Olympian and 2012 silver medalist, established an Olympic record of 630.2 in the qualifying round and his ...

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Silva Wins Brazil’s First Gold

Brazil’s Rafaela Silva overcame top seed Sumiya Dorjsuren of Mongolia to win Gold in the women’s -57kg judo, sending the crowd into joyous celebration of their first Olympic Gold as host country. Silva raised her arms to the crowd in triumph as she beat Dorjsuren on a Waza-ari, following a pulsating semi-finals victory that went into extra time against Romania’s ...

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Republican Security Experts Rail Against Trump In Open Letter

An open letter signed by 50 republican national security experts has warned that nominee Donald Trump “would be the most reckless president” in US history. The group, which includes the former CIA Director Michael Hayden, said Trump “lacks the character, values and experience” to be president. Many of the signatories had declined to sign a similar note in March. In ...

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Clinton Talks Jobs, Economy In St. Petersburg, Florida.

At a rally in St. Petersburg, Florida, democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton said she would raise taxes on the wealthy unlike her rival Donald Trump whose tax plans, she claimed, would give tax breaks to the wealthy. Clinton was addressing the rally in St. Petersburg just hours after trump addressed the Detroit economic club where he proposed sweeping tax breaks, ...

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World Condemns Terrorist Attack In Quetta

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has condemned the terrorist bombing at a hospital in Quetta. In a statement, he termed it appalling and urged the government to do its utmost to ensure safety of the people and bring to justice the perpetrators of the attack. He also extended his heartfelt condolences to the victims and their families. Turkish foreign ministry ...

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‘Pretty boy’ puts modelling aside for boxing gold at Olympics

Rio de Janeiro (AFP) – Boxing and modelling would hardly seem to be two professions that go together too well. But that does not stop Britain’s Josh Kelly, the self-declared “pretty boy” who made a winning start at the Rio Olympics on Monday after climbing off his sick bed. Kelly, who said he had been on antibiotics and had a ...

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OMG! Sultan Salman pushed Aamir on the back-foot

It is quite obvious for any of the Bollywooder’s to get worried after seeing the path breaking success of Salman’s ‘Sultan’. But it becomes difficult for anyone to believe that success of ‘Sultan’ has pushed even the ace performers of the Bollywood on the back-foot. Thinking whom? Well here we are talking about none other than Mr Perfectionist Aamir. If ...

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