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  • Two roadside snacks for winter

    KARACHI: They seem like big pieces of coal or dead mice laid out in rows by some sadistic soul...

    What are these pushcart vendors selling? On closer inspection, one may also see lots of lime along the stuff...

  • Facebook shifts News Feed, gives priority to friends

    WASHINGTON: Facebook said Tuesday it was reconfiguring its News Feed, in a move aimed at giving people more information about what is happening to “the friends you care about...

    “The goal of News Feed is to show you the content that matters to you,“ said a blog post by Facebook's Max Eulenstein and Lauren Scissors...

  • Facebook updates News Feed to make friends a priority

    Facebook on Thursday announced a major update that will put friends and family above pages or celebrities in a user's news feed...

    The change to the way Facebook ranks posts will put more weight on social interactions and relationships, according to News Feed product manager John Hegeman...

  • 'One manifesto, one symbol, one party': MQM, PSP announce plans for 2018 elections

    The leaders of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) and the Pak Sarzameen Party (PSP) set aside their bitter rivalry on Wednesday to announce that they were gearing up for the eventual consolidation of their political forces and that they would contest the 2018 general elections under "one name, one manifesto, one symbol and one party...

    ""The modalities of this alliance will be decided in the days to come," MQM Pakistan chief Dr Farooq...

  • Ronaldinho and friends play match in Karachi to boost Pakistan football

    “Thank you for all the admiration and treating me so well,” he said ahead of a match in Karachi, the first of two games in the trip...

    The group dubbed “Ronaldinho and friends” also includes former Manchester United stalwart Ryan Giggs, former England goalkeeper David James, Dutch star George Boateng, former French players Robert Pires and Nicolas Anelka, and Portuguese player Luis Boa Morte...

  • Four friends die in Karachi car crash

    KARACHI: Four friends were killed and two others injured critically when a car overturned on Sharea Faisal in the small hours of Thursday, Bahadurabad police said...

    They were taken to the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre, where doctors declared three of them dead on arrival while the fourth one died during treatment...

  • Facebook celebrates one billion users in single day

    SAN FRANCISCO: Facebook boas­ted of a new benchmark Thursday in its seemingly inexorable march to Internet ubiquity: a billion people used the social network in a single day...

    “We just passed an important milestone,” chief executive and co-founder Mark Zuckerberg declared in a post on his Facebook page...

  • Teenager set on fire allegedly by friends over monetary dispute

    A teenager was set on fire allegedly by his friends over some monetary dispute in Surjani Town of Karachi, police said on Sunday...

    The victim sustained severe burn wounds and was rushed to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital, said Karachi-West SSP Muhammad Younis Chandio while giving details of the incident which happened on Friday...

  • Obama pokes fun at political friends and foes at White House dinner

    WASHINGTON: At the gathering he jokingly called “a night when Washington celebrates itself”, US President Barack Obama took light-hearted aim on Saturday at a range of political friends and foes, including the people running to succeed him...

    Noting that some Americans are living in a time of uncertainty, Obama said, “For example, I have one friend just a few weeks ago, she was making millions of dollars a year and she’s now living...

  • Fumbling with friends

    Though seething, the Saudi leadership preserved its characteristic calm, leaving it to the UAE deputy foreign minister to express the disappointment and anger of Pakistan’s ‘closest’ Arab friends...

    But several factors need to be considered in this context: one, Yemen is vital for Saudi security; it is a distant power play for Iran; two, international legality is on the Saudi side...

  • POLITICS: FROM FRIENDS TO FRENEMIES

    Turkey and Germany are, nominally, friends...

    It’s not totally clear what that means, but step one is “new travel advisories” discouraging German citizens from visiting Turkey because of “risks...

  • Words With Friends mobile game adds 50,000 pop culture words

    NEW YORK: Tell your bae or your bestie: The mobile game Words With Friends is adding thousands of pop culture words as part of its largest dictionary update in the game’s eight-year history...

    Gurpreet Singh, director of product for the Scrabble-esque game, said Words With Friends players are constantly reaching out on social media and in the game itself, which has a submission feature with words they’d like added to the dictionary......

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