Former ISI chief Lt General Faiz Hamid decides to retire early: Reports

Faiz Hamid

Islamabad: Lieutenant General Faiz Hamid, the former ISI chief and one of the top military officers of Pakistan, has opted to seek an early retirement, days after he was shortlisted but not appointed as the Army chief, according to media reports Tuesday. Gen Hamid was one of the six senior-most generals shortlisted by the General Headquarters (GHQ) for the post of the Chief of Army Staff. The list was sent to...

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BSF shoots down drone along India-Pak border in Amritsar

Amritsar: The Border Security Force has shot down a drone that sneaked into the Indian side from Pakistan in Punjab's Amritsar district, officials said Tuesday. The BSF personnel fired at the drone Monday night after they noticed it entering the Indian territory near Chaharpur village, around 40 km north of Amritsar city, they said. During the search operation, the BSF recovered a partially-damaged hexacopter, an unmanned aerial vehicle with six rotors....

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World’s largest volcano in Hawaii erupts after nearly 4 decades

Honolulu: The world's largest active volcano, the Mauna Loa in Hawaii, has erupted for the first time in nearly 40 years, authorities said. The eruption began at Moku'aweoweo, the volcano's summit caldera, at 11.30 p.m. Sunday, the first since 1984, Xinhua news agency quoted the US National Park Service as saying in an update Monday. The volcano's alert level has also been upgraded from an "advisory" to a "warning" -- the...

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Lowest Covid cases recorded in country since April 2020

Active Covid cases in country rise to 1,35,510

New Delhi: India logged 215 new coronavirus infections, the lowest since April 2020, taking the total tally of Covid-19 cases to 4,46,72,068, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated Tuesday. The active cases further declined to 4,982, while the death toll climbed to 5,30,615 with one fatality being reported from Delhi, the data updated at 8 am stated. The active cases comprise 0.01 per cent of the total infections, while...

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Mumbai: Ayushmann Khurrana has danced his heart out for An Action Hero with Malaika Arora and Nora Fatehi. "It has been an absolute pleasure to dance with two of the biggest dancing stars of India - Malaika Arora in the situational song Aap Jaisa Koi and Nora Fatehi in Jehda Nasha in my upcoming release An Action...

Rupee falls 3 paise to close at 81.71 against US dollar

Mumbai: The rupee slipped 3 paise to close at 81.71 (provisional) against the US dollar Tuesday as rising crude oil prices in the international market weighed on forex market sentiment. However, a firm trend in domestic equities and a weak American currency overseas capped the losses in the local unit, forex traders said. At the interbank foreign...

Court junks ex-Congress MLA’s bail plea in cop manhandling case

New Delhi: A court here Tuesday rejected the bail plea of former Congress legislator Asif Khan in a case of alleged manhandling of a police officer. Metropolitan Magistrate Shikha Chahal rejected the bail plea of Khan who was sent to 14 days' judicial custody Saturday after being arrested for allegedly misbehaving with a police officer and manhandling...

Y S Sharmila detained on way to T’gana CM’s residence for protest

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WhatsApp launches ‘forward media with caption’ feature on iOS

San Francisco: Meta-owned messaging platform WhatsApp has launched the 'forward media with caption' feature on iOS, which provides users the ability to forward images, videos, GIFs and documents, with a caption. After downloading the latest WhatsApp for iOS 22.23.77 update from the App Store, some users were able to access the new feature, reports WABetaInfo. Users have...

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Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik met members of the Kulta and Bhulia Samaj, who are dominant in Padampur sub-division of Bargarh, ahead of the assembly by-poll there December 5 and assured them of meeting their demands. Patnaik assured the Kulta Samaj members Monday of granting a piece of land at Puri and assistance for the construction...

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