Iflix to offer free unlimited service to PTCL’s Broadband & Smart TV users

PTCL - Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited, in a press conference held in Karachi, has announced its collaboration with iflix - the world’s leading Subscription Video-on-Demand service. According to the deal, iflix, will...
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ECP bans Social Media & YouTube in its offices across the country

The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has issued a notice to ban the use of social media and video streaming sites in its offices across the country. According to the notification, social...
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HELLI; Smart Helmet for Bikers

Startups are on a peak in Pakistan but still very much less work is being done on technology startups. And the major problem is the lack of resources available for developing...
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FIA arrests first woman under Pakistan’s Cyber Crime Law

The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) of Pakistan has arrested a woman in Sialkot for blackmailing a man on social media; reported GEO. Sadia Mirza, from Sialkot, was booked under Cyber Crime Law...

Islamabad High Court hints at blocking Facebook

The Islamabad High Court of Pakistan's judge, Justice Shaukat Siddiqui has directed the authorities to suspend Facebook in the country if it does not block blasphemous material. The decision about the suspension...

Intel Corporation shuts down its offices in Pakistan

Intel Corporation has shut down its offices in Pakistan, as a part of its global business strategy. Intel's global strategy is to focus on profitable markets including Cloud Computing and Internet of...
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Pakistan to phase out 2-Year BA, BSc, MA & MSc programs

Pakistan's Higher Education Commission has taken an important step by announcing that Pakistan will be phasing out 2-year BA/BSc from academic year 2018 and 2-year MA/MSc programs from year 2020. HEC, in...
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Facebook Delegate to visit Pakistan over the Blasphemous Content issue

The social media giant, Facebook has agreed to resolve the matter of blasphemous content with Pakistani government and is sending a delegation to discuss the issue; a Ministry of Interior spokesperson...
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Social Media Campaigns against Prime Minister are a Cyber Crime: Info Minister

Marriyum Aurangzeb, the Federal Minister for Information of Pakistan, has warned the public that strict action will be taken against anyone carrying out “negative propaganda” against the Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif...
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Petition to block Facebook filed in High Court

A petition in has been filed in Islamabad High Court seeking the closure of Facebook temporarily in Pakistan. The petitioner filed the petition through his counsel Tariq Asad Advocate to close...
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State Bank imposes 100% cash margin on Mobile Phones, Vehicles

State Bank of Pakistan has imposed 100% cash margin requirement on import of certain consumer items. The requirement of 100% cash margin has been imposed on items such as motor vehicles, jewelry,...