FIRST TRANSGENDER News Anchor Hired By Pakistani News Channel!

A local news channel Kohenoor News relaunched on Friday with an elaborate ceremony and for the first time in its 10 years announced the hiring of the transgender news anchor Marvia Malik, a first in Pakistan media’s history. Marvia Malik, a journalism graduate who has also worked as a model, told the BBC Urdu she […]

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Mumbai IPS Officer – Himanshu Roy Commits Suicide

Himanshu Roy was not your regular cop. He was a devoted, dyed-in-the-wool police chief, and a thorough gentleman. A 1988 batch IPS officer, he was the additional director general of police, Maharashtra, when he shot himself with a service revolver on Friday, 11 May. Credits – times of India In a statement released on Friday, […]

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‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Fastest Movie To Hit $1B Bench Mark In 2 Weeks

WHAT JUST EVEN HAPPENED? Walt Disney Co.’s Avengers: Infinity War won the box office for the second weekend in a row, outrunning other new movies and surpassing $1 billion in global ticket sales. The Marvel film beat 2015’s Star Wars: The Force Awakens by a day in hitting the $1 billion mark, reported CNN Money. Infinity War is Marvel’s sixth film to hit […]

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Tea Seller Uses Toilet Water – Gets Fine of 1 LAKH

After outrage on social media over the viral video of a tea vendor using tap water from the toilet to make tea, South Central Railway has slapped the vending contractor with a fine of Rs 1 lakh on Tuesday, 1 May. In the video, a vendor is seen passing three cans of tea from the […]

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Pluto ‘might actually still be a planet’, NASA scientists claim

SO much for the “dwarf planet”. The International Astronomical Union (IAU) demoted Pluto in 2006 after the discovery of another dwarf planet, Eris, which was almost exactly the same size as Pluto. Hence we considered only eight planets as part of our Solar System. But some NASA scientists think that the definition was flawed and that planets […]

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