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Pakistani Rupee hits 255 against 1 USD, record low for the country fighting an economic crisis

The economic crisis in Pakistan is getting worse by the day. The cash-strapped country's currency plummeted to a record low of Rs 255.43 against the dollar on Thursday (January 26) against Rs 230.9 on Wednesday.

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Taliban is buying Blowfish drones from China even as 90% Afghans in dire poverty

Even though people in Afghanistan are facing severe poverty and food crisis, the Taliban, Islamic hardliners who are ruling the country now, have decided to buy Blowfish drones from China.

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BuzzFeed will use ChatGPT bots instead of writers to write and the company stocks just jumped 150%

Company's CEO Jonah Peretti said that AI will play an increasingly large role in the company's operations. Specifically, it plans to use the technology to move beyond curation to help create personality quizzes that ask users questions and generate text write-ups based on their responses.

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Urfi Javed struggles to find a home on rent in Mumbai because Muslims and Hindus both don't like her clothes

Social media influencer Urfi Javed, who remains in news most of the times due to her outlandish outfits, has again landed in a problem because of the way she dresses. Urfi is facing trouble in finding a rented accommodation.

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Pune family mass suicides turn out to be murder by relatives over old fight

After the police investigation, it was found that seven members of a family who were found dead in a river in Pune were murdered. Earlier it was expected that the family, including three children died because of suicide.

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Shah Rukh Khan and Ajay Devgn reunite before Pathaan release day with praise for each other

Bollywood superstars Shah Rukh Khan and Ajay Devgn might have had their bit of rivalry, but, off late, the two seem to have set aside their differences and have come out to support each other and their movies.

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Bengaluru flyover sees Paiso Ki Baarish as man showers notes and halts traffic

A man brought traffic to a halt in Bengaluru as he rained currency notes from a flyover on Tuesday (January 24). People stopped their vehicles on the flyover and below it to collect the notes.

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Man asking Indigo air hostess to open window to spit gutkha is a staged video, calm down

A passenger on board an IndiGo flight made a bizarre request to open the window so that he could spit out gutkha. The video of the incident has gone viral on social media.

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Man shouts at SpiceJet air hostess on flight in viral video, arrested

In another incident of unruly air passenger behaviour, two men onboard a Delhi to Hyderabad SpiceJet flight were deboarded for 'harassing' the cabin crew. Later, one of the flyers was arrested by Delhi Police.

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Pakistan paid USD 1.2 billion for imported cars in 6 months despite a total collapse of its finances

Pakistan is facing one of its worst economic crises ever, but that hasn't stopped the car enthusiasts in the country to import high-end vehicles from around the world. According to a report, Pakistan spent USD 1.2 billion on the import of transportation items, including luxury cars, high-end electric vehicles, and their parts, during the last six months.

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US visa wait time for Indian passport holders is going to get shorter

The US has finally launched new initiatives to cut delays in visa processing in India. These include scheduling special interviews for first-time applicants and increasing the strength of consular staff in the country.

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Swiggy lays off 380 employees in growing worry for Indian startups

As fears of recession loom large over the world, in India, the startup winter continues with Swiggy announcing the latest round of layoffs. The delivery app announced that it is firing nearly 3% of its 6,000-strong workforce.

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Ronaldo is struggling to find a chef even at 4,500 pounds salary

Ronaldo is planning on living in Portugal after his football career is over and he purchased a land in Quinta da Marinha last year. The construction of his retirement home is expected to be finished by June this year.

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Dr Taslima Nasreen says Delhi private hospital forced hip replacement and disabled her for life

Bangladeshi author living in exile Taslima Nasreen recently posted a few pictures of herself in a hospital bed. Fans of the author were concerned about her well-being. Now, Nasreen has finally revealed what happened and it doesn't sound great.

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Watch: When WFI President Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh said on camera that he murdered a person

The WFI President Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh, who has been accused by star India wrestler Vinesh Phogat of sexually exploiting women grapplers for many years, once confessed to murdering a man. The confession came in during an interview with The Lallantop.

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How safe are women in Delhi? DCW Chief Swati Maliwal dragged by drunk driver

Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chief Swati Maliwal was dragged by a car for 10-15 metres at around 3 am on Thursday, January 19. Maliwal's hand got stuck in the car's window as the driver, Harish Chandra, rolled up the glass while she was reprimanding him for teasing her. The man was asking her to sit in his car.

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Pakistan was to review its harsh blasphemy laws. It has made them even harsher.

Amid calls to review its harsh blasphemy laws, Pakistan has gone for the opposite.

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D&G is selling a monkey cap for Rs 40,000 and Bengalis are horrified

If you are Bengali, here's a business pitch for Shark Tank India Season 2: dig into your granddad's trunk and get that monkey cap out. Then call it a Ski Mask Cap. Then add a price tag: Rs 40,000. If not the Sharks, at least Dolce & Gabbana will invest in you.

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Microsoft is firing 11,000 employees starting today, but company is still mum on layoffs

In the wave of tech layoffs, Microsoft has also joined the club of Meta and Amazon and will fire at least 5% of its workforce starting today according to Sky News and various other media reports. 

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Man gets inside a Vande Bharat train to take selfies, gets locked, and forced to travel up to Vijayawada

A passenger, who had boarded the Vande Bharat Express without a ticket at Rajahmundry station, also known as Rajamahendravaram, to click a few pictures of the new train, could not get down in time as the automatic doors closed, and was forced to travel up to Vijayawada.

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Qantas flight lands safely in Sydney after engine failure

A Qantas flight QF144 from Auckland, New Zealand to Sydney, Australia, issued a mayday alert mid-flight on Wednesday, January 18, afternoon. The flight carrying over 100 passengers managed to land safely at Sydney airport after issuing the mayday call.

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Indigo aircraft emergency door was opened while taxiing, reports say BJP MP Tejasvi Surya did it

An Indigo aircraft, which was scheduled to fly from Chennai to Tiruchirappalli on December 10, 2022, had a mighty scare when a passenger accidentally pulled a lever near the emergency gate, which led to the emergency door being opened. The aircraft carrying 70 passengers was about to fly when the incident happened. Reports say the passenger was BJP MP Tejasvi Surya.

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James Cameron met Rajamouli to say he watched RRR twice and made his wife see it too

RRR is busy wooing people around the world. The hit-film, which won a Golden Globe award for the Best Original Song, also has a new fan in the form of none other than THE James Cameron.

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China has finally disclosed 60,000 Covid deaths in a month but WHO wants more data

After China's health authorities reported that almost 60,000 Covid-related deaths happened in just over a month, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has asked the country to share more data.

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