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Saturday, August 4th, 2018

 

How Much Imran Khan Not Using PM House Could Fuel Other Initiatives Over Next 5 Yrs

AUG 4, 2018 (BE2C2 Report): Imran Khan, the next-in-line prime minister has decided not to live in the PM House Complex in capital Islamabad. Khan’s decision not to live in the Prime Minister House is expected to save billions of Pakistani rupees annually. “The PM House is a royal palace. I feel ashamed of sitting there,” Imran had said in his victory speech . According to reports, some Rs1.85 billion will be saved annually. It comprises Rs980 million in security budget for the complex, while Rs700 million are allocated forRead More


China Bird Drones to Watch Over Citizens

Called “Dove” they are part of China’s Social Credit System AUG 3, 2018: Look! Up there! A pretty little bird gliding majestically through the sky, encapsulating the beauty of natu — oh wait. It’s a high-tech surveillance drone. Over recent years, more than 30 Chinese military and government agencies have reportedly been using drones made to look like birds to surveil citizens in at least five provinces, according to the South China Morning Post. The program is reportedly codenamed “Dove” and run by Song Bifeng, a professor at Northwestern PolytechnicalRead More


Canadian Tennis Star Teases Fans With VIDEO of ‘Wet T-Shirt Contest’

AUG 5, 2018: Eugenie Bouchard teasingly offered an alternative version of the contest, which may have not been as provocative as the original, but was a hit with fans, who appreciated her sense of humor. In a playful Instagram post, Canadian tennis player Eugenie Bouchard, 24, shared a video of her wringing out a sweaty T-shirt on the court in Montreal post-practice, as she was gearing up for the 2018 Rogers Cup. “Wet T-shirt contest (sweat version),” the caption reads. “I’ll take the shirt to the laundry for you, Eugenie!”Read More