Tuesday, 17 September, 2019
Facebook hack: Private messages from 81,000 accounts published online
Hackers have gained access to private messages of nearly 120 million Facebook accounts and already published such messages from 81,000 accounts for generating money, the BBC reported.
Over 2,200 cars found registered in name of former judge

World happiness sinks to record low in over a decade: Study
World happiness levels are at their lowest level in over a decade, with the number of people who say they feel stressed and worried rising, according to a survey published on Wednesday.
Over 1,000 rockets from Tipu Sultan’s time found
Over a thousand rockets belonging to an 18th-century Muslim warrior king have been found by excavators in an abandoned well in India’s southern Karnataka state, an official said on Friday.
'Hunter becomes the hunted': Lions eat poachers on South Africa reserve
At least three suspected poachers who were apparently hunting for rhinos have been mauled to death and eaten by lions on a game reserve in South Africa, the owner said on Thursday.
Woman drowned in 2017 found alive on the same beach 18 months later
An Indonesian family has been left shocked after a relative they watched being swept away by the sea waves found alive on the same beach 18 months later.
French gangster pulls off spectacular jailbreak by helicopter
A notorious career thief who was once France’s most-wanted man pulled off a daring jailbreak on Sunday, fleeing a prison near Paris by helicopter in a commando-style operation.
Shark pulls woman overboard by biting finger in Australia
A woman who was pulled into crocodile-infested waters in northwestern Australia when a shark bit her finger as she attempted to feed it has described the terrifying moment which nearly cost her a digit.
FB, Google ‘manipulate’ users to share data: study
Facebook and Google are pushing users to share private information by offering "invasive" and limited default options despite new EU data protection laws aimed at giving users more control and choice, a government study said Wednesday.
Marriage is (literally) good for the heart: study
Even if marriage is sometimes more a bed of nails than roses, living into old age with a partner may help ward off heart disease and stroke, researchers said Tuesday.
Careem users' personal data compromised in massive data breach
Ride-hailing service Careem on Monday warned users that their personal data had been compromised in a massive cyber-security breach.
Up to 87 million people affected in Facebook scandal
Facebook has said that up to 87 million of its users may have had their data accessed in the Cambridge Analytica scandal, almost double the number previously reported.
60 ants removed from 11-year-old girl's eye in India
A minor girl has left Indian doctors perplexed after at least 60 ants were found in her eye, The Sun reported.
World's leading bottled water brands contaminated with plastic particles: report
The world's leading brands of bottled water are contaminated with tiny plastic particles that are likely seeping in during the packaging process, according to a major study across nine countries published Wednesday.
Absent-minded people have ‘superior intelligence’
It is good to be forgetful now as a study published by Neuron said that forgetful people may have superior intelligence.
World's largest phone show opens in Barcelona
The world’s largest phone show opened in Barcelona on Monday with a visit by King Felipe VI as tensions run high just months after Catalonia’s failed bid to break from Spain.
Massive garbage avalanche kills 17 in Mozambique
Heavy rains triggered the partial collapse of a huge mound of garbage in Mozambique’s capital on Monday, killing 17 people who were buried by the avalanche of debris.
 
 
 
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PPP co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari on Monday said that the international financial support being given to Pakistan by friendly countries is welcome, but no "foreign force" can prevent the economic slide the country appeared to be heading towards because of PTI government's policies.
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met with Saudi King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman on Monday in Riyadh, where he is visiting for talks on a range of Middle East crises, topped by the conflicts in Syria and Yemen, threats from Iran and the Saudi response to the killing of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi last year.
India's Hindu nationalist-led government is splashing out on a religious megafest, spending unprecedented sums as part of a strategy to focus on the country's majority Hindu population ahead of a general election due this year.
Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar on Monday assailed an audit member of the Federal Bureau of Revenue (FBR) for the body's "sluggish" investigation in the case against 44 politically exposed individuals or their benamidars who own properties abroad.

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America’s fingerprints are all over the war in Yemen, the New York Times said on Wednesday.
Torn between preventing Pakistan from going nuclear and fighting the Soviets in Afghanistan, the United States appears to have decided that pushing the Russians out of Kabul was more important, shows a set of documents released by the US State Department.
A group advocating the cause of the persecuted Rohingya Muslims says a generation of the Muslims may be lost due to a lack of education for children and the youth at camps for the displaced in Bangladesh and Myanmar.

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