Hamza Zakir

Platonist. Humanist. Unusually edgy sometimes.

 
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COVID v2.0? WHO says British virus mutation has spread to 50 countries

We aren’t exactly out of the woods yet as far as this COVID-19 situation is concerned. With the possibility...

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Jan 13 · 1 min read >

Global smartphone shipments in 2020 were down 8.8% compared to 2019: report

Global smartphone shipments witnessed a considerable drop in the pandemic-ravaged year of 2020. According to a newly released report,...

Jan 13 · 41 sec read >

Pakistan to host world’s first ever online youth scrabble championship this month

Pakistan is all set to host the world’s first ever international online youth scrabble championship starting January 22. As...

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Jan 13 · 1 min read >

E-sports to gain official sport status in Pakistan: Fawad Ch

For gaming enthusiasts all across the country, there can be nothing sweeter than the realization that their passion is...

Jan 13 · 1 min read >

US investors interested in assembling electric vehicles in Pakistan

In yet another major development in recent times in Pakistan’s electric vehicle space, a group of American investors have...

Jan 12 · 1 min read >

Pakistani startups to witness the largest growth in funding in 2021: report

As a Pakistani entrepreneur, or someone aspiring to be one, 2021 is likely to be your year. According to...

Jan 12 · 1 min read >

Saudi Crown Prince launches revolutionary “zero-carbon” city

Prince Mohammed Bin Salman rarely makes any televised appearances, but he made an exception this past Sunday when he...

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Jan 12 · 1 min read >

NEPRA to investigate nationwide blackout

Unless you somehow managed to sleep through it, you know all too well that the country witnessed a nationwide...

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Jan 12 · 1 min read >

Airschool announces Live Blogging Masterclass

Airschool has announced an advanced course on planning, launching, and scaling a blog. Featuring tried and tested techniques, templates,...

Jan 12 · 1 min read >

PM Imran Khan says he has TWO resolutions for the new year. Here’s a look at them.

In an interview with journalist and anchor at Hum News Makhdoom Shabad-ud-Din, Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan explained...

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Jan 11 · 1 min read >

Turkey launches investigation into WhatsApp in the wake of controversial privacy policy

The Turkish Competition Board announced today that it had launched an investigation into the messaging app WhatsApp and owner...

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Jan 11 · 1 min read >

China and Pakistan could promote digital economy through CPEC, says Chinese professor

According to Chinese scholar Professor Cheng Xizhong, high-level and high-quality cooperation between China and Pakistan could boost collaboration over...

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Jan 11 · 1 min read >

Pakistan’s first instant payment system developed by SBP launched by PM today

In a launch ceremony that kicked off at 4:30 PM today, Prime Minister Imran Khan officially launched Raast, the...

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Jan 11 · 1 min read >