The two Chinese nationals are dead: Confirmed by Pakistan

The two Chinese nationals are dead: Confirmed by Pakistan

The government has confirmed the death of two Chinese nationals who were abducted from Balochistan earlier this year. “The DNA reports have confirmed that the two persons killed in Balochistan in June 2017 were the same two Chinese nationals, who were kidnapped from Quetta in May 2017,” the Foreign Office...

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How science transformed the world in 100 years and why we should get involved, according to Nobel laureate Venki Ramakrishnan

How science transformed the world in 100 years and why we should get involved, according to Nobel laureate Venki Ramakrishnan

In an essay for the BBC, Nobel Prize winner and President of the Royal Society, Sir Venki Ramakrishnan, contemplates the nature of scientific discovery: how it has transformed our worldview in a short space of time, and why we need to be more attentive today than ever before in the...

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Mufti Qavi responsible for Qandeel’s murder: Father tells court

Mufti Qavi responsible for Qandeel’s murder: Father tells court

The father of slain social media entertainer Qandeel Baloch says his daughter was killed on the behest of Mufti Abdul Qavi, an influential cleric. Muhammad Azeem, along with his wife Anwar Bibi, told a magistrate in Multan on Monday that they would not forgive anyone who was involved in his...

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India will become Islamic nation by 2027: Hindu Yuva Vahini leader

India will become Islamic nation by 2027: Hindu Yuva Vahini leader

“If the Muslim population continued to grow at the same pace, India will become an Islamic country by 2027,” said a Hindu Yuva Vahini (Hindu Youth Force) leader Nagendra Pratap Tomar. Tomar, on Sunday, alleged it is the Muslim community’s conspiracy to increase their population to make India an Islamic...

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Top 12 Best Natural Home Remedies for Cold and Fever

Top 12 Best Natural Home Remedies for Cold and Fever

After long months of scorching heat, finally monsoon is here and it is time to enjoy and splash some water. Although most of us are concerned about how to maintain our hair and skin during monsoon, rains work as the breeding ground for various kinds of viruses and bacteria that increases...

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The Role of Father after Childbirth: An untouched subject

The Role of Father after Childbirth: An untouched subject

Postpartum is a very delicate stage for the recent mother, in which she will need help for such basic acts as going to the bathroom or holding her baby, especially in the immediate postpartum. That’s why the first thing the father can do is help the mother feel better physically....

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Strings bids farewell to Coke Studio

Strings bids farewell to Coke Studio

Bilal Maqsood and Faisal Kapadia are taking their leave from Coke Studio. In a Facebook post, the Strings members announced they will no longer be a part of CS, terming their four years on the show as a “fantastic journey”. They wrote: “Coke Studio Season 10 will be the last season...

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“Fly Straight to PoK”: Hijack Note Found in Jet Airways Flight

“Fly Straight to PoK”: Hijack Note Found in Jet Airways Flight

A Delhi-bound Jet Airways flight from Mumbai was on Monday morning diverted to the Ahmedabad airport for “security reasons”. According to security agencies, a hijack note was found in the toilet. The note reportedly said: The aircraft is covered by hijackers, should not land in Delhi, should be flown straight...

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“The brain never stops changing, therefore we never stop learning and transforming ourselves”: the neuroscientist Mariano Sigman

“The brain never stops changing, therefore we never stop learning and transforming ourselves”: the neuroscientist Mariano Sigman

Mariano Sigman, a prestigious and multi-awarded Argentine neuroscientist, is the author of “The Secret Life of the Mind,” a book that explores why we behave the way we do, how thoughts originate and other fascinating themes about the mind and awareness. Can intelligence be trained or improved after childhood or...

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Saudi Arabia announces that women will be able to enter stadiums for the first time

Saudi Arabia announces that women will be able to enter stadiums for the first time

Saudi Arabia will allow women to enter major sporting events for the first time. This was announced by Saudi authorities this Sunday, so that full families can enter from 2018 to three stadiums whose access was allowed only for men . The kingdom, considered ultraconservative, has some of the strictest restrictions in...

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The threat of the return of foreign Islamic State fighters escaping from Syria and Iraq

The threat of the return of foreign Islamic State fighters escaping from Syria and Iraq

While the proclaimed “caliphate” of the self-styled Islamic State (IS) is sinking in Iraq and Syria, security officials around the world are asking a crucial question: what will happen to their combatants? Some 30,000 foreigners joined the ranks of the group and now it is worrying that these battle-hardened individuals return...

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Following no show court issued bailable arrest warrants for Ishaq Dar

Following no show court issued bailable arrest warrants for Ishaq Dar

The accountability court issued arrest warrants for Finance Minister Ishaq Dar for failing to attend the hearing as the court reserved its judgment in the case. At the start of the hearing, Dar’s counsel Khawaja Haris had requested the court to exempt the finance minister to appear before the court...

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7 simple techniques to help young children relax

7 simple techniques to help young children relax

Even the smallest can suffer from stress or anxiety, especially in situations of change or moments of stress. Fortunately, there are many simple things that parents, family or friends can do with them to help them calm down and regain peace of mind. Also, being able to recognize and deal with...

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US will eradicate terrorism with or without Pakistan: Tillerson

US will eradicate terrorism with or without Pakistan: Tillerson

WASHINGTON: US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has said that he did not visit Islamabad earlier this week to lecture or coerce Pakistanis but he did tell them that Washington is determined to eradicate terrorism from the region with their support or “in a different way”. “And that’s not a threat. It’s...

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PML-N high command meets in London today

PML-N high command meets in London today

LONDON/ISLAMABAD/LAHORE: The top leadership of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) converged on the British capital ahead of what is billed as a key consultative meeting that will decide both the party’s and the government’s position on what steps to take next. Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and Punjab Chief Minister...

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Danger for EU: North Korean missiles are capable of hitting Europe (NATO Chief)

Danger for EU: North Korean missiles are capable of hitting Europe (NATO Chief)

NORTH Korean missiles have the range to strike Europe and threaten NATO, according to Norwegian politician Jens Stoltenberg. Jens Stoltenberg is the 13th Secretary General of NATO and also served as Prime Minister of Norway from 2000 to 2001 and from 2005 to 2013. Speaking ahead of his visit to Japan and...

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Rupee is stable against dollar

Rupee is stable against dollar

Commencing the week on a stable note in the early sessions, the rupee witnessed some corrections against the dollar in the week’s closing sessions. However, it remained largely range-bound on the interbank market due to sluggish dollar demand. On the interbank market, the rupee last week mostly traded range-bound against...

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Team Sri Lanka leaves Pakistan after winning hearts of Pakistani nation!

Team Sri Lanka leaves Pakistan after winning hearts of Pakistani nation!

LAHORE: After playing a history-making T20I match in Lahore, Players and officials of Sri Lankan cricket team departed from Allama Iqbal International Airport in wee hours of Monday. Though Pakistan lifted the T20I trophy beating the visitors in three-match series, Sri Lanka won the hearts of the millions of fans...

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