British High Commissioner summoned over ‘malicious’ anti-Pakistan slogans on London cabs

British High Commissioner summoned over ‘malicious’ anti-Pakistan slogans on London cabs

Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua summoned the British High Commissioner in Pakistan Thomas Drew on Friday over slogans being displayed on London cabs “that directly attack Pakistan’s territorial integrity and sovereignty.” According to a statement released by the Foreign Office, “the high commissioner was informed that Pakistan, in line with the...

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Sarfraz Ahmad dismisses Dinesh Chandimal’s witchcraft claim

Sarfraz Ahmad dismisses Dinesh Chandimal’s witchcraft claim

Pakistan cricket team skipper Sarfraz Ahmad has on Friday overtly dismissed Chandimal’s witchcraft claims and termed poor batting as main cause of defeat in Sri Lanka Test series. Former captain Mohammad Yousaf also rejected Chandimal’s remarks and said there is no space for such bullshit remark in cricket. Earlier, Sri...

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10 Signs you are in a toxic relationship

10 Signs you are in a toxic relationship

Are you in an insane relationship? Is it really love or just a whim? Here are the 10 warning signs that tell you if you are in an insane relationship: 1. Your personal growth can not develop in the relationship Healthy relationships offer a safe haven for personal growth. Those who feel...

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NAB Challenges bail of Capt (retd) Mohammad Safdar

NAB Challenges bail of Capt (retd) Mohammad Safdar

The National Accountability Bureau on Friday challenged Capt (retd) Mohammed Safdar’s release on bail in the Islamabad High Court. According to the Express News, NAB has argued in the petition that only the high courts can issue bails after arrest warrants of a person have been issued, adding that the...

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4 scientists explain how poverty can affect our brain

4 scientists explain how poverty can affect our brain

What price does our brains charge poverty? Children from more disadvantaged backgrounds generally perform worse in school. This may be due to poor nutrition, stress due to the family environment in which they live or the lack of attention they receive from their parents, among other factors. But an increasing...

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‘I think I’m needed more in Pakistan than in India’ – Shan on entering Bollywood

‘I think I’m needed more in Pakistan than in India’ – Shan on entering Bollywood

Ahead of the release of his directorial comeback Arth 2, Shaan Shahid is doing the usual press rounds, during which he stopped by the BBC studios for a quick Q&A with anchor Geeta Krishna-Murthy. Unfortunately, though, his interview was barely about Arth. While he touched on how exactly he adapted Mahesh Bhatt’s 1982 classic...

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A decade has passed since  Gen (retd) Musharraf imposed emergency

A decade has passed since Gen (retd) Musharraf imposed emergency

With a popularity low minimum, Musharraf faces presidential, legislative and regional elections, scheduled for autumn. If abroad the general has the backing of the United States, in the interior an increasingly powerful opposition demands change. The kidnapping of hundreds of people in the Islamabad Red Mosque by Islamists and the subsequent...

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Institutions need to work within constitutional limits: Raza Rabbani

Institutions need to work within constitutional limits: Raza Rabbani

Chairman Senate Mian Raza Rabbani, during a debate on institutional powers in the Senate on Friday, said that all institutions need to correct their directions and work within the constitutional limits. Rabbani said that determining the authority of institutions is a very important matter and that all institutions should work...

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Celebrating Housewives Day with some funny wife posts!

Celebrating Housewives Day with some funny wife posts!

They say you should never air your dirty laundry in public, but sometimes revealing something to the wider world is worth it. No more so than in the case of these posts, written by frustrated and tongue-in-cheek husbands and wives, who are playing up to the idea that they’re being...

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How the world woke up poorer and why it’s not just a matter of statistics

How the world woke up poorer and why it’s not just a matter of statistics

It seems a pretty easy question: how many people in the world live in poverty? In practice it is not. Until a few days ago, the standard measure for defining absolute poverty was that of the World Bank: living with less than the equivalent of US $ 1.90 per day....

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