10 Hollywood ‘must-watch’ movies released in 2017

10 Hollywood ‘must-watch’ movies released in 2017

This 2017 is a year that comes full of expectations: it will be the moment in which the controversial political decisions of 2016 will be implemented, we will know a world without several of our favorite celebrities, Nintendo will release its new console, we will have the first head transplant and many...

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5 Pakistani Names in Paradise Papers

5 Pakistani Names in Paradise Papers

KARACHI: The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) leaked a fresh series of 13.4 million documents naming some Pakistani politicians and business tycoons among the most influential people around the world involved in stashing money abroad through their investments in offshore tax havens. The Paradise Papers shedding light on how two firms;...

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Paradise Papers: the tax havens of the ultra-rich uncovered

Paradise Papers: the tax havens of the ultra-rich uncovered

An immense new leak of financial documents has revealed how the ultra-rich, including the private patrimony of Queen Elizabeth II, secretly invest vast amounts of money in offshore financial centers, the so-called “tax havens”. The secretary of commerce of Donald Trump appears as a shareholder of a firm that does...

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Mir, Maroof lead Pakistan to maiden ODI victory against NZ

Mir, Maroof lead Pakistan to maiden ODI victory against NZ

Strong shows by former skipper Sana Mir and current captain Bismah Maroof led Pakistan to a convincing maiden victory against New Zealand women in the third ODI of ICC Women’s Championship in Sharjah on Sunday. New Zealand won the toss and elected to bat first but early wickets meant the...

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From Rights of Equality to Rights to Work – Let’s Discuss the Rights of Women in Islam

From Rights of Equality to Rights to Work – Let’s Discuss the Rights of Women in Islam

There is no doubt about the fact that the Quranic revelation was a true revolution in the way of life of the Bedouin Arabs of Arabia and especially in the new conception that the Qur’an had of the woman. This Arab woman who was living in the worst conditions, without any...

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Saudi Arabia: arrest of ministers and princes ordered

Saudi Arabia: arrest of ministers and princes ordered

King Salman bin Abdulaziz of Saudi Arabia began a process of reform in the world’s largest oil exporter. At least eleven princes, four ministers and “dozens” of former ministers were arrested in Saudi Arabia by order of an anti-corruption committee created hours before by King Salman bin Abdulaziz. Saad Hariri...

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5 exercises to loose belly fat

5 exercises to loose belly fat

People desperate to lose weight voluntarily are left to starve, take expensive supplements or make the latest fad diet that promises to give them that perfect figure in 30 days. Fortunately, losing abdominal fat is easier, since abdominal fat is metabolically active and easier to lose. However, if adequate nutrition is not observed and...

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Similarities between humans and animals

Similarities between humans and animals

Seeing a bear ride a bicycle in the circus or a parrot that “speaks” are part of the characteristics that many call humans, but there are species that share with us more than we think.  

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International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists; call for unity within the community

International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists; call for unity within the community

KARACHI, 2nd November 2017: Representatives from various journalist and civil society bodies expressed grave concerns over the continued threats to journalists’ lives in Pakistan and urged the government to take immediate actions to end prevailing impunity for crimes against media. The speakers were gathered at Karachi Press Club in an...

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