MQM-P summons high-level meeting to pacify disgruntled members: sources

MQM-P summons high-level meeting to pacify disgruntled members: sources

KARACHI: Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) summoned a consultative meeting of party leaders on Thursday afternoon to address reservations of its disgruntled leaders on the recently-held joint press conference with Pak Sarzameen Party Chairman Mustafa Kamal, sources informed Geo News. The party leader, Dr Farooq Sattar, is expected to take disconcerted...

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Avoid the cold: the best tricks to avoid falling ill this winter

Avoid the cold: the best tricks to avoid falling ill this winter

To think that seasonal ailments are inevitable is a very common mistake, even more so if we consider that it is enough to follow specific guidelines to avoid sneezing.   The atypical fall of almost summery weather has already given way to the cold more typical of these dates. Finally, some will think...

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Army chief meets US Ambassador David Hale & Commander Jordanian Air Force : ISPR

Army chief meets US Ambassador David Hale & Commander Jordanian Air Force : ISPR

  RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa met with the US Ambassador David Hale on Thursday. The meeting took place at General Headquarters Rawalpindi, with matters of mutual interest coming under discussion, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) department said. Hale had earlier called on the COAS in...

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DIG Hamid Shakeel martyred in Quetta blast

DIG Hamid Shakeel martyred in Quetta blast

Senior police official DIG Hamid Shakeel was martyred in a blast along with two others in Quetta’s Chaman Housing Scheme on Thursday morning. The senior official’s convoy was targeted, as a result of which seven sustained injuries, including three passersby. The injured have been shifted to Combined Military Hospital (CMH), Quetta for immediate...

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Listen to the Rahat Fateh Ali Khan new song: Banjarey

Listen to the Rahat Fateh Ali Khan new song: Banjarey

Another month, another love song from Rahat Fateh Ali Khan! RFAK’s latest track is ‘Banjarey’ or ‘Nomad’, in which he croons about the restlessness that comes with being in love. Listen to it here:  

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The Third Gender: Inter-sexuality still a taboo around the world (Rava Special Report)

The Third Gender: Inter-sexuality still a taboo around the world (Rava Special Report)

Not being a woman or a man is a fundamental problem for intersex people. It is necessary to define: intersexuality is a biological variation. And the importance of its recognition has nothing to do with having only a few hundred or tens of thousands of cases per year. The stories of...

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$25000 for a Taco: 10 Most Expensive Foods in the World.

$25000 for a Taco: 10 Most Expensive Foods in the World.

There are a lot of weird things happening in this world on daily basis which make no sense. However sometimes, human race goes an extra mile to prove that there is no price tag on what the heart wants. Recently a $25,000 taco was added in the menu of Grand Velas...

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Four-Nation Hockey Tournament: Japan beats Pakistan by 3-1

Four-Nation Hockey Tournament: Japan beats Pakistan by 3-1

Team Pakistan failed to break its losing streak in the four-nation International Festival of Hockey, as it faced one more defeat, this time against Japan by 3-1 on Thursday. Prior to today’s match, Pakistan were ripped apart by the hosts Australia in their first match of the International Festival of...

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Sepoy martyred, 5 terrorists killed in exchange of fire on Pak-Afghan border: ISPR

Sepoy martyred, 5 terrorists killed in exchange of fire on Pak-Afghan border: ISPR

A Pakistan Army sepoy was martyred and five terrorists were reportedly killed when they opened fire on newly established army posts at the Pak-Afghan border, the Army’s media wing said on Thursday. Sepoy Muhammad Ilyas was martyred in an exchange of fire on the Pak-Afghan border on Nov 9. —Photo...

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Can height affect the self-esteem, happiness and career of short people?

Can height affect the self-esteem, happiness and career of short people?

The “Napoleon complex” is a term used in psychology to commonly speak of the inferiority complex. This dysfunction was mentioned for the first time by the Austrian psychologist Alfred Adler, who assured that all children develop feelings of inferiority when surrounded by adults taller and more capable than them. According to their research,...

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Majority of Party Members are Unhappy with Farooq Sattar’s decision

Majority of Party Members are Unhappy with Farooq Sattar’s decision

After MQM-P and PSP announced their union yesterday, mixed emotions have been coming forward and expressed by the country, political leaders and party members. According to sources, majority of party members of MQM-P are not happy with the decision of Farooq Sattar to enjoin hands with PSP for elections. Soon...

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Current Political Conditions in Pakistan root for Early Elections: Imran Khan

Current Political Conditions in Pakistan root for Early Elections: Imran Khan

The Chairman of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf, Imran Khan stated, ‘When political mandates become unbiased, elections are conducted, therefore considering the current political situation in Pakistan, elections should be conducted earlier.’ Talking to media in Chitral, Imran Khan said, ‘The place where our country is standing at the moment, the only thing...

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Volkswagen’s welcomed in Pakistan by PM Abbasi

Volkswagen’s welcomed in Pakistan by PM Abbasi

The Prime Minister of Pakistan, Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, amidst all the political mayhem, has given the nation a good news. The German automobile giant, Volkswagen has decided to invest and undertake business ventures in Pakistan, assuring the world’s largest automaker of complete facilitation and support from Pakistani government. While meeting the Board...

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Trump: China can solve “easily” the North Korean crisis

Trump: China can solve “easily” the North Korean crisis

The US president stressed that he had agreed with Xi “not to replicate the failed approaches of the past, there were many,” in efforts to end Pyongyang’s atomic program. hina “can easily and quickly solve” the crisis created by North Korea’s nuclear weapons and ballistic missile programs, US President Donald...

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Calibri Font issue is now removed from Charge Sheet against Maryam Nawaz

Calibri Font issue is now removed from Charge Sheet against Maryam Nawaz

The infamous issue of Calibri font has been removed from the charge sheet against Maryam Nawaz which was considered to be used to fabricate the evidence as pointed by the Joint Investigation Team in Panama Papers Case, on Wednesday. The court accepted that Maryam Nawaz and Capt Safdar’s application for...

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Misrepresentation of Karachi’s Population in Census is intentional

Misrepresentation of Karachi’s Population in Census is intentional

Country’s districts, sub divisions and cantonments boards census data makes astonishing revelations regarding headcounts in some localities of Karachi. The Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) has released the data of the population of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa’s 71, Punjab’s 145, Sindh’s 138, Balochistan’s 134 and FATA’s 48 districts, sub-divisions and cantonment boards. According to...

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Celebrating Iqbal Day

Celebrating Iqbal Day

Sir Muhammad Iqbal (Sialkot, November 9, 1877 – Lahore, April 21, 1938) was a Pakistani poet and philosopher of Indian origin.  It is considered the Pakistani national poet. Muhammad Iqbal (Urdu محمد اقبال) is often titled meaning “‘Allāma Iqbal, very knowledgeable” (in Arabic: علامہ اقبال), to emphasize his great erudition. Most...

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Sharif’s PML-N snaps back at top court

Sharif’s PML-N snaps back at top court

An awful example of prejudice, bigotry, anger and provocation. This is how a PML-N news release described the apex court’s decision against review petitions filed by deposed premier Nawaz Sharif and his family. It also accuses the bench of attempting to influence subordinate courts through the judgment. “The language used...

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Maryam Nawaz under fire for Contempt of Court

Maryam Nawaz under fire for Contempt of Court

The SC released the judgement of Nawaz Family case in accountability court yesterday. The appeal to merge all three contempts was denied by the judges stating that Nawaz Sharif was fooling the entire nation. After the judgement was passed, Nawaz Sharif passed several remarks, including the biased judgement and behaviour...

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How Asian children and young people are shooting internet sales

How Asian children and young people are shooting internet sales

Asia is driving the huge growth of internet sales, with young people in particular at the forefront of this trend. But why are you excited about this activity and what are you spending your money on? At the Admiralty Elementary School, in the Woodlands neighborhood of Singapore, a group of...

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Quetta Blast – Two officials dead and Six injured

Quetta Blast – Two officials dead and Six injured

Two police officers have lost their lives in the blast  in Quetta’s Chaman Housing Scheme on Thursday morning. The blast inured 4 officials and 2 citizens who were taken to the hospital for treatment. According to reports, DIG Hamid Shakeel’s vehicle was the target. The nature of the blast is yet...

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Special Rs50 coins to commemorate the life of Pfau

Special Rs50 coins to commemorate the life of Pfau

The federal cabinet has approved a proposal to issue 50,000 pieces of commemorative 50-rupee coins in honour of the late humanitarian Dr Ruth Pfau. The decision was taken during Wednesday’s cabinet meeting that was chaired by Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi. A PM office press release said that the federal cabinet...

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Yemen faces “biggest hunger in decades” : UN

Yemen faces “biggest hunger in decades” : UN

On Sunday, the coalition led by Saudi Arabia “decided to temporarily close Yemeni soil, air and ports” a day after a missile was fired from the border with Yemen to the Saudi capital, Riyadh. Millions of people will die of hunger in Yemen if the coalition led by Saudi Arabia...

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Checkout the glamorous look of Aishwariya Rai Bachan in “Fenny Khan”

Checkout the glamorous look of Aishwariya Rai Bachan in “Fenny Khan”

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan has just started shooting for her upcoming film Fanney Khan, reported Pinkvilla. The 44-year-old actor will be seen playing a glamorous singer in the movie. The film will also see the likes of Anil Kapoor, Rajkummar Rao and Divya Dutta. A viral photo of the former Miss World is...

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MQM-P, PSP plan to contest elections as ‘one party’

MQM-P, PSP plan to contest elections as ‘one party’

After speculations lasting a few months, the Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) and the Pak Sarzameen Party (PSP) announced a political alliance, joining hands under “one manifesto, one symbol and one party” for the general elections in 2018. “We have decided to form a political alliance because it is crucial in...

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