Muscles in the ears and other 4 things that our body has and no longer needs

Muscles in the ears and other 4 things that our body has and no longer needs

It was Darwin who first spoke of the theory of evolution. To survive, living beings adapt to the environment by acquiring or getting rid of resources that will allow them to reproduce more and better. Natural selection is the basic principle that the naturist explains in his acclaimed work The Origin of...

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Doctors declared these twins dead and on their way to the funeral, family realized that one of them was living

Doctors declared these twins dead and on their way to the funeral, family realized that one of them was living

Pregnant with twins and with only 22 weeks of gestation, the woman had to leave emergency to the hospital. The girl was born without life and the child lived, but was declared dead hours later. Both were wrapped and handed over to their parents in New Delhi, India. On their...

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“We had no evidence that Pakistani government was aware of Osama bin Laden’s presence in Abbottabad”: Obama

“We had no evidence that Pakistani government was aware of Osama bin Laden’s presence in Abbottabad”: Obama

Former United States President Barack Obama dismissed the conjecture that Islamabad was aware of the presence of al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden in Pakistan. Obama made the statement during a question and answer session following his address at the 15th Hindustan Times Leadership Summit at Hyatt Regency in New Delhi. “We...

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Peshawar attackers were in contact with terrorists in Afghanistan: ISPR

Peshawar attackers were in contact with terrorists in Afghanistan: ISPR

Hours after security forces completed the successful counter-attack operation in Peshawar’s Agricultural Training Institute, Pak Army said the attack was orchestrated by militants based in Afghanistan, Express News reported on Friday. “Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) claiming the responsibility for the attack is a proof that it was planned by terrorists based in Afghanistan,”...

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Veteran Bollywood star Shashi Kapoor passes away at 79

Veteran Bollywood star Shashi Kapoor passes away at 79

Born as Balbir Raj Kapoor, he has appeared in multiple Bollywood films alongside some English language ones. Mumbai: Veteran Bollywood actor Shashi Kapoor passed away. He was 79. The yesteryear superstar has been unwell for several months and breathed his last in a Mumbai hospital.

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Nawaz Sharif’s sons declared proclaimed offenders by accountability court

Nawaz Sharif’s sons declared proclaimed offenders by accountability court

ISLAMABAD: The accountability court on Monday declared Hassan Nawaz and Hussain Nawaz as proclaimed offenders after they failed to turn up in accountability references against them. After they were declared as fugitives, testimonies are being recorded under section 512 of the NAB Ordinance to proceed further against Sharif’s sons. The court was...

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Faizabad protesters committed blasphemy: IHC

Faizabad protesters committed blasphemy: IHC

ISLAMABAD:  The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Monday declared that the Faizabad protesters committed blasphemy and the state surrendered before them. IHC judge Justice Shaukat Aziz Siddiqui while hearing a case regarding the sit-in protest observed that each section of the agreement between the Faizabad protesters and the state was unconstitutional.  ...

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Bilawal advises Nawaz Sharif to retire from politics

Bilawal advises Nawaz Sharif to retire from politics

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Peoples Party Chairperson Bilawal Bhutto Zardari advised political opponent and former prime minister Nawaz Sharif to take retirement from politics. While speaking to media in Islamabad on Monday, the PPP chief remarked: “What more does Nawaz want from politics?” Nawaz should take a retirement for the betterment of...

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Court to decide today on Ishaq Dar’s declaration as proclaimed offender

Court to decide today on Ishaq Dar’s declaration as proclaimed offender

ISLAMABAD: The accountability court hearing a corruption reference against former finance minister Ishaq Dar will announce its decision today on whether to declare Dar a proclaimed offender due to his continued absence. Earlier today, as the hearing went under way, Dar’s counsel submitted to the court his client’s medical report....

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The Pope explains why he did not mention the Rohingyas in public during his trip to Myanmar

The Pope explains why he did not mention the Rohingyas in public during his trip to Myanmar

Pope Francis was criticized last week for not mentioning during his trip to Myanmar the Rohingyas, a minority ethnic group in that country that the government denies citizenship. It was not until his trip back from his tour of Asia on Sunday that the pontiff explained the reason for the...

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Pakistan in the Chinese orbit

Pakistan in the Chinese orbit

Changes in Pakistan’s external environment have pushed it towards seeking a closer alliance with China. This is happening in response to the hardening of Washington’s position towards Islamabad in the context of Donald Trump’s evolving approach towards Afghanistan. The White House believes that America’s position in Afghanistan is due to...

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Corruption cases: Court suspends hearing against Sharifs until pronouncement of IHC’s decision

Corruption cases: Court suspends hearing against Sharifs until pronouncement of IHC’s decision

ISLAMABAD: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law retired Captain Safdar appeared today before an accountability court for the hearing into corruption references filed against them by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB). Sharif reached the court along with his daughter from Islamabad airport amidst a heavy protocol...

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50 Years since the First Heart Transplant in the World

50 Years since the First Heart Transplant in the World

On December 3, 1967, the world learned that a doctor had transplanted into a man the heart of a dead woman in Cape Town. A feat compared with the arrival of man to the moon.

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How many princes are there in Saudi Arabia and how do they influence the struggle for power in that country?

How many princes are there in Saudi Arabia and how do they influence the struggle for power in that country?

It is a question that even experts are not able to answer with certainty. Knowing exactly how many princes are members of the Saudi ruling family is a challenge. “There are many discrepancies in the numbers, but it is estimated that there are at least 7,000 princes, in addition to the princesses, but...

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“Your reputation is down to the ground”: Donald Trump’s new attack on the FBI in the context of the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 elections

“Your reputation is down to the ground”: Donald Trump’s new attack on the FBI in the context of the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 elections

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI, for its acronym in English), the prestigious largest criminal investigation agency in the United States, is once again the focus of criticism of Donald Trump. In a series of tweets published this Sunday, the president affirmed that the reputation of the FBI is “on...

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The amazing technology that will allow us to touch what does not exist

The amazing technology that will allow us to touch what does not exist

” Relaxed in their pneumatic seats, Lenina and the Savage, they smelled and listened, until it was time to see and feel. The lights apagaro n and of darkness a flaming, solid letters, which seemed to float in the air emerged. ‘Three weeks in helicopter’. A film and sensitive , supercantado, spoken synthetically, color and stereoscopic synchronized accompaniment one scent organ. “Grab those metal knobs from...

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Javed Hashmi likely to re-join PML-N after meeting with Nawaz

Javed Hashmi likely to re-join PML-N after meeting with Nawaz

ISLAMABAD: Former Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) president Javed Hashmi is likely to re-join Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) — the same party, the veteran politician ditched in order to make inroads to PTI. According to Express News, the senior leadership of the ruling party including Nawaz Sharif met Hashmi at the Punjab House in...

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US Defence Secretary Mattis in Islamabad

US Defence Secretary Mattis in Islamabad

US Defence Secretary James Mattis arrived in Islamabad on Monday for his first visit to the country since taking over the charge of the Pentagon. Secretary Mattis was received by officials from the Defence Ministry, Foreign Ministry and the US Embassy upon his arrival. During his visit, Mattis is expected...

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USA and South Korea initiate great aerial maneuvers

USA and South Korea initiate great aerial maneuvers

These maneuvers, the biggest ones remembered by local media, take place following the launch by North Korea of a new intercontinental missile last week. South Korea and the United States began on Monday (04.12.2017) a large-scale air maneuvers that represent a new display of strength against North Korea after the...

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In This Disintegrating World, Cinema is a Worthy Example of Unity: Amitabh Bachchan

In This Disintegrating World, Cinema is a Worthy Example of Unity: Amitabh Bachchan

Amitabh Bachchan was conferred with the Indian film personality of the year award winner at the 48th IFFI on Tuesday. Panaji: In a fast and disintegrating world, cinema is one of the worthiest examples of unity and integration, said Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan, who was conferred the Indian film personality...

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Tips for Mental Health

Tips for Mental Health

Healthy living involves more than physical health; it also includes emotional or mental health. The following are some ways people can support their mental health and well-being. Get enough sleep daily, the CDC recommends the following by age group (naps inclusive) 12-18 hours from birth to 2 months, 14-15 hours...

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IHC questions legal standing of agreement between govt and Faizabad protest leaders

IHC questions legal standing of agreement between govt and Faizabad protest leaders

Justice Shaukat Aziz Siddiqui of the Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Monday questioned the legal standing of the agreement reached between the government and Faizabad protest leaders, saying that none of the terms could be legally justified. “How can cases filed under the Terrorism Act be dismissed?” he asked during a...

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Underpass a ‘testament to Chinese friendship’

Underpass a ‘testament to Chinese friendship’

LAHORE: The Beijing Underpass is a monument to friendship between Pakistan and China, Chief Minister Punjab Shehbaz Sharif said on Monday while inaugurating what the provincial government claimed was one of the longest under-passes in the country named after the Chinese capital. He said that this 1.3-kilometre-long underpass was built in...

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ECP begins hearing Imran Khan’s code of conduct violation case

ECP begins hearing Imran Khan’s code of conduct violation case

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan’s counsel informed the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Monday that they have challenged the ECP’s code of conduct in the Islamabad High Court (IHC). The PTI chief’s counsel, Babar Awan, is presenting arguments before a four-member ECP bench headed by the chief election...

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Shehbaz intervenes to help avert crisis

Shehbaz intervenes to help avert crisis

LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif had to personally intervene on Sunday to avert a looming crisis surrounding the mass resignations by disciples of Pir Hameeduddin Sialvi in parliament, who had given the provincial government until Sunday (Dec 3) to relieve Law Minister Rana Sanaullah of his post. Pir Sialvi, the...

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‘Couldn’t take care of her’: Man drowns disabled 5-year-old daughter in Multan

‘Couldn’t take care of her’: Man drowns disabled 5-year-old daughter in Multan

MULTAN: Police have arrested a man from the city’s Basti Malook area for drowning her 5-year-old differently-abled daughter in a canal. A father of four, Riaz said it had become difficult for him to take care of her visually-impaired and disabled daughter after his wife passed away six months ago,...

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It seems even in Imran disqualification case, I will be the one disqualified: Nawaz

It seems even in Imran disqualification case, I will be the one disqualified: Nawaz

Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law retired Captain Mohammad Safdar reached accountability court early Monday morning for hearing of cases filed against them by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB), reported Express News. Speaking to the media outside the court, Nawaz reiterated his stance on the court’s bias against...

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