What do people who live 100 years have in common? (and they are not healthy diet and exercise)

What do people who live 100 years have in common? (and they are not healthy diet and exercise)

If you were asked what you think that those who live close to 100 years coincide, you would surely answer that they all follow a healthy diet and exercise regularly. But a study recently published in the specialized journal International Psychogeriatrics includes a series of more surprising common characteristics, including stubbornness. It...

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8 museums of the world with extraordinary architecture

8 museums of the world with extraordinary architecture

“One should be a work of art or wear a work of art,” said the ingenious Irish playwright and goodwill guru of the Victorian era, Oscar Wilde. Something similar could be said of the new art centers that have been emerging around the world and that astonish not only the...

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No more rain in forecast for Karachi

No more rain in forecast for Karachi

KARACHI: The intensity of cold weather has increased in Karachi after parts of the metropolitan were hit by a hailstorm and heavy rainfall in the wee hours on Monday. The hailstones carpeted streets and rooftops, dropping the temperature by 13°C after the metropolis received a maximum 12.7mm rain. According to Express News, the...

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Macron: defeat of IS in Syria will arrive in February

Macron: defeat of IS in Syria will arrive in February

The president of France, Emmanuel Macron, affirmed today (17.12.2017) that the defeat of the jihadist group Islamic State (IS) in Syria will take place “in the middle or end of February” and that then it will be necessary to negotiate with the Syrian president, Bashar al Asad, to “win the...

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Turkey will open embassy in Jerusalem as Palestinian capital

Turkey will open embassy in Jerusalem as Palestinian capital

President Erdogan responded in this way to Donald Trump’s decision to move the US embassy. to the Holy City. The president of Turkey, the Islamist Recep Tayyip Erdogan, said on Sunday (17.12.2017) that his country plans to open an embassy in East Jerusalem as the capital of the Palestinian state, after...

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Palestinians will not meet with any US mediator

Palestinians will not meet with any US mediator

The Palestinian president, Mahmud Abbas, considers that EE. UU He has taken part in the conflict and considers it discredited as a mediator of a peace process. The Palestinians are no longer willing to meet with the US mediators in the conflict, after the president of that country, Donald Trump, last week...

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Putin thanks Trump for helping to thwart bombing in Russia

Putin thanks Trump for helping to thwart bombing in Russia

The CIA “helped find the clue, find and stop a group of terrorists preparing explosions in the Kazan Cathedral of St. Petersburg,” the Kremlin reported. Russian President Vladimir Putin called today (17.12.2017) his American colleague, Donald Trump, to thank him for the information provided by the CIA that allowed to...

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5 foods that may surprise you that are beneficial for exercise

5 foods that may surprise you that are beneficial for exercise

It’s December, a month that for many is synonymous with parties, entertainment, meals and celebrations. It is a period in which the intensity of the battle between will and duty increases over what is beneficial or not for our body, particularly in regard to diet and exercise. It is common...

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Change the screen to gray and other 4 tricks to disengage from the cell phone according to a former Google employee

Change the screen to gray and other 4 tricks to disengage from the cell phone according to a former Google employee

Watch the time, check the mail, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, WhatsApp or simply unlock the screen to block it again. Do you know how many times a day you grab the cell phone? Which of them were really necessary? Different studies of marketing companies and applications have concluded that, on average, we consult our phone more...

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Militants storm Afghan intelligence agency centre, attack underway

Militants storm Afghan intelligence agency centre, attack underway

KABUL: Armed militants stormed an intelligence agency training facility in Kabul on Monday, officials said, triggering intense fighting with police in the latest attack to hit the Afghan capital. “Around 10:10am (local time), a group of armed attackers entered an under-construction building in (the) NDS training centre in Afshar area of...

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What your handwriting says about you

What your handwriting says about you

The odes to handwriting, which supposedly died at the hands of keyboards and phones, abound, but the truth is that everyone continues to write. There are shopping lists, cooking recipes or love letters that are still written by hand. When we put aside the keyboard and take the pen, we...

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Mohsin Abbas’s Daughter Passed Away!

Mohsin Abbas’s Daughter Passed Away!

Na Maloom Afraad star Moshin Abbas Haider shared the news of his little angel passing away this morning. Only a month ago, he shared the picture of his beautiful angel who he named Mahveen Abbas Haider. Mohsin has asked all his followers to pray for little Mahveen: The singer turned...

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Pakistani Top Google Searched Celebrities 2017!

Pakistani Top Google Searched Celebrities 2017!

Like each year, Google has put out its rundown of most sought big names. This year Pakistanis sought famous people from various strolls of life from media outlets to games and afterward some questionable ones as well. The best spot was an amazement in fact. So here are the best...

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ECP gives PTI until Dec 27 to submit details of intra-party polls

ECP gives PTI until Dec 27 to submit details of intra-party polls

ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has given the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) until December 27 to submit details of its intra-party elections. Hearing a petition filed by PTI’s founding member Yousuf Ali, on alleged discrepancies in the party’s intra-party polls held earlier this year, the ECP has summoned details...

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Dhawan, spinners lead India to series-clinching ODI win over Sri Lanka

Dhawan, spinners lead India to series-clinching ODI win over Sri Lanka

Opener Shikhar Dhawan’s bursting century and a conclusive spell by their wrist spinners fueled India to an arrangement securing eight-wicket prevail upon Sri Lanka in the third one-day worldwide on Sunday. Pursuing 216 for triumph, India rode on a 135-run organization between Dhawan (100 not out) and Shreyas Iyer (65)...

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Army chief to brief senators on ‘national security’ tomorrow

Army chief to brief senators on ‘national security’ tomorrow

ISLAMABAD: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa and the Director General of Military Operations (DGMO), Maj Gen Sahir Shamshad Mirza, will brief the Senate Committee of the Whole House on the national security situation in the country during an in-camera session on Tuesday (tomorrow). Through a notice,...

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SME Bank’s woes and viability

SME Bank’s woes and viability

The privatization procedure is plagued with mounting challenges, deferring vital offer of sinking state-run units. Without any significant recovery program, or none at by any stretch of the imagination — as on account of SME Bank Ltd — the situation of general society part undertakings reserved for privatization has turned...

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Republicans confident tax bill to become law this week

Republicans confident tax bill to become law this week

WASHINGTON – Top U.S. Republicans said on Sunday they expected Congress to pass a tax code overhaul this week, with a Senate vote as early as Tuesday and President Donald Trump aiming to sign the bill by week’s end. John Cornyn, the No. 2 U.S. Senate Republican, said in an...

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Trump defends tax plan as ‘great Christmas gifts’ to middle class

Trump defends tax plan as ‘great Christmas gifts’ to middle class

WASHINGTON – U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday defended a Republican tax-cut plan against Democratic charges that it favors the rich, saying it will be “one of the great Christmas gifts” for the middle class with just days to go before Congress votes. With a vote on the biggest tax...

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Disappointment of stalwarts leaves England on a knife-edge

Disappointment of stalwarts leaves England on a knife-edge

PERTH: The torrid type of England’s senior players hinted at no closure on Sunday, as paceman Stuart Broad went wicketless and opener Alastair Cook’s 150th Test was spoilt by another modest rejection on day four of the third Ashes Test. As of now 2-0 down in the arrangement, England completed...

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Imran threatens to counter Nawaz’s anti-judiciary movement with street protests

Imran threatens to counter Nawaz’s anti-judiciary movement with street protests

OKARA: The drama co-staged by Nawaz and Shehbaz Sharif has come to an end and people must now decide new leaders, chief of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan said here on Sunday. Speaking at a public gathering managed by PTI’s district organisation, Imran Khan condemned the Quetta church blast saying: “We...

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Maryam Nawaz profiled in NYT piece on powerful women

Maryam Nawaz profiled in NYT piece on powerful women

Maryam Nawaz, the daughter of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, was named among eleven powerful women of the world on Sunday in a 2017 ranking issued by the New York Times. According to NYTimes, Maryam is the most courageous and most powerful woman of Pakistan. “Maryam is the most suitable heir...

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Panthers owner to sell team amid misconduct allegations

Panthers owner to sell team amid misconduct allegations

Carolina Panthers owner Jerry Richardson announced on Sunday he will sell the team, hours after the National Football League said it had taken over an investigation into allegations of workplace misconduct by the owner. “I believe that it is time to turn the franchise over to new ownership,” Richardson said...

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Shehbaz heading home ahead of PML-N’s campaign against ‘double standards of justice’

Shehbaz heading home ahead of PML-N’s campaign against ‘double standards of justice’

Punjab chief minister Shehbaz Sharif is expected to return from London on Monday, a day after deposed prime minister Nawaz Sharif announced a full-fledged campaign against, what he called, the “double standards of justice.” The former premier and his daughter Maryam Nawaz arrived in Lahore earlier in the morning. The two had left for...

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Pakistan barely lose Asian Netball Championship last to India

Pakistan barely lose Asian Netball Championship last to India

Pakistan packed away the silver award in Asian Men’s Netball Championship 2017 after barely losing 50-51 to India in the last on Sunday in Kuala Lumpur. Pakistan’s Mohammad Akhtar scored 26 focuses while Abid Ali scored 24. Prior, an unbeaten Pakistan had edged past a solid Singapore side in the...

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Lukaku, Lingard lift brazen United past West Brom

Lukaku, Lingard lift brazen United past West Brom

LONDON: Manchester United survived a strained finale to beat West Bromwich Albion 2-1 at the Hawthorns on Sunday and near inside 11 purposes of Premier League pioneers Manchester City. Joined’s previous West Brom striker Romelu Lukaku scored his fifteenth objective of the season in the 27th moment by heading home...

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Indian diplomats recalled after being ‘honeytrapped’ in Pakistan: report

Indian diplomats recalled after being ‘honeytrapped’ in Pakistan: report

Three officials of the Indian high commission in Islamabad have been recalled to New Delhi following alleged attempts to honeytrap them by a Pakistani intelligence agency. They are now being investigated by the Indian authorities about the entire episode, reports The Hindustan Times. According to sources, the three junior-level officials, who were working...

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Nine killed, over 50 wounded in Quetta church attack

Nine killed, over 50 wounded in Quetta church attack

QUETTA: At least nine members of the Christian community were killed and 57 others wounded when two suicide bombers struck a church in Quetta on Sunday where worshippers were attending service ahead of Christmas, officials said. Balochistan Home Minister Sarfaraz Ahmed Bugti said one of the suicide bombers was shot dead...

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‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ opens with galactic $450 million box office

‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ opens with galactic $450 million box office

LOS ANGELES – “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” burst into theaters with a staggering $450 million in global ticket sales in its opening weekend, confirming that the celebrated space adventure franchise remained a powerful force at the box office. The eighth movie in the “Star Wars” saga created by George...

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