New Zealand beat Pakistan by 15 runs to seal series sweep

New Zealand beat Pakistan by 15 runs to seal series sweep

New Zealand defeated Pakistan by 15 runs in the fifth One Day International in Wellington on Friday to complete a rare series whitewash over the tourists. Set a target of 272, Pakistan were all out for 256 with one over remaining. It is only the third time Pakistan have been...

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The Fall of Education System in Pakistan – Rava Special Report

The Fall of Education System in Pakistan – Rava Special Report

It is mandated in the Constitution of Pakistan to provide free and compulsory education to all children between the ages of 5-16 years and enhance adult literacy. With the 18th constitutional amendment the concurrent list which comprised of 47 subjects was abolished and these subjects, including education, were transferred to...

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Raising Your Kids Differently – Parenting 101 (Rava Special Report)

Raising Your Kids Differently – Parenting 101 (Rava Special Report)

Whether you can truly re-write the parenting handbook you were subjected to “is a question that in many ways almost every parents asks,” child and family therapist Dr. Ron Taffel. “How can I be the parent that I would like to be, some of which I will take from my own...

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L’Oréal Paris features a hijab-wearing model for its new hair campaign

L’Oréal Paris features a hijab-wearing model for its new hair campaign

“Whether or not your hair is on display,” Amena Khan says in the ad, “doesn’t affect how much you care about it.” Here’s to L’Oreal Paris starting off 2018 by making history and a hijab-wearing woman in a hair campaign. The video for L’Oreal’s new haircare line, Elvive features a...

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Rare sighting: Malala Yousufzai shows support for Akshay Kumar’s ‘PadMan’

Rare sighting: Malala Yousufzai shows support for Akshay Kumar’s ‘PadMan’

Askshay Kumar, Sonam Kapoor’s upcoming venture, Padman, is all set to come out on January 25 and taboos surrounding the topic of menstruation. The producer of the movie and Akshay’s wife Twinkle Khanna was recently invited to Oxford University to discuss PadMan and all the taboos attached to the subject, reported The Indian Express. [email protected]: I...

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5 entertaining moments from Miss Veet 2017 grand finale

5 entertaining moments from Miss Veet 2017 grand finale

KARACHI  : Another year, and another Miss Veet season came to an end. Miss Veet 2017 grand finale, held at Expo Center on Thursday, saw the conclusion of several journeys and perhaps the beginning of a few. Among the top three finalists, Nimra Khan, Hira Khan and Nafia Sahar, Hira was crowned...

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Diplo to raise funds against child sexual abuse

Diplo to raise funds against child sexual abuse

KARACHI: Any diehard fan of electronic music has heard of Mad Decent, a record label founded by American DJ and record producer Diplo. He also holds a series of concerts around the globe called Mad Decent Block Party, and it is finally set to make its debut here in Pakistan next...

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Karachi can Learn from New York: 4 reasons that explain the drastic fall of crime in New York, the city that went from “violent nightmare” to security model

Karachi can Learn from New York: 4 reasons that explain the drastic fall of crime in New York, the city that went from “violent nightmare” to security model

The shootings in Manhattan or the assaults in Central Park are increasingly a thing of the past or fiction: New York is at its best in decades in terms of security. The phenomenon is corroborated by figures: the most populous city in the United States had 290 homicides in 2017...

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Pressure builds on SSP Rao Anwar as SC takes suo motu notice of Naqeebullah’s death in ‘encounter’

Pressure builds on SSP Rao Anwar as SC takes suo motu notice of Naqeebullah’s death in ‘encounter’

The Supreme Court of Pakistan on Friday took suo motu notice of the alleged extrajudicial murder of Naqeebullah Mehsud in Karachi. Taking notice of the issue, Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar asked the Sindh IGP to submit a report within seven days. Naqeebullah, a 27-year-old hailing from...

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