Signs of a Toxic Workplace – Are You Working at One?

Signs of a Toxic Workplace – Are You Working at One?

We all happen to evaluate our workplace at some point in life. The pros and cons, yea? Let’s be judgmental and ponder if we work in a toxic workplace? I’ll share what that looks like in a jiffy. But if you really do, there comes a time when we all need...

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Shahrukh Jatoi Just Got Lucky!

Shahrukh Jatoi Just Got Lucky!

Jail authorities are reluctant to present Shahrukh Jatoi before a judicial magistrate in Malir, Karachi, who was entertaining the Jatoi’s escape case since 2013 after Shahzeb Khan’s murder. The judicial magistrate of Malir came down hard on the authorities and ordered them to present Jatoi in court by all means....

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BlackBerry Sues Facebook

BlackBerry Sues Facebook

BlackBerry is claiming contravention on patents it holds for message encryption and notifications and is pursuing an injunction as well as damages for lost profits, although no figure was given. Facebook and its wholly-owned services, Instagram and WhatsApp are named as defendants in the lawsuit. The company said it intends...

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Qandeel Baloch’s Murder Case: Remaining Accused to Be Indicted on 21ST March

Qandeel Baloch’s Murder Case: Remaining Accused to Be Indicted on 21ST March

MULTAN: The district and sessions court hearing the Qandeel Baloch murder case ruled on Wednesday that the remaining suspects will be indicted on March 21. During today’s hearing, the primary accused in the social media celebrity’s murder, Baloch’s brother Waseem and relative Haq Nawaz, appeared in court along with the...

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Zainab’s Murder Case Controversy: Shahid Masood’s Apology Rejected

Zainab’s Murder Case Controversy: Shahid Masood’s Apology Rejected

Islamabad: The Chief Justice of Pakistan Saqib Nisar repudiates apology from Dr. Shahid Masood for deceiving the Court by leveling allegations against the convicted rapist and murderer of six-year-old Zainab. The anchorperson in his show had claimed that the convict Imran Ali was an active member of a pornography gang which has...

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Attention Mothers! Have You Been Treating Your Child’s Burn the Right Way?

Attention Mothers! Have You Been Treating Your Child’s Burn the Right Way?

Mothers of adolescents may be largely ignorant of the disastrous burn risks to their young ones and even what age group is most likely to get burned, according to Australian researchers. “Hot beverage scalds are the leading cause of childhood burns in Australia and many other developed countries,” author Jacqueline...

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Karhi Pakora

Karhi Pakora

We all have an endlessly unique love affair with karhi. Karhi is a gram flour (besan) and yogurt-based sauce with fritters of pakoras. Ammi, Naani/Daadi or Khala/Phuppi; at least one of the five knows how to prepare the best karhi in every desi family, either side of the Wagah Border, regardless. Ingredients: Yogurt 1/2 kg Gram Flour 6...

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Islamabad United Sweating Over Andre Russell’s Uncalled Absence in PSL3

Islamabad United Sweating Over Andre Russell’s Uncalled Absence in PSL3

Islamabad United all-rounder Andre Russell is set to miss the remainder of the third edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) grandeur after being afflicted by a hamstring injury. The 29-year-old was subjected to a gammy foot while fielding during United’s eight-wicket win over Karachi Kings. Russell missed the entire...

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RBS Fined $500m for mis-selling Financial Products

RBS Fined $500m for mis-selling Financial Products

The Royal Bank of Scotland established in 1724, has profoundly concurred to a $500m (£359.7m) settlement with New York State, owing to the mis-selling of financial products in the lead up to the 2008 global financial crisis. RBS is the sixth bank so far to settle with the state over...

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Fee Framework Revisited as SHC Rules Against an Upsurge in Private Schools’ Fee Beyond 5%

Fee Framework Revisited as SHC Rules Against an Upsurge in Private Schools’ Fee Beyond 5%

KARACHI: The Sindh High Court (SHC) has repudiated a recent government rule that confined private schools from escalating tuition fee only by 5% and directed the Sindh government to devise appropriate rules within three months to tune fee determination framework, accordingly. A two-judge bench, headed by Justice Munib Akhtar, ruled: “The...

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Mahira Khan Talks about ‘Women Empowerment’ and ‘Times Up’ Campaign in Pakistan

Mahira Khan Talks about ‘Women Empowerment’ and ‘Times Up’ Campaign in Pakistan

Pakistan’s most reputed female star ‘Mahira Khan’ has been espousing female empowerment, owing to her eminence in the film-industry. The bigwig superstar, who has been leading headline-grabbing, newsworthy Pakistani films, making history as L’Oréal’s first Pakistani ambassador, exclaimed that time’s up and people today are eagerly standing up for what...

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Accountability court extenuates ‘unwell’ Nawaz

Accountability court extenuates ‘unwell’ Nawaz

An accountability court hearing the ‘Flagship Investment’ and the ‘Al Azizia Mills’ reference cases against the Sharif family on Wednesday, granted permission to the former Prime Minister ‘Nawaz Sharif’ to leave court after having known he was ‘unwell’. According to sources, hearing of the reference against Nawaz, his daughter Maryam Nawaz...

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“Virat Kohli to play for County Championship before summer’s Test series against England” says former skipper Kapil Dev

“Virat Kohli to play for County Championship before summer’s Test series against England” says former skipper Kapil Dev

Kohli has a career batting average of 53.40 from 66 Tests, but averaged only 13.40 during India’s last Test series in England in 2014. Kapil, who won the World Cup as skipper long ago in 1983, feels Kohli must “get runs everywhere” to be the world’s best. “Practice makes a man...

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Australia and East Timor’s Historic Maritime Treaty

Australia and East Timor’s Historic Maritime Treaty

Australia and East Timor have signed a historic treaty on a permanent maritime border in the Timor Sea. The deal puts a halt to a decade-long dispute amidst the neighbors over rights to the sea’s rich oil and gas reserves. East Timor, one of the world’s penurious nations, will now...

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Leader’s brother, Kim Jong-Nam was killed using VX nerve agent in Malaysia, says US

Leader’s brother, Kim Jong-Nam was killed using VX nerve agent in Malaysia, says US

According to the US reports, the half-brother of Kim Jong-un was killed by a chemical attack in Malaysia abiding by the orders of the North Korean government. Kim Jong died at Kuala Lumpur’s airport just as he was pounced by two women who smeared his face using VX nerve agent....

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What is neuroeducation and how can the way of teaching and learning change?

What is neuroeducation and how can the way of teaching and learning change?

Do you deconcentrate in the classes? Do you think your children are not motivated? Is memorizing the best way to learn? These are some of the questions that can arise in the current education system and neuroeducation tries to answer them so that we can learn better . But what is neuro-education about? Functioning of...

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Top security huddle: Army pledges to carry forward anti-terror gains

Top security huddle: Army pledges to carry forward anti-terror gains

ISLAMABAD: NSATop military commanders on Tuesday pledged to carry forward the gains in the anti-terror fight in order to achieve enduring peace and stability in the country. The corps commanders’ conference presided over by Army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa discussed the internal and external security environment and progress of ongoing...

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Army shoots down Indian spy drone in Kashmir: ISPR

Army shoots down Indian spy drone in Kashmir: ISPR

RAWALPINDI: The Pakistan Army shot down an Indian spy drone which violated the Line of Control in Chirikot Sector, Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said in a statement on Tuesday. This is the fourth drone which has been shot down by the Pakistan Army in the last one year. According to...

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Policeman, his wife and daughter arrested in Rawalpindi for allegedly robbing people

Policeman, his wife and daughter arrested in Rawalpindi for allegedly robbing people

RAWALPINDI: Police on Tuesday arrested a head constable, his wife and daughter for allegedly robbing people after making them consume sleep-inducing drugs. The three were shifted to jail and an FIR has been registered against them. The modus operandi of the “gang” was to first ask for lift from unknowing...

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The surprising turn of North Korea: Kim Jong-un opens the dialogue with the United States and renounce its nuclear program if the continuity of its government is guaranteed

The surprising turn of North Korea: Kim Jong-un opens the dialogue with the United States and renounce its nuclear program if the continuity of its government is guaranteed

After the unusual dialogue with its “historical enemy” South Korea, North Korea seems to extend its olive branch also to the United States. The North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un, was ready Tuesday to establish a dialogue with Washington and even get rid of its nuclear weapons. Of course, this would...

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