Series of Explosions in Texas

Series of Explosions in Texas

Chicago: A sixth explosion was reported in the city of Austin, Texas late Tuesday, followed by a series of blasts with devastating consequences, resulting in the death of two people, authorities claimed. Emergency officials said they were responding to a reported blast in the southern part of the state capital...

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The much-awaited month of Rajab sets in

The much-awaited month of Rajab sets in

This universe as we all know is a creation of Allah, alone. However, some places are considered to be relatively more sacred and celestial than the rest, namely; Makkah and Madinah, as they carry far more significance from all aspects, owing to their origins and history. Likewise, amid Islamic calendars,...

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Are you a True Pakistani? Test your knowledge!

Are you a True Pakistani? Test your knowledge!

Pakistan Day is celebrated as a national holiday in the country in the memory of Lahore Resolution at Minar-e-Pakistan during 1940 and also the adoption of Pakistan’s first constitution on the same day during 1956. The following quiz will help you test your general knowledge information about this important day...

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The heart-throb hero ‘Feroze Khan’ set to tie the knot later this month – “It’s a complete arranged marriage”

The heart-throb hero ‘Feroze Khan’ set to tie the knot later this month – “It’s a complete arranged marriage”

It is learnt that the dashing superstar model ‘Feroze Khan’ is all set to tie the knot by the end of this month. Feroze Khan exclaimed, “I’m very excited! This is something that I was looking for and it’s finally happening for me.” Earlier, the young Pakistani star, in an...

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Qandeel’s Murder Case: Hearing adjourned till 9th April

Qandeel’s Murder Case: Hearing adjourned till 9th April

MULTAN: The district and sessions court hearing the Qandeel Baloch murder case were unable to indict the remaining suspects, including Mufti Qavi, today owing to the absence of the judge. The accused in the case appeared in court today as they were expected to be indicted but the hearing was...

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The 22nd Chief of PAF ‘Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan’ honored at the GHQ

The 22nd Chief of PAF ‘Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan’ honored at the GHQ

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Air Staff (CAS) Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan, the 22nd chief of PAF was awarded with a guard of honour upon his arrival at the General Head Quarters (GHQ) earlier today, said the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR). Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman, who retired on March...

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Islamabad Known to Be Allergy Capital of the World as Pollen Count Soars

Islamabad Known to Be Allergy Capital of the World as Pollen Count Soars

As pollen concentrations in Islamabad soars to its fifth highest-ever level, countless number of allergy patients have been paying streaming visits to the emergency units of hospitals and a special pollen allergy center sited in the city. According to the data revealed by Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) on...

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Missing bodies recovered

Missing bodies recovered

Separate incidents have been reported from all over Pakistan. Bodies of three deceased were recovered from different areas of Balochistan, while there are reports of another man who embraced death upon falling off from a mountain in Bravery area, and yet again, a case of four family members who sustained burn...

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Rao Anwar appears in Supreme Court

Rao Anwar appears in Supreme Court

ISLAMABAD: Suspended Malir SSP Rao Anwar, wanted in the Naqeebullah Mehsud killing case, has appeared in the Supreme Court. Anwar, suspended from his post of Malir SSP, has been absconding in the murder case of Mehsud, a 27-year-old native of Waziristan, who, among three others, was killed in a fake...

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“Pakistan needs to do a lot more against Taliban and other terrorist groups” says The US Spokesperson

“Pakistan needs to do a lot more against Taliban and other terrorist groups” says The US Spokesperson

WASHINGTON: Pakistan is headed in the right direction, but “a lot more needs to be done” in order to wipe out even the slightest traces of terrorism, explained The United States. In order to eliminate and ban terrorist activities, a more active role needs to be played by Pakistan for...

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Street Crime by 4 Pakistani residents in Dubai

Street Crime by 4 Pakistani residents in Dubai

Four Pakistani nationals allegedly pilfered power cables worth Dh98,000 (approximately Rs2,940,000) in Dubai, leaving a busy bride out of electricity, in the dark.   According to the Dubai Court, the accused are between 21 and 35 years of age. Apparently, they are accused for opening the shielded box that comprised of cables....

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Ayaz Soomro’s funeral prayers to be held after Asr in Brooklyn’s Makki masjid today

Ayaz Soomro’s funeral prayers to be held after Asr in Brooklyn’s Makki masjid today

NEW YORK: The funeral prayers of the deceased PPP figure, Muhammad Ayaz Soomro, 59, will be offered in Brooklyn’s Makki Masjid today (Wednesday). Before having Soomro’s body transported to his motherland, Pakistan, his family and friends will join the funeral prayers to be held after Asr prayers. His body will be sent...

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Karachi Port Trust yet to retrieve 20 shipping containers after the collision

Karachi Port Trust yet to retrieve 20 shipping containers after the collision

KARACHI: Hapeg-Lloyd’s ship 8,000-TEU Tolten, which was carrying transit-containers, collided with another vessel 6,350-TEU Hamburg Bay near the South Asia Port Terminal Limited (SAPT) berth on Monday. Both vessels were docked at the Karachi Port soon after the incident. After the collision of two shipping vessels, almost 20 shipping containers...

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Karachi commissioner to fix and notify the price of loose milk within 10 days

Karachi commissioner to fix and notify the price of loose milk within 10 days

Karachi: On Tuesday, The Sindh High Court (SHC) directed Karachi commissioners to inform public about the official price change that is likely to be put in effect within the next 10 days. These prices shall be the standard market prices across the city. A two-judge bench, headed by Justice Aqeel...

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5 keys to understanding the Cambridge Analytica scandal that caused Facebook to lose US $ 37,000 million in one day

5 keys to understanding the Cambridge Analytica scandal that caused Facebook to lose US $ 37,000 million in one day

In just 24 hours, the value of Facebook fell US $ 37,000 million for a scandal that began with a seemingly innocent personality test in the social network and led to accusations of data theft, political interference and blackmail with prostitutes. On Monday, Facebook shares fell about 7% after the...

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“She was 13 when she was snatched from her mother on the street”: India, the country where 500,000 children disappear every year

“She was 13 when she was snatched from her mother on the street”: India, the country where 500,000 children disappear every year

It is estimated that half a million children disappear in India every year. In view of this, the non-fiction Indian writer Sonia Faleiro met with the parents of one of the girls who lost track, when she was 13 and while walking with her mother through the streets of a...

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3 ways to fight back pain without medication

3 ways to fight back pain without medication

Back pain is very common, but there is consensus in the medical community that it is better to avoid resorting to medications to treat it. This, of course, provided that a specialist does not recommend otherwise. “It is always important to rule out specific causes such as cancer, infections and...

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What is brown fat and how is it different from other body fat?

What is brown fat and how is it different from other body fat?

Brown fat is a special type of body fat that is activated when you feel cold. Almost all mammals, including humans, have it but in different amounts. When activated, this type of fat – also called brown adipose tissue – generates heat to help maintain body temperature. And to produce that heat...

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USA: Shooting leaves “several injured” in a school in Maryland

USA: Shooting leaves “several injured” in a school in Maryland

The United States went back to live a shooting in a secondary school in Great Mills, in the state of Maryland. The incident is already under control, police said. A shooting this morning (20.03.2018) at a US high school left “several wounded,” according to local media, while authorities confirmed the event...

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