Parents pour hot oil on 16-year old girl for evading the marriage of their choice, Texas

Parents pour hot oil on 16-year old girl for evading the marriage of their choice, Texas

A girl in Texas met with a predicament in Texas when her parents allegedly poured oil on her and beat her for refusing to marry a man of their choice. Maarib Al Hishmawi, 16, ran away from her house in San Antonio to evade marrying the adult, Bexar County sheriff...

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Sunny Leone all set to present her autobiographical series

Sunny Leone all set to present her autobiographical series

While many actors are fervent to essay influential roles in biopics, Sunny Leone is all set to present her own autobiographical series, reported media. Titled Karenjit Kaur – The Untold Story of Sunny Leone, the web series will narrate the progression of the actor’s journey from the adult film industry to becoming a...

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Ex-Area Sales Manager arrested for defrauding Rs145 million, Peshawar

Ex-Area Sales Manager arrested for defrauding Rs145 million, Peshawar

On Wednesday, The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Khyber Pakhtunkhwa arrested the ex-area sales manager of a private company in Peshawar for defrauding people. Jamal Khan Khattak has been accused of cheating the public at large and deceitfully collecting Rs145 million from innocent people in the name of fake investments in...

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Dangerous changes are ahead for world trade

Dangerous changes are ahead for world trade

If the trade dispute between the United States and China is aggravated, German companies would also be affected, says Ilja Nothnagel. In recent days, the world trade policy has undergone many changes. In the World Trade Organization (WTO) there is a dangerous dead time. When President Trump took office, the German economy...

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Confirmed! Honda Atlas increases variants’ prices

Confirmed! Honda Atlas increases variants’ prices

KARACHI: Honda Atlas, the maker of Civic, City and BR-V in Pakistan – has increased its variants’ prices in the range of Rs20,000-100,000 to pass on the surge in cost of production arising from the recent rupee devaluation, dealers said on Tuesday. “Honda has increased price of its Civic and City...

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The giant telecom company PTCL promises growth

The giant telecom company PTCL promises growth

KARACHI: Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) is the most ancient and giant telecom company in Pakistan that has enjoyed monopoly for decades before mobile phones got popular and became a household name with a significant reduction in the cost of handsets and wireless services. PTCL being a once top traded company...

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Fuel tariff slashed by Rs2.28 per unit

Fuel tariff slashed by Rs2.28 per unit

ISLAMABAD: The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) slashed power tariff by Rs2.28 per unit so as to adjust the actual fuel cost in electricity production for February 2018. The regulator took the decision at a public hearing conducted in response to a petition filed by the Central Power Purchasing Agency...

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Man in India loses wife and children while gambling

Man in India loses wife and children while gambling

Uttar Pradesh (India): A husband put his wife and two kids on stake while gambling and lost all three. Imran, who won, went to Mohsin’s house and forced his wife to accompany him, while the wife defied and defended, yelling with ear-splitting volume in the hope to beseech elders of...

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World Cup Russia 2018: the “catastrophe” of Argentina, a new victory for Peru from Gareca and all the results of the friendly matches for the World Cup

World Cup Russia 2018: the “catastrophe” of Argentina, a new victory for Peru from Gareca and all the results of the friendly matches for the World Cup

In the absence of 78 days for the start of the Russia 2018 World Cup, the double day of Monday and Tuesday of friendly matches, the last FIFA date before the tournament, gave voice. The 1-6 of the Albiceleste in Madrid stole the headlines, but there was much more action....

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The five things that should NOT be done on Facebook

The five things that should NOT be done on Facebook

In the United Kingdom, Joanne Fraill – the British jury that contacted a defendant through Facebook leading to the annulment of the case – was sentenced to eight months in prison. She learned the hard way, what for the rest are some “no” essentials to stay out of trouble on...

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2018 Summers to have break-through records

2018 Summers to have break-through records

ISLAMABAD: Summers have hit Pakistan with soaring temperatures already, particularly in the southern parts exceeding 40 degrees centigrade, which according to the Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) is a ‘rare occurrence’. PMD predicts that in the next three months the temperatures will rise by two to three degrees than usual with below...

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Lady Health Workers continue to demonstrate their demands on Mall road, Lahore

Lady Health Workers continue to demonstrate their demands on Mall road, Lahore

LAHORE: As the protest of lady health workers (LHW) in the city remain in continuation for third day on Wednesday, demonstration site Mall Road turned into a garbage dump. According to sources, trash has accumulated on the thoroughfare as Lahore Waste Management Company staff has not cleaned the road ever...

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Against his own instincts, Trump does the right thing with Russia

Against his own instincts, Trump does the right thing with Russia

By expelling Russian diplomats and having the Kremlin close its consulate in Seattle, Donald Trump made the right decision and acted strangely in line with Washington’s European allies. On Monday (26.03.2018), the president of the United States, Donald Trump, did something extraordinary: he ordered the expulsion of dozens of Russian...

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Shahrah-e-Faisal Incident: A young tailor gunned down by the cops, father calls for justice

Shahrah-e-Faisal Incident: A young tailor gunned down by the cops, father calls for justice

KARACHI: On January 20, the 27-year-old man was shot dead near the Pakistan Air Force base at Sharah-e-Faisal. He was a tailor by profession and lone brother of five sisters. The father of a deceased young tailor who was killed by police in an allegedly fake encounter two months ago at...

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“I am a murderer, I want public execution (for myself), these three were innocent, martyrs” confessed a mother, blaming her boyfriend

“I am a murderer, I want public execution (for myself), these three were innocent, martyrs” confessed a mother, blaming her boyfriend

LAHORE: A woman accused of killing her very own 3 children has pleaded guilty to her crime before police. Moreover, she has demanded public execution for herself, as per media sources. The woman and her boyfriend were arrested a couple of days ago from Askari-XI area of Lahore after police...

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“The ‘extra’ water flowing to Pakistan constituted a breach of the treaty” says the Indian Union Minister

“The ‘extra’ water flowing to Pakistan constituted a breach of the treaty” says the Indian Union Minister

Media reports that Indian Union Minister for Transport and Water Resources Nitin Gadkari said on Monday that India will dam three Uttarakhand rivers to restrain flow of water to Pakistan. Addressing public at the closing ceremony of an agriculture summit in Haryana, the Union Minister said the rivers will be dammed...

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Kim Jong visit to Chinese president in Beijing

Kim Jong visit to Chinese president in Beijing

North Korean and Chinese media confirmed Kim’s visit with his wife, his first trip abroad since the death of his father in 2011. North Korean leader Kim Jong-un met with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing, the official Xinhua news agency reported Wednesday (28.03.2018). Seoul’s proposal was accepted by Pyongyang. The...

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Series of attack continue: Transgender and DSP Tahir potshot in Peshawar

Series of attack continue: Transgender and DSP Tahir potshot in Peshawar

PESHAWAR: On Tuesday, a transgender person along with her male ‘friend’ were shot dead by anonymous people in Peshawar. The transgender person is yet to be identified while her friend has been identified as DSP Tahir Dawar told media sources. While en-route to Pathang Chowk from Iqbal Plaza on a rickshaw, two armed...

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