Who is Nasim Aghdam, the woman who committed suicide after wounding three people at the Youtube headquarter

Who is Nasim Aghdam, the woman who committed suicide after wounding three people at the Youtube headquarter

The attack on the YouTube headquarters in which three people were found in the courtyard of the online video company can be described as extraordinary because of the identity of the perpetrator: Nasim Aghdam, a 39-year-old woman. And, in its immense majority, the perpetrators of collective shootings are men: according...

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Salman Khan found guilty in blackbuck poaching case

Salman Khan found guilty in blackbuck poaching case

Bollywood superstar Salman Khan has been found guilty in a 1998 blackbuck poaching case. A Jodhpur court on Thursday found the actor guilty of hunting two blackbucks while working on the film Hum Saath Saath Hain in 1998. The court further acquitted Salman’s co-actors Sonali Bendre, Saif Ali Khan, Neelam...

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How true is it that India, where cows are sacred, is a country of vegetarians?

How true is it that India, where cows are sacred, is a country of vegetarians?

That the majority of the inhabitants of India are vegetarians is one of the great myths about the Asian country. Estimates considered “not serious” have suggested that more than a third of Indians have a vegetarian diet. If you look at three large-scale government surveys , it is estimated that between 23% and 37% of the inhabitants of...

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Imran Khan first talked about role of money in Senate polls: Rana Sanaullah

Imran Khan first talked about role of money in Senate polls: Rana Sanaullah

KARACHI: Following Tehreek-e-Insaf leader Imran Khan’s petition to the election commission over Prime minister’s remarks about ‘horse trading’ in recent Senate elections, Punjab Law Minister, Rana Sanaullah turned the tables on the PTI chief saying that the election body should  question him the first over the allegations. “Imran Khan in...

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Alhamra Cultural Complex hall 1& 2 opens after renovation

Alhamra Cultural Complex hall 1& 2 opens after renovation

LAHORE:  Alhamra Lahore Arts Council’s Executive Director R Capt Atta Muhammad Khan on Tuesday 3rd April 2018 inaugurated the Alhamra Cultural Complex’s Hall No 1&2 after its renovation. These Halls have been opened for literary and cultural activates after three months.  At this ceremonious occasion, Executive Director of Alhamra Arts...

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The powerful and (often) invisible reason why people with little talent succeed in life

The powerful and (often) invisible reason why people with little talent succeed in life

We are often reluctant to attribute our good fortune to luck alone. We prefer to believe that our material gains or positive results are due to our brilliant intelligence, ability, abilities or hard work. But if success is directly correlated with our ability, why do there seem to be so many...

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The discovery of 12 black holes around Sagittarius A *, the supermassive black hole at the center of the Milky Way

The discovery of 12 black holes around Sagittarius A *, the supermassive black hole at the center of the Milky Way

A team of scientists suspects that the center of our galaxy, the Milky Way, may be full of black holes. A new study published on Wednesday presents evidence that reinforces an old theory: “supermassive” black holes in the centers of galaxies are surrounded by many smaller ones. The supermassive black...

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More privacy failures on Facebook: “malicious actors” collected user data through their phone numbers or emails

More privacy failures on Facebook: “malicious actors” collected user data through their phone numbers or emails

The scandal over privacy failures on Facebook seems to have no end. A few days ago, it was the case of Cambridge Analytica, the British firm that was made with data from users of the social network to use later in political marketing campaigns and that this Wednesday it was...

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CKD: the “nightmare” bacteria that is worrying doctors in the United States

CKD: the “nightmare” bacteria that is worrying doctors in the United States

They are microbes that resist antibiotics and cause serious infections. As “nightmare bacteria,” the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has named carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae or CKD. These are microbes that have a unique ability to spread and share with other healthy bacteria their resistance to the most powerful antibiotics currently available. Bacteria...

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NBP president, two others indicted in Ishaq Dar corruption case

NBP president, two others indicted in Ishaq Dar corruption case

ISLAMABAD: The co-accused named in the supplementary corruption reference against former finance minister Ishaq Dar were finally indicted on Thursday after several adjournments.  The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) filed an interim reference against Dar in September last year on the Supreme Court’s directives in the Panama Papers case. In a supplementary reference filed...

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