Why not adopt the ‘Khud khaana garam karlo’ approach? It’s a game of minds – Gear your minds positively.

Why not adopt the ‘Khud khaana garam karlo’ approach? It’s a game of minds – Gear your minds positively.

Too many a times, I have heard the wardens of the patriarchy argue, “Who kyun chai banaega? Woh larka hai!” (Why would he make tea? He is a guy!) and “Uski khair hai? Wo larka hai!” (That’s alright, he’s a guy!). When I got sick and tired of being told this and demanded Khud khana...

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Cyberbullying! Are you a victim too?

Cyberbullying! Are you a victim too?

Over the years, cyberbullying has become an undebatable serious issue especially amongst teenagers, that needs immediate attention from the government and society, alike. To your dismay, this issue has stemmed its roots now amongst adults as well, particularly at workplaces and institutions. Sounds creepy! Cyberbullying is also referred to as...

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Surgeons trace metal objects from a man’s stomach who had swallowed them in a bid to get married

Surgeons trace metal objects from a man’s stomach who had swallowed them in a bid to get married

A man from India’s Uttar Pradesh risked his life by swallowing various metal objects, all in a bid to get married. Ajay Dwivedi, 42, often remained ill which prevented him from getting married. Fearing he has been cursed with black magic, Dwivedi turned to a ‘tantric’. The mystic directed Dwivedi to...

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‘Blank Panther’ surpasses ‘Titanic’ with the biggest box office opening

‘Blank Panther’ surpasses ‘Titanic’ with the biggest box office opening

LOS ANGELES: Ryan Coogler’s Black Panther surpassed the collections of James Cameron’s gigantic 1997 Titanic to rank as the third top-grossing title of all time at the US box office. Black Panther, featuring an all-black cast, falls behind Star Wars: The Force Awakens ($936.7 million) and Avatar ($760.5 million), with a domestic total of $659.3 million till Friday, according...

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Aleem Dar becomes the pride of Pakistan yet again

Aleem Dar becomes the pride of Pakistan yet again

Umpire Aleem Dar has made quite a reputation for Pakistan, not only has he been recognized on international platforms, besides his stardom, he is also helping the needy in his country. Dar once again has the nation praising him as he reaches yet another milestone in his career. He has...

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Pulse consumption declines as standard of living increases: Pakistan

Pulse consumption declines as standard of living increases: Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: The consumption of pulses in Pakistan has drastically declined from about 15kg per person a year to about 7kg per person a year, reads a new report of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations. The report named ‘State of Food and Agriculture in Asia and...

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With double-digit growth, govt’s debt rises to Rs22.9tr

With double-digit growth, govt’s debt rises to Rs22.9tr

ISLAMABAD: The federal government’s debt grew at double-digit pace to Rs22.9 trillion, a net addition of Rs2.14 trillion in just eight months, far higher than the annual budget deficit limit parliament approved at the start of the fiscal year. The State Bank of Pakistan’s (SBP) latest central government debt bulletin for...

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Ed Sheeran’s broken arm: Ipswich Hospital reviews its policies for “high profile” patients

Ed Sheeran’s broken arm: Ipswich Hospital reviews its policies for “high profile” patients

A hospital launched a review of care given to “high profile” patients following singer Ed Sheeran’s broken arm treatment. The BBC understands the singer was asked to sign autographs and pose for photographs by some Ipswich Hospital staff upon being admitted in October. Sheeran broke his right wrist and left...

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Palak Paneer

Palak Paneer

Ingredients: Spinach (Boiled) 1/2 kg Cottage Cheese (Fried Square Cut) 200gm Soya (Thinly Sliced) 2 tbsp Onion (Thinly Sliced) 1 Salt 1/2 tsp White Pepper Powder 1/2 tsp Red Chili Powder 1/2 tsp Butter 2 tbsp Milk 1 & 1/2 cup Cream 1/2 cup Directions: Fry cottage cheese slices in...

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Interior ministry requested to put US defence attaché’s name on ECL

Interior ministry requested to put US defence attaché’s name on ECL

ISLAMABAD: The federal capital police have asked the interior ministry to put the name of US Defence and Air Attaché Colonel Joseph Emanuel on the Exit Control List. In a letter written to the interior ministry, the police stated they have received information from reliable sources that Emanuel would leave...

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