Spicy Dum Pukht Chicken Tikka

Spicy Dum Pukht Chicken Tikka

Ingredients Chicken 1 kg (made into 4 tikka pieces) White vinegar ¼ cup Salt to taste Oil for deep frying Yogurt 1 cup Ginger garlic paste 1 tbsp heaped Green chilies 6 (ground) Chili powder 1 tbsp heaped Allspice 1 tsp Coriander powder 1 tsp Cumin 1 tsp Dry plum 10...

Read more
The worrying increase in incidents with hand grenades in Sweden (and what it says about the violence in the country)

The worrying increase in incidents with hand grenades in Sweden (and what it says about the violence in the country)

Daniel Cuevas Zúñiga was returning home by bicycle after a night shift in the south of Stockholm, Sweden, when he stopped to pick up an object he found on the ground. Police believe that Cuevas Zúñiga, a 63-year-old Chilean who emigrated to Sweden in the mid-1980s and worked in a...

Read more
Dhaaba style daal maash

Dhaaba style daal maash

Ingredients: Lentils (mash ki daal) 250 gram • Ghee 1/2 cup • Butter 100 gram • Sliced ginger 1 tsp • Sliced onion 1 • Whole red chili 6 • Green chili 6 • Chopped garlic 1 tsp • Crushed black pepper 1/2 tsp • Cumin powder 1 tsp •...

Read more
Dahi wala degi chicken korma

Dahi wala degi chicken korma

Ingredients: Chicken 1 kg (12 pieces) Onion ½ cup (brown) Green cardamom 8 Nutmeg ¼ pieces Cloves 8 Cinnamon 1-inch piece Mace 4 pieces Ginger garlic paste 1 tbsp Salt 1 ½ tsp Chili powder 2 ½ tsp Coriander powder 2 tsp Yogurt 1 ½ cup (beaten) Oil ½ cup...

Read more
Falsa Sorbet

Falsa Sorbet

Ingredients: 1 kg Falsa ½ cup Sugar 4 cups Water 1 tsp Black salt Ice cubes Method: Wash Falsa and put them in blender. Add water, sugar, black salt and ice cubes together. Now blend well. Pour the sorbet in glass and serve chilled.

Read more
Burns Road Famous Bun Kabab

Burns Road Famous Bun Kabab

Ingredients for Kabab: Onion coarsely chopped 1 Button red chilies 8 Mince 250 gm Gram lentil ½ cup Water 1 ½ cup Salt 1 tsp All spice 1 tsp Ingredients for Chutney: Green chilies 6 Mint leaves ¼ bunch Coriander leaves ½ bunch Dry mango 2 piece Salt ½ tsp...

Read more
Jack Ma speculating ways to make cars more ‘automatic, friendlier and more like a partner’ than just a driving tool

Jack Ma speculating ways to make cars more ‘automatic, friendlier and more like a partner’ than just a driving tool

E-commerce giant Alibaba is steering resources towards driverless car technology, its CEO Jack Ma confirmed on Thursday, joining a global race to shape the future of driving. Despite fresh safety fears after a woman was hit and killed by a self-driving Uber vehicle in the US last month, many tech...

Read more
Domestic violence revealed – What can benefit the deceased after death?

Domestic violence revealed – What can benefit the deceased after death?

TOBA TEK SINGH: A woman, who was allegedly shot DEAD and injured by her brother over a marriage dispute one month ago, was locked up in the house to maintain the secrecy of the incident. Ultimately, she breathed her last at her house without any treatment on Thursday. The Kamalia...

Read more
Urgent meeting scheduled between K-Electric and NEPRA to combat the prolonged power outage issue

Urgent meeting scheduled between K-Electric and NEPRA to combat the prolonged power outage issue

ISLAMABAD: An emergency meeting of K-Electric, Power Division and NEPRA will be held in the federal capital today over the issue of prolonged load-shedding in Karachi. The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) issued an advisory to the Power Division a day earlier, stating the federal government should immediately resume...

Read more
KSA: 4 Saudi officers gunned down and 4 other wounded in Southern Asir

KSA: 4 Saudi officers gunned down and 4 other wounded in Southern Asir

RIYADH: On Thursday four Saudi officers were shot dead and four others wounded when their checkpoint came under gunfire in southern Asir province, state media said citing the interior ministry. Three officers were instantly killed when the outpost came under attack, the Saudi Press Agency reported, without specifying who it...

Read more
Things all soon-to-be-parents need to know!

Things all soon-to-be-parents need to know!

New parent? Thinking of having kids? Thinking of not having kids? The decision to go for completion of the “parenting quest” is not to be made lightly. We’re going to arm you with the knowledge of traps, bosses, and challenges that lie ahead. Being prepared is key, so let’s stock our inventory with...

Read more
#MeToo trend reveals women exposure to sexual molestation

#MeToo trend reveals women exposure to sexual molestation

KARACHI: Thousands of women across the world, including Pakistan, have put up a brave front against sexual assault and workplace harassment in a monumental precedent set by a powerful hashtag on social media. The hashtag, “MeToo”, translated into a viral movement on October 17 as an increasing number of posts...

Read more
Sarfraz pitches in menial tasks: Cricket stars to clean up after themselves

Sarfraz pitches in menial tasks: Cricket stars to clean up after themselves

After helping the national cricket team clean up its act this past year, it seems captain Sarfraz Ahmed now wants his players to clean up after themselves. During the ongoing training camp at Lahore’s Gaddafi Stadium, several of the national team stars were seen gathering empty water bottles and disposing...

Read more
Is Starbucks racist? Business meeting landed 2 black men in handcuffs, sparks national outrage for worsening race relations

Is Starbucks racist? Business meeting landed 2 black men in handcuffs, sparks national outrage for worsening race relations

A week after their arrests at a Starbucks Corp cafe in Philadelphia triggered protests and calls for boycotts of the coffee chain, the two black men involved ultimately broke their silence and said they wanted the incident to change U.S. racial attitudes. The men, Donte Robinson and Rashon Nelson, sat...

Read more
10 Comments That People Casually Pass But Shouldn’t

10 Comments That People Casually Pass But Shouldn’t

We live in the 21st century where internet slang is taking over our world and often, we end up saying things we don’t realize are offensive. From commenting on someone’s physical features to judging them on their wedding plans, there are different types of comments people are casually making that...

Read more
Wife set alight for attending wedding ceremonies without husband’s consent

Wife set alight for attending wedding ceremonies without husband’s consent

A man allegedly doused his wife with petrol and set her on fire in the New Pind area of Sukkur, news officials reported on Thursday. Police said the woman reportedly attended a wedding function at her uncle’s residence against the wishes of her husband, “who also suspected her of being unfaithful to...

Read more
#MeToo Movement: Zafar rebuffs Meesha’s allegations and vows to take legal action

#MeToo Movement: Zafar rebuffs Meesha’s allegations and vows to take legal action

Popular singer Ali Zafar has responded to sexual harassment allegations leveled against him by fellow singer Meesha Shafi. In a post shared on micro-blogging site Twitter, Meesha Shafi had claimed that she has been subjected to sexual harassment “of a physical nature” at Ali Zafar’s hands. The singer-cum-actress used the...

Read more
How electrodes in the brain can help treat obesity and depression

How electrodes in the brain can help treat obesity and depression

Anna had spent much of her life depressed and looking for various treatments that could help her. It took antidepressants, subjected to psychotherapy and even experienced electro therapy – convulsive , consisting of passing electricity through the brain. Treatments like these took effect for short periods and later, depression returned. Another problem he had to...

Read more
Muslim woman denied French passport on refusing to shake hands with a senior official during the citizenship ceremony

Muslim woman denied French passport on refusing to shake hands with a senior official during the citizenship ceremony

France´s highest administrative court has upheld a decision to deny a French passport to an Algerian Muslim who refused to shake hands with officials during her citizenship ceremony, according to a ruling seen by AFP Thursday. The woman argued that her “religious beliefs” prohibited her from shaking hands with a...

Read more
Pakistan viable to greater access to UK’s market

Pakistan viable to greater access to UK’s market

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan likely to get more generous market access to the United Kingdom in post-Brexit era, said British Minister of State for Trade Policy Greg Hands. During a meeting with Commerce Minister Pervaiz Malik on the sidelines of Commonwealth Business Forum in London, which is an integral part of Commonwealth...

Read more
Foreign reserves inch down

Foreign reserves inch down

KARACHI: Total liquid foreign reserves of Pakistan mark $17,545.5 million during the week ended April 13 down from $17,638 million, according to State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) said on Thursday. The foreign reserves held by SBP decreased by $58 million to $11,379.6 million due to external debt servicing and other...

Read more
The Iconic Amul Girl cried and we are all feeling her pain

The Iconic Amul Girl cried and we are all feeling her pain

For years and as far as our memory goes, Amul has taken the leverage of writing the best copies over a social news, that are terse, poignant, rhyming and meaningful. This time, they are back with Kathua and Unnao.

Read more
Cotton supply increases by 8%, bales unsold by ginners as prices become susceptible to increase

Cotton supply increases by 8%, bales unsold by ginners as prices become susceptible to increase

KARACHI: On Thursday, cotton trading activity turned slow as buyers withdrew to sidelines. The dynamic market behavior is in line with the end season trading pattern witnessed each year. Though demand for quality cotton still exists but with ginners demanding increased prices, needy spinners have been left flabbergasted. Barring a...

Read more
WARNING GRAPHIC CONTENT: Police beat a woman in Iran for not wearing “Islamic” clothing

WARNING GRAPHIC CONTENT: Police beat a woman in Iran for not wearing “Islamic” clothing

A video on social networks shows how the victim was not wearing the handkerchief and his hair was visible. During the last months, many women have staged protests against the imposition of the veil in Iran A young woman was beaten by police in Iran because she considered that she...

Read more
The amazing ability of sugar to help heal wounds

The amazing ability of sugar to help heal wounds

As a child who grew up in poverty in rural Eastern Zimbabwe, Moses Marandu was used to literally rubbing salt on wounds when he fell and cut himself. On lucky days, his father had enough money to buy something that would sting the child less than salt: sugar. Murandu always...

Read more
Gold prices inch down and take a dip

Gold prices inch down and take a dip

LONDON: On Thursday gold prices dipped, weighed down by a firmer dollar and a decline in global geopolitical tensions, breaking a string of gains for four successive sessions. Spot gold was down 0.2% at $1,346.60 per ounce by 1015 GMT, while US gold futures fell 0.3% to $1,349.90 per ounce....

Read more
UN honours seven martyred Pakistani peacekeepers

UN honours seven martyred Pakistani peacekeepers

RAWALPINDI: Seven Pakistani peacekeepers who laid their lives for global peace and security were honoured with the UN medal at the UN annual Memorial Ceremony in New York. United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres was the chief guest at the ceremony, held at the United Nations headquarters in NewYork. Guterres paid...

Read more
CJP orders withdrawal of security from individuals with no entitlement

CJP orders withdrawal of security from individuals with no entitlement

PESHAWAR: Chief Justice of Pakistan Saqib Nisar on Thursday directed inspector-generals of Punjab, Sindh, Balochistan, and Islamabad to take back security protocols from people who don’t have privilege. The chief justice has set a deadline of 24 hours for the inspector generals to implement the directives. IG Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Salahuddin...

Read more
Mayor Sadiq Khan named in Time’s most influential list

Mayor Sadiq Khan named in Time’s most influential list

London Mayor Sadiq Khan has been named among 100 influential people all around the world, according to the Time magazine’s annual list. The publication mentions that the compilation is not a measurement of power but for recognising individuals ‘whose time is now’. The list included world leaders such as US...

Read more
Six killed in road crash near Hyderabad

Six killed in road crash near Hyderabad

HYDERABAD: At least six people were killed in a road crash on M-9 Motorway near Hyderabad on Thursday, police said. The incident occurred when one car hit another from the back near Looni Kot while en route to Hyderabad from Karachi, police said. Consequently, the gas cylinder in the vehicle...

Read more
Ranbir, Deepika set ramp on fire

Ranbir, Deepika set ramp on fire

Bollywood actors Deepika Padukone and Ranbir Kapoor set the ramp on fire at a fashion show in Mumbai on Thursday night. The two superstars, who have worked together in multiple films including Bachna Ae Haseeno and Tamasha, walked the ramp for Indian designer Manish Malhotra. The ex-couple also collaborated for the annual Mijwan...

Read more