There will be no Nobel Literature in 2018 for the scandal of sexual abuse

There will be no Nobel Literature in 2018 for the scandal of sexual abuse

The Swedish Academy announced that this year the highest literary award will not be delivered and that the ruling will be postponed to 2019. The Swedish Academy reported this Friday (04.05.2018) that this year will not be awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature, the highest award in world literature, and...

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Sephora teams up with The HydraFacial Company to offer free facials to its clients across the US

Sephora teams up with The HydraFacial Company to offer free facials to its clients across the US

The beauty retailer has teamed up with The HydraFacial Company to offer clients “Perk Hydrating Facials” in more than 100 of its stores across the US. The 30-minute skincare treatment (which is complimentary with a $75 minimum product purchase) aims to exfoliate, hydrate and nourish the complexion by using a...

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Pakistanis, here are the 7 European countries where you can apply for citizenship

Pakistanis, here are the 7 European countries where you can apply for citizenship

As political instabilities are at its peak in Pakistan, it has surely made migration complicated for its citizens. However, we’ve got some good news for Pakistanis willing to move to Europe. It has been reported that there are 7 countries in Europe that Pakistanis can migrate to. People who were...

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Virat Kohli signs 1-month pact to play for Surrey in June

Virat Kohli signs 1-month pact to play for Surrey in June

India cricket captain Virat Kohli has signed a one-month pact to play for Surrey in June, the English county championship side announced on Thursday. Kohli’s participation in county cricket signals his unavailability for India as they take on Afghanistan in a test match in June in Bengaluru. “It has long...

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Meera confirms she is permanently moving to the US

Meera confirms she is permanently moving to the US

LAHORE: One of Lollywood’s most well-known artists, actor Meera has decided to leave the country and move to the USA to start a new journey with husband Naveed Pervaiz. Speaking to The Express Tribune, the Nazar star spoke of the numerous scandals she has unwillingly been a part of, her struggles during her time...

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CNG stations to remain shut for 6 hours during Ramadan

CNG stations to remain shut for 6 hours during Ramadan

CNG stations will remain close for a time span of six hours from 5:00pm to 11:00pm during the month of Ramadan, UNB sources claim. This was decided at a meeting at Power Division with state minister for power and energy namely; Nasrul Hamid. Apparently, CNG stations remain close from 5:00pm...

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Pricing Alert: CNG prices increase by Rs 1.70

Pricing Alert: CNG prices increase by Rs 1.70

KARACHI: Station owners have increased the price of compressed natural gas (CNG by Rs1.70 per kg in Karachi and other parts of Sindh to Rs81.70 from Rs80 per kg. The government had deregulated CNG price in December 2016 which at that time was available at Rs67.50 per kg. From December...

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Gold gains as dollar slips

Gold gains as dollar slips

LONDON: On Thursday gold prices gained after the US central bank reassured investors that growth in interest rates would be plodding, with geopolitical uncertainties also rendering support. Spot gold rose for a second session, firming by 0.8% to $1,315.01 an ounce by 1400 GMT, while US gold futures for June...

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Cotton yield rises and trading activity slows down

Cotton yield rises and trading activity slows down

KARACHI: Pakistan yielded 11.58 million bales during the cotton season 2017-18 which closed on May 1, against 2016-17 when 10.72 million bales were produced till April 15, 2017. The previous cotton season was short by two weeks. A big deal of 13,000 bales from Sadiqabad was the highlight of the...

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Kim Jong-un met with Chinese Foreign Minister in Pyongyang

Kim Jong-un met with Chinese Foreign Minister in Pyongyang

It is the first visit of a Chinese Foreign Minister to North Korea in eleven years. The North Korean leader had made a secret visit in late March to Beijing to meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping. North Korean leader Kim Jong-un met in Pyongyang with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi...

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SBP reserves perk up by $593 million

SBP reserves perk up by $593 million

KARACHI: Foreign exchange reserves held by the State Bank of Pakistan up surged by $593 million during the week ended April 27, said a press release on Thursday. The SBP reserves, which had been deteriorating since the beginning of this financial year, finally increased to $11.51 billion due to official...

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7 tips to stimulate a baby’s brain development

7 tips to stimulate a baby’s brain development

“Developing a brain is a lot like building a house: you need a good foundation,” says Merle Davies, director of the Center for Early Childhood Development, in the English city of Blackpool. Her work there, in charge of the ” Blackpool better start ” program, has become a reference in the United...

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Pakistani girl honored for being  the youngest high achiever of the Pakistan-US Alumni Network ’30 Under 30 Series’

Pakistani girl honored for being the youngest high achiever of the Pakistan-US Alumni Network ’30 Under 30 Series’

ISLAMABAD: The US Department of State honored 10 outstanding young leaders from around the world, including Dania Hassan from Pakistan in owing to her efforts of promoting and cultivating positive social change in the education sector of Pakistan. Dania Hassan, 18, after attending summer school at John’s Hopkins University through...

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Shahid Khaqan urges government and opposition to reach mutual consensus over a caretaker setup

Shahid Khaqan urges government and opposition to reach mutual consensus over a caretaker setup

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi claimed that the government is likely to show consent over any name proposed by the opposition for a caretaker prime minister for the upcoming general elections. He said this while addressing the journalists after a farewell dinner hosted by Speaker of the National Assembly...

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Journalists stage protest and enter into a clash with Islamabad police at World Press Freedom Day rally

Journalists stage protest and enter into a clash with Islamabad police at World Press Freedom Day rally

ISLAMABAD: On Thursday Islamabad Police encountered a clash with journalists participating in a rally to mark “World Press Freedom Day”. According to media officials, police stopped the rally at D Chowk and were not allowing journalists to proceed further towards the Parliament, resulting in uncalled clashes between the two parties....

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Be Aware! Your photos can now be used to create fake adult videos

Be Aware! Your photos can now be used to create fake adult videos

“Emma Watson” is naked, kneeling on a couch. Nearby, “Maisie Williams” is sitting in compromising position. “Gal Gadot” is dressed as a cowgirl, performing sexual acts. Where we are? Not in the dark depths of a teenager’s fantasy, but on the PornHub website, where the only differences between Hollywood actress Emma Watson and...

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CM takes suo motu of women subject to tyranny in Faisalabad

CM takes suo motu of women subject to tyranny in Faisalabad

FAISALABAD: On Thursday Chief Minister Punjab Shahbaz Sharif took suo motu of torture of women over a property dispute in Faisalabad and ordered immediate arrest of culprits. Apparently, the incident took place on April 28, when vice-chairman of city council, along with other accomplices, barged into a house in Faisalabad’s...

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What are the 10 countries in the world that spend a greater part of their wealth in armaments

What are the 10 countries in the world that spend a greater part of their wealth in armaments

The total world military spending reached 1.7 trillion dollars in 2017. And only the United States spent US $ 610 billion in 2017. The first economy in the world is also the country that spends the most in Defense, but it is not remotely the one that has a greater...

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Case Stormy Daniels: Donald Trump admits that he reimbursed his lawyer the payment to the porn actress

Case Stormy Daniels: Donald Trump admits that he reimbursed his lawyer the payment to the porn actress

The porn actress maintains that she had relations with Trump in 2006. Donald Trump, admitted on Thursday to have reimbursed one of his lawyers the US $ 130,000 paid to reach a confidentiality agreement with Stormy Daniels, the porn actress who claims to have maintained an intimate relationship with the...

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Attock: 1 killed, 7 injured during vehicle-attack

Attock: 1 killed, 7 injured during vehicle-attack

ATTOCK: On Thursday, at least one person got killed and seven others wounded in a vehicle attack near Attock, said security sources. As per security sources, the motorist was apparently an attacker who had hit the vehicle. After the attack, security forces reached the area and conducted a rescue operation....

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