Trolled: Karachi’s renowned university serves as a laughing stock after the implication of “6-inch distance” rule

Trolled: Karachi’s renowned university serves as a laughing stock after the implication of “6-inch distance” rule

“Men and women are to maintain a distance of at least six inches while sitting/standing together” – Imagine coming across such a notice at institutions or workplaces. You as a youngster might find it senseless and react with a “BLAH!” Private sector university in Pakistan issues directive to staff to...

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Importance of sea-food for increased chances of conception

Importance of sea-food for increased chances of conception

Fertility problems are a major issue for modern couples, owing to the hectic lifestyles we lead and the irregular attention we pay to our diet, sleep and exercise. But there is a lot of scientific research that you can refer to in order to help boost your chance of conception....

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What are the benefits and risks of ending up with cash?

What are the benefits and risks of ending up with cash?

“It seems to me that if the cash completely disappears it would be a big problem … I’m afraid it’s going too fast … it’s a big concern to feel that society is not for you anymore.” Maijlis Jonsson, an inhabitant of the 73-year-old center of Stockholm, leads an active...

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Meera is Attiqur Rehman’s wife, court confirms reading out a written verdict

Meera is Attiqur Rehman’s wife, court confirms reading out a written verdict

LAHORE: A family court in Lahore on Monday ruled that the Pakistani actor Meera is in fact legally the wife of Attiqur Rehman. Announcing the judgement in a marriage suit which had been filed nine years ago by the Pakistani film actress, Family Judge Babar Nadeem dismissed Meera’s petition that...

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Pakistan, Russia: Businessmen seek for means to foster bilateral ties

Pakistan, Russia: Businessmen seek for means to foster bilateral ties

ISLAMABAD: The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) said the business community of Pakistan is eager to enhance trade and economic relations with Russia. The imbalance created by a 100% tilt towards the west for seven decades should be corrected by coming closer to regional friends like Turkey...

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Shah Rukh Khan wishes his son AbRam on his 5th birthday

Shah Rukh Khan wishes his son AbRam on his 5th birthday

My sunshine turns 5 yrs today but he thinks he is 9! Please don’t tell him otherwise if u meet him. Children should hear their own music, sing their own songs & believe in their own lil dreams…& yeah, hug their papa a lot.. A post shared by Shah Rukh...

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Sarfaraz surprises nation as Pakistan crushes England

Sarfaraz surprises nation as Pakistan crushes England

LONDON: Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed said he felt both surprised and proud after his inexperienced side outplayed England during a dominant nine-wicket win in the first Test at Lord´s. Victory, completed before lunch on the fourth day, put Pakistan 1-0 up in a two-match series ahead of the second Test...

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KP Assembly’s tenure to end tonight, followed by farewell speeches

KP Assembly’s tenure to end tonight, followed by farewell speeches

KARACHI: The Sindh Assembly’s Constitutional tenure will end at midnight tonight after the chief minister’s 27-member cabinet seizes to exist after Monday, May 28, 2018. Today’s last session at the Sindh Assembly will be chaired by Speaker Agha Siraj Durrani. An iftar dinner hosted by Sindh chief minister Murad Ali...

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A house of 8 residents set ablaze by a mentally challenged mother

A house of 8 residents set ablaze by a mentally challenged mother

KARACHI: At least eight people, including children, were set ablaze to death Sunday night in the Malang Goth locality of Karachi’s Baldia Town, Geo News reported, citing security and rescue authorities. The fire was not a mere accident, rather was sparked by an infuriated mother of the deceased children, Gulzara Bibi,...

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The 10 countries with the richest population in the world!

The 10 countries with the richest population in the world!

Qataris have the greatest purchasing power in the world. Some of the smaller countries have the richest populations in the world because of their gigantic purchasing power. If you live, work and pay your salary in the oil state of Qatar, for example, you are part of the select group...

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Pakistan observes Youm-e-Takbeer today to commemorate the historic nuclear tests

Pakistan observes Youm-e-Takbeer today to commemorate the historic nuclear tests

KARACHI: The nation is observing ‘Youm-e-Takbeer’ (the day of greatness) today (Monday) to fondly commemorate the historic nuclear tests conducted by Pakistan on May 28, 1998. It’s the day which reminds us that the national interests should be given priority for the motherland’s progress, defence and unity. On this day,...

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Apple vs. Samsung: the dispute of years between the technological giants that resulted in a fine of more than US $ 500 million

Apple vs. Samsung: the dispute of years between the technological giants that resulted in a fine of more than US $ 500 million

Apple said it was pleased with the California ruling. Apple and Samsung, the world’s largest smartphone makers, have been waging a legal war for patents in the United States for seven years. The one that seems to be the last step in the confrontation happened this Thursday. A federal court...

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Two policemen shot dead by unknown armed assailants

Two policemen shot dead by unknown armed assailants

QUETTA: Two policemen were shot dead by unknown armed assailants in Quetta on Sunday, police said. The tragic incident occurred on Sarki Road when the assailants opened fire on duty policemen, the law enforcers said. As a consequence, two policemen expired on the spot and four passers-by were injured. In...

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6 key characters of the story to understand the current China

6 key characters of the story to understand the current China

Rana Mitter explores China’s past through the story of 20 characters. What can a lustful literary heroine teach us about the 1920s in China? What role did a monk kidnapped play in the future of Chinese songs? And who was the first powerful couple in the country? These are some of the...

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The invisible shapes in which your workplace “is killing you”

The invisible shapes in which your workplace “is killing you”

Work stress is a public health issue. A Uber software engineer who made a lot of money committed suicide in 2016. His family blamed work stress. A 21-year-old Merrill Lynch fellow collapsed and died in London after working 72 hours in a row. When the ArcelorMittal company closed a steel...

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How Kim Jong-un became “the king of North Korea”

How Kim Jong-un became “the king of North Korea”

On December 28, 2011, the funeral of Supreme Leader Kim Jong-il, the father of Kim Jong-un, took place. December 28, 2011 was an extremely cold day in Pyongyang, the capital of North Korea. It was snowing non-stop while a black Lincoln Continental moved slowly through the streets of the city. On...

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Israel begins construction of submarine barrier against Gaza

Israel begins construction of submarine barrier against Gaza

Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman reported that his country has begun to build a barrier in the sea off the Gaza Strip to prevent Palestinian extremists from entering Israeli territory. Israel began today (27.05.2018) the construction of a submarine barrier in the maritime delimitation with the Gaza Strip in order...

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