Eid-ul-Fitr likely to be celebrated on 16th June across the nation

Eid-ul-Fitr likely to be celebrated on 16th June across the nation

LAHORE: Ruet-e-Hilal Research Council Secretary General Khalid Ejaz Mufti made this forecast here on Monday. He predicted that Shawwal 1 will be on Saturday at the earliest. He said new moon cannot be sighted until and unless its age is a minimum of 19 hours at the time of sunset (at...

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Eid prodigy: A visual celebration of Ramazan before it ends

Eid prodigy: A visual celebration of Ramazan before it ends

Feeling Overburdened in the Kitchen During Ramadan? Make most out of the last 3 days! Avoid overburdening your mothers and wives this month with housework and cooking. They need their personal spiritual time as well, so help out where you can to free up their time and make Ramadan preparations...

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The denuclearization “will begin very, very fast”: Trump’s announcement with which concluded the summit with Kim Jong-un in Singapore

The denuclearization “will begin very, very fast”: Trump’s announcement with which concluded the summit with Kim Jong-un in Singapore

Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un narrowed their hands Tuesday in Singapore during the historic summit that brought together the leaders of the United States and North Korea for the first time. After almost five hours of meeting, both leaders signed an “exhaustive” document from which details are now beginning to...

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SC directs Nadra to unblock Musharraf’s CNIC

SC directs Nadra to unblock Musharraf’s CNIC

LAHORE/ISLAMABAD: While the Supreme Court has directed the National Database and Registration Authority (Nadra) to unblock the computerised national identity card (CNIC) of former president retired Gen Pervez Musharraf, controversy surrounds his participation in the coming general elections as Attorney General (AG) Ashtar Ausaf pleaded before the apex court that the former...

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Adequacy of calorie-intake and retraining restrictions

Adequacy of calorie-intake and retraining restrictions

Calorie Needs for Men vs. Women The use of a calorie calculator is most helpful when you are trying to figure out how many calories to eat per day. Almost every calorie calculator will take your gender into account, in addition to your weight and your activity level. Why? Because a man’s...

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Best mehndi application spots: Sheer Mehndi magicians in K-Town –  Have a look!

Best mehndi application spots: Sheer Mehndi magicians in K-Town – Have a look!

Eid’s celebration is incomplete without mehndi for ladies! Most females, regardless of their age have infinite and definite love for henna – The intricate patterns of curls and curves, plus the luscious scent smells heavenly too. Eid is here, an inevitable hunt commences for some of the best mehndi artists...

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Rupee falls for fourth time in one year

Rupee falls for fourth time in one year

KARACHI: Only weeks after the former finance minister assured the country that he did not “see any need for further devaluation” of the rupee, the markets proved him wrong. The rupee slipped by 3.8 per cent in the interbank market, or Rs4.40, on Monday to settle at Rs119.8 to a dollar....

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PTI leaders oppose women’s poll nominations in Mansehra

PTI leaders oppose women’s poll nominations in Mansehra

MANSEHRA: The office-bearers of the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf, Mansehra district, have warned that they along with workers will stage a sit-in outside party chief Imran Khan’s Banigala mansion if the leadership doesn’t withdraw election tickets from women candidates in the district. “First our traditions don’t allow the election nomination of women and second...

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The women of ‘Ocean’s 8’ steal a big lead at the box office

The women of ‘Ocean’s 8’ steal a big lead at the box office

LOS ANGELES: The women of “Ocean´s 8” proved this weekend that they know how to steal the show — and much more — as the new heist flick took in an estimated $41.6 million in North American theaters. With an all-star cast led by ever-popular Sandra Bullock and supported by...

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Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) celebrates 10th anniversary by releasing a series of 33 posters.

Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) celebrates 10th anniversary by releasing a series of 33 posters.

Owing to the completion of a 10-year anniversary, the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) celebrates by releasing a series of 33 posters. Each poster features one of the heroes from the MCU with a tagline “More than ……” expressing, what the hero is more than they are perceived to be. Marvel’s...

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COAS leaves for Kabul to meet President Ashraf Ghani

COAS leaves for Kabul to meet President Ashraf Ghani

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Tuesday left for Kabul to meet President Ashraf Ghani, according to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR). The invitation was extended by the Afghan president, DG ISPR Major General Asif Ghafoor tweeted. “Pakistan wishes to see National Unity Government...

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US Dollar reportedly increases by over Rs15 in the past 6 months, shoots up to Rs121.5 lately

US Dollar reportedly increases by over Rs15 in the past 6 months, shoots up to Rs121.5 lately

KARACHI: The US dollar steadily gains up to to Rs121.5 in the interbank market after it closed at Rs119.84 on Monday. The greenback had reached a record-high of Rs121 on June 11 — the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) had reasoned the movement to a gap between foreign exchange demand and supply...

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Nawaz assails judiciary as his lawyer gives up

Nawaz assails judiciary as his lawyer gives up

LAHORE/ISLAMABAD: In his latest tirade against the judiciary, former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, who has been facing the Avenfield properties case and other references before an accountability court, has claimed that no lawyer is willing to take his case after the team of his defence counsel withdrew their attorney papers on Monday....

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Robbie Williams, Garifullina and Ronaldo ignite FIFA World Cup opening ceremony to enthrall the audience

Robbie Williams, Garifullina and Ronaldo ignite FIFA World Cup opening ceremony to enthrall the audience

On 14 June, just a few moments before Russia and Saudi Arabia wheel out the 2018 FIFA World Cup, three international stars will enrapture the crowd in Moscow’s Luzhniki Stadium. Global music icon Robbie Williams will continue to enthrall and entertain the millions of fans around the globe, with celebrated...

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Petrol prices inch up in moderation with effect from 12th June

Petrol prices inch up in moderation with effect from 12th June

ISLAMABAD: On Sunday, the caretaker government revised the prices of petroleum products, announcing a Rs4.26 per-litre rise in petrol prices to go into effect today (Tuesday). Petrol would consequently be sold at a revised rate of Rs91.96 a litre. Moreover, the prices of diesel, light diesel, and kerosene oil were...

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Farooq Sattar out, IHC reinstates Khalid Maqbool as MQM-P convener

Farooq Sattar out, IHC reinstates Khalid Maqbool as MQM-P convener

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Monday announced its verdict declaring Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui as convener of Mutahidda Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) in a jolt to senior party leader Farooq Sattar. Sattar had approached the IHC against the election commission decision removing him as party convener in March this year. During the...

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Imran, wife visit Roza-e-Rasool (PBUH), to perform Umrah tomorrow

Imran, wife visit Roza-e-Rasool (PBUH), to perform Umrah tomorrow

RIYADH: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan along with his wife Bushra Maneka visited the Roza-e-Rasool (PBUH) on Lailatul Qadar — the 27th night of Ramazan.  Imran and Bushra, along with the PTI chief’s close aides Zulfi Bukhari and Aleem Khan arrived in Saudi Arabia on June 11. The group flew to...

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Stop Using the Same Cleaning Cloth in Kitchen! It is Nasty!

Stop Using the Same Cleaning Cloth in Kitchen! It is Nasty!

Using the same cloth for different tasks increases the risk of the appearance of E. coli bacteria, according to scientists.  The use of dish towels for multiple tasks may be putting your home at risk of food poisoning, according to research. Scientists at the University of Mauritius examined 100 kitchen...

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Weber’s Law: why time passes faster as we get older

Weber’s Law: why time passes faster as we get older

Our perception changes depending on whether the stimuli we are exposed to are large or small. What happens when you enter a dark room and a candle is lit? You notice the flame on right away, right? And if that room is fully lit, how long can it take you to realize...

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The brutal lynchings for WhatsApp rumors that shake India

The brutal lynchings for WhatsApp rumors that shake India

  Since mid-April, fake messages circulating on WhatsApp claimed at least seven lives in India. The last two victims were two men whom they accused of kidnapping children in various messages distributed through the application. Nilotpal Das, a sound engineer, and Abijeet Nath, a digital artist, lived in Guwahati, the...

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Historic summit between Trump and Kim started with handshake in Singapore

Historic summit between Trump and Kim started with handshake in Singapore

Follow in minute to minute Rava for the historic meeting between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. The president of the United States, Donald Trump, and the North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un, began today (12.06.2018) the historic bilateral meeting with a handshake at a hotel in...

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