Style Alert: Wrap yourself in these trending colors this season for a summery look!

Style Alert: Wrap yourself in these trending colors this season for a summery look!

Take note and get ready: see the ten trendy colors for Spring Summer 2018. Trends will take two opposed directions: on one side towards a strong, vibrant palette, that recalls fauvist pictures, on the other towards pastel hues on light and de-structured garments, for an ethereal look. All nuances going from...

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Talk of the town: After ‘Chaiwala’, another ‘Tarbooz Wala’ surprises Karachiites with his alluring looks

Talk of the town: After ‘Chaiwala’, another ‘Tarbooz Wala’ surprises Karachiites with his alluring looks

KARACHI: After the widely-popular Arshad khan more commonly known as the ‘Chaiwala’ took social media by storm with his blue eyes and handsome killer looks, much to our surprise a new sensation is going rounds on the social media now known as the ‘Tarbooz wala ‘ (watermelon man). Tarbooz Wala😋😻🍉 pic.twitter.com/qGuPQgeosd...

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Mango is the “king of all fruits” for all the right reasons!

Mango is the “king of all fruits” for all the right reasons!

Mangoes have been named the most widely consumed fruit in the world. Termed as the king of fruits mangoes taste spectacular and also have a range of amazing health benefits. There are many different kinds of mangoes. They range in color, shape, flavor, and seed size. While the skin color...

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Eid Al-Fitr Traditions Around The World

Eid Al-Fitr Traditions Around The World

Eid al-Fitr (Festival of the Breaking of the Fast) is one of the most joyous occasions in the Muslim world. It is a three-day holiday that marks the beginning of the 10 month in the Islamic calendar, and thus the end of the month of Ramadan. These days are spent exchanging gifts, visiting family and, of course,...

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SC withdraws nomination papers for Musharraf after he fails to return to Pakistan before deadline

SC withdraws nomination papers for Musharraf after he fails to return to Pakistan before deadline

On Thursday, the Supreme Court (SC) withdrew its directive allowing former dictator Pervez Musharraf to file nomination papers after he failed to appear for a court hearing today, with his lawyer asked for more time for his appearance. Last week, the SC had issued a directive permitting Musharraf to file nomination...

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Samsung vows to use renewable energy sources by 2020

Samsung vows to use renewable energy sources by 2020

Samsung Electronics, the world’s biggest smartphone maker, has vowed to convert its operations in the United States, Europe and China to using only solar and other renewable energy sources by 2020. Following its announcement on Thursday, the tech giant joins Apple and other Silicon Valley companies in delivering such a...

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11 suspected organ traffickers arrested from Faisalabad

11 suspected organ traffickers arrested from Faisalabad

FAISALABAD: Punjab Human Organs Transplantation Authority arrested 11 suspect organ traffickers from Faisalabad on Thursday. According to sources, the 11 suspects—which includes doctors and agents—were arrested after being caught red-handed performing an illegal operation in a building on Seetiana Road. The suspects have been transferred to the Allied Hospital Faisalabad...

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The YouTube fight that stirred the vegan world on the internet

The YouTube fight that stirred the vegan world on the internet

When Anna Scanlon immersed herself in the underworld of veganism on the internet, she did not imagine that messing with another YouTube blogger would end up in a defamation lawsuit and a public scandal. “At one point I searched my name on Google and found the result” Anna Scanlon offers...

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10 hilarious Eid memes every Pakistani can relate to

10 hilarious Eid memes every Pakistani can relate to

From sighting the moon to our tailor woes, Eid in Pakistan comes with its fare share of dilemmas. However, there are moments of joy as well. And these memes perfectly capture what most of us go through/feel on this most important day of the year. 1. The one person who...

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#MeToo allegations steered towards ‘Rocky’; Actor Sylvester Stallone probed for forced sexual assaults

#MeToo allegations steered towards ‘Rocky’; Actor Sylvester Stallone probed for forced sexual assaults

LOS ANGELES: Los Angeles prosecutors said on Wednesday that their sex crimes team was reviewing a case against Rocky actor Sylvester Stallone. The case involves a woman who reported last November that the 71-year-old actor, best known for his roles in the “Rocky” and “Rambo” movies, had assaulted her in 1990. Los Angeles...

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5000kgs of ghutka worth Rs6.5bn recovered after search operation in parts of Karachi

5000kgs of ghutka worth Rs6.5bn recovered after search operation in parts of Karachi

KARACHI: Sindh Rangers recovered 5,000 kilogrammes of Indian gutka from Karachi’s Mauripur Road, media reported Wednesday morning. According to the Rangers spokesperson, the Indian gutka was brought to Pakistan through the route passing from Afghanistan to Balochistan and then to Karachi. The spokesperson also said that the seized ghutka has...

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Pakistan proves strong: Malik and Fakhar lead Pakistan to beat Russia in the second T20 international

Pakistan proves strong: Malik and Fakhar lead Pakistan to beat Russia in the second T20 international

KARACHI: On Wednesday Shoaib Malik blasted a quick-fire 49 as Pakistan powered to an 84-run rout of Scotland in the second Twenty20 international. Malik’s unbeaten innings took just 22 balls and containing five sixes and one four, setting the stage for Pakistan to seal a 2-0 series win. Fakhar Zaman (33)...

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‘Achilles’ – The white psychic power cat predicts World Cup result

‘Achilles’ – The white psychic power cat predicts World Cup result

Playing the right guess work – Who’ll ace the first match of the World Cup? The cat’s out of the bag: To your surprise it’s Russia! At least that’s the prediction of Achilles, a cat in St Petersburg is widely known to have psychic powers. When offered a choice of...

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The Nawaz duo leave for London to celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr with ailing wife Kulsom Nawaz, Maryam beseeches public to pray

The Nawaz duo leave for London to celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr with ailing wife Kulsom Nawaz, Maryam beseeches public to pray

LAHORE: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam Nawaz left for London on Thursday (today) to celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr with ailing wife Kulsoom Nawaz. While speaking to the media before departure to London, Maryam confirmed that she and Nawaz will return to the country next week. “I will hopefully...

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100 for 100: No tax deduction on mobile top-up from today

100 for 100: No tax deduction on mobile top-up from today

KARACHI: Following an order by Supreme Court of Pakistan, cellphone service providers will not be deducting taxes on the top-up of prepaid cards for 15 days starting from Thursday (today), ARY News reported.The apex court had on Monday suspended the deduction of taxes imposed on the top-up of prepaid cards...

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Pleasant weather to prevail in parts of Pakistan, MET office predicts rainfall over the weekend during Eid break

Pleasant weather to prevail in parts of Pakistan, MET office predicts rainfall over the weekend during Eid break

ISLAMABAD: After a long torrid weather spell in Pakistan, the Met-Office has forecasted rainy weather over the weekend, during the Eid holidays. Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) in a statement informed that pre-monsoon rain in Pakistan is likely to start from Saturday. Moist currents will start to penetrate on Friday and...

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Shahbaz claims transparency in award of tickets

Shahbaz claims transparency in award of tickets

LAHORE: PML-N President Shahbaz Sharif has said it is the only political party that conducted parliamentary board’s meetings for 86 hours from June 4 to 11. “Each candidate was interviewed during the meetings in order to make the process of awarding tickets transparent and democratic. On the one hand, people can see...

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Karachiites catch, beat up alleged dacoit, hand him over to police

Karachiites catch, beat up alleged dacoit, hand him over to police

KARACHI: An alleged dacoit was caught by citizens near Shahrah-e-Faisal’s Kala Pul (Black Bridge) Wednesday night as he and an accomplice tried to mug people in the area, Geo News reported, citing authorities. However, the accomplice of the detained suspect managed to escape arrest. The citizens beat the dacoit they had caught...

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Musharraf unlikely to return to Pak in 24 hours, APML spox in turnabout comment

Musharraf unlikely to return to Pak in 24 hours, APML spox in turnabout comment

ISLAMABAD: General (retd) Pervez Musharraf, the chief of the All Pakistan Muslim League (APML), is unlikely to return to Pakistan today (Thursday), Geo News reported, citing a party official. In a turnabout statement made five hours after the initial claim of Musharraf returning to Pakistan anytime during the next 24...

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Norwegian lawmakers nominate Trump for Nobel Peace Prize

Norwegian lawmakers nominate Trump for Nobel Peace Prize

Two lawmakers from the extreme right-wing Progress Party of Norway (FrP) nominated US President Donald Trump for the Nobel Peace Prize, following his meeting in Singapore with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. “What is happening now is historic, I think we can send a clear signal and give Trump the Nobel...

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Germany calls for Europe’s common front against Trump

Germany calls for Europe’s common front against Trump

The German Foreign Minister, Heiko Maas, today urged the rest of European countries to promote a determined foreign policy that will curb the attitude of the president of the United States, Donald Trump. “With President Trump, the Atlantic has widened,” Heiko Maas said Wednesday (13.06.2018) during a European policy event...

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Zardari’s nomination papers for NA-213 challenged

Zardari’s nomination papers for NA-213 challenged

NAWABSHAH: Former president Asif Ali Zardari’s nomination papers for NA-213 Nawabshah (now Shaheed Benazirabad) were challenged on Wednesday. Zardari, who also heads the Pakistan Peoples Party – Parliamentarian (PPPP), has filed the papers to contest the July 25 elections from Nawabshah-I seat of the National Assembly. Applicants Ghulam Raza Dharejo and...

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Zulfi not Imran Khan requested removal of his name from ECL, says Faisal Javed

Zulfi not Imran Khan requested removal of his name from ECL, says Faisal Javed

ISLAMABAD: Amid a wave of criticism directed at PTI chief Imran Khan over Zulfi Bukhari’s “escape”, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Faisal Javed Khan on Wednesday claimed that his party supremo didn’t use his influence to strike the wanted man’s name off Exit Control List (ECL), ARY News reported. Speaking exclusively...

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The UN condemns Israel for excessive response in Gaza

The UN condemns Israel for excessive response in Gaza

The approved text deplores the “excessive, disproportionate and indiscriminate use of force” by Israel against the Palestinians. The General Assembly of the United Nations approved on Wednesday (13.06.2018) a resolution urging Israel to put a brake on violence against Palestinian demonstrators in the Gaza Strip and which was rejected by...

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