Beauty Unleashed: Vacation wonders of the world

Beauty Unleashed: Vacation wonders of the world

Las Vegas, Nevada This resort city is known for its opulent hotels, fabulous dining scene, vibrant strip, and of course, its never-ending nightlife. Whether you want to hear Calvin Harris spin tracks at a night club, catch a Cirque du Soleil show, throw craps at the casino, eat at fine...

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Those rare new hairstyles of the World

Those rare new hairstyles of the World

Football stars do not want to go unnoticed in Russia. And many use their heads for them. The hair, specifically.              

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The renowned and respectable Mushtaq Ahmad Yusufi, 95, laid to rest in Karachi today

The renowned and respectable Mushtaq Ahmad Yusufi, 95, laid to rest in Karachi today

KARACHI: Renowned and respectable writer, humorist and satirist Mushtaq Ahmad Yusufi, 95, who passed away on Wednesday after protracted ailment, was laid to rest in Karachi today. The 95-year-old had reportedly been suffering from pneumonia and passed away on Wednesday after a prolonged stay in a local hospital. A large...

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FDI slides down to $2.4bn in 11 months

FDI slides down to $2.4bn in 11 months

KARACHI: While the country is in dire need of dollar inflows, the Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) fell by 1.3% during the first 11 months of 2017-18, reports State Bank on Wednesday. The China-dominated FDI witnessed steep fall in May as it deteriorated by $85 million to $238m. The political uncertainty...

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CEO dies after phone explodes: Tips to protect your phone from catching fire

CEO dies after phone explodes: Tips to protect your phone from catching fire

A Malaysian CEO died recently after his smartphone exploded. Though the exact make of the smartphone is not known, the CEO of Cradle Fund Nazrin Hassan was said to be using devices from BlackBerry and Huawei. Incidentally, this is not an isolated case of smartphone fire causing death. There have been cases...

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War of tweets: Personal comments irk Nadia Hussain and her followers, leaves nation enthralled

War of tweets: Personal comments irk Nadia Hussain and her followers, leaves nation enthralled

Nadia Hussain has come under attack as a victim of terrible cybercrime after the model was triggered when a particular hater commented on a family photo. The response escalated into a full war between both her and fellow followers, slowly tearing apart the internet as Nadia unfailingly backed down and...

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Why pay inequality between men and women begins in adolescence (and how to avoid it)

Why pay inequality between men and women begins in adolescence (and how to avoid it)

The differences do not have as much to do with the negotiation, but come from much earlier. I have spent much of the last decade attending conferences to help women fight a widespread problem: wage inequality. As self-defense courses began to gain popularity in the early 1980s, we sought the...

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Today marks the ‘summer solstice’ – The longest day of the year

Today marks the ‘summer solstice’ – The longest day of the year

Just in case you are not aware about it, today is the ‘summer solstice’ – the longest day of the year. On the longest day, the duration of sunlight is comparatively more than that of any other day. The solstice occurs twice a year and is often referred to as the...

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Moody’s demotes Pakistan’s ratings outlook from stable to negative and depressed

Moody’s demotes Pakistan’s ratings outlook from stable to negative and depressed

SINGAPORE: Moody’s on Wednesday changed the outlook on Pakistan’s rating to negative from stable driven by heightened external vulnerability risk as ongoing balance of payment pressures erode foreign exchange buffers. Nonetheless, he affirmed the B3 debt ratings, considered as being speculative and a high credit risk. The decision to change...

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Why life improves after 50

Why life improves after 50

“Science has concluded that after age 50 it tends to make us happy, like that until the end,” Rauch said. When Jonathan Rauch fell into a crisis at the start of his 40 years, he could not understand why he felt that way. He was doing well in life: he had...

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Ten animals that “predict” World Cup results

Ten animals that “predict” World Cup results

Octopuses, elephants, cows, porcupines … in several countries, the idea that some animals can tell us in advance who will win World Cup matches has taken hold. But … how much do they really hit?                    

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Another road-trailer accident in Lyari prompts outrage, people demand immediate arrest of the driver

Another road-trailer accident in Lyari prompts outrage, people demand immediate arrest of the driver

KARACHI: A fast-moving trailer crushed a young man to death in Landhi on Wednesday, police said. The incident prompted the area people to lodge a forceful protest against police for apparently allowing heavy vehicles to pass through the residential area during daytime. The police said that Yasin Mohammed, 25, was...

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3 possible consequences of accepting without reading the terms and conditions of use of the applications (and what to do about it)

3 possible consequences of accepting without reading the terms and conditions of use of the applications (and what to do about it)

How many times have you accepted without reading the terms of service of an application or website? “I have read and accept the terms and conditions of use.” How many times have you read this phrase? Probably more than you can remember. Especially since last May 25 was approved in Europe...

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Public all set to stage protest: 72-hour hunger strike as ‘student’ goes missing

Public all set to stage protest: 72-hour hunger strike as ‘student’ goes missing

LARKANA: In protest against the enforced disappearance of Aqib Chandio, a student of class 10, his family members staged a protest by setting up a camp in Jinnahbagh near Begum Nusrat Bhutto Memorial Library on Wednesday to demand his safe release. Aqib Chandio was allegedly picked up from Madina Colony...

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What does the retreat of Donald Trump mean with the separation of migrant families?

What does the retreat of Donald Trump mean with the separation of migrant families?

For a president like Donald Trump, who claims the slogan “never give up,” the reversal of his policy of separating immigrant families detained at the US border is a special concession. Politically cornered by the widespread indignation that caused the forced removal of thousands of parents and children, Trump signed an...

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Sharjeel Memon discloses the actual worth of asset he owns

Sharjeel Memon discloses the actual worth of asset he owns

The Pakistan Peoples’ Party (PPP) leader who, will be contesting elections from PS-63 (Hyderabad), in documents submitted to the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) share details of cars and flats worth millions. According to the documents, Sharjeel Memon owns an apartment worth Rs50 million in Dubai. Further, his wife too...

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Families separated at the US border will not be reunited immediately

Families separated at the US border will not be reunited immediately

The executive order signed by Donald Trump to reunite the families of irregular immigrants separated at the border is difficult to apply and even “illegal” for some specialists. The assessments that different institutions and specialists make of the executive order signed by Donald Trump so that migrant families detained in...

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Bhutto family commemorates ‘Daughter of the East’, Benazir’s 65th birthday today

Bhutto family commemorates ‘Daughter of the East’, Benazir’s 65th birthday today

LARKANA: Former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto’s 65th birthday will be celebrated today (Thursday) with the Pakistan Peoples Party’s (PPP) leaders and supporters arriving Beghum Nusrat Bhutto Hall for the customary main function. The arrangements of celebratory ceremonies have been furnished and Chairman PPP Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, PPP co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari, President...

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New HIV test gives almost immediate response

New HIV test gives almost immediate response

Porto or not HIV? A drop of blood on a test strip, and the result is in 20 minutes. But this new test is only reliable if it is done after six weeks from the last sexual intercourse.      The rapid test to determine if the HIV virus is present in the...

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Deepika, Ranveer to wed on November 10

Deepika, Ranveer to wed on November 10

Rumours of Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh’s wedding have been rife since beginning this year. A source has finally confirmed to Filmfare that the couple is all set to tie the knot this year on November 10. And boy, isn’t that exciting? Speaking about the most-anticipated wedding of Bollywood, the insider said, “Ranveer...

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Maqsood Killing Case: CCTV footage reveals fake encounter by Karachi police, 4 policemen nominated in the martyrdom case

Maqsood Killing Case: CCTV footage reveals fake encounter by Karachi police, 4 policemen nominated in the martyrdom case

KARACHI: The closed-circuit television (CCTV) footage of killing of a man, Maqsood, in Karachi has exposed the fake encounter by Karachi police on the city’s Shahrah-e-Faisal in January this year. The footage emerged Wednesday in which police officers can be seen firing on Maqsood, who was travelling in a rickshaw....

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Trump revokes the policy of separating children from their immigrant parents at the border

Trump revokes the policy of separating children from their immigrant parents at the border

Trump ordered an end to the separation of families but promised to maintain zero tolerance for illegal immigration. Just days after saying that his hands were tied and it was the Congress that had to act in the separations of children of their immigrant parents, President Donald Trump backed down....

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Road accident in Manshera leaves 10 killed and 4 injured as jeep overturns

Road accident in Manshera leaves 10 killed and 4 injured as jeep overturns

MANSEHRA: At least 10 members of the same family expired, while four others got critically injured after a jeep plunged into a ravine in Mansehra’s tehsil Balakot on Wednesday. The doomed vehicle overturned near Bela Sacha after the driver lost control of the jeep while negotiating a curve, according to...

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Unidentified journalist films Shahbaz Sharif jaywalking, shoots a sarcastic remark at his excuses

Unidentified journalist films Shahbaz Sharif jaywalking, shoots a sarcastic remark at his excuses

LONDON: A seemingly defensive PML-N president passed a sarcastic remark Wednesday to a man who earlier filmed him jaywalking here in the city, media reported. “Film me again and send it ,” Shahbaz Sharif, the president of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), told the journalist who made a video clip...

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COAS Gen. Bajwa lends moral support and wishes speedy recovery to Begum Kulsoom Nawaz

COAS Gen. Bajwa lends moral support and wishes speedy recovery to Begum Kulsoom Nawaz

ISLAMABAD: On Wednesday, Pakistan’s Army chief expressed hopes for a quick recovery of Begum Kulsoom, the ailing wife of former premier Nawaz Sharif, and sent her a bouquet of flowers as well, media sources reported. General Qamar Javed Bajwa, the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), said he was praying for Begum...

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