The 4 powerful weapons of China to commercially attack the United States

The 4 powerful weapons of China to commercially attack the United States

Donald Trump and Xi Jinping are in the midst of a trade war that could use weapons far more damaging than tariffs. So far the trade war between the United States and China has been restricted to tariffs. But sometimes, there are other weapons that can seriously harm the enemy. Washington...

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Modi to attend Imran Khan’s oath ceremony? PTI mulls inviting SAARC leaders

Modi to attend Imran Khan’s oath ceremony? PTI mulls inviting SAARC leaders

Modi had earlier called Khan to congratulate him and hoped that the two nations ‘will work to open a new chapter in bilateral ties’.  Imran Khan’s Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf is considering inviting the leaders of the SAARC countries including Prime Minister Narendra Modi to his oath taking ceremony as the premier...

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US warns IMF against bailout for Pakistan

US warns IMF against bailout for Pakistan

United States’ Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has warned that the US would closely be watching whether the International Monetary Fund (IMF) bails out Pakistan — a key player in China’s One Belt One Road (OBOR) project, and right now in need of a bailout. “Make no mistake, we will...

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PTI to bring PML-Q’s Pervaiz Elahi as Punjab speaker: sources

PTI to bring PML-Q’s Pervaiz Elahi as Punjab speaker: sources

LAHORE: The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leadership has reportedly decided to bring Pakistan Muslim League-Q leader and former provincial chief minister Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi as the speaker of the Punjab Assembly.  Sources said on Tuesday that the PTI leadership agreed to the suggestion as it wants to bring a strong candidate...

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Army provides job to physically-challenged voter in Lahore

Army provides job to physically-challenged voter in Lahore

LAHORE: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa announced on Tuesday that Fajar, the physically-challenged girl from Lahore who went to cast her vote on July 25 will be getting a job through the Pakistan Army. On July 25, Fajar had gone out to cast her vote and...

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Nawaz Sharif’s health improving: doctors

Nawaz Sharif’s health improving: doctors

ISLAMABAD: Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s health is gradually improving, doctors at Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) informed on Tuesday. The doctors  dismissed reports regarding former premier being shifted back to Adiala Jail where he is imprisoned on corruption charges. They further said that Nawaz’s blood tests will be...

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OGRA: Petroleum prices hike w.e.f 1st August

OGRA: Petroleum prices hike w.e.f 1st August

ISLAMABAD: The Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) has sent a summary to the Power Division suggesting yet another hike in prices of various petroleum products effective August 1. The regulatory body has recommended an increase of Rs2.75 per litre in petrol prices, Rs3 per litre for diesel, and Rs4...

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King penguins colony declines massively by 90% over the last 3 decades

King penguins colony declines massively by 90% over the last 3 decades

PARIS: The planet’s largest colony of king penguins has shrinked by nearly 90% in three decades, alarmed researchers said Monday. The last time scientists set foot on France’s remote Ile aux Cochons — roughly half way between the tip of Africa and Antarctica — the island was blanketed by two...

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Squad for Asia Cup announced, final tournament scheduled on 1st September

Squad for Asia Cup announced, final tournament scheduled on 1st September

KARACHI: On Monday, Pakistan hockey team chief selector, Islahuddin announced 18-member squad for 18th Asian games slated to start from 20 August in Jakarta and Palembang, Indonesia. Team members include Imran Butt (Goal Keeper), Amjad Ali, Irfan Jr, Mubashir, Faisal Qadir, Rashid, Amad Shakil Butt, Tasawar Abbas, Umer Bhutta, Shafqat...

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Why so little is known about the causes and effects of migraines

Why so little is known about the causes and effects of migraines

Although migraine is one of the main causes of work disability, it is one of the least studied pains. They affect one in five women and are the second cause of incapacity for work, but the research on these acute headaches remains small and the funds they receive are scarce. For...

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