All 13 rescued from the flooded cave, celebrations will be tinged with sadness over the loss of life of a former Thai navy diver

All 13 rescued from the flooded cave, celebrations will be tinged with sadness over the loss of life of a former Thai navy diver

MAE SAI: All 12 boys and their football coach have been rescued from a Thai cave after an 18 day ordeal, the Thai Navy SEALs said in a Facebook post, adding they were “safe”. “All 12 ‘Wild Boars’ and coach have been extracted from the cave,” the post said, adding “all...

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Puzzled dynamics: Converting professional life into personal happiness

Puzzled dynamics: Converting professional life into personal happiness

If you are like most information workers, you can now get work done wherever you are — from the local coffee shop to your child’s piano recital.  Most of us initially welcome this flexibility, but it isn’t long before this “freedom” begins to chafe.  Work incursions into private time and...

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Facts and fallacies of fitness: Discover how sitting on the floor can benefit you!

Facts and fallacies of fitness: Discover how sitting on the floor can benefit you!

When sitting on the floor, you usually sit cross-legged – These poses aid digestion. One feels calmer, eats slower and feels full faster. Makes you more flexible and the digestive system is relaxed. Builds good posture and increases life span. Keeps knees and hip joints healthy. Strengthens heart by improving...

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Marital Rape – The ugly face of a beautiful relation

Marital Rape – The ugly face of a beautiful relation

Despite the prevalence of marital rape, this form of domestic violence has received relatively little attention from society over the years.  Nonetheless, rape is rape — it doesn’t matter if the perpetrator and victim exchanged holy vows or have children together.  Simply put, it’s about time the very real, very severe issue...

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Sleep Mechanics: An uninterrupted sleep

Sleep Mechanics: An uninterrupted sleep

Just about everyone snores occasionally, and it’s usually not something to worry about. But if you regularly snore at night, it can disrupt the quality of your sleep—leading to daytime fatigue, irritability, and increased health problems. And if your snoring keeps your partner awake, it can create major relationship problems...

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10 Warning Signs That Your Body Is Lacking Water

10 Warning Signs That Your Body Is Lacking Water

The human body is made of 2/3 of water, so it cannot survive more than 72 hours without this amazing liquid.   Namely, every single part of our body, every tissue, cell, and body organ significantly depends on water. These are the benefits of drinking water: It balances the body...

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Rao Anwar gets bail in Naqeebullah murder case

Rao Anwar gets bail in Naqeebullah murder case

KARACHI: An anti-terrorism court on Tuesday granted bail to suspended senior cop Rao Anwar in Naqeebullah Mehsud murder case. The court also directed him to pay Rs1 million in surety bonds. Charges were framed against Anwar for killing Mehsud, a local shopkeeper and aspiring model, and three others in a...

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Imran Khan criticised for defence of Pakistan blasphemy laws

Imran Khan criticised for defence of Pakistan blasphemy laws

PTI leader accused of using blasphemy issue to win backing of religious right. Imran Khan has been accused of risking bloodshed for electoral gain after the former cricketer-turned-politician offered a full-throated defence of Pakistan’s strict blasphemy laws in the run-up to the general election on 25 July. “We are standing with...

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Army has no direct role in conducting elections however pledges full support for upcoming polls

Army has no direct role in conducting elections however pledges full support for upcoming polls

RAWALPINDI: Pakistan military spokesperson Maj. Gen Asif Ghafoor says the military will be involved in the election entirely in a support role and act on orders of the Election Commission of Pakistan to help them in terms of security.” “The army has no direct role in holding elections and will...

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Nawaz, Maryam to make last ditch effort to ‘address supporters’ before arrest

Nawaz, Maryam to make last ditch effort to ‘address supporters’ before arrest

KARACHI: The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) supremo Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam have decided to surrender to the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) after their potential efforts to establish contact with the masses, sources said on Monday. The purpose of this contact will be to renew their appeal to the people to “respect...

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‘I love him very much’: Alia’s papa Mahesh Bhatt reacts to being ‘Raazi’ about Ranbir

‘I love him very much’: Alia’s papa Mahesh Bhatt reacts to being ‘Raazi’ about Ranbir

Mumbai: The latest couple in Bollywood, Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt, are painting Mumbai town red with multiple appearances together. After Alia accompanied Ranbir to his parents’ house recently, the latter returned the favour by visiting hers a few days ago. Paparazzi went right inside her Juhu house, pictures of...

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World Cup in Russia 2018: Can immigration explain the success of France, Belgium and England?

World Cup in Russia 2018: Can immigration explain the success of France, Belgium and England?

The initial alignment of the French team against Uruguay in the 2018 Russian quarterfinals featured five players who are the children of at least one immigrant father: (back, from left to right): Paul Pogba, Samuel Umtiti; (ahead) Corentin Tolisso, N’Golo Kante and Kylian Mbappe. Three of the four semi-finalists at the...

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The source of the mysterious emissions that are destroying the ozone layer has been discovered

The source of the mysterious emissions that are destroying the ozone layer has been discovered

This was the hole in the ozone layer over Antarctica in the year 2000. In recent months, scientists around the world have been extremely intrigued by a mysterious increase in emissions of polluting gases that have done is to drastically damage the ozone layer that protects the Earth. Now, those...

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Twitter shares dip by 95 as fake accounts suspension news goes viral

Twitter shares dip by 95 as fake accounts suspension news goes viral

CALIFORNIA: On Monday shares of Twitter Inc fell 9% after a report said the social media company had suspended more than 70 million fake accounts in May and June, which could lead to a dip of monthly active users in the second quarter. The slump wiped about $3 billion from...

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Children rescued from Thailand are in good health

Children rescued from Thailand are in good health

The eight children rescued so far after spending two weeks trapped in a Thai cave are in good health, said the Ministry of Health of Thailand.      The health authorities of Thailand confirmed today (10.07.2018) that the eight children rescued so far after spending more than two weeks trapped in...

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Trump nominates conservative Kavanaugh as new Supreme Court judge

Trump nominates conservative Kavanaugh as new Supreme Court judge

Donald Trump nominated Conservative Judge Brett Kavanaugh to fill the vacancy of Supreme Court justice opened after the retirement announcement of moderate right-winger Anthony Kennedy. The president of the United States, DonaldTrump, nominated today (09.07.2018) the conservative Brett Kavanaugh to occupy the post that will be vacant in the Supreme...

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KSE dips to 39,256 and marks the lowest trend for the first time in 2018

KSE dips to 39,256 and marks the lowest trend for the first time in 2018

KARACHI: On Monday, KSE-100 started with a significant downward trend by loss of 1,000 points with a touch down to 39,256 points for the first time in the year 2018. Around afternoon, the points declined by almost more than 1,000 points which was recorded to be at the lowest stage...

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SRK becomes an inspiration for WWE superstar John Cena

SRK becomes an inspiration for WWE superstar John Cena

Everyone knows about Shah Rukh Khan’s large fan following but did you know that the WWE superstar John Cena also counts on him. Cena may have seen King Khan’s Ted Talks because he couldn’t resist sharing a quote said by the Bolly hero. Shares Cena, “Neither power nor poverty can...

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Afridi and Salman Khan share light moments together at an event in Canada

Afridi and Salman Khan share light moments together at an event in Canada

On Monday Pakistan’s star cricketer Shahid Afridi met Bollywood superstar Salman Khan at an event in Canada. The superstar duo was attending a charity event for a noble cause. They met at the backstage and were seen sharing light moments together. Shahid Afridi also tweeted a picture of himself standing...

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Samsung’s largest factory opens up in India, fierce competition sets in within industry

Samsung’s largest factory opens up in India, fierce competition sets in within industry

MUMBAI: Samsung Electronics has formally set-up a new factory in India, which the South Korean tech group says is the world’s biggest mobile phone manufacturing plant till date. The factory in Noida, on the outskirts of New Delhi, will allow Samsung to make phones at a lower cost due to...

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China and Germany pledge to maintain trade-free ties

China and Germany pledge to maintain trade-free ties

BERLIN: Germany and China signed a raft of commercial accords worth some 20 billion euros ($23.51 billion) on Monday, with their leaders reiterating commitments to a multilateral global trade order despite a looming trade war with the United States. The deals, involving German industrial giants like Siemens, Volkswagen and BASF,...

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Zardari and Faryal barred from flying abroad, FIA confirms

Zardari and Faryal barred from flying abroad, FIA confirms

ISLAMABAD: On Monday, sources in the Federal Investigation Former president of Pakistan and Pakistan Peoples’ Party (PPP) Co-Chairman Asif Ali Zardari and his sister Faryal Talpur have been barred from flying abroad, sources in the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) stated on Monday. The name of former President of Pakistan Asif Ali...

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Huge cache of weapons and ammunition recovered during intelligence-based operations in South Waziristan and Dera Bugti areas

Huge cache of weapons and ammunition recovered during intelligence-based operations in South Waziristan and Dera Bugti areas

RAWALPINDI: In continuation of Operation Raddul Fasaad, security forces carried out intelligence-based operations in South Waziristan and Dera Bugti areas and recovered huge cache of weapons and ammunition, media officials reported. Media wing of armed forces, Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) in a statement said large cache of land mines,...

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SC to hear a plea by Accountability Court Judge who has requested for an extended deadline of Nawaz’s corruption references

SC to hear a plea by Accountability Court Judge who has requested for an extended deadline of Nawaz’s corruption references

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court will hear today a plea by Accountability Court-I Judge Mohammad Bashir who has requested the apex court for an extension in the deadline to conclude the corruption references against the ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his family. The trial against the Sharif family had commenced...

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Naqeebullah murder case: ATC to announce verdict on Anwar’s bail plea today

Naqeebullah murder case: ATC to announce verdict on Anwar’s bail plea today

KARACHI: An anti-terrorism court (ATC) hearing the Naqeebullah Mehsud murder case will announce its decision on the bail plea of former SSP Malir Rao Anwar in two cases against him. Anwar, along with 11 of his subordinates, is facing trial before the ATC for allegedly killing Mehsud, a shopkeeper and aspiring...

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Imran Khan reveals PTI manifesto, promises a ‘Naya Pakistan’

Imran Khan reveals PTI manifesto, promises a ‘Naya Pakistan’

ISLAMABAD: On Monday, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan unveiled the party’s election manifesto, saying if it is voted to power it would create massive job opportunities, build low-cost houses for poor, and tackle corruption and the water crisis. Khan said he would turn the country into an invincible welfare...

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Spell of monsoon showers to hit parts of Pakistan within the next 48 hours

Spell of monsoon showers to hit parts of Pakistan within the next 48 hours

Pakistan is expected to receive a new spell of monsoon showers in the next 48 hours, according to the Pakistan Meteorological (Met) Department. The monsoon rains will hit various parts of for Punjab, Azad Kashmir, and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. “Seasonal Low lies over North Balochistan with its trough extending southeastward. A...

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