PCB: 18 players roll out for Asia Cup 2018

PCB: 18 players roll out for Asia Cup 2018

Pakistan’s chief selector Inzamam-ul-Haq has announced the names of 18 players to volunteer in training camp for Asia Cup 2018 commencing from September 15 in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The training camp will take place at Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore from September 3 to September 10. The list of 18 players was...

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Army chief, Iranian foreign minister discuss regional security

Army chief, Iranian foreign minister discuss regional security

ISLAMABAD: Army Chief General Qamar Jawed Bajwa met Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Friday. The military’s media wing, Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), said the Iranian foreign minister called on the army chief at the General Headquarters (GHQ) in Rawalpindi. General Bajwa and Zarif discussed regional security and...

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Michael Jackson’s children honor King of Pop on his 60th birthday, 9 years after his death

Michael Jackson’s children honor King of Pop on his 60th birthday, 9 years after his death

LAS VEGAS: Nine years after the death of the “King of Pop,” Michael Jackson’s children and other family members came together to launch an auction, accept a posthumous award and remember the singer on what would have been his 60th birthday. Children Paris and Prince Jackson, brothers Tito and Jackie...

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Police arrests 7 KE employees in the wake of minor’s electrocution

Police arrests 7 KE employees in the wake of minor’s electrocution

KARACHI: Police on Friday arrested seven employees of the K-Electric in the wake of incident causing amputation of both the arms of an eight-year-old boy when a live wire fell on him on 25th August. Umar’s both arms had to be amputated by doctors due to severe burns he had...

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The fascinating physical phenomena behind the reddish beauty of sunsets

The fascinating physical phenomena behind the reddish beauty of sunsets

“The light that reaches us from the Sun when it is on the horizon does not have any blue light anymore, it practically has only red light”, explained the astrophysicist Fernando Jauregui. It is one of nature’s most captivating shows. A sunset that spreads and radiates in the sky its...

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What is synthetic happiness and how can it help you overcome failures?

What is synthetic happiness and how can it help you overcome failures?

For some it may sound like self-deception; for others, to conformism. However, it is not either of them. We talk about synthetic happiness , a concept developed by Professor of Psychology at Harvard Harvard University Dan Gilbert. In 2004, Gilbert was included by the magazine Science in the list of the 50 most followed scientists in...

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Abortion in the Islamic world (Rava Special Report)

Abortion in the Islamic world (Rava Special Report)

Of the 5 countries in the world where abortion is completely prohibited – El Salvador, Nicaragua, the Dominican Republic, Malta and the Vatican – none is Muslim majority. That does not mean that it is not a taboo in some Islamic societies. In general, Muslims do not agree with abortion and...

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Animal sanctuary announces a $36,000 reward for a serial killer on the loose

Animal sanctuary announces a $36,000 reward for a serial killer on the loose

WASHINGTON: A serial cat killer is on the loose said authorities after they found at least 13 cats brutally killed. The 13th cat was found dead on Thursday. Apparently, most of the cats have been found in public places and did not appear to have been killed by wild animals....

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Apple to unveil its upcoming iPhone models at the Steve Jobs Theatre

Apple to unveil its upcoming iPhone models at the Steve Jobs Theatre

CALIFORNIA: Apple Inc said Thursday it will host an event on September 12 at the Steve Jobs Theater in the company’s Cupertino, California, campus, where it is widely expected to unveil new iPhone models. Analysts believe Apple plans to release three new smartphones this year, including one with a larger...

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Shaming customers over tipping trends? Here are a few rules restaurants ought to know.

Shaming customers over tipping trends? Here are a few rules restaurants ought to know.

Tipping is unique to the food industry. As a dentist, never once did a patient hand me an extra Rs20 note as a thank you for a good diagnosis. The reason is that we expect a dentist to receive adequate compensation for his work through the bill alone. We are already...

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