CJP inquires how General Raheel, Pasha were permitted foreign employment

CJP inquires how General Raheel, Pasha were permitted foreign employment

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court asked on Wednesday why former top army generals had gone abroad for employment despite a law barring government officers from doing so for two years post-retirement.  Hearing the suo motu case of dual nationalities of government employees today, Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Mian Saqib Nisar...

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North Korea “is building new nuclear missiles” despite the thaw with the United States

North Korea “is building new nuclear missiles” despite the thaw with the United States

North Korea conducted a series of long-range missile tests in 2017 North Korea is building new missiles despite recent approaches that Kim Jong-un’s regime had with US President Donald Trump, according to a report published Tuesday by the Washington Post. US anonymous officials they assured the newspaper that spy satellites detected activity at...

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Why some people are always running late?

Why some people are always running late?

It’s not always rudeness or scatter-brained behaviour – it can be something much deeper, writes Laura Clarke. There are few habits as infuriating as someone making us wait. But, despite what may be running through your mind as you’re kept waiting again, it’s unlikely your friends and colleagues are just...

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‘Azaadi Cup’ tournament scheduled on 7th August, finals on 14th August

‘Azaadi Cup’ tournament scheduled on 7th August, finals on 14th August

LAHORE: Pakistan Super League franchise Peshawar Zalmi has announced ‘Azaadi Cup’ tournament from August 7 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa under the umbrella of the Zalmi Foundation, and to mark independence. “The major aim of holding the event is to rejoice Independence Day celebrations and provide a platform to the youth to...

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Hollywood Talent Exploration: Meera or Priyanka? Here’s what Meera has to say!

Hollywood Talent Exploration: Meera or Priyanka? Here’s what Meera has to say!

Pakistani actor Meera believes she is a more able actor than Bollywood superstar Priyanka Chopra. The actor, who is known for her no-holds-barred statements, took to Twitter after it was announced that Priyanka will be sharing screen space with Guardians of the Galaxy actor Chris Pratt and requested Hollywood to...

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Tea or Coffee – What’s a considerably better option to infuse energy and kick-start your mornings with?

Tea or Coffee – What’s a considerably better option to infuse energy and kick-start your mornings with?

George Orwell may have written that “tea is one of the mainstays of civilization in this country” – but even we British have to acknowledge that our national drink is facing stiff competition from the espressos, cappuccinos, and lattes invading our shores. Below, I go over the reasons to sip...

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How Pakistanis celebrate their independence: Go Green!

How Pakistanis celebrate their independence: Go Green!

Remember the times when you were in school and just as the month of August arrives, you were go all bonkers over the fact that now is the time to start preparing for ‘Chauda Aagust’ (14th August). Although, we all have grown up yet the level of patriotism is spiking...

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Bachans Return: Ash and Abhishek to be seen sharing the screen together after 8 years in an upcoming movie

Bachans Return: Ash and Abhishek to be seen sharing the screen together after 8 years in an upcoming movie

Famous real life Bollywood couple, Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan will be seen sharing screen space on silver screen eight years after Raavan (2010). Both of them were presented script of ‘Gulab Jamun’ by director Anurag Kashyup around one and a half years ago, which, after thoroughly going through,...

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Petroleum prices maintained for the month

Petroleum prices maintained for the month

ISLAMABAD: The interim government has decided to maintain the prices of petroleum products at the existing level for the current month. A notification put out by the Ministry of Finance said the prices of petroleum products have been kept the current levels in order to provide relief to the common...

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Samsung’s profit margins shrink as it misses out on S9 sale targets

Samsung’s profit margins shrink as it misses out on S9 sale targets

SEOUL: On Tuesday, Samsung shares its slowest quarterly profit growth in more than a year as its Galaxy S9 device missed sales targets and competition heated up, casting doubt on its leadership of the smartphone market. The Apple components supplier and smartphone rival said operating profit from the mobile business...

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