Armeena Khan claps back at Boris Johnson for comparing burqa wearing Muslims to “bank robbers”

Armeena Khan claps back at Boris Johnson for comparing burqa wearing Muslims to “bank robbers”

The British Pakistani actor called out the British parliamentarian for withholding freedom of choice The Janaan star is one of many appalled by Johnson’s choice of words,  On Sunday, British former foreign secretary Boris Johnson remarked that Muslim women wearing the burka “look like letter boxes” and compared them to “bank...

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Pak student makes Pakistan Proud through outstanding contribution award at LSE

Pak student makes Pakistan Proud through outstanding contribution award at LSE

LONDON: A Pakistani student activist has won the prestigious outstanding contribution award for services and achievement at the London School of Economics (LSE). Omer Azhar Bhatti has been given the award by the LSE Student Union at the annual students’ award event. The awards were given to a total of...

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‘Worry for India?’: Russia to train Pakistani troops

‘Worry for India?’: Russia to train Pakistani troops

KARACHI: Indian media has raised eyebrows over the agreement Russia has signed with Pakistan for training of troops at Russian Federation Training Institutes. For the first time, Pakistani soldiers will undergo training at Russian military institutes after the two countries signed an agreement related to it, in a sign of...

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Azad Kashmir PM, Achakzai barred from meeting Nawaz at Adiala Jail

Azad Kashmir PM, Achakzai barred from meeting Nawaz at Adiala Jail

RAWALPINDI: Jail authorities on Thursday barred Mehmood Khan Achakzai, the leader of Pashtunkhuwa Milli Awami Party (PkMAP) from visiting Nawaz Sharif at Adial Jail. According to Geo News, Azad Kashmir Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider and Senator Usman Kakar were also not permitted to meet Mr Sharif. The Jail authorities...

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How a tweet caused a serious diplomatic crisis between Canada and Saudi Arabia

How a tweet caused a serious diplomatic crisis between Canada and Saudi Arabia

Chrystia Freeland stated that Canada would not back down in its position that led to Saudi diplomatic sanctions. “Very alarmed to learn that Samar Badawi, sister of Raif Badawi, has been imprisoned in Saudi Arabia, Canada remains united with the Badawi family at this difficult time, and we continue to...

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Left or right? Why it matters to which side you sleep and which one benefits your health the most

Left or right? Why it matters to which side you sleep and which one benefits your health the most

Sleeping on your side is better than sleeping face up or down … but which side is better? Maybe when you’re tossing and turning in bed all you think is to achieve that position that allows you to sleep once and for all. Well, the side you choose to enter the...

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How skin whitening creams work and why they can be dangerous

How skin whitening creams work and why they can be dangerous

The World Health Organization says that most dark-skinned women who use bleaching products do so without a prescription. Creams are not a problem in themselves, but depending on what they are used for, in what part of the body and the proportion of their components can cause serious side effects,...

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4 tricks so you can learn to write faster on your cell phone

4 tricks so you can learn to write faster on your cell phone

How do you place your hands when you write on your cell phone? That can be key to acquiring speed. In the world of digital technologies and instant communication, rapid writing has become a social necessity. If you do not, you risk filling your receiver’s patience, probably sighing anxiously while observing...

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A Palestinian killed and eight wounded in Israeli attacks in Gaza

A Palestinian killed and eight wounded in Israeli attacks in Gaza

The new escalation of tension is a serious setback to the attempts of Egypt, which tried to mediate a truce between Hamas and Israel. A Palestinian died on Wednesday (08.08.2018) and at least eight were injured by Israeli bombing after a new military escalation in Gaza by the launching of...

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FIA arrests cyberbullies as victims lodge complaints

FIA arrests cyberbullies as victims lodge complaints

LAHORE: On Wednesday Federal Investigation Agency  arrested a man for allegedly blackmailing a woman and pretending to circulate her objectionable pictures across social media. The woman has lodged a complaint with the cyber crime wing alleging that the suspect, named Saqib Ali, was harassing her and threatening to upload her...

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