Crocs Might Now Be Cool!

Crocs Might Now Be Cool!

Crocs, the slip-on plastic clogs worn most notably by Mario Batali and people who subscribe to gardening magazines have—against the natural order of the universe—become a niche trend. Apparently, as demonstrated by a small-but-influential group of fashion insiders, artists, designers, celebrities, and L.A. guys with man buns who brunch, Crocs are cool now whether...

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Hoarding disorder: Diminishing quality of life

Hoarding disorder: Diminishing quality of life

Hoarding disorder is a persistent difficulty discarding or parting with possessions because of a perceived need to save them. A person with hoarding disorder experiences distress at the thought of getting rid of the items. Excessive accumulation of items, regardless of actual value, occurs.  Hoarding is not the same as...

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Currency crisis continues, Qatar offers aid as Turkey doubles tariffs on certain US imports

Currency crisis continues, Qatar offers aid as Turkey doubles tariffs on certain US imports

ISTANBUL: Turkey doubled tariffs on some US imports including alcohol, cars and tobacco on Wednesday in retaliation for US moves, but the lira rallied further after the central bank’s liquidity moves had the effect of supporting the currency. Ankara acted amid increased tension between the two NATO allies over Turkey’s...

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Atal Bihari Vajpayee on life support system

Atal Bihari Vajpayee on life support system

NEW DELHI: Former three-time prime minister of India Atal Bihari Vajpayee has been put on a life support system after his condition deteriorated, the Indian media quoted hospital team as saying. Mr Vajpayee, a three-time Prime Minister, was admitted to the premier hospital with kidney tract infection and chest congestion....

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Nusrat Fateh Ali’s contribution to World Cup’s success in 1992

Nusrat Fateh Ali’s contribution to World Cup’s success in 1992

The World Cup 1992 victory has been the most glorious cricketing moment for Pakistan and Nusrat Fateh Ali had a massive contribution in it. The Men in Green defeated a solid English side in the final to become the World Champions. Youngsters like Wasim Akram, Inzamam Ul Haq, Aaqib Javed,...

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India’s top batsman Sindhu, likely to attend Imran Khan’s oath-taking ceremony in Pakistan

India’s top batsman Sindhu, likely to attend Imran Khan’s oath-taking ceremony in Pakistan

Former India’s top-order batsman, Navjot Singh Sidhu has been granted a 14-day Pakistan visa by the High-Commission in New Delhi on Wednesday to attend Imran Khan’s oath-taking ceremony as the Prime Minister of Pakistan. Imran Khan, the chief of winning political party of General Elections 2018 Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, is scheduled...

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Nun caught smuggling cocaine inside heels at Australia’s airport

Nun caught smuggling cocaine inside heels at Australia’s airport

MISSOURI: Denise Marie Woodrum, a nun who traveled to Australia last August to visit a man she met online was caught smuggling cocaine inside the heels of her shoes, officials said. Denise Marie Woodrum, 51, was busted while going through customs at the Sydney Airport on Aug. 4 last year. She...

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Remembering the legend that was Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan: 21st Death Anniversary

Remembering the legend that was Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan: 21st Death Anniversary

Pakistan’s eminent ghazal artiste Rahat Fateh Ali Khan finds himself in a strange quandary today. Bollywood’s frontline filmmakers wish to record songs by him but aren’t sure whether they would be asking for a controversy or, worse, protests and bans. Sufi-flavoured ballads are still de rigueur for every second film,...

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5 reasons why the disorganisation is harming your health

5 reasons why the disorganisation is harming your health

In a slow but inexorable way, stress can cause a wide range of physical and mental ailments , from muscular pains, fatigue, gastrointestinal, cardiac, dermatological, sexual problems … The most discussed stressors are those related to the high demands of work and social life, while the physical environment of the individual often...

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PTI’s Mehmood Khan elected KP CM

PTI’s Mehmood Khan elected KP CM

PESHAWAR: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s Mehmood Khan was elected Khyber Pakhtunkhwa chief minister on Thursday. The PTI nominee defeated Mian Nisar Gul of Muttahida Majlis-e-Amal as he secured 77 votes. The MMA nominee received 33 votes. Mehmood has previously held the portfolio of sports, culture and irrigation in the province. He was also...

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