Imran Khan secures 176 votes, from World Cup to being Pakistan’s 22nd Prime Minister

Imran Khan secures 176 votes, from World Cup to being Pakistan’s 22nd Prime Minister

ISLAMABAD: Amid a clear divide between the two main opposition parties, the Pakistan Peoples’ Party and Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chief Imran Khan is set to be elected as the new prime minister of the country today. The National Assembly will elect the 22nd prime minister of Pakistan during...

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Press Release: Al-Hamra Foundation

Press Release: Al-Hamra Foundation

LAHORE: The Lahore Arts Council has organized an evening with the performing arts students of Alhamra Performing Art Academy on 16th Aug Thursday, the Mall. The show was the part of the series of Independence Day celebrations, which Alhamra has started, form 12th of August.  In the show, Students from...

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6 reasons that explain why you are prone to mosquito magnet

6 reasons that explain why you are prone to mosquito magnet

Turns out there are a bunch of reasons! How much carbon dioxide you exude makes a difference to how appetizing you are to the buggers. People with a larger body mass and pregnant people produce more carbon dioxide, which means they’re also more likely to be bitten. 2.    A higher body...

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‘Hindustan jeevay, Pakistan jeevay’, Navjot Sidhu lands in Pakistan for Imran’s swearing-in

‘Hindustan jeevay, Pakistan jeevay’, Navjot Sidhu lands in Pakistan for Imran’s swearing-in

Former Indian cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu arrived in Pakistan on Friday to attend the swearing-in ceremony of prime minister-in-waiting Imran Khan. Sidhu arrived in Lahore via Wagah border and will head to Islamabad for the oath-taking ceremony scheduled for August 18. Speaking to reporters in Lahore, Sidhu welcomed the ‘change’...

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Are you Glossophobic? Don’t sweat public speaking. Break the silence!

Are you Glossophobic? Don’t sweat public speaking. Break the silence!

What is glossophobia? Glossophobia isn’t a dangerous disease or chronic condition. It’s the medical term for the fear of public speaking. And it affects as many as four out of ten Americans. For those affected, speaking in front of a group can trigger feelings of discomfort and anxiety. With this can...

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Navjot Singh Sindhu all set to attend Khan’s oath-taking ceremony, arrives Pakistan

Navjot Singh Sindhu all set to attend Khan’s oath-taking ceremony, arrives Pakistan

Former Indian cricketer turn politician Navjot Singh Sidhu arrived Pakistan so as to attend the oath-taking ceremony of prime minister-in-waiting Imran Khan. Sidhu arrived Lahore through Wagah border, and will travel to Islamabad for the oath-taking ceremony scheduled for August 18. While addressing media in Lahore, Sidhu welcomed the ‘Tabdeeli’...

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The paradox of Brown and White – Healthy Food Choices?

The paradox of Brown and White – Healthy Food Choices?

Despite its popularity, a slice of white bread is a particularly unhealthy thing to put into your body. To make it they strip the wheat grain of almost all of its nutrients and fiber, often bleach it with toxic chlorine dioxide, potassium bromate or benzoyl peroxide and then further treat the lifeless refined...

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Eye cyst amasses to a lump as doctors spot a 28-year old contact lens in patient’s eye

Eye cyst amasses to a lump as doctors spot a 28-year old contact lens in patient’s eye

LONDON: A woman’s swollen and drooping left eyelid led British doctors to an eye-popping discovery: a rigid contact lens, wrapped completely in a cyst, hidden in the fold of skin. The last time she used such lens? Almost 28 years ago. Doctors detailed the woman’s condition this month in the...

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The rise of ‘ME’ culture: Ridiculing Narcissism

The rise of ‘ME’ culture: Ridiculing Narcissism

Narcissistic personality disorder involves a distorted self-image. Emotions can be unstable and intense, and there is excessive concern with vanity, prestige, power, and personal adequacy. There also tends to be a lack of empathy and an exaggerated sense of superiority. Narcissistic personality disorder (NPD) is closely associated with egocentrism, a personality characteristic...

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FATF to tighten anti-terror and financial laws in Pakistan

FATF to tighten anti-terror and financial laws in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: A delegation leading the global financial watchdog Financial Action Task Force (FATF) has emphasized Pakistan to monitor and tighten its laws and implementation against terror financing and money laundering, media reports read. The Asia Pacific Group (APG) on Money Laundering, which is currently in Pakistan, will submit a report to...

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