PTI’s Arif Alvi elected as Pakistan’s 13th President, oath-taking ceremony expected on 9th September

PTI’s Arif Alvi elected as Pakistan’s 13th President, oath-taking ceremony expected on 9th September

ISLAMABAD: Dr Arif Alvi the candidate of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has been elected as the 13th President of Pakistan, according to unofficial results obtained by Rava news team. Alvi was contesting against joint opposition candidate JUI-F cheif Maulana Fazlur Rehman and PPP candidate Aitzaz Ahsan. Arif Alvi has received 353 electoral...

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Pak authorities trace Pakistani owned assets worth Rs4.2 trillion in Dubai, investigations underway

Pak authorities trace Pakistani owned assets worth Rs4.2 trillion in Dubai, investigations underway

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court was told on Monday that Pakistanis own around $150 billion worth of properties and assets in the UAE alone. The revelation came in a report compiled and presented in court by chartered accountancy firm A.F. Ferguson. The report was submitted in connection with a SC case...

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Phases of adulthood: How age affects vision

Phases of adulthood: How age affects vision

When you’re in your 20s or 30s, you likely don’t spend much time thinking about your future eyesight. You might take steps to protect your physical health, and you probably consider your future career and life plans. But you might only rarely pause to consider the affect your current actions have on...

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Quetta Police Department celebrates politeness week

Quetta Police Department celebrates politeness week

QUETTA: The Quetta Police Department is celebrating ‘politeness week’ beginning today.  The announcement was made as a part of the local government’s efforts to improve the police departments relations with the citizens.   Special classes and lectures from scholars have been arranged for police officers during the week-long celebration, which will...

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Pak graduate inspires UK’s top 100 future lawyers

Pak graduate inspires UK’s top 100 future lawyers

LONDON: A young Pakistani law graduate has been given the title “success story 2018” by the prestigious Bright Network and was the honorary speaker at the annual Top 100 Future Lawyers event. Raza Nazar is the first Pakistani in the history of the awards ceremony to feature as an exemplary...

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Five minors die due to malnutrition in Tharparkar

Five minors die due to malnutrition in Tharparkar

Five minors, who were under treatment for malnutrition at the Civil Hospital in Tharparkar, have passed away on Tuesday, September 4, 2018. The latest deaths have taken the total fatalities in Tharparker to 14 for this month. Photo: File  THARPARKAR: Five minors who were under treatment for malnutrition at the...

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The Afghan Taliban Announce the Death of the Founder of the Haqqani Network

The Afghan Taliban Announce the Death of the Founder of the Haqqani Network

The founder of the Haqqani network, one of the most feared militant groups in Afghanistan, died after a long illness.      Jalaluddin Haqqani The Taliban announced on Tuesday (04.09.2018) that Jalaluddin Haqqani, leader and founder of the Haqqani network, linked to this insurgent group and to which Kabul accuses of...

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Bali declares war on plastic pollution

Bali declares war on plastic pollution

With its stunning beaches, the Indonesian island of Bali attracts tourists from all over the world. But plastics are ruining the view, leading villagers to take action, from production to disposal.      The sun rises over the beach of Saba in Bali. Dozens of people have gathered wearing yellow t-shirts with the...

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Japan prepares for the arrival of powerful typhoon Jebi

Japan prepares for the arrival of powerful typhoon Jebi

More than 600 flights and train services were canceled in Japan before the imminent arrival of a powerful typhoon accompanied by heavy rains and winds. The approach to the Japanese territory of the powerful typhoon Jebi left on Tuesday (04.09.2018) more than 600 flights canceled by the strong winds and...

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Inflation in Pakistan hits highest in almost 4 years, CPI record 5.8% rise

Inflation in Pakistan hits highest in almost 4 years, CPI record 5.8% rise

ISLAMABAD: The country’s inflation escalated to 5.8% in August, up from 3.4% in the same month last year. This marks the biggest leap in three years and eight months. Compared to July 2018, the consumer price index (CPI) showed no significant change in the rate. Inflation in Pakistan is steadily...

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