Nawaz Sharif and Maryam Nawaz informed about Begum Kulsoom Nawaz’s demise in Jail

Nawaz Sharif and Maryam Nawaz informed about Begum Kulsoom Nawaz’s demise in Jail

Begum Kulsoom Nawaz, wife of deposed prime minister Nawaz Sharif, passed away in London on Tuesday after suffering from complications related to cancer. Begum Kulsoom contested and won NA-120, a traditional bastion of the Pakistan Muslim League – Nawaz (PML-N) after the seat fell vacant following Nawaz’s disqualification by the Supreme...

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Begum Kulsoom Nawaz passes away

Begum Kulsoom Nawaz passes away

LONDON: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s wife, Begum Kulsoom Nawaz, passed away on Tuesday. Begum Kulsoom was under treatment at London’s Harley Street Clinic since June 2014. She was placed on life support earlier today as her health deteriorated last night. Sources at the clinic said she had developed a lungs...

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Army chief signs death sentence for 13 terrorists

Army chief signs death sentence for 13 terrorists

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Monday ratified death sentence of 13 hardened terrorists involved in heinous crimes. According to military’s public affairs wing Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), the terrorists were involved in killing of 202 people. Among those killed by the terrorists, 51 of them...

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3 types of workouts that can drastically reduce risk of type 2 diabetes

3 types of workouts that can drastically reduce risk of type 2 diabetes

Here is what a new study has found.  3 types of workouts that can drastically reduce risk of type 2 diabetes. (Photo: Pixabay) Washington: Cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF), high-intensity physical activity (HPA) and low sedentary time (ST) are associated with a lower risk of type 2 diabetes, as per a new study. The study...

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PTI government trying to undermine Pak-China partnership: Shehbaz

PTI government trying to undermine Pak-China partnership: Shehbaz

LAHORE: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz president and leader of the opposition in the National Assembly, Shehbaz Sharif tweeted on Monday that the people of Pakistan were shocked at the irresponsibility of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government. In his tweet, Shehbaz Sharif claimed the PTI government was trying to undermine the strategic...

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Six new cabinet members sworn in

Six new cabinet members sworn in

ISLAMABAD: Six new ministers were sworn in to the cabinet on Tuesday. President Arif Alvi administered the oath to the three federal and three state ministers at a ceremony at the President House. Umar Ayub Khan, Ali Muhammad Khan Mehar and Syed Ali Haider Zaidi took the oath as new...

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Six years on, Baldia factory fire case yet to reach conclusion

Six years on, Baldia factory fire case yet to reach conclusion

KARACHI: Six years have passed since a deadly inferno claimed lives of hundreds of workers at a factory in the city’s Baldia Town, but the case has not reached its conclusion. Out of 720 witnesses named in the case, statements have only been taken from 150. More than 200 workers...

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What are “flexible cell phones” and why telephony giants compete for them

What are “flexible cell phones” and why telephony giants compete for them

A phone that bends? It’s not that far from being real. Cell phones increasingly occupy more space and time in our lives. That’s why it would be ideal if we could store them anywhere. Can you imagine a phone that is rolled or folded as if it were a sheet of paper...

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Casa Blanca coordinates a second meeting between Kim and Trump

Casa Blanca coordinates a second meeting between Kim and Trump

The White House says it is coordinating a second meeting between Kim Jong-un and Donald Trump, requested by the North Korean leader in a new letter to the president of the United States.  At their historic summit in June in Singapore, Trump and Kim agreed that they would work to...

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The rapist declared himself a transgender and was held in a women’s prison where he abused the prisoners

The rapist declared himself a transgender and was held in a women’s prison where he abused the prisoners

Karen White is accused of four sexual assaults against female inmates at the New Hall women’s prison in northern England Karen White was in pretrial detention for three rapes she had perpetrated as a man, when her name was Stephen Wood. Under that name he had already served a year...

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