Armeena Khan calls for legal action, shares cyber-bullying incident on Twitter

Armeena Khan calls for legal action, shares cyber-bullying incident on Twitter

Actress Armeena Khan has called for action against cyberbullying after she shared an incident on Twitter where a user had hurled abuses at her. Armeena shared a user’s tweets and said, “Amusing. What a shame. Right I need details on this guy. Who can help?” When the user later deleted his...

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SBP directs banks not to charge fee on electronic payments

SBP directs banks not to charge fee on electronic payments

KARACHI: The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on Tuesday directed all banks not to charge any variable transaction fee (interchange, merchant discount rate etc) on payments made to federal and provincial governments using electronic modes of payments including payment cards and electronic wallets etc. “The acquiring banks, however, may charge...

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Begum Kulsoom Nawaz: Life in pictures; A living memory

Begum Kulsoom Nawaz: Life in pictures; A living memory

Kulsoom Nawaz’s life in just pictures. She is now a living memory for all Pakistanis. The cancer-stricken wife of jailed former prime minister Nawaz Sharif died in London on Tuesday after months in a coma.  

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Pakistan to face arch-rival India in SAFF Championship 2018 today

Pakistan to face arch-rival India in SAFF Championship 2018 today

DHAKA: Pakistan will take on arch-rivals India in the semi-final of the ongoing SAFF Championship 2018 today. This will be Pakistan’s first appearance in the semi-final after 13 years where they will take on India, the only unbeaten side in the competition so far. India were placed in Group B...

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District Administration imposes Section 144 in Peshawar until 10th Muharram to ensure utmost security

District Administration imposes Section 144 in Peshawar until 10th Muharram to ensure utmost security

PESHAWAR: The District Administration imposed section 144 till 10th of Muharram in the provincial capital of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to ensure peace and security in the holy month. The notification issued by the district administration read that pillion riding, wall chalking, distribution of objectionable material, pasting posters on walls especially on...

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IK’s close aide Awn Chaudhry appointed as adviser to CM Punjab Usman Buzdar

IK’s close aide Awn Chaudhry appointed as adviser to CM Punjab Usman Buzdar

LAHORE: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader and PM Imran’s close aide Awn Chaudhry has been appointed adviser to Chief Minister Punjab Usman Buzdar, media sources reported on Wednesday. According to a notification issued by Punjab government, Chief Minister Punjab Usman Buzdar has appointed Awn Chaudhry, Abdul Haye Dasti, Faisal Hayat and...

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‘Baby Shark’ trending at events, gets public attention amid kids and adults alike

‘Baby Shark’ trending at events, gets public attention amid kids and adults alike

From Kiki challenge, we have arrived to the shark challenge that too at weddings. If you don’t know what it is then don’t worry we have got you covered! Maybe this could help you create a trending theme for your big day? “Baby Shark” is a children’s song about a family of sharks....

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KSA initiates marketing US-dollar sukuk, sets target of $2bn

KSA initiates marketing US-dollar sukuk, sets target of $2bn

KSA: Saudi Arabia has started marketing a US dollar-denominated sukuk, or Islamic bond with the issue expected to be around $2 billion in size, a document showed on Wednesday. Sukuk are Islamic bonds that are structured in a way to generate returns to investors. They are issued and traded in...

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Challenge: Bollywood celeb lookalikes that can dupe completely anyone.

Challenge: Bollywood celeb lookalikes that can dupe completely anyone.

It is believed that at least six people in the world have their doppelgangers. How true that is could only be gauged when you happen to have a glance at such lookalikes either in person or in a picture. And these lookalikes immediately get attention if they look similar to...

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Pakistan likely to introduce 5G in 2019

Pakistan likely to introduce 5G in 2019

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Information Technology and Telecommunication Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui hinted on Tuesday at introduction of 5G telecom services in Pakistan next year saying it would attract huge foreign investment. The country has already been successfully experiencing 3G and 4G mobile broadband technology and the number of users is increasing every...

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