18th Dragons of Asia Awards announced, Starcom takes the lead

The winners of the 2018 Dragons of Asia awards have been announced at the Gala Awards Event at the TGV Cinema Complex in Kuala Lumpur. Starcom Pakistan has won six Dragon awards including best brand building and awareness campaign. Starcom thanks its clients for having high expectations from them and...

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Henley Passport Index: World’s passport rankings

Henley Passport Index: World’s passport rankings

After the latest passport rankings by Henley Passport Index, yet another global financial advisory group Arton Capital has rolled out the rankings for world’s most powerful passports. According to the Arton Capital Passport Index, Singapore and Germany have the world’s most powerful passport with visa-on-arrival entry to 165 nations. Unfortunately, since the past...

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Dubai Expo 2020: Pakistan confirms much-awaited registration

Dubai Expo 2020: Pakistan confirms much-awaited registration

The largest spectacle ever seen in the Arab world, the much-awaited Dubai Expo 2020 is all set to attract visitors and companies from across the globe. With preparations of the avant-garde event in full swing, a massive hunt for more than 30,000 volunteers is underway. The volunteers, hailing from various...

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Malala Yousafzai to be awarded with Leadership Award for promoting girls education by Harvard University

Malala Yousafzai to be awarded with Leadership Award for promoting girls education by Harvard University

LONDON: After a number of accolades and recognition for promoting girls education, Nobel Prize Winner, Malala Yousafzai, is set to be honoured by Harvard University for the same cause. Harvard’s Kennedy School says Yousafzai will be awarded the 2018 Gleitsman Award at a December 6th ceremony. Yousafzai became the youngest...

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Khashoggi’s fiancee hits out, “Trump must not let Riyadh cover up”

Khashoggi’s fiancee hits out, “Trump must not let Riyadh cover up”

LONDON: The fiancee of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi has hit out at US President Donald Trump’s response to his murder, saying he must not let Riyadh cover up the killing. “I am extremely disappointed by the stance of the leadership of many countries, particularly in the US,” Hatice Cengiz told...

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Couple selfie claims lives of 2 Indians in Yosemite

Couple selfie claims lives of 2 Indians in Yosemite

An Indian couple who fell to their deaths in California´s Yosemite National Park were apparently taking a selfie, according to a family member and media reports. Vishnu Viswanath, 29 and Meenakshi Moorthy, 30, died last week after falling from Taft Point — a popular overlook at the park that does...

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Do you know the prime indicators of heart diseases?

Do you know the prime indicators of heart diseases?

The heart, so integral to life, sits in its protective cage in the chest, going about its work without any external sign to the owner. Several health conditions, your lifestyle, and your age and family history can increase your risk for heart disease. These are called risk factors. About half of...

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PSL 4: Misbah-ul-Haq not to be a part of PSL in Feb’19

PSL 4: Misbah-ul-Haq not to be a part of PSL in Feb’19

LAHORE: Former Pakistan skipper Misbah-ul-Haq will not be part of the fourth edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL), sources close to the matter said. Misbah, who captained the two-time PSL champions Islamabad United, has been with the franchise for all its last three seasons. According to sources, talks are ongoing...

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Malala Yousufzai’s response to ‘Never Have I Ever’ video with friend woos fans across the globe

Malala Yousufzai’s response to ‘Never Have I Ever’ video with friend woos fans across the globe

Since Malala Yousafzai has joined the world of Twitter, her day to day activities have people gushing all over the world. Keeping her fans updated about her life, Malala recently played ‘Never Have I Ever’ on a friend’s YouTube channel. The answers have admirers thinking about the similarities that they...

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Traffic jam saves passenger from flying in the doomed Indonesian plane

Traffic jam saves passenger from flying in the doomed Indonesian plane

JAKARTA: An Indone­sian man described how Jakarta’s notorious traffic inadvertently saved his life after he arrived too late to catch the doomed Lion Air plane which plunged into the sea minutes after taking off on Monday. Sony Setiawan, an official in Indonesia’s finance ministry, was supposed to be on board the...

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