An anti-terrorism court found 2 men guilty in the Sindh Secretariat attack, 21 years of imprisonment confirmed

An anti-terrorism court found 2 men guilty in the Sindh Secretariat attack, 21 years of imprisonment confirmed

KARACHI: An anti-terrorism court on Tuesday found two men guilty of involvement in the Sindh Secretariat attack. As the hearing went under way today, the Rangers prosecutor apprised the court that the two primary accused — Nasir Khajji and Faheem Mirchi — had admitted to being trained in Indian city...

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Health Drive: ‘Mother and Child Health and Nutrition Week’ rolls out

Health Drive: ‘Mother and Child Health and Nutrition Week’ rolls out

LAHORE: A Punjab wide nutrition awareness drive ‘Mother and Child Health and Nutrition Week’ formally kicked off from Lahore on Monday, media reported. Punjab Health Minister Dr. Yasmin Rashid inaugurated the drive at a slum in the subarban area of provincial capital and fed dose of vitamins to a number...

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London gallery flaunts a new portrait of Nobel Laureate Malala Yousufzai

London gallery flaunts a new portrait of Nobel Laureate Malala Yousufzai

LONDON: Nobel Prize Laureate Malala Yousafzai’s portrait has been unveiled at the National Portrait Gallery in London. Malala’s father, Ziauddin Yousafzai, took to Twitter to announce the news. Education activist Malala Yousufzai says she hopes the new photograph of her in the National Portrait Gallery reminds visitors of other girls “fighting...

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What is more environmental friendly: Match-sticks or lighters?

What is more environmental friendly: Match-sticks or lighters?

We’ve all been there. You need to light a candle, a cigarette, or you’re camping and you want to start a fire. So, you ask someone for a light and they hand you this: A lighter. A match stick is no less. You thank them and try to light your object...

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Fixing fitness dilemmas: Burning calories by walking or swimming?

Fixing fitness dilemmas: Burning calories by walking or swimming?

You know that exercise is an important part of weight loss and general health. If you’re trying to choose between swimming and walking, however, the decision can get confusing. Not all walking is the same, nor is all swimming, and although the number of calories you burn is important, you...

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Inflation dips from 5.8% to 5.1% in September

Inflation dips from 5.8% to 5.1% in September

Inflation measured by Consumer Price Index (CPI) was recorded at 5.8% during first two months (July and August) of the ongoing fiscal year. However, the inflation slightly declined to 5.12% in third month (September) of the current fiscal year due to reduction in petroleum products prices, according to latest data...

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Twitter Account launched to combat fake news and expose false reports

Twitter Account launched to combat fake news and expose false reports

ISLAMABAD: The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has launched a Twitter account @FakeNews_Buster for exposing fake news and disinformation. The first tweet of the account states: “The objective of social media is information, education and knowledge sharing. It should be based on truth and should not spread #FakeNews and disinformation, to achieve...

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Heart-throbbing experience: Teenager slips during swing-ride from Ferris wheel cabin, seen dangling 130ft above the ground

Heart-throbbing experience: Teenager slips during swing-ride from Ferris wheel cabin, seen dangling 130ft above the ground

BEIJING: A teenager in China had a dreadful experience during a swing ride when he almost fell from the Ferris wheel and the heart-throbbing moment was recorded by an onlooker in his cellphone. The incident occurred at an amusement park in east China, according to a Daily Mail report. The boy, who...

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Priyanka-Nick to tie the knot soon, BIG DAY around the corner

Priyanka-Nick to tie the knot soon, BIG DAY around the corner

While Priyanka-Nick fans are still trying to absorb the sudden engagement news about the couple, the duo is already  looking forward to tie the knot. If rumors are to be believed, then the ‘big day’ of the two stars is coming soon. “The wedding is coming soon and they really...

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Raj Kapoor’s wife Krishna Raj Kapoor expires after suffering a cardiac arrest, Bollywood celebs mourn

Raj Kapoor’s wife Krishna Raj Kapoor expires after suffering a cardiac arrest, Bollywood celebs mourn

Krishna Raj Kapoor, the wife of legendary Bollywood actor Raj Kapoor, passed away on Monday after suffering a cardiac arrest. She was 87. She is survived by five children — sons Randhir, Rishi and Rajeev and daughters Ritu and Riima. Born Krishna Malhotra, she married Raj Kapoor in 1946. Her...

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