Whispering is apparently more rude than loud mouths – Here’s why?

Whispering is apparently more rude than loud mouths – Here’s why?

Whether at a ball game or in a board room, whispering in front of others is almost always inappropriate and generally makes others feel uncomfortable. There are times, however, when whispering is necessary in the workplace, such as if you quickly need to tell a coworker two buttons just popped...

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Finch to captain Australia against Pakistan T20s in Dubai

Finch to captain Australia against Pakistan T20s in Dubai

Top order batsman Aaron Finch has been confirmed as Australia’s captain for the three-match Twenty20 series against Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates later this month. Finch, who captained Australia in the recent T20s in Zimbabwe, was among five debutants selected for the two-Test series before the short series. “Aaron...

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NEPRA: K-Electric is not investing to improve its transmission and distribution network as occurrences of tripping are frequent

NEPRA: K-Electric is not investing to improve its transmission and distribution network as occurrences of tripping are frequent

ISLAMABAD: The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) on Friday took serious notice of a recent power outage in Karachi. According to a press release issued by NEPRA, K-Electric is not investing to improve its transmission and distribution network as occurrences of tripping are frequent. Raising serious concern on the...

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NAB takes PML-N President Shehbaz Sharif into custody in ‘Saaf Pani’ scam

NAB takes PML-N President Shehbaz Sharif into custody in ‘Saaf Pani’ scam

LAHORE: The PML-N president Shehbaz Sharif was served summons recently and he appeared today, on Friday, to record his statement where he was taken into custody by the NAB officials. The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) detained Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President and leader of the opposition in the National Assembly...

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World Teachers’ Day – Teachers; the architects of young minds

World Teachers’ Day – Teachers; the architects of young minds

Teachers’ Day (today) is a special day for the appreciation of teachers, and may include celebrations to honor them for their special contributions in a particular field area, or the community in general. The day is celebrated every year on October 5 to pay tribute and highlight the importance of teachers in...

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FIA arrests a girl for cyber-bullying

FIA arrests a girl for cyber-bullying

PESHAWAR: A woman was arrested Thursday night here in the city for sharing the pictures and other information of another girl through a fake social media account, authorities said. Acting upon the request of another girl, the cyber-crime unit of the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) arrested the girl suspected of...

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PayPal operations to ‘facilitate’ overseas donations to dam fund

PayPal operations to ‘facilitate’ overseas donations to dam fund

PayPal is an American company and it has not been authorized to operate in Pakistan. In order to “facilitate” donations from overseas Pakistani’s to the Supreme Court of Pakistan-Prime Minister Diamer Bhasha-Mohmand Dams fund, The SBP, however, allowed special permission to PayPal transfers for ‘Prime Minister and Chief Justice of...

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Benefits of flaxseeds, the new wonder food!

Benefits of flaxseeds, the new wonder food!

Is flaxseed the new wonder food? Preliminary studies show that it may help fight heart disease, diabetes and breast cancer. preliminary research to back up what Charlemagne suspected. Flaxseed is found in all kinds of today’s foods from crackers to frozen waffles to oatmeal. One tablespoon of ground flaxseeds contains...

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4 practices to conserve water

4 practices to conserve water

With more and more areas struggling with droughts, conserving water is more important than ever. Even if you’re not living in a drought-stricken region, cutting back on water use also means a lower utility bill and helps conserve a precious resource. Whether you’re ready to cut back on your showers...

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Tanushree Dutta receives legal notice from her foe; “This is the price you pay for speaking out against harassment, humiliation and injustice in India”

Tanushree Dutta receives legal notice from her foe; “This is the price you pay for speaking out against harassment, humiliation and injustice in India”

Indian actress Tanushree Dutta who alleged she was sexually harassed on two film sets said Thursday that she had received legal notices and threats of violence over her claims. Former Miss Universe contestant Tanushree Dutta said she was sexually harassed by multi-award-winning Bollywood star Nana Patekar during the filming of...

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