Toasty tips to stay warm in winters

Toasty tips to stay warm in winters

Using these tips, you can stay warm no matter how frightful the weather outside gets. 1. WARM YOURSELF FIRST. It’s easier to change your body temperature than room temperature, not to mention more eco-friendly. Instead of turning up the heat, put on another layer of clothing. 2. WEAR A HAT....

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Kamila Shamsie, Mohsin Hamid compete for DSC Prize for South Asian Literature

Kamila Shamsie, Mohsin Hamid compete for DSC Prize for South Asian Literature

Pakistani authors Kamila Shamsie and Mohsin Hamid have been shortlisted for the DSC Prize for South Asian Literature 2018. Shamsie’s Home Fire and Hamid’s Exit West will compete with four other authors’ works for the coveted $25,000 prize which honours South Asian fiction writing. According to the DSC, this year’s nominees “poignantly bring alive a wide...

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Indians brace the arrival of cyclone, put navy on high alert

Indians brace the arrival of cyclone, put navy on high alert

NEW DELHI: Tens of thousands of rescue personnel were on standby and many more people were evacuated in southern India on Thursday as authorities braced for the arrival of Cyclone Gaja. Schools were shut and fishing barred on the coastline of Tamil Nadu state in anticipation of the storm packing...

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What’s the Difference Between a Psychopath and a Sociopath?

What’s the Difference Between a Psychopath and a Sociopath?

When someone wrongs you out of the blue or does something really hurtful, you might shake your head and silently comment to yourself, “what a psychopath” or “she’s a total sociopath.” Most of us use both labels interchangeably to refer to a person who behaves in a way that’s creepy...

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This Is Exactly How Many Hours of Sleep You Need to Burn Fat Fast

This Is Exactly How Many Hours of Sleep You Need to Burn Fat Fast

Quick—what’s the best way to lose weight? If you said diet and exercise, you’re on the right track. But as it turns out, there’s a super effective method for burning fat, and you’re already doing it every day. In fact, the key to burning fat is so easy that you could do it in...

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Pakistan to face New Zealand at Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi today

Pakistan to face New Zealand at Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi today

ABU DHABI: Pakistan struck early to remove both New Zealand openers, after the tourists won the toss and chose to bat in the first of three Test matches at Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi on Friday. Pacer Mohammad Abbas had Jeet Raval out cheaply for 7, and spinner Yasir Shah...

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Food Adulteration afflicting youth of Pakistan

Food Adulteration afflicting youth of Pakistan

Sale of substandard and unsafe food at public places is causing health hazards to the citizens in the city. In the absence of any check and balance over the sale of unsafe food items the situation is going from bad to worse. The Pakistan Medical Association (PMA) has been insisting...

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SRK: “Suhana is the most beautiful girl in the world, and nobody can tell me otherwise.”

SRK: “Suhana is the most beautiful girl in the world, and nobody can tell me otherwise.”

A father-daughter relationship is one of the most precious ones in the world. And like any other, even Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan believes the same. The actor has three children with Gauri Khan, two sons Aryan and AbRam and a daughter Suhana. He recently attended the Kolkota Film Festival...

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Gold plays steady

Gold plays steady

LONDON: Gold held steady on Thursday as opposition within Britain’s Conservative Party to a draft EU exit deal hit sterling and lifted the dollar, making bullion less attractive for holders of other currencies. Spot gold, which rose 1 per cent in the previous session, was little changed at $1,211.19 per...

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Japan’s cyber-security minister bewildered with the concept of a USB, reveals he ‘never used computer’

Japan’s cyber-security minister bewildered with the concept of a USB, reveals he ‘never used computer’

TOKYO: A Japanese minister in charge of cyber security has provoked astonishment by admitting he has never used a computer in his professional life, and appearing confused by the concept of a USB drive. Yoshitaka Sakurada, 68, is the deputy chief of the government’s cyber security strategy office and also...

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