TECNO: An example of resilience and elegance

TECNO: An example of resilience and elegance

In the fast-paced modern world, the concepts of innovation and technology are emerging and converging into others at a tremendous speed. The ever-growing demand of newness and synchronization of the gadget functionalities with the core needs of subscribers has become of prime importance. This is where TECNO mobile, a premium...

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Discouraging imports likely to encourage inefficiency amid domestic industries

Discouraging imports likely to encourage inefficiency amid domestic industries

Karachi: In October 2018, the government imposed regulatory duties on the import of 570 goods in order to discourage their import and generate a minimum of Rs20 billion to tackle the fiscal deficit. In order to generate fiscal revenue, there is a preference to raise customs duties by imposing an...

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Living with mental illness – Do you really care?

Living with mental illness – Do you really care?

I am not good enough. I am not worthy of love. I am not smart enough. I am not successful enough. I am not slim enough. I am not pretty enough. Living with a mental illness can be extremely isolating and lonely. The relationship is two-way: others may not reach...

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World Disability Day: Recognizing the strengths and struggles of the disabled community

World Disability Day: Recognizing the strengths and struggles of the disabled community

On December 3 each year we celebrate International Day of People with Disabilities. It was proclaimed in 1992. The United Nations proclaimed this as a recognized day for the celebration of the achievements of people living with disabilities across the world. It is also a day upon which we promote...

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Sports icon Mohammad Asif and family injured in Lahore’s road accident

Sports icon Mohammad Asif and family injured in Lahore’s road accident

LAHORE: Mohammad Asif, his wife and two children were injured in a road accident in Lahore in early hours of Monday, media sources reported. The mishap occurred in Phase-I of Defence area when the vehicle of Mohammad Asif narrowly escaped a collision with an oncoming speeding car and hit a...

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Engineers hack to straighten the ‘Leaning Tower of Pisa’

Engineers hack to straighten the ‘Leaning Tower of Pisa’

PISA: “It’s still straightening,” said engineer Roberto Cela, gazing at the Leaning Tower of Pisa gleaming in the autumn sunshine of northern Italy. “And many years will have to pass before it stops.” The gravitationally-challenged landmark is leaning less after years of ambitious engineering work. Fortunately for the millions of...

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Residents of Faisalabad torment, shave head of a kidnapper and hand him over to police

Residents of Faisalabad torment, shave head of a kidnapper and hand him over to police

FAISALABAD: Residents of Faisalabad on Sunday caught and subjected a man to torture who assayed to kidnap a minor girl from Gharibabad area, media sources reported. After beating the suspect, the residents of the area handed him over to police. They said the suspect was trying to abduct the five-year-old...

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Health benefits of ORS: Hydration with a winning edge

Health benefits of ORS: Hydration with a winning edge

Almost everyone is familiar with the term ORS and most of you have used it least once in their life. ORS is the abbreviated form of Oral Rehydration Solution and is prescribed for patients, who have lost excess water from their body due to dehydration or any other problem. ORS was...

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US airstrike kills senior Taliban leader ‘Abdul Manan’ in Afghanistan

US airstrike kills senior Taliban leader ‘Abdul Manan’ in Afghanistan

KABUL: A senior Taliban military commander has been killed in a US airstrike in Afghanistan, officials said on Sunday. Abdul Manan, who was the Taliban’s ‘shadow governor’ in the southern Helmand province, died of wounds sustained during an airstrike late on Saturday said Omar Zwak, a spokesman for the official...

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Troll Alert: Priyanka Nick tie the knot in a royal Indian palace followed by grand fireworks, netizens point out PC’s hypocrisy

Troll Alert: Priyanka Nick tie the knot in a royal Indian palace followed by grand fireworks, netizens point out PC’s hypocrisy

NEW DELHI: “Quantico” actor and Bollywood star Priyanka Chopra married U.S singer Nick Jonas on Saturday in a Christian ceremony attended by close family and friends at one of India’s most opulent royal Jodhpur’s Umaid Bhawan palace, followed by a grand fireworks display, for which the couple was tremendously trolled on...

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