Nephew of anti-drugs minister Sheheryar Afridi; Talal, arrested as police recovers drugs from him

Nephew of anti-drugs minister Sheheryar Afridi; Talal, arrested as police recovers drugs from him

ISLAMABAD: In what appears to be an ironic development, the nephew of State Minister for Interior Shehryar Afridi, who is an active anti-drug campaigner, was arrested for possession of narcotics. It was reported in local media that an FIR was lodged against Talal Nadir Afridi on December 11, 2018, at the Jand Attock...

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Money laundering case: Faryal, Zardari’s interim bail extended till 23rd January

Money laundering case: Faryal, Zardari’s interim bail extended till 23rd January

KARACHI: A banking court on Monday extended the interim pre-arrest bail of former president Asif Ali Zardari and his sister Faryal Talpur till January 23 in an ongoing money laundering case. Zardari’s lawyer Abu Bakar Zardari appeared instead of their counsel Farooq H. Naek. The banking court said it couldn’t...

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President Dr.Alvi urges Pakistanis to join the search for donors of rare blood type for a minor suffering from Cancer

President Dr.Alvi urges Pakistanis to join the search for donors of rare blood type for a minor suffering from Cancer

President Dr. Arif Alvi on Sunday night urged Pakistanis and blood banks to “join this search” for donors of a rare blood type for a Pakistani-origin toddler suffering from cancer. President Dr. Alvi took it to Twitter in no time: https://twitter.com/ArifAlvi/status/1081997770498674690 “An international search is on to find donors. Only...

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4 unusual workouts to be fit in 2019

4 unusual workouts to be fit in 2019

After a few sessions people will be able to make movements in the air that they did not think they could do. “I think I’m going to skip the gym today” is a phrase that is often heard throughout the year, especially when the mind goes to war with the...

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How to reduce the consumption of sugar in the diet of children?

How to reduce the consumption of sugar in the diet of children?

It is recommended that children between 4 and 6 years do not exceed 19 grams of sugars per day. The WHO suggests that the consumption of sugar in children should not exceed 10% of the total caloric intake of the day in a diet of 1,750 calories. And it is...

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Veteran actor Moammar Rana joins PPP, considers Bilawal Bhutto the only ray of hope

Veteran actor Moammar Rana joins PPP, considers Bilawal Bhutto the only ray of hope

LAHORE: Veteran film and television actor Moammar Rana on Sunday joined the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP). He announced his decision during a meeting with chairman PPP Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Sunday. The PPP leader was quoted as saying on the occasion that the space for recreation was being gradually restricted...

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14 coal miners recovered from Darra Adam Khel

14 coal miners recovered from Darra Adam Khel

PESHAWAR: Reportedly, 14 colliers were kidnapped by unidentified assailants over a dispute between mine owners and a local jirga in Darra Adam Khel on Sunday. The mine workers were abducted from the Bazar area who had been employed at a coal mine owned by Abidur Rehman. Sources say the incident took place...

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“I’m sure they’ll kill me”: the 18-year-old Saudi girl held at the Bangkok airport who flees from her family

“I’m sure they’ll kill me”: the 18-year-old Saudi girl held at the Bangkok airport who flees from her family

An 18-year-old Saudi woman says she is “trapped” at the Bangkok International Airport, Thailand, after trying to escape from her family. Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun says he was traveling with his family in Kuwait and that he took a flight on his own two days ago. His goal was to reach Australia...

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5 ways in which stress affects your body

5 ways in which stress affects your body

When a person is under pressure, they are usually more irascible. Everyone suffers stress at some point in their life. The death of a loved one, a change of work and even any daily responsibility can trigger a period of stress. And although many scientific studies endorse short-term stress as a...

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Trump: ‘May declare a national emergency’ to build wall

Trump: ‘May declare a national emergency’ to build wall

President Donald Trump said Sunday that he might declare a national emergency imminently to secure money for his border wall. “I may declare a national emergency dependent on what’s going to happen over the next few days,” Trump told reporters as he left the White House for Camp David. A...

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