Apple slashes 10% production during 2019’s first quarter

Apple slashes 10% production during 2019’s first quarter

Citing sources close to the matter, Nikkei Asian Review on Wednesday said Apple last month asked partner suppliers to manufacture fewer iPhones than originally planned for the three-month period ending in March. According to the publication, the recent supplier update marks Apple’s second request to draw down production in as many months. The revision...

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World’s Most Powerful Passports: Is Pakistan on the list?

World’s Most Powerful Passports: Is Pakistan on the list?

The best passport to hold in 2019 is … Japan. Again. That’s the view of the Henley Passport Index, which periodically measures the access that each country’s travel document affords. It’s the second time in a row that the Asian nation has come out on top in the index, which is...

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Retired cricketers of 2018

Retired cricketers of 2018

As 2019 dawns, we take a look at some prominent cricketers who eventually decided to quit their careers during 2018. AB de Villiers AB de Villiers’ unconventional shots earned him the nickname of Mr 360 Arguably the greatest name in modern-day cricket, South African batman AB de Villiers announced a surprise...

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Why we are offended (and how it is possible to do it less often)

Why we are offended (and how it is possible to do it less often)

When we are offended “the brain has to compute and decide the meaning of the words that come to us and put them into context”. How could you tell me that? What right do you have to act like that? Who does he think he is? Feeling offended is a common feeling,...

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Microsoft founder Bill Gates writes a letter to Pakistan’s PM Imran Khan

Microsoft founder Bill Gates writes a letter to Pakistan’s PM Imran Khan

ISLAMABAD: Microsoft founder Bill Gates has written a letter to Prime Minister Imran Khan and said the global tech giant could explore investment opportunities in Pakistan. The letter was presented to Pakistan premier during his meeting with President of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation’s Global Development Division Dr Christopher...

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How the “brain pacemaker” works that promises to stop the tremors and convulsions of Parkinson’s and epilepsy

How the “brain pacemaker” works that promises to stop the tremors and convulsions of Parkinson’s and epilepsy

In the world more than six million people suffer from Parkinson’s, whose most visible symptom is tremors. It is the second most frequent neuro-degenerative disease after Alzheimer’s. Another 50 million have epilepsy , which is characterized by seizures. It is, according to the World Health Organization, one of the most common neurological disorders. But...

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British-Pakistani plus-size model claims underweight modeling is unhealthy

British-Pakistani plus-size model claims underweight modeling is unhealthy

LONDON: British-Pakistani plus-size model Lady Mya Amarise has said that Pakistani women are amongst the most beautiful women in the world, but they need more exposure and recognition which is restricted due to cultural reasons. Mya has become a constant presence at plus-size modelling competitions in Britain, America and many...

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“Deepika is Gharelu and I love it”, says Ranveer

“Deepika is Gharelu and I love it”, says Ranveer

Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone got married recently and since then they have been giving us couple goals. In a recent interview, Ranveer Singh called his wife ‘Gharelu’, watch the video to know more. Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone got married recently and since then they have been giving us...

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Nawaz Sharif’s condition in Kot Lakhpat jail continues to deteriorate

Nawaz Sharif’s condition in Kot Lakhpat jail continues to deteriorate

LAHORE: The condition of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif worsened in Kot Lakhpat jail in Lahore on Tuesday, sources said. Nawaz, the leader of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), was found guilty in the Al Azizia Steel Mills reference filed against him by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) and sentenced to...

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Miley Cyrus confirms marriage to Liam Hemsworth

Miley Cyrus confirms marriage to Liam Hemsworth

US pop star Miley Cyrus has confirmed her marriage to Australian actor and long-standing partner Liam Hemsworth. She shared images from the ceremony, reported to have been held on Sunday, on social media. The couple met nearly a decade ago on the set of the film The Last Song. In...

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