Yousaf Raza Gillani’s name placed on the ECL

Yousaf Raza Gillani’s name placed on the ECL

LAHORE: Former prime minister Yousaf Raza Gillani was barred from flying abroad at Lahore airport on Wednesday night, media sources reported. Sources said that the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) stopped the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Yousaf Raza Gillani from leaving the country. Yousaf Raza Gillani along with Faisal Karim...

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Common patients suffer due to Nawaz’s ‘VIP protocol’ at the hospital

Common patients suffer due to Nawaz’s ‘VIP protocol’ at the hospital

LAHORE: Patients and their attendants at the Services Hospital Lahore have been facing acute problems and are going through much agony since the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) supremo Nawaz Sharif was admitted there, media reported on Tuesday. The patients told media that three out of four gates of the hospital...

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‘Depressed’ BBA graduate drowns her child in Karachi’s Do Darya

‘Depressed’ BBA graduate drowns her child in Karachi’s Do Darya

KARACHI : The body of a minor girl, who was thrown into the sea by her mother, was retrieved by rescue teams a day after the incident on Monday. The mother, meanwhile, was taken into custody by the police, who have registered a murder case against her. The incident occurred at...

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PCB names Sarfaraz Ahmed as Pakistan’s captain for World Cup 2019

PCB names Sarfaraz Ahmed as Pakistan’s captain for World Cup 2019

Sarfaraz Ahmed has finally got the green chit as the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Tuesday named him as the captain of Pakitan for the upcoming World Cup 2019 penciled in from May 30 to July 14. PCB hold a joint press conference of PCB’s chairman Ehsan Mani and Sarfaraz...

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Govt stands with Khalil’s family, says spokesperson Punjab chief minister

Govt stands with Khalil’s family, says spokesperson Punjab chief minister

Spokesperson for Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Gill said on Monday that the provincial government stands shoulder to shoulder with the family of deceased killed by the Counter Terrorism Department in a shootout at Sahiwal. “We will do whatever is possible to get justice,” said the spokesperson. Gill said the Punjab...

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UK schools have a new subject: Mindfulness

UK schools have a new subject: Mindfulness

Students in England already learn about mathematics, science and history, but hundreds of schools are preparing to expand the traditional curriculum with a new subject: mindfulness. In up to 370 English schools, students will start to practice mindfulness as part of a study to improve youth mental health, the British...

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Myths of breakfast: why take “the most important meal of the day” may not be a good idea you want to lose weight

Myths of breakfast: why take “the most important meal of the day” may not be a good idea you want to lose weight

The general recommendation to lose kilos is that we should not skip any food, but does it work? To lose weight, the general advice is that, among other things, you have to consume fewer calories. And there are few who insist that they should never skip meals. That is at least...

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Trump says talks with Taliban ‘constructive’

Trump says talks with Taliban ‘constructive’

US President Donald Trump said Tuesday that talks with Afghanistan’s Taliban were making headway as he voiced cautious hope for a negotiated end to America´s longest war. “My administration is holding constructive talks with a number of Afghan groups, including the Taliban,” Trump said in his annual State of the...

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FBR: Taxpayers increase by 0.1mn this year

FBR: Taxpayers increase by 0.1mn this year

ISLAMABAD: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has said that a number of taxpayers in the country increased by 0.1 million this year as compared to last fiscal year. In a press statement, FBR authorities informed that as many as 1.179 million tax returns submitted to the tax collecting body...

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What would happen in the world if we were all vegetarians?

What would happen in the world if we were all vegetarians?

Food production accounts for 30% of the world’s carbon emissions There are many reasons that can lead a person to become vegetarian. There are those who stop eating meat to avoid the suffering of animals, and others can follow this path because they think that they will lead a healthier...

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