Pioneering lesbian romance as “Ek Ladki ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga” seeks societal change

Pioneering lesbian romance as “Ek Ladki ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga” seeks societal change

Bollywood film on lesbian love released on Friday is pushing boundaries in a country where most audiences find the subject too embarrassing to mention. Ek Ladki ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga (How I Felt on Seeing the Girl), a light and humour-laced production, centres on the relationship between a lonely...

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Aishwarya Turns Down Brad Pitt

Aishwarya Turns Down Brad Pitt

If there is one star from the Indian Film Industry who has managed to make a mark in Hollywood as well, it is Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. The global star has always managed to pick up projects in Bollywood and Hollywood that went on to do great business. Many of her Hollywood...

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General Motor Layoff: White-collar jobs cut likely to happen

General Motor Layoff: White-collar jobs cut likely to happen

WASHINGTON: General Motors Co on Monday said it was starting to hand pink slips to about 4,000 salaried workers in the latest round of a restructuring announced in late November that will ultimately shrink its white-collar workforce in North America by 15% out of 54,000. Two people briefed on the...

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Trick Cancer Cells to become Fat!

Trick Cancer Cells to become Fat!

Therapy, for the time being only tested in mice, has shown that it can change the properties of breast cancer tumor cells. One of the characteristics that make cancer highly fatal is that it can spread throughout the body, affecting not only the organ where it appears, but our entire...

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Facebook re-designed! What’s new?

Facebook re-designed! What’s new?

Facebook finally released the new Messenger design. There’s a lot of white space, fewer icons and buttons. It’s kind of confusing to use. Three tabs From left to right: Chats, People, Discover tabs. Facebook Less is more, or so Facebook says. Instead of a bunch of tabs along the bottom of...

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Why Jinnah still matters – With Jinnah at the helm, Pakistan is bound to prosper

Why Jinnah still matters – With Jinnah at the helm, Pakistan is bound to prosper

Muhammad Ali Jinnah was a man of his words. The qualities, he possessed, made him a true leader. He lead Muslims of the sub-continent and finally through his endless effort and great leadership, Muslims got an independent country. Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah took an oath as the first Governor General...

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Earthquake hits parts of Pakistan

Earthquake hits parts of Pakistan

ISLAMABAD:  A 5.6 magnitude earthquake hit different parts of the country on Tuesday. However, there were no reports of damages or injuries, media sources reported. As per details, tremors were felt in Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Lahore, Peshawar, Swat, Shangla, Mardan, Nowshera, Upper Dir, Malakand, Swabi, Buner, Abbottabad, Mansehra, Marri, Balakot, Battagram,...

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Man arrested for sexually assaulting minor in Korangi

Man arrested for sexually assaulting minor in Korangi

KARACHI: A 29-year old man was arrested for allegedly attempting to rape a six-year old girl in Korangi neighbourhood on Tuesday, media officials reported. The police said the accused identified as Farhan lured the minor girl into a nearby shop and tried to sexually abuse her. However, the local residents...

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Why do women live longer than men?

Why do women live longer than men?

Women live on average 4 years and six months longer than men. No matter where you are in the world, women live longer than men. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), in 2016 the average life expectancy at birth of the world population was 72 years. But when we...

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Rimsha Muder Case: PPP leader’s cook arrested

Rimsha Muder Case: PPP leader’s cook arrested

SUKKUR: Police on Tuesday arrested a cook of special assistant to chief minister Sindh, Nawab Wasan, over his alleged links with the key suspect in Rimsha murder case, media officials reported. Imtiaz Wasan, the cook, was in contact with Zulfikar Wasan, who is the key suspect in Rimsha murder case,...

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