NADRA revises fee structure ahead of elections; swell in prices for the electoral tussle, SC directs for rationalized rates

NADRA revises fee structure ahead of elections; swell in prices for the electoral tussle, SC directs for rationalized rates

ISLAMABAD: On Wednesday, The National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) said that the subsidy on providing computerized national identity cards (CNICs) to local applicants had now been partially withdrawn. NADRA said in a statement that it did not yield profit on the issuance of ID cards. The fee for national...

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Human Rights prone to progression as SC establishes branches at Karachi and Lahore

Human Rights prone to progression as SC establishes branches at Karachi and Lahore

ISLAMABAD: The Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP), Justice Mian Saqib Nisar, has successfully established two branches of human rights cells at Karachi and Lahore to ensure better access to justice for the deprived, needy and vulnerable segments of society. Earlier there was only one office of the human rights cell...

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Inauguration of Islamabad’s new airport scheduled for 1st May

Inauguration of Islamabad’s new airport scheduled for 1st May

RAWALPINDI: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi will inaugurate Islamabad’s new airport on 1st May, however, according to official sources the facility will become operational on May 3. They said that Mr. Abbasi would inaugurate the airport later this week during morning hours, but flight operations are likely to begin on...

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The anti-nationalist speech of the French president, Emmanuel Macron, before the United States Congress

The anti-nationalist speech of the French president, Emmanuel Macron, before the United States Congress

After days of tuning between Emmanuel Macron and Donald Trump, came the speech of the French president before the United States Congress. And their differences seem clear. Despite the personal closeness with Trump that he has shown in his state visit to Washington, Macron harshly charged against nationalism and isolationism , and his...

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3 ways in which food technology is transforming what we eat

3 ways in which food technology is transforming what we eat

The meat industry is one of the largest contributors in the world to carbon dioxide emissions, deforestation and massive consumption of water. But more and more companies offer tasty and ecological alternatives. Impossible Foods, in Silicon Valley, USA, is one of them. The startup founded by Patrick Brown in 2011 was one of...

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