Karachi court indicts Axact CEO, others in money laundering case

Karachi court indicts Axact CEO, others in money laundering case

KARACHI: An additional district and sessions court on Wednesday indicted Axact chief executive Shoaib Shaikh and others in a multi-million money laundering case. District and Sessions judge (South), during a hearing of the case earlier today, announced the indictment. Along with Shaikh, the other suspects include Mohammad Junaid and Younis....

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Shahbaz Sharif being trolled and roasted on social media for all the right reasons!

Shahbaz Sharif being trolled and roasted on social media for all the right reasons!

In Lahore, former Punjab chief minister Shehbaz Sharif’s motorcade would bring the streets to a standstill. In London, the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) president dodges traffic to cross a road. A video shared on social media captures Shehbaz as he attempts to cross a road in the British capital and has...

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H&M updates women’s size structure across stores

H&M updates women’s size structure across stores

If you’ve ever bought a pair of jeans at H&M (or a shirt or a bra or, well, anything for that matter), you probably know that their women’s sizing makes no sense. Their dressing room has historically been nothing short of a battlefield, simply because it’s always been impossible to...

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Menstrual rewards; you are blessed for all the right reasons!

Menstrual rewards; you are blessed for all the right reasons!

Yes, surprisingly your period has benefits. All those sleepless nights because of terrible menstrual cramps and migraines have finally paid off – your period has essential benefits that can be good for your health. Menstruation should be considered a wonderful thing in a woman’s life. While some women have the option to...

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Oil Ministers of the OPEC cartel gather to discuss production increase

Oil Ministers of the OPEC cartel gather to discuss production increase

VIENNA: The oil ministers of the Opec cartel were gathering on Tuesday to discuss whether to increase production of crude and help limit a rise in global energy prices. The officials were arriving in Vienna ahead of the official meeting Friday, when they will also discuss with Russia, a non-Opec...

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Listen to Melodious New Track of Momina Mustehsan in collaboration with an Indian Singer

Listen to Melodious New Track of Momina Mustehsan in collaboration with an Indian Singer

Momina Mustehsan, who rose to fame following her Coke Studio hit Afreen Afreen, has teamed up with Indian singer-composer-actor Arjun Kanungo for her latest track Aaya Na Tu. The mid-tempo ballad perfectly sums up the emotion of being left behind in love. Composed by Arjun and written by Kunaal Vermaa, the song...

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Voices from refugees: Refugee tales in war’s wake

Voices from refugees: Refugee tales in war’s wake

Background: For years, many countries and regions have been holding their own events similar to World Refugee Day. One of the most widespread events is Refugee Day, which is celebrated on June 20 in many countries that adopted a resolution to express its solidarity with refugees worldwide, on December 4,...

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Unpaid salaries: Top court orders BOL TV to deposit Rs100 million by Wednesday

Unpaid salaries: Top court orders BOL TV to deposit Rs100 million by Wednesday

KARACHI: Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar on Tuesday ordered BOL TV owners to deposit Rs100 million to pay the dues of its former and present employees. Justice Nisar was hearing the case in Supreme Court’s Karachi registry. The court also summoned Shoaib Sheikh with the affidavit. The hearing...

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Dr Aafia Siddiqui subjected to physical, sexual abuse in US detention: confidential report

Dr Aafia Siddiqui subjected to physical, sexual abuse in US detention: confidential report

ISLAMABAD: A confidential report by the Pakistani consul general in Houston, USA, regarding her visit to Federal Medical Center (FMC) Carswell in Texasto to Dr Aafia Siddiqui says that she has been subjected to physical and sexual abuse during her ongoing detention. It recommends that diplomatic authorities take up the case...

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Nawaz duo granted a 4-day exemption from the hearing of corruption cases

Nawaz duo granted a 4-day exemption from the hearing of corruption cases

ISLAMABAD: An accountability court on Tuesday granted four-day exemption to former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam Nawaz from attending the hearing of corruption cases filed against them by the anti-graft watchdog. Sharif along with his daughter is in London due to the critical condition of his wife Kulsoom...

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