Arif Alvi expresses grievances over Begum Kulsoom Nawaz’s demise

Arif Alvi expresses grievances over Begum Kulsoom Nawaz’s demise

ISLAMABAD: President Arif Alvi on Monday called PML-N Shehbaz Sharif to express grievances over  his sister-in-law, Begum Kulsoom Nawaz’s demise. President Alvi prayed for elevation of the deceased in the hereafter. Her funeral prayers were offered in London on Thursday following which her body was flown to Lahore. Earlier today,...

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The trail of trash and belching facet of ‘The City of Lights’ – Understanding the politics of garbage

The trail of trash and belching facet of ‘The City of Lights’ – Understanding the politics of garbage

The sprawling city of Karachi, with a core population of 13 million and another 4 million living around it, is Pakistan’s most populated city, and the twentieth most populated urban centre in the world. It has always struggled to keep its streets clean. No reliable data exists on the exact amount of garbage generated,...

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Healthy Options: Top 10 Reasons Why You Should Eat Organic – From farm to fridge

Healthy Options: Top 10 Reasons Why You Should Eat Organic – From farm to fridge

There’s a lot of confusion and debate about what non-GMO and organic labels really mean. The labels are very different! It’s crucial to understand the difference if you want to pick out the healthiest and safest food for you and your family. Regardless of diet, organic foods are a smart...

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Time Magazine being sold to tech entrepreneur-billionaire Marc. Benioff for $190mn

Time Magazine being sold to tech entrepreneur-billionaire Marc. Benioff for $190mn

NEW YORK: A tech billionaire is set to buy America’s known publication, the Time magazine. The move comes after the magazine was bought only eight months before by a US media group Meredith Corporation. Time Magazine is being sold by Meredith Corp. to Marc Benioff, one of four co-founders of...

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US weather reporter mocked for ‘Oscar-worthy’ broadcast as he exaggerates the force of Hurricane during coverage in NY

US weather reporter mocked for ‘Oscar-worthy’ broadcast as he exaggerates the force of Hurricane during coverage in NY

NEW YORK: A video of a US weather reporter, Seidel, has become viral on social media for all the right reasons. The reporter was apparently exaggerating the force of Hurricane Florence, while the same live coverage showed it was not actually the case. In a hilarious viral video, Weather Channel...

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Nawaz trio parole ends at 4 PM today (Monday)

Nawaz trio parole ends at 4 PM today (Monday)

LAHORE: The five-day parole granted to the Nawaz trio ends today (Monday) at 4pm. Sharif along with his daughter Maryam and and son-in-law Capt (retd) Safdar was released on the parole on Sept 12 to attend the funeral of his wife Begum Kusloom Nawaz who expired in London last week...

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102 PM House luxury cars to be auctioned today, cars to be sold at the highest bid

102 PM House luxury cars to be auctioned today, cars to be sold at the highest bid

ISLAMABAD: The federal government will auction 102 vehicles, including bulletproof cars, today (Monday) as per Prime Minister Imran Khan’s execution of austerity drive. The cars that are to be auctioned include four recent models of Mercedes Benz, eight bulletproof BMWs, three 5000cc SUVs and two 3000cc SUVs of 2016 model....

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Ghani from PPP expresses his reservations over PM Imran Khan’s barefaced violation of the 18th Amendment of the Constitution of Pakistan

Ghani from PPP expresses his reservations over PM Imran Khan’s barefaced violation of the 18th Amendment of the Constitution of Pakistan

KARACHI: On Sunday Sindh Minister for Local Government said Prime Minister Imran Khan’s statement about giving master plan to Karachi was a barefaced violation of the 18th Amendment of the Constitution of Pakistan, media reported. In firm response to Khan speech at the Sindh Governor House, the provincial minister said...

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Machines will do more tasks than humans by 2025: WEF

Machines will do more tasks than humans by 2025: WEF

Robots will handle 52 per cent of current work tasks by 2025, almost twice as many as now, a World Economic Forum (WEF) study said Monday. The sharp increase could also see a net gain in “new roles” for humans, who will have to revamp skills to keep pace with...

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Why Gandhi was against practicing sex to get pleasure

Why Gandhi was against practicing sex to get pleasure

In December of 1935, a prominent activist for birth control and sex educator from the United States visited the independence leader of India, Mahatma Gandhi, with whom she had a captivating conversation. It was Margaret Sanger, who was touring 18 Indian cities to talk with doctors and activists about birth...

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