World

FM Qureshi opens exhibition to mark Kashmir solidarity day in London

LONDON: Foreign Minister of Pakistan, Shah Makhdoom Qureshi, has inaugurated an Exhibition on Kashmir marking the observance of Kashmir Solidarity Day in London. British Member Parliament Imran Hussain, and Chairperson of World Congress of Overseas Pakistanis (WCOP), Mr. Naheed Randhawa, … read more

Pakistan

LNG scandal: NAB summons Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Feb 8

ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau’s (NAB) office in Rawalpindi has summoned former premier Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on February 8 in Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) scandal. The apex court on September 10, 2018 directed the NAB to complete the inquiry against former … read more

Top Stories

IUCN Pakistan celebrates the World Wetlands Day

Nazir Siyal KARACHI: IUCN Pakistan celebrated the World Wetlands Day with the coastal communities along the Karachi coasta in the adjoining areas of the Port Qasim. The theme for the year 2019 is Wetlands and Climate Change. Teachers and students of the … read more

Diplomatic

Pakistan, Belarus ties on positive trajectory: FO

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and Belarus celebrated the 25th anniversary of establishment of diplomatic relations on 3 February 2019. The leadership of the two countries exchanged congratulatory messages on this auspicious occasion. According to Foreign Office spokesman, the two countries have developed a strong … read more

Business

International Maritime Expo to help tapping unexplored maritime resources to secure future growth

KARACHI: Emphasizing the development of shipping and fishing industry, former Commander Pakistan Fleet Rear Admiral Retd. Arifullah Hussaini said that in order to increase exports and promote tourism, the unexplored avenues need to be tapped, adding Pakistan’s coast and waters … read more

Sports

Daraz and Peshawar Zalmi announce exclusive partnership

ISLAMABAD: The leading e-commerce platform in Pakistan, Daraz has announced their partnership with Peshawar Zalmi, on Wednesday. Daraz will serve as the Zalmi’s official e-commerce partner for the Pakistan Super League. The MoU, which was signed in Lahore by representatives … read more

Sci & Tech

Nasa missions to Mars difficult for human survival

While several Nasa missions have involved mixed crews, a secret report by the space agency suggests that missions to Mars could be all-female. Speaking at a conference today, British astronaut, Helen Sharman, claimed that Nasa has filed a report that … read more

Health

A diet rich in fiber and vegetables can relieve depression

A healthful diet can “significantly reduce” symptoms of depression. That’s the definitive conclusion from a meta-analysis of existing randomized, clinical trials. Researchers have long suspected that a poor diet can lead to poor mental health. Although the underpinnings of mental … read more

Travel & Tourism

Two Pakistani experts get French literary award

ISLAMABAD: The French government has conferred medal of Order of Arts and Letters on  Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ashraf Khan Former Director Taxila Institute of Asian Civilizations, Quaid-i-Azam University And Dr. Fazal Dad Kakar Former Director General Department of Archaeology and”. … read more