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Pakistani-origin ‘hero’ policeman becomes viral sensation

Pakistani-origin ‘hero’ policeman becomes viral sensation

Pakistani-origin ‘hero’ policeman becomes viral sensation By News Desk The 20 year old joined the police force just under a year ago, and is the only Pakistani origin officer in the district. PHOTO: IFZAL ZAFFAR via Facebook A Hong Kong policeman of Pakistani descent has become an overnight hero after he talked a man out […]

Politics, race dominate New York’s Whitney Museum art exhibit

Politics, race dominate New York’s Whitney Museum art exhibit

Politics, race dominate New York’s Whitney Museum art exhibit By Agency SCREENGRAB NEW YORK: US racial tensions, economic inequities and political divisiveness are the dominate themes for art showcased at this year’s Whitney Museum biennial exhibit in New York, the longest-running survey of American art. The exhibit, which runs March 17-June 11, includes films, paintings, photographs […]

Shocking! Vidya Balan manhandled at Kolkata Airport

Shocking! Vidya Balan manhandled at Kolkata Airport

Shocking! Vidya Balan manhandled at Kolkata Airport By Entertainment Desk PHOTO: FILE Bollywood actor Vidya Balan recently revealed an unpleasant incident she faced at Kolkata Airport when she was manhandled by a fan. Vidya was out promoting her upcoming movie Behum Jaan and was with producer Mahesh Bhatt and director Srijit Mukherjee. The trio were walking in […]

23 ‘best countries’ to live in if you’re a woman

23 ‘best countries’ to live in if you’re a woman

  23 ‘best countries’ to live in if you’re a woman By Food & Travel Desk Sweden is the best country to live in if you’re a woman, according to a new ranking from US News and World Report. The organisation conducted a survey on more than 9,000 women as part of its wider ‘2017 Best […]

Freedom of belief

Freedom of belief

Freedom of belief The writer is a freelance contributor. THE Quran, the foundation of Islam, envisions a society in which all people could freely express and practise their respective faiths and where believers in Islam and non-believers live together. The Quran does not preach coercion or eliminating non-believers. The Quran gives the right of choice […]

Woman with Down´s Syndrome to present weather on French TV

Woman with Down´s Syndrome to present weather on French TV

Woman with Down´s Syndrome to present weather on French TV AAFP March 08, 2017 HEALTH Mélanie Ségard. Photo courtesy Unapei PARIS: A Frenchwoman with Down´s Syndrome will realise her “dream” by presenting the prime time weather bulletin on French television next week, an advocacy group for the disabled said on Wednesday. Melanie Segard, 21, will […]

PAKISTAN Veteran actor Farooq Zameer passes away

PAKISTAN Veteran actor Farooq Zameer passes away

LAHORE: Veteran TV actor Farooq Zameer passed away on Thursday after a protracted illness,  The famous TV actor had been suffering from illness for six months. His funeral prayer will be held in Lahore. Farooq Zameer has performed pivotal roles in scores of dramas including ‘Rani’, ’93 Shumali’ and ‘Gadarya’. He has also acted in a […]

Bomb explodes on Lahore’s Mall Road during protest, At least 72 killed in suicide blast as terror revisits Lahore

Bomb explodes on Lahore’s Mall Road during protest, At least 72 killed in suicide blast as terror revisits Lahore

A bomb has exploded outside the Punjab Assembly in Lahore during a large protest in the area, News reported on Monday.The explosion took place on Mall Road, with reports of multiple injuries, added News agency. The large group of chemists and pharma manufacturers were protesting in front of the assembly when a nearby vehicle exploded.Rescue […]

The Promise of March : by – (Alam Rind)

The Promise of March : by – (Alam Rind)

The momentous event that took place on March 23, 1940 at Minto Park Lahore changed the course of history. On that fateful day All India Muslim League had organized a historic convention to voice the concerns of the Muslims of India. At that historic occasion Quaid-e-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah crystallized Muslim aspirations and presented the […]

23rd March: A Day to Remember : by – (Jawayria Malik)

23rd March: A Day to Remember  : by – (Jawayria Malik)

The people of Pakistan celebrate the 23rd of March, every year, with great zeal and enthusiasm, to commemorate the most outstanding achievement of the Muslims of South Asia who passed the historic ‘Pakistan Resolution’ on this day at Lahore in 1940.On March 23, 1940, at Muslim League’s 27th session, under Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah’s dynamic […]

Gwadar: Emerging City : by – (Memoona Shah)

Gwadar: Emerging City  : by – (Memoona Shah)

Gwadar is a developing port city in Balochistan which is situated on the southwestern coast of Pakistan on the Arabian Sea. Gwadar is strategically located between three increasingly important regions: the oil-rich Middle East, heavily populated South Asia and the economically emerging and resource-laden region of Central Asia. Gwadar is the location of the Gwadar […]

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