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NICVD records country’s first LVAD implant surgery on a female patient

NICVD records country’s first LVAD implant surgery on a female patient

KARACHI: The National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases (NICVD) on Monday announced that a team of its surgeons had successfully implanted the Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD), commonly known as a ‘mechanical pump’, in the chest of an elderly woman patient whose heart desperately needed mechanical support to properly pump blood into her body. NICVD executive […]

PLRA DG suspended over misconduct with female staffers

PLRA DG suspended over misconduct with female staffers

Lahore : Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Justice Saqib Nisar  suspended Punjab Land Record Authority (PLRA) director general (DG) Capt (rtd) Zafar as women employees lodged myriad complaints. As per details garnered, women employees of PLRA lodged complaints to CJP pertaining to alleged misbehavior of PLRA DG with female staffers. Responding to this, CJP suspended […]

Horrific New Year’s Day assault on a female police officer in Paris was filmed by her attackers as they kicked her around like a rag doll in ‘cowardly and criminal lynching’

Horrific New Year’s Day assault on a female police officer in Paris was filmed by her attackers as they kicked her around like a rag doll in ‘cowardly and criminal lynching’

Horrifying video footage has emerged of a female police officer and her boss being beaten in a Paris suburb. The incident took place in the early hours of Monday following an emergency call in Champigny-sur-Marne, an area to the south-east of the city. The unnamed police officer was filmed by gang members as she was kicked […]

DC Comics latest hero is female and Muslim

DC Comics latest hero is female and Muslim

DC Comics latest hero is female and Muslim DC’s Legends Of Tomorrow‘s latest superhero Zari, is a Muslim computer hacktivist from 2042 – a character that was also shaped up to tackle Islamophobia in America, reports The Straits Time. The character played by Iranian-American actor Tala Ashe is beyond perfect. She is all set to join heroes […]

India’s first female WWE wrestler fights wearing shalwar kameez

India’s first female WWE wrestler fights wearing shalwar kameez

KARACHI  : Yes Urdu Desk : While WWE already has a huge following all around the world, the largest wrestling conglomerate is now on its way to bring the best talent and spread its influence even more. With the ongoing Mae Young Classic women’s tournament currently airing on WWE Network, 32 female wrestlers from several countries […]

Female militant arrested in Lahore found to be IS-affiliate who went missing

Female militant arrested in Lahore found to be IS-affiliate who went missing

 LAHORE:  Atleast one militant was killed while four others, including a woman, were arrested on Saturday in a joint operation by the Counter-Terrorism Department [CTD] and security agencies in Lahore. According to sources, the militants had planned to target churches and Christian gatherings on Easter in the city. Four security personnel were injured during the […]

Hong Kong election: Beijing-backed Lam first female leader

Hong Kong election: Beijing-backed Lam first female leader

Media captionHong Kong’s three candidate: the nanny, Mr Pringles or the judge? Carrie Lam has been elected as Hong Kong’s new leader – the first woman to hold the top job. Mrs Lam, 59, had the backing of the Chinese government in Beijing and was widely expected to win. Hong Kong has a degree of […]

They suffer in life and become powerful after death: meet cinema’s female ghosts

They suffer in life and become powerful after death: meet cinema’s female ghosts

They suffer in life and become powerful after death: meet cinema’s female ghosts DAMINI KULKARNI Phillauri starring Anushka Sharma is the latest to explore the idea that women with terrible histories return as spirits Phillauri starring Anushka Sharma is the latest to explore the idea that women with terrible histories return as spirits With her […]

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 […]

India more than doubles maternity leave to boost female workforce

India more than doubles maternity leave to boost female workforce

India more than doubles maternity leave to boost female workforce REUTERS NEW DELHI: India will more than double maternity leave, allow work from home and require employers to have crèches to improve maternal and child health and boost a declining female workforce. A bill approved by parliament late on Thursday increases fully paid leave to […]