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The weekly weird

Freaky helmets!THESE hyper-realistic human head helmets are digitally designed by Dubai-based artist Jyo John ... Published Aug 29, 2015 07:05am

Spotlight

The Good Dinosaur is coming to the big screenPIXAR is coming up with a dinosaur movie, and this time they are ... Published Aug 29, 2015 07:05am

Mailbox

Young WorldI AM a huge fan of YW magazine and I really enjoy reading it. I like almost all the columns in the... Published Aug 29, 2015 07:05am

28 outlaws arrested

ISLAMABAD: The capital police on Friday arrested 28 outlaws from across the city, and recovered vehicles, narcotics,... Published Aug 29, 2015 06:52am

People Speak

“I have seven siblings; my father earns his living as a driver while mother watches the children at home. We moved... Published Aug 29, 2015 06:52am

28 outlaws arrested

ISLAMABAD: The capital police on Friday arrested 28 outlaws from across the city, and recovered vehicles, narcotics,... Published Aug 29, 2015 06:52am

Correction

The headline for the news item, ‘SC summons foreign secy over poor coordination in securing Seigel’s... Published Aug 29, 2015 06:52am

METRO EVENTS

ConsultationHuman Rights Commission of Pakistan will host a consultation on enforced and involuntary disappearances,... Published Aug 29, 2015 06:52am

Milk supplies being checked

SAHIWAL: The supply of fake, spurious and adulterated milk to Lahore from Okara, Sahiwal and Kasur districts has ... Published Aug 29, 2015 06:51am

ASER 2015 begins

LAHORE: The sixth Annual Status of Education Survey (ASER) for 2015 has formally been kicked off in 114 rural... Published Aug 29, 2015 06:51am

Police crossfire victim dies

HYDERABAD: A 12-year-old boy who was seriously wounded in crossfire bet­ween police and alleged criminals and their... Published Aug 29, 2015 06:51am

METRO EVENTS

EXHIBITIONAn exhibition of paintings by Iqbal Durrani opens at the Creative gallery at 5pm. The show will continue... Published Aug 29, 2015 06:51am

Wind power

A USAID research report states that Pakistan is generating only 150MW of electricity through wind. The study states... Published Aug 29, 2015 06:50am

Soil erosion in GB

SOIL erosion in Gilgit-Baltisitan has become a major problem. It needs to be tackled as an emergency by the federal... Published Aug 29, 2015 06:50am

Qingqis’ hazards

THIS is apropos letters published in support of qingqis in Karachi. I disagree with the writers. The Sindh High ... Published Aug 29, 2015 06:50am

Broadband complaints

I INSTALLED my PTCL landline and Broadband services on July 31 from Landhi 89 Exchange, it worked well and smoothly... Published Aug 29, 2015 06:50am

VVIP culture

THIS refers to the letter ‘VVIPs lifestyle’ (Aug 22). I endorse the views of Wg-Cdr Mushtaq Ahmed and would like... Published Aug 29, 2015 06:50am

Modi in UAE

I AGREE with the editorial ‘Modi in UAE’ (Aug 20) that Pakistan revised its foreign policy. “The game is no... Published Aug 29, 2015 06:50am

Gallstones on the rise

HAVING gallstone, also called cholelithiasis, is a common problem, but it is most common among women, people over 40... Published Aug 29, 2015 06:50am

Healthcare in Punjab

THIS is apropos the takeover of Sheikh Zaid Hospital, Lahore, by the Punjab government, in the wake of the 18th... Published Aug 29, 2015 06:50am

‘Evil nexus’

THERE is little doubt that Pakistan is besieged by ‘religious’ political and land mafias, which have joined ... Published Aug 29, 2015 06:50am

Speaking mother tongue

THREE years ago, when I was looking for a school for my son, I visited several schools. On these visits when I was... Published Aug 29, 2015 06:50am