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Footprints: A Pir’s curse

Children in Mahmood Panhwar village are often born with either one or two fingers on each hand and deformed feet as well Updated Jul 05, 2015 02:27pm

Oil, gold prices retreat

LONDON: Oil prices came under pressure this week from concerns about Greece’s future in the eurozone and the... Published Jul 05, 2015 06:41am

India’s tax revenues rise

MUMBAI: Call it India’s serendipitous stimulus.Indirect tax receipts jumped 37 per cent in May from a year ... Published Jul 05, 2015 06:28am

Sikander and Monarch

It’s time to pay back. Says who? Answer: Moammar Rana who has had a successful run as a film star for a little ... Published Jul 05, 2015 06:20am

Stress and drums

My o my, talk about loud stress-busting techniques! Bollywood babe Sonakshi Sinha is nowadays learning how to play... Published Jul 05, 2015 06:20am

Artichive: Bords de la Marne

Paul Cézanne painted ‘Bords de la Marne’ (1888-1890) measuring 65cm by 81cm, representing the banks of the... Published Jul 05, 2015 06:20am

Advice: On the rocks

Dear Phupo, I am 28 years old; my husband is from another sect. I got married last year after almost two years of a... Published Jul 05, 2015 06:20am

Secure messaging apps

Use these four secure messaging apps to guard your security and privacy on your smartphones Published Jul 05, 2015 06:20am

Looking back to look forward

From meticulous planning in the colonial era to haphazard, undesired developments in recent times, today’s Karachi is Published Jul 05, 2015 06:20am

Zoe Viccaji

Zoe’s set included a mix of jazz, blues, Bollywood and a few nostalgic Pakistani covers. For jazz/blues, she sang... Published Jul 05, 2015 06:20am

Spotlight: Voguing away

Ever since the shift of music from radio to television, fashion has been an integral part of the music industry Published Jul 05, 2015 06:20am

The unwanted

THIS is apropos ‘The world’s unwanted’ (June 24), by Rafia Zakaria. The author has very illustratively... Published Jul 05, 2015 06:19am

Rise of IS and Taliban

IS is becoming a threat not only to regional security but also to Al-Qaeda. It is making its presence felt in... Published Jul 05, 2015 06:19am

Quetta: water shortage

THE advent of summer opens the floodgates to thousand of seasonal refugees towards the valley of Quetta. People rush... Published Jul 05, 2015 06:19am

Tale of a Chitral school

APROPOS the letter written by Mr Javed Khan Tareen (June 30). I was a student of the Langlands School and College... Published Jul 05, 2015 06:19am

Ramazan and prices

RAMAZAN seems to have become a festive occasion instead of the month in which we control all human desires which... Published Jul 05, 2015 06:19am

Nadra mistake

A FEW days ago, I visited Nadra’s G-10 Islamabad office for the renewal of my CNIC. After paying a heavy fee for... Published Jul 05, 2015 06:19am

Climate change

PAKISTAN is one of the most vulnerable countries in the world that is susceptible to climate change, but very few... Published Jul 05, 2015 06:19am

Tribute paid to Pashto poet

KARAK: The qul of renowned Pashto poet Ameenullah Khamosh was observed at his residence at Darab Kalay here on... Published Jul 05, 2015 06:19am

SSC exam results announced

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (FBISE) on Saturday announced secondary school... Published Jul 05, 2015 06:19am

Three feared drowned

SIALKOT: Three people were feared drowned in the Upper Chenab Canal here on Saturday.Sadiq Masih, Ilyas and Kashif... Published Jul 05, 2015 06:18am

Every grain of rice

There are some people who don’t touch bread or roti and like having everything with rice. Published Jul 05, 2015 06:18am

Sachal Urs draws to an end

KHAIRPUR: A literary conference and poetry recital (Mushaira) marked the end of the 194th Sachal Sarmat Urs... Published Jul 05, 2015 06:18am

Sharjeel shines

KARACHI: Inspired by a blazing half-century from Sharjeel Khan, Touchme made light work of Omar Colts in their 30th... Published Jul 05, 2015 06:18am

Chelsea sign Falcao on loan

LONDON: Premier League champions Chelsea signed Colombia striker Radamel Falcao on a season-long loan from Monaco on... Published Jul 05, 2015 06:18am

Fareed retains lead

LAHORE: After two of the three-segment Ramadan Golf Tournament contested at the par-72 Royal Palm Golf Course on... Published Jul 05, 2015 06:18am

Nadeem excels in AKG event

KARACHI: Mohammad Nadeem played a pivotal role with a wonderful all-round performance as Sojhla International... Published Jul 05, 2015 06:18am