Smokers’ corner: Branding the brands

Smokers’ corner: Branding the brands

Consumer brands often try to capitalise on the prevailing zeitgeist to try and remain relevant in the minds of their target audience.
Published 14 Jul, 2024 10:40am
The Urdu noha and its spacial dynamics

The Urdu noha and its spacial dynamics

The beating pulse of Muharram is underpinned by the noha, which is more than just a recounting of the events and tragedy of Karbala.
Published 14 Jul, 2024 10:30am
Dialogue with TTP again?

Dialogue with TTP again?

Any attempt to initiate negotiations with the TTP would be a significant blow to the country.
Updated 14 Jul, 2024 09:13am
Imran’s legal battles ‘far from over’

Imran’s legal battles ‘far from over’

NAB’s move widely anticipated given govt’s stance on the relief Imran Khan and Bushra Bibi have been getting from courts in various cases.
Published 14 Jul, 2024 08:10am
Women, gender rights resist pushback at UN, for now

Women, gender rights resist pushback at UN, for now

The tensions, which have especially pitted mainly Western countries against largely Muslim states, were on full display during the latest session of the UN Human Rights Council
Published 14 Jul, 2024 07:30am
IS kills four policemen in Iraq clashes

IS kills four policemen in Iraq clashes

Two police colonels say the clashes were ongoing and militants are using snipers to prevent police and soldiers from advancing.
Published 14 Jul, 2024 07:30am
Turkiye entices Chinese investors

Turkiye entices Chinese investors

Chinese electric vehicle giant BYD signs billion-dollar deal with Ankara to open a plant in west Turkiye.
Published 14 Jul, 2024 07:30am

Bolan bridge to open on Aug 1

Bridge was destroyed in the 2022 floods, and its reconstruction began in October last year.
Updated 14 Jul, 2024 09:54am