Mind Controlled Robots to aid People without mobility

Two people who are unable to move their limbs have been able to guide a robot arm to reach and grasp objects using only their brain activity, a paper in Naturereports today1.

. . . → Read More: Mind Controlled Robots to aid People without mobility

In the Memory of Manto

Saadat Hasan Manto, perhaps is the greatest story teller in the history of urdu language. We have collected some thoughts about him by people who knew him best

. . . → Read More: In the Memory of Manto

Lux Style Awards reveals its nominations

By Eefa Khalid

Mera Saaen went ahead with five nominations in various categories.

Pakistan’s only entertainment awards show the 11th Lux Style Awards released their nominations  in 26 different categories in the field of television, film, music and fashion.

. . . → Read More: Lux Style Awards reveals its nominations

Eradicate polio for good

By Ban Ki-moon

Wild viruses and wildfires have two things in common. If neglected, they can spread out of control. If handled properly, they can be stamped out for good. Today, the flame of polio is near extinction but sparks in three countries threaten to ignite a global blaze.

. . . → Read More: Eradicate polio for good

Robert Downey Jr. to earn $ 50 million for playing Iron Man

By Nick Allen

Robert Downey Jr will earn $50 million (£31 million) from the recently released blockbuster “Marvel Avengers Assemble” in one of Hollywood’s biggest acting paydays.

The 47-year-old actor’s enormous salary for playing the superhero character “Iron Man” is around 10 times higher than the amounts received by any of his five co-stars . . . → Read More: Robert Downey Jr. to earn $ 50 million for playing Iron Man

Pakistani migrants to Canada report highest poverty rates

By: Murtaza Haider

Pakistan-born immigrants are the new face of poverty in urban Canada. The Canadian census revealed that 44 per cent of Pakistan-born immigrants fell below the poverty line making them the second most poverty prone group of immigrants in Canada.

While they may project an aura of opulence during their . . . → Read More: Pakistani migrants to Canada report highest poverty rates