Tips for a quick de-stress

We’ve all heard that chronic stress is detrimental to our health. But how many of us actually take time out to fight this demonic disease? We are assuming that the only reason you have been avoiding stress-relieving activities is because you are always under a time crunch and not because you are generally a masochist . . . → Read More: Tips for a quick de-stress

Butt released for good behaviour

LONDON – Pakistan’s disgraced former Test captain Salman Butt has been released early from a British prison after serving less than a quarter of his sentence for spot-fixing, his lawyers said Thursday.

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Advertising tactics to sell pure milk

By Faisal Bari 

RECENTLY, a new milk company has been running an advertisement campaign in the print media that says that consumers should choose pure and unadulterated milk, one that is good for their health, rather than milk that has all sorts of impurities and chemicals.

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Retired Indian judge condemns CJ’s disqualification of Gilani

Press Council of India chairperson Justice Markandey Katju today came out strongly against Pakistan Supreme Court declaring that Yousuf Raza Gilani ceases to be Prime Minister, saying it has gone “totally overboard” and flouted all canons of Constitutional jurisprudence.

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Patients’ woes increase as doctors continue their strike

On the fourth day of young doctors’ strike in Outdoor Patient Departments (OPDs) of three teaching hospitals, the patients were witnessed running from pillar to post on Thursday to get medical treatment but no doctor examined them.Despite tall claims, the administrations of District Headquarters Hospital (DHQ), Benazir Bhutto Hospital (BBH) and Holy Family Hospital (HFH) . . . → Read More: Patients’ woes increase as doctors continue their strike

Dual nationality of parliamentarians is against constitution: CJ

Chief Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry has stated that if law-makers are not barred from dual nationality, influx of imported Premiers will go on. Chief Justice said that “law allows general public to hold dual nationalities but it prevents Parliamentarians from holding dual nationalities and they can’t amend the Constitution for interests of 10 to 15 . . . → Read More: Dual nationality of parliamentarians is against constitution: CJ

The reason behind Google Chairman’s visit to Pakistan

KARACHI: If the Google chairman’s quick, unannounced visit to Pakistan has anyone optimistic about Google investing in Pakistan; they should not get their hopes up. Eric Schmidt was here for nothing of the sort.

By most accounts, the visit was a brief one and kept secret for at least a day. Schmidt was in Pakistan on . . . → Read More: The reason behind Google Chairman’s visit to Pakistan