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This dealer provides free oxygen supplies to COVID-19 patients

As coronavirus cases keep rising across the country amid the third wave, there is an acute risk of shortages and many dealers are taking advantage of the situation and increasing prices. However, there is one dealer in Karachi who is

Locals protest against land occupation in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: The villagers of Bhara Kahu Islamabad held a protest at the Kalma Chowk against the forcible occupation of their land, worth millions of rupees, by armed men of an influential landlord. An influential Afghan resident, identified as Yar Mohammad

NED University students develop Formula Electric Sports car

KARACHI: Students of the NED University of Engineering & Technology have developed Pakistan’s second Formula Electric Sportscar at a cost of around Rs3.5 million. As per details, a group of talented students from NED represented Pakistan in the global Formula

Meet Karachi’s 55-year-old chaulay wala

KARACHI: Chana Chaat, Cholay, Bhel Puri, and all these delicacies are the perfect snack for anyone who takes pride in calling themselves a chitora. Located at Karachi’s Pakistan Chowk, Iqbal Cholay Wala has remained popular among Karachi’s foodies for the

Transgender woman breaks barriers, sets up tailor shop in Karachi

KARACHI: A transgender woman, Jiya has broken ground by opening a public shop to make clothes for women and transgender in the Saddar area of the metropolis. Jiya, who studied at an all-boys school and learned tailoring with the help

Karachi students introduce mind-controlled prosthetic arm

KARACHI: Students in Karachi have introduced mind-controlled prosthetic arms as part of their final year project to help disabled persons. The innovation definitely adds positively to the prosthetics industry in Pakistan, since mind-controlled prosthetics are still in prototype form and

Youth suffering from kidney ailments supports himself by online earning

RAWALPINDI: A young man suffering from kidney disease since childhood has become an inspiration for others by earning at home online. Umair Shafiq, aged 23, has been suffering from kidney disease since childhood. He lives in Shaheenabad area of ​​Rawalpindi

This Bengali chef has set up a Chinese restaurant on a rickshaw

A chef has opened a Chinese restaurant on a rickshaw in Karachi attracting food lovers from all over the city. Chef Muhammad Abbas has worked for some time at a restaurant in Bangladesh in addition to the leading Chinese restaurants

This female cab driver is providing safe transport services for women

KARACHI: An inspirational female cab driver, Haya Faisal is providing pick and drop services for women in Karachi. Haya Faisal is an inspirational female cab driver providing pick and drop services for women and families in Karachi. She revealed her

Meet Blind Hafiz Kabeer Electrician who defied all odds

KARACHI: Hafiz Kabeer, a Hafiz-e-Quran, is a visually-impaired skilled electrician who has overcome challenges despite his disability. Kabeer lost his eyesight in early childhood. Since then, he has had to depend on friends and family to help him move around,

Story of a 9th grade student who developed a WhatsApp-style app

KARACHI: Teenage student of Karachi who despite meagre resources built his own messaging application based on many advanced features, has shared his pain full journey for developing the ‘FF Family’ app after three years of hard work. In an exclusive

This talented singer is waiting for the proper platform to show his skills

ISLAMABAD: A multi-talented singer, Haq Nawaz, from Sahiwal is waiting for a proper platform to show his singing skills. Haq Nawaz has captivated the audience by awakening the magic of his melodious voice like the famous singers Mohammad Rafi and

This 120-year-old clay model train in Saidpur has a rich history

In the suburban village of Saidpur on the outskirts of Islamabad, there is a 120-year-old handmade clay train. In 1901, Lal Mohammad Khan made this steam engine model of a train using clay with his bare hands which still stands

Haman Anjum captivates listeners by composing new melodies on piano

ISLAMABAD: Haman Anjum, the rising star of scattering various melodies on a piano has impressed listeners by his unique performance in Islamabad. Haman Anjum, an intermediate student from Sector F-8, Islamabad, mastered the art of playing the piano at a

People of Karachi pay artistic tribute to mountaineer Ali Sadpara

KARACHI: A team of artists painted a beautiful picture of ace mountaineer Muhammad Ali Sadpara on Karachi’s Hassan Square Bridge in order to pay tribute to the legend, who went missing while climbing the K2 on February 9. The initiative

This Rickshaw driver gives free rides to poor patients

KARACHI: An auto-rickshaw driver in Karachi is offering free transport facilities to poor and needy patients with a spirit of serving others. Pakistan is one of the most charitable countries in the world and Karachi tops the list. A large

Meet 13-year-old Abdul Waris – the only bread earner of his family

KARACHI: Childhood is the name of innocence and dreams. However, it is unfortunate that thousands of children in Pakistan are forced to work to make their ends meet. Abdul Waris is a 13 years old boy from Karachi who works

This Bank will open your account with just one roti

Did you know there is a bank in Karachi where anyone can open an account without depositing any money? Karachi-based Roti Bank lets a person open an account by depositing just a roti. A project of Yousuf Kayani, who is

‘NGOs exploit us’ says PTI’s transgender activist Rimal Ali

Transgender model and activist Rimal Ali said she joined the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) to serve the people of the community. Rimal Ali has been given the membership of Insaf Welfare Wing by the PTI. She is also a member of

No adverse reactions reported from coronavirus vaccine: Dr Farhat

KARACHI: Medical Superintendent of Sindh Services Hospital, Karachi Dr. Farhat Abbas has said that no adverse reactions or side-effects have so far been reported by people who were vaccinated in Karachi. Talking to MM News Dr. Farhat said, “It is

This girl shows that disability is no barrier to success

There are some people who are an embodiment that disability is no barrier to success when you are determined to achieve something. Farhana Hanif, aged 21, resident of a village near Vehari, is one such determined young girl. She stands

This youngster started building guns after playing video games

Many young people play video games as a hobby and in their past times. However, a youngster in Rawalpindi has started making guns from cardboard boxes after playing video games. Imaduddin Baig is an FSC student residing in Rawalpindi. The

This MBA graduate sells ‘daal chawal’ rather than finding a job

Many people pursue an MBA to secure a good job but a young graduate Lahore has chosen a different career path for himself. Arsalan, an MBA graduate in Lahore, is unlike other students who prefer to seek employment in multinational

Karachi students develop machine to generate cheap electricity

A group of students from Karachi have developed a machine to generate cheap electricity from flowing water which can help solve the power crisis in the country. The students of Usman Institute of Technology, after months of hard work have

Pakistan’s famous truck art takes to the skies

KARACHI: A Pakistani artist paints a Cessna fixed-wing aircraft with the country’s popular truck art to showcase that the country is more than the sum of its stereotypes. Pakistani truck art has inspired gallery exhibitions abroad and prompted stores in

‘Clean and Green’: KPT to plant 100,000 mangroves

KARACHI: Pakistan’s mangrove ecosystems have been degraded over the last 50 years. Karachi Port Trust (KPT) adds another leaf to the clean and green initiative of Prime Minister Imran Khan by starting mangroves plantation campaign 2020-21. According to the initiative,

Meet the boundary-breaking women of Karachi’s Graffiti scene

KARACHI: Pakistan is blessed with innumerable talented and skilled personalities who are second to none in their respective fields. Pakistani art has been confined to particular domains like Mughal art and calligraphy just to name a few. Yet, what many

KCR to take almost a year to fully restore: Project director

KARACHI: Karachi Circular Railway will take a year to fully restore while steps are being taken in this regard, its Project Director Ameer Dawood said. According to details, 24 bridges and underpasses will be constructed on Nazimabad to Gulshan-e-Iqbal railway

Can common man gets justice in ‘Naya Pakistan’, asks Umme Rubab

ISLAMABAD: Advocate Umme Rubab Chandio, daughter of deceased Mukhtiar Chandio, has lashed out at federal and Sindh government for not providing justice to people, asking ‘can a common man gets justice in Naya Pakistan’. Umme Rubab’s father Mukhtiar Chandio, grandfather

Meet the Pakistani family of boxing champions

KARACHI: The best gift to children, especially daughters, can be the father’s support and attention when they start something new. In a conservative society, a father in Karachi has trained his 6 children, including 4 daughters in boxing. For the