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Meet Badar Raees, chemical engineer turned kite surfer at Karachi beach

Badar Raees, a chemical engineer by profession, has started Kite surfing at Karachi’s Sea View and become the center of attraction for all the visitors. Fond of doing kite surfacing as a hobby, Badar Raees, has shared that the Sea

Young man overcomes rare bone disease to become a weightlifter

A young man Furqan bin Imran has overcome a rare disease that causes weak bones and shocked medical practitioners by becoming a bodybuilder and fitness enthusiast.   Furqan suffers from Pycnodysostosis – a rare genetic disorder characterised by distinctive facial

Karachi citizens install CCTV cameras on their own to prevent crime

Karachi: During the past five months, street crimes have registered an alarming increase across the metropolis as the police seem to have failed in launching an effective response against the criminals. Disappointed with Safe City project, residents of North Nazimabad

King of Fruits: Enjoy these yummiest mangoes this summer

Mango is called the King of Fruits. Every summer we enjoy different varieties of this delicious, juicy fruit. Pakistan is also one of the biggest producers of mangoes. These are exported to countries across the world. This season a target

New doppler radar allows better weather forecast

KARACHI: Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) has successfully activated a modern doppler weather radar in Karachi. The Doppler radar is capable of forecasting rainfall in a radius of about 450kms and strong winds in a radius of about 200kms. The new

Tawa ice cream is Rawalpindi’s latest trendy treat

RAWALPINDI: An unemployed and well-educated young man from Rawalpindi introduced a unique ice cream made on a cold metal surface “Tawa”. According to the details, the young man, Qazi Suleiman completed his education first, however, he failed to get a

Traditional sport Archery gaining popularity in Pakistan

Archery is the art or skill of using a bow to shoot arrows. Historically, archery has been used for hunting and combat. In modern times, it is mainly a competitive sport and recreational activity. Archery is also gaining immense popularity

Unboxing Amazon parcels is a big business in Pakistan

Have you been wondered what happens to undelivered Amazon packages and DHL packages? Millions of parcels are dispatched from around the world but many of them are undelivered due to missing information or the receiver refuses to collect them due

Physically challenged man appeals to PM Imran for employment

ISLAMABAD: Muhammad Bashir, a physically challenged man from Mansehra, has appealed to Prime Minister Imran Khan for employment, saying that his contract as Naib Qasid at Islamabad airport will soon expire and his job would be lost. Talking to M.M

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