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How did Grade 9 exam paper get leaked in Karachi?

The question paper on ninth-grade computer studies has recently been leaked on social media. Despite endless claims of the government of taking strict steps to curb cheating and secure the distribution of examination papers, the unfortunate incident happened anyway. Now,

How can water issue be resolved in Sindh?

The water crisis in Sindh has intensified, the Indus River has dried up and standing crops have been damaged due to a lack of water in the canals. According to experts, March was the hottest month in Pakistan in the

What are the reasons for Aamir Liaquat’s failed marriages?

Well-known TV host Aamir Liaquat is a centre of controversies. In particular, the news about their married life comes to the fore every day. Aamir Liaquat Hussain’s first marriage Liaquat was first married to Bushra Iqbal and they have two

The next Vegas: Will Dubai allow gaming casinos?

DUBAI: Dubai has no current plans to allow gaming as a neighbouring emirate gear up to welcome a resort to be built by a US casino operator and plans to license the activity – a first for the region. An

Dania’s allegations: Who leaked Aamir Liaquat’s videos?

An obscene video of TV host Aamir Liaquat Hussain has been leaked and became viral. After the video was leaked, Liaquat in no time became one of the hashtags on Twitter.  The unethical tradition of leaking videos of opponents in

Who was journalist Shireen Abu Akleh?

Veteran Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh was shot dead by Israeli troops on Wednesday as she covered a raid on Jenin refugee camp in the occupied West Bank. The Doha-based Al Jazeera channel said Abu Akleh, aged 51, a

How to stop abandonment of children born from illicit relationships?

The body of another newborn baby was found in a trash bin near Rangiwara Jama Masjid, the situation in the Lyari area of Karachi, which is not a unique event in Karachi. It is with deep sorrow, grief, and hopelessness

What is Omicron sub-variant BA.2?

The National Institute of Health (NIH) announced on Monday that the first case of Omicron sub-variant BA.2.12.1 had been detected in Pakistan.  The development comes as Pakistan is witnessing a decrease in the number of Covid-19 cases which have dropped

Is Netflix’s ‘The Sound of Magic’ worth watching?

Let’s just agree after 2019’s Oscar-winning movie ‘Parasite’, Korean dramas have successfully stole our hearts. Recently, I watched Netflix’s ‘The Sound of Magic’ and here are five reasons that you should watch too. 1) Musical fantasy ‘The Sound of Magic’

Why is Sindh worst affected from water crisis?

Pakistan is currently facing a severe water shortage, with Punjab and Sindh topping the list. According to experts, March was the hottest month in Pakistan in the last six decades, after which it was expected that the melting of glaciers

Will ‘Emily in Paris’ season 3 be renewed for a third season in May?

“Emily in Paris” has a way of driving viewers crazy and why it should not? The series is one of the very best shows on Netflix. It is a comedy-drama series based on the lives of Emily, an American who

Who is analyst Rebecca Grant?

A video clip of US National Security and Defence analyst Rebecca Grant has sparked a new debate on Twitter which is being described as “proof of foreign conspiracy” to oust Imran Khan from the prime minister’s office. PTI Chairman Imran

Why is Fitrana paid on Eid-ul-Fitr and its importance?

After the end of Ramadan, Muslims are given the gift of Eid as a reward from Allah Almighty which is called Eid-ul-Fitr. The day of Eid-ul-Fitr is an opportunity to share happiness and meet loved ones. On this day, all

What challenges newly elected Hamza Shehbaz will face as Punjab CM?

Former PML-N opposition leader Punjab Assembly Hamza Shehbaz today took oath as Chief Minister. On the other hand, the resigned Chief Minister Usman Buzdar also presided over the meeting of the Punjab Cabinet after the resignation was rejected by the

Masjid-e-Nabwi incident: What will be the future of those responsible?

Last evening, a high-level Pakistani delegation was surrounded by a group in the holy city of Medina, Saudi Arabia, and slogans were chanted against Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif. Members of the federal cabinet had gone to Masjid-e-Nabawi to pay homage

Will youngest foreign minister Bilawal Bhutto overcome external challenges?

Pakistan Peoples Party Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari became the 37th Foreign Minister of the country and he also had the honour of becoming the youngest Foreign Minister in the history of the country. Bilawal was sworn in at the age

Who was Shari Baloch and why did she attack Karachi University?

The extremist organization Baloch Liberation Army (BLA) has claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing at Karachi University, claiming that the attack was carried out by a female suicide bomber and this is the first time that a woman has carried

Who is Elon Musk and has he bought Twitter?

The owner of SpaceX and Tesla and the world’s richest man Elon Musk recently bought the micro-blogging site Twitter in a 44 billion deal. Elon Musk, the billionaire head of US technology company Tesla, who made the shocking bid some

What steps did Imran Khan take during his tenure?

The tenure of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) started in 2018 and ended in early April 2022. Today is the 26th founding day of PTI. The important question that arises on this occasion is what important steps did the Imran Khan government

How was Hazrat ALi (RA) martyred and who was the killer?

Today is the day of the martyrdom of Hazrat Ali (RA). He was the cousin and son-in-law of the Holy Prophet Muhammad Mustafa (PBUH) and was the fourth caliph of the Muslims. Hazrat Ali (RA) was born in Makkah on

Will Imran Khan return to power in the upcoming election?

Former Prime Minister Imran Khan has started a series of rallies across the country after being ousted from power. After Peshawar and Karachi, a big rally was also held in Lahore yesterday after which the issue is being discussed everywhere

Which US politician did Imran Khan just meet?

During her first visit to Pakistan, US Congresswoman Ilhan Omar met with incumbent Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif, President Dr Arif Ali and former Prime Minister Imran Khan yesterday. The Pakistan Foreign Office says that during the visit from April 20

Who gets which ministry in PM Shehbaz’s cabinet?

Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has formed his 34-member cabinet after the fall of the PTI government. Supporters of the PTI have been raising questions on social media about the cases against the ministers in the new government and their academic

Can Arif Alvi be removed as President of Pakistan?

After the fall of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government, there is still an element of tension in the country’s political chambers. Refusing to accept the new government, the Speaker, Deputy Speaker National Assembly, Governor Sindh, Governor Balochistan, and Governor Khyber

What is Toshakhana scandal?

The word ‘Toshakhana’ has been all over the news cycle lately, after Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif alleged that his predecessor, Imran Khan, had sold state gifts in Dubai worth Rs140 million. The items, presented to him by rulers of foreign

How do fake news networks work?

With the advent of the Internet, information systems around the world have been revolutionized. With the invention of the mobile phone and the invention of the smartphone, its scope became wider, with news and information limited to radio, TV and

Can Imran Khan prove ‘foreign conspiracy’ against his govt?

In the early hours of April 10, Imran Khan became the first prime minister in the history of Pakistan to lose office through a parliamentary no-confidence vote. The party and its leader, Imran Khan – until recently the country’s prime

Who is Pakistan’s new First Lady Tehmina Durrani?

Pakistan will have two First Ladies after the election of Shehbaz Sharif as prime minister. Shehbaz married Nusrat Shehbaz in 1973. They had four children, Salman, Hamza and twin sisters, Javeria and Rabia In 2003, Shehbaz married his second wife

‘Hum Tum’ logic: Why do Qutubuddin sisters have to be perfect at household chores?

There is no doubt that out of all the Ramzan special dramas of this year, ‘Hum Tum’ has turned out to be bearable to watch. If we talk about breaking stereotypes in society then this drama has challenged many of

How is Qasim Suri still serving as Deputy Speaker?

Deputy Speaker National Assembly Qasim Khan Suri, who sparked controversy over the no-confidence motion against former Prime Minister Imran Khan and challenged court orders, is still holding the post of Deputy Speaker despite the resignation of Speaker Asad Qaiser and