Thought Box

Will Zahir Jaffer be punished or Pakistan would lose another Noor Mukaddam?

No human expected to wake up to another sad news of a woman being subjected to a brutal murder on the auspicious occasion of Eid but that is exactly what Pakistanis witnessed. As we all know Noor Muqaddam, a 27-year-old

Who is Zahir Zamir Jaffer?

ISLAMABAD: 27-year-old Noor Muqaddam, daughter of the former ambassador to South Korea, was allegedly killed by Zahir Zamir Jaffer, son of Zakir Jaffer, whose family were the ex-diplomat’s acquaintances. Noor Mukadam, 27, daughter of Shaukat Mukadam, was found murdered at

Eid al-Azha and philosophy of sacrifice, what good can Muslims do for the poor?

The second significant religious festival of Islam, Eid al-Azha, will be soon observed. The festival is being celebrated in Gulf countries, Saudi Arabia, the USA, and Canada today while Muslims living in Pakistan and other countries will celebrate this holiest

Digital Stories

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

In Focus

Who will win the Azad Jammu and Kashmir elections?

The general elections in Azad Jammu and Kashmir Election to elect members of the Legislative Assembly will be held on Sunday, July 25. Prime Minister Imran Khan, PPP chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari and PML-N Vice President Maryam Nawaz campaigned aggressively

PM Imran’s visit to Uzbekistan: A win-win situation for both countries

Prime Minister Imran Khan paid a two-day official visit to Uzbekistan, during which he had important meetings with his Uzbek counterpart, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, and others. In the past, relations between Uzbekistan and Pakistan have not been given much

Taliban controlling 85% of Afghanistan, will Afghan government writ be maintained?

Afghanistan has always been an important country for Pakistan, a decade-long war in the country has had devastating effects on the peace of our nation. The Afghan Taliban recently claimed control of 85 percent of territory in Afghanistan. Afghan Taliban

MM Eats

Enjoy delicious, crispy pakoras this rainy season

The monsoon season has arrived and the rains are set to lash Karachi. The weather has turned pleasant after weeks of a hot and dry spell in the city. While we are making preparations for the rains to minimize damages,

Try this spicy and unique Egg French Fries

French Fries are one of the most loved fast foods all over the world. They are the most common food item that appears repeatedly on the menus of diners, fast food restaurants, pubs and bars. Even though the most commonly

The best Hyderabadi beef pulao in Karachi

When it comes to any special occasions, it’s never complete without the ultimate, delectable meaty mutton pulao! The toned-down flavors, with juicy, succulent meat, and a spoonful of some thick raita, you’ll be hard-pressed to not have a foodgasm just

Lets Talk

We are fully prepared for monsoon rains this season: CBC Deputy chairman

The Clifton Cantonment Board (CBC) is playing a significant role in the construction and development of Karachi. The area is home to about half a million people and CBC has been at the forefront of public service. The appointment of

Mufti Mohiuddin Ahmed Mansoori talks about Eid-ul-Azha and sacrificing animals

As Eid-ul-Adha is approaching, MM News held a special talk with Mufti Mohiuddin Ahmed Mansoori on the issues of animal sacrifice and other important issues. Mufti Mohiuddin Ahmed Mansoori is one of the prominent religious scholars of Pakistan and a

Colors of cinema will be restored once again, says Nadeem Mandviwalla

Entertainment has special importance in human life as it protects a person from mental and physical stress, but the opportunities for healthy recreational activities in Pakistan are very limited and in the rush of life, people cannot focus on recreational

Fake News Alert

Fact Check: Fake notification regarding Eid holidays circulating on social media

ISLAMABAD: A notification, making rounds in media groups regarding three-day public holidays in Pakistan on the occasion of Eid-ul-Adha, is ‘fake’.   According to the ‘fake’ notification, the government has announced public holidays from 21 to 23rd July on the

Fake News Alert: Govt has not banned mobile phones in Madrassahs

KARACHI: Reports abound on social media that the PTI-led federal government has banned the use of mobile phones in madrassahs after the controversy of Mufti Aziz ur Rehman. Taking to Twitter, a user, while quoting sources, wrote, “Mobile phones have

Fake News Alert: Fawad Chaudhry didn’t call for imposing Governor’s rule in Sindh

A caption of a TV channel attributed to Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Fawad Chaudhry has been declared as false and misleading. This was also revealed by Imran Ghazali, who heads the Digital Media Wing which works to effectively

In Pictures

Thatta, Sindh

Thatta, Sindh

Borith Lake, Gojal Hunza Valley

Borith Lake, Gojal Hunza Valley

Kund Malir in Balochistan

Kund Malir in Balochistan

In Pictures: Joy and heartbreak as Italy beats England in Euro 2020 final

Italy inflicted heartbreak on England to win the Euro 2020 final after a penalty shootout at Wembley Stadium in London. Millions of England fans had gathered to watch their side contest a major final for the first time in 55

In pictures: A goodbye to ‘Tragedy King’ Dilip Kumar

This morning internet woke up to the unfortunate news of Indian film legend Dilip Kumar, who was admitted to a hospital due to age-related health issues, has passed away today at the age of 98. Dilip Kumar will always be

In pictures: Remembering Benazir Bhutto on her 68th birthday

Workers and supporters of the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) celebrated the 68th birthday of former prime minister Benazir Bhutto today (Monday) with simplicity. PPP Chairperson and the former PM’s son Bilawal Bhutto will cut a birthday cake for Benazir in