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December 16, 2018 12:00 AM PhD scholar submits thesis

PESHAWAR: Sadia, a PhD scholar, has submitted her thesis on “Phytochemical Evaluation and Bioassay Screening of Breberis Lycium Royle” to the University of Peshawar in partial fulfilment of the requirement for the award of Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degree in biotechnology. The oral examination (Public Defence) is scheduled to be held on December 24, 2018 at 10am in the Video

December 3, 2018 12:00 AM All about ‘The Donkey King’ — biggest-ever box office hit

The Donkey King, the first-ever animated movie by Geo Films and Talisman Animation Studios, was released countrywide on October 13. The movie has been produced with utmost expertise for children in Pakistan and those blessed with a childlike heart. It has proved to be great entertaining flick for people of all age groups. Earlier, it was an impression 4

December 2, 2018 12:00 AM Niger reports sharp drop in new AIDS infections

NIAMEY: The number of new AIDS infections in Niger dropped by more than two thirds between 2012 and 2016, the health ministry said Saturday, in a statement marking World AIDS day. Health Minister Idi Illiassou said new infections in the four-year period under review fell from 6,000 to 1,761, a decline of 70 percent. AIDS-related deaths in the country 2

December 1, 2018 12:00 AM Sarwar’s wife inaugurates Hepatitis control program

TOBA TEK SINGH: Begum Perveen Sarwar, the wife of Punjab Governor Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar, Friday inaugurated the Hepatitis control programme. The programme was launched jointly by Sarwar Foundation, Livercare society of Pakistan and Punjab Hepatitis control programme. Addressing a ceremony at the Government College for Women, she said her home district 3

October 26, 2018 12:00 AM New TB test could save children

THE HAGUE: Scientists on Thursday unveiled a revolutionary way of screening children for tuberculosis, which they say will prevent hundreds of thousands each year from contracting the world’s deadliest infectious disease. A multinational team based at the KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation in The Hague have developed a simple way of testing the stool samples 5

July 21, 2018 12:00 AM Cinemagoers rush as ‘Teefa in Trouble’ hits screens

KARACHI: As we say here ‘Aagaya woh Shahkaar Jis Ka Intezaar Tha’. Ali Zafar and Maya Ali’s Teefa in trouble, a complete package of romance, action, comedy and thriller, hit cinema screens on Friday. Cinemagoers thronged cinemas all over the country. There was a rush in getting tickets. Teefa in Trouble, a joint venture of Lightingale productions, Mandviwala 16

June 15, 2018 12:00 AM Official trailer of ‘Teefa in Trouble’ released

KARACHI: Lightingale Productions hosted a screening of the trailer for the upcoming summer blockbuster ‘Teefa in Trouble’ at Nueplex Cinemas in Karachi. All set to release worldwide on 20th July in partnership with Geo Films and Mandviwalla Entertainment, the trailer for ‘Teefa in Trouble’ will be released across 1200 screens worldwide. The three-minute 41

May 3, 2018 12:00 AM UK admits cancer screening failure for 450,000 women

LONDON: Britain on Wednesday admitted that a "serious failure" in its breast cancer screening programme over nearly a decade led to 450,000 women missing out on invitations to their final tests -- and may have shortened the lives of up to 270 of them. Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt apologised to parliament for the failure, blaming it on "a computer algorithm 11

March 2, 2018 12:00 AM SECP notifies draft Shariah Governance Regulations

ISLAMABAD: The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) on Thursday notified draft Shariah Governance Regulations, 2018, which is a comprehensive set of regulations for governance of Shariah-compliant companies and entities, securities and Islamic financial institutions under its jurisdiction, a statement said. This is for the first time that the apex regulator 17

February 12, 2018 11:42 PM Revising concepts of masculinity through documentary art

In answer to questions of what it means to be a man in Pakistan, how men deal with the pressure of financially providing for their families and reformation of expectations to let them have a happier life, Aurelie Salvaire interviewed various social activists, entrepreneurs, artists and people from different social and economic backgrounds. Along with being 10