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  • Literary Notes: Some loanwords of European origin in pre-1857 Urdu poetry

    IT is generally assumed that words borrowed from the English language or other European languages entered the Urdu language post-1857, the year in which the British completely took over and the last Mughal ruler of India was deposed...

    Poetry of some classical Urdu poets such as Insha Allah Khan Insha (died 1817) and Mushafi (died 1824) has ample proofs that certain words of European origin had been borrowed by the Urdu language much...

  • Vigil held at Empress Market, where blood of soldiers was spilt in 1857

    KARACHI: It was a solemn moment at the Empress Market where several learned individuals gathered on Sunday evening to hold a vigil in remembrance of the unsung heroes executed by hanging or by being tied to British cannons which blew them up in September 1857...

    Many shopkeepers and passers-by stopped to inquire about what was going on, and were informed about Karachi’s role in the liberation war of 1857 against the British Empire......

  • Meraki’s menu offers a little bit of everything

    ISLAMABAD: Overlooking Bhittai Road in F-7, Meraki – Islamabad’s newest fine dining restaurant – greets customers with soft lighting and an ornate interior done in creamy pastels...

    Like other places around the city, the menu consists of a little bit of everything, but unlike other outlets, the various recipes stay unapologetically true to their origin...

  • ‘Factor investing’ earns a place on the menu

    SINCE its genesis the cooks of the investment industry have relied on the same basic ingredients when concocting a diversified portfolio to please their palate and keep their returns healthy...

    The chefs — or asset allocators in the industry parlance — divvy up money between the major asset classes such as bonds and stocks, and stow the balance in ‘alternative’ investments such as real estate, commodities and hedge funds
  • Vegetables on the menu

    Broccoli and potato bhujiya with butterIngredients 3 full cups broccoli florets, trimmed and washed 2 medium sized potatoes, peeled and cut into small cubes or thin wedges 1 red tomato, peeled and finely chopped 1 small onion, finely chopped 2 tbs garlic, roughly chopped 2-4 green chillies, finely chopped 1/2 tsp black pepper, freshly crushed 125 grams salted butter, optional...

  • Bangladesh changes prison breakfast menu after 200 years

    DHAKA: Bangladesh authorities have upgraded a 200-year-old colonial-era breakfast menu in all prisons, an official said on Sunday, as part of a reform of the country’s penal system...

    Bazlur Rashid, deputy head of the Prison Directorate, said the nation’s more than 81,000 convicts would receive from Sunday an improved breakfast, replacing the bread and molasses that has been on the menu since being introduced by British colonial...

  • Myths & mysteries: The enchanted necklace

    It is a necklace of Celtic origin, known to be 2,500 years old...

    Many people have conducted educational research here and have found that one interesting piece of ancient jewellery, the Celtic necklace, has some unusual powers associated to it...

  • Missing necklace found, but plot thickens

    ISLAMABAD: The mystery of the ‘missing’ necklace, donated by the wife of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan for the flood-hit people of Pakistan in 2010, appeared to be resolving on Friday as former prime minister Yousaf Raza Gilani admitted that it was in his possession...

    Also read: Missing necklace stumps sleuthsMr Gilani said he had close ties with the Erdogan family and Mrs Erdogan was like a sister to him...

  • Missing necklace stumps sleuths

    ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has ordered the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) to investigate the disappearance of a precious necklace donated for flood-stricken people by Emine Erdogan, the wife of the then Turkish prime minister, in 2010...

    He told reporters on Wednesday that the necklace had gone missing from the warehouse of the National Database and Registration Authority (Nadra)...

  • Necklace & apology

    ALTHOUGH the missing necklace, which cost us our national honour, finally stands retrieved, the very act which allowed it to happen should be thoroughly investigated and the culprits given punishment...

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