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  • Youth’s nose, ear chopped off

    TOBA TEK SINGH: The nose and an ear of a youth were chopped off by parents and relatives of a girl who had eloped with him at Chak 250-JB, Mochiwala, Jhang, on Monday...

    To take revenge, the parents and relatives forced the girl to call Ali to her village and, upon reaching there, they overpowered him and chopped off his nose, an ear and also cut his hair...

  • Smokers’ Corner: Khan’s Achilles ear

    Recently the volatile leader of the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaaf (PTI), Imran Khan, told a renowned TV anchor (in an interview) that his persistent allegations against veteran journalist, Najam Sethi, were just a ‘political statement’...

    Sethi has been vehemently refuting the allegations, suggesting that Khan, who was convinced that he would sweep the election, just couldn’t swallow the defeat his party received in Pakistan’s largest...

  • Experts urge govt to train doctors in ear surgeries

    KARACHI: While cases of complicated ear infections requiring costly surgical intervention are on the rise in Sindh, treatment in the public sector is available only in Karachi and that, too, just at two government-run hospitals...

    The city has a handful of ear-nose-throat (ENT) surgeons having an expertise in ear surgeries...

  • Tighter security for online shopping sought

    They require banks to provide consumers with the means to key in a non-reusable password to authenticate an online purchase more securely...

    The rise in online fraud prompted the guidelines to avoid a gap until the mandatory rules come into effect, Goffinet said...

  • Five reasons why Pakistanis avoid online shopping

    However, in spite of its global appeal and massive growth, this sector is not emerging as a large industry player in Pakistan...

    The first reason is the cultural aspects of household shopping in Pakistan where the first choice for consumers is the traditional retail markets and emerging of new cash and carry model stores...

  • FIA directed to probe ‘phoney’ online shopping sites

    GUJRAT: The district consumer protection court has asked the Federal Investigation Agency Karachi director (cyber crime) to launch an investigation into those fraudulent companies that have been fleecing the people in the name of online shopping...

    The court has issued directions to the FIA in a case filed by a citizen against an online company for allegedly committing fraud with him...

  • Online shopping surges but customers wary

    KARACHI: Online shopping is growing at a rapid clip thanks to wider Internet access, ubiquitous smartphones and frantic discounts...

    Optimism runs so high that one stakeholder believes “the actual shopping would only happen online in the next three years and malls would only be there for leisure”...

  • Online shopping takes a hit in Malaysia

    Malaysian online shoppers are turning to local sites as the weaker ringgit has made shopping on foreign sites much more expensive...

    Local online retailer Lazada Malaysia said the drop in the ringgit’s value has not really affected sales on its site...

  • Online shopping sites place big bets on Black Friday

    KARACHI: This year will be the second time Web merchants in Pakistan will ramp up crazy deals on Black Friday and entice consumers to open their wallets a bit wider...

    The foreign concept of going on a shopping splurge following the Thanksgiving holiday came home last year thanks to aggressive advertising and heavy discounts by shopping sites...

  • You block my seat, I will block your way!

    NAROWAL: An influential figure, who had lost the election of councillor, blocked a street and a sewage drain with bricks in Chak Bhopa village near Shakargarh to take a revenge from villagers for not giving vote to him in the local body elections...

    A resident, Munir Ahmad, alleged that Rana Sanaullah along with his accomplices abused and tortured women and blocked the street with bricks which caused a great deal of inconvenience to...
  • G7, tech giants agree on plan to block terror content online

    G7 countries and tech giants including Google, Facebook and Twitter on Friday agreed to work together to block the dissemination of extremism over the internet...

    and suggestions that people radicalising online should have longer sentences, are often considered rather unpalatable and too politically sensitive in many other advanced countries,” he told AFP...

  • G7, tech giants agree on plan to block jihadist content online

    ISCHIA: G7 countries and tech giants including Google, Facebook and Twitter on Friday agreed to work together to block the dissemination of Islamist extremism over the internet...

    ”French Interior Minister Gerard Collomb said the goal was to ensure pro-jihadist content “is taken down within two hours of it going online...

  • CJP Jamali directs FIA, PTA to block his fake Facebook account

    Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Justice Anwar Zaheer Jamali on Thursday directed the concerned authorities to block a fake Facebook account associated to him, said Supreme Court spokesman...

    "Justice Jamali has instructed the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) and Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) to take action against those operating his fake account under relevant law," said the SC spokesman...

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