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  • Ibtesam, Bilal guide Hyderabad to second win

    HYDERABAD: Mohammad Ibtesam and Bilal Khan made major contributions as Hyderabad completed their second win in the PCB Regional Inter-district (Hyderabad region) Under-19 Cricket Championships when they outclassed Sanghar by innings and 38 runs at the Niaz Stadium on Sunday...

    Hyderabad then declared their first innings at 318-8 in 59 overs with Bilal going on to hit an undefeated 102, a knock featuring 13 fours and three sixes... ...

  • Food guide to Lahore

    APROPOS Ashaar Rehman’s article ‘A new food guide to Lahore’, it is correct that unhygienic and substandard readymade food is spoiling the health of the masses...

    This act of food adulteration by the business community working for their vested interests is highly regrettable and should be punishable according to law...

  • A new food guide to Lahore

    OUT of the millions of stories about food that originate in Lahore, only a few focus on the less flattering aspect: the rules that cooks and confectioners here don’t follow while creating their hailed delicacies...

    Often, the stories that highlight the unhygienic side of the food business in the city exist on the margins of our collective knowledge, their presence in the mainstream being a recent thing...

  • Guide: What you should do when an earthquake strikes

    Earthquakes, as with most natural disasters, have this uncanny ability to strike when you are at your most vulnerable and unprepared...

    It is not uncommon to see images of people running out of a building during a tremor yet, it is a reason for many fatalities that could have been avoided
  • FICTION: HITCHHIKER'S GUIDE TO JUMPS

    It is inspired more by The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy series than the Star Wars canon; stylistically the inspiration seems to be squarely in the space of comedy, with the absurdity of the situations played up at every opportunity...

    It was like the parhezi [non-spicy] food your mother feeds you when you are ill; it looks like biryani, has more or less all the same ingredients, but lacks the flavour that makes it a memorable...

  • Imran, Kahaf guide Karachi Blues to PCB U-19 title

    KARACHI: A resolute Imran Shah century and dogged resistance from Kahaf Patel helped Karachi Blues lift the PCB Under-19 National Cricket Championship title after their final against Karachi Whites ended in a draw in Mirpur on Monday...

    Karachi Blues opted to play safe rather have a tilt at the 283-run target when play resumed on the fourth and final day after they slumped to 76-3 on Sunday evening at the Mirpur Cricket Stadium
  • Environment: A DIY guide to going green

    If you were to head down to the other side of the river bank in Nagar, at the 4,700-metre high Rush Lake, you will see hundreds of rusty cans left behind by trekking groups and which no local guide or porter had carried down either...

  • Online guide published to encourage sustainable business in Pakistan

    He was speaking at a press conference on Friday where an online guide to businesses operating in Pakistan was launched, with emphasis on how they may impact human rights in the country...

    ‘Pakistan Human Rights and Business Country Guide’ has been published in collaboration with the Danish Institute for Human Rights (DIHR) and Piler, and the guide covers labour rights in the country, including child and forced labour, apart from...

  • Bravo, Blackwood guide West Indies to series-levelling win

    BRIDGETOWN: West Indies defied the odds and a wearing pitch to complete a series-levelling five-wicket victory over England on the third day of the third and final Test here on Sunday...

    Set a daunting target of 192 after the tourists were dismissed for 123 in their second innings at the Kensington Oval, a 108-run fifth-wicket partnership between Darren Bravo and Jermaine Blackwood tilted the match decisively the Caribbean side’s way
  • Neymar, Messi guide 10-man Barca to crucial win

    BARCELONA: Neymar and Lionel Messi were on target as Barcelona produced a sensational first-half performance to take a huge step towards the La Liga title with a 2-0 win at local rivals Espanyol on Saturday...

    The visitors dominated from the off and two goals in eight minutes sealed the win as Neymar and Messi rounded off excellent team moves
  • Mother Nature’s guide to weather forecasting

    Quoting a local proverb about the importance of wind in indigenous weather forecasting, Murgher says: “The wisdom is Kara kakar, thadra waa, dhor wikani khao [If there are black cloud and cold winds, sell your livestock and buy food]...

    But if locals see a termite, they take it to mean that there will be a good harvest but food shortage will still take place...

  • Nain, Bismah guide Pakistan to victory

    LAHORE: Fine knocks by Nain Abidi and Bismah Maroof helped Pakistan beat the West Indies by five wickets in the warm-up match of the ICC Women’s World Cup at the Grace Road, Leicester, England, on Tuesday...

    Chasing the target of 247, Pakistan reached home for loss of five wickets
  • Book review: Sputnik’s Guide to Life on Earth

    In Sputnik’s Guide to Life on Earth by Frank Cottrell Boyce, Prez is a shy and sensitive boy who is living in foster care for the time being until he can go back to his grandfather...

    Sputnik’s Guide to Life on Earth has a lot of humour that young readers will enjoy because our alien friend has special powers that are constantly on display...

  • A guide to inequality

    IT is good that inequality is attracting attention in Pakistan because there are significant gaps in our understanding of the phenomenon...

    What is under scrutiny in the West is economic inequality which is only one aspect and that too a rather peculiar one
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