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  • Online guide published to encourage sustainable business in Pakistan

    KARACHI: “The reason why Pakistan suffers from rampant child labour is because the definition of a child varies to suit the needs of a few...

    Once it is universalised, then only will we be able to eradicate this social evil,” said Karamat Ali, executive director of the Pakistan Institute of Labour Education and Research (Piler)...

  • 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...

  • Your guide to pursuing a PhD in Pakistan

    Universities in Pakistan are aggressively promoting higher-ed opportunities...

    If you are planning to pursue higher education in Pakistan, particularly at the doctoral level, you most probably are unaware of your rights and obligations as a doctoral student...

  • 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...

    Particularly with a Pakistani writing from within Pakistan, I wondered if I would see echoes of the Pakistan I know in the crew of the First Light...

  • 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
  • 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...

    Leg-spinner Ibtesam grabbed 6-47 as Sanghar were all out for 193 in their first innings with Kamran Rehmani scoring a gutsy 105 (16 fours and one six)
  • Environment: A DIY guide to going green

    After the last tourist season in Hunza, some businessmen in Karimabad complained that domestic tourists, especially those arriving from Punjab, litter the picturesque valley with reckless abandon...

    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...

  • 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

    In March, as the crow breeding season begins, fisherfolk of the Indus Delta get busy counting their eggs...

    “If the crows lay more than three eggs, the monsoons will bring good rains,” explains 50-year-old social activist Shafi Murgher from a small town of the delta in district Thatta
  • 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...

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