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General

Food Costs Rise Again Thanks to Petrol and Electricity Price Increase

The ripple effects of petroleum and electricity price hikes are now being felt in the realm of food and other commodities as multiple issues compound the woes of the common man.There is a notable shift in the market landscape as the price tag of a kil…

General

Lahore High Court Receives Yet Another Plea to Ban TikTok in Pakistan

An official constitutional petition has been filed with the Lahore High Court, urging for the banning of the popular social media platform, TikTok.The petitioner argues that the continuous spread of inappropriate content on the platform is having a ne…

General

Pakistani Student Arrested in UK for Breaching Work-Hours Restrictions

Muhammad Rauf Waris, a Pakistani student enrolled at Stirling University, has been arrested after allegedly breaching his student visa regulations. The violation pertains to Waris working beyond the sanctioned 20-hour per-week limit.Despite presenting…

Health

Genetically Modified Pig Kidney Survives Over a Month in Human Recipient

Health experts have achieved a major milestone in the field of organ transplantation as a genetically modified pig kidney successfully functioned for more than a month inside a brain-dead patient in the United States (US). The achievement offers new h…

Sports

Hockey Federation and Sports Board Engage in Another Tussle Regarding Suspension of Employees

The Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) has reportedly refused to accept a letter issued by the Pakistan Sports Board (PSB) regarding the suspension of officials.As per the media reports, the decision comes amidst growing tensions between the two entitie…

Sports

PCB Adds Imran Khan in Independence Day Video After Severe Public Backlash

In a dramatic turn of events, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has responded to the outpouring of public outcry by revising its celebratory video commemorating Pakistan’s 77th Independence Day.The initial omission of cricketing legend Imran Khan, coup…

Market

Shell Pakistan Announces Financial Results for H1 2023

The Board of Directors of Shell Pakistan Limited (SPL) announced half year results for the company on August 16th. The company posted a profit after tax of PKR 3.5 billion compared to the profit after tax of PKR 7.5 billion made in the same period las…

Market

Engro Fertilizer Hikes DAP Prices By Rs. 663 Per Bag

The price of diammonium phosphate (DAP) has been increased by Rs. 663 per bag.Engro Fertilizers Limited (PSX: EFERT) has increased urea prices effective from 17 August 2023 (today. According to the new prices, a DAP bag will be sold at Rs. 10,780 post…