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Economic Potential Of Suez Canal Explained

Any blockage to the Suez Canal costs 9 9.6 billion a day. Due to the temporary blockage of the canal, Egypt is losing 14 million dollars daily. Why Suez Canal is important economically? Egypt earns billions of dollars in toll tax through Suez Canal. About 30 percent of global container …

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NCOC Decides New Restrictions, Ban On Social Gatherings

The National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) on Sunday decided to ban wedding ceremonies from April 5 onwards in cities and districts where the positivity rate is above 8 per cent, as part of new restrictions to contain the third wave of the novel coronavirus in Pakistan. The third wave …

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Casual Sexism Is Very Casual. Why It Shouldn’t Be?

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  Gone are the days when women were treated like an inhuman kind of commodity and the heinous crimes like female infanticide were common, and women were being portrayed as lesser human beings. Now, it’s time when women are doing equally well like a man and contributing in almost every …

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Maulana Tariq Jameel Gets The Pride Of Performance Award

President Dr Arif Alvi on Tuesday (Pakistan Day) conferred civil awards on 88 Pakistani and foreign nationals in recognition of their services in different fields during a ceremony at Aiwan-i-Sadr. The awards included six Nishan-i-Imtiaz, three Hilal-i-Imtiaz, 24 Sitara-i-Shuja’at, eight Sitara-i-Imtiaz, 14 President’s Award for Pride of Performance, one Sitara-i-Quaid-i-Azam, …

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Pakistani Actor Commits Suicide Amid Financial Constraints

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Close to 800 000 people die due to suicide every year. Suicide is a serious public health problem; however, suicides are preventable with timely, evidence-based, and often low-cost interventions. For national responses to be effective, a comprehensive multisectoral suicide prevention strategy is needed.  The pandemic of COVID-19 is hitting hard …

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A Love That Crossed All The Barriers

When “I” is replaced with “we”, even illness becomes “wellness”. Normally, people are fantasized by traditional tales of Heer Ranjha, Sohni Mahiwal, Sassi Punnu, and likes but a 20-year girl has set quite a different precedent and decided to live her own way whilst family, as well as circumstances, went against …

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Human Inventions Move The Societies Backward

Looking at the world with fresh eyes is the hallmark of a genius inventor – being open to endless possibilities for creation. How we use things is totally upon us. The fault lies within our way of thinking, not in the human inventions of various nature. Photo source: 123rf    …

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