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Establishment of economic zones to generate employment opportunities: NA speaker

KARACHI: National Assembly Speaker Asad Qaiser on Friday said establishment of economic zones will generate employment opportunities and improve socio-economic condition of people. "With the transfer of technology from China and establishment of economic zones, employment opportunities will be generated as a result of which socio-economic condition of people will be improved," he said while talking to Vice Chairman of the Standing Committee of National Peoples Congress Zhang Chunxian in Islamabad. The NA speaker said…

Tendulkar wants more opportunities for minnows after Scotland win

Scotland’s historic win over England has led to praise from Indian batting great Sachin Tendulkar, who has called for the sport’s second-tier teams to get more opportunities to prove themselves against top sides. Scotland, who failed to qualify for the 2019 World Cup after the International Cricket Council’s (ICC) decision to limit the tournament to 10 teams, recorded their biggest victory when they beat England, the top-ranked one-day international team, by six runs on Sunday. Read More: Morgan wary of ‘competitive’…

Challenges convertible into opportunities, Army chief gives new year message

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Sunday said a momentous year was over and 2018 was of immense significance for Pakistan both internally and externally with monumental challenges, ARY News reported. “Challenges are convertible into opportunities. Part we have done, remaining we can, and shall do together, Insha Allah,” he said in a tweet posted by media wing of military, Inter Services Public Relations. “Nothing can defeat the spirit of Pakistan,” said the COAS. Read More: 2017 gave us hope…

BISP inks MoU with USAID-PYWD project for improved socio-economic opportunities

ISLAMABAD: Benazir Income Support Program (BISP) has inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with US Agency for International Development (USAID)-Punjab Youth Workforce Development (PYWD) project for improved socio-economic opportunities for marginalized youth through skill-based training “BISP is a social safety net that endeavors to tackle poverty through multi-pronged strategy. It not only assists in poverty management but also works to graduate its beneficiaries out of poverty through the cooperation of other…

School fair in Karachi showcases US educational opportunities

KARACHI: EducationUSA Pakistan and the U.S. Educational Foundation in Pakistan (USEFP) teamed up to organize a 'Back to School' fair in Karachi on Sunday at which hundreds of Pakistani students met alumni from 40 U.S. colleges and universities with U.S. Consulate staff answering questions on visas, life in the U.S. and college applications, according to a press statement.

5 fears that kill your personality

The only difference between an adult and a kid is fear. Little kids are fearless of these irrational fears that ruin our personalities. Although we also had fears of climbing up tall places or of darkness but by adolescence these fears go and give their place to more abstract things. Here are few irrational fears that we need to stop believing in for a healthy life.