By Saleem Shahid QUETTA, Jan 7: More than 100,000 tons of imported fertiliser, unloaded at the Gwadar port, has been dispatched to various parts of the country since the port became functional on Dec 20. The government is importing 350,000 tons of fertiliser through the port. “So far 150,000 […]
Dr Maleeha Lodhi Even by the grim standards of Pakistan’s history, 2008 was a tumultuous year. The assassination of Benazir Bhutto cast a pall of gloom at the year’s outset. But the high point of a politically charged year was the February 18 election, which represented a moment of hope […]
A dangerous type of snoring known as sleep apnea can cause stroke by decreasing blood flow, raising blood pressure and harming the brain’s ability to modulate these changes, researchers reported. The study may help explain why people with sleep apnea are more likely to have strokes and to die in […]
Washington advised to support local Jihadis against ‘transnational’ Jihadis and Sunni rulers against Iranian govt RAWALPINDI: The United States is currently engaged in what has been characterised as the “long war”. A comprehensive report by the Rand Corporation, a US based institution that helps improve policy and decision making through […]
WASHINGTON: What do Pakistan and Mexico have in common? They figure in the nightmares of US military planners trying to peer into the future and identify the next big threats.