Monthly Archives: March 2014


A TROUBLESOME LADY

BY ALI SUKHANVER  Sometimes memories prove a gigantic hurdle in our way to progress particularly when they are nightmare-like bitterly unpleasant and horribly painful; but for a brighter future and a successful present, it is always advisable to get rid of all such pinching memories. But unfortunately there are some […]


Nowruz: Dancing Between Cultures

Mehmood Ul Hassan Khan Nowruz means “New Day”, is widely referred to as the Persian New Year. Every year millions of people worldwide celebrate the arrival of spring with the festive Nowruz Holiday. Its celebration period varies from country to country and from region to region i.e. from March 20/21. […]


Toyota prices decline by Rs75,000 in Pakistan

KARACHI: Indus Motor Company Limited (IMC) has brought down the prices of its cars and pickups by up to Rs75,000, said a press statement on Thursday. IMC reduced the prices of Toyota Corolla Xli/Gli variants by Rs50,000, while the rates of Toyota Corolla Altis variants were decreased by Rs75,000. The […]


Punjab Vehicle token tax data computerised 1

The Excise and Taxation (E&T) Department, Punjab, has finally computerized the entire data of token tax after synchronizing data from 147 post offices of Punjab and linked it with an SMS service. Now, citizens can check their outstanding token tax just by sending their vehicle’s registration number to 9966 through […]


Wireless electricity to soon power cell phones, cars

In a few years, you may never have to worry about manually charging your cell phone or paying for gasoline again. Wireless electricity isn’t a new concept, it was publicly demonstrated over 100 years ago by Nikola Tesla – but has remained elusive in broad commercial applications. However, a start-up […]