So, Is Coconut Oil Healthy or Not?

LONDON: Is coconut oil: good for you bad for you neither good nor bad scientists don't know The subject of this question is the source of a disagreement. Initially, the question was thought to be settled decades ago, when scientist Ancel Keys declared all saturated fats unhealthy. Coconut oil, which is solid at room temperature, is a saturated fat. Keys performed a famous "Seven Countries...

Breastfeeding Can Save You From Deadly Heart Attacks And Stroke

NEW YORK: The benefits of breastfeeding to the newborn baby are extraordinary, which is why it is made a priority for the child right after his birth. But a recent study has also revealed that breastfeeding is beneficial for the mothers too, in terms of lowering risks for heart attack and catalyzing the metabolism process in the longer run. The...

One acre land and Rs50,000 donates for Shaukat Khanum Cancer Hospital

Our Correspondent JACOBABAD: Keeping an eye on the severe troubles were being faced by the people of Sindh due to lack of facilities in Health field, Imran Khan, the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman decided to construct a Cancer Hospital in Karachi to facilitate to the people of Sindh in this regard PTI Chairman was...

SHC allows Hindu girl to go with Muslim husband

Our Correspondent HYDERABAD: Sindh High Court allowed Hindu girl Ravita Meghwar to go with her husband Ali Nawaz Shah who alleged to have kidnapped Ravita 16 and married her after forcibly changed her religion. Satram Meghwar father of girl had filed petition in SHC through advocates Bhagwandas Bheel and Ali Palh. On Friday she was produced by police in...

Salman Khan’s latest Eid release hits screens

MUMBAI: Bollywood bad boy Salman Khan’s latest movie opened in Indian cinemas Friday but film analysts are sceptical it will have the same box office success as his previous Eid blockbusters. It is something of a tradition in the Hindi film industry for Khan to star in the big release of the Eid holiday to mark the end of Ramazan. Last...

Worldwide Al-Quds Day with protest rallies against Israel, US

Millions of people are taking to the streets across Iran and other world countries Friday to show their solidarity with the Palestinians and condemn Israel’s decades-long occupation and atrocities.  The rallies are held to mark Quds Day, which falls on the last Friday of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan. In Tehran and other cities and towns, people from all walks of...

Quetta: Six cops among 13 killed in car bombing near IGP office

QUETTA: At least 13 people including six policemen have lost their lives while 21 others have sustained wounds in a powerful explosion outside Inspector General (IG) office in Quetta, confirmed Deputy Commissioner. According to the details, the blast took place inside a car that was parked near the office. More than 10 injured have been shifted to the Combined Military...

US heavily armed, but many ambivalent about it: survey

WASHINGTON: A country armed with nearly one pistol, rifle or shotgun for every citizen, the United States has a worldwide reputation for being gun-crazy. But the reality is much more complex, according to a survey released Thursday, which says gun violence is contributing to significant ambivalence even though it encourages some to arm up. The Pew Research Center survey confirms well-known...

Michigan airport attacker tried to buy gun: FBI

WASHINGTON: The man arrested for stabbing a police officer in the neck at a Michigan airport — in what has been classified as a terror incident — had tried but failed to buy a gun, officials said Thursday. Amor Ftouhi, 49, the Canadian man accused in Wednesday’s attack, was charged with one count of committing an act of violence at...