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Habib Bank faces charges of financing terrorism

Habib Ban is accused of “secondary liability” in a US terrorism case. According to ‘Bloomberg’, the plaintiff accused Habib Bank Limited of aiding and abetting al-Qaeda and supporting the plot of the attacks that killed or injured 370 people. The bank is liable under the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act for providing substantial assistance to international terrorism. In three cases, the plaintiffs “substantially alleged” that the attacks were planned by a “foreign terrorist organization” such as al-Qaeda, Lashkar-e-Taiba, Jaish-e-Mohammed, the Afghan Taliban, the Haqqani Network, and the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan. The judge said the plaintiffs sufficiently allege that the bank knew its customers were connected to an al-Qaida terrorist campaign directly and by proxy to allege common knowledge. According to the judge, the complaints show that the bank knowingly and opportunistically helped al-Qaida and its agents engage in terrorist activities and evade sanctions, which amounte

Sara Inam: the woman who was killed in Islamabad.

Sara Inam was allegedly murdered by her husband at their farmhouse in Islamabad’s Chak Shahzad neighbourhood. Her husband and the main accused in the case, Shahnawaz, are currently in police custody on physical remand. Source: BBC Sara Inam received a Masters degree in Arts and Economics from the University of Waterloo in Canada in 2007, according to information obtained. The University of Waterloo is regarded as one of the best economic educational institutions in the world. After completing her education, Sarah started her professional life in Canada as a Junior Evaluation Officer. In 2010, she joined the business consulting firm ‘Deloitte’ in Abu Dhabi, where she worked for four years as a consultant and then as a senior consultant. Following this job, she joined the ‘Education and Knowledge’ organisation in Abu Dhabi. In the year 2021, Sarah joined the Economic Affairs Authority of Abu Dhabi where her main responsibility was to set policies to encourage investors. During her tenure

The presence of microplastics in Karachi tea has been revealed

Numerous microplastic particles have been found in the tea made in hotels in Karachi, the capital of Sindh province, according to a recent study. Microplastics are plastic particles, typically invisible to the naked eye, that are found in the air, water, sea life, vegetables, and other things. According to previous global research, every person in the world swallows 50,000 microplastic particles every year through their food and breath. The World Health Organization (WHO) stated that microplastic particles are not harmful to human health in light of the aforementioned studies. A recent study in Pakistan discovered that Karachi residents are consuming microplastics through tea. According to Arab Broadcasting Agency ‘Urdu News,’ a cup of tea in Karachi may contain 100 to 1200 microplastic particles, according to research conducted jointly by Jinnah Hospital for Women and ‘World Wide Fund for Nature’ (WWF). are In light of this, WWF technical expert Muhammad Moazzam Khan told the broadcas

Dear Maria B, your ill-informed views on the transgender rights law are not ‘educating’ anyone

Designer Maria B has shared a video of her and her sisters talking about the Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Act, 2018. Last month, she clashed horns with transgender rights activist Dr Mehrub Moiz Awan after the academic was excluded from a TEDxISL (International School Lahore) panel. Source: Designer Maria Butt misidentified Caitlyn Jenner as the ‘most famous transgender’ person in the world. Butt shared a video of herself and her sisters Najia and Aafia talking about the law. She said it’s a “hot topic” that they want to discuss considering that it will affect their children. She says there is a massive difference between being intersex and being transgender. The act was made for the khwaja sira community, who are intersex, she says. The chairman of the Council for Islamic Ideology (CII) has expressed concern over the Transgender Rights Act in Pakistan. The act provides legal recognition to transgender persons, enshrining their rights to education, basic health f

Amendments to transgender act sought

Mohsin Aziz, head of the Senate Standing Committee on Interior, sent the Transgender act (Protection of Rights) (Amendment) Bill 2022 to the Senate on Wednesday. He wants to make important changes to the Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Act 2018. Considering the significance of the bill, Senate Chairman Sadiq Sanjrani immediately referred it to the relevant committee for review. The purpose of The Intersex Persons (Protection of Rights) (Amendment) Bill, 2022 is to protect the welfare of transgender individuals. According to the bill, intersex individuals will have the same access to education, healthcare, employment, and other opportunities as the average member of society. The bill specifies that this act’s primary objective should have been to protect the rights of “intersex persons.” Intersex person typically refers to a person with ambiguous genitalia and is also referred to as a hermaphrodite. Nonetheless, the Act of 2018 contains provisions that are in direct oppositio

How many friends can we have at the same time?

Different studies try to put figures to the mystery of human friendship They say that friends can be counted on the fingers of one hand. Whether this premise is true or not, science seems obsessed with making numbers with friendship, measuring its duration and intensity and seeking an explanation for its decreasing trend throughout life. These are some of the key numbers of friendship. 150 connections The Dunbar number is the number of stable and meaningful relationships we can maintain at the same time. It was calculated by Robin Dunbar, an evolutionary psychologist at the University of Oxford. The number is an approximation, and connections can vary between 100 and 250. The pillars of friendship A study suggests that middle-aged women only need to have three or more friends to raise their satisfaction levels, compared to men who have four or more.. Robin Dunbar pinpoints seven pillars of friendship. The chosen person is very similar to one, with a similar sense of humor. The others a

Abdominal pain in an infant-when to suspect, what to do?

A baby is unable to communicate his problems. Therefore, the parent must guess as to what is causing his unhappiness. However, there are some signs that are very clear and enable you to act to relieve your baby’s discomfort. Young children are most frequently bothered by stomach issues. As a result of their digestive system’s immaturity, it occasionally malfunctions. Colic, gas, constipation, etc. are a few examples. When we battle with food allergies or different forms of intolerance, our small bellies also hurt. Babies simply scream because they are hurt and won’t tell you what upsets them. And parents must determine precisely what is wrong with them. The more seasoned will be aware of what’s happening, but the new ones may not. We provide advice on how to help your baby, when to be suspicious of pain in a small belly, and what signals to watch out for. How do babies let them know that their tummy hurts? Baby stomach pain symptoms include crying and other behaviors. Parents can check

Bariatric Advantage Supplements are great

We all know that bariatric surgery has become a popular procedure in the United States among morbidly obese persons. This popular procedure has become a standard treatment for severe obesity. Patients who undergo this surgery are often kept on nutritional diet products before and after the surgery. Hospitals and individuals can buy Bariatric Advantage supplements from at reasonable prices. You will find a wide selection of foods and vitamins in their store. They have Bariatric Bars, Bariatric Breakfast Items, Bariatric Drinks, Shakes, Bariatric Puddings and snacks. These items will fulfill your daily protein and vitamin requirements. Their website is secure. You can shop with confidence. You can get the assistance of their friendly staff in your product selection if you like. The medical grade protein diet supplements used by hospitals, doctors, and weight loss clinics are available from Diet Direct, which has developed into the industry’s top online source.

ClearOne Advantage Complies with New Debt Relief Service Regulations

The leading debt settlement company, ClearOne Advantage says that they have introduced new business modernization plans for their company. The company has taken this step to comply with the Trade Commission (FTC) Telemarketing Sales Rule. These rules have been enacted to improve the service of debt settlement companies and provide protection and debt relief to consumers. ClearOne Advantage is a pioneer in the debt relief sector, scoring 9 out of 10 for customer satisfaction and holding an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau. Since 2008, we’ve assisted thousands of clients in getting rid of significant credit card debt and other unsecured debts without charging upfront costs or requiring personal bankruptcy. Debt settlement is a form of debt relief. Consumers can take better advantage of this option if they join a debt settlement program conducted by reputable industry experts. ClearOne Advantage is a full-service debt settlement company providing settlements of credit cards and

Experts say thousands of Pakistanis die each year from the wrong medication.

Roughly 500,000 individuals each year in Pakistan die as a result of taking the wrong medications, which also accounts for about 3% of hospital mortality and about 18.3% of adverse events. These insights were provided by medical professionals in a webinar titled “Medication Without Harm,” according to a story in the Dawn newspaper. The function was presided over by the Chief Executive Officer of the Punjab Health Commission, Dr. Muhammad Saqib Aziz. Experts in their respective fields urge doctors to strictly adhere to established medical and clinical protocols. They also advised that, in the event of any negligence, the relevant authorities should look into the situation so that future preventative measures can be taken. Dr. Faisal Sultan, the chief executive officer of Shaukat Khanum Memorial Hospital and Noor Muhammad Shah, the director of the pharmacy division of the Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan (DRAP), are all leaders in their fields. According to Dr. Saqib Aziz, the goal

Milk and yoghurt can guard against diabetes

A new study has discovered that drinking milk and yoghurt on a regular basis can help guard against type 2 diabetes. This finding comes on the heels of the discovery that milk and yoghurt have many other health benefits when consumed on a daily basis. Photo by PhotoMIX Company : Diabetes is a disease that slowly eats away at the internal organs of the human body like a termite would, and if it is not identified in time, it can lead to a variety of serious health complications, including vision loss, renal failure, and a host of other serious conditions. People who are overweight, do not maintain a healthy diet, or lead unhealthy lifestyles are more likely to develop type 2 diabetes. Diabetes type 2 is believed to be the beginning stage of this serious disease, which has the potential to become life-threatening if it is not recognised and treated in a timely manner. Recent studies on type 2 diabetes have indicated that maintaining a diet that includes dairy products like milk and yoghur

Read about the best herbal sleeping pills

A report published by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) that featured more than 2,000 Americans found that almost 3 in 10 have insomnia, and more than half may be self-medicating using herbal sleeping pills . What’s more, 28% of the people in the study reported that insomnia worsened their lives and daily routines. The American Academy of Sleep Medicine defines insomnia as difficulty falling or staying asleep with related daytime impairments. Insomnia is divided into three categories by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine: chronic insomnia disorder, short-term insomnia disorder, and other insomnia disorders.” (Insomnia: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatments | Sleep Foundation, 2018)  “Insomnia does not have a single, well-established cause. However, research indicates that in many cases, insomnia is caused by specific physiological arousals that happen at unfavourable times and disturb regular sleep patterns. Such arousal can manifest as elevated heart rate, elevated body tem

Looking for work boots? Type of safety boots

If a new pair of men’s work boots don’t feel comfortable all day, they’re useless. Details can help you spot quality footwear. The best men’s work boots are robust, basic, and well-made. Workboots should have full-grain leather uppers. High boots use top-grain leather, genuine leather, and nylon. This article features durable and safe men’s work boots. Use this list to select the best work boots for you. Each boot below was chosen after a market and product review. Types of Work Boots Men’s work boots provide support, comfort, and protection from workplace risks. Workplaces present varying obstacles. Read on to learn about safety toes, electrical protection, slide resistance, and more. Steel Toe Safety toes are common in men’s work boots. Comfortable steel toe boots include a steel-toe cup. Steel-toe boots defend against falling items, compression, wounds, burns, and punctures. Electrical hazard protection can be added, although they’re not suggested for metal detector-equipped workpla

Looking for work boots to protect your feet?

Why do people wear work boots? We know construction workers need steel-toed boots. Safety shoes come in many styles, making them suitable for airports, logistics, and transportation. Five reasons why employees must wear safety shoes. Workers should wear protective equipment and have their feet covered to prevent crush injuries when working in hectic and fast-paced conditions. There is a chance that workers could step on products when moving and lifting them in a setting like an airport. Worker safety may be improved with safety shoes with reinforced toes. Any workplace can have trips, slips, and falls, especially if safety shoes are not required. Comfortable safety shoes will assist you keep your balance and will help you avoid trips and slides. Additionally, it’s critical to wear shoes with good traction and tread, particularly while climbing ladders or walking on uneven terrain in the construction sector. Safety shoes can prevent muscle strain in addition to protecting the worker f

Why did the length of the day on earth become longer? Scientists are confused

According to atomic clocks and astronomical observations, Earth’s days have become surprisingly long and this situation has puzzled scientists. Scientists believe that this change will have a profound impact on our accurate timekeeping and technologies such as GPS that are important in our daily lives. According to scientists, over the past few decades, the speed of the Earth’s rotation in its orbit has accelerated, which determines how long our day will be, but if you remember, we had the shortest day in the last 50 years in June this year. has spent Despite this record short day, this acceleration has slowed again in 2020 and Earth’s days have once again become longer. The tidal friction caused by the Moon slowed the Earth’s rotation millions of years ago, and every 100 years the Earth’s speed increases by 2.3 milliseconds. Earth’s fastest rotation breaks record for shortest day According to scientists, the relationship between the inner and outer surface of the Earth is also very im

Lack of sleep may make you less likely to help others, study finds

While lack of sleep has negative effects on our health, it can also make us less likely to help others. This has been revealed by researchers from the University of California in their research. According to reports, research shows that sleep deprivation affects the part of your brain that is directly linked to social interaction and empathy. Researchers say that when sleep is complete, we also consider the needs of others and feel happy by helping people. Dr. Noomi Shah of the sleep medicine department at Mount Sinai Hospital of America, involved in this research, says that 8 hours of sleep is very important for a person not only for physical health but also for mental health. How important is mealtime to mental health? University of California researchers also looked at the effects of selfishness by analyzing changes in neural activity and behavior that benefit others. “As a teacher, I find that when I’m in a happy mood, I’m more active in helping my students,” said the Queens reside

Suicidal tendencies are more prevalent in people with long covid

The phrase “long-covid” is used to describe people with Corona who continue to experience numerous medical issues even after they have recovered. According to numerous studies conducted thus far, there are at least 200 different medical issues or symptoms associated with long COVID, including some potentially dangerous problems. Long COVID, which is defined as experiencing corona-like symptoms and other medical issues for six months to two and a half years even after recovering from a corona, affects an estimated 150 million people worldwide. . Long-term cancer patients have the highest levels of depression, which has raised the predisposition for suicide and led to an increase in such occurrences in several nations, including the United States and the United Kingdom. Experts from the US National Institutes of Health and the United Kingdom’s Data Collection Agency reportedly started looking into the rising trends in suicide among persons with long-term Covid-19 and found their connec

Sugar level and neurosis. Simple changes can make a difference

Neurosis is a word for a disorder that causes a lot of worry. Scientists show that erratic changes in glucose levels, especially low glucose levels, can cause neurosis to start. Diabetes studies back this up very strongly. Diet, reducing stress, and being physically active can all help lower blood sugar, which in turn can improve mental health. Photo by PhotoMIX Company : Research shows that neurosis, anxiety disorders, and depression are linked to both low blood sugar (hypoglycemia) and sugar levels that go up and down quickly. It might be true for everyone. One study found that 205 out of 220 neurotic people had hypoglycemia. In turn, professor Sue Penckofer showed that diabetic women's bad moods were linked to bigger changes in their blood sugar levels. Statistics show that as many as 25% of people with diabetes are depressed. Scientists think that changes in blood sugar, which are common in people with diabetes, could be to blame. Researchers have found a link between low blood

Indians say Girls are as capable as sons. Now they oppose abortions of girls

India’s predilection for sons causes rampant misogyny and the unlawful termination of female foetuses. However, things are changing as more women achieve success in business and athletics and as police raid clinics that conduct abortions based on gender. Indian woman working at a sari factory Millions of female embryos have been illegally aborted in India due to the preference for sons, who are considered as the family’s breadwinners and perform funeral rites for their deceased parents. This is especially true in northern states like Haryana. However, the most recent government statistics and firsthand accounts from women and health professionals indicate that the trend is shifting. This is the outcome of education, the accomplishments of well-known Indian women in sport and business, and the crackdown on clinics that perform illegal abortions on minors. The National Family Health Survey (NFHS) of 2019–21 revealed for the first time that there are more women than males—exactly 1020 wom

ISIM has become popular. Traditional SIM cards future?

Qualcomm said that it would work with Vodafone and Thales to develop iSIM technology. The first working device with this solution was shown. This solution could replace eSIM, which more and more manufacturers are starting to offer. The most important thing about it will be that it will be easier to use. Since 2016, ESIM technology has been used in many devices. It has many benefits, such as being able to switch networks quickly. But there are also problems, and the main one is that you have to use a dedicated chip that must be installed on the motherboard. Qualcomm decided to fix this problem by making the iSIM, which has the digital SIM card built right into the processor. With this kind of solution, you can speed up the commercialization of technology by a lot. By buying a Qualcomm chip, which is one of the biggest providers of mobile systems, the company can offer iSIM right away without having to worry about installing an extra chip. The advantage, according to the company that mad

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The A15 chip in the iPhone 14 would be different from the one in the iPhone 13

The A15 Bionic chip, which Apple designed, is reported to be well-equipped in the iPhone 14 and 14 Max (Plus), the two least expensive versions in the lineup. It appears, though, that the chip is distinct from the one that drives the iPhone 13 in some ways. Small programme improvements would be made. Apple will not always utilise the same chip on all iPhone 14 models. The Cupertino firm would save the new SoC A16 Bionic for the iPhone 14 Pro and 14 Pro Max, the two premium models, according to reports that have surfaced recently. The iPhone 14 and iPhone 14 Max (Plus) should be content with an A15 Bionic chip on their end. The devices would receive the same chipset as the iPhone 13 and would be less expensive than the two Pro variants. With this strategy, Apple would aim to lower production costs, which are rapidly increasing, while increasing the distinctions between the high-end and regular versions. The A15 processor of the iPhone 14 would be different from that of the iPhone 13, ac

Snapdragon 4 and 6 Gen 1 for mid-range smartphones

The SoC family distinguished by the new nomenclature started with Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 has been completed by Qualcomm’s announcement of two new chips intended for mid-range handsets. The last two parts, the new Snapdragon 6 Gen 1 and Snapdragon 4 Gen 1, then arrive. The most observant people will recall that the first has already been predicted in recent days, but today we are finally given access to all the official information. SNAPDRAGON 6 GEN 1 So let’s start with the Snapdragon 6 Gen 1, which is the more potent of the two proposals. A SoC made at 4 nm is able to provide up to 40% more performance on the CPU front than the previous generation, while a + 35% increase in graphics performance is recorded, again compared to the SoC of the same previous range, making it possible to access HDR gaming experiences with frame rates that can exceed 60 fps and support for Variable Rate Shading. Due to the incorporation of a triple 12-bit ISP that supports sensors up to 108 MegaPixels and allows

iPhone 14 will probably have significant security features.

There are rumors’ that the American computer and mobile technology giant Apple will unveil computers and tablets, including its iPhone 14, by the end of the week. This time, there is a chance that the company will offer big improvements to its phone lineup. According to reports, the company has modified the phone’s appearance for the first time since 2017—and this time, in addition to the display, the back and cover have both undergone changes. Rear side camera location has reportedly improved, and from a distance, it seems to be a single camera. In addition, it’s expected that significant upgrades will add numerous security features to the phone’s camera. The software and operating system have also been enhanced by implementing significant security changes in the Apple iPhone, according to a recent report by “Nine to Five Mac.” According to the report, the iPhone 14 also contains capabilities that let the user know when an app intends to use the phone’s camera or microphone. A green l

Habits That Cause Joint pain

Do you experience joint pain? If so, you are not alone. In fact, the majority of people experience joint disease between the ages of 40 and 50. In fact, as people age, their bones also start to deteriorate, which makes them more susceptible to joint pain. Photo by Towfiqu barbhuiya : The body releases uric acid as a result of physical processes, which is typically dissolved in the blood and excreted through the kidneys through the urine. However, when the body has a large amount of it, it can build up and cause this disease. The kidneys are unable to eliminate it once it begins to form. As a result, it begins to create crystals in the joints, which results in discomfort. Your joints are sensitive to heavy loads because they join your bones together. The stress on the knees is four times greater for every 400g increase in body weight. Similar pressure increases on the legs, hips, and back, causing harm, discomfort, and pain. Edema is also brought on by excess body weight, which causes