Are Pet Plants and Plant Butlers the Latest Trend or a Sinister Form of Therapy?

The Seoul Metropolitan Government has opened a plant hospital dedicated to treating sick houseplants. The facility offers care services and free consultations with plant experts. In severe cases, sick plants can be hospitalised and receive extensive care, including repotting, soil replacement, careful watering and lighting. The city also opened small-scale plant clinics in four districts, […]

PCB’s ominous demand for clarity spurred by discontentment with latest ICC revenue plan.

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has expressed its unhappiness with the International Cricket Council’s (ICC) proposed new revenue-sharing model for the 2024-27 cycle, despite recognising that India should receive the biggest share of the money. Leaked figures released by Cricinfo showed India would receive 38.5%, while England would get 6.89% and Australia 6.25%. Pakistan’s share […]

What you don’t know about these latest items being hit by ‘shrinkflation’ could cost you.

“Shrinkflation” is affecting several products, according to new data from supermarket comparison app Frugl. This happens when costs for manufacturers go up, causing them to reduce the size of their products rather than increase prices. For example, Woolworth’s organic tomato chutney went from $4.20 for 275g to $5 for 250g due to increased wholesale costs. […]

The latest development of Google accounts leaves users vulnerable to a mysterious, new form of authentication.

Google is introducing passkeys, a new cryptographic keys solution that eliminates the need for traditional passwords and two-step verification codes when signing in. Passkeys are a safer and more convenient alternative to passwords, and can replace sign-in systems like 2FA or SMS verification with a local PIN or a device’s own biometric authentication, such as […]

“ECP’s latest move sends shivers as they file a petition in SC seeking review of Punjab poll order accused of lacking ‘judicial restraint’.”

The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has filed a petition in the Supreme Court to reconsider a ruling stating that polls in Punjab must take place on 14 May. The ECP argues that the verdict disregards the country’s constitution, laws and previous judgments. An apex court of Pakistan had declared that 14 May should be […]

“Is EcoPro the Latest Meme Stock Craze?”

The stock prices of EcoPro, a South Korean battery materials firm, and its affiliates have been increasing rapidly due to a retail investor frenzy. EcoPro was previously an unknown stock listed on the tech-heavy Kosdaq exchange but is now one of the most talked-about stocks in the country’s equity market. The rise in share prices […]

Militants Wage Deadly Battle in Karachi Police HeadquartersThe Pakistani Taliban claimed responsibility for the assault, the latest in a string of attacks from the group that have shaken many Pakistanis’ sense of security in recent months.By Zia ur-Rehman and Christina Goldbaum

کراچی پولیس ہیڈکوارٹر میں عسکریت پسندوں کی ہلاکت خیز لڑائی پاکستانی طالبان نے اس حملے کی ذمہ داری قبول کی، جو کہ حالیہ مہینوں میں بہت سے پاکستانیوں کے تحفظ کے احساس کو متزلزل کرنے والے گروپ کے حملوں میں تازہ ترین ہے۔ ضیاء الرحمان اور کرسٹینا گولڈ بام کی طرف سے Source link

Latest four-member SpaceX crew docks with International Space Station

اسپیس ایکس کریو ڈریگن کیپسول جمعہ کو علی الصبح بین الاقوامی خلائی اسٹیشن (آئی ایس ایس) پر بحفاظت پہنچ گیا، جس میں چھ ماہ کا سائنس مشن شروع کرنے کے لیے دو امریکی خلاباز، ایک روسی خلاباز اور ایک متحدہ عرب امارات کا خلاباز تھا۔ اینڈیور کے نام سے خودمختار طور پر اڑنے والا خلائی […]