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Arts & Leisure - Arts

Public uproar led a major shift in Facebook Facebook, was once again in headlines all thanks to its controversial censor policy to censor an iconic Vietnam War photo of a naked girl escaping a napalm bombing.However, this time the social media giant has to backtrack from its decision, the move came after Facebook erased the photograph of the napalm bombing girl , from its pages of several Norwegian authors and media outlets on Friday, but has to reverse its decision bowing to public criticism."An image of a naked child would normally be presumed to violate our Community Standards, and in some countries might even qualify as child pornography," Facebook said in a statement. "In this case, we recognize the history and global importance of this image in documenting a particular moment in time," it added.The image was Captured in 1972 by Pulitzer Prize-winner Nick Ut of the Associated Press, reported Al Jazeera. The image of screaming children running ...

Arts & Leisure - Lifestyle

Spice Up Your Eid with These Unique Hunter Beef Pakistani Hunter Beef is a very popular dish made with spicy beef and whenever the event of Eid ul Azha (Bakra Eid) comes, people rush for making it with qurbani meat.Ingredients• Salt Lahori, to taste • Vinegar White 1 cup • Lemon JuIce 1/4 cup • Garlic 10 Cloves • Crushed Black Pepper 2 tsp • Beef 2kg(whole piece of undercut) • Butter 3 tbsp Method * Make small holes in beef with a small ...

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The case of exploding smartphone batteries… Explained! Samsung recently made headlines after it recalled its freshly released Galaxy Note7 smartphone in the wake of reports of dozens of its phones exploding, obviously risking the lives of its user in process.However, the question is why these batteries explode in the first place. The answer may surprise you, as one might simply suggest that the exploding battery is all fault of the manufacturer, however, the bigger answer is that the ever improving technology itself ...

Arts & Leisure - Movies

Shamoon Abbasi launches short films with special focus on social media KARACHI: Renowned TV actor/director filmmaker Shamoon Abbasi has launched a short film series, especially for social media audience.He said these films aren't commercially attached to any TV channel, or media companies, or cinema distribution companies, but specifically made for social media. He pointed out that it is based on a true event.He said these short films are aimed at highlighting some of the issues that occur in society by making a series of short films ...

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Pakistan's six universities ranked in top 700 ISLAMABAD: Minister of State Engr Muhammad Baligh-Ur-Rehman Friday informed the National Assembly that Pakistan's six universities are ranked in top 700 universities of the world.Responding to the questions of Parliamentarians in National Assembly during hour, he said "As per Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) world ranking 2015-16, six Pakistani universities are ranked in top 701."The universities, he said, included National University of Science and Technology, Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad, Lahore University of Management Sciences, University of Engineering and ...

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Sacrificial camel dances on dhol beats Most songs and music beats simply want to make you happy or sad. But some are bound to do more. Same is the case here as a sacrificial animal enchants audience with a rhythmic dance on dhol beats. Once the dhol beat began, the owner gave a signal to camel that stood in a minute to perform the dance on it. The crowd cheered the dance joyfully.This desert animal’s dance is one of the major ...

Arts & Leisure - Lifestyle

Special Recipes for Eid-ul-Azha: BEEF PASANDAY Eid-ul-Azha is still few days away, one of the significant religious occasions Eid ul Azha is celebrated with passion and zeal. It is the second most important festival of Muslims. There are so different but delicious recipes cook on the day of Eid ul Azha.Ingredients• 1 kg Beef, in 1-inch cubes • 11/2 Teaspoons Salt • 1/2 pint yogurt • 8 ounces Ghee • 2 Onions, sliced • 2 ounces fresh Ginger • 4 Garlic ...