Sweet Delights: A History of Chocolate
Both Sugary sweets and chocolate confectioneries may be classified as a type of food that is essentially based around...
Sweet Delights: and the Pakistani Sweet tooth
Sugar and chocolate confectioneries are a class of food items that are loosely based around savories such as sugar...
Oil prices edge up in Asia after sharp plunge
Oil prices edged up slightly Thursday after being hammered the day before by data showing a sharp rise in...
Sweet Delights: A History of Chocolate
Both Sugary sweets and chocolate confectioneries may be classified as a type of food that is essentially based around both sugar and chocolate. Apart from that, they may also may also include caramel, butter, biscuits, and different kinds of nuts and raisins added as extra flavors. o  Where does... Read more
Sweet Delights: and the Pakistani Sweet tooth
Sugar and chocolate confectioneries are a class of food items that are loosely based around savories such as sugar and chocolate, both of which are particular favorites of Pakistanis in general, in both rural and urban locales. They may also include butter, caramel, biscuits, and different kinds of nuts... Read more
Oil prices edge up in Asia after sharp plunge
Oil prices edged up slightly Thursday after being hammered the day before by data showing a sharp rise in US stockpiles, while analysts warned a pick-up in the dollar would add further downward pressure. Both main contracts plunged Wednesday after the US Energy Department said commercial inventories in the... Read more
Oil prices up in Asia
Oil prices extended their rise in Asia Monday as robust economic data from the United States and China fueled hopes of a pick-up in demand from the world’s top two economies. While a sense of calm has returned to Turkey following a failed coup attempt over the weekend, analysts said the situation... Read more
US Dollar in free fall in Asia
The US dollar has fallen in  Asia earlier today after comments from Federal Reserve boss Janet Yellen on the weak global economy suggested the central bank will not hike interest rates any time soon. The greenback also sank to late 2014 levels against the yen on the back of... Read more
Oil prices rebound slightly in Asia
Oil prices rebounded on bargain-buying in Asia earlier today after yesterday’s steep decline but analysts warned any gains would be limited as the global glut that has hammered markets showed no sign of letting up. Investors are also nervously awaiting the release later in the day of a report... Read more
All 3 formats: Pakistan cricket team edge India as most successful team in Asia
Pakistan cricket beat England earlier yesterday, to become the most successful Asian team in terms of numbers of wins in all three formats i.e Test, ODIs and T20s. After the victory, Pakistan now boasts a higher total number of matches won and a higher win percentage when compared to the... Read more
Asian millionaires soon to be world’s richest: Report
Asia Pacific millionaires are set to become the world’s richest next year, a report stated earlier  yesterday, driven largely by wealthy individuals in India and China. The combined wealth of Asia Pacific’s super rich will surpass its 2014 total of $15.8 trillion and overtake that of their North American... Read more
Oil prices down in Asia
Oil prices fell in Asia Tuesday, with the possible return of Iranian crude to the global market stoking further concerns over a supply glut, analysts said. Iran and major western powers are racing to agree a deal by June 30 that would see Tehran open up its nuclear programme... Read more
US encourages Pakistan, India to reduce tension, move towards dialogue
The United States on Friday asked Pakistan and India to take steps to reduce tension and move towards resuming talks, saying the two countries have mutual interest in addressing the threat posed by violent extremism and terrorism. “The relationship between India and Pakistan is critical to advancing peace and... Read more
WHO says 1 in 8 deaths linked to air pollution
Air pollution kills about 7 million people a year and is linked to 1 in 8 deaths worldwide, according to a report released Tuesday by the World Health Organization.The finding more than doubles previous estimates “and confirms that air pollution is now the world’s largest single environmental health risk,”... Read more