Does E631 Use Extracted Pig’s Fat

The E number known as E631 (or sodium inosinate) is an additive that is used in many products to act as a flavour enhancer...

Paid toilets on Motorway Pakistan

Paid toilets is common facility in Europe. It has now also started in Pakistan on Motorway by Hascol Petroleum. The standard of toilets is...

Consumer rights

PAKISTANI consumers barely get a worthwhile warranty or a solid money-back guarantee from the manufacturer or importer of the commodities they purchase. Although there are...

At government hospitals, life is cheap

It is almost impossible to change the fate of those little children who depend on government hospitals to save their lives. Recently, I visited...

Education System of Pakistan: Issues, Problems and Solutions

It is mandated in the Constitution of Pakistan to provide free and compulsory education to all children between the ages of 5-16 years and...
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Mars in meltdown as chocolate recall reaches 55 countries

A few pieces of plastic found in chocolate made the management to retrieve entire stock from the market.In our country,Food items are being supplied...

Public hospitals become part of problem rather than solution

Over-crowding of patients, rude behaviour of staff and unhygienic conditions are still the norms in government-run hospitals as hundreds of mostly impoverished patients and...

82% rural India still lacks basic amenities

A government survey reveals that just 18% households in rural India have access to basic amenities -- drinking water, sanitation and electricity. Urban areas...

What Are Your Rights as a Hotel Guest?

The short answer is that there are no national standards, but you have the usual rights under general contract and tort law and most...