Tag Archives: Worker

Rescue worker electrocuted

GUJRANWALA – A Rescue worker was electrocuted while providing first aid to accident victims. As per details, a Rescue worker, Muhammad Asif, was busy providing aid to the passengers of a bus which had rammed into an electricity pole near Sadhu when he received an electric shock and died instantly. Muhammad Asif was performing his duty as emergency medical technician. The dead body was handed over to his family.

The dark side of being a female home-based worker

LAHORE – Sajida, 43, suffers from a heart disease, but does not have enough money for treatment. Not with pending financial expenditures that have to be done – expenditures that in her opinion have more priority – such as getting her daughters married. Sajida is a widow and along with her daughters works from home, making embroidery on clothes to sell them off through a middleman.
Unfortunately even after ten years of long hours of labour, she has not been able to save much. “I

Movie may take Rio garbage worker to Oscar stage

RIO DE JANEIRO – A Brazilian garbage worker may be sharing the Oscar stage with the likes of Brad Pitt and Johnny Depp next month after his starring role in a documentary on the transformative power of art. In Oscar-nominated ‘Waste Land,’ Sebastiao Carlos dos Santos and a group of other workers at a huge, ugly Rio de Janeiro landfill become muses for artist Vik Muniz, who shines a light on an activity society would rather ignore.
Using blown-up photographs of themselves and the

Rowdy Hamza beats up PML-N worker

LAHORE – The PML-N foundation day turned into a boxing ring on Thursday when Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif’s son Hamza started punching a PML-N worker at the entrance of the ceremony at the Lahore Expo Centre.
The assault was so spontaneous that the worker could not be rescued and remained subject to the beating for a while. Nobody in the ceremony could comprehend the show of violence at the hand of Hamza Shahbaz, who is considered the heir to the PML-N throne.