Tourism in northern Pakistan has seen an exponential increase in the past few years, which is due to a combination of better road access to the northern areas as well as greater awareness of the natural beauty on offer. Spearheaded by an increasing number of intrepid trekkers and motorbikers, the news (and photos) on road … Continue reading TRAVEL: CICADAS, CLOUDS AND CAMPSITES
Top leadership sends out messages of unity; armed forces commemorate the day with a show of power. Pakistan, on September 6, commemorated the sacrifices made by its armed forces during the 1965 war. Various events were held all over the country to mark the occasion. Personnel from all military and paramilitary forces took part in … Continue reading September 6: A day to remember the sacrifices of Pakistan’s martyrs
Pakistan kicked off Eidul Azha celebrations with special prayers on Wednesday morning. Soon after greetings were exchanged, men went out in search of butchers to help them carry out their sacrifice. Muslims across the world celebrate the annual festival of Eidul Azha, or the Festival of Sacrifice, which marks the end of the Haj pilgrimage … Continue reading Prayers and greetings all around as Pakistan celebrates Eidul Azha
With modern technology ruling our daily lives there are some things that we have incorporated into our lives thinking that they are the healthier choice. While some might be beneficial for you there some of the activities we do and the things we eat or take each day can actually be bad for us. Taking Antibiotics There is … Continue reading 10 things that are proving to be most harmful in modern life
Nail biting is a bad habit that’s become so common that it’s earned itself the clinical name of “onychophagia”. In fact, researchers from the University of Calgary have found that as much as 45 percent of adolescents are nail-biters, while almost 33 percent of children in the seven to 10 age group do it as … Continue reading 6 Reasons why you should quit biting your nails Now!
It’s clear that humans like chocolate. But what if we were wrong about it being bad for us? What if chocolate could actually be good for you? There’s nothing that quite compares to the velvety, melt-in-your-mouth surreal experience that chocolate provides. An average human being eats almost 10 pounds of chocolate each year. And with … Continue reading Here’s 5 reasons why eating chocolate is actually healthy for you!
Do you remember any of your dreams when you wake up in the morning? Or do you feel frustrated when you can’t recall anything? According to a study, eating foods like, fish and sweet potatoes can help you remember your dreams. The study was spearheaded by experts from the University of Adelaide, and the results … Continue reading Want to remember your dreams? Add these 7 super foods in your diet!
A study shows that vitamin C is linked to healthy brain and nerve functioning. According to the CHALICE Cohort Study, an Australian research effort, levels of the nutrient correlate with markers for cognitive and metabolic health in individuals around the age of 50. Vitamin C provides the two necessary neurotransmitters that help regulate mood and … Continue reading 7 easily available foods laced with vitamin C for a healthy brain