Microwave popcorns are an absolute nightmare. Pop some on your own!

Microwave popcorns are an absolute nightmare. Pop some on your own!

Popcorn ‘nuked’ in those microwave bags with the shiny silver insides are a very popular snack but recent health concerns have come to light that have health experts worried. As you read through you will find good reasons to switch a healthier replacement snack like nuts, or at very least...

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Brain games that will help you life-long in unimaginable ways

Brain games that will help you life-long in unimaginable ways

As you age, your brain inevitably begins to slow down in performance and gradually it becomes harder to remember. Staying mentally active and playing brain games can help improve your memory, improve recall, and even delay the onset of Alzheimer’s disease as well as other forms of dementias’. For youth...

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SBP: Reserves slump as deficit hits high

SBP: Reserves slump as deficit hits high

KARACHI: Current account deficit (CAD) hit $18 billion in FY18, up 42.5% over the previous fiscal year, the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) reported on Thursday. Only two years ago, the CAD was at $4.876bn, spiking to $12.621bn the following year, before hitting its record high in 2017-18. The reserves...

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2019 Schedule Announced: Pakistan vs England

2019 Schedule Announced: Pakistan vs England

Pakistan cricket team will face England right before the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019! The Men in Green will take on the English men in a 5-match ODI series and T20i matches in May 2019. The tour will give the national team a chance to formulate the perfect winning strategy...

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PIA’s youngest female aircraft technician breaks stereotypes, winning hearts for all the right reasons

PIA’s youngest female aircraft technician breaks stereotypes, winning hearts for all the right reasons

It’s 2018 and we already see the women of Pakistan take up challenging roles in society to break all norms and stereotyping! Our unsung heroes excel in many fields in this day and age, however, often go unappreciated. Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) wanted to show their appreciation for the hard...

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Whatsapp liable to legal action in India due to fake rumors that have claimed countless lives

Whatsapp liable to legal action in India due to fake rumors that have claimed countless lives

WhatsApp could face legal action in India if it does not take initiatives to tackle the wild spread of false rumors, the government said Thursday, in fresh reproach of the platform over a spate of lynching. More than 20 people have been killed by mobs in the past two months...

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Election security: Army chief assures support to ECP

Election security: Army chief assures support to ECP

Chief of Army Staff, General Qamar Javed Bajwa, on Thursday visited Army Elections Support Center in Rawalpindi. “All efforts will be made to ensure safe and secure environment and enable people to freely exercise their democratic right to vote,” said the army chief. The army chief was briefed over a...

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Where does the myth that omega 3 is good for preventing heart disease come from?

Where does the myth that omega 3 is good for preventing heart disease come from?

Omega 3 pills have been recommended for decades. The recommendation is familiar: the consumption of omega 3 fatty acid is good for the heart. That is the reason why millions of people in different parts of the world resort to fish oil supplements. Or seek to consume it naturally, in...

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What is behind the new trade agreements between Israel and China (and why the United States is concerned)

What is behind the new trade agreements between Israel and China (and why the United States is concerned)

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Chinese President Xi Jinping have had many meetings in order to promote better business relations between both countries. Technically, Israel and China are unlikely to be close trading partners. China – the second largest country in the world – is the largest exporter on...

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Where does the myth that omega 3 is good for preventing heart disease come from?

Where does the myth that omega 3 is good for preventing heart disease come from?

Omega 3 pills have been recommended for decades. The recommendation is familiar: the consumption of omega 3 fatty acid is good for the heart. That is the reason why millions of people in different parts of the world resort to fish oil supplements. Or seek to consume it naturally, in...

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