The top 10 donors for dams fund so far

The top 10 donors for dams fund so far

KARACHI: The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has announced top 10 donors for the fund set up by Supreme Court of Pakistan for construction of Diamer-Bhasha and Mohmand dams . According to the SBP, Pakistan Army remains on the top institution with Rs 582 million of donation for the dams, followed HQ Strategic...

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Healthy Options: Top 10 Reasons Why You Should Eat Organic – From farm to fridge

Healthy Options: Top 10 Reasons Why You Should Eat Organic – From farm to fridge

There’s a lot of confusion and debate about what non-GMO and organic labels really mean. The labels are very different! It’s crucial to understand the difference if you want to pick out the healthiest and safest food for you and your family. Regardless of diet, organic foods are a smart...

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Simplified Lifestyle: Organizing a clean and clutter-free bag

Simplified Lifestyle: Organizing a clean and clutter-free bag

So this is the anti-fashion guide to the essentials of a well-packed purse — things that will keep you organized, fully geared, fix a wardrobe malfunction, or save you from “May I borrow..” kind of situations. Keep scrolling for the essentials that will prepare you for just about anything. Hand...

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Are dolphins and humans really friends?

Are dolphins and humans really friends?

They are two of the most intelligent species on the planet and it is not strange that they feel interest for each other. Some call it friendship, but is it really? A special bond? The incredible characteristics of the dolphins make us think of a special relationship between the human being...

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6 keys to understanding how Myanmar ended up being accused of genocide

6 keys to understanding how Myanmar ended up being accused of genocide

Some 725,000 Rohingya Muslims have fled Myanmar in the past 12 months, many of them to Bangladesh. Indiscriminate massacres, burned villages, minors hit, collective rapes of women … These are the findings of United Nations investigators who accuse the Myanmar government of committing “the most serious crimes under international law.”...

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The 5 countries and two territories where they punish homosexual relationships with the death penalty

The 5 countries and two territories where they punish homosexual relationships with the death penalty

On Thursday, the Supreme Court of India repealed a rule that criminalized same-sex relationships. “Criminalizing sexual relations is irrational, arbitrary and manifestly unconstitutional.” With these words, read by the head of the Supreme Court Dipak Misra, was announced on Thursday the repeal of a rule enacted in 1861 that criminalized...

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Concept behind ‘National Anthems’: Sights and sounds of a nation

Concept behind ‘National Anthems’: Sights and sounds of a nation

Have you ever wondered what’s the one thing which defines your nationality? A national anthem is a patriotic song or musical composition that is either recognized officially by a nation’s government and constitution or is accepted as such by convention through popular use. It’s neither our religion nor its related...

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View on Aung San Suu Kyi: a deadening silence

View on Aung San Suu Kyi: a deadening silence

In saying nothing about genocide of the Rohingya or the imprisonment of journalists exposing massacres, the Nobel prize winner is morally complicit in the crimes committed by Myanmar’s military. In August the United Nations accused the Myanmar military of committing genocide against the Rohingya in Rakhine state. No one outside the country...

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Bali declares war on plastic pollution

Bali declares war on plastic pollution

With its stunning beaches, the Indonesian island of Bali attracts tourists from all over the world. But plastics are ruining the view, leading villagers to take action, from production to disposal.      The sun rises over the beach of Saba in Bali. Dozens of people have gathered wearing yellow t-shirts with the...

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Secret military technique could put you to sleep in just two minutes

Secret military technique could put you to sleep in just two minutes

It may even put an end to insomnia. Secret US military technique revealed in a book published in 1981 could hold the answer to ending sleep issues millions face, the Daily Mail reported. The book titled Relax and Win: Championship Performance contains information about a method that can put you to sleep in just two minutes....

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