Top ‘street nashta’ spots in Karachi

Top ‘street nashta’ spots in Karachi

There is no debating the fact that we Karachiites love our food. But what makes our love for food more passionate is that no matter how large and varied a spread are we offered, we always gravitate towards our desi food. Nothing says a good Sunday morning like the sweet...

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How to know if you are addicted to work and what can you do to combat it?

How to know if you are addicted to work and what can you do to combat it?

Is it a form of addiction to work very hard for many hours? “My name is JC and I am addicted to work.” JC, who lives in Karachi, in the Pakistan, says she needed a lot of courage the first time she stopped and spoke to a group of people...

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Did you know your urinary frequency says much about your health

Did you know your urinary frequency says much about your health

Many people wonder how often they should pee. While no set number is considered normal, people on average urinate six or seven times a day. If you’ve ever wondered how often you should pee on a daily basis, you’re not alone. How often you urinate is actually a very important...

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Hand sanitizer reduces disease time in young children more than washing with soap and water

Hand sanitizer reduces disease time in young children more than washing with soap and water

Young children inevitably have a lot of runny nose and sore throat, but the way they clean their hands can reduce the frequency with which they miss daycare, according to a study published Monday in the journal Pediatrics. Researchers in Spain found that children who clean their hands with disinfectant...

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Climate change: 5 things you can do to avoid global warming

Climate change: 5 things you can do to avoid global warming

Transportation in large cities is one of the main sources of global warming. It’s now or never. An investigation by the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) shows that the planet could cross the crucial threshold of 1.5 degrees Celsius – above pre-industrial levels – in just 12 years,...

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5 simple techniques that will improve your memory and your learning capacity

5 simple techniques that will improve your memory and your learning capacity

The most popular methods of study are not always applied in the most effective way. No matter how smart you think you are, I’m sure your memory sometimes fails you. A series of surveys showed that the majority of students do not effectively use proven learning methods and, instead, waste time...

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4 practices to conserve water

4 practices to conserve water

With more and more areas struggling with droughts, conserving water is more important than ever. Even if you’re not living in a drought-stricken region, cutting back on water use also means a lower utility bill and helps conserve a precious resource. Whether you’re ready to cut back on your showers...

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List of countries offering e-visa to Pakistanis

List of countries offering e-visa to Pakistanis

Pakistani passport was ranked the second lowest in 2016 out of 196 countries. However, in 2017, it slightly improved its ranking and came third lowest in the ranking, but despite all that, Pakistanis can still visit 43 countries without visa or visa on arrival. Scores of countries also offer e-visa...

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What is more environmental friendly: Match-sticks or lighters?

What is more environmental friendly: Match-sticks or lighters?

We’ve all been there. You need to light a candle, a cigarette, or you’re camping and you want to start a fire. So, you ask someone for a light and they hand you this: A lighter. A match stick is no less. You thank them and try to light your object...

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What you eat can affect your mental health

What you eat can affect your mental health

According to Lasalle, “a poor diet can increase the risk of depression.” There is unquestionable evidence that a healthy diet has a positive impact on our physical health. But what about mental illnesses like depression? Can they get worse or better according to our diet? The most recent studies suggest that yes....

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