New study reveals long-term effects of disasters and related school closures on children

New study reveals long-term effects of disasters and related school closures on children

A new working paper uses a survey conducted four years after Pakistan’s 2005 earthquake to measure how the disaster affected children’s human capital accumulation, including their health and learning outcomes, and whether welfare packages counteracted the disaster’s effects. As the current situation mirrors the impacts of the earthquake, but on...

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Corona has affected cancer patients the most!

Corona has affected cancer patients the most!

40,000 women die of Breast Cancer every year in Pakistan. On top of that COVID-19 has been lethal for breast cancer patients the most; Mortality rate of Breast Cancer Patients can increase in the coming years because of Corona Virus. This outbreak also gave us a reality check that we...

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How is COVID-19 Changing the Way Pakistanis Shop?

How is COVID-19 Changing the Way Pakistanis Shop?

As the COVID-19 pandemic broke out, it became increasingly clear that it would leave a lasting impact on the global economy, hitting some countries more severely than others and creating greater disturbances in certain sectors as compared to others. One global trend became apparent almost immediately: an increasing reliance among...

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WITHOUT FEARS: Time Will Not Heal Your Wound Your Actions Will Heal It

WITHOUT FEARS: Time Will Not Heal Your Wound Your Actions Will Heal It

I had met a few women in my life who were widows while still very young. Women who had a life project in common with the person they chose, whom they fell in love with. And suddenly, all that broke down. I know a woman whose husband died while she slept, by his...

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5 things you need to know when building a new home

5 things you need to know when building a new home

Constructing a new house can be exciting and overwhelming at the same time. However, for an architect, it is normal routine work, which is why it is always good to hire an architect so that you can end up having “YOUR” dream house. Construction is a passive exercise, so it’s...

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5 Budget Friendly Home Decor Ideas

5 Budget Friendly Home Decor Ideas

1) Do it Yourself DIY saves a lot of money and gives an opportunity to show off your creativity. It’s crazy how much expensive it can get to hire a Pro and still not satisfied. Skip the pros and expensive stuff and do it yourself. 2) Use Paint   One...

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List of all the things you can do on Eid this year

List of all the things you can do on Eid this year

Eid is just around the corner and we know you’re excited. Here’s  a list of all the things you can do on Eid with your loved ones to make the most of the three auspicious festival. 1. Decorate your house How can your family notice it is a special day?...

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5 reasons why drinking coffee is actually good for you

5 reasons why drinking coffee is actually good for you

Over the last several decades, coffee has been among the most heavily studied dietary components. And the news is mostly good. Moderate coffee consumption (three to four cups per day) has been linked with longer lifespan. Here’s some good news for coffee lovers, your daily cup of coffee may be...

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5 things you can do to reduce your carbon footprint when traveling by plane

5 things you can do to reduce your carbon footprint when traveling by plane

One of the biggest problems of aviation is that it does not emit only CO2, but other greenhouse gases. Every time you get on a plane, you are contributing to the emission of greenhouse gases and the aggravation of climate change. The best thing, according to BBC environment reporter Laura...

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10 fundamental terms to understand climate change

10 fundamental terms to understand climate change

The temperature of the planet has already increased on average one degree centigrade since the pre-industrial era. It should not increase more than 1.5 degrees if the most catastrophic effects of climate change are to be avoided, according to the IPCC. “It may sound scary, but the scientific evidence indicates that...

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