History of Rape Cases in Pakistan

History of Rape Cases in Pakistan

With an alarming surge in crime rates, rape is among the top crimes that is reported more often now. In the modern times we are living in; “Rape” is the fourth mass plebeian and prevailing crime against women. Even after having the guts to speak up about the various sexual...

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Traits Men Find Attractive in Women

Traits Men Find Attractive in Women

While a majority of men generally opt for good-looking women to have a relationship with, there are other compelling traits they want to see in a woman.  Here are some of them. Positivity This is the trait that many mature men like to see in a woman. A woman with...

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Health Tips for Brides-to-Be

Health Tips for Brides-to-Be

Every bride wants to be the star of her wedding; needless to say, she wishes to be the best version of herself on that day. The chores such as deciding wedding date, decorations, invitation lists, clothing, and accessories take months in planning and organizing. In the midst of such bedlam,...

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5 Personality Traits of a Virgo

5 Personality Traits of a Virgo

Do you want to know more about someone you love and is a Virgo? If yes, then we have five important personality traits that should matter to you. Virgos are amazing creatures, and their nature is usually very pleasant. They are always welcome wherever they go. If you can understand...

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5 Ways to Handle Your Kids

5 Ways to Handle Your Kids

Are you struggling with handling your kids? Children tend to behave badly at times, and as a responsible parent, you may consider becoming stricter – but does that make you a bad parent? When do you know strict is “too strict”? To help you know the difference, here are five...

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5 Things Found in Every Woman’s Handbag

5 Things Found in Every Woman’s Handbag

There are certain items that girls want to carry with them all the time, whether they are out for dinner, a meeting, or shopping. A woman’s handbag is a mystery and boys are usually very curious of finding out what girls have in their handbags. They keep all the necessary...

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A poetic journey: influences, muses and more

A poetic journey: influences, muses and more

Recently, Lahore based poet, editor and columnist, Afshan Shafi launched her first full length poetry collection, Quiet Women, to critical acclaim. It is a unique all female collaboration featuring the illustrations of internationally recognized  artists, Samya Arif (Pakistan), Marjan Baniasadi (Iran) and Ishita Basu Mallik (India). Shafi studied English Literature...

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What Women Want in Pakistani Men

What Women Want in Pakistani Men

If you’ve watched Hollywood film What Women Want, you may have a rough idea about what women actually look for in men. But what about Pakistani women and their choice of men? Why is it that Pakistani men find it difficult to enjoy a blissful married life, despite having been...

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Mindcamp Bunyad: Bringing Schizophrenia to light

Mindcamp Bunyad: Bringing Schizophrenia to light

Mindcamp Bunyad: Bringing Schizophrenia to light by Aimen Shahid Schizophrenia is a common term that we daily come across in our lives but only a few of us know what it really means. Schizophrenia is a chronic brain disorder entailing symptoms such as hallucinations, delusions, concentration problems, negative thoughts, and...

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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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