Good news for students: study reveals how sleep boosts learning

Two distinct sleep stages appear to play vital, complementary roles in learning: one stage enhances overall performance, while the other stabilizes what we learned...

New study can help treat anxiety disorders

Researchers in Italy have identified structural and functional differences in the brains of people with temporary and chronic anxiety. These differences may serve to...

Op-ed: Obesity and sedentary lifestyle

The world has gone to two extremes with the passage of time, on one hand, countries with surplus food have been hit by a...

‘The people of Pakistan are so nice’ K2 climbers tell the world

The Nepalese mountaineers, who recently scaled the world’s second-highest peak –Pakistan’s K2- in winter, have felt a deep attraction for the hospitality of Pakistani...

Op-ed: How Social Welfare helped Pakistan out of its first pandemic in 1950

Partition was the first pandemic we faced in Pakistan and COVID-19 is the second. The first batch of social workers was selected in 1953, to...

Op-ed: Advertising companies play with one’s mind and increase unnecessary desires

In this modern era of advertisement and media, ads often influence people. The advertisement process is a technique for introducing products or services among...

4 Pakistanis make the Forbes 30 under 30 list

Every year, Forbes releases its 30 under 30 list of the brightest young entrepreneurs, leaders and stars below the age of thirty, as the...

Paralysed for life but determined to make it big; inspirational story of Ajmal Victor...

In this period of a global pandemic, everything seems negative. We can be inspired to be strong, positive and hopeful by those who have...

Op-ed: A renewed global commitment towards protection of women

Just about 25 years ago, the fourth world conference on women was held in Beijing wherein thousands of delegates had landed. It was the...

Pakistan’s new startup airline, AirSial welcomes it first Airbus A320

AirSial, a new startup airline, founded in 2017 is set to commence its flights from 15th December. On Saturday, it welcomed its first of...