Thursday, October 17, 2019
Written by  Chowdhary Rabiya Shafiq Before our first Antiseptic cream appeared on the scene, the care of wounds was left to Turmeric (Locally known as HALDI). Done to a past in pestle and motor or on the numble guiding stone, turmeric was regularly used as dressing for...
Life is a responsible; so respect it as a responsible person. Please don’t play with it by taking to smoking which is surely a silent killer. The most important thing in the world is to appreciate what we have – until we lose it. I believe that life has...
Think Pollution and we think of smoking emanating from factories and automobiles. We scream ourselves hoarse about how advances in technology have ruined the environment and our health too. But do you know that our homes offer no better situation. A lot of people who suffer from sneezing, asthma, bronchitis,...
Islamabad:Renowned Urdu poetess and activist Fahmida Riaz passed away in Lahore on Wednesday. She was 73. Riaz always raised her voice for women rights and democracy. She also headed the National Book Foundation.Fahmida Riaz remained an activist in her academic life. She spoke and wrote against the ban on...
New Delhi(Press release):If you have updates about your surroundings living in Delhi you would be aware about the six-days Urdu Heritage Festival going on at Central Park of Connaught Place, Delhi. Delhi Urdu Academy has been organising it’s annual event there since 2010 consecutively.  Five successful days have already...
As the world gets hotter and more crowded, our engines continue to pump out dirty emissions, and half the world has no access to clean fuels or technologies (e.g. stoves, lamps), the very air we breathe is growing dangerously polluted: nine out of ten people now breathe polluted air,...
New Delhi:The Supreme Court on Thursday struck down Section 497 of the Indian Penal Code, which said that adultery is a criminal offence. The five-judge Constitution bench, headed by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra, termed it as “archaic” and observed that it violated Article 14 of the Constitution,...
Washington D.C: Turns out, women who breastfeed their first child for five months or longer are more likely to have more children as compared to women who breastfeed for shorter durations or not at all.Cornell University professor of sociology Vida Maralani, with Hunter College professor Samuel Stabler, reported that...
New Delhi, Sep 18 (PTI) Three infants die every two minutes on an average in India due to lack of access to water, sanitation, proper nutrition or basic health services, according to a report by the United Nations Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation (UNIGME).About 8,02,000 infant deaths were...
BENGALURU: The Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro),which has for long been wanting to scale up its operations,aims at launching 22 missions in 2019, while it has set a target of 50 successful missions in the next three years."The space agency has a tight schedule ahead, as we are targeting...