Why we need a census

Dr Maleeha Lodhi

Counting the population has been an intensely contentious and challenging affair in Pakistan. The last census was held in 1998. Since then preparations have occasionally been undertaken to hold the sixth census, but they turned out to be false starts.

When a nation fails to accurately count itself, important consequences . . . → Read More: Why we need a census

Train your Brain to be smarter!

As many people hit middle age, they often start to notice that their memory and mental clarity are not what they used to be.  We suddenly can’t remember where we put the keys just a moment ago, or an old acquaintance’s name, or the name of an old band we used to love.  As the . . . → Read More: Train your Brain to be smarter!

Nepali women oppressed under the banner of Witchcraft

Famous Nepali saying states that “the heaven exist there where the women are respected”. This saying underlines the strength of women. The woman is also considered the first teacher in any family who can guide her children and family in the best way.

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League of Extraordinary Media Guys

Groovy Media Guys (GMG) is a group of superheroes operating in the cities of Pakistan.

They advocate religious tolerance through the killing of heretics and the glorification of quami ghairat (national pride) through free-style wrestling.

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Govt determined to empower women: Gilani

Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani said the government is determined to implement the vision of Shaheed Benazir Bhutto for empowerment of women.

Speaking on the occasion of 100th anniversary of International Women’s Day here on Tuesday, Prime Minister Gilani said the present democratic government is fully cognizant of the existing issues and problems being . . . → Read More: Govt determined to empower women: Gilani

Education: Why YOU should help

Here’s what you can do for Pakistani children .. this year

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