Cutting calories may improve memory among healthy elderly men and women, a new study from Germany hints. In the study, researchers found that people who cut their calorie intake by approximately 30 percent performed better on standard memory tests after just three months. “Our study may help to generate novel […]
Are you a social butterfly, or do you prefer being at the edge of a group of friends? Either way, your genes and evolution may play a major role, US researchers reported. While it may come as no surprise that genes may help explain why some people have many friends […]
A pundit, so-called, is meant to clarify things, to throw some light where darkness reigns. But I am confused myself and seek an answer to some very confusing questions. My preferred Chief Justice of Pakistan, and like me the chief justice of choice of a vast number of Pakistanis, is […]
LAHORE: Pramod Muthalik, chief of Hindu extremist party Sri Ram Sene, claimed on Thursday to have prepared a ‘squad of suicide bombers’ to support the Indian Army in dealing with the local Muslim community.
By Murtaza Ali Shah LONDON: A crucial conference here today (Friday) will highlight the daunting problems Pakistani students face in relation to obtaining entry clearance and new Points Based System (PBS) for studies in the United Kingdom universities. Thousands of Pakistani students aspiring further education in various disciplines apply every […]
HYDERABAD: Consul General of Japan Akinori Wada met Sindh University Jamshoro Vice Chancellor Mazharul Haq Siddiqui on Thursday morning, telling him that in Japan many universities were offering courses in English language. He said the Japanese government was launching a study programme for foreign students and also a studentsí exchange […]
By Faryal Najeeb KARACHI: The local real estate market remains untouched by the global recession, which shows no sign of easing and in fact has further threatened the world economy, because Pakistan does not practice house-building loans. An expert in the housing and construction industry commented that the whole world, […]