Category: In Focus

amazing features of gardening

Most of us are familiar with ways that exercise can prevent depression, but this would also like to share that some ways gardening helps with depression. You even feel...

Global competition shows technology aids weight loss

MIAMI: A friendly international competition to encourage exercise using pedometers and online tools was successful in helping people lose weight and improve their...

Poor sleep in kids may raise attention deficit disorder

ISLAMABAD: If a child having an irregular sleep pattern then it is better to sort the pattern before the age of five, as not doing so may put him or her at a heightened...

AIOU adopts online system to run its PhD, M.Phil programmes

ISLAMABAD: Allama Iqbal Open University AIOU) has decided to gradually adopt online mode of education to run its PhD and M. Phil programmes. Students of the higher...

Pakistan, Belarus joint hands to promote technical education

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and Belarus would initiate joint ventures to promote technical and vocational education among the students at colleges and universities level. This...

Pak-Belarus academic cooperation to go on

Belarus Delegation Visits HEC ISLAMABAD: A delegation of the Republican Institute for Vocational Education (RIVE), Belarus visited Higher Education Commission...

‘Drastic’ Antarctic melt could double global sea-level rise

Global sea levels could rise by more than double the current best estimate, according to a new analysis of climate change in Antarctica. The modelling assessment says...

Consultative Forum on Promotion of Export-led Industries

ISLAMABAD: The speakers at Stakeholders’ Consultative Forum organized by the Federal Ministry of Industries and Production (MoIP) have recommended to explore Dairy,...

Is your face ageing? It’s time for a rejuvenation

By Sanjay Parashar: :The human face starts ageing at 25-30 years. The signs are largely determined by an unhealthy lifestyle and poor nutrition. In some cases the...

British academicians to help improve AIOU academic network

ISLAMABAD: Open University (OU) of United Kingdom will work with Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) in evolving a long-term sustainable strategic plan to further...