If Pakistan indulges women in the workforce, it can help raise GDP by 60%

Patriarchy has its implications – not for women on an individual level but on society as a whole as well. However, it does not stop there. On a broader level, gender parity affects economic indicators too. Statistics from the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) say that if the world can successfully narrow down the gender …

A Pakistani woman dies every 15 minutes due to breast cancer

Pakistani President Dr. Arif Alvi said that a woman loses her life every 15 minutes to breast cancer, hence, a comprehensive policy-based approach is needed to tackle the health emergency. He said that an extensive health education plan needs to be launched to raise breast cancer awareness. A community-based approach will help women avail the different …

Imamia Disaster Cell: Women guarding Imam Bargahs and Churches

Scouts of IDC, comprising college and university students, guard not only at imam bargah’s but also at the church. The wave of extremism in Pakistan has re-initiated in recent years. With the cases of mob-lynching, hate-speech, and intolerance, the hope seems to fade every single day. However, with this blanket of darkness intensified by communal …

How Real Is PMS (PreMenstrual Syndrome) and How Does It Affect Us?

  Irritability, fatigue, mood swings and cramps. Sounds all too familiar? Undoubtedly near ‘that’ time of the month, nearly all of us who are part of the girl gang experience at least one or all of these mentioned indications.PMS or more simply Premenstural syndrome is a combination of symptoms both emotional and physical most commonly …