Ambreen Arshad

Wonder women of Pakistan

When the first kind of Women’s Day was observed on February 28, 1909, in New York — in remembrance of the 1908... Published Mar 05, 2016 06:46am

Ocean world

A visit to the largest aquarium in Southeast Asia reveals the secrets of the fascinating dwellers of the deep sea Published Dec 27, 2015 06:17am

Interview: I was a radical

A one on one with an ex-member of Hizbut Tahrir who renounced his links and is now addressing the challenges of Published Dec 13, 2015 07:15am

Climate change is real

EVERYONE knows that the world’s climate is changing and most of us also know that this is because of our own... Published Dec 05, 2015 07:05am

They rest in honoured glory

A tribute to the ten brave recipients of the Nishan-e-Haider, Pakistan’s highest military awardWHEN a public... Published Sep 05, 2015 07:05am

The essence of patriotism

AT each Independence Day, the patriot in all of us rises and sways much like the Pakistani flag on most cars,... Published Aug 15, 2015 07:05am

Get ready for school

ALL of you who are reading this are the privileged minority who have the good fortune of being able to read because... Published Aug 01, 2015 07:05am

The best dads of the animal world

FATHERS are the protectors, guides and providers of their families. With them, we just feel safe and secure; they... Published Jun 28, 2015 07:36am

Ways to enjoy your vacation

SUMMER is synonymous with fun, probably because we have our long summer vacation — almost three months — and... Published May 23, 2015 07:04am

Mums are marvellous!

WHEN people say that all the fuss about Mother’s Day, and other days that keep popping up all year through, is ... Published May 10, 2015 07:33am

The world’s greatest magicians

MANKIND has always been fascinated by anything that appears supernatural and magical. This fascination has made... Published Mar 28, 2015 06:54am

Surviving wild animal encounters

DIFFERENT animals respond differently to human interaction, just as we respond differently to different animals. We... Published Jan 31, 2015 06:29am

Dealing with bullies

BULLIES are a big problem everywhere — in school, university, workplace and neighbourhood. Our first encounter ... Published Jan 10, 2015 07:07am

Where did these words come from?

CONSIDERING that English has such a large vocabulary, being an expert of spellings, or a Spelling Bee participant is... Published Dec 13, 2014 07:12am