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Ambreen Arshad

The secret of smart guesswork

There is no substitute for hard work and learning. Your knowledge of your subjects is the only way to score good ... Published Apr 15, 2017 06:44am

Rowing Against the Tide

Stories based on real life events are more fascinating and touching than fictional ones. One such real life story... Published Mar 18, 2017 07:48am

Cars of a different classCompiled

With the world advancing so fast in the fields science and technology, automobiles too have had their due share of... Updated Feb 17, 2017 12:49am

Books review

With each passing year, the Guinness World Records get bigger and better — as more records and categories pile ... Updated Feb 17, 2017 01:35am

How to capture the bee

Some champions are born, but most become champions by their efforts. Spelling bee champions are among those who work... Published Dec 10, 2016 07:09am

A tribute to all teachers

Our personalities are a combination of our own unique traits and the impressions we have absorbed over time. These... Published Oct 01, 2016 06:03am

Olympians’ secrets of success

The Olympic Games just gave us some totally mind-blowing and jaw-dropping moments as we watched the best of the best... Published Aug 20, 2016 06:57am

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