What a beautiful campus!

What a beautiful campus!

© Naqsh by Iqran RasheedFollow Iqran on ;facebookinstagram Habib University is a liberal arts and sciences university that offers an interdisciplinary education drawing from the fields of science, engineering, arts, humanities and the social sciences. Committed to...

UEFA Champions League Matchday Preview 6

UEFA Champions League Matchday Preview 6

The group stage of Europe’s elite competition draws to an end tomorrow and five places are still to be filled for the round of 16. There are a number of games of and groups to look out for but on Tuesday (ughhh Wednesday morning) all eyes will be on Group H, the...

Will Fuel Stations Survive?

Will Fuel Stations Survive?

In the summer of 1888, Bertha Benz (yes, that Benz) became the first person to take an automobile on a long distance road-trip. She also became the first person to have their car run out of fuel. If her steed were a horse, she’d have been able to stop at any of the...

Why is Biodiversity Good for the Economy?

Why is Biodiversity Good for the Economy?

You may have noticed that the conservation can be contentious. But no matter how you feel about bees or trees or even fleas, here is one totally practical argument for keeping as many species around as possible: biodiversity is good for the economy.  For example, in a...

Top 5 Action Movies Coming Out in 2021

The year 2021 is fully-set to embark on a journey where some of the most awaited and finest action movies are to be released. In this blog however, we will be providing an insight on the top five upcoming movies in 2021. This is to hope that the COVID situation...

Key Highlights of the Year 2020

The year 2020 has been a roller coaster ride for the inhabitants residing on the planet earth. We, The Zaal, have therefore gathered some key highlights to let its readers have a glance on this past year. 1. The Dreadful Australian Bushfires The Australian bushfires...

Rani of Jhansi Regiment

The Rani of Jhansi Regiment was the Women’s Regiment of the Indian National Army (INA) during the Second World War. It was named after Lakshmi Bai, Rani of Jhansi, a revolutionary heroine. The regiment was formed in 1942, along with other Indian nationalist forces...

Google Pay Making Google Your All-In-One Solution(s) Provider

Google Pay, on 18-11-2020 launched an exciting and revamped application to its customer base in the US, on both Android and iOS platforms. This revamped application, if considered to be a strategic move from Google Pay would not be a wrong way to put it in words. A...

Are We Really 99% Chimp?

Are We Really 99% Chimp?

It is often said that we humans share 50% of our DNA with bananas, 80% with dogs, and 99% with chimpanzees. Taken literally, those numbers make it sound that we could pluck one cell from a chimp and one from a human, pull out the tangled bundles of DNA known as...

Four Reasons Our Brains Suck at Pandemics

Four Reasons Our Brains Suck at Pandemics

The human brain is a frustrating thing. On the one hand, it has the analytical power to do the science, to develop the tests and treatments and vaccines we need to stop pandemics. On the other hand it's often irrational and makes us think and act in ways that help the...

Tactical Air Navigation or TACAN system

Tactical Air Navigation or TACAN system

The Tactical Air Navigation or TACAN system is designed to work in a polar coordinate framework largely used to plot the directional properties of an antenna. This like the other navigation systems such as VOR and DME is a device which provides the pilot in an...

Distance Measuring Equipment – DME System

Distance Measuring Equipment – DME System

DME System stands for Distance Measuring Equipment. Used extensively for the purpose of navigation, a DME system can be considered as a Radar, providing with the information of distance between an aircraft and a ground station.  A DME system primarily consists of two...

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دستور

دیپ جس کا محلات ہی میں جلے چند لوگوں کی خوشیوں کو لے کر چلے وہ جو سائے میں ہر مصلحت کے پلے ایسے دستور کو صبح بے نور کو میں نہیں مانتا میں نہیں جانتا میں بھی خائف نہیں تختۂ دار سے میں بھی منصور ہوں کہہ دو اغیار سے کیوں ڈراتے ہو زنداں کی دیوار سے ظلم کی بات کو جہل کی...

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Google Pay Making Google Your All-In-One Solution(s) Provider

Google Pay Making Google Your All-In-One Solution(s) Provider

Google Pay, on 18-11-2020 launched an exciting and revamped application to its customer base in the US, on both Android and iOS platforms. This revamped application, if considered to be a strategic move from Google Pay would not be a wrong way to put it in words. A...

WhatsApp, in Digital Payments’ Race Now

WhatsApp, in Digital Payments’ Race Now

WhatsApp is no more just a reliable messaging service now! The rumors of digital payments service through a cross-platform messaging application has been revolving for quite a bit now. The thing is that those rumors are not just rumors anymore. The launch of Digital...

Halloween in 30 Seconds

Halloween in 30 Seconds

Halloween is a yearly event, celebrated on the 31st of October. The origin of this event goes back to the ancient festival of Samhain. In Samhain’s tradition, people used to do bonfires and wear weird costumes to ward off ghosts. Back in the eighth century, Pope...

Literature

Four Reasons Our Brains Suck at Pandemics

Four Reasons Our Brains Suck at Pandemics

The human brain is a frustrating thing. On the one hand, it has the analytical power to do the science, to develop the tests and treatments and vaccines we need to stop pandemics. On the other hand it's often irrational and makes us think and act in ways that help the...

How Do You Know If You Have Depression?

How Do You Know If You Have Depression?

Depression is a serious illness that affects over 300 million people worldwide. While everyone feels sad sometimes, people with Major Depressive Disorder, or clinical depression, can be down for weeks, months, or even years. It’s not something they can shake by...

Science & Technology

The Age of Geo Engineering

The Age of Geo Engineering

The world is coming to an end and geo engineering is one of the factors. This is one of the major concerns of the modern era and we need to do something about it. If we did not make any tangible effort, the human race will probably become extinct. This is mainly due...

We all are Cyborgs

We all are Cyborgs

Donna Haraway published “A Cyborg Manifesto” around thirty years ago, but it seems that it is still as productive and controversial as it was then. Arguably, it becomes even more relevant today with the rise of robots and electronics. Donna ponders on the division of...

Sports

Weekend roundup ~ Game Day 8 (Premier League)

Weekend roundup ~ Game Day 8 (Premier League)

Let the Matchday 8 games begin! Premier League action is back on the weekend before going on a hiatus for two weeks. Two games on Friday night (well technically one, as Southampton vs Newcastle United will take place at 1 am Pakistani time). At the time of writing...

Its Manchester United vs Arsenal Tonight

Its Manchester United vs Arsenal Tonight

The Gunners (Arsenal) vs Red Devils (Manchester United) face-off tonight. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer faces yet another young, dynamic and tactically astute manager (well Frank Lampard isn’t tactically astute but let’s move on) in Mikel Arteta on Sunday. Ole’s side are on an...

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دیپ جس کا محلات ہی میں جلے چند لوگوں کی خوشیوں کو لے کر چلے وہ جو سائے میں ہر مصلحت کے پلے ایسے دستور کو صبح بے نور کو میں نہیں مانتا میں نہیں جانتا میں بھی خائف نہیں تختۂ دار سے میں بھی منصور ہوں کہہ دو اغیار سے کیوں ڈراتے ہو زنداں کی دیوار سے ظلم کی بات کو جہل کی...

ہم پر تمہاری چاہ کا الزام ہی تو ہے

ہم پر تمہاری چاہ کا الزام ہی تو ہے

ہم پر تمہاری چاہ کا الزام ہی تو ہے دشنام تو نہیں ہے یہ اکرام ہی تو ہے کرتے ہیں جس پہ طعن کوئی جرم تو نہیں شوق فضول و الفت ناکام ہی تو ہے دل مدعی کے حرف ملامت سے شاد ہے اے جان جاں یہ حرف ترا نام ہی تو ہے دل ناامید تو نہیں ناکام ہی تو ہے لمبی ہے غم کی شام مگر شام ہی تو...

فاریحہ نگارینا – جون ایلیا

فاریحہ نگارینا – جون ایلیا

فاریحہ نگارینا تم نے مجھ کو لکھا ہے، میرے خط جلا دیجے مجھ کو فکر رہتی ہے آپ انہیں گنوا دیجے آپ کا کوئی ساتھی دیکھ لے تو کیا ہو گا دیکھیے میں کہتی ہوں یہ بہت بُرا ہو گا میں بھی کچھ کہوں تم سے اے مری فروزینہ زشکِ سروِ سیمینا اے بہ نازُکی مینا اے بہ جلوہ آئینہ میں تمہارے...