Category Archive: Featured, Lifestyle

Vivid Winters: A party of color and divergence

Vivid Winters: A party of color and divergence

It is that spectacular time of the year, when the air turns crisp and the morning sun feels like one’s first love. Yes winter is here! Like always Gul Ahmed knows how important it is for women to...
Get crisp movie content only on GeoFilms.TV

Get crisp movie content only on GeoFilms.TV

GeoFilms in 2007 embarked on a challenging journey towards revival of cinema industry in Pakistan and the good news is the sustained endeavour has started bearing fruit. All these years have only...
‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ and its philosophical undertones

‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ and its philosophical undertones

There are many ways in which Bajrangi Bhaijaan – a recent Bollywood hit featuring Salman Khan in the lead – can be described as a perfect depiction of reality in the milieu of intricate...
Three secrets to fuller hair

Three secrets to fuller hair

If you’ve been probing to know how to get fuller hair then you’re not alone. It’s every woman’s dream to flip and bounce her healthy hair like they do in those TV adverts. So here...
I stopped my wife from working, but…

I stopped my wife from working, but…

I got married to my colleague in 2007, yes I married a working woman (no millions in guessing I am walking on murky waters).   The two leading newspapers of our time have been running endless...
Studying not-so-hard, yet Partying harder

Studying not-so-hard, yet Partying harder

Today, we had a senior doctor specially invited to lecture us on the Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation. Holding our hearts, we sat on our chairs in the creepy lecture-hall in anticipation of learning new...
Don’t Blame Mothers for Not Giving Sons

Don’t Blame Mothers for Not Giving Sons

Sadly, the birth of a girl is unwelcomed and far from being celebrated in our country. Ironic as it might seem to anyone with basic sensibilities, it’s only the same gender through which life holds...
It’s Cowardice, Not Confession

It’s Cowardice, Not Confession

Has Facebook turned into a church?   Our youth’s latest fling with “Confession Pages” appears to be contagious considering the number of such pages swamping up the social media space and...
My name is Allah Ditta and I’m a Human

My name is Allah Ditta and I’m a Human

My name is Allah Ditta and you may probably have judged me by my name already; I belong to the lowest strata of human beings in Pakistan. I know you must be quick at making opinions about me and...
5 ways to collect Handsome Eidi!

5 ways to collect Handsome Eidi!

Have you ever noticed the gleaming eyes of children as they count their Eidi? If not, then you’re missing out! Eid comes with loads of cherishing moments along with Eidi excitement trailing behind....
5 Ways to make Chand Raat Exciting

5 Ways to make Chand Raat Exciting

Chand raat has always borne an intrinsic factor of fun and excitement among Pakistanis. The hype which starts to bud right after Iftari of the last day of Ramadan and continues all night . People...
Why Love Dies?

Why Love Dies?

I often find myself struggling with the question as to what causes the most paramount emotion-love to die, and resentment to take over. What causes the best feeling in the world to turn into an ugly...
New Trends with a Bang

New Trends with a Bang

Trendy clothing is something, which every individual desires to wear. When it comes to formal gatherings or party fun, usually girls spend a lot of time to pick an appropriate outfit. There is hardly...
Mothers are Not that Invincible after all

Mothers are Not that Invincible after all

When my mother was diagnosed with ovarian cyst; I was just like any other teenager. I competed, I boasted and I looked down upon anyone slightly less privileged than me. Yet like any other child, I...
Proud to Relinquish Plastic Bags

Proud to Relinquish Plastic Bags

And my madness has given me both freedom and safety. Freedom of being alone and safety from being understood, for those who understand us, enslave something in us” that’s something Khalil Gibran...
How to make Peri Peri Bytes this Ramadan?

How to make Peri Peri Bytes this Ramadan?

While most of us only drool over Nando’s signature peri peri bites, it maynot be very surprising for you to know that one can actually make its sumptuous version in a quite slimmer cost....
Colors of Bliss

Colors of Bliss

Don’t we all crave Bliss? Some find it in lucre while some discover it in the high of wielding power over others.  Some see it in beauty and some feel it in love. Many experience it in their...
Yes, Yoga Can be Dangerous!

Yes, Yoga Can be Dangerous!

Lately body fitness through several exercise regimes has become the mantra of our populace, especially women. And I’m sure many “conscious” people call Yoga, the ultimate fitness strategy. To...
Mysterious Men

Mysterious Men

It all starts when a baby boy comes out of the muscular house, the womb, when he is spoon fed not to disobey elders along with constant reminders that it is unmanly to cry. Men are considered to be...
Cadbury Cake- Eat your Fingers Licking it

Cadbury Cake- Eat your Fingers Licking it

What Bigger Hoax than Love?

What Bigger Hoax than Love?

What bigger hoax than Love? This peculiar question was asked by a fellow few days ago.  Honestly, for a moment, I was confused and had no words to answer it as in no way Love could have any...
The Bald and the Beautiful

The Bald and the Beautiful

He was 70 year old, tall and handsome. He wore a striped blue sweater, cotton pants and striking white tennis shoes. The first evening I saw him; he was walking briskly and sweating profusely. He...