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Classic Rock Coffee Jobs in Islamabad

By Fatima Tassaduq • Apr 16th, 2014 • Category: Misc

Coffee lovers are scattered throughout the Pakistan, but its taste is something different in the chilling and cooler Islamabad. In the backdrop of lush green rolling Islamabad hills this becomes a luxury. Whether it’s the explosion of colors in the fall, or its the blooming season of Spring, or its the bitter cold winter, coffee [...]



Foliar feeding advantages and disadvantages in Pakistan

By Farzana Panhwar • Mar 27th, 2014 • Category: Misc, Technology

Foliar feeding is a technique of feeding plants by applying liquid fertilizer directly to their leaves.1 Linda Chalker-Scott, Ph.D.; Extension horticulturist and Associate Professor, said “Foliar feeding involves spraying the foliage of target plant with water based fertilizers”. Derrick Oosterhuis, University of Arkansas, mention that foliar fertilization method used to supplement soil application, to improve [...]



olx free stuff add furniture cars mobiles for sale karachi lahore islamabad

By Guest Blogger • Mar 25th, 2014 • Category: Misc

With the advent of the online classified ads in Pakistan through many websites, it has become far much easier to sell and buy the second hand used stuff. If you want to clean your garage, or get rid of the excess baggage, or just want to clear up thing, or just want some extra cash [...]



Agricultural Cooperatives For Rural Communities in Pakistan

By Farzana Panhwar • Mar 13th, 2014 • Category: Misc

According to the World Bank the rural population (% of total population) in Pakistan was last measured at 63 in 2010. The rural poverty government estimate was 23.9 percent of the population lived below the poverty line but the independent organizations assessed the figure in the range of 25.7-28.3. These independent bodies supported estimates of [...]



Positive and healthy self-esteem

By Farzana Panhwar • Mar 6th, 2014 • Category: Misc

(Hewitt, John. P. (2009), Oxford handbook of positive psychology said that “Is a term used in psychology, to reflect person’s overall emotional evaluation of his or her own worth. It is a judgment of oneself as well as attitude toward the self”. According to the wisegreek.com, self-esteem is a concept in psychology, which refers to [...]



wdd.punjab.gov.pk Women Development Punjab Scheme Forms Applications

By Guest Blogger • Mar 5th, 2014 • Category: Misc

Punjab Day Care Fund (PDCF) has been formed to support working women to make workplaces women friendly and hostility-free for them. This fund will be working on a co-finance basis and would be completely transparent and will be based purely on the merit. Working women hostels are another great initiative by the Punjab government of [...]



Psychiatric illness is more in women than men in Pakistan

By Farzana Panhwar • Feb 27th, 2014 • Category: Misc

According to the World Health Organization, their data of 2008.Which says as under:
•    43% of the population under the age of 15.
•    7% of the population is over the age of 60.
•    68% population is rural
•    The population of health budget to GDP is 39.
•    There is less than one hospital bed per 100,000 population [...]



NACTA jobs in Pakistan Islamabad Karachi Lahore Peshawar

By Guest Blogger • Feb 26th, 2014 • Category: Misc

NACTA exams, results and the jobs will be announced soon in all the cities of Pakistan. The venue of the NACTA exam will be announced very soon through the NACTA website, and it will be very transparent and will be done under the supervision of the best of breed invigilators from the military and the [...]



Punjab Khidmat Card 2014 Program forms registration helpline

By Guest Blogger • Feb 25th, 2014 • Category: Misc

TPS has already broke the great news of initiation of the Khidmat Card scheme in the Punjab many months ago. This scheme will now officially start in the Punjab from the 23rd March of this year. After Rajanpur, Layya, Chakwal and Multan, this scheme will be spread across the province and then will be offered [...]



Jobs for Psychiatric Patients in Pakistan

By Farzana Panhwar • Feb 18th, 2014 • Category: Misc

Pakistan is an underdeveloped country, in which we have wide spread poverty. Research shows that poverty has direct link with mental illness, it does not mean that poverty causes mental illness. Poverty causes chronic stress and financial crisis which make the person very depressed. Anxiety related to finance also case stress.
Chronic social stressor may interact [...]