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Turkey’s Doner Kebab originated in Central Asia: historian

Doner, also known as doner kebab, is one of the most internationally recognized Turkish foods in the world. Doner is a type of kebab,...

Fluoride in drinking water tied to lower IQ: study

A latest study links exposure to fluoridated tap water during pregnancy to lower IQ scores in infants, but several outside experts expressed concern over...

Rashid Minhas remembered on his 48th martyrdom anniversary

The 48th martyrdom anniversary of Nishan-e-Haider recipient Rashid Minhas is being observed today. The youngest officer to have received the...

Some blood groups more vulnerable to cancer: Swedish study

A latest study by Swedish experts says that there is a relation between a person's blood group and the possibility of developing cancer. They evaluated...

Limited meat consumption crucial during Eid-ul-Azha

Eid-ul-Azha is a time for sharing what you have with those in need, as millions of Muslims live in poor economic conditions worldwide. The festival...

Replacing red meat with poultry may decrease breast cancer risk: study

Eating poultry instead of red meat may reduce breast cancer risk in women by more than a quarter, a new study suggests. A group of...

Coffee before bed does not affect sleep quality: says study

Drinking coffee or tea just before going to bed does not have an impact on sleep, contrary to the common belief that it makes...

World’s largest parrot discovered

The world’s largest ever parrot has been discovered by palaeontologists in New Zealand. Heracles inexpectatus stood 3ft tall and weighed more than one stone. Its...

Study says heart attack main cause of death in Europe

In 2016, 5.1 million people died in European Union (EU), some 80 000 less than in the previous year, according to the report released...

Pakistan to witness partial lunar elipse tonight

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan will witness a partial lunar eclipse tonight (the night between July 16 and 17). According to the Climate Data Processing Centre (CDPC), the...