icon RSS        icon Twitter        icon Facebook        icon Youtube
 
 
 
 
 
image
image
 
 
Thursday 30, July 2015
 
 
 
AAJ Urdu  |  Schedule  |  AAJ Live
 
 
 
 

 
 




 

Health


Cake with Raspberry Buttercream

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 29th July 2015

Cake with Raspberry Buttercream Makes one three-layer 8-inch cake For the cake: 1cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, room temperature 2cups sugar 4eggs 1teaspoon salt 3cups sifted cake flour 2teaspoons baking powder 1cup milk 1teaspoon vanilla For the frosting: 4egg whites 3/4cup sugar 1cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, room temperature 4ounces raspberries Preheat the oven to 350° F. Butter and flour...


Earn $18000 for lying in bed

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 27th July 2015

Earn $18000 for lying in bed WEB DESK: NASA will pay a candidate $18000 if they manage to lie down in bed for 70 days. It is a study called “Bed Rest Studies” it is designed to minimize the load of muscle, bone and cardiovascular function through high intensity interval-type aerobic exercises on alternating days, with continuous aerobic exercise daily. According...


Three cities of Pakistan make it to 20 most polluted cities list

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 25th July 2015

Three cities of Pakistan make it to 20 most polluted cities list WEB DESK: Three cities of Pakistan have made it to the the top 20 most polluted cities of the world. A survey by the World Economic Forum has ranked Karachi, Peshwar and Rawalpindi in the list. Karachi is the fifth most polluted city followed by Peshawar and Rawalpindi. Delhi, the Indian capital tops the list...


Unsafe injections major cause of Hepatitis death: WHO

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 24th July 2015

Unsafe injections major cause of Hepatitis death: WHO ISLAMABAD: In advance of World Hepatitis Day (July 28), the World Health Organization is calling for urgent action to curb millions of infections and deaths from viral hepatitis. Hepatitis is a viral infection that attacks the liver and can cause acute and chronic disease. It is often called a silent epidemic because the harm it...


6 reasons you might be overeating

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 23rd July 2015

6 reasons you might be overeating WEB DESK: Eating is the essential aspect of a healthy human being but overeating can cause stomach upset and weight gain which will ultimately make you dysfunctional especially when you are an office going person. 6 reasons you might be overeating. Friend circle there are times when even if you are on a healthy diet,...


10 super-food pick to fight cancer

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 22nd July 2015

10 super-food pick to fight cancer Tomatoes Technically speaking, tomatoes are fruits because they have seeds, but they are used as vegetables because of their savory flavor. No matter what you consider them, tomatoes are nutritional powerhouses. Green tea Green tea comes from Camellia sinensis, the same species of plant that black tea comes from. Both green and black tea contain the...


Monsoon may cause eye-related diseases, avoid self-medication: Experts

By: Farah Jamil, Uploaded: 22nd July 2015

Monsoon may cause eye-related diseases, avoid self-medication: Experts WEB DESK: Health experts have urged people to not to ignore symptoms like redness, swelling or burning sensation in the eyes and consult an ophthalmologist immediately as it could be a conjunctivitis, corneal ulcer or stye that are quite common during monsoon. “People enjoy the monsoon season but they are not aware that even direct...


Home-made BBQ Sauce

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 17th July 2015

Home-made BBQ Sauce Makes 1 1/2 cups 1 to 2 dried chipotle chili peppers (depending on how spicy you want your sauce) 1 tablespoon canola oil 1 small yellow onion, diced 4 cloves garlic, minced 6 ounces tomato paste 1/4 cup freshly squeezed lemon juice 2 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce (optional) 2 tablespoons honey 2 tablespoons apple cider vinegar...


Punjab govt gives Rs 5,000,000 to liver patient

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 15th July 2015

Punjab govt gives Rs 5,000,000 to liver patient SIALKOT: PML-N MPA Manshaullah Butt on Wednesday handed over a cheque of Rs 5,000,000 to a patient of liver transplantation. As per a press release, Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif sent Mansha Butt with a cheque towards Amanat Ali of Puran Nagar who was in a process of liver transplantation. Moreover, he also handed over...


6 easy ways to stay cool in the night

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 15th July 2015

6 easy ways to stay cool in the night WEB DESK: The summers are exhausting. After a long day to and from work and cooking in the kitchen– having good nights sleep is what we all look forward to. But what when the power breaks down? How can you bear the heat without a fan running on your head? Here are 5 ways you...


You’ve been eating french fries all wrong

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 14th July 2015

You’ve been eating french fries all wrong WEB DESK:There is no greater improvement to the humble french fry than Canada’s gut-busting, gravy-and-cheese-laden poutine. Poutine is a common Canadian dish made by pouring steamy gravy over cheese curds and french fries. The cheese curds melt into the fries and it is pure magic. Finding beef stock for the gravy is very easy as...


Waffles (Six servings)

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 13th July 2015

Waffles (Six servings) WEB DESK: You know what is the plus side of making  Waffles for breakfast? You can keep the batter covered in the fridge for up to a week. Just be sure to whisk well before using again. You may also use whole wheat flour for this recipe. Ingredients: 2 eggs 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 3/4...


Smokers more likely to develop psychosis: study

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 11th July 2015

Smokers more likely to develop psychosis: study ISLAMABAD: Smoking tobacco is associated with an increased risk of developing psychosis, such as schizophrenia, according to a new study. Researchers from King’s College London conducted a meta-analysis of 61 observational studies comprising almost 15,000 tobacco users and 273,000 non users. They analyzed rates of smoking in people presenting with their first episode of psychosis...


The MIND Diet May Help Prevent Alzheimer’s

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 11th July 2015

The MIND Diet May Help Prevent Alzheimer’s WEB DESK: Want another great reason to eat healthy? The food choices you make daily might lower your odds of getting Alzheimer’s disease, some scientists say. The eating plan is called the MIND diet. Here’s how it works. You eat things from these 10 food groups: Green leafy vegetables (like spinach and salad greens): At...


Longer and healthier life for women: Just two tea cups away

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 11th July 2015

Longer and healthier life for women: Just two tea cups away WEB DESK: Research has found that a cup or two of tea is the elixir of life. Women in their 70s and 80s lived longer if they had the equivalent of two cups of tea a day. Women in their 70s and 80s who had two cups of tea in a day were 40 per...


Four seemingly healthy habits not so healthy

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 7th July 2015

Four seemingly healthy habits not so healthy WEBDESK: Obsessed with your pearly whites, you have taken to brushing your teeth after every meal. But your mommy told you only to brush your teeth twice a day — before breakfast and before bedtime. Turns out she was right. Brushing after meals Dental experts say that rushing to the bathroom immediately after a meal...


US announces first death from measles in 12 years

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 3rd July 2015

US announces first death from measles in 12 years LOS ANGELES: Health authorities on Thursday announced the first US death from measles in 12 years, after an autopsy showed a woman’s fatal pneumonia was caused by the contagious disease. “The cause of death was pneumonia due to measles,” said a statement from the Department of Health in Clallam County, Washington. “The woman had several...


5 vegetables that can boost your immunity system

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 2nd July 2015

5 vegetables that can boost your immunity system WEBDESK: Garlic is surely one of the world’s most potent medicines, and its potent smell is what makes it so powerful. The active ingredient allicin turns into organosulfurs, which are the compounds that keep your cells safe from all the destructive cellular processes that can cause major chronic diseases. Garlic is a natural antiseptic. It prevents cancer,...


The Easiest Cake in 30 minutes

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 2nd July 2015

The Easiest Cake in 30 minutes WEBDESK: For the love of baking here is a quick recipe to rustle up a sinful but healthy homemade biscuit cake which is probably the easiest cake in the world! Ingredients A few packs of biscuits (Good day, Marie etc) A pack of cocoa A cupful of milk Two tablespoon cornflour Some walnuts, almonds, a...


4 things to keep in mind after Iftar

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 1st July 2015

4 things to keep in mind after Iftar WEBDESK: Fasting is compulsory for Muslims. With this comes the treats of Sehri and Iftari but people don’t take care of their health. Here are four things that we needs to keep in mind after Iftari. Once you have broken your fast, have a glass of water after every two hours. This is very important...


Five reasons why you should eat watermelon more this summer

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 30th June 2015

Five reasons why you should eat watermelon more this summer KARACHI: Watermelon have all the nutritious needed this summer to combat heatstroke. Watermelon contains 92% of water in each bite and 6% of sugar which will keep your body from dehydration. It is essential for cardio patients as it helps the blood to flow conveniently. This is because one cup of watermelon contains 250 millligrams...


How to prevent a heat stroke?

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 23rd June 2015

How to prevent a heat stroke? KARACHI: What should one do to fight off the heat? The EDO health for the city, Dr Zafar Ijaz, advises citizens to stay indoors, in the comfort of their air conditioners and fans. “People should try to remain inside their homes and avoid unnecessary outings,” he said, while talking to Aaj.tv. A heat wave in...


Dengue outbreak in Lahore

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 22nd June 2015

Dengue outbreak in Lahore Lahore: Another Dengue case is reported in Lahore on Monday, Aaj News reported. Gulam Abbas was taken to the hospital when he was feverish. After the arrival, his blood samples were sent to the Institute for public health, which confirmed the dengue virus. August, September and October is considered prone to increase in the diseases...


Dengue claims another life

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 20th June 2015

Dengue claims another life KARACHI: Dengue fever claimed another life in Karachi on Friday, raising the total death toll to four this year. The deceased, 15-year-old Areej Illyas, a resident of Saeedabad, Baldia Town, had been taken to Civil hospital with a high fever where she died during treatment, local media reported. So far four persons had died from...


Protecting children in war zones a moral imperative, legal obligation: UN chief

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 19th June 2015

Protecting children in war zones a moral imperative, legal obligation: UN chief UNITED NATIONS: United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said Thursday that protecting children was “a moral imperative and a legal obligation” and should never be jeopardized by national interests, while criticizing Israel for the death and suffering of Palestinian children during last summer’s conflict in Gaza. Speaking at the Security Council during an open debate on...


Pakistani doctor received a prestigious University Award

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 17th June 2015

Pakistani doctor received a prestigious University Award A Pakistani doctor received a prestigious University Award. Dr Saida Rasul, Senior Lecturer, Section of Dentistry, Department of Surgery, Aga Khan University has received the Order of British Columbia 2015, the province’s highest form of recognition, for her community services. “For 26 years, the Order of British Columbia has recognized the remarkable accomplishments and efforts...


1  |  2  |  3  |  
 
 
 
 
 
 

Poll

Does Islam support education and guidance of adolescents on issues of growing up?

View Results

Loading ... Loading ...