Super Store Culture in Karachi – the Good and the Bad

In Karachi, there has recently been a boom of Super Markets. The likes of Imtiaz Super Market, Metro Cash n Carry, Chase Up and Chase Value Centre are attracting a huge number of people. The primary reason behind the success of these super stores is the availability of all the necessary house hold items and common consumer stuff in one building. These super stores not only save quite a lot of time, but various discounts and offers on the general items are also a factor of attraction for the common public. Continue reading “Super Store Culture in Karachi – the Good and the Bad”

How to Close Comments in WordPress for Older Posts?

WordPress is an excellent piece of software. It brings ease of use while setting up and maintaining a website. We have been using WordPress for almost 5 months now. And we have felt that it is so far so good. Customizing some of the options in WordPress is just a matter of some clicks. Similarly, if you, due to any reasons, wish to close comments for older posts then it will take you less than 5 minutes to achieve in WordPress. Continue reading “How to Close Comments in WordPress for Older Posts?”

Wednesday Jokes – 3 Pappu and Sheeda Jokes to Make you Smile!

Disclaimer: Pappu and Sheeda are hypothetical but traditional, sweet, fun loving and naughty Pakistani characters found almost everywhere in Pakistan. Any resemblance to any person near you is highly possible. And these jokes would be even more enjoyable if you have any Pappu or Sheeda among your closer ones. So keep smiling and keep reading. 🙂 Continue reading “Wednesday Jokes – 3 Pappu and Sheeda Jokes to Make you Smile!”

Avoid Plastic As Much As You Can!

In our local eateries, dhabas, restaurants and shops, it has become a common practice of packing food items in plastic. Plastic boxes, Polythene shoppers, plastic cups and plastic wrappers have become ubiquitous. Whether you are getting a home delivery of your favorite biryani, or you are parceling tea to your home, or you are buying Naan or Chapati from your nearest hotel, everyone is using plastic bags or boxes to pack the food item, not only because it is cheaper, also because it brings ease and convenience. But it is the time that you should rethink and cut down the use of plastic as much as you could. Continue reading “Avoid Plastic As Much As You Can!”

Monday Mystery – Can You Solve This Mysterious Murder Riddle?

One evening there was a murder in the home of a married couple. Their daughter and son were also at home with them. As a chief investigator, you were assigned the case. You were told that one of these four people murdered one person of the family. One member of the family witnessed the murder, whereas one member helped the murderer. Now you are required to find out the murderer. Continue reading “Monday Mystery – Can You Solve This Mysterious Murder Riddle?”

Best Tools to Check your Website’s Speed Rank

Earlier, a post was published on our website regarding the WordPress Plugin to enhance the overall speed of the webpage. But how to check whether your webpage is performing above par or not? In that post, a brief reference was given to a tool (GTmetrix) which can be used to check the Page Speed which helped us to take into account and then optimize the critical points which were causing a decline in the speed of the website. Then we thought to cover some of the best tools which could be helpful in this regard. So we have dedicated this post for it. Continue reading “Best Tools to Check your Website’s Speed Rank”

Intending to buy UPS? May be this can help!

Summers have already started here in Karachi, and the blind man’s bluff of the electricity has already touched its peaks. In this situation, most people opt for UPS to provide backup during the power outages. So, if you too are in a quest to find a well-suited UPS (Uninterrupted Power Supply) for domestic use then here are some technicalities, some buzz words reverberating in the market which are frequently used by the UPS sellers to attract you, and which you should know before buying the UPS. So keep reading. Continue reading “Intending to buy UPS? May be this can help!”

Feeling Giddy in Office hours? May be this can help!

Often times, when we do not get adequate sleep at night or are going through a particularly stressed out situation at our work place, we start to feel giddy in the office hours. The dizziness seems to get us down. It feels like quitting the work and lying down to take a nap for a couple of hours. In such a situation, how can you tackle the dizziness? Well, following are some of the easiest things, we have compiled for you, which you can do to get rid of this undesirable and untimely sleepiness. Continue reading “Feeling Giddy in Office hours? May be this can help!”

Glaucoma Awareness Programme – Why is it needed?

In the earlier post, I shared my own story regarding how I am getting on with Glaucoma, by the grace of Allah. And all that boring story was intended to set up the ground for the awareness program which we are starting regarding Glaucoma. But many of our readers would be wondering as to why do we need awareness in this matter? Is it of any good to put in some effort to spread the awareness about this disease? Continue reading “Glaucoma Awareness Programme – Why is it needed?”

Wednesday Math Quiz – Are you smarter than Grade-2 Student?

These are some simple Grade-2 questions related to mathematics and counting, and as a matter of fact most of the people get these questions wrong. Let us see how many questions can you get right?

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