October 23, 2018
By Adeela Akmal

The sehat aapa training the local women on good health & hygiene practices.In rural communities, women are often the key players in its economy and caregivers of their families. ‘Project Hope’ is among the many programmes that are working towards empowering them. You! takes a look... Patricia O’HayerWomen in society play many important roles on a regular basis as nurturers and professionals. However, when it comes to rural communities, women are often the key players in its economy. Not only are they custodians of traditions and culture, they work as farmers, primary wage earners and even entrepreneurs. Unfortunately, among...


By M. Shirazi

beauty interviewThis week, in a candid interview, ace hairstylist Humaa Tahir talks about her passion and love for grooming ... Humaa TahirWhether you want a whole new look or just want to breathe fresh life into your hair; the right hair cut can give you confidence, enhance your mood, and make you feel sexy again. Changing your hair style can go wonderfully right - or horribly wrong. That’s why so many women like to go to professional hair stylist to achieve the desired look. And when it comes to hair stylists Humaa Tahir, who has been in the grooming business since 24 years, seems to be the perfect choice. She worked with ace...


By Z. K

healthBones are the living tissue which gives our body its structure. But without proper care, these bones become weak, which leads to osteoporosis. Osteoporosis, which means ‘porous bones’, is a disease that thins and weakens your bones, making them fragile and more likely to break. It is sometimes called a ‘silent disease’ because it can develop gradually over many years without causing any symptoms.Osteoporosis is the hidden, underlying cause of painful, debilitating and life-threatening fractures. The most common of osteoporotic fractures are spine fractures, a major cause of pain, disability and loss of quality of life. Up to...


By Asif Khan

you & meYoung, beautiful and talented are a few words that best describe model Munaza Rajput. Entering showbiz was nothing less than a fairytale moment for her when she was spotted by J & H Fashion Store on Facebook, who offered her to appear for a trial and portfolio. Later, she shared her portfolio with few potential clients and got few lawn shoots. She always had aspired to work with ace fashion guru Khawar Riaz.  But, owing to her principles, Munaza wanted to make her credentials strong enough before actually working with him. It didn’t take Khawar long to see a rising star hiding inside this bubbly girl, and he agreed to be...


By Mubashir Ahmed

Deepak Perwani, Feri Rewanian & Aamna Aqeel with the participants of the plantation drive.environmentThe mindless exploitation of natural resources by mankind has imperilled the existence of the planet itself. Increasing pollution, our poisoned rivers, an unstable ocean, the melting glaciers are all aggravated by human thoughtlessness. To save environment, it is important to take a strong initiative.Tree plantation is a harbinger of prosperity. Plants eliminate the pollution and are beneficial for the health, too. This would let our coming generations lead a healthy life. Fortunately, many people, including renowned companies on a larger...


By you desk

recipeThese cheesy pizza roll-ups are very quick and easy to make. This is perfect for kids’ lunch box for school or a nice snack for an intimate garden party. This week You! collaborates with Kausar Ahmed, founder and CEO of ‘Kitchen Crafts’ and herrecently launched food website ‘Happy Belly World’. She shares her delicious recipe for Pizza roll-ups.Happy munching!IngredientsFor Pizza doughLukewarm water 3/4 cup Sugar 1/4 tspYeast 2 tbsp Flour 3 1/4 cups Salt 1 tsp Oil 3 1/2 tspToppingPizza or pasta sauce 1/4 cupCheese 1/2 cupPepperoni 2 tbspOlive oil 1 tbspSauteed onion 2 tbspGarlic 4 tbspSpinach 1/2 cupTomatoes 2MethodTo...


By you desk

Hi Nadine Khan,My problem started few months back. I got married about two and a half years ago. In the beginning, I had the best time of my life and was grateful to Allah for bestowing upon me His blessing. My husband was very caring and affectionate, always by my side. But, nowadays, we seem to have drifted apart. We constantly fight over petty issues. Not a single day goes by in which we don’t have an argument, so it’s becoming very stressful for me. I have resumed my studies from this year and also take care of my one-year-old son. I lose patience as my son is a handful, and when I scold him my husband treats me harshly. At least...


By you desk

Tara Uzra Dawood, Ameena Saiyid, Angie Marshall, Yasmeen Lari, Nilofer Saeed & Tina Sani - the esteemed guests of the evening.ladiesfund awards Society and culture has been telling us for the longest time that women need men. They have never treated women at par with men until recent times. Fortunately, with the improvement in the living standards and female literacy rate, women have started reducing their reliance on male members for living by creating new avenues to earn money. With the growth of trading class in the society during past centuries, women started learning basic business skills and acquired formal entrepreneurship knowledge...


By A. Jafri

Muhammad Zeeshan, curator for KB19, addresses the audience.artMuhammad Zeeshan has been announced as a curator for Karachi Biennale 2019 in an event, held recently at TDF Ghar. You! takes a look...Biennale, Italian for ‘biennial’, is used to describe any large scale exhibition that happens every two years, within the art world. A biennale operates on a grand scale, gathering artists from around the globe and presenting their work across multiple venues. The art works are often room-filling, theatrical environments, heavy with high definition video technology. The Karachi Biennale is a visionary platform that focuses on innovation,...