In the second part of this series, Laiba Khurram describes her experiences while giving a presentation about Pakistan in a prominent Japanese speech competition. Laiba is an 11th grade student from Angels International College, Faisalabad. She is in Japan as an exchange student.

Ibn al-Haytham had a passionate desire to understand nature. He questioned everything, especially those things that everyone else took for granted. “How do we see?” he asked. In the second part of this series, catch a glimpse into science in the golden age of Islam. Find out what al-Haytham discovered about light and sight, and how he went about doing it.

In the first part of this series, Laiba Khurram describes her initial impressions of Japanese culture. Laiba is an 11th grade student from Angels International College, Faisalabad. She is currently studying in Okayama, Japan for six months as an exchange student.

What are the top performing countries in education doing right? And what can those countries that are at the bottom rung do to improve the quality of education of their students? Read this post to find out.

Japan is one of the richest countries in the world. Yet, in many schools across the country, students clean up their classrooms on a daily basis. Why not in Pakistan?

The student is the teacher: can a student, more familiar with technology than a teacher, help a teacher use information technology in the classroom?

About 4 kilometers northeast of the diplomatic enclave in Islamabad, Noorpur Shahan is a green locality which is well recognized as the final resting place of a famous saint, Bari Imam. The atmosphere of the area is festive with pilgrims singing devotional songs, giving the whole area an air of peace, love and tranquility. One […]

The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled.

Plutarch

For the Muslim world to catch up to Western civilisation, we need to reintroduce the tolerance and curiosity so powerfully wielded by our forefathers in the Golden Age of Islam.

Pehount is a picturesque village located a few miles ahead of the lush valleys of Patriata, Muree. Despite its small size, the village contains numerous success stories. Among these cases, Akhtar Parveen’s story is particularly inspiring.