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Here’s why experts say all kids ages 6 and up should be screened for obesity

Here’s why experts say all kids ages 6 and up should be screened for obesity

With obesity still rising among certain groups of kids, a US government panel is renewing its advice that all children and adolescents ages 6 to 18 be screened for obesity.

Will playing screen Samaritan help Salman Khan?

Will playing screen Samaritan help Salman Khan?

Cinema is such a powerful medium that it arrests the eye and the mind – and keep them captive for a long time.

Despite the world’s huffing, China’s smokers keep on puffing

Despite the world’s huffing, China’s smokers keep on puffing

Liu Ying has always hated the smell of cigarettes. But now the 37-year-old Beijing resident doesn’t have to sit helplessly in smoke-filled bars or restaurants.

The Push to outer limits

The Push to outer limits

Imagine: Every morning begins with an unobscured, brilliantly multicoloured sunrise and overwhelming gusts of wind racing through Yosemite Valley.

Luke Combs, the ‘ordinary person’ pop star

Luke Combs, the ‘ordinary person’ pop star

You would never believe Luke Combs was a pop star.

The long, uneven road as refugees pursue their dreams in Germany

The long, uneven road as refugees pursue their dreams in Germany

Dawed Suleiman is smoking and relaxing with the others during his lunch break at the LEB language school in Hanover.

Inviting disaster

Inviting disaster

We remain fascinated by the spectre of our demise, whether the end is wrought by deities, our own folly or imposed by outside forces like monsters, asteroids and aliens that have haunted us since Orson Welles’ 1938 War of the Worlds radio broadcast.

Mom returns

Mom returns

In the 1980s, barring Amitabh Bachchan, Sridevi could hold on her own against any of the big male stars in the industry.

Why Germany is going crazy for unicorns

Why Germany is going crazy for unicorns

Bright pink “unicorn” sausages, unicorn hoof gel with glitter, candy floss-scented unicorn toilet paper – in Germany these days, you can buy pretty much anything with a hint of unicorn.

“There is so much more about the real man”

“There is so much more about the real man”

— Baseball icon Kareem Abdul-Jabbar on his 50-year-old relationship with coach John Wooden

Don’t forget your umbrella!

Don’t forget your umbrella!

Matthew Schofield, Executive Director, and Sean Vernon, Senior Contractual/ Commercial Consultant at Quantum Global Solutions, continue their series of articles on the construction industry.

Time to jazz up your life

Time to jazz up your life

This month Maggie McKenzie of Dana Travels was challenged to research an unusual birthday surprise for a jazz aficionado.

  • Duhur

    11:37 AM
  • FAJR

    03:14

  • Shruq

    04:46

  • Duhr

    11:37

  • Asr

    15:00

  • Maghrb

    18:28

  • Isha

    19:58

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