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    Syeda Afrin Tarannum would choose 'The Script' over 'G-Eazy' any day. Continue ignoring her taste in music on:

  • For the Artsy Types

    If you appreciate typography, follow this profile. With all its loops and edges,
  • Protecting children’s minds from coronavirus

    What psychological impacts will the coronavirus have on our children's minds?

    It’s 2 AM and you mindlessly go through social media, contemplating your day. Suddenly, you realise you forgot to set the alarm and as you do, your phone tells you that you only have four hours and 23 minutes to sleep. Hurriedly, you put your phone aside; if only you could do that to your mind too.

    Close your eyes. You are a girl and at a public place. Look around, sit next to a woman. You are not supposed to sit randomly next to an unknown man, or any man for that matter.
  • Pressure to Perform

    This hypothetical situation is sadly the reality for a staggering number of people. However, what makes matters worse is that often people are under the impression that they have to measure up to certain standards to pursue their dreams.