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Interview: Senior Lecturer Fareeha Azmat sees a very bright future of Pakistan (Part One)

It seems impossible to imagine a society without teachers. Educators are often considered to be the moral keepers of nations and societies, those who give direction, hope, those who explain and unravel issues which others fail to comprehend.   Educator Fareeha Azmat sees a very bright future of Pakistan. In her view, bringing synchronization in […]

Hail and farewell to those we lost in 2012 (Part Three)

In the third and last part of the three-part article about those we left in 2012, we will put a light on the personalities of Obaidullah Baig, Ardeshir Cowasjee, Faizan Peerzada and Bashir Ahmed Bilour.   Obaidullah Baig (1936 — 2012) – Eminent scholar/Urdu writer/novelist/columnist/documentary filmmaker   Baig is most famous for his quiz show Kasauti, which […]

Hail and farewell to those we lost in 2012 (Part Two)

In the second installment of the three-part series, we will briefly those legends who passed away in 2012 including Mehdi Hassan Khan, Iqbal Bahu and Fauzia Wahab.   Mehdi Hassan Khan (1927-2012) – Ghazal singer/playback singer   The ‘King of Ghazal’ was his title, as he was awarded by the Indian and Pakistani government for his songs. He […]

Hail and farewell to those we lost in 2012 (Part One)

As the year comes to end, let’s not forget to pay tribute to the prominent people that made a difference with their contributions to the country.   Although they have passed on, they will always be remembered as the heroes of our country and the faces that have represented Pakistan all over the world. Here […]

Mexico’s Luis Ramon Garrido wins Boy’s Singles U17 title at 2012 USBDF Winter Junior Internationals

Mexico’s talented player Luis Ramon Garrido proved his worth on court and grabbed Boy’s Singles U17 title after crushing USA’s Raymond Hsia in the final encounter at 2012 USBDF Winter Junior Internationals on Sunday, December 23, in USA. The aggressive Luis Ramon, who was an un-seeded shuttler in Men’s Singles main draw of the tournament, […]

Tattoos on terrorist form of identification: Mian Iftikhar

Provincial Information Minister for Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mian Iftikhar has said that tattoos were a form of identification amongst terrorist organizations. He was referring to the Skull and Horn tattoo on the back of one of the terrorists killed during the attack.   Speaking to the media he said the terrorists were aiming to take over […]

Are Syria’s Chemical Weapons Iraq’s Weapons of Mass Destruction?

Talks about an unnamed US official saying that America has knowledge and evidence of chemical weapons being loaded by Syria’s regime in order to take out rebels across the country are going around nowadays and have gained a lot of attention in international communities.   Whether that statement is true or not is yet to […]

Tanongsak Saensomboonsuk beats Sattawat Pongnairat in Men’s Singles qualifying round at Hong Kong Open

Thailand’s Tanongsak Saensomboonsuk worked really hard to overpower his spirited USA shuttler Sattawat Pongnairat in Men’s Singles qualifying round contest at Hong Kong Open Super Series 2012 on October 20, in Hong Kong. The impressive Saensomboonsuk, who has been showing good performance at international level in the recent months, employed all of his skills and […]

Pakistan elected to United Nations Human Rights Council

Pakistan has been elected to the United Nations Human Rights Council, an intergovernmental body within the UN system.   Pakistan, which had the endorsement of the Asia Group, polled 171 votes, when 97 were required. The United States and Germany won a closely contested race among western nations. In Asia, Japan, Kazakhstan, Pakistan, South Korea […]

Supreme Court reserves verdict on dual citizenship

Concluding the hearing of dual nationality case, the Supreme Court of Pakistan on Tuesday reserved the verdict to be announced in a day or two. A three-member bench of the apex court headed by Chief Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry resumed hearing of the dual nationality case. It is vital to mention here that dual citizenships […]

Top 10 child prodigies from around the world (Part Two)

In the second installment of the five-part series, I will briefly discuss the brilliant minds of the world including Akrit Jaswal and Gregory Smith. Akrit Jaswal (India) This kid has been called the world’s smartest boy and its answer is quite easy. Having 146 IQ level, he is considered smartest person in India, a country […]

Top 10 child prodigies from around the world (Part One)

The famous saying that the child is the father of the man goes true for all the child prodigies in the world. Childhood, ah it’s a magical time when one is still allowed to be a non-productive drain on society and not feel guilty about it. However, some children were more focused on things like […]


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