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The government has been quick to assail the climate change problem by starting the 10 billion tree plantation program. There is no greater threat to our shared future than climate change. Every inhabitant of Pakistan, no matter what political outlook or association, must put in their full energy in making...

Finding fault with the PTI government continues non-stop on the media despite Imran Khan’s plea to give him at least three months’ time. Deplorably, too much attention, time, money and resources have been lost to political bashing and intrigues for too much of our history. There must, now, be a combined pursuit of common goals, foremost among which is saving the country’s...

The great advantage Prime Minster Imran Khan brings to Pakistani politics is the absence of dynasty. He is not the scion of a political family. In a region awash with hereditary rulers and nepotism, he does represent change. Oxford educated, familiar with Western way of thinking and respectful of Eastern traditions, Imran Khan is truly a rare breed of a politician whose...

HIV AIDS in Pakistan

August 30, 2018

National Health Services (NHS) ministry submitted report in the Supreme Court of Pakistan regarding HIV/AIDS in the country that showed that there are an estimated 150,000 people suffering from the disease, and the number increased by an estimated 20,000 people each year. However, the Supreme Court rejected national health services (NHS) ministry report and ordered to...

Asian Games 2018

August 29, 2018

Pakistan’s contingent consists of 256 players including 216 men and 40 women are participating in the Asian Games 2018. Male players are participating in 35 events of various disciplines and women in 15 events in this Gala. While Pakistan secured their third medal at the Asian Games when Arshad Nadeem clinched bronze in javelin throw event, however, most of country’s...

A telephone conversation between US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Pakistan’s newly elected Prime Minister Imran Khan has stimulated up controversy. Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi maintained that U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo did not mention anything about terrorists operating in Pakistan during a telephone call to new Prime Minister Imran Khan....

New CM Punjab

August 20, 2018

Pakistan Tehreek-in-Insaaf (PTI) leader almost unknown to the public eye, Usman Buzdar has finally been elected the much-awaited position of the Chief Minister (CM) of Punjab ending the rule of Sharif family in their heartland after 10 years.  Usman Buzdar, belongs to the tribal area of Barthi in Dera Ghazi Khan, became 20th CM of Punjab after obtaining 186 against PML-N’s...

Prime Minister Imran Khan, while addressing the National Assembly, after being elected as the prime minister on Friday vowed that he would not spare the ones who looted the country. “I am grateful to Almighty Allah and the nation for giving me the opportunity to bring a change which the nation wanted. I promise my nation that I will bring the change which it desperately...

The 20, 000 square kilometres (KM) Pakistan’s desert region Tharparkar is one of the poorest districts in Southeast Pakistan, Tharparkar is just at a distance of 300 km from Karachi. Tharparkar is home to malnutrition, infections, water shortage and lack of proper medical facilities. According to the health department, every year 1,500 children die due to malnutrition,...

Irregularities in PIA

August 14, 2018

Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) is the national flag-carrier of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan has become a national burden. Once amongst the top international lines of the world, PIA assisted to establish Emirates, a Dubai based airline, by providing technical and administrative support to the Emirates’ staff in its academy. And now, Emirates stands at the world’s...

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