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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...

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...

It’s never too late to do the right thing, although overseas Pakistanis had wished to vote in the General Election 2018, however, mechanism to allow this to happen could not be devised in time. But now it is learnt that Overseas Pakistanis will be able to exercise their right to vote in the forthcoming by-election in the country’s 25 constituencies on October 25,...

Fake Police encounter

August 11, 2018

Pakistani police culture of ‘encounter’ is severely becoming a threat to society. In a recent Heart-wrenching incident, Millat Town Faisalabad police allegedly killed two matriculation students in an “encounter” last week, claiming that both opened fire during a chase where Police registered an encounter case against the boys under sections 186, 324, 365 and 13/20/65....

Sexual harassment

August 10, 2018

For too long, women sexual harassment in Pakistan were not uncovered believing that the consequences of taking action are more damaging than staying silent, most women continue to staying silent with harassment. The rape and murder of Zainab had led to countrywide protests and created a new scenario to reveal the harasser the not to stay silent. Where the culprit named...

Congo Virus fear

August 8, 2018

Eidul Azha is just round the corner and cattle traders pouring sacrificial animals into cattle markets ahead of Eid-UL-Azha. It has thrown up the prospect of Congo virus outbreak in the country. Sacrifice is a religious obligation for all Muslims, but people should also take care of themselves while handling and slaughtering animals. The Congo virus is a viral disease...

Kashmir is on fire

August 7, 2018

Kashmir, paradise on earth with its majestic azure mountains and fairytale valleys, was a land of vibrant colors and captivating beauty. Kashmir was famous for the peace, harmony and spirituality preached by Hazrat Bulbul Shah, Hazrat Mir Syed Ali Hamadani and many other great Muslim saints. But In the last decades the Occupied Jammu and Kashmir, around 700,000 Indian...

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