Hail to the new master

Hail to the new master

19-Feb-17
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The year is 2050. Pakistan is lined with motorways and railroads. Highways begin at the head of the country in Khunjerab and reach all the way to i ...

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China-Pakistan Economic Corridor : An insight

China-Pakistan Economic Corridor : An insight

16-Feb-17
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The China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is currently under construction at a cost of $46 billion which i ...

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Chitral NGO organises cleanliness drive in Lahore

Chitral NGO organises cleanliness drive in Lahore

10-Feb-17
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Continuing its journey of clean and green Pakistan, Chitral Heritage and Environment Protection Society (CHEPS), a non-profit organisation based in ...

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The perils of finding ‘the American Dream’: An Indian’s journey

The perils of finding ‘the American Dream’: An Indian’s journey

03-Feb-17
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SEATTLE: Buta Singh, a 34-year-old Sikh from India's Punjab state, fled his homeland in the spring of 2013 out of fear of religiou ...

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The wushu women of Kabul

The wushu women of Kabul

02-Feb-17
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KABUL: Sima Azimi frowns as she pirouettes in the snow, suspended for a moment against the sky, on a hill overlooking Kabul and th ...

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The woes of transvestites

The woes of transvestites

19-Jan-17
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Transvestites are usually considered as symbols of hatred and detestation while being oppressed in every possible way, even from their blood relati ...

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When apples were oranges

When apples were oranges

05-Jan-17
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When Ambassador Teresita Schaffer called Husain Haqqani a man with golden tongue, she must have missed the conversations with another ...

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ELECTRIC CARS

ELECTRIC CARS

04-Jan-17
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In 2015, about one in every 150 cars sold in the U.S. had a plug and a battery. But mass adoption of electric vehicles is coming and much s ...

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Daughter of the East: A glimpse into Benazir's life and achievments

Daughter of the East: A glimpse into Benazir's life and achievments

27-Dec-16
25431

Benazir Bhutto, born on 21 June 1953, was the 11th Prime Minister of Pakistan and the leader of the centre-left Pakistan People's Party(PPP). ...

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To LUMS, you’ve got it all wrong

To LUMS, you’ve got it all wrong

27-Dec-16
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Dear LUMS,

It is after much pondering and deliberation that I have decided to write this public letter addressed to you. Though being an alu ...

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Quaid-e-Azam’s teachings and today’s world   

Quaid-e-Azam’s teachings and today’s world  

25-Dec-16
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Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah known as father of the nation of Pakistan – whose 140th birth anniversary is being observed today ...

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My father, a Pakistani prisoner of war in India

My father, a Pakistani prisoner of war in India

15-Dec-16
20672

“Doctors filled his file with words like Dementia, Alzheimer’s and Schizophrenia. Our lives were measured out in what, ...

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Realty sector takes a nosedive in Murree

Realty sector takes a nosedive in Murree

30-Nov-16
21253

Pakistan is a country that has been blessed with lavish green lands, pine trees, chilly breeze and picturesque valleys in its northern areas. Witho ...

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Interview: ‘Effective legislation, education key to contain financial crime’

Interview: ‘Effective legislation, education key to contain financial crime’

28-Nov-16
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Money laundering, terrorist financing and corruption have become the core issues of the past few decades with no end in sight. Certain politicians, ...

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Jammu and Kashmir: South Asia’s Palestine

Jammu and Kashmir: South Asia’s Palestine

25-Nov-16
17734

The history of Jammu and Kashmir is full of tragedies ever since the British left the Indian-subcontinent in 1947. It has been marred by several cr ...

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Happy Birthday, Internet!

Happy Birthday, Internet!

20-Nov-16
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Happy 47th birthday, Internet! The Internet was born on November 21, 1969, almost 150 years after the industrial revolutio ...

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Mix Martial Arts gains momentum in Pakistan

Mix Martial Arts gains momentum in Pakistan

17-Nov-16
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Sport of Mix Martial Arts [MMA] is popular all over the world and is growing day by day in Pakistan. Fight Fortress Islamabad is a profess ...

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Travel Diary:  My Swiss Adventure

Travel Diary: My Swiss Adventure

16-Nov-16
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Being a frequent globetrotter for a number of years now, I have had the privilege of travelling to over a dozen countries and countless cities arou ...

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The Power of Anecdotal Evidence

The Power of Anecdotal Evidence

12-Nov-16
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We are addicted to numbers. The statement “care to back that up?”

At the “Conference Against the Harassment of Women&rdquo ...

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Introspecting into Far-Right Nationalism in the Free World

Introspecting into Far-Right Nationalism in the Free World

11-Nov-16
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In recent times, the complexity of global security has led to the rise of an extreme form of nationalism in the Free World that has e ...

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