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The evolution of Saudi Arabia’s treatment of Women

AFP | Saudi Arabia on Monday marks one year since it allowed women to drive for the first time, a flagship reform as the petro-state...

Shahid Afridi urges CJP to take notice of ‘black sheep’ in judiciary

News Desk | Star cricketer Shahid Afridi has congratulated the Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar, for taking an aggressive approach towards the humanitarian...

Celebrities unite demanding justice for Khadija

News Desk | A few years ago Khadija Siddiqui's resilience to seek justice made rounds in television and social media.  Khadija had gone to pick her...

Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy receives an honorary degree from Smith College

News Desk| Pakistani- Canadian activist and journalist Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy received an honorary degree from the USA's prestigious Smith College in recognition of her efforts...

War hero Cecil Chaudhry

News Desk: Cecil was born on August 27, 1941, in British India, he was a veteran fighter pilot, Pakistani academic and a human rights activist....

Crimes against Women plague India

The details of the ordeal of an eight-year-old girl held captive, starved, sedated and repeatedly raped inside a ‘devisthan’ in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kathua...

CJP always in action: Orders probe into Chichawatni girl’s rape

News Analysis| Chief Justice of Pakistan, Mian Saqib Nisar, took Suo Motu notice of the rape and the murder of an eight-year-old girl in Chichawatni...

Muniba Mazari offers an explanation for viral video praising ex-husband

News Desk | Muniba Mazari was recently criticized for twisting the facts of her marital split time and again in her earlier interviews after a...

Muniba Mazari receives award in Serbia for social work in Pakistan

News Desk | Karic Foundation in Serbia recently awarded Muniba Mazari, a UN Goodwill Ambassador to Pakistan, in recognition of her services to her people...

Amir Khan admits he embarrassed himself in public feud with wife

News Desk | Amir Khan's says his recent marriage fiasco with wife Faryal Makhdoom left him embarrassed. The boxer made a candid statement recently while...

Pakistan’s First Solar Night School

I believe the mind once enlightened cannot again become dark. Slum School by Rohayl Varind A free school for underprivileged children living in slums of Pakistan....

Saudi Helicopter Carrying 8 High-Ranking Officials Crashed Near Yemen Border | All Dead

A helicopter carrying several Saudi officials, including a high-ranking prince, has crashed in the kingdom's southwest near the border with Yemen.     Prince Mansour bin Muqrin Al...

Shehzad Roy becomes Goodwill Ambassador of UN

Shehzad Roy has been appointed as the new National Goodwill ambassador of United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime. The singer cum social activist...

Kidnapped Canadian says child killed, wife raped in Afghanistan

A U.S-Canadian couple and their three children freed from captivity in Pakistan return to Canada, where the husband Joshua Boyle said one of his...

Dr. Sania Nishtar, of Pakistan, to lead the WHO’s Global Commission

News Analysis | Dr. Sania Nishtar, from Pakistan, will lead a high-level global commission formed by World Health Organisation (WHO) on non-communicable diseases (NCDs). These...

Why Photos of the Eiffel Tower at Night are Illegal

You can’t take pictures of the Eiffel Tower at night  The ban has been in place for a while now, but as France becomes more aggressive...

Dove’s inadvertent racist ad

Dove is the latest marketer to find itself in hot water after it ran what many see as a racist ad on Facebook last...

6 Things You Should Never Do After Eating

People usually lie down or sit comfortably in a chair after having dinner, but this is a big mistake you should never make. According...

Pakistan: Military take Over in 1999

Qaidi Number 1500 | A real story of General Pervaiz Musharaf and Muhammad Nawaz Shareef, during 1999 military takeover. Video credits: Dunya News Pakistan

A tale of Miss Universe & a little Indian girl

News Analysis | Anna Maria Burdzy 25, Miss Universe GB 2017, the prettiest woman in the world, announced to pay the education expenses of Julie...

What Malala did on her first day at Oxford University?

News Analysis | Malala Yousafzai, a young human right activist from Pakistan, and the receiver of the Noble peace prize, on Monday, shared her first-day...

Machine Captures CO2 From Air And Turns It To Fuel

In this video the designers explain the motivation and rationale behind the "Direct Air Capture" process, and what Carbon Engineering is doing to commercialize...

China turns desert into land rich with crops

Drawing a roadmap to combat the spread of deserts worldwide. It’s the mission of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification in the Inner Mongolian...

Gulalai Ismail wins recognition for her fight against Taliban ideology

News Analysis | Gulalai Ismail from Pakistan made history on Thursday morning when she won a joint award for her undeterred awareness campaign to counter...
How Pakistani politics, civil society & bureaucracy promote Corruption?

How Pakistani politics, civil society & bureaucracy promote Corruption?

Sarwar Bari | Recently a factory worker suggested to me passionately to take part in the next general election as a candidate. A close friend...

Malala meets Priyanka Chopra and world leaders at UNGA 2017

News Analysis | Priyanka Chopra, the goodwill ambassador of UNICEF and youngest noble laureate Malala Yousafzai had a rare meet up in New York, where...

British-Pakistani filmmaker’s movie “My Pure Land” nominated for Oscars

News Desk | Writer-producer Sarmad Masud's biopic movie on Nazo Dharejo is contending for Oscars 2018, from the UK under the category of ‘Best foreign...

Proud Moment for Pakistan: Gilgit-Baltistan praised internationally for conserving the Snow Leopards

News Desk | Baltistan Wildlife Conservation and Development Authority is among the 15 organizations worldwide that would be awarded an Equator Prize in 2017. The...

Daughter of Pakistan shines at Oxford University

News Desk | Defying all the traditional barriers, this daughter of Pakistan, Kanza Azeemi, relished the moments of achievement when she won the highest academic...

Census 2017: Over 10,000 transgender population in Pakistan

News analysis | The recognition of more than 10,000 trans genders as an equal and separate community in the country’s sixth census in 2017 is...

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