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Nathia Gali

KPK introduces country’s first Breathtaking camping pods in Nathia Gali

The Galiyat Development Authorities launched Pakistan's first structured dome resort in Nathia Gali. The resort is the country's first tourist spot laced with luxurious...
U-turns

Imran Khan and U-Turn Policy: Why or Why Not?

As it appears, the term ‘U-turn’ has caught the attention of both the academic and power circles in Pakistan. Many analysts and politicians weighed...
JS Global

JS Global sweeps CFA’s Equity Brokerage Awards

Chartered Financial Analysts (CFA) Society Pakistan held its 16th Annual Excellence awards in Karachi on 13 September. The award ceremony was organized at the...
Dengue

Dengue Outbreak in Pakistan: Symptoms, Cure & Prevention

Dengue has evolved as a global life-threatening public health concern, affecting around 2.5 billion individuals in more than 100 countries. Member States in three...
German

British-Pakistani writer Kamila Shamsie loses German Awards for being anti-Israel

German Literary Authority is reconsidering their award for British-Pakistani novelist, Kamila Shamsie owing to her support for the Pro-Palestinian Boycott, Divestment, and Sanction Movement. Shamsie...
Ghazwa-e-Hind

The resurgence of “Ghazwa-e-Hind”: Indian transgressions against Muslims (Part 2)

The current Ghazwa-e-Hind narrative and its perspective in Pakistan and India A tragedy befell Kashmir and the Muslim world on August 5, 2019, when India...
Ghazwa

The resurgence of “Ghazwa-e-Hind”: Indian transgressions against Muslims (Part 1)

Before I begin deliberating on the topic, I must issue some caveats. I am neither a religious scholar nor am I here to attack...
economy

Is the government taking enough steps to make way for a stable economy?

To be a stable economy is a long way to go, but at the very least, working towards it must be government's primary objective....
imported

FBR proposes to reduce taxes on imported phones by 50%

Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) is mulling to cut the regulatory duties on the imported phones by 50%, a move purely taken to provide...
Tariq Malik

Tariq Malik: Textbook Case of former PML-N Government’s Harassment of Govt Servants

Tariq Malik, a former government servant, and a distinguished global achiever has made Pakistan proud with his impressive accomplishment and world-wide recognition. In the...
Rajnath Singh

Religious Minorities feel “Safe and Respected” in India: Defense Minister Rajnath Singh

Indian Defence Minister Rajnath Singh attempted to divert global attention from the human rights violations in occupied Kashmir, by accusing Pakistan of violating the...
Imran Khan

No NRO for Corrupt at any cost: Imran Khan stands firm for Pakistan

Media is abuzz with reports about the possibility of a “deal” being brokered between the Imran Khan-led government and the convicted opposition leaders. However,...
Taliban

Taliban step up violence as Afghan polls draw closer

Taliban suicide bombers killed at least 48 people and wounded dozens more in two blasts Tuesday -- one at a campaign rally for the...
Maryam

Maryam can remain V-President, but cannot hold Functional Position: ECP

The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP), on Tuesday, dismissed the plea filed by PTI lawmakers against PML-N Vice President Maryam Nawaz, contesting the eligibility...
Russia

RT’s Interviews With PM IK & The Taliban show Russia’s “Balancing” Intent

For as close as Russia has once again become to India following its support of the latter's "Israeli"-like unilateral moves in Kashmir and the...
Ghotki

Attack on Hindu Temple: Social media calls to protect Hindu community

Social media has expressed furor following the vandalizing of a Hindu temple in Ghotki, a small city in interior Sindh, after blasphemy accusations against...

Will Saba Qamar appear in a movie on Kulbushan Jadhav?

Pakistani actress Saba Qamar denies signing any movies based on the life of Indian spy Kulbushan Jadhav. An online news portal had claimed that...
PAF

Operation Swift Retort: PAF heroes, Hassan & Noman recall events of 27th Feb

The heroes of Operation Swift Retort, Wing Commander Noman Ali Khan, and Squadron Leader Hassan Siddique, of PAF, have assured the nation that they...
Bullshit

Top Pakistani Politicians are ‘Bullshit Artists’?

We need to clearly understand the impact of not just lies but bullshitting has had on our political landscape because it has created a...
Khan

Pakistanis will Fight to the End for their Freedom: PM Imran Khan

Prime Minister Imran Khan has assured the Narendra Modi-led Indian government that the Pakistani nation will “fight to the death for their freedom” in...
floods

India must stop deforesting its mountains if it wants to fight floods

Gayathri D Naik | Floods are now an annual nightmare in many parts of southern and western India. Valleys in the states of Maharashtra, Karnataka...
Amnesty

Amnesty International refuses to bow to Indian intimidation over Kashmir

Amnesty International's chief vowed Monday that the rights group would not be silenced on raising concerns about Kashmir despite what he called intimidation by...
Iran

Pakistan, Iran & Turkey: A new Strategic Partnership despite US sanctions

Pakistan and Iran have agreed on a five-year extension to the long-pending gas pipeline project. According to the documents of the agreement, Iran will...
Usman Buzdar

Is Usman Buzdar trying to be more Powerful?

Surprising as it may seem but the only person in Pakistan’s current political scene who lacks charisma, vision and political prowess yet being relentlessly...
Malala

Malala Yousafzai’s plea on Kashmir issue sets Indian Twitter on fire

Malala Yousafzai, the youngest Noble Laureate is suffering a tirade of criticism on social media following her series of tweets on Kashmir Lockdown that...
higher education

Doing more with less: The challenge of higher education in Pakistan

Public Sector Universities are grappling with diminishing resources, largely because of significant declines in state funding in the current (2019-20) budget and poor management...
Picanto

Kia Picanto is coming to Pakistan: Best mid-range vehicle?

Kia Motors Pakistan is set to introduce a new car for mid-range users: The Picanto. This would be the Kia's third car in Pakistan,...
Kashmir

After Massacre at Gujarat, Modi’s has Programmed Pogrom for Kashmir

Narendra Modi, a name synonymous with Hitler, previously infamous for the butchery of Gujarat, has now programmed another pogrom in Indian occupied Kashmir (IOK)....
Farhan Saeed

Farhan Saeed lambasted Indian musician for stealing his song

Pakistani singer Farhan Saeed lambasted Indian music composer Salim Merchant for imitating his song. Saeed accused that famous Bollywood music composer Salim Merchant stole...
Habibie

B.J. Habibie: Indonesia’s president and architect of the country’s aircraft

Tangguh Chairil | Indonesia’s top engineer and former president, Bacharuddin Jusuf Habibie or B.J. Habibie, who built the country’s aircraft industry from scratch, died at...

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