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Malaysian Plane MH17 Shot Down in Ukraine

By • Jul 18th, 2014 • Category: Politics

MH17 the Malaysian airplane flight from Amsterdam to Kuala lumpur has been shot down over Ukraine in area of Donetsk. Allegedly, the pro-Russian militants have shot it down, though it has yet to be confirmed according to the media report. 295 people were on board and none survived as per reports. This is very frightening […]

After First Match, Brazilian Players Loving Pakistani Brazuca Ball

By • Jun 13th, 2014 • Category: Features

The word ‘Brazuca’ means Brazilian way of live. Brazuca is the name of football which is being used in this 2014 football world cup in Brazil. When Brazil and Croatia fought with each other today in the inaugural match, they were using Pakistan-made Brazuca balls, and Brazilian players said that they loved it. Balls used […]

Jobs in Bol Network for anchors , reporters, newscasters, journalists in Pakistan

By • Oct 27th, 2013 • Category: Misc

A new media network is almost ready to be launched in the Pakistan. A mass exodus in underway from the main media channels like GEO, ARY, DUNYA and other ones to this new news network channel which is BOL Network. This will primarily operate from Dubai but will have its branches in Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, […]

Interview with Twitterer Mohsin Hijazee

By • Oct 27th, 2013 • Category: Interviews

Mohsin Hijazee is a software engineer by profession and by education. Besides that, he occasionally writes satire. He is quite active on the Twitter. Would you please tell us something about you? An ordinary citizen of Pakistan, software engineer by choice, writing code since I was 15, taught C myself. Since have worked with over […]

Blooper of Dunya Newspaper; Still Gilani is Premier for Them

By • Nov 23rd, 2012 • Category: Politics

This is the lead story of Dunya Newspaper for today’s date of 23rd Nov, 2012. Nazir Naji should be so proud of it. of roznama dunya website

By • Sep 4th, 2012 • Category: Politics

Mian Aamir Mehmood has been able to receive massive amount of funds in advance in regard of advertising bills from the presidential palace courtesy to the campaign run by the Malik Riaz and his associated. These massive funds have put Mian Aamir to launch a brand new Urdu daily from Lahore and he has been […]

Interview with Blogger Khadija Kiran

By • Jul 25th, 2012 • Category: Interviews

Would you please tell us something about you and your site? I am Khadija Kiran living in the capital of Pakistan. I am doing masters in EPM(education planning & management) I am a psychology graduate & I also did textile designing three years back. People around me are mostly in a habit of call me […]

Interview with Blogger Maha Kamal

By • Jul 25th, 2012 • Category: Interviews

Maha Kamal is an undergraduate student at Boston University. Writing is one of her biggest passions. She tweets @emeskay and blogs on Would you please tell us something about you and your site? I’m a journalism and international relations student at Boston University. I first started a blog as a personal diary, to recount […]

Interview with Blogger Jalal Hameed Bhatti

By • Jul 12th, 2012 • Category: Interviews

Would you please tell us something about you and your site? I was first introduced to web sites in 1995 by a friend and was fascinated by the wealth of information the world of internet had. I bought a book and learnt how to begin a website and that is how my website ‘Pakistanpaedia‘ was […]

Interview with Blogger Simon

By • Jul 6th, 2012 • Category: Interviews

Would you please tell us something about you and your site? The site came about when I worked long nightshifts with a lot of quiet time.  I always enjoyed writing and during the evenings there was a lot of banter around the office.  I decided to start writing down some of the thoughts that went through […]