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Saudi Arabia vs Iran and Pakistan

By Guest Blogger • Mar 29th, 2015 • Category: Lead Story, Politics, Worth A Second Look

Muslims all over the globe are the victims of their own internal disunity, ideological and geo-strategic interests and hypocrisy. The key players in this arena are Saudi Arabia and Iran though the former is playing more negative and destructive role in the destruction of whole Muslim Ummah.
The former is brutally involved in sowing the seeds [...]

Globalization Effect on Pakistani culture

By Guest Blogger • Mar 1st, 2015 • Category: Lead Story, Politics, Worth A Second Look

Globalization is deeply related with various issues including “the spatial reorganization of production, the interpenetration of industries across borders, the spread of financial market, the diffusion of identical consumer goods to distant countries, massive transfer of population within South as well as from South and East to the West, resultant conflicts between immigrant and established [...]

Disparity that would never overcome

By Guest Blogger • Feb 17th, 2015 • Category: Lead Story, Politics, Worth A Second Look

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”–Nelson Mandela. Certainly the above wording proves the importance of education for any nation. Nations are not just getting along with each other rather they are transforming quite briskly. The super powers are creating knowledge and marked their names all around the [...]

Peace between Nuclear Arch Rivals

By Guest Blogger • Feb 6th, 2015 • Category: Politics

Long time has been passed since then the bilateral relations between the two countries have hit their lowest ebb. Skirmishes Flare on India-Pakistan Border has been elevated for months. Cease-fire between India and Pakistan saw the most sporadic violations in the year 2014.
Both sides blame the opponent for shelling and unprovoked firing. Pakistan cannot afford [...]

Social Injustice: A threat to Pakistan’s Security

By Guest Blogger • Feb 3rd, 2015 • Category: Lead Story, Politics, Worth A Second Look

political instability and socio-economic disparities in Pakistan also make it most suitable target for exploitation. Indeed, in Pakistan the economic problems create many social problems and injustices, which can affect the internal security.
It therefore makes it mandatory for all of us to tackle the problem before it starts decaying the very fiber of our national [...]

Price of Principles

By Guest Blogger • Jan 9th, 2015 • Category: Politics

The Nawaz Government has suspended SSP Mr. Asmatullah  Junejo on the pretext of being lenient towards members of a sectarian outfit. Further he is being stigmatised as a corrupt officer. Nothing can be farther the truth than the baseless allegations hurled at him.
He is an honest officer and man of principles. He is the symbol [...]

Join Hands To Build a Cyber Secure Pakistan

By Guest Blogger • Dec 23rd, 2014 • Category: Politics

Cyber threats are becoming increasingly more focused and complex with criminal networks operating globally, coordinating sophisticated attacks against targets in short time, which can cause severe damage by the use of technology, whenever they want.Cyber crime, a criminal activity where a computer or a network is the tool of a crime.
The terms computer crime and [...]

Role of Youth in Promoting Peace in Pakistan

By Guest Blogger • Dec 22nd, 2014 • Category: Lead Story, Politics, Worth A Second Look

The world is created for the peace and not for the destruction but the modern world has become full of violence, tension, hatred, unrest, injustices, disrespect for human rights and the situation of lawlessness within society. It is leading towards the creation of a less peaceful and unsafe environment for the present as well as [...]

Qadri Takes Parliament in Siege

By Guest Blogger • Aug 20th, 2014 • Category: Politics

Tahir ul Qadri, Pakistan Awami Tehrik has taken the Pakistani parliament into siege, and his followers have surrounded the parliament. Prime Minister of Pakistan and many members of national assemblies are within the assembly right now.
This is total mutiny and chaos in Islamabad as the national assembly is in session and the thousands of people [...]

Toppers in Matric Lahore Karachi Rawalpindi Board

By Guest Blogger • Jul 27th, 2014 • Category: Misc

Toppers in Matric Lahore Karachi Rawalpindi Board list for 2014 and 2015 is out now and this dream has come true for many girls and boys from various cities making their parents and teachers proud. These students belong to mainly middle class background and are from Karachi, Lahore, Rawalpindi, Federal, and Multan board.
Position holders of [...]