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The Disguise!

By Mian Usman • Jul 21st, 2013 • Category: Lead Story, Politics, Worth A Second Look

In the good old days not long ago, say twenty years ago life was bit simple, relaxed and worth living for most of the people. What went wrong then? The answer is we all lost focus and ignored our prime responsibilities partially or completely.
In the 60’s, 70’s and to some extent 80’s parents were the [...]

We know our destiny!

By Mian Usman • Dec 29th, 2012 • Category: Lead Story, Politics, Worth A Second Look

Life is a test of patience and patience is developed through training from the very early days of life. Alot has been said and written about developing tolerance and good traits in personality but a very little is visible in general in our society.
We can not wait, we look for short cuts to success and [...]

The Eye Of The Tiger!

By Mian Usman • Dec 25th, 2011 • Category: Politics, Worth A Second Look

The wild chase is on again: The hunters become the hunted and the ones who have never been engaged in the hunting get their chances to shoot at the back of those who are running for their lives.
It seems that in order to do corruption, one has to follow the democratic path to grasp the [...]

Shahid Khan Afridi: We Love You Skipper!

By Mian Usman • Apr 3rd, 2011 • Category: Politics

It is for the first time in our history that even after loosing the match, a semi final in ICC World Cup, we as nation are not depressed, thanks to the die hard sincere and honest efforts of “Our Skipper” The King Shahid Khan Afridi.
He was there as one man army to fight against all [...]

The Suffering Of Elderly People in Pakistan!

By Mian Usman • Mar 10th, 2011 • Category: Lead Story

Elderly people (ages 60-85 years) comprise a significant number in our population and they should be treated with respect, care and love along with basic health and survival facilities by the government. On the contrary apart from people who could afford to look after their parents, the story of poor elderly people reflects misery, sorry [...]

There is no “Short Cut” to Glory!

By Mian Usman • Feb 10th, 2011 • Category: Politics, Worth A Second Look

The leaders with in ….
The waiting days are over for a Savior to come forward and save us from the savage and merciless leaders of our time. Each one of us has to come forward with an intention to let go all differences based on religion, cast, language, status, and become leader of one’s own [...]

Suggestions Vs Solutions

By Mian Usman • Feb 4th, 2011 • Category: Lead Story

We have heard and read a lot of times that “when there is a will, there is a way out”. We have seen it working in Tunisia, Egypt these days and in the past at Philippines where people of these countries decided to not to rely on false promises of hope, prosperity, development and a [...]

Finding a shoulder to shift responsibility…..

By Mian Usman • Jan 27th, 2011 • Category: Worth A Second Look

Where are we heading as a Nation? Majority of people will come back with an answer that we are heading towards total destruction. A lot of reasoning is brought forward in this consent that we have no systems, we have no leadership or corrupt leadership, our country is in the control of USA and so [...]

Kamaas Design Studio Successful Launch

By Mian Usman • Oct 27th, 2010 • Category: Features

In all my articles over the years I have always highlighted the need and support of Pakistani women in the growth of Prosperity of our beloved land. I have been written a lot on women’s equal rights in jobs and business and stressed on the fact that they should be given a healthy environment to [...]

Tarastee Aankhain !

By Mian Usman • Aug 27th, 2010 • Category: Politics

Jo Mutlaashi insaaf kay thay iss ghari
aglay jahaan chupchap rwaana huay