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Karachi Law & Order Situation And Media

By Mubashir Mahmood • Dec 15th, 2012 • Category: Politics

In the recent few months Karachi has become one of those cities where value of life is second only to zero. Many people have been killed in the metropolitan city. According to Human Rights Commission of Pakistan’s (HRCP) more than 1100 people have been killed this year till now. However, still life is going on [...]



Free Makeup In Pakistan for Girls Who Vote

By Mubashir Mahmood • Dec 14th, 2012 • Category: Entertainment

Recently a news report was aired from a private news channel of Pakistan that in Indian city Rajkot a beauty parlour owner is doing free make up of those women who are casting vote in the elections. All those women who have mark of election ink on their hand are given this service.
However this beauty [...]



Pakistani MNAs and Taxes

By Mubashir Mahmood • Dec 14th, 2012 • Category: Politics

The recent report has revealed that 67% of parliamentarians and 62% of ministers in the Federal Cabinet did not file their income tax returns in 2011. It is a shame for all these parliamentarians and ministers that they talk so much in public gatherings, current affairs shows, and political talk shows that they will change [...]