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Final of Asia Cup 2014 Pakistan Vs Sri Lanka

By Saleem Awan • Mar 8th, 2014 • Category: Features

Fever of Cricket in Pakistan is at it’s zenith today in every nook and corner of the country. After winning two matches in a majestic fashion, Pakistani team enters into the final facing the world’s another best one day side Sri Lanka, the island country. From Pakistan, the ace is Shahid Afridi and from Sri [...]



Recharge mobile in Pakistan from UK America UAE Australia Europe

By Saleem Awan • Jan 28th, 2014 • Category: Technology

Free recharge of balance of mobile phones in Pakistan from abroad for the Ufone, Mobilink, Zong, Telenor and other telecom operators is possible online, and many operators are harnessing this technology and providing this great service for the Pakistani expats. Even mobile recharge for India and Nepal is possible from UK and other countries.
Top up [...]



Why Not to Upgrade to Oracle 12c Database

By Saleem Awan • Jul 2nd, 2013 • Category: Technology

Oracle has released it’s world class database management system’s new version 12c and the excitement is raging high. Packed with cool new features, this version is the cloud version as Oracle shifts from Grid to Cloud, 11g to 12c. Database Administrators are gearing up to upgrade to this new DBMS as soon as possible.
Upgrading to [...]



Nokia Pakistan Mobile Free in 2013

By Saleem Awan • Dec 11th, 2012 • Category: Technology

Nokia still maintains the highest share of the mobile phone set market in the Pakistan and there are no signs of decline there, though the other competitors including the Chinese cheap mobile sets in Pakistan are on the rise and giving tough fight to the Nokia.
In Pakistan everybody seems to have a mobile phone set. [...]



Lesson to Be Learned From Zardari

By Saleem Awan • Mar 19th, 2012 • Category: Politics

There is no denying about this universal truth is that  how we think, reshapes us and what we do, remakes us.
If we procrastinate all the time and only think about gloom and doom and tremble about the future, it would certainly paint a bleak picture for us and it will reflect in our lifestyle and [...]



Top 5 Tips to Market Your Blog on Google+

By Saleem Awan • Jul 7th, 2011 • Category: Make Money With Blogging

Google+ is the new guy in the town with heavy muscles and with lots of potential and promise and have got the backing of Google and relies upon years of experience on the foundation of Buzz and Wave. Marketing of blogs on social networking sites is nothing new and with the advent of the Google [...]



Thirsty Pakistanis For Good News; Rejoicing Over World Cup Win

By Saleem Awan • Mar 23rd, 2011 • Category: Politics

The ever unpredictable Pakistani team, which was not considered before the start of the world cup 2011, and which was deprived of the world cup home matches due to security reasons rampaged West Indies in the Quarter Finals and now has become a threat to all the teams including hot favorites India.
In the first semi [...]



Investment Options in Pakistan for Common People

By Saleem Awan • Jan 3rd, 2011 • Category: Make Money With Blogging

Dear reader, I have put this article in earning from blogging category because I feel that this is the area where the budding and veteran investors in Pakistan should focus from now on as we enter into the next decade.
The reason why US flourished in IT, and now China and India are becoming IT hubs [...]



Social Media for Online Business in Pakistan

By Saleem Awan • Dec 18th, 2010 • Category: Make Money With Blogging

Doing business in Pakistan is not a simple thing. Well doing business is both rewarding and challenging everywhere in the world, but in Pakistan we have some added complexities of unfavorable environment, uncertainty at the political front, rampant corruption, red tape, and rising poverty, but even then business is where the people are.
More and more [...]



Karachi PIDC Bomb Bast Near CM House, Sheraton; II Chundrigar Road

By Saleem Awan • Nov 11th, 2010 • Category: Politics

CID Office in Karachi has been targeted, where terrorists are being held by the CID. A loud bomb blast has been heard and it’s a powerful bomb blast. The blast occurred in the red zone and the blast was was heard everywhere in the Saddar.
The offices of many sensitive agencies are situated in this area, [...]