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Violations of rules will disqualify candidates!

By Tahir Ali • Nov 2nd, 2012 • Category: Politics

Violations of rules will disqualify candidates; this statement is given by Election commissioner on Wednesday and apparently it’s very captivating and motivates us that elections would be fair to some extent. In meeting of EC there were many other packages for polling staff, as Election commission decided double salary for polling staff, these decisions that [...]



Muslim economic bloc need of the hour

By Tahir Ali • Oct 31st, 2012 • Category: Politics

Cooperation is good for all, and always results in something good, we often talk about the unity of Muslim nations but we never talked about how to unite them because everyone is busy in saving his own interests. If one nation get into some troubles then it happens rarely that other Muslim nation favors it, [...]



Pak students need better career counseling

By Tahir Ali • Oct 16th, 2012 • Category: Politics

Career counseling helps in selecting right career for students but it’s not very common here in Pakistan; mostly students get distraction just because of having no proper career counseling. It’s a tragedy indeed and need some attention as well. Pakistani parents are more inclined towards making their children doctors and engineers, and somehow they favor [...]



Former Minister and seasoned politician Sher Afgan Khan Niazi has passed away

By Tahir Ali • Oct 11th, 2012 • Category: Politics

A sad Demise , Former Minister and APML politician Sher Afgan Niazi has passed away in Mianwali,
He was the patient of lever cancer from last six months. Niazi was a devoted follower of Pervez Musharraf.
He was a legal and constitutional professional and assisted as minister for law, justice and parliamentary affairs in Musharraf’s government.
He [...]



Court orders probe into assets owned by Sehba Musharraf!!

By Tahir Ali • Oct 7th, 2012 • Category: Politics

Wheel of life never stop rotation, those in the upper half always have to face the lower half as well. It’s how the things go on and on.
Pervez Musharraf ruling period ended with a lot of ambiguities and conflicts. Like other corruptions and looters they also looted the nation. Now anti-terrorism court finally decided [...]



Black storm knows how to enjoy and celebrate their cricket

By Tahir Ali • Oct 6th, 2012 • Category: Entertainment

West Indies as I called it very unpredictable, simply kicked out Australia in semifinal with a huge margin and qualified for final. What a beautiful match played by black storm. I think the target that they set for Australia was the highest in this T20 match; they bowled in great line and length and achieved [...]



Americans Condemns drones; captivating

By Tahir Ali • Oct 4th, 2012 • Category: Politics

Interestingly a petition signed by 3000 plus Americans and is sent to US embassy. This petition was signed against the drone’s attacks in Pakistan. Apparently this is good news and we really respect this petition. There is a beautiful quotation of Elie Wiesel “Take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the [...]



Don’t Vote for Smokers; Call of Pakistan’s Political Parties

By Tahir Ali • Sep 29th, 2012 • Category: Politics

“No Smoking”!! Well a common cautionary phrase caught by eyes in various places but mostly do not leave any impact on observer. But for the first time, Pakistani politicians decided to do something out of blues, and guess what they made an appeal from locals of their nation to don’t vote for smokers. [...]



PPP govt gave people nothing but despondency!! A fact!!

By Tahir Ali • Sep 22nd, 2012 • Category: Politics

PPP the ruling party in Pakistan gave nothing to its people but just despondency; they just took us at the decline of every field. This is a well-known fact and no one can deny this but I think Nawaz Sharif of PML (N) realized this fact a bit late. As in one of his statement [...]



NRO Case and Supreme Court.. Hide and seek in fact

By Tahir Ali • Sep 20th, 2012 • Category: Politics

NRO case, Letters to Swiss Authorities, nothing is going to be solved until next elections. No one will write to Swiss authorities it’s dead sure. SC is also not doing anything constructive regarding these issues. We all wish to see SC strong and vibrant but it’s unfortunately weak and imbecile.
Prime Minister Raja Ashraf [...]