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Corruption and the public trust

By Tariq • Jun 10th, 2012 • Category: Lead Story

One of the by-products of regional uncertainty and the Arab Spring has been the steady rise in oil prices. And this added revenue has helped rapidly fill state coffers. Today, some of the GCC countries are putting that revenue to task in mega-billion projects across the land.
In Saudi Arabia alone, it is [...]

From the Dark Continent

By Tariq • Jul 11th, 2010 • Category: Politics (Urdu)

An eye opening article in tabular pictoral form illustrating as what the is the ration of the AIDS in the African continent which is badly hit and needs immediate attention of the world.

Poverty-hit mother poisons 4 kids in Lahore

By Tariq • Jun 25th, 2010 • Category: Misc

A mother has killed her four children by feeding them poison including three daughters and later ate herself in Liaquata colony here on Friday morning, Geo news reported.
Munazza, wife of a constable police, had reportedly been fed up of their fragile financial conditions, which prompted her to feed four minor kids [...]

Beating the NRO Deadbody

By Tariq • Jan 24th, 2010 • Category: Politics

When the prime minister has said that the Supreme Court’s decision would be implemented in letter and spirit and he has bowed in front of Supreme Court and the ministers have presented themselves to the court and even some of the property of President has been confiscated on the orders of Supreme Court, why then [...]

Karachi Swine Flu Awareness

By Tariq • Dec 13th, 2009 • Category: Misc

The Karachiites are apprehensive about the rising cases of Swine Flu in the city. They are also concerned about the available medical facilities to cope with this dangerous epidemic. Electronic and print media is also not playing its role to make people aware about this flu. People have no idea whatsoever as what to do [...]

Imamoon Kay Daway

By Tariq • Jul 27th, 2008 • Category: Misc

Age of Prohpet Christ

By Tariq • Jul 12th, 2008 • Category: Misc

Qaum Ki Yadasht

By Tariq • Jun 9th, 2008 • Category: Politics (Urdu)

Muhaqiq Nabi - II

By Tariq • May 15th, 2008 • Category: Misc

Muhaqiq Nabi

By Tariq • May 1st, 2008 • Category: Misc