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Interview with Twitterer Mohsin Hijazee

By The Pakistani Spectator • Oct 27th, 2013 • Category: Interviews

Mohsin Hijazee is a software engineer by profession and by education. Besides that, he occasionally writes satire. He is quite active on the Twitter.
Would you please tell us something about you?
An ordinary citizen of Pakistan, software engineer by choice, writing code since I was 15, taught C myself. Since have worked with over half a [...]



Interview with Blogger Richard Silverstein

By Amna Gilani • Oct 30th, 2012 • Category: Interviews

Would you please tell us something about you and your site?
I am an American Jew who has been interested in the Israeli-Arab conflict going back to the 1967 War. I studied at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem for two years and speak and read Hebrew fluently. When I first began studying the conflict [...]



Interview with Blogger Hemant Mehta

By Amna Gilani • Oct 30th, 2012 • Category: Interviews

Would you please tell us something about you and your site?
The site has been around for over 5 years and receives well over 1,000,000
page-views per month
I’m wondering what some of your memorable experiences are with blogging?
I love being able to share the stories of young atheists and helping
people start groups or fix problems by shining [...]



Interview with Blogger Ali Suleman

By Amna Mekal • Oct 15th, 2012 • Category: Interviews

Would you please tell us something about you and your site?
I am a telecommunications engineer by degree, an entrepreneur by passion and a writer by… well, necessity maybe; this is the best medium I have got to express myself.
The website Shashca is not basically “mine”. It’s the result of the effort of more than a [...]



Interview with Blogger Batul Fazal

By Amna Gilani • Oct 11th, 2012 • Category: Interviews

Would you please tell us something about you and your site?
Hello, my name is Batul Fazal and I am 21 years old doing Mass
communication. I have an intense passion for makeup & fashion and take keen
interest in reading articles/blogs regarding my interest. I started my blog
as a hobby to share my passion with the world.

I’m [...]



Interview with Blogger Samir Saleem

By Amna Gilani • Sep 28th, 2012 • Category: Interviews

Would you please tell us something about you and your site?
I started The Technology Cafe as a blog to make Pakistani students aware
of the latest happenings around the global web pertaining to technology
tools, but soon expanded it to verticals such as social media, gadget
reviews and news about HR, movies and viral videos to make [...]



Interview with Blogger Awais Aftab

By Amna Gilani • Sep 25th, 2012 • Category: Interviews

*Would you please tell us something about you and your site?*
I am Awais Aftab, a doctor and aspiring psychiatrist. My blog *A Myth in
Creation* (http://awaisaftab.blogspot.com) is the repository of my
intellectual, artistic and literary explorations for the past six years. It
has a definite philosophical bent, which has become more prominent over
time.
*I’m wondering what some of your [...]



Interview with Blogger Khadija Kiran

By The Pakistani Spectator • Jul 25th, 2012 • Category: Interviews

Would you please tell us something about you and your site?
I am Khadija Kiran living in the capital of Pakistan. I am doing masters in EPM(education planning & management) I am a psychology graduate & I also did textile designing three years back. People around me are mostly in a habit of call [...]



Interview with Blogger Maha Kamal

By The Pakistani Spectator • Jul 25th, 2012 • Category: Interviews

Maha Kamal is an undergraduate student at Boston University. Writing is one of her biggest passions. She tweets @emeskay and blogs on mahakamal.wordpress.com
Would you please tell us something about you and your site?
I’m a journalism and international relations student at Boston University. I first started a blog as a personal diary, to recount all my [...]



Interview with Blogger Jalal Hameed Bhatti

By The Pakistani Spectator • Jul 12th, 2012 • Category: Interviews

Would you please tell us something about you and your site?
I was first introduced to web sites in 1995 by a friend and was fascinated by the wealth of information the world of internet had. I bought a book and learnt how to begin a website and that is how my website ‘Pakistanpaedia‘ was born [...]