What is the importance of the Middle East for the West? Is it energy resources to fuel the industrialized West? Or the key trade and shipping routes passing through the Persian Gulf and the Suez Canal used by ships to sail from Asia to Europe and North America?…
Added by Riaz Haq on January 24, 2020 at 7:39pm —
A major increase in number of people have access to mobile phones, internet and social media in Pakistan, media has made shift towards digital.
To introduce digital media techniques … Continue
Added by Sobia Anjum on January 23, 2020 at 2:30am —
Pakistan Federal Board of Revenue has recently announced that “Sales Tax and Income Tax at import stage has been drastically reduced in case of smartphones of Rs15,000 or below". This action was apparently taken after Digital Pakistan Initiative led by… Continue
Added by Riaz Haq on January 22, 2020 at 11:00pm —
Prime Minister Imran Khan met with President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum in Davos on Tuesday, discussed all aspects of bilateral relations based on mutual trust and brotherhood.
The commitment to continue supporting one another in national affairs was…
Added by Sobia Anjum on January 22, 2020 at 3:13am —
The first polio case of Sindh in 2020 has on Wednesday been reported in Tando Allahyar.
According to details, the experts have verified that seven-month-old Komal Ayaz is diagnosed with poliomyelitis.Polio cases from other provinces were also reported after the new year began.
Added by Sobia Anjum on January 22, 2020 at 3:06am —
Sindh government on Monday has decided to lift the 10-year ban on the recruitment of colleges lecturers across the province.
Ending the shortage of teachers, Sindh Education Department has decided to recruit 1500 lecturers of various subjects in colleges.
According to the College Education Department, the ban on… Continue
Added by Sobia Anjum on January 20, 2020 at 5:01am —
Although the rate of growth has slowed since 2018, Pakistan's middle class consumer population still remains among the fastest growing in the world. In a report titled "Emerging Markets Transforming As Velocity Markets", Ogilvy and Mather, a global market communications firm, has put Pakistan among what it calls "Velocity 12" group of economies that include Bangladesh, Brazil, China, Egypt, India, Indonesia, Mexico,… Continue
Added by Riaz Haq on January 14, 2020 at 8:00pm —
Are Pakistani leaders slaves of Arab Royals? Or simply doing what is in Pakistan's best interest?
|Prime Minister Imran Khan Driving Prince Mohammad Bin Salman in…
Added by Riaz Haq on January 12, 2020 at 9:59pm —
Not to be all downer, but we've officially hit the doldrums of winter. The holidays are over, it's still gray and freezing outside, he days are short, and spring feels a million years away.
But the latest nail trend is here to brighten things up.This season it's all about cloud nails. First spotted on Instagram by Refinery29, the trend is exactly as it… Continue
Added by Sobia Anjum on January 11, 2020 at 1:37am —
China's provincial government has claimed that out of the 80 million people in Jiangsu province, only 17 are poor.
According to the Chinese media report, the government launched the Poverty Reduction Program in 2019, which is going on… Continue
Added by Sobia Anjum on January 11, 2020 at 1:33am —
Prime Minister Imran Khan on Saturday has called for immediate report of terrorist attack in Quetta killed 15 people including Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Amanullah.
In a statement issued on Twitter, Prime Minister Imran Khan said that “I have demanded an… Continue
Added by Sobia Anjum on January 11, 2020 at 1:29am —
In August 2019, a parliamentary committee deferred the passage of Zainab Alert Bill with directions to the government to rationalise the "extreme" punishment proposed for sexual assault against children.All members of the committee, except a few, had opposed rigorous imprisonment until death for sexual assault of children.
Others had said that rigorous… Continue
Added by Sobia Anjum on January 11, 2020 at 1:16am —
Oman’s Sultan Qaboos bin Said, one of the Middle East’s longest serving rulers, passed away on Friday after a prolonged illness, state media said.
"With great sorrow and deep sadness... the royal court mourns His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin… Continue
Added by Sobia Anjum on January 11, 2020 at 1:09am —
Countless uses of drones are being exposed every day, now the US and Swiss companies have jointly developed a drone that guards the house.
It not only informs the phone app of any suspicious situation, but also gives details of it…
Added by Sobia Anjum on January 11, 2020 at 1:02am —
“We knew, and the Iraqis told us, that this was coming many hours in advance,” said a senior administration official, who like others quoted in the report spoke on the condition of anonymity.
“We had intelligence reports several hours in advance that the Iranians were seeking to strike the bases," the senior administration official… Continue
Added by Sobia Anjum on January 11, 2020 at 12:41am —
Armena Khan on her social media account said, I’d been deliberating whether to post this or not for a while. It’s high-time I shared a SMALL snippet of my journey with you.
So this decade, I conquered eating disorders (exacerbated by my media job), anxiety (nearly) and low self-esteem (thats right, I had it). Here I was a size 00 weighed 39… Continue
Added by Sobia Anjum on January 11, 2020 at 12:37am —
Iran's General Qassem Soleimani was in America's cross-hairs for many years. He was the hardest of the hardliners in Tehran. He was very effective in his role as the head of the elite but ruthless Qods Force which is part of Iran's "Pasdaraan" (Iran Revolutionary Guard Corps). He had made many powerful enemies, both at home and abroad. Some conspiracy theorists are speculating that his assassination was staged by American and Iranian intelligence agencies to get rid of the Iranian general… Continue
Added by Riaz Haq on January 9, 2020 at 7:39pm —
Shuja Nawaz's "The Battle For Pakistan: The Bitter Friendship and a Tough Neighborhood" looks at key events of the last decade that have characterized US-Pakistan ties and civil-military relations in Pakistan. One of the biggest developments in the period covered by Shuja Nawaz's book is the rise of Narendra Modi and the Hindu Nationalists in India. His book is a well-written treatise but it is strangely… Continue
Added by Riaz Haq on January 7, 2020 at 7:30am —
After taking notice from Prime Minister Imran Khan, it has been decided to return the amount received from the consumers in case of additional gas bills.
According to the details, Prime Minister Imran… Continue
Added by Sobia Anjum on January 4, 2020 at 3:36am —
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