June 2012 Blog Posts (7)

Pakistani Beauties Reveal the Softer Side

Here are a few pictures of  sexy Pakistani cover girls:

Pakistani Playboy Girl Tehmeena Afzal:

Playboy Playmate Nadia Moore Ali:…


Added by Riaz Haq on June 25, 2012 at 7:00am — 10 Comments

Google Chairman Eric Schmidt's Impressions of Pakistan Visit

Google Chairman Eric Schmidt recently visited Pakistan and wrote the following post on GooglePlus after his return:

Pakistan, a Muslim country, has spent about half of its independent life under military governments. Today, Pakistani leadership celebrates the ruling coalitions success in almost finishing the first five year term in history (previous leaders…


Added by Riaz Haq on June 22, 2012 at 8:30am — 6 Comments

Pakistanis Second Fastest Growing Group Among Asian-Americans

There are now more Asians migrating to the United States than Hispanics,  reflecting a  decline in illegal

immigration as American employers increase their demand for

high-skilled workers. About 430,000 Asians, or 36 percent of all new immigrants, arrived in

the U.S. in 2010, according to the latest census data. That's higher than 370,000, or 31 percent, who were Hispanic.…


Added by Riaz Haq on June 20, 2012 at 9:48am — 17 Comments

Corruption on Sesame Street in Pakistan?

Commenting on corruption allegations against Rafi Peer Theater group in Pakistan, American Comic Stephen Colbert quipped that Sim Sim Hamara “was our most successful deployment of a puppet in the region since Hamid Karzai”. Colbert, in his inimitable satiric style, is…


Added by Riaz Haq on June 19, 2012 at 10:24am — 1 Comment

YouTube Revolution Upstages Established Mainstream Media in Exposing Pakistani Power Elites

Social media revolution is well underway in Pakistan. The new media are coming of age, and trumping the traditional commercial media. Many of the top journalists in the mainstream media knew about Arsalan's Iftikhar's massive corruption but it was through Youtube that the world first learned about it. The same pattern repeated itself when Duniya TV's incriminating off-air video…


Added by Riaz Haq on June 16, 2012 at 9:00pm — 3 Comments

Comprehensive Energy Plan Crucial to Pakistan's Future

Since the middle of the 18th century, the Industrial Revolution has transformed the world. Energy-hungry machines are now doing more and more of the work at much higher levels of productivity than humans and animals who did it in pre-industrial era.  In recent years, the rapid growth in computers and mobile phones spawned by the Information  and Communications Technology (ICT) revolution has further increased demand for energy. Currently somewhere between 5-10% of 



Added by Riaz Haq on June 10, 2012 at 11:30am — 51 Comments

Pakistani-American Entrepreneurs Meet at OPEN Forum 2012

Hundreds of Pakistani-American entrepreneurs met on Saturday, June 2, 2012 at Silicon Valley's Computer History Museum for this year's annual conference called OPEN Forum held each summer. It's organized by the Organization of Pakistani-American Entrepreneurs (OPEN) in Silicon Valley.  The conference had a large number of sponsors, including dozens of

Silicon Valley companies founded or managed by Pakistani-Americans.…


Added by Riaz Haq on June 8, 2012 at 11:00pm — 6 Comments

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