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Assistant Commissioner slapping a Matric student for cheating in SSC Exams

As the SSC examinations are happening in Sindh, so are the reports of cheating and use of unfair means by students are coming out. @JaagAlerts shared an image where an Assistant Commissioner is slapping a Matric student for alleged cheating. According to the tweet, the student was slapped so hard that his spectacles fall down. [...]

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Wali Babar murder case: 2 death sentences, 4 life imprisonment awarded to MQM target killers

The Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) has given verdict on the murder case of Geo TV report Wali Khan Babar, awarding death sentences to two, and life imprisonment to 4 accused – all belonging to MQM. Wali Babar was murdered in Liaquatabad area of Karachi on January 13, 2011, on his way home from work. The death [...]

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TTP Complies a 15 Point Demand List for Negotiations with Government of Pakistan

The Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) has compiled a list of 15 points that will be brought forward in negotiations with government of Pakistan. The 15 point list by the TTP (reported by the Dawn) are as follows: • Stop drone attacks • Introduce Sharia law in courts • Introduce Islamic system of education in both public [...]

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BBC Documentary names alleged killers of Dr Imran Farooq, says they are kept in Pakistan

A BBC documentary based on the report of journalist Owen Bennett-Jones talks about the progress in the investigation of assassination of Dr. Imran Farooq, once a senior member of MQM. According to BBC, documents obtained by BBC Newsnight name the suspects as Mohsin Ali Syed and Mohammed Kashif Khan Kamran. They are believed to be [...]

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Where to Buy Mobile Phones Online in Pakistan?

Mobiles can be bought online at a number of websites. One of the reasons why mobiles have been bestsellers online is that there quality is guaranteed through their manufacturers, which are brands in itself. Apple, Samsung, HTC, Sony, Q mobile, Ericsson, they are all huge brands and mobiles manufacturers with a strong brand identity. Mobiles [...]

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Major factors affecting the real estate industry of Pakistan

Real estate is an important and promising sector of the economy of Pakistan. The property market in Pakistan has been developing rapidly in both the commercial and residential sectors. This not only attracts local investors but also expatriates and overseas Pakistani’s. Moreover, investment in real estate is the most common way to protect capital and [...]

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Mustafa Kamal left MQM, took refuge in Dubai

Mustafa Kamal, the ex-Mayor of Karachi and once a darling of MQM chief Altaf Hussain, has apparently left the “party”.  Also, he has been made to resign from his position of Senator by MQM. Some reports state that Mustafa Kamal and Anis Qaimkhani were kicked out of MQM on a decision by Altaf Hussain as [...]

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Bloodbath in Rawalpindi as Ashura Procession went rogue

Ashura procession in Rawalpindi turned into a bloodbath after a clash between Shias and Sunnis near Fawara Chowk, Raja Bazar. Reportedly, a mosque, seminary and more than 100 shops at Madina Cloth Market were gutted. Unconfirmed reports suggest more than 30 deaths, including slit throats and smashed heads of seminary students.   update: Death toll [...]

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Tehreek Taliban Pakistan (TTP) Chief Hakimullah Mehsud killed in drone attack

Tehreek Taliban Pakistan (TTP) chief Hakimullah Mehsud is killed in alleged drone attack. According to news reports, several missiles were fired at a car and at one of Hakimullah Mehsud’s compounds in North Waziristan. Five people were killed. The strike was carried out near the town of Miranshah in North Waziristan. Hakimullah Mehsud became the [...]

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ITCN Asia 2013 at Karachi Expo Center

ITCN Asia is annual Information and Communication Technology event in Karachi. The 2013 edition of ITCN Asia was organized on October 8-10 at Karachi Expo Center. ITCN Asia had two segments, the technology workshops and the exhibition. The workshops covered eBanking & Finance, eGovernment,  Digital Marketing and eLearning among other topics. My observations of ITCN Asia 2013 are based [...]

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