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PTI Karachi Lockdown: Strike, Shut Down or a festive protest?

Pakistan Tehreek Insaaf did a symbolic strike in Karachi in its second leg of lockdowns, dubbed as Plan C. The strike in Karachi, called Karachi Lockdown by PTI was a success on social media where it was trended as #KarachiLockDown. On ground, the response was lukewarm. The on-going PTI campaign is against poll rigging and [...]

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Ebola in Pakistan: How to find and deal with deadly Ebola Virus

As Ebola virus spreads through the world, Pakistan is also at high risk of getting affected by this deadly virus that has no cure, till date. Ebola hemorrhagic fever has caused more than 7,000 deaths so far and the count is rising by every passing day. What is Ebola virus and is Pakistan ready to [...]

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Zameen.com Property Expo 2014 in Lahore

Zameen.com Property Expo 2014 opened to a fantastic start on Saturday 15th November in Lahore. The two-day event, that was the largest real estate event of the year, brought some of the biggest names of the real estate industry under one roof, featuring estate agencies and developers from across the country. Royal Residencia, New Lahore [...]

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60 killed in Lahore Wagah Border Blast. Intelligence Failure or Administrative negligence?

Muharram, the first month of Islamic calendar year, usually brings misery to Pakistan. The apprehension of sectarian violence and terrorist attacks on Shia processions keeps everyone on the edge. The intelligence agencies provide their forecasts and reports to federal and provincial governments on possible threats during sensitive events. However, the government usually play dumb till [...]

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The Indispensable Need For Homogeneity In Order To End Sectarian Violence During Muharram

I am feeling queasy. The procession of Ashura is just around the corner. The hate that is propelled by a few around this time of the year not only tarnishes the image of Muslims at large, but also affects the core of the Muslim community. The hate is anti-Islam. The whole Shia-Sunni scenario is intricate [...]

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Misbah-ul-Haq Smashes World Record As Pakistan Vanquish Australia In Prodigious Display Of Test Cricket

Pakistan has decimated Australia in the recent Test Series played in UAE with a 2-0 victory. Pakistani cricketers have shown grit, patience, and determination in what has been an absolutely stupendous performance – with the bat, ball, and on the field. Even without the services of star bowler Saeed Ajmal, Pakistan dd not falter. Australia [...]

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Edhi Center Robbery: A Crime That Shocked Pakistan

Just few days before inaugurating SIUT transplant complex named after him and soon after the outrage on social media that why a person of such great humanitarian services was not being awarded the esteemed Nobel Prize, Abdul Sattar Edhi was mugged at gunpoint. Yes, Even the charity boss of Pakistan is not spared by robbers. [...]

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