HyperStar comes to Karachi

Hyperstar

HyperStar in Dolmen City Mall at Sea View, Karachi is talk of town these days. HyperStar is brought to Pakistan by Majid Al Futtaim Retail of UAE. In UAE, Majid Al Futtaim Hypermarkets represent (and thus known as) Carrefour, the world’s second largest retailer. Majid Al Futtaim Retail manages around … Read more

Gitex 2011 review

Gitex 2011 Dubai

Gulf Information Technology Exhibition (GITEX) is the largest IT exhibition of the GCC and MENA. Every year thousands of exhibitors and visitors attend Gitex to network, do business, and learn about the latest IT trends and cutting age hardware and software solutions. Gitex has two parts, the Technology section, more … Read more

Erik Prince founder of Blackwater building a mercenary militia for UAE

Erik Prince Blackwater

Erik Prince, the founder of BlackWater Worldwise (now re-branded as Xe Services) has now moved to UAE, allegedly building a private militia of mercenaries for the Emirates. Following are excerpts from a report in New York Times by Mark Mazzetti, Emily B. Hager, Jenny Carolina González, Simon Romero and Kitty … Read more

Post OBL in-Camera Parliament Session

Parliament House Islamabad

I tried to revisit my memory for an instant like this in history, and not surprisingly my mind says “your search is invalid”… hmm logical. Things have lately turned from not so ordinary to highly extra ordinary. Rift between CIA and ISI over the crown trophy of Afghanistan, Obama’s not … Read more

Ajman Super Dad, Father of 88, marrying a 18 year old in India

Wow. Another starrer from shining India. On one hand the slum dogs of Mumbai become millionaire by selling their kids or renting their wombs for foreigners, rich men from abroad chose India to build their harem. According to a report in UAE newspaper, 64-year-old Daad Murad Abdul Rahman of Ajman, … Read more