Archives: November 2017

Thu Nov 30, 2017


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Wed Nov 29, 2017

Constitutional democracy - BY: Dr Farrukh Saleem
The Islamic Republic of Pakistan is a constitutional democracy. And a constitutional democracy is a “system of government based on popular sovereignty” in which the “authority of the majority....
Posted on Nov 29, 17 | 11:46 pm

Press Release: World famous ghazal singer Munni Begum enthralled fans at RAC
Rawalpindi; World famous ghazal singer Munni Begum enthralled fans at Rawalpindi Arts Council with her melodious voice during her performance on Tuesday night.
Posted on Nov 29, 17 | 11:29 pm

Tue Nov 28, 2017


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An Unwise Action - By: Munir M Hasan, PhD
It is a good news that Dharna by some Islamic parties at Faizabad Interchange, Islamabad and in many other cities has ended.
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RANDOM THOUGHTS: The Young Commander-in-Chief (Part I) - BY: Dr. A.Q. Khan
imageThe following tale is taken from Rumi’s Masnavi, which I never tire of reading. It is a free rendition of the English translation by R.A. Nicholson
Posted on Nov 28, 17 | 5:30 am

Mon Nov 27, 2017

The Army Team Had Left The Rescue Operation Hurriedly: Why? - Highlights By: Balbir Singh Sooch-Sikh Vichar Manch
Search operation nears end, but no sign of missing firemen
Posted on Nov 27, 17 | 12:54 am

‘Indian Judiciary’ and ‘The Government of India’ Heading Towards Confrontation-Encounter! - Forwarded by: Balbir Singh Sooch-Sikh Vichar Manch
The Constitution is a “lucid-Clear, logical” and “living-Active Not dead” Document. Chief Justice of India (CJI), Dipak Misra said...
Posted on Nov 27, 17 | 12:40 am

Nawaz Sharif jeopardising Pakistan’s future - By: Sajjad Ashraf
Though it is convenient to blame the army, it has shown no sign of interfering with the political process and yet the former prime minister continues to fulminate against ‘unnamed forces’
Posted on Nov 27, 17 | 12:37 am

Jeopardize OBOR - BY: Asad Khan Betini
China’s one belt one road (OBOR) is changing the world order since it is leading china to influence the western European market. Chinese liberal policy in terms of trade is being viewed as...
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Sun Nov 26, 2017


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Disgraceful Performance of our Parliamentarians - "Prostitution of our 163 souls" by Haider Mehdi (Khaled Nizami)
ISLAMABAD: The PPP-sponsored bill seeking to restore the bar on a disqualified persons from holding party office was defeated with...
Posted on Nov 26, 17 | 12:44 am

Are We Traitors-Betrayers Asking To Reform Hollow System Of India? - By: Balbir Singh Sooch-Sikh Vichar Manch
(“Rani Padmavati is said to have committed jauhar (self-immolation) along with all the other women of the city to protect their honour and to avoid being captured by Khilji”)
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Supreme Court asks the Government to find out "Who is behind the Maulvis' Dharna??? - BY: Khaled Nizami
To this day, the National Action Plan devised to counter jihadist militancy remains a dead letter.
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Sat Nov 25, 2017


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Fri Nov 24, 2017

Global Peace, Security and Conflict Resolution: Approaches to Understand the Current Issues and Future-Making by Mahboob A. Khawaja (Akram Zaki)
We the People, We the Men of Humanity are governed by passion and natural instinct. Multifaceted global security, peace and conflicts unravel ...
Posted on Nov 24, 17 | 6:13 am

Thu Nov 23, 2017


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Fundamental Rights of People of Pakistan - By: Munir M Hasan, PhD
Recently, the High Court of Islamabad and the Supreme Court of Pakistan have taken notices of the sit-in (Dharna) of some Islamic parties at Faizabad, Islamabad,....
Posted on Nov 23, 17 | 12:35 am

Wed Nov 22, 2017

Saudi Arabia and Pakistan to strengthen bilateral ties - BY: Syed Mussarat Khalil
The Ambassador of Pakistan, Khan Hasham Bin Saddique, met the Saudi Minister for Commerce and Investment, Dr. Majid A. Al-Qasabi, at his office in Riyadh.
Posted on Nov 22, 17 | 12:05 am

A gridlock of monumental proportions - BY: Shaheen Sehbai ( with thanks to Nizami Khaled)
No one seems tall enough and strong enough to get up and get going. The saying, ‘the tough get going when the going gets tough’, does not seemingly apply to usA unique situation...
Posted on Nov 22, 17 | 12:04 am

Tue Nov 21, 2017


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Mon Nov 20, 2017

RANDOM THOUGHTS: Education and Technology (Part II) - BY: Dr. A.Q. Khan
imageIn continuation of Part I of last week, the deliberation is continued. In the first instance, economic prosperity evaded the Third World, which was manipulated by the West to ...
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Gates Foundation Has Invested Over $1 billion In India - Forwarded By: Balbir Singh Sooch-Sikh Vichar Manch
Bill Gates Spends Money. No One On the Grounds Knows Anything About Him. But the Credit is Taken By the Guy in Saffaron. Comment Courtesy: The Tribune, Chandigarh: Malwa Commented:
Posted on Nov 20, 17 | 12:22 am

Business confidence improving despite political frictions: Mian Zahid Hussain
President Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF), President AKIA, Senior Vice Chairman of the Businessmen Panel of FPCCI and...
Posted on Nov 20, 17 | 12:20 am

Pakistan Press Foundation awards 19 investigative journalism fellowships
The Pakistan Press Foundation has awarded 19 journalists from across Pakistan fellowships to pursue investigative stories on a range of social, political and economic issues.
Posted on Nov 20, 17 | 12:18 am

Sikh Temple Opens Doors, Minds and Hearts - By: Ras H. Siddiqui
A notification came though the Interfaith Council of Greater Sacramento that the Gurdwara Sahib Sikh Temple from across the river in West Sacramento had sent out an invitation for...
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Thu Nov 16, 2017


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A great interview ​ of IMRAN KHAN​ - Interviewer: Haider Mehdi
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Submission - New book review- Global Peace, Security and Conflict Resolution - By: Mahboob A. Khawaja
The author initiates a courageous reasoned analysis of the current global affairs to unfold how few strategic and imaginative minds are enforcing new devices, weaponry and...
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Wed Nov 15, 2017


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KPK-sponsored Pakistani Youth team bags Silver medal at International Science Competition (iGEM 2017) held in USA (with thanks to Nizami Khaled)
The Pakistani team, comprising 10 boys and two girls, built a DNA circuit to develop a "Reporter Fish" that would be able to detect contaminated water by changing its colour ...
Posted on Nov 15, 17 | 12:48 am

Tue Nov 14, 2017


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RANDOM THOUGHTS: Education and Technology (Part I) - BY: Dr. A.Q. Khan
imageOur country is going through a very difficult time, but very few people, especially those in power, realize that most of our problems stem from lack of sufficient education ...
Posted on Nov 14, 17 | 11:26 pm

Mon Nov 13, 2017


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Sun Nov 12, 2017

Coup de Grace of the Old System in Saudi Arabia - BY: General Mirza Aslam Beg
imageWhile the courts of justice were functioning in Saudi Arabia, the crackdown in the name of corruption, in the absence of judicial process is nothing but a Coup de Grace, establishing full...
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PRC calls for creation of Allama Iqbal research center - By: Syed Mussarat Khalil
Pakistan Repatriation Council (PRC) held a program on 140th birth anniversary of Dr. Allama Mohammad Iqbal at Mehran restaurant on Friday.
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Press Release : GGHS Arazi celebrates Iqbal Day with fervor
Rawalpindi, Government Girls High School, Arazi, Kallar Syedan organized a colorful function to celebrate Iqbal Day and highlight the messages, thoughts and ideology of Allama Iqbal here on Saturday.
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working hard for the National Economy: Mian Zahid Hussain
President Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF), President AKIA, Senior Vice Chairman of the Businessmen Panel of FPCCI and...
Posted on Nov 12, 17 | 12:43 am

Specialized Versus Holistic Approach in Medical Research - By: Munir M Hasan, PhD
Allah has made the human body a very complex machine. It is so complex that even in this age when a large number of diseases have been identified even at micro level, and....
Posted on Nov 12, 17 | 12:40 am

What Is Matter of Concern and Caution About ‘WORLD SIKH PARLIAMENT’? - By: Balbir Singh Sooch-Sikh Vichar Manch

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Fri Nov 10, 2017


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Pakistan's Ambassador meets RSAF chief - BY: Syed Mussarat Khalil
Pakistan Ambassador Khan Hasham bin Saddique called on Chief of General Staff of Royal Saudi Armed Forces (RSAF), Gen. Abdul Rahman Bin Saleh Al-Bunyan on Wednesday at his office.
Posted on Nov 10, 17 | 1:50 am

Pakistan's Ambassador presents his credentials to King - By Syed Mussarat Khalil
Ambassador of Pakistan to Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Khan Hasham bin Saddique called on the Custodian of two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdul Aziz in Riyadh.
Posted on Nov 10, 17 | 1:38 am

Just Delayed Justice Denied - BY: Zahid Hussain Mirani
I had no intention to write here something for this newsnetwork which is full of writers, acadmicians and so on, but what compelled me to write down...
Posted on Nov 10, 17 | 1:37 am

Issue Brief on "OIC Report on Kashmir Highlights Plight of Kashmiri People" - By: Mahwish Hafeez (with thanks to Akram Zaki)
The Organization of Islamic Conference (OIC) released its report on Kashmir titled “Report of the OIC-IPHRC Fact Finding Visit to the State...
Posted on Nov 10, 17 | 1:33 am

Wed Nov 08, 2017


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Tue Nov 07, 2017


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Press Release: 'Ayurbodha' offers New Age 'enlightenment' to tourists in God's Own Country
London, Nov 7: Adding to its portfolio of innovative products, Kerala Tourism has launched a unique initiative, Ayurbodha, which gives Kerala-bound tourists not...
Posted on Nov 07, 17 | 11:40 pm

NAWAZ SHARIF INTERVIEWED by BBC - BY: Lt-Gen (Retd) Tariq Khan
If any one wants to know what hypocrisy means and what is its practical manifestation, well it does not get better than this. ​.......
Posted on Nov 07, 17 | 11:39 pm

An Ignoramus Par Excellence - BY: Mohammad Waseem (with thanks to Khaled Nizami)
In Pakistan, two-thirds of the professional elite – lawyers, doctors, engineers, architects, chartered accountants, literary writers, artists, players, athletes, professors, corporate managers...
Posted on Nov 07, 17 | 11:38 pm

GIVING AWAY WEALTH - By: Munir M Hasan, PhD
In some verses of the holy Qur’an Allah has mentioned various qualities of man, including the man being stingy. He says:
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Mon Nov 06, 2017


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RANDOM THOUGHTS : Silence is Golden - BY: Dr. A.Q. Khan
imageOne can’t help but be shocked by the rhetoric used by political leaders in TV programs. It leaves the impression that all norms of decency, social value and Divine Edicts have been put aside.
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Sun Nov 05, 2017


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Community Shows Support for Cancer Care Hospital in Lahore - By: Ras H. Siddiqui
The Cancer Care Hospital and Research Center (CCH&RC) in Lahore is trying to offer late stage cancer treatment free of charge to patients in Pakistan’s second largest city.
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Despite Tillerson, US won’t abandon Pakistan for India - By: Jonah Blank
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Fri Nov 03, 2017

India’s Plural and Diverse Identity Is under Threat - Highlights by: Balbir Singh Sooch-Sikh Vichar Manch
India’s Plural and Diverse Identity Is under Threat: Former Vice President of India, M. Hamid Ansari: an Eye Opener Address by Learned M. Hamid Ansari
Posted on Nov 03, 17 | 1:13 am

Arab World: Rescuing People from Insanity of Wars to Future-building - BY: Mahboob A Khawaja, PhD.
imageTruth is One, not many. The Western leaders propelled by the ambiguous animosity of ‘the clash of civilizations’ are using sectarian violence as the engine of sophisticated warfare...
Posted on Nov 03, 17 | 12:21 am

Thu Nov 02, 2017


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Will PM Modi’s Government fulfill The Dream Of Indira Gandhi To Misuse Army For Constructing Buildings, Roads, and Bridges..??? By: Balbir Singh Sooch-Sikh Vichar Manch
When There Is No War The Army Personnel Should Be Used As Labourers For Constructing The Buildings and Roads Etc: Indira Gandhi said a child and innocently ???
Posted on Nov 02, 17 | 1:10 am

Sir Sultan Mahomed Shah Aga Khan III - BY: Dr Ghazanfar Mehdi
Sir Sultan Mahomed Shah Aga Khan III was a great Muslim leader who played a prominent role in Pakistan’s Freedom Movement.
Posted on Nov 02, 17 | 1:06 am

Press Release : Group painting exhibition kicked off at RAC
Rawalpindi, A group painting exhibition was arranged under auspices of Rawalpindi Arts Council here on Wednesday.
Posted on Nov 02, 17 | 1:01 am

Pakistan's Consul General honors PISJ-ES high achievers - By: Syed Mussarat Khalil
Pakistan's Consul General Shahryar Akbar Khan honored the high achievers on acquiringthe maximum Cambridge Outstanding Learners’ awards among the schools in the western province of Saudi Arabia recently.
Posted on Nov 02, 17 | 12:58 am

Wed Nov 01, 2017


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PRESS RELEASE : Kochi to host 10th edition of Kerala Travel Mart in Sept. 2018
KTM’s CSR initiative ‘Agenda 9’ giving a fresh impetus to the industry, says Minister
Posted on Nov 01, 17 | 1:53 am

Press Relaese: Mother of Gen. ShahidNiaz laid to rest
The mother of the former engineer in chief Pakistan Army Lft. Gen. (R) ShahidNiaz’s mother expired yesterday.
Posted on Nov 01, 17 | 1:36 am

Future Building Institutions of Pakistan - By: Munir M Hasan, PhD
Today, in Canada, I was watching the Pakistani TV channels. On one channel the unrest in the two universities of Pakistan was being presented.
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