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Of “national heroes” and tongue twisters

Pakistan’s second match of the now finished Asia cup saw her beat Afghanistan quite convincingly and gain a bonus point, thanks to Umar Akmal’s whirlwind of a century; aptly timed, in complete congruence with the issuance of his arrest warrants for not attending a hearing of the traffic warden case he was indicted in.   [...]

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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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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 Pakistanis. Moreover, investment in real estate is the most common way to protect capital and [...]

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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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MQM MNA Ali Raza Abidi incites sectarian hate by his tweet

MQM MNA Ali Raza Abidi did a tweet filled with sectarian hatred and maligning Jamaat-e-Islami, a reputable political party of Pakistan. Ali Raza Abidi tweets that Jamaat-e-Islami is recruiting and TTP is sending fighters to Syria from Pakistan to fight a holy war. He has not mentioned who these fighters would fight the holy war [...]

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Comments on Pakistan Budget 2013-14

Federal Minister for Finance Ishaq Dar announced Pakistan Budget 2013-14 yesterday. Salient features of Budget 2013 are as follows. Budget size: Rs 3.591 trillion Project Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth: 48 percent Fiscal Deficit: 8 percent Inflation Target: 9.5 percent Ishaq Dar claimed that Budget 2013 is business friendly. However, he failed to mention that [...]

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How Pakistanis will travel in 2020: Shape of Things to Come

With energy crisis getting worse by each passing day, with acute shortage of CNG and plans of restrict its supply to vehicles, this is what Pakistanis of 2020 will use to travel. Ladies and Gentleman, this is the vehicle of future. Please welcome Pakistani Car of 2020.

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Amazon and Tumblr blocked by PTCL in Pakistan

Amazon.com and Tumblr are blocked by PTCL in Pakistan. No reason has been given by the service provider as yet. Amazon.co.uk is accessible. Following message is displayed when Amazon.com or Tumblr is accessed at PTCL DSL.

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Pakistan’s War on Terror? Is this really our war?

Is this really Pakistan’s War on Terror? Americans are negotiating with Taliban yet pressurize us to do more at our borders. Who controls the drones and why Pakistan has allowed its air space to get drones kills Pakistanis? Some tweets that were made last year but are still pertinent, relevant, and fresh. We will continue [...]

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