Happy Independence day to all Pakistanis!

Jashan e Azaadi mubarak! Wake up Pakistan.. shrug off the guilt.. Get back to work and rise and shine.. A beautiful tomorrow awaits you ! Sharing some worth reading messages that I came across today : Wajahat Malik:Pakistan Today..Pakistan, your hair are dripping with the stinking flood watersyour eyes are red with the extremist’s rageyour…

World Record for Most People Singing Pakistan National Anthem

More than 5800 patriotic Pakistanis gathered in Karachi city to sing “Pak Sar Zameen” (Pakistan’s National Anthem) to mark Pakistan’s 64th independence day and set a new world record.Before Pakistan, Philippine had the world record where 5248 citizens had sung their national anthem on 1 September 2009. It’s beaten by a number of 5800+ Pakistanis…

Seeking Free and Responsible Media

Published in Pakistan Observer (1 Mar. 2011) Media plays a vital role in the development of a society, however media must undergo its own self-improvement processes before it can contribute to constant evolution of society. This was the crux of the training workshop on ‘Free, Independent and Responsible Media (FIRM)’ in which the participants called…

Leading Artists’ work on display

The quotation that “every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures” remains true for the exhibition titled ‘Eminent Artists of Pakistan’ displaying the nature of prominent artists of country at gallery 6, Islamabad . The opening of the exhibition featuring the works of 28 leading painters…

Role of Media stressed in Education Policy

Printed in Pak. Observer on 30th Sept. 2010. Islamabad— Media and civil professionals on Tuesday attended a rare Seminar at the ‘Media and Civil Society Collaboration Workshop’ in Islamabad. The speakers proposed an alliance between media and education activists to improve the dismal state of Education sector in Pakistan. The Workshop was organized by Pakistan…

In pictures: Pakistan’s worst flood

Few heart-breaking pictures of Pakistan’s worst flood disaster. Pakistani children sit on a bed to eat their food Saturday in a flood-hit area of Qasim Bella, on the outskirts of Multan, Pakistan. A child weeps in a relief camp. A Pakistani mother carries her children through flood water in Muzaffargarh flooded in Pakistan. A Pakistani…