Monthly Archives: July 2008


Mango lures former Miss Italy to Multan 11

Associated Press of Pakistan MULTAN: The aromatic and delicious mango of Pakistan charmed former Miss Italy 2004 enough to lure her to Multan one of among the oldest living cities on earth, to witness the launch of the three-day international mango festival held here Friday night. Punjab Agriculture Minister Ahmad […]


Punjab Government to launch website for addressing complaints 252

Manzoor Qadir LAHORE: On the direction of the Punjab Chief Minister, the government is going to launch a website (www.cspc.gop.pk) for prompt action on peoples’ complaints against the government departments and others. The website titled Chief Secretary’s Petition Cell is being launched in view of people’s complaints which are not […]


ADVERSTING AND SOCIO-CULTURAL CONSIDERATIONS 2

DR. MEHMOOD UL HASSAN KHAN ABSTRACT We are living in virtual reality world where images, marketing, communication and the last not the least successful advertising can increase profitability, goodwill, and market access. Ours is the age of globalization too where integration of economies, merger & acquisition, cultural sensitivities, and social […]


COMPARATIVE STUDY OF GLOBAL ROLE OF FOREIGN AID IN THE DEVELOPMENT AND ASSOCIATES STRATEGIES FOR PAKISTAN 8

DR MEHMOOD UL HASSAN KHAN ABSTRACT Foreign aid plays very essential role in the overall development of a country provided it is utilized properly. Due to the scarcity of economic resources and others natural constraints every country needs the sufficient amounts of foreign funds in shapes of foreign aid. Generally […]


A COMPARATIVE RESEARCH STUDY OF ROLE OF GLASNOST IN RUSSIAN MEDIA 3

BY MEHMOOD-UL-HASSAN KHAN ABSTRACT Glasnost, meaning “openness”, from the Russian words for “public” and “voice” was introduced in the 1980s. The main goal of this policy was to introduce meaningful short and long terms socio-economic strategies to pull out the sinking titanic of newly born Russia from the deep waters […]


’’قرض ہے تم پہ چار پھولوں کا ‘‘(فرزانہ ناز کاکالم فرزانگی) 2

ساغر کی زندگی پہ کوئی تبصرے نہ کراک شمع جل رہی ہے سررہگزار زیستیہ شعر پڑھتے ہی زندگی کی بے تبابیوں اور بے اعتنائیوں کا خیال آتا ہے اور چاروں طرف ایک اداسی کی سی کیفیت محسوس ہوتی ہے یوں تو اردو ادب کی تاریخ ایک جہاں اپنے دامن میں […]


How many baboos Pakistan has and where? 2

By Ansar Abbasi The work force in the civil and military departments has swelled to over 3.4 million personnel, including 2.8 million civil servants. The 2.8 million government servants include 208,491 working under the defence ministry and the defence organisations in the Army, navy and air force. Official figures reveal […]