Daily Archives: August 11, 2009

Pakistan’s Power crises: misconceptions

By Dr Ashfaque H Khan There are many misconceptions about Pakistan’s economy, which have either been created deliberately or are the outcomes of ignorance. One such misconception deals with the power sector. It has been generally argued over the last two years that not a single unit of power has […]

Overseas Pakistanis Database 2

KB from Overseas Pakistanis Foundation has posted the following message in comments section of Overseas Pakistanis helpline, which is being posted here as separate post. All the Overseas Pakistani Friends are requested to pass this information on to other OP Friends as well.  Dear Friends, Overseas Pakistanis Foundation (OPF) is […]


By T.H Shah  Subsequent to inhumane attacks in 09/11 in USA and 07/07 in London, the use of disgusting words Islamic terrorism, Islamic militancy and Islamic fundamentalism make me crushed inwardly. In Western society, the name of Islam and Muslims is analysed within the prism of these heinous terms. Under […]

Lawyers’ ‘Highhandedness and Physical Abuse’ of Journalists in Pakistan

By Zafar Iqbal   Journalists in Pakistani city Lahore are facing manhandling and attacks by lawyers who are furious on telecasting videos on TV channels in which   lawyers were shown beating up police officials.  Local press reports that the mobs of lawyers’ thrashed journalists broke their cameras and DSNG vans and […]