Monthly Archives: March 2012


Lethal Mines Continue to Kill Minors

By Zafar Iqbal Two brothers loved to visit the quiet pasture with their goats and sheep. However, they were unaware that this enjoyable hobby would be fatal for them. Suddenly, they slipped in the mud and were trapped by a hidden landmine which went off with a deadly bang. They […]


THE TRUE SPIRIT OF SAARC

PROFESSOR ALI SUKHANVER   Though this world of today has to bear the blame of being very much complicated, intricate, self-centered and to some extant knotty and thorny because of its over-mechanized and ultra-computerized ways and manners but still we find in abundance a very strong urge and undefeatable passion […]


UAE QUEST OF WORLD EXPO 2020

Mehmood-Ul-Hassan Khan Rigorous meetings are being carried out at different levels about UAE bid for World Expo 2020. H. H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Foreign Minister, Chairman of National Media Council stressed that the country has become a hub for specialized exhibition industry due to its strong economy, […]


Woman and Religion

By Qaisar Sultan How societies and culture figure out what is religious and what is within the helm of purely human free well and reasoning is the defining element of intellectual maturity. What is within the reason should be within the helm of any religion; any argument above and beyond […]


UAE AND WORLD EXPO 2020

Mehmood-Ul-Hassan Khan Many regional and international conferences and expos have already been held in the UAE. Taking a giant step, UAE submitted its bid for World Expo 2020. A comprehensive media campaign has already been initiated throughout the UAE and around the globe. According to many international economists and strategic […]


HEC allows UK-based examining body in Pakistan

LAHORE: The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has granted permission to the UK-based professional examining body, the Institute of Commercial Management (ICM), to open approved centres in Pakistan. The HEC has recognised ICM’s Level 6 Graduate Diploma qualifications as equivalent to Pakistan’s four-year bachelor degree, ICM Regional Director for Pakistan Moazam […]


DRUG –TRAFFICKING IN CENTRAL ASIA

PROFESSOR ALI SUKHANVER   US Department of State says in one of its recent reports regarding drug trafficking in the Central Asian states, “The Central Asian states that border Afghanistanare facing a significant threat from illicit narcotic drugs transiting from Afghanistan. Violent extremist groups from Afghanistanand Pakistanthreaten stability in the […]