Aey watan Pak watan

With my eyes closed I find myself slowly humming to the song ‘Aey merey piyare watan’ by Ustaad Amanat Ali Khan, being played on television in the next room. I heard my mother praising the voice and claiming it a timeless song in the history of Pakistan.No doubt, the song has an unusual effect every…

Not just a Cup – its more than that!

21st June 09 is undoubtedly one of the happiest and biggest days of my life! And not only mine in fact the 17crore Pakistanis nation plus the Pakistanis living all over the globe.. Yesss! We did it! Pakistani cricket team won the T20 World Cup final against Sri Lanka last night, making us all so…

Time to turn back your clocks!

They say.. ‘We cannot stop time but we can atleast turn it back when DST ends.’ Finally daylight saving time(DST) ends in Pakistan after long period of 5 months.Initially it was intriduced for aperiod of 3 months but later on exceded for 2 more months It is said ‘Saving time = saving energy’ but this…

be positive! for a change..

Pak-Sino ink 11 MoUs .. BEIJING (Oct 16, 2008): Pakistan & China on Wednesday signed eleven agreements, MoUs and protocols to enhance bilateral co-operation on sound footing in diverse sectors including infrastructure, energy, telecommunication, agriculture, industry, minerals, trade, disaster relief and space technology. China will also cooperate us in Bhasha and Kohala dams,” said Qureshi,…

6 Sept. – a big day?

– Moderate quake hits Pakistan as voting in presidential election begins.. Mild tremors of 5.6 on the richter scale were felt in some parts of Pakistan, including Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Peshawar and the adjourning areas. – Pakistani lawmakers elected Mr. Ten percent as the new president of Pakistan who is marked by corruption and tragedy. People…