Back To Life

Back To Life

Pop diva Teresa Teng may not exactly have come back from the dead to perform in a widely hyped concert in her native Taiwan, but a computer-generated likeness of the legendary singer sure left that impression among many of the 15,000 fans packing a Taipei arena.   Teng, who died 18 years ago, ‘‘appeared’’ onstage Friday night with local crooner […]

Unhappy makes materialistic

Unhappy makes materialistic

By Happy Guy Unhappy kids are more likely to become materialistic than children who are happy with their lives, a new study from the Netherlands suggests.   And TV advertising is an important instigator, the study found.   “Children who were less satisfied with their lives do become more materialistic over time, but only when they are frequently exposed to […]

The Non existent Justice

The Non existent Justice

By Saleem Fazil Tring tring Ring . I woke up early morning to the phone bell blaring all over my little bedroom.”Hello, Saleem bhai .I’m in a police lock up in your area. Please come and help me get out of here “. The panic stricken call ended abruptly. I was perplexed. I had no clue as to who had […]

“Imran, the only threat for Nawaz gov”

“Imran, the only threat for Nawaz gov”

ByAhmad Karim Every existent (thing) that has emerged from non-existence is poison for one person and sugar for another” and “Each and every part of the world is a snare for the fool and a means of deliverance for the wise” Rummi After a change in the mood of people in Pakistan especially in urban areas and educated ones in […]

True love never dies !

True love never dies !

Harold and Ruth Knapke died in their shared room on Aug. 11, days before their 66th anniversary, The Dayton Daily News reported.True love , they say never dies !   He was 91, she was 89. Their daughters said they believe their father willed himself to stay by his wife’s side despite failing health until they could take the next […]

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by / on February 1, 2014 at 12:55 pm / in featured, GENERAL

As i Write

   By Sajja Shah I am not a regular writer nor do I put together words that are legendary. My compositions are not timeless. I seldom write, once or maybe twice in lonely blue moon, only when my heart gets so heavy that I am unable to contain the ache of holding it all back. Only then I spill it […]

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by / on January 23, 2014 at 2:53 pm / in featured, GENERAL

Karachi Children’s Art Fest (KCAF) 2014

    Karachi Children’s Art Fest (KCAF) 2014 25th/26th January 2014 Venue: Goethe Institut While there is a consensus, rightly so, that Children are our future, there seems to be very little that we offer them as a society, especially in regards to the development of their critical thought process. It was with these concerns that the foundation stone for […]

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by / on January 21, 2014 at 3:24 pm / in featured, SULK HERE

When will it all end ?

  By Blank My heart really goes out to the families of innocent Anti Polio workers who were shot dead in Qauyymabad Karachi few hours ago . The miscreants came out of nowhere on speedy motorcycles and gunned down two women and one man who were administering Polio drops to the infants in  the aforementioned locality .Two polio workers were […]

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by / on January 10, 2014 at 1:06 pm / in featured, MOVIES, Uncategorized

Shoaib Akhter makes his singing debut

  By Black Hawk Just not another ex-cricketer who could  really ball ,bat and look good . Few know of Shoaib Akhtar’s hidden talents. Of late the silver screen grapevine was abuzz with the rumours that Rawalpindi Express has signed on some mega BollyWood projects but one never heard a beep out of them .Mr Casanova could have played a […]

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by / on January 4, 2014 at 3:21 pm / in featured, GENERAL

Stereotyping in Pakistani Dramas

  By Sara Rizvi Most of the tv dramas and serials i have seen lately, objectify women as weak and helpless. Not only are women continuously illustrated as sacrificing machines who bear all the abuse, blame and humiliation because that is expected of a ‘good’ Pakistani woman brilliantly delivered through the drama “Humsafar“ but these dramas enforce how significant religion […]

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by / on January 2, 2014 at 3:03 pm / in featured, GENERAL

Say Hello to Winters!

  By Warisha Najam Coffee, peanuts, mittens, mufflers, socks, coats… yes, winters are finally here! This season is much awaited by me. It just develops a feeling of excitement and comfort in me. Yesterday I was lucky enough to experience a beautiful wintry bundle. I woke up to a grey sky, cozy blanket, static hair and goose bumps. There was […]

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by / on December 31, 2013 at 12:51 pm / in FASHION, featured

Color Of 2013- Green

  By Sara Rizvi Each year introduces a new color in fashion industry and that color becomes the fall Trent. If you are fad up of other colors than add green in your wardrobe. Green is cool color .It has many splendid shades and contrasts. Green is the color of freshness, coolness and the sea breeze. Green is everywhere, green […]

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by / on December 30, 2013 at 2:49 pm / in featured, GENERAL

Beauty Lies in the Eyes of the beholder

  By Warisha Najam When I came across this question ‘What does real beauty mean to you’ I tried thinking what came to my mind first – my mom? My 2 year old nephew? Aishwarya? Anjelina Jolie? No these pictures didn’t flash in my mind. What I imagined was far simpler and not a common picture of a beautiful fairy […]

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by / on December 28, 2013 at 2:37 pm / in featured, TECHNOLOGY

Technology, the devil in disguise?

  By Irma Masood No matter how clichéd the topic might seem, and regardless of the number of debates that have taken place on the very same issue, the question remains yet very important “Is technology the devil in disguise”?   Over the years, technology has experience multifold advancements and has blessed us in numerous ways, but looking at the […]

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by / on December 23, 2013 at 1:13 pm / in featured, GENERAL

“Art on Wheels”

  By Hussain Dewani The rich cultural heritage of Pakistan has been impressing people in different parts of the world for quite some time now. Ethnic diversity of Pakistan has always given her an edge in terms of dynamic cultural beauty and brilliance. The art in Pakistan takes many forms like painting, calligraphy, sculpture making, architecture, apparel designing, etc.  The […]

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