A big blow to MQM..or Karachi?

“On April 24, the Sindh government in the person of local government minister Agha Siraj Durrani, whose propensities are well known and recorded, decided arbitrarily to put aside city nazim Mustafa Kamal as the authority for the Karachi Building Control Authority (KBCA) and as chairman of the Karachi Water and Sewerage Board (KWSB) and install […]

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Pakistan vs Commonwealth

I was just going through the BBC’s Have your Say section which talks about Pakistan’s membership of the Commonwealth. Its quite interesting to note that most of the people who have commented are not rally a fan of the commonwealth. One comment that I particularly liked is by someone called Vijay. Here it is: The Commonwealth […]

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Wow!

  Water Bridge in Germany…. What a feat! Six years, 500 million euros, 918 meters long…….now this is engineering! This is a channel-bridge over the River Elbe and joins the former East and West Germany , as part of the unification project. It is located in the city of Magdeburg, near Berlin. The photo was […]

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With age comes happiness

“YANG YANG, a University of Chicago sociologist, who conducted a 30-year survey of thousands of Americans. According to results, the older people got, the likelier they were to report being happy, with half of respondents in their 80s claiming they were very happy. ” Time

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Torch relay in Pakistan

The torch has been in Pakistan since last night and the torch relay was truly ‘celebrated’ today with the President and the Prime Minister both attending the ceremony, clearly giving out the message o consolodarity with China. The best part of the ceremony was to be able to see both Mush and Gillani togather literally everywhere: […]

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