News & Current Affairs

World here we come!

Pakistan Cricket Team has finally done it. Now we are crowned the World T20 Champions. Hats off to Younis Khan and his boys for...

On screen, out of touch

Popular media in Pakistan is playing to the gallery of glorified irrationalism, writes Nadeem F. Paracha. On the day renowned Islamic scholar Dr Sarfraz Naeemi...

Defeating the invincible South Africa – Pakistan storms to T20 Final

Going into the T20 world cup, no one expected Pakistan to do wonders. Lackluster performance in warm up matches followed by a thrashing defeat...

A New Beginning for Pakistan and India

The brief meeting between Pakistani President Zardari and Indian PM Singh increasingly appears to indicate a postive new beginning for cooperation and relations between...

June 18, 2009

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Haqqani highlights IDPs relief, rehabilitation requirements

Pakistan has said its mammoth relief and rehabilitation effort for internally displaced persons of northwestern Malakand region would cost more than $ 2 billion...

Key US Senate panel clears Pak economic aid bill

WASHINGTON – The US Senate Foreign Relations Committee Tuesday unanimously passed a bill that proposes tripling of economic assistance for Pakistan to $1.5 billion...

Zardari and Singh Meet

President Zardari and PM Singh met one-on-one yesterday at the BRIC summit in Russia. While this was a short, preliminary meeting, it holds promise...

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