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Weddings and Drones – Obama’s Latest Conundrum

Weddings and Drones – Obama’s Latest Conundrum

In a shocking development of events, it has been revealed that a US drone strike on a wedding convoy in […]

Dec 13, 2013     No Comments
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Indians outraged over SC‘s reinforcement of Section 377

Indians outraged over SC‘s reinforcement of Section 377

India’s top court, in a surprise ruling on Wednesday, reinstated Section 377 of the Indian Penal Court (IPC), banning sexual […]

Dec 13, 2013     No Comments
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Lacklustre Chelsea Need To Find Edge Soon

Lacklustre Chelsea Need To Find Edge Soon

Chelsea FC were shocked once more by Murat Yakin’s FC Basel as the home side completed a historic double over […]

Nov 30, 2013     No Comments
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Pakistan Unveils Its First Local Drones

Pakistan Unveils Its First Local Drones

The word ‘drone’ has become synonymous with ‘merciless death machine’. Since 2004 the United States of America (USA) have carried […]

Nov 27, 2013     No Comments
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Sohaib Maqsood And The False Messiah Syndrome

Sohaib Maqsood And The False Messiah Syndrome

Pakistan’s batting woes are like the intestines of the devil, as they say in the Urdu language; torturous and never-ending. The […]

Nov 24, 2013     No Comments
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Irtiqa ’13: Leadership For Social Change

Irtiqa ’13: Leadership For Social Change

Among all the non-profit organizations working in Pakistan, Acumen is a relatively new name. However, it is a name that […]

Nov 21, 2013     No Comments
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How To Stop Incidents Such As Rawalpindi: A Guide For The Government

How To Stop Incidents Such As Rawalpindi: A Guide For The Government

1. Gather the right intelligence. It will forever remain a mystery to this author what purposes Pakistan’s premier intelligence organizations […]

Nov 18, 2013     No Comments
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The Rawalpindi Incident: What They Are Saying

The Rawalpindi Incident: What They Are Saying

“The Shia and Sunni are all brothers. There is no enmity between us. However, the incidents that occurred on Friday […]

Nov 17, 2013     No Comments
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An Audience With Ammara

An Audience With Ammara

Ammara Zulfiqar is not your average fashion designer. An upcoming name, she is bold, spirited and believes in living life […]

Nov 17, 2013     No Comments
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“Drone Strikes Must End For Peace Talks”

“Drone Strikes Must End For Peace Talks”

Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan on Monday announced in the National Assembly that drone strikes must end for peace […]

Nov 11, 2013     No Comments
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Markhor ’13: The Conference

Markhor ’13: The Conference

The following post is a continuation of this 2013 event report. So, when I say Markhor, I drift to the […]

Nov 10, 2013     1 Comment
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Federer Sets Up Nadal Showdown

Federer Sets Up Nadal Showdown

Roger Federer rolled back the years to come back from one set down and defeat Juan Martin Del Potro in […]

Nov 10, 2013     No Comments
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