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Pakistan, our beloved homeland: 14th august special!
30 Aug
6:34

Pakistan, our beloved homeland: 14th august special!

By: Mahnoor Raza, Peshawar. “I was founded with the hope that one day I will be standing in the row of glory and the world’s going to know my name, I will shine like a twinkling star in the pitch black sky and I will bloom like a comely flower…

Interview: Doshisha University, Institute of Liberal Arts. (Japan)
30 Aug
6:32

Interview: Doshisha University, Institute of Liberal Arts. (Japan)

Interviewed by: Nehal Khan 1) When was the `Institute of Liberal Arts` at Doshisha University established? DU: ILA was established in April 2011   2) The knowledge of collaboration transcends the boundaries of academic disciplines, administrative sections and geographical regions. With these perspectives in mind, could you tell us about the…

Muhammad Ali- The boxing legend
30 Aug
6:29

Muhammad Ali- The boxing legend

Smash Celebrity By Arsalan Ullah Khan  Muhammad Ali (1942-2016) was an American former heavyweight champion boxer and one of the greatest sporting figures of the 20th century. An Olympic gold medalist and the first fighter to capture the heavyweight title three times, Ali won 56 times in his 21-year professional…

Empty Green Eyes
30 Aug
6:28

Empty Green Eyes

Short story By Javeria Cheema A single tear streaked down her already tear-stained face as Eva looked up at the sun setting upon the sea. How calm it was today, nothing like her feelings, which were a stormy mess. She was so tired of it all. Tired and done. ‘Oh,…

Talented Pakistani Comedians
30 Aug
6:26

Talented Pakistani Comedians

Section: Random By Sadaf Abbas With the world getting too much involved in the glam of social media, people surely are dependent on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter for their entertainment dose. Keeping this in mind, some talented Pakistanis rose up to entertain and make thousands of people smile and laugh….

Quotes
30 Aug
6:23

Quotes

Quotes Studies By Muzaffar Khan   “No matter how busy you may think you are, you must find time for reading, or surrender yourself to self-chosen ignorance.” ― Atwood H. Townsend   “Let us study things that are no more. It is necessary to understand them, if only to avoid…

Childhood; A creation of the society
30 Aug
6:21

Childhood; A creation of the society

  By Fajr Falak, Lahore Childhood is not considered as a natural phenomenon, but a creation of the society. There is a glint of reality in this statement.  Philippe Ariès, an important French historian suggested this in his book “Centuries of Childhood.” He published a study of paintings, gravestones, furniture,…

Blood Eyes- Part Eight
30 Aug
6:20

Blood Eyes- Part Eight

By Atiqa Akbar “I kept you in the safest room of my house. One where no harm would reach you. Somewhere I could protect you from myself,” he deadpanned. She seemed stunned into a silence because he didn’t hear a single peep from her as they made their way to…

Identity
30 Aug
6:16

Identity

mystry  by Sassi Bhutto The entire house was furbished with all sorts of fancy fixtures and furniture. It was never this way. They had old furniture, with scratch marks that their fat cat left on almost everything. They had to give away their cat to keep the renovated house as…

MOVIES ABOUT WRITERS
30 Aug
6:14

MOVIES ABOUT WRITERS

By Zaynab Merchant  Author’s Anonymous Summary: When several dysfunctional and unpublished writers accept young Hannah into their clique, they don’t expect her overnight success. Hannah, who has rarely even read a book, let alone written one, not only manages to land a literary agent to represent her, she cashes in on…