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Voice Guided Google Navigation for Pakistan

Voice Guarded Turn by Turn Google Navigation for Pakistan Google, which has been managing real time traffic, is now set to launch its voice guarded Google navigation for Pakistan. How is Google Navigation for Pakistan Offered? Presently in beta, Google Navigation for Pakistan is being…

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A PhD Thesis being Produced on Bashir Hussain Nazim by AIOU

Seminar in Memory of Bashir Hussain Nazim Held at AIOU (Allama Iqbal Open University) A seminar was arranged by the Department of Mass Communication at AIOU to honor and acknowledge the contributions of Bashir Hussain Nazim (who passed away in June 2012). An announcement was…

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Lahore Literary Festival 2016

Lahore Literary Festival: How it Began The Lahore Literary Festival was founded by Razi Ahmed. It is being annually held since 2013, and has become an event of international standing. Lahore Literary Festival (LLF) 2016 The LLF 2016 took place from 20th to 21st February…

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Coca Cola’s MENA Scholarship Pakistan 2016

Coca Cola 2016 MENA Scholarship Pakistan Coca Cola continues with its endeavors in promoting education amongst the talented young generation of today by announcing its MENA Scholarship Pakistan Program 2016. Details of MENA Scholarship Pakistan 2016 The US Department of State together with Coca-Cola Company…

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First Ever Conference on Pakistani Writing in English Held at Lahore

First Ever Conference Organized by International Centre for Pakistani Writing in English (ICPWE), Kinnaird College (KC) The conference took place from 17th to 18th February. It was attended by intellectuals, researchers and students from Islamabad, Faisalabad, Karachi, Lahore and Quetta as well as some reputed…

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Uber All Set to Launch in Pakistan

Uber Launches in Pakistan Towards the end of 2016, the famous online service of taxi-hailing with the name of Uber will launch in Pakistan. This service is set to target megacities in the region of Asia Pacific. What is Uber All About? Uber was founded…

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Sharmeen Obaid Brings Home Oscar Award- Making Pakistan Proud

Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy Brings Home the Second Oscar Award The pride of Pakistan, Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy brings home the second Oscar award thus becoming the first Pakistani to win two Oscars. Best Short Documentary by Sharmeen Obiad – A Girl in the River The 88th…

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Pakistanis Making it to the Sony World Photography Awards

Sony World Photography Awards 2016: Contribution by Pakistan Three photographers of Pakistan have been nominated for the world’s biggest photography awards: Sony World Photography Awards 2016 edition. The Amazing Works of Kumail Rizvi Kumail Rizvi is amongst the nominated candidates for the 2016 edition of…