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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…

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Wall of Kindness Being Setup All Over Pakistan

Wall of Kindness: The Concept An unknown person in Mashad, Iran created a simple yet thoughtful way of propagating charity for those who cannot afford and especially for the homeless. He merely put up some hangers on a wall and left the message “If you…

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Fiza Farhan Elected As a Member of UN Panel on Women Empowerment

Getting to Know Fiza Farhan Fiza Farhan is a well known social entrepreneur of Pakistan, Director of Buksh Energy and the CRO of Buksh Foundation. Fizza Farhan is amongst those few lucky Pakistani women who made it to the prestigious list of Forbes Magazine featuring…

Eradicating Honor Killings – A Hope From Sharmeen Obaid Film

Efforts of Sharmeen Obaid For Raising Sensitive Issues Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy is renowned for being the Oscar winning filmmaker. Since her first success in the film “Saving Face” about acid attacks in Pakistan, she has been continuing her endeavors in bringing up such inspiring content…

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AIOU to Conduct Research on Intizar Hussain

Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) and Its Research on Legendary Writer Intizar Hussain Allama Iqbal Open University has long been known for its exceptional work in the field of research. Some of the most brilliant researches have been attributed to this institution that have been…

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Pakistan is The New Leader of Mobile Money Transactions in South Asia

Mobile Money Transactions in Pakistan: Pakistan Leads the Way in Mobile Phone Usage for Financial Transactions According to a recent report by World Bank, amongst the different countries of South Asia, Pakistan leads the way with its 2% female and 9% male population carrying out…