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Mohtarma Fatima Jinnah – An Exemplary Humanitarian

From the day Pakistan was created till the day of her demise she wholeheartedly devoted all her time and energy for the people of her nation. It was her ardent desire to see Pakistan succeed at all levels; therefore she selflessly and relentlessly worked towards achieving…

Raj Kumar Gujar – Fostering Inter-Faith Harmony in Pakistan

Raj Kumar Gujar: A Journey That Started from Umerkot… Twenty-four year old Raj Kumar Gujar comes from Umerkot, Sindh. He shifted to Islamabad in 2011 and has done BBA (Hons) from SZABIST on full scholarship. In 2013 he was selected for the Global Undergraduate Exchange Program, (This was launched…

Salima Begum – One of the Ten Best Teachers in the World!

Salima Begum: A Champion of Girls Education in Gilgit For the first time, a Pakistani was in the top ten finalists of this year’s ‘Global Teacher Prize’. Salima Begum was selected from amongst 20,000 applicants worldwide. She hails from a remote village ‘Oshikhandass’ in Gilgit,…

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Ibne Safi – The Supreme Mystery Writer of South Asia

Ibne Safi: A Sensation Ibne Safi; whose real name was Asrar Ahmad was a prolific writer who engaged thousands of readers in South Asia especially Pakistan and India for nearly 30 years (1952-1979). He was in fact the pioneer of detective novels in Urdu. His…

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Remembering Allama Iqbal:Shair-e-Mashriq’s 78th Death Anniversary

Allama Iqbal: The Man On 21st April 1938, a man who was a poet, philosopher, lawyer, educationist, politician, and social reformer all molded into a single personality, left this world for his eternal abode. He was known as the ‘Poet of the East’, the ‘Architect…

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Pakistani Writers That Left Us in the Year 2015

Renowned Pakistani Writers Who Passed Away in 2015 2015 has been an unlucky year for the literacy circles of Pakistan. Some of the very talented and legendary Pakistani writers passed away, leaving behind their great masterpieces. Abdullah Hussain Abdullah Hussain , an exceptional urdu novelist…

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Pakistani Writers That Left Us in the Year 2016

Renowned Pakistani Writers Who Passed Away in 2016 2016 has definitely not been lucky for the Pakistani writers. Two legendary writers and intellectuals, Intezar Hussain and Fatima Surraya Bajia left us in the beginning of the year. A huge vacuum has been created in the…