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Aleem Dar: More Than Just an Umpire

The term Umpire comes from an old French word ‘nompere’ which means peerless or odd. This is consistent with the fact that an Umpire is not a member of the team; and is impartial. However he is an authoritative figure, the decision maker of all…

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Around Pakistan

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70 Decades Old Shah Allah Ditta Village and Buddhist Caves

Shah Allah Ditta Village: A Picturesque Historical Place Strikingly, the old village is titled after a well known Mughal Dervish Shah Allah Ditta and holds a significant presence for its evergreen historical background and beauty that overflows like a river. The age of this village…

First Ever Sightseeing Buses for Touring Islamabad-Rawalpindi Launched by PTDC

Pakistan Tourism & Development Corporation (PTDC) Promoting Tourism by Initiating Sightseeing Buses To promote tourism, Pakistan Tourism & Development Corporation (PTDC) launched the first ever sightseeing buses for Islamabad–Rawalpindi that will take its passengers on a tour of a number of exciting places in the…

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Artistry and Crafts

Sindhi-Kutch Styled Embroidery

Stunning Sindhi-Kutch Styled Mirror Embroidery

Mirror Embroidery incorporates delicate pieces of these reflecting surfaces within the needlework. Conventionally, these embroideries were sewn by the women belonging to rural areas. These works were then used for wearing on celebration of a particular festival or, later on, for selling to generate a…

Handicrafts

Handicrafts of Pakistan: A Pour Over of the Famous Artistry

Acknowledging the Marvels of Pakistan Aware and delight yourself with the most absorbing specialties of our country – the captivating and alluring handicrafts. The stupendous artisanship is overwhelmingly renowned as the cultural recognition of Pakistan. The tradition of creating handicrafts is thousand-year old. It is considered as…

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The History and Craft of Camel Skin Lamps in Pakistan

Crafting of Camel Skin Lamps in Pakistan The making of Camel Skin Lamps is a handiwork that has been practiced in Multan for almost a millennium! There are families in the city who have been into this business for centuries and continue to this day….

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Exploring the Dazzle of Truck Art from Pakistan

Best of Pakistani Truck Art and Famous Truck Quotes of Pakistan Truck art from Pakistan is renowned the world over for its attraction and unique sense of artistic taste. Trucks in Pakistan are decorated with the paintings all over their bodies from local folk lore…

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Entrepreneurship & Innovation

Where Ideas Take Flight
TEDx Islamabad, Pakistani news, Education, Entrepreneurship

TEDx Islamabad Talk- Breaking the Barriers

TEDx Islamabad: A Gathering of Innovative Minds TEDx Islamabad is all set for its new episode of 2016 to be held on March 19, bringing together the brilliant minds and sharing ideas worth spreading. What Exactly is TED? TED is globally renowned foundation that works…

A Decade of Excellence – Reaching for the Stars (Part II)

Rising Youth of Pakistan The second half of the decade was even more remarkable then the first. You can read about the first decade of shining Pakistani stars in this article. The following can only give you a glimpse of the capabilities of our youngsters….