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  • Israeli Products You Need to Boycott

    Pakistan Insider
    Sameer
    11 Sep 2014 | 6:33 am
    Protests and rallies are a great way to show your support with our Palestinian brethren, but you want to really hit Israel where it hurts? Then hit their economy. Boycott the following products and make them listen! Plastics Keter OutStanding LipSki AlliBERT Contico Jardin Curver Food & Drink Danone Actimel Acticia Shape Evian Volvic Dr Pepper Fanta Sunkist Fruitopia Lilt Kia Ora Sprite Schweppes Nescafe Perrier Nesquik Aero KitKat Yorkie Polo Quality Street Rowntree Maggi Smarties Cheerios Shreddies Buitoni Carnation Nestea Purina McDonalds StarBucks CocaCola Nestle Others Osem Strauss…
  • Social Media Campaign: Go Nawaz GO

    Pak Tea House
    Admin2
    15 Sep 2014 | 11:32 pm
    Malik Omaid Tahirul Qadri announced a campaign of writing Go Nawaz Go on currency notes. State bank promptly reacted by giving statement that currency notes will be deemed void if there is any slogan written on them. Though this is very amusing as I have myself seen Mobile Numbers and religious slogans like “Qadiani ***** on currency notes. But we can leave this for another time. Here are some masterpieces made by either PTI wallas or  by the opposite team to malign PTI. These are some of the “Now useless” currency notes which PTI/PAT have written the slogan “Go Nawaz…
  • New Lumia 830, Lumia 730 and Lumia 735 unveiled in Berlin

    TelecomPK
    Haseeb Ahmed
    5 Sep 2014 | 8:55 pm
    Microsoft Devices Group announced on Thursday the Lumia 830, Lumia 735 and Lumia 730 Dual SIM smartphones running the latest Windows Phone 8.1 operating system, bringing industry-leading imaging technology to more affordable price levels. Microsoft Devices Group also announced two new accessories that provide innovative ways for people to interact with their phones, plus the Lumia Denim update, which brings extra features and enhancements to existing Lumia smartphones. With a slim design, the Lumia 830 is an affordable flagship device that delivers high-end innovations such as optical image…
  • بھارتی ضمنی انتخابات، ابتدائی نتائج میں حکمراں جماعت بی جے پی کو شکست،سماج وادی پارٹی ،آرایس ایس اورکانگریس نے ریاستی نشستوں پر کامیابی حاصل کرلی

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    16 Sep 2014 | 11:23 am
  • Bargain Books Bazaar + LitLab Open Mic

    T2F
    admin
    16 Sep 2014 | 1:27 am
    Friday 19th, Saturday 20th, Sunday 21st September 2014 Spend the weekend at T2F browsing through our motley collection of bargain books and magazines. From quirky fiction to collector’s finds, from historical tomes to children’s books, T2F’s Bargain Books Bazaar has something for everyone. Prices start at Rs. 50. A number of wonderful individuals support us by donating books and magazines. Thank you all so much for your generosity. If you have used or new books that you’d like to donate, please bring them over. We’ll take everything! All proceeds are used to fund T2F’s literary…
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    TelecomPK

  • New Lumia 830, Lumia 730 and Lumia 735 unveiled in Berlin

    Haseeb Ahmed
    5 Sep 2014 | 8:55 pm
    Microsoft Devices Group announced on Thursday the Lumia 830, Lumia 735 and Lumia 730 Dual SIM smartphones running the latest Windows Phone 8.1 operating system, bringing industry-leading imaging technology to more affordable price levels. Microsoft Devices Group also announced two new accessories that provide innovative ways for people to interact with their phones, plus the Lumia Denim update, which brings extra features and enhancements to existing Lumia smartphones. With a slim design, the Lumia 830 is an affordable flagship device that delivers high-end innovations such as optical image…
  • 4 Factors to Consider When Buying USB Flash Drive Online in Pakistan

    Jayyeda Taimoor
    2 Sep 2014 | 11:02 pm
    USB Flash Drives are compact and convenient external storage devices that have become a necessity in this day and age. They are used for storing and transferring data and are a safe and secure way to keep large documents, photos and music files. USB drives can be carried in one’s pocket and are suitable for school children as well as business executives, they provide unparalleled utility for everyone. We have compiled a list of  4 factors to be considered when buying a USB Flash Drive online in Pakistan. Capacity Flash Drives come in a variety of storage capacity options. Depending upon…
  • Microsoft Devices Now Available on Daraz.pk

    Haseeb Ahmed
    29 Aug 2014 | 10:00 am
    Microsoft Devices Pakistan recently signed an MoU with Daraz.pk, enabling fans of Windows Phones to browse, select and purchase their favourite Lumia devices directly from the comfort of their homes. Daraz.pk is Pakistan’s leading online shopping portal which is visited by millions of people from around the country and is celebrated for its reliability and convenience. This collaboration presents Lumia devices to a unique segment of online shoppers. The Lumia series, known for its innovation and trendiness, is one of the fastest growing smartphone ranges around the world. It offers…
  • Nokia Lumia 630 Unboxing

    Haseeb Ahmed
    27 Aug 2014 | 7:17 pm
    Microsoft officially launched the Nokia Lumia 630 in Dubai about 2 months back. It took it quite a while but finally Nokia Lumia 630 has landed onto our doorstep. Like always, we wouldn’t like to keep you waiting so let’s start. As you might have noticed, Nokia finally decided to change their packaging. To be honest, we kind of got bored of the old one and love the slim new box. However we are really disappointed by what comes in the box with the Lumia 630. The contents of the Lumia 630 box are: Nokia Lumia 630 device Charger with a fixed cable Reading material  …
  • Free Internet Launched by Mobilink in collaboration with OLX

    Bilal Sulehri
    26 Aug 2014 | 8:57 pm
    Mobilink  has launched its second-wave of free internet in collaboration with OLX. Mobilink customers will get 6 hours of free internet while browsing through Opera Mini Browser. Customers will have to visit webpass.opera.com/store in order to avail this offer. Head of Data at Mobilink, Aamer Manzoor  said: “Mobilink believes in continuously bringing forth new and innovative promotions for its customers. Our collaboration with OLX is a testament to our efforts in promoting mobile internet and bringing innovation in partnering with some of the leading global brands in Pakistan. We…
 
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    T2F

  • Bargain Books Bazaar + LitLab Open Mic

    admin
    16 Sep 2014 | 1:27 am
    Friday 19th, Saturday 20th, Sunday 21st September 2014 Spend the weekend at T2F browsing through our motley collection of bargain books and magazines. From quirky fiction to collector’s finds, from historical tomes to children’s books, T2F’s Bargain Books Bazaar has something for everyone. Prices start at Rs. 50. A number of wonderful individuals support us by donating books and magazines. Thank you all so much for your generosity. If you have used or new books that you’d like to donate, please bring them over. We’ll take everything! All proceeds are used to fund T2F’s literary…
  • Film Screening: Zinda Bhaag and Director’s Talk

    admin
    9 Sep 2014 | 2:42 am
    Saturday, 13th and Sunday, 14th September 2014 | 6:30 pm Zinda Bhaag, subtitled in English, returns to Karachi for two weekend screenings and a Director’s talk. Set against the backdrop of the murky world of illegal immigration, Zinda Bhaag tells the story of Khaldi, Taambi and Chitta, desperate to fast track their way out of a nondescript Lahore neighbourhood. In attempting to escape the reality of their everyday lives, they succeed in ways they least expected. Narrated by Naseeruddin Shah, Zinda Bhaag is a visual delight that showcases the power of nuanced storytelling and proves that…
  • Monument Valley: An Exhibition of Works by JFrançois Chénin

    admin
    4 Sep 2014 | 1:05 am
    Opening Night: Wednesday, 10th September 2014 | 6:30 pm Join us at Faraar for Monument Valley, an exhibition featuring the triptychs of JFrançois Chénin. Monument Valley is a childhood remembrance, a journey, a particular relationship with pop art, a Wim Wenders film and a literally literary attempt. In Monument Valley, JFrançois Chénin brings the pictorial space nearer to the pop art of big American spaces. The graphical intentions of the American paintings of the 1950′s and 70’s incorporate this natural space, which hesitates between the earth and the sky. From it also flows an…
  • Gig featuring Baraf Paani

    admin
    4 Sep 2014 | 12:42 am
    Saturday, 6th September 2014 | 6:30 pm Baraf Paani describe themselves thus: One fine day, four insanely cute and all-round nice guys decided, over a glass of ice cold water, to get together and take over the world. They had no resources, money or talent to achieve their goal. So they decided to do the next best thing people with plenty of free time do … they formed a band. With plans to brainwash the youth and the elderly with their high voltage riffs, ear shattering drums, and ‘desi’ vocals, Baraf Paani are now a force to be reckoned with. Ayaz Lakhani – Vocals Khurram…
  • First Fridays: Open Mic Night

    admin
    4 Sep 2014 | 12:32 am
    Friday, 5th September 2014 | 7:00 pm Join us at T2F on the first Friday of September 2014 for an open mic session featuring emerging talent. T2F’s First Fridays Open Mic is a platform for musicians, poets, and comedians to perform, improvise and experiment in an informal setting. Performers do not need to pre-register. Just show up with your voice, instruments, and props. Look for our host, Hassaan Bin Shaheen, who will put your name down on the list. Musicians get 15 minutes/3 songs and everyone else gets 10 minutes. Date: Friday, 5th September, 2014 Time: 7:00 pm Entry: Free!
 
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    Cricket news from ESPN Cricinfo.com

  • Michael Clarke to miss UAE ODIs

    16 Sep 2014 | 5:05 pm
    Michael Clarke has been ruled out of the ODI series against Pakistan in the UAE in October because of the hamstring injury he sustained during the tri-series in Zimbabwe
  • Tamim's wicket was key - Ramdin

    16 Sep 2014 | 5:01 pm
    West Indies captain Denesh Ramdin said that changing Suleiman Benn's end during the Tamim Iqbal-Mominul Haque third wicket partnership was what swung the St Lucia Test his way
  • Benn's five blanks Bangladesh

    16 Sep 2014 | 4:50 pm
    Sulieman Benn snuffed out Bangladesh's resistance with his sixth five-for to ensure West Indies won their 500th Test emphatically. and complete a 2-0 series whitewash
  • Two-day win fires Essex promotion hopes

    16 Sep 2014 | 12:07 pm
    Essex crushed Leicestershire by an innings and 79 runs inside two days in the Championship Division Two clash at Grace Road
  • Libby emulates Taylor with debut ton

    16 Sep 2014 | 11:57 am
    Centuries from Jake Libby and James Taylor helped Nottinghamshire close on 310 for 3 on the second day of their Championship match against Sussex at Trent Bridge
 
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    Pak Tea House

  • Say No to Political Filth!

    Admin2
    16 Sep 2014 | 12:04 pm
    By FD.Sheikh “Loootaay…”, “Agya hai na phir wapis apni party main…” (so back to your party, finally!) , “hence proved you are also a Mr. U-turn” these are some of the comments I was bombarded with when I recently shared a post on social media that was portraying some of the good steps taken by the ruling party, I used to support. I have observed a quite strange attitude in most of us that instead of supporting good steps taken by any political party, we just blindly support and defend that party for which we share our support. Whenever, you are having a gathering of friends…
  • Social Media Campaign: Go Nawaz GO

    Admin2
    15 Sep 2014 | 11:32 pm
    Malik Omaid Tahirul Qadri announced a campaign of writing Go Nawaz Go on currency notes. State bank promptly reacted by giving statement that currency notes will be deemed void if there is any slogan written on them. Though this is very amusing as I have myself seen Mobile Numbers and religious slogans like “Qadiani ***** on currency notes. But we can leave this for another time. Here are some masterpieces made by either PTI wallas or  by the opposite team to malign PTI. These are some of the “Now useless” currency notes which PTI/PAT have written the slogan “Go Nawaz…
  • The tragic floods in Kashmir and Jingoism

    Admin2
    15 Sep 2014 | 10:48 pm
    Raza Rumi points out the apathy of both Pakistani and Indian twitteratis who are still busy chanting jingoistic slogans amidst huge floods devastating Kashmir on the both sides of Line of Control.   [View the story "The tragic floods in Kashmir and Jingoism" on Storify]
  • Fascisms of every kind

    Admin2
    15 Sep 2014 | 11:40 am
    by Saad Hafiz As was the case in the 1930s, the global forces of reaction are emerging with populist appeals directed against immigrants, ethnic and sectarian minorities. Society’s seemingly permanent infatuation with xenophobic demagogy is alive and well. It is a conducive environment for the most reactionary and chauvinistic elements in society to prosper. They are egged on by opportunistic leaders who find a way to harness the smouldering anger and disenchantment of vulnerable sections of the population. Popular slogans speak of purity, discipline, sacrifice and mounting anger. Michel…
  • فطرت کا میوزیم ،تھر پار کر

    Admin2
    14 Sep 2014 | 7:08 am
    میرپورخاص سے جنوب مشرق کی طرف ایک سڑک بل کھاتی صحرائے تھر کو جاتی ہے ۔تقریبا 70کلومیٹر سفر کے بعد ایک چھوٹا قصبہ آتا ہے جسے نوکوٹ کہتے ہیں ۔یہیں مشہور تاریخی قلعہ ،قلعہ نوکوٹ اپنے سینے میں صدیوں کی تاریخ چھپائے بڑی تمکنت کے ساتھ ایستادہ ہے۔اوریہیں سے پاکستان کے سب سے بڑے صحرا تھر کا آغاز بھی ہو جاتا ہے۔ فطرت کا یہ میوزیم یعنی تھر…
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    The Nation News

  • PTI workers are being harassed: Shah Mehmood Qureshi

    INP
    16 Sep 2014 | 5:20 am
    ISLAMABAD- Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) vice chairman, Shah Mehmood Qureshi said the local administration is not removing containers due to political reasons. He blamed authorities for harassing workers under the name of Section 144. "We have requested to declare the imposition of Section 144 as null and void, our workers are being harassed through it," Qureshi stated while talking to ...
  • Passengers asked Rehman Malik to leave the aircraft

    INP
    16 Sep 2014 | 5:17 am
    KARACHI- Former Interior Minister Rehman Malik and PML-N MNA Ramesh Kumar were forced to disembark PIA flight, as passengers protested that the flight from Karachi to Islamabad was delayed, due to their late arrival. After facing a delay of two hours, passengers shouted at Pakistan Peoples Party leader Rehman Malik and asked him to leave the aircraft. According to PIA ...
  • Two PIA officials suspended over flight delay

    Online
    16 Sep 2014 | 5:16 am
    KARACHI- Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) administration today suspended two key officials, holding them responsible for a two hour delay in departure of PK-370 passenger flight from Karachi. According to PIA spokesman, the suspended officials included PK-370 Shift Manager Nadeem Abro and Manager Terminal Shehzad Ali. The spokesman Mashood Tajwar confirmed that the action was taken on ...
  • Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif assures help to the flood victims

    Online
    16 Sep 2014 | 5:14 am
    MUZAFFARGARH- Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has vowed to rehabilitate flood-hit areas after assessment of the damages. He said that the government would try to compensate the infrastructural losses due to floods. “I can understand the problems of flood victims and the government will do its best to rehabilitate those affected by the floods,” PM Nawaz remarked. He praised the ...
  • Afridi appointed captain of the T20 squad

    Online
    16 Sep 2014 | 5:11 am
    Lahore- Shahid Afridi has been announced as captain of the Pakistan T20 squad till the ICC World T20 in 2016. According to PCB, the slot was lying vacant following Muhammad Hafeez's resignation after the ICC World T20 held in Bangladesh earlier this year. The decision to retain Misbah-ul-Haq as captain of Test and One Day squad till next year's ICC World Cup was also reaffirmed. ...
 
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    Jobs in Pakistan

  • Assistant Manager Recruitment/ Talent Management & Learning

    16 Sep 2014 | 10:00 am
    Assistant Manager Recruitment/ Talent Management & Learning (PTCL) - Islamabad ....[more] [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
  • Senior AMEU Officer

    16 Sep 2014 | 10:00 am
    Senior AMEU Officer (ACTED) - Islamabad ....[more] [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
  • Media Consultant for Public Events/ Public Awareness Department

    16 Sep 2014 | 10:00 am
    Media Consultant for Public Events/ Public Awareness Department (Chemonics International, USAID Firms Project) - ....[more] [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
  • Social Mobilizer

    16 Sep 2014 | 10:00 am
    Social Mobilizer (RDP) - Haripur ....[more] [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
  • Construction Engineer, PESCO or MEPCO

    16 Sep 2014 | 10:00 am
    Construction Engineer, PESCO or MEPCO (USAID Power Distribution Program) - Peshawar/ Multan ....[more] [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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    Pro Pakistani

  • Misdirected AD Campaigns Resulting into Poor 3G Adoption

    ProPakistani
    16 Sep 2014 | 2:41 am
    By Brandsynario The highly anticipated third generation ofa mobile telecommunications technology, 3G for short, was perceived to be the next big thing and it was largely expected that this new technology will modernize and upgrade the trend and usage patterns of high speed internet in Pakistan. While it is too early to issue a definitive verdict at this point in time, but early impressions and [...] The post Misdirected AD Campaigns Resulting into Poor 3G Adoption appeared first on .
  • USF Approves Optic Fiber Cable Project for KPK

    ProPakistani
    16 Sep 2014 | 12:54 am
    Universal Service Fund yesterday approved a 730 kilometre long Optic Fiber Cable project for Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, said a statement issued last night. USF said that Fiber Optic project, that will connect 21 tehsils of the province, will benefit an un-served population of about 3.2 Million people. Government is aiming that this new Fiber Optic cable will not bring high-speed internet to masses but government [...] The post USF Approves Optic Fiber Cable Project for KPK appeared first on .
  • Warid Offers Free Bundle for Facebook, Twitter and Whatsapp

    ProPakistani
    16 Sep 2014 | 12:40 am
    Warid Telecom today announced “Free Social Suit” for its users through which they can access unlimited Facebook, Whatsapp and Twitter on their mobiles without paying any charges.  Warid has recognized the ever increasing demand of social networks usage now its users can stay connected with all those they care about, irrespective of distance any time of day through this Free Social Suit. Warid prepaid users, [...] The post Warid Offers Free Bundle for Facebook, Twitter and Whatsapp appeared first on .
  • Telenor to Expand its 3G Network to 32 Cities by September End

    ProPakistani
    15 Sep 2014 | 6:56 am
    Telenor Pakistan has announced to expand its 3G footprint to 32 cities by end of September 2014. The announcement was made by Irfan Wahab Khan, Chief Marketing Officer, Telenor Pakistan today during a media roundtable here in Karachi. During the fourth phase of commercial roll out, 3G services are being launched in: Attock Bahawalpur Bannu DI Khan Jhelum Kohat Mardan Muzaffargarh Okara Pakpattan Sahiwal Wah [...] The post Telenor to Expand its 3G Network to 32 Cities by September End appeared first on .
  • Ufone Smart U5, A Pocket friendly Android Smartphone [Review]

    ProPakistani
    15 Sep 2014 | 12:13 am
    Ufone recently launched a 3G enabled Android smartphone with fairly decent specifications in the market ─ and that too at a ridiculously low price of Rs. 5,999. As a result it got a tremendous response from customers and with in a week or so, this phone was sold-out at almost all locations in the country. While Ufone has promised to refill the stock in the [...] The post Ufone Smart U5, A Pocket friendly Android Smartphone [Review] appeared first on .
 
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    Cosmetics.PK

  • Home Remedies for Blackheads Removal

    sana
    6 Sep 2014 | 4:09 pm
    Blackheads are one of the problems almost every one of us faces in their life. Blackheads are small dark spots on skin areas, normally on nose chin and forehead. The main reasons of blackheads are hormonal changes, body producing too much oil and taking drugs. Blackheads should be treated on initial stage otherwise they can […] The post Home Remedies for Blackheads Removal appeared first on Cosmetics.PK
  • Easy Steps To Brighten Eyes After Makeup

    Cosmetics
    8 Aug 2014 | 1:22 pm
    Most of time, we do makeup and can't brighten our eyes to get a flawless look. Now you can do it easily with these easy steps to brighten eyes after makeup. The post Easy Steps To Brighten Eyes After Makeup appeared first on Cosmetics.PK
  • Top 10 Home Remedies For Eyebrows Re-Growth

    Cosmetics
    3 Aug 2014 | 5:27 am
    Here in this post you will find top 10 home remedies for eyebrows re-growth. These all are very easy but effective for all. Let's read out the article below The post Top 10 Home Remedies For Eyebrows Re-Growth appeared first on Cosmetics.PK
  • Home Remedies To Get Satin Soft Skin In Minutes

    Cosmetics
    27 Jul 2014 | 1:11 am
    Want a satin soft skin is the dream of everyone. ere in this post you will find some home remedies to get satin soft skin in a minute. Let's read below. The post Home Remedies To Get Satin Soft Skin In Minutes appeared first on Cosmetics.PK
  • Maybelline Color Sensational the Buffs – BORN-TO-BE-NAKED SHADES – New 2014

    sana
    24 Jul 2014 | 1:46 am
    Maybelline recently introduced 1o new nude shades in their Color Sensational The Buffs Lipsticks makeup. Maybelline is one of the leading cosmetics company in Pakistan which provides you a huge collection of cosmetics. Maybelline is working all around the globe, from decades to give you a confident and individual look in every season for every occasion. In their latest […] The post Maybelline Color Sensational the Buffs – BORN-TO-BE-NAKED SHADES – New 2014 appeared first on Cosmetics.PK
 
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    The Amazing Stuff

  • The 'M*A*S*H' series finale was watched by 105 million people, or around half of the US population!

    16 Sep 2014 | 4:22 pm
    The 'M*A*S*H' series finale was watched by 105 million people, or around half of the US population!You could say the finale was quite a S*M*A*S*H.When he first wrote his book ‘MASH: A Novel About Three Army Doctors’, author Richard Hooker never predicted just how big it would get.However, just two years after its release, ‘MASH’ was already being adapted into a movie of the same name. A major hit, the film was quickly adapted into a TV show.This show, ‘M*A*S*H’, became more than just another story of success in the entertainment industry. It became a sensation, capturing the…
  • Actor Peter Cushing once attempted to commit suicide by running up and down a set of stairs!

    16 Sep 2014 | 1:39 pm
    Actor Peter Cushing once attempted to commit suicide by running up and down a set of stairs!Cushing is perhaps most well known for his role as Grand Moff Tarkin in Star Wars. He was married to actress Helen Beck who passed away in 1971 and Cushing claims he was devastated. After she passed he wrote, “To join Helen is my only ambition. It’s all just killing me.” In his autobiography he later wrote that he was so depressed after her passing that he attempted suicide on the same night, yet was clearly unsuccessful.Cushing ran up and down the stairs in the hope that he would have a heart…
  • What Would Happen To Earth If We Stopped Spinning? You Might Want To Learn To Swim If You're In The Northern Hemisphere...

    16 Sep 2014 | 11:23 am
    What Would Happen To Earth If We Stopped Spinning? You Might Want To Learn To Swim If You're In The Northern Hemisphere...This next mind-blowing fact may be the scariest you could hear, besides anything to do with spiders, of course. Ever wondered what would really happen if the Earth stood still?Sea level is naturally equaled out by the rotation of the Earth. If the Earth and all forces decided to stop spinning, one day would turn into the length of a year, but the year stays the same length.Crazy, right? But that’s not even the scariest part!The oceans would doom us to a crazy climate…
  • Indian Housewives Possess More Gold Than US, Switzerland and German Reserves Combined!

    16 Sep 2014 | 8:36 am
    Indian Housewives Possess More Gold Than US, Switzerland and German Reserves Combined!Indian housewives possess 11% of the worlds gold. This means that they possess over 18,000 tons of gold all together.This also means that they hold more hold than Switzerland, United States and Germany combined!Most of their $329 billion of savings is actually held in gold, rather than currency.For all of you gold fans, this translates to more than $950 billion dollars worth of gold total.India has quickly become the world’s epicenter for the largest consumer of gold with China in a close second.Gold has…
  • Before hitting it big, stand-up comedian Demetri Martin worked as a Clinton Administration intern!

    16 Sep 2014 | 6:35 am
    Before hitting it big, stand-up comedian Demetri Martin worked as a Clinton Administration intern!And to be clear, Bill Clinton did not have sexual relations with this comedian.If you haven’t heard of Demetri Martin, it’s high time you fixed that. Similar to comedians like Steven Wright or Mitch Hedberg, Martin’s style blends off-the-wall observations with witty one-liners and all the adorkable qualities of your favorite nerdy friend.However, he wasn’t always the beloved stand-up we know today.Before his career took of, Martin worked as a White House intern for the Clinton…
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    Painters of Pakistan

  • Masood A Khan

    POP Pakistan
    12 Sep 2014 | 4:36 am
    He was born in Kushtia, Bangladesh in 1959. He is a self-taught artist and have shown cased his works extensively within Pakistan and abroad, such as USA (Honolulu), Dubai, UK and New Zealand. He has recently received the first prize in the Chianciano,Italy, Biennale(European confederation of art critic award/works on paper).His last show was in koel,karachi,20th sept,2012. Hailing from a South Indian family, He grew up in East Pakistan in a small town called KUSHTIA near north of Bengal. After Dhaka fall my family was confined to a concentration camp as prisoner of war in Allahabad as my…
  • Khadim Ali

    POP Pakistan
    25 Aug 2014 | 3:20 am
    Khadim Ali lives in Sydney and works in Sydney, Quetta and Kabul. The threads in his miniature paintings draw on classical literary narrative and poetics to contend with contemporary political themes of loss, regeneration and resistance. He is an Afghan Hazara born in Quetta, Pakistan with family links to the cities of Bamiyan and Ghazni. He trained in miniature painting at the National College of Arts, Lahore and in the Persian miniature tradition in Tehran, Iran. Khadim Ali’s beautifully crafted and complex images have featured in the Australian exhibitions: Asia Pacific Triennale…
  • Huma Mulji

    POP Pakistan
    1 Jun 2014 | 5:05 am
    Huma Mulji was born in Karachi, Pakistan, in 1970, and completed her Bachelors in Fine Art from the Indus Valley School of Art and Architecture in 1995. Mulji’s participation in recent selected exhibitions includes in 2008 Farewell to Post Colonialism, Third Guangzhou Triennial, Guangdong Museum of Art, China; Desperately Seeking Paradise, Pakistan Pavilion, ART DUBAI, UAE and Arabian Delight, Rohtas Gallery, Lahore. Huma Mulji’s work has moved more and more towards looking at the absurdities of a post-colonial society in transition, taking on board the visual and cultural…
  • Fatima Zahra Hassan

    POP Pakistan
    16 May 2014 | 12:19 pm
    Zahra is a visual artist, educator, researcher and an occassional writer. Initially trained in Indian, Mughal and Persian Painting techniques. Studied Visual Islamic and Traditional Arts. Fatima Zahra Hassan takes us along on a contemplative journey to the sublime ‘imaginal world’ embedded in the Sufi tradition. Her medium of guidance is the two-dimensional space of Indo-Persian miniatures, a classical idiom occasionally blended by her with modern vocabulary. All her inspiration comes from the aura of mystical poetry and music of Islam. http://www.facebook.com/paintersofpakistan
  • Saira Wasim

    POP Pakistan
    6 May 2014 | 12:59 am
    Saira Wasim born in 1975 in Pakistan.Wasim went to National College of Arts (in Lahore), from where she graduated with a Bachelors in Fine Arts with focus in miniature painting in 1999. Drawing on her studies of traditional Mughal miniature painting in Pakistan, Saira Wasim paints Persian miniatures that address issues of power, politics, and globalization. In Ronald McDonald Comes to Your Town (2009), the familiar McDonald’s clown carries the American flag while awkwardly riding the back of a floating deity. “I use the miniatures to explore social and political issues that divide the…
 
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    AdClout Blog

  • Fingerprint Jewellery Reflects Uniqueness with Style

    Ryan Holman
    16 Sep 2014 | 3:50 am
    Stylish jewellery is something which never goes out of trend, but then fashion conscious folks can experiment with freshest designs and shapes. There has always an increasing demand seen for fashionable and personalised jewellery among fashionista as they prove not only better investment, but are stylish too. With the rise in demand for jewellery, demand for several precious metals such as silver, gold, platinum, etc. is also increasing worldwide. When the question of jewellery arises, people usually have different perspective; some prefer trendy ones while others prefer classic models. To…
  • Five Eye-Popping Makeup Tricks to Make Your Eyes Look Bigger Than They Really Are

    Dixie Somers
    4 Jul 2014 | 3:22 am
    Stunning lashes and inviting eyes grace the pages of all your favorite fashion and beauty magazines. You curse your little eyes and stubby lashes, wondering how all of these models were born with such big, gorgeous eyes. Chances are, they weren’t. No matter the size, color, or shape of your eyes, there are plenty of clever makeup tricks to make them look bigger than they really are. All it takes is the right product and proper application, and you can transform your whole face by making your long-lashed eyes look wide open. Read on to learn a few tricks of the trade for getting big,…
  • Five tips for Safe Online Shopping

    Ameer Hamza
    1 Jul 2014 | 4:43 am
    Online shopping is indeed a risky affair. Getting a great deal online comprises more than just getting the lowermost price. You want to be assured that products reach on time, that worth is what you presumed, that items include an accurate warranty, and that there is a way for you to return products or get maintenance with any queries or problems you have. Use following five tips to validate and improve your shopping experience: Need to create password for the site? – make it exceptional.  You will frequently be required to create an account with a password when you make a purchase.
  • Minute to Win It – 6 Beauty Tricks that Can Be Done in 60 Seconds

    Dixie Somers
    17 Jun 2014 | 6:02 am
    In today’s world, it’s hard to find time for perfecting your makeup or creating a vibrant, attractive look for the day. A busy girl doesn’t have hours to get ready for the day, and the morning time is often rushed. If you have this problem, there’s no need to skip the makeup and primping—just speed up the process. Here are a few quick beauty tricks that can be done in a minute or less and get you ready for the day in a snap. A Swipe Taupe Eye Shadow Taupe eye shadow is a great way to quickly achieve that smoky appearance without all of the extra perfecting and correcting.
  • In The Loop: Five New Makeup Collections to Check out This Summer

    Dixie Somers
    10 Jun 2014 | 11:40 pm
    Summer is the time for stepping out and having fun. Whether it is a garden party, a night at the movies, or a picnic at the outdoor theater, looking your best is part of the fun. With the many different makeup collections premiering this summer, you can be sure to find the perfect match to help you put your best face forward. Here are five of the newer lines to consider for your summer activities:   Spring Paul & Joe Makeup Collection 2014 Inspired by her cat, the famous designer Sophie Albou has a new line of cosmetics imprinted with feline images on each item for a cozy collection…
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    Pakistan Tribune

  • Champions League: Liverpool Vs Ludogorets Free Live Streaming Online

    Ghazanfar Shah
    16 Sep 2014 | 11:50 am
    Liverpool Vs Ludogorets Date: Tuesday, September 16, 2014 Venue: Anfield Live Stream: cricfree.tv Key Stats Five-time European champions Liverpool will appear in UEFA Champions League for the 1st time in five years. The Premier League club last won the Champions League title in 2005 by beating AC Milan in final. Liverpool have won six and lost one of their eight matches against the Bulgarian opposition. Last season’s Premier League runner-ups have took mix start to the new campaign, collecting 6 points from four matches with two wins and two losses. In the last league match, Liverpool faced…
  • Champions League: Real Madrid Vs FC Basel Live Score, Commentary & Streaming

    Ghazanfar Shah
    16 Sep 2014 | 11:39 am
    Date: Tuesday, Sep 16, 2014 Kick-off Time: 7.45pm Venue: ​Estadio Santiago Live Stream: Sky Go (U.K.), Fox Sports Go, Fox Soccer 2Go (U.S.), Sportsnet World Now (Canada) Real Madrid will be aiming to rediscover the winning ways after a string of below-par performances when they began their defense of UEFA Champions League title defence against Swiss champions Basel at home. A middling start at 2014-15 seasons has strengthened the impression that the European champions have lost their balance following the close-season departures of Xabi Alonso and Angel Di Maria. Having started their season…
  • Champions League: Dortmund Vs Arsenal Live Score Updates, Commentary & Streaming

    Ghazanfar Shah
    16 Sep 2014 | 11:20 am
    Borussia Dortmund will be hoping to take an impressive start in front of their fans when they welcome Premier League club Arsenal to Signal Iduna Park on Tuesday evening in Champions League group-stage clash. Last year, the two clubs had been drawn in the same stage of Champion League for the 2nd successive season and both teams had qualified for the knockout stages. Last meeting: In the last game between the two sides, the Gunners registered a precious away success thanks to a brilliant strike from Aaron Ramsey. Team News The home side will be without Oliver Kirch, Nuri Sahin, Marco Reus,…
  • Borussia Dortmund Vs Arsenal TV Info & Free Live Stream

    Ghazanfar Shah
    16 Sep 2014 | 10:23 am
    Dortmund Vs Arsenal Date: Tuesday, 16 September Kick-off time: 19:45 BST Venue: Signal Iduna Park TV Info: Fox Sports 1 (US), Sky Sports 5 (UK) Live Stream: Fox Sports Go, Sky Go Borussia Dortmund and Arsenal will face each other in Champions League group-stage clash for the third time in four seasons on Tuesday evening at Signal Iduna Park. Team News Dortmund will be without Oliver Kirch, Nuri Sahin, Marco Reus, Jakub Blaszczykowski and Ilkay Gundogan, who are all sidelined due to injuries. Shinji Kagawa could start his first CL match since returning to Borussia, while German player Mats…
  • UEFA Champions League: Liverpool Vs Ludogorets Razgrad Live Score & Commentary

    Ghazanfar Shah
    16 Sep 2014 | 9:46 am
    Liverpool will be without summer signings Lazar Markovic and Emre Can when they take on Ludogorets Razgrad on Tuesday evening in Champions League Group-stage clash. Lazar Markovic is ruled out due to suspension, while Emre Can continues his recovery from injury. Raheem Sterling is expected to return to the starting lineup but Daniel Sturridge is sidelined with a hamstring injury. Ludogorets will be without the services of their first-choice goalkeeper Vladislav Stoyanov as the 27-year-old serves his suspension. The Reds are penetrating to the coming contest on the back of a disappointing 1-0…
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  • My “Hissa” this Bakra Eid!

    Sameer
    16 Sep 2014 | 1:12 am
    It’s almost that time of year! The smell of fresh cow dung will soon fill the air… everywhere! The butchers will hike up their service prices, bakra jokes will be all over social media, and the question ‘kitne ka liya bhai?’ will be the conversation starter at every gathering. Yes my dear brothers and sisters its almost slaughter time, I mean Bakra Eid! The Qurbani Routine Every year it’s the same routine: you go to the bakra mandi to get a goat, then go to the bakra mandi again and then go to the bakra mandi again and end up buying nothing because the prices have sky rocketed…
  • What about your Akhirah?

    Sameer
    15 Sep 2014 | 5:46 pm
    One of the things that is supposed to make us walk the right path is the fear of Akhirah, the Day of Judgment; when Almighty Allah will judge our actions and decide where we are to spend the rest of eternity. Either enjoying the breathtaking gardens and rivers of Jannah, or roasting for our sins in the burning dungeons of Jahannam. Where we will end up is our decision, and we all know it! However when we reflect on ourselves, to examine what we have done to ensure that we receive our book of deeds in our right hand, the list will not be very long. On the other hand the list that will put our…
  • Israeli Products You Need to Boycott

    Sameer
    11 Sep 2014 | 6:33 am
    Protests and rallies are a great way to show your support with our Palestinian brethren, but you want to really hit Israel where it hurts? Then hit their economy. Boycott the following products and make them listen! Plastics Keter OutStanding LipSki AlliBERT Contico Jardin Curver Food & Drink Danone Actimel Acticia Shape Evian Volvic Dr Pepper Fanta Sunkist Fruitopia Lilt Kia Ora Sprite Schweppes Nescafe Perrier Nesquik Aero KitKat Yorkie Polo Quality Street Rowntree Maggi Smarties Cheerios Shreddies Buitoni Carnation Nestea Purina McDonalds StarBucks CocaCola Nestle Others Osem Strauss…
  • Performing Hajj – the Right Way!

    Sameer
    10 Sep 2014 | 1:25 pm
    Hajj is one of the five pillars of Islam. Hajj is a very important and complex ‘ibadah. For people performing Hajj this year and for everyone who wants to know, below is a description of how Hajj is performed. Hajj is performed in three ways: Ifraad Qiraan Tamatu’ All three variants are very similar so to make them easier to understand we have described ifraad in detail and will highlight the differences in the other two variants where they exist. Ifraad To do’s before the 8th of Dhul-Hijjah A pilgrim has to enter the state of ihram from the Meeqat station designated for him/her and…
  • Who Owns Our Pakistani Television Channels?

    Aslam
    7 Sep 2014 | 11:07 pm
    Is our media really unbiased? Are the news reporters and journalists who we look towards to find out what is happening in our beloved homeland really presenting a factual and objective picture?  Or are there hidden puppet masters in the background with their own personal agendas who control what we watch in order to manipulate our emotions in order to reach their own secret goals? Knowing who owns the media outlets can help us form an opinion.  Here we present a list of Pakistani Television channels along with their owners… S. No. Channel Name  Genre  Language  Owned By 1 8XM…
 
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