Valentine’s Day 2014 in Pakistan

Story Behind Valentine’s Day The most common story about the origin of Valentine’s Day tells that back in 3rd century there was a priest. His name was Saint Valentine. Back in his times, the King had made a law that soldiers cannot marry because he thought that single soldiers were better than those who had wives and children. Saint Valentine used to carry out the weddings of young soldiers to the women they loved. King found out about his actions and ordered to execute him. Before execution, Saint Valentine wrote last letter to his spouse. He wrote “Your Valentine”. This day is celebrated as Valentine’s Day throughout the world on February 14th. Valentine’s Day 2013 in Pakistan Some people will …

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Pakistan Cricket Team Favourite for Asia Cup 2014 & T20 World Cup

Former coach of Pakistan Cricket team and one of the best fast bowlers Pakistan ever produced Waqar Younis said that Pakistan Cricket team was favourite not only for the T20 World Cup 2014 but this team has all the potential in the world to win Asia Cup 2014 in Bangladesh as well. Pakistan Cricket team recently performed amazingly well against Sri Lanka and many of their star players are in the top positions in ICC rankings for Test, One Day and T20 format of the cricket. Their most tough two opponents in Asia Cup 2014 are Sri Lanka and India. Pakistan has psychological advantage over Sri Lanka due to recent victories over them. India is very low on confidence playing …

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Sania Mirza and Shoaib Malik Break Up Rumours

Father of Indian Tennis Star Sania Mirza and Pakistani Cricketer Shoaib Malik’s father in law Imran Mirza has clarified that there is no dispute going on between both of them. He claimed that Sania and Shoaib were living as a happily married couple. He stated that A news piece, hinting at possible split between the couple, published in a magazine is highly flammatory and baseless He further said that Shoaib could be seen at recently held US Open and Australian Open with Sania Mirza But the thing is they (Sania and Shoaib) usually don’t appear before media giving opponents a chance to spread such rumors. A magazine stated a few days ago that Sania was having trouble with her married …

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E-Office System to be Installed in Every Federal Ministry Soon

At least 28 Federal Ministries will get E-Office System. It was discussed in a meeting chaired by Ms. Anusha Rahman who is the Minister of State for IT. Progress of PSDP IT project was reviewed in this meeting. The meeting was attended by Additional Secretary (IT) Azmat Ranjha, DG (PCB) and other senior officials of MoIT and PCB. DG (PCB) informed Ms. Anusha Rahman that Data Centre Facility was already acquired for e-Office Hosting, contracts were signed with the middle software vendors, data regarding basic parameters of the ministries was gathered and their analysis was completed as well. E-Office or Electronic Office is a term widely used for computer based information technology used for carrying out office work. The key …

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Social Entrepreneurship in Pakistan

Social Entrepreneurs are those people who start a for-profit business or non-profit organisations in order to trigger improvements in society or environment. A 15-member Commission on Social Entrepreneurship and Innovation visited Pakistan under the leadership of i-genius. i-genius is an international organisation and it promotes social entrepreneurship in partnership with PPAF (Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund) and Hashoo Foundation. Members of the commission belonged to UK, Italy, Australia and Pakistan. Founder of i-genius Tommy Hutchinson was leading the commission. He stated that commission analysed opportunities and problems that are faced by social entrepreneurship in Pakistan. According to Tommy Hutchinson “a real sense of optimism” was being sensed by the commission during their meetings with social entrepreneurs and related stakeholders in Pakistan. …

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iPhone 6 Screen Will be With 1080p Resolution & 2GB RAM

Rumours indicate that iPhone 6 will be having two display sizes. One will be with 4.7 inches and the second will be with 5.7 inches display. Bigger and better screen is anticipated in iPhone 6 as well as a full HD resolution at 1080p. Previously iPhone mobile sets were not having HD Display  but only retina display. Some other rumours indicate that iPhone 6 screen might get above 1080p. The display that is 4.7 inches might have 1080p resolution display while 5.7 inches version might come up with 2K display (having resolution of 2272 x 1280 pixels). Not only the screen size and resolution is anticipated to increase but RAM will be increased as well. With a 2 GB of …

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1.5 Lac Pakistani Youth to Break Indian Record At Punjab University

Punjab youth Festival will achieve another level by breaking world records. What record is waiting to be broken? Yes, it is an Indian record that is going to be broken this time. The Youth of Punjab will gather and break the Indian record by singing the National Anthem of Pakistan all at one place, at the same time. Sources claim that 1.5 Lac Young Pakistani People will gather at University of Punjab, New Campus. 19th of February will be the date when the Indian record will be shattered by Pakistani Youth. India was able to get this record on 6th of May 2013 when 121,653 people gathered in Lucknow and sung the Indian National Anthem simultaneously. Before that, the record …

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Pakistani Cellular Subscribers Reached 132.33 Million

At the end of November 2013, the number of Cellular Subscribers reached 132,333,852 as stated by Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA). Collectively all 5 major telecom operators in Pakistan gathered 800,071 new cellular subscribers in November 2013 and 2 Million subscribers were gathered in October 2013. Zong topped the two months period by adding more than one million subscribers in October 2013 only. This is an amazing achievement by Zong as it is quite at the bottom of the competition along with Warid. Teledensity of the Cellular Subscribers reached at all-time peak i.e. 73.5%. Mobilink is the market leader with 37.72 million subscribers. Telenor has firmly occupied the second position having 33 million subscribers. Ufone is trailing quite behind at third …

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Sara Loren Sizzling Hot Photoshoot Maxim Magazine February 2014

Sara Loren is a famous Pakistani model, live dance performer and actress. She got her name changed to Sara Loren from Mona Lisa. She told the reason for her name change as her first name  ”Sara” in Hebrew means Princess and Loren means “Laurel” in Latin. She said she sensed the need of a name that is powerful. She has got one now and it is absolutely working for her. Many of us would have watched Murder 3. The story and movie were not that great but the fact is it was the appearance of Sara Loren in some hot masala scenes that forced majority of people to watch the movie. Murder was starred by Malika Sherawat, followed by Jacqueline …

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Inaam Ghar Host Aamir Liaquat, Online & SMS Registration

Inaam Ghar is such a live entertainment show that needs an energetic host. Aamir Liaquat surely is one of the best available choices. Requirement of the show is frequent interaction with individuals of all ages including kids and host will be required to stir positively in the audience throughout the length of the program. Promise of the show is instant smiles and friendly environment. Sure this is what everyone loves to see and join. There will be different segments in the game show and every segment will be based on a new activity and / or topic in order to keep the viewers engaged. This game show is a family entertainment game show and it would include people from all …

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Punjab Government Directed CPSP Not To Pass Students

Health Department of Punjab and College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan (CPSP) have different opinions on post graduate training in teaching hospitals in Punjab. CPSP has asked in written to Babar Hayat Tarar who currently is the Health Secretary, asking him to withdraw two of the letters written to CPSP by Health Department, on 17th of January 2014. In the first letter, CPSP was alleged that it was passing large number of FCPS Part I students. The quantum of passing candidates needs to be rationalized PG training seats are meant for equitable distribution between various qualifications but the major chunk is utilised for FCPS Part II trainees…70% of all training slots are concentrated in Lahore. In the 2nd letter it …

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Pakistanis Looking to Marry Saudi Women

In order to stay in Saudi Arabia and survive the Saudi Government’s onslaught to send many non-Saudi people back to their countries, Pakistanis and Muslim people from other countries of the world, currently residing in Saudi Arabia are looking to marry Saudi women. A huge number of Pakistanis are present in Saudi Arabia for many years in order to earn their living. After passing a number of years in Saudi Arabia, they did not get the right to live as permanent residents. “Nataqat” is the plan presented by Saudi Ministry of Works to the Government. According to this plan, hundreds of thousands of foreign workers will be sent back to their countries. This will make room for local people of …

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Condition of Pakistani Prisoners in Saudi Jails – Suo Motto by SC

Justice Tassaduq Hussain Jillani who is the current Chief Justice of Pakistan took a Suo Moto notice of about 3000 Pakistani Prisoners in Saudi detention centres. An email was sent to human rights centre of Supreme Court of Pakistan by a Pakistani citizen named Ali Khan. In this email Ali Khan informed about the condition of Pakistani people detained at the deportation centre of Saudi Arabia for about 03 months. In the complaint the court was informed that there were some incidents where some of the Pakistani prisoners died during the detention. Foreign Ministry in this regard did not take any step to resolve this issue. Supreme Court of Pakistan issued a statement, according to which the email said that …

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Meera & Naveed to Appear in Court in Sex Video Scandal Case

Session court in Lahore ordered on Saturday that Meera and her husband Captain Naveed should appear in front of the court for their sex video scandal case. The date given to them by the court is 20th of February 2014. A citizen Mohammad Shabbir Hussain had submitted a petition against Meera and her husband Captain Naveed in Additional District and Session Judge Safdar Ali Bhatti’s court. In this petition, Mohammad Shabbir Hussain contended that Meera and Naveed made the immoral video and uploaded the video in order to gain some cheap publicity. This act not only hurt the feelings of Pakistani people but also maligned name of Pakistan. He therefore requested the court to take action against the couple according …

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Dog Fights in Pakistan Illegal but Popular

Dog fighting in Pakistan is quite a popular sport. It is illegal in Pakistan but in many village areas of Pakistan and especially in Punjab, this illegal activity is conducted without the fear of being illegal. In most of the places, dog fighting events are conducted annually. Whole year, owners of the dogs do the preparations. Although the dog fights are illegal, nonetheless huge crowds gather to observe these events. Usually the dog fights take place in winter. Rest of the year, the owners of dogs spend the time training the dogs for fights. In winter, 400 to 500 Rupees are spent on the dogs food and training on daily basis. Rest of the year the expenditure is around 25,000 …

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