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Road accidents deadlier than terrorism in Pakistan

Fakhar Durrani

Islamabad —The last ten years data on traffic accidents indicates that road accidents proved deadlier than the incidents of terrorism in Pakistan, the number of people lost their lives in road accidents is much higher than victims of terrorism as average 15 people died everyday in accidents across the country in last decade, analysis of the official data suggests. 744 more words


Dealing With A Pariah

The cancellation of the scheduled talks between the national security advisors of India and Pakistan, Ajit Doval and Sartaj Aziz, felt like euthanasia – unpleasant but a welcome respite given the lack of alternatives. 1,370 more words


The Scenic Charm of Moor, The Film

Balochistan has always been a controversial topic in the 9 pm news both politically and socially. Except those who have their roots binding there, others know very little of what it’s like, its people, its everyday issues and its story in depth. 463 more words

Moor - A Love Letter to Pakistan (Movie Review)

Moor translates as Mother. Premise: how an individual should not deceive one’s mother and motherland, why is it important stay on track and grounded, and how corruption affects the simple people who have nothing but their home and family to rely on. 609 more words


Pakistan needs centuries to meet MDGs targets on primary education

Fakhar Durrani

Islamabad —The total education budget, actual spending, current infrastructure, available services and current ratio of budget allocations for the primary education in the country reflect that Pakistan would be unable to achieve Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) of 100pc primary enrollment by the next many centuries, analysis of official data suggests. 1,885 more words


China Pakistan Economic Corridor: India Not Upset

ISLAMABAD: India is not perturbed over Pakistan-China cooperation through the China Pakistan Economic Corridor, the Indian envoy said.

“India is not perturbed over Pakistan-China cooperation through the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) rather stable Pakistan is in favour of India which wants to achieve its high economic growth with the help of regional stability,” said Raghavan in Lahore on Tuesday. 238 more words

Dawn – Levies, police to work for polio eradication

Quetta, 11 August 2015. The Levies Force and police officials in the Quetta block have been directed to assist polio eradication teams in persuading 4,443 ‘chronic’ refusal cases. 151 more words