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News Pakistan » Culture: Tipping Point Of Patience: Nepotism And VIP Culture In Pakistan – OpEd

News channel or source: http://www.eurasiareview.com/15022018-tipping-point-of-patience-nepotism-and-vip-culture-in-pakistan-oped/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

In a recent video of MPA, Majeed Achakzai that I came across on Facebook, I sat remorseful, disturbed, and frustrated. Majeed Achakzai ran over a traffic police officer without any mercy and any regard for the traffic laws. Such a tragedy was the news of ...

News Pakistan » Culture: In Pakistan, Valentine's Day Brings Out Roses And Culture Wars

News channel or source: http://wfae.org/post/pakistan-valentines-day-brings-out-roses-and-culture-wars
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

The banners were hoisted near Safari Park, a meeting spot for lovers in Pakistan's sprawling megacity of Karachi. In curling Urdu script, they chastised men for celebrating Valentine's Day. "Don't exploit your daughters by adopting European civilization ...

News Pakistan » Culture: Pakistani students rally against Valentine's Day

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2018/02/14/pakistani-students-rally-against-valentines-day.html
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Wednesday's rally came days after Pakistan's media regulatory authority, based on a court order, instructed all news channels, radio stations and print media to refrain from promoting Western culture's celebrations of Valentine's Day. Students belonging to ...

News Pakistan » Culture: All but Forgotten: Choudhary Rahmat Ali, the Inventor and First Champion of Pakistan

News channel or source: https://thewire.in/225526/choudhary-rahmat-ali-the-inventor-of-pakistan/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Then there were the differences between the Hindus and Muslims in terms of prayer, food, culture and so on, all of which he harped on to justify his case for a separate ‘Pakistan’. That this would result in Hindus and Muslims living together peacefully ...

News Pakistan » Culture: Pakistan FM Travels to Russia to Increase Ties

News channel or source: http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24756&SEO=pakistan-fm-travels-to-russia-to-increase-ties
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

education and culture issues, the note states. The bilateral relations between Moscow and Islamabad got warmer in the recent years. A Russian military delegation visited last year the Pakistani tribal areas, where the army is developing a campaign against ...

News Pakistan » Culture: Migrant Crisis: Islamist Rape Culture Comes to Europe

News channel or source: http://www.meforum.org/7208/migrant-crisis-islamist-rape-culture-comes-to
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

According to a 2014 report, approximately 700 Christian and 300 Hindu girls are abducted, enslaved and raped in Pakistan every year. These are extremely large numbers, considering that Christians and Hindus each make up a mere 1% of the country's Muslim ...

News Pakistan » Culture: Akshay Kumar starrer Pad Man banned in Pakistan; call it against their tradition and culture

News channel or source: http://www.oyetimes.com/cinema/masala/205076-akshay-kumar-starrer-pad-man-banned-in-pakistan-call-it-against-their-tradition-and-culture
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

Akshay Kumar’s Pad Man opened worldwide on Friday with positive reviews from critics and the audience. The film is based on a real-life story of a social entrepreneur, Arunachalam Muruganantham, who took it up to himself to provide low-cost sanitary ...

News Pakistan » Culture: A Contemporary British Pakistani Writer Explores The Implications Of Religion in COCONUT

News channel or source: https://www.broadwayworld.com/westend/article/A-Contemporary-British-Pakistani-Writer-Explores-The-Implications-Of-Religion-in-COCONUT-20180220
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

A British Pakistani woman, born and raised a Muslim ... relatable, regardless of what culture you're from. It was very important to me, when creating the characters of Rumi and Simon, that they were honest, both to themselves and each other.

News Pakistan » Culture: How to win Pakistan's culture war

News channel or source: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/deepak-chopra/how-to-win-pakistans-cult_b_171115.html
Publication date: Sunday 01 March 2009

Pakistan is a war zone, but its battle is far more cultural than military. The whole country realizes this fact and is holding its breath, hoping that President Obama will come to the same realization. As long as the United States pursues the futile ...

News Pakistan » Culture: Promoting Pakistani culture

News channel or source: https://dailytimes.com.pk/136168/promoting-pakistani-culture/
Publication date: Wednesday 08 November 2017

KARACHI: ‘Emerging Pakistan’ is a progressive initiative to build a positive image of the country and promote its culture internally and globally. The platform aims to showcase the very best of Pakistan’s arts, crafts, fashion, culture and music.