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Trump’s ban on Muslims is just as offensive as Pakistan’s racial profiling of Pakhtuns

Trump’s Ban On Muslims Is Just As Offensive As Pakistan’s Racial Profiling Of Pakhtuns

Of course, as already mentioned, this does not mean that every Muslim is a terrorist and in fact thinking in such terms would be
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This isn’t the first time Shahid Afridi decided to retire, but will it be the last?

This Isn’t The First Time Shahid Afridi Decided To Retire, But Will It Be The Last?

https://twitter.com/UmairShahidK/status/833563281767931904 https://twitter.com/absycric/status/833526353253117954?ref_src=twsrc
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Is PIA operating planes or over-crowded minibuses?

Is PIA Operating Planes Or Over-crowded Minibuses?

Of all the ways Pakistan International Airline (PIA) has mistreated its customers over the years, I never thought it would force
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I was 16 when I was forced to marry a stranger and move to Canada

I Was 16 When I Was Forced To Marry A Stranger And Move To Canada

We lived in Ruwais, a small town in the United Arab Emirates, where my father worked in an oil plant and my mother was a teacher
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How will the Shariat court’s ruling on test tube babies help Pakistan?

How Will The Shariat Court’s Ruling On Test Tube Babies Help Pakistan?

The method is more formally known as In Vitro Fertilisation (IVF), which has been in use since the 70’s in other parts of
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Our society needs drama’s like Sammi

Our Society Needs Drama’s Like Sammi

Sammi, airing on Hum TV every Sunday, talks about the prevalent custom of vanni in Pakistan. According to Pakistan’s Penal C
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Can Asghar Farhadi bag another Oscar for The Salesman?

Can Asghar Farhadi Bag Another Oscar For The Salesman?

The story revolves around an Iranian couple (Shahab Hosseini and Taraneh Alidoosti) who after an earthquake, are forced to move
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“They thought I have a ‘foreign agenda’ because I teach children free of cost”

“They Thought I Have A ‘foreign Agenda’ Because I Teach Children Free Of Cost”

“God’s anger does not work on me.” This was the first time in my life that I had been exposed to the slum life, aside from
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Love him or hate him, it’s time we bid adieu to Pakistan’s Boom Boom

Love Him Or Hate Him, It’s Time We Bid Adieu To Pakistan’s Boom Boom

Even the greatest of cricketers have found it difficult to dominate oppositions from the very beginning of their careers, but th
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In Pakistan, tolerant Islamic voices are being silenced

In Pakistan, Tolerant Islamic Voices Are Being Silenced

The attack also alarmingly demonstrated the ever-wider reach of the ISIS and the ease with which it can now strike within Pakist
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The Great Wall: When Hollywood marries Chinese mythology, and it just doesn’t work out

The Great Wall: When Hollywood Marries Chinese Mythology, And It Just Doesn’t Work Out

The Chinese-American co-production tries to marry Hollywood blockbuster sensibilities with Chinese mythology but forgets to add
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Kong: Skull Island checks all the right boxes!

Kong: Skull Island Checks All The Right Boxes!

I believe this bold new take on the mythos of an iconic beast is precisely what cinema experience is all about. Going by genre c
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Is the Charsada attack shaping a narrative for Pakistan that we need to change?

Is The Charsada Attack Shaping A Narrative For Pakistan That We Need To Change?

To love is to comprehend; to comprehend something is to go beyond a single story. Yet one single story often goes beyond how we
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I support the Compulsory Education of Arabic Bill 2015

I Support The Compulsory Education Of Arabic Bill 2015

“In Pakistan, we are all to some level masochistic. Either that or we are just plain servile. How can we be bombed, killed, rap
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ATMs in India are running dry, so why is the government still touting successful demonitisation?

ATMs In India Are Running Dry, So Why Is The Government Still Touting Successful Demonitisation?

The government has been touting the success of demonetisation as ATM’s run dry and weak economic indicators are being reported
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