Every Bakistanis job to defend Yemen

So much noise and yet so little knowledge. It’s rather amusing to see so many Pakistanis celebrating the Parliament’s resolution to remain neutral in the Yemen conflict. They are cheering Pakistan’s decision not to send its troops to fight on the side of the Saudis against the Houthi rebels.

However, most probably by the time . . . → Read More: Every Bakistanis job to defend Yemen

Understanding the Cybercrime Bill

Regulating internet through the backdoor

There are approximately 30 million internet users in Pakistan and the country is said to have the highest growth rate of internet users in the region. This is more than the population of many countries. It is also interesting to note that half of these people access internet through . . . → Read More: Understanding the Cybercrime Bill

Story behind the photograph of Syrian child with hands raised in surrender

Thousands online have shared an image of a Syrian child with her hands raised in surrender – but what is the story behind it?

Those sharing it were moved by the fear in the child’s eyes, as she seems to staring into the barrel of a gun. It wasn’t a gun, of course, but . . . → Read More: Story behind the photograph of Syrian child with hands raised in surrender

US raped by Israel – Finally Netanyahu bends and breaks Obama

And I thought only Arab and North Korean Parliamentarians clapped their hands off for their leaders. Turns out I was wrong! But while I am pretty much convinced that most Arabs and North Koreans do it out of fear from being assassinated or kicked out of Parliament, I am not sure why this act by . . . → Read More: US raped by Israel – Finally Netanyahu bends and breaks Obama

Indian court bans documentary featuring rapist’s interview

An Indian court has banned the country’s media from broadcasting a documentary in which one of the men who gang-raped and murdered a New Delhi student is shown blaming the victim, police said Wednesday.

Spokesman Rajan Bhagat said New Delhi police had obtained a court order late Tuesday banning anyone from broadcasting the documentary, called . . . → Read More: Indian court bans documentary featuring rapist’s interview

Why did the new CM of Indian Occupied Kashmir thank Pakistan?

Soon after taking oath, Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed Sunday stoked a controversy saying Hurriyat, militant outfits and “people from across the border”, an oblique reference to Pakistan, allowed conducive atmosphere for assembly polls, drawing sharp reaction from NC leader Omar Abdullah who demanded that BJP clarify its stand.

“I want to say this on . . . → Read More: Why did the new CM of Indian Occupied Kashmir thank Pakistan?

Russian humor in Venezuela

In late November, I found myself at an emphatically chic hotel bar in Caracas. I was there for a large gathering that had technically started an hour earlier, but I sat alone, a victim of my own near-punctuality. To fill the time, I began a conversation with the friendlier of two bartenders, a fellow who . . . → Read More: Russian humor in Venezuela

The case on non-halal steak

Recently, the chief selector of the Pakistan cricket team, Moin Khan, was caught on camera visiting a casino in Australia. Moin is part of the Pakistan cricket squad that is in Australia and New Zealand to participate in the 2015 Cricket World Cup.

Fans and the Pakistan media reacted angrily when the news of . . . → Read More: The case on non-halal steak

Is it wise to broadcast messages to unknown aliens?

By Pallab Ghosh

Scientists at a US conference have said it is time to try actively to contact intelligent life on other worlds. Researchers involved in the search for extra-terrestrial life are considering what the message from Earth should be.

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Every Muslim must say to the world – “I’m so sorry”

‘Nothing could make all the victims of terrorist attacks all over the world happier than watching every single Muslim in the world say sorry.’

After the tragic Charlie Hebdo shootings there has been a call by some people to make all Muslims all over the world apologise for the incident. I completely agree with . . . → Read More: Every Muslim must say to the world – “I’m so sorry”