Pakistan need for change

Pakistan is a divided house. No matter how forcefully it is denied, the fact remains that Pakistan is now a deeply divided society with each side dug in deep. Reason and Logic are the first casualties of this divide in our society. No longer can one imagine having an honest discussion on any issue under . . . → Read More: Pakistan need for change

Remembering Taseer

A little over 30 years ago I met Salmaan Taseer in Dubai. I was straight out of law school and working for a US-Pakistani firm in Dubai. There were few people a 22-year-old could find much commonality with. Salmaan was different that way. He was interested in and interesting to many. We would meet . . . → Read More: Remembering Taseer

Brainwashing drives young Pakistan suicide bombers

A boy who killed 31 army cadets probably had all the characteristics that make Pakistan’s young suicide bombers so dangerous — they are thoroughly brainwashed, poor, disciplined and hard to detect.

Police officials are running DNA tests on what is left of the young holy warrior’s legs and scalp to determine his background and age, . . . → Read More: Brainwashing drives young Pakistan suicide bombers

Clean drinking water at Rs 1.5/ltr in Lahore by Pharmagen

Pharmagen Health is a community water systems company which has set up water purification plants across dense low-income communities around Lahore. It provides safe, clean drinking water to low-income communities through a Reverse Osmosis and UV filtration process.

Pharmagen currently has five water filtration plants; two RO plants with capacities of 3,000 liters per hour . . . → Read More: Clean drinking water at Rs 1.5/ltr in Lahore by Pharmagen

Common man and elite have equal rights

Punjab chief minister inaugurates first Danish school

LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif addressed the inauguration ceremony of the first Danish school in Rahim Yar Khan on Thursday. The CM said that the common man has as much right over national resources as the elite. He said that a separate country was created by . . . → Read More: Common man and elite have equal rights