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Get crisp movie content only on GeoFilms.TV

Get crisp movie content only on GeoFilms.TV

GeoFilms in 2007 embarked on a challenging journey towards revival of cinema industry in Pakistan and the good news is the sustained endeavour has started bearing fruit. All these years have only...
Mumtaz Qadri’s punishment upheld

Mumtaz Qadri’s punishment upheld

  October 7, 2015 carries enormous significance for our country, for it marks the Supreme Court of Pakistan’s landmark ruling of maintaining the capital punishment of Mumtaz Qadri, who...
‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ and its philosophical undertones

‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ and its philosophical undertones

There are many ways in which Bajrangi Bhaijaan – a recent Bollywood hit featuring Salman Khan in the lead – can be described as a perfect depiction of reality in the milieu of intricate...
Overburdened and underpaid

Overburdened and underpaid

Habib Zaman (shown in the above image) was going to earn only Rs. 100 ($1) for delivering that huge pile of goods he was pulling from a storage house to a shop in Bolton Market. Habib Zaman is one of...
Wide scope for economic reporting in Pakistan

Wide scope for economic reporting in Pakistan

Over the past decade or so media in Pakistan witnessed a big boom with the mushrooming of TV channels and websites but the scarcity of specifically trained and experienced professionals left a vast...
Welcome to ‘New Pakistan’!

Welcome to ‘New Pakistan’!

Cold-blooded, brazen, barbaric, inhuman, tragic, blatant, heart-wrenching, ghastly, horrific…. Bring all the other superlative degrees of much stronger expressions to put into words what had...
Aik Zardari ….

Aik Zardari ….

The slogan Aik Zardari Sab Pay Bhari (One Zardari enough to face them all) resounds in everyone’s mind today, specially after the day of September 8, 2013 lodged itself into the annals of...
Pursuit of Happiness: Are Kids the Answer?

Pursuit of Happiness: Are Kids the Answer?

We have all heard: “Children are a blessing.” Let’s see if it is just a clichéd expression or the words pass the litmus test. The idea that ‘sans kids, happiness would remain...
Nawaz-led Govt Announces Debut Budget

Nawaz-led Govt Announces Debut Budget

The budget projections presented by the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N)-led coalition government soon after its formation following May 11 elections is widely being dubbed by the experts and...
Can PM Nawaz take the bull by horns?

Can PM Nawaz take the bull by horns?

Pakistan on June 5, 2013 emerged triumphant in adding a new chapter to its democratic and parliamentary history, as the day marked the culmination of the process of transition of power from one...
Can Peace be Negotiated with Pakistani Taliban?

Can Peace be Negotiated with Pakistani Taliban?

The outlawed Pakistan Tehreek-e-Taliban (TTP) has backed out on its earlier offer to engage in peace negotiations with the government of Pakistan, following a missile attack by a US pilotless plane...
Did PTI Deliver a ‘New Pakistan’?

Did PTI Deliver a ‘New Pakistan’?

Let’s begin by juxtaposing the pre and post-election political scenarios of Pakistan with an aim to weigh the after effects of the debut entry of Imran Khan’s Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) as a...
May 11 – Time for Pakistan to decide

May 11 – Time for Pakistan to decide

I am writing these lines immediately after casting my ballot in favor of a corruption-free and educated Pakistan where rule of law prevails and dreams come true. Unlike my daily routine, I woke up...
What Goes Around Comes Around

What Goes Around Comes Around

MQM (the biggest stakeholder of Karachi), PPP (the biggest stakeholder of Sindh), and ANP (the smallest stakeholder in Karachi) have been facing a string of deadly attacks following explicit threats...
Will Hell be Any Different?

Will Hell be Any Different?

Fire of painful existence: Can you tell whether someone is undergoing pain, anguish or distress? May be you can, to some extent, particularly in cases where the painful condition is the result of a...
Hate crime, not the juvenile offender

Hate crime, not the juvenile offender

Open your eyes and cast a keen look around, unsurprisingly, you will notice degeneration. It seems purity has taken a one-way flight to an unknown place and replaced by a decay that has made a...
New PM or Another Scapegoat?

New PM or Another Scapegoat?

Brilliant! I am glad that Raja Pervaiz Ashraf got elevated to the position of chief executive of Pakistan. Because, without a doubt, this hangs a question mark against the belief of the optimists who...
Wedding Anniversary or ‘Black Day’ ?

Wedding Anniversary or ‘Black Day’ ?

The place would have been completely blacked out..it seemed as if a siren of war had just been blared...
Beware of vegetables!!!

Beware of vegetables!!!

Doctors and health practitioners never get tired of filling you in on the never-ending list of benefits that you can derive from consumption of fresh vegetables. Karachiites, brace yourself for...
Have we come full circle?(Memo is a Reality!)

Have we come full circle?(Memo is a Reality!)

Army Chief describes the memo as a reality.DG ISI says he was satisfied with ‘the corroborative material’ produced...
Dr. Mirza – A Double Edged Sword for PPP

Dr. Mirza – A Double Edged Sword for PPP

The political analysts and people keeping a keen eye on the rapidly changing political scenario of the country must have been fascinated to observe how PPP has been making the best use of the moves...
Tau Paida Kyun Karte Ho ……!

Tau Paida Kyun Karte Ho ……!

Khila naheen sakte tau paida kyoon karte ho……? (Must you bring a life into this world when you are unable to feed?) I am still wondering who this question is directed to. This recklessly forceful...