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Solar-powered network by Pakistani researchers

Pakistanis are geniuses and they have proven this statement again and again. Recently, a group of Pakistani researchers developed a portable, solar-powered network for cellphones f

Pakistanis are geniuses and they have proven this statement again and again. Recently, a group of Pakistani researchers developed a portable, solar-powered network for cellphones for use in disasters like floods and earthquakes when regular communications are often disrupted. Researchers at the Information Technology University (ITU) in Lahore, together with …

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PeaceNiche gets nominated for Human Rights Tulip Award

PeaceNiche gets nominated for Human Rights Tulip Award

PeaceNiche was and will always be Sabeen Mahmud’s legacy. And now her NGO has been nominated for one of the biggest humanitarian awards i.e. the Human Rights Tulip Award. The Human Rights Tulip Award aims to identify individuals or organisations that promote human rights worldwide in innovative ways. The decision will …

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Terrorist attacks reduced by 70% in Pakistan

Terrorist attacks reduced by 70% in Pakistan

Pakistan has finally entered into a time of calm after years of terrorist attacks, military and political upheaval problems. Washington Post published a report on Tuesday where the current peace in Pakistan was discussed. Although at some point they went over the top by claiming Pakistanis had been living inside …

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6 September: 50th Defense Day Celebration

6 September

Pakistan marked the 50th anniversary of its war with India and paid tributes to the heroes of the 1965 war. Every year 6 September is celebrated as “Defence Day” in Pakistan. Sunday’s commemoration began with a 31-gun salute at dawn in the capital Islamabad and similar displays in other cities. Here are some …

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Prawn Nebula and the Cosmic Nursery

The glowing jumble of gas clouds visible in new image make up a huge stellar nursery nicknamed the Prawn Nebula. Taken using the VLT Survey Telescope at ESO’s Paranal Observatory in Chile, this may well be the sharpest picture ever taken of this object. It shows clumps of hot new-born stars nestled in among the clouds that make up the nebula. This image also contains information from images of this object taken by Martin Pugh.

Want to see the beauty of this galaxy? Well then you are in luck as a nursery for young stars of Prawn Nebula shines in pink, silver and gold in a newly-released image, taken by a large telescope in the Southern Hemisphere. The Prawn Nebula glows by the light of the …

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He Named Me #Malala

After the Taliban tries to kill her for speaking out on behalf of girls' education, Pakistani teenager Malala Yousafzai emerges as a leading advocate for children's rights and the youngest-ever Nobel Peace Prize Laureate.

After the Taliban tries to kill her for speaking out on behalf of girls’ education, Pakistani teenager Malala Yousafzai emerges as a leading advocate for children’s rights and the youngest-ever Nobel Peace Prize Laureate.

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Sisters in Arms by Pakistan Army

Sisters In Arms

Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) released a video, Sisters in Arms, honoring women serving in the armed forces.   The video features brave daughters of the country who have broken stereotypes to work alongside their male counterparts in keeping Pakistan safe. “Pakistan is my country and I was born here, I …

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#Samsung Galaxy Note 5

#Samsung Galaxy Note 5

Samsung’s new Galaxy Note 5 is all slim, shiny, large-screened luster, with a redesigned stylus to match. It’s eye-catching all right, but there isn’t terribly much that’s new. The Note 5 is essentially a redux of last year’s Note 4 (but with a smaller battery and no expandable storage). You …

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Misbah ul Haq – world’s best captain

Misbah ul Haq

The Telegraph has published a list of world’s best test captains, who have been rated and ranked according to their leadership skills, major achievements and test scores. Pakistan Test skipper Misbahul Haq has been ranked number one test cricket captain by a British newspaper and called dubbed as ‘One of the great captains …

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