[Originally published in The Nation Opinion page] The Facebook event ‘Draw Muhammad Day’ indeed came as an offensive shock not only to Muslims around the world; but to all those who believe in tolerance and respect of others’ beliefs. Islamic tradition disallows the representation of the Prophet Muhammad in any state, but a special event Advertisements
[Originally featured on the ExchangesConnect blog.] Global Youth Service Day (GYSD) is celebrated during the third week of April every year with much fervour across the world to highlight the importance of the youth’s involvement in community development. Keeping the youth service tradition alive, YES Alumni Islamabad commemorated GYSD for the second successive year this… Read More Save the Margallas
[Originally published in The Nation City Page] ISLAMABAD – A fundraiser organised by TLC daycare in collaboration with the Future Leaders of Pakistan (FLP) for the children living at Adiala Jail, Rawalpindi, was held at the TLC Daycare here on Saturday. FLP is a not-for-profit youth organisation that works for welfare and awareness in Pakistani… Read More Fundraiser held for children at Adiala Jail
[Originally published in The Nation City page] ISLAMABAD – Whereas it is a must for everyone to take steps to conserve water in order to minimise the risk of a severe water shortage and wastage of electricity, it is also for the authorities concerned to take measures to ensure that water is not being wasted.
[Originally published in The Nation City Page] ISLAMABAD – With the current drought prolonging through the winter, it is of utmost importance for each and every citizen of the country to try to conserve as much water as possible. A recent World Bank report declared Pakistan as one of the 17 countries that were currently facing a… Read More Some useful tips to conserve precious water
[Originally published in The nation City page] ISLAMABAD – The wedding of a renowned fashion designer’s son was celebrated with more illumination than the country can afford. The entire lane where the sprawling bungalow is located in the posh F-7 Sector of Islamabad could be seen decorated with lights for the past one week, the glow being… Read More Wastage during power scarcity