US admits to snooping on Facebook, Google data of overseas users

The US government has been secretly collecting information on foreigners overseas for nearly six years from the nation’s largest internet companies like Google, Facebook and, most recently, Apple, in search of national security threats, the director of national intelligence confirmed. The Internet surveillance program collects data from online providers including email, chat services, videos, photos, […]

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The First Lady Begum Ra’ana Liaquat Ali Khan

The name of this great woman compelled me to read this article. This women has done a lot things for ordinary women of Pakistan. She helped to rehabilitate women who had experienced ordeals because the tragic partition.The First Lady Begum Ra’ana Liaquat Ali Khan‘s personality and good works have facinated me. This article briefly tells […]

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Political violence in Pakistan is increasing at an alarming rate: FAFEN report

 Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) report says that political violence in Pakistan is increasing at an alarming rate. Political vionce has claimed more than 2,658 lives during the second quarter of 2012 (April-June).  The Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) was the most affected political party with 49 victims – 36 killed and 13 injured. Pakistan People’s Party […]

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Why did generals form IJI?

via thenews.com.pk : Verdict on Asghar Khan case has stirred storm in a tea cup the former chiefs of the Army and ISI have been directly implicated for distributing public money amongst certain politicians. The missing link, however, is why did they do it? Had they some personal agenda or was it an institutional undertaking? […]

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Karachi Violence: PPP’s Sindhi leaders are not interested in taking action against killers because of their ethnic bias

When I read the details of murders and political killings in Karachi reported by Human Rights Commission of Pakistan in today’s paper, I feel very sad. Police and political leaders are doing nothing to stop killings. They have published a report Killings in Karachi- January to August 2012’. They have compiled this data from the […]

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