Archive for February 27th, 2012
Istanbul: A secret Bible in which Jesus is believed to predict the coming of the Prophet Muhammad to Earth has sparked serious interest from the Vatican.
KARACHI: IT engineer Asif Nawaz has found a novel way for the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) to ensure transparency in the voting process and do away with the burdensome task of voter lists verification: he has created a programmable Satellite Voting Device (SVD).
Pakistani journalist and documentarian Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy’s latest venture Saving Face has won an Oscar award under the category ‘Best Documentary, Short Subject’.
I give only one message. It is the message of the morrow, the message of history. Believe only in the people, work only for their emancipation and equality. The paradise of God lies under the feet of your mother. The paradise of politics lies under the feet of the people. I have quite a few achievements to my credit in the public life of the Sub-continent but, in my memory, the most rewarding achievements have been those which have brought smiles of joy to the weary faces of our miserable masses, achievements which have brought a twinkle to the melancholy eye of a villager – (My dearest daughter: A letter from a death cell – Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto).