Pakistan Observer

Voice of People

Imported food items

Pakistan spends billions of dollars of its foreign exchange reserves on import of food commodities every year, which adds to the trade deficit every year. Fruits, vegetables, fish, meat, milk and other edible stuff is exported by Pakistan to earn fo ... Saturday, February 28, 2015 Details

Sir Vivian on match-fixing

Since the news of Moin Khanís late night visit to a casino in New Zealand broke in Pakistan, a debate is raging in every section of the society to send the cases of all the Pakistani cricket players and PCB officials, found guilty of match fixing, du ... Saturday, February 28, 2015 Details

Education system

Our country got independence almost 65 years ago, and the public sector is still unable to provide quality education to the younger lots. Now, day by day, situation is getting from bad to worse as in the government institutions, neither the teachers, ... Saturday, February 28, 2015 Details

Child marriage law fails

Just promulgation of laws is not enough; as the law which does not respond to the aspirations and the established norms of the society is destined to see a complete failure. At times the traditions based on injustice have to be checked and the law ma ... Saturday, February 28, 2015 Details

Brain drain from Pakistan

Brain drain may be defined as a large scale emigration of talented individuals with technical skills or knowledge, to other countries. This is one of the problems largely faced by Pakistan in recent years. Intelligent individuals donít prefer to stud ... Saturday, February 28, 2015 Details

Punjab govt audit report

Report of the Auditor General of Pakistan on the accounts of the Punjab Government for audit year 2013-14 make quite interesting, alarming as well as concerning reading to say the least. Besides pointing financial indiscipline and irregularities, the ... Saturday, February 28, 2015 Details

Save your surroundings

I grew up listening that books are the only best friends anyone could ever have and they stay loyal throughout even if you are not loyal to them. Books were considered as the primary source of knowledge but I grew up watching the source of knowledge ... Saturday, February 28, 2015 Details

PICTís services

With 10 years of experience, commitment and services PICT (Pakistan International Container Terminal) developing, managing and operating container port and terminal in Pakistan. It Operate a Container Terminal at Karachi Port that provides the highes ... Tuesday, February 24, 2015 Details

Cartoons increasing aggression

High levels of violence in cartoons such as Scooby-Doo, Ben.10, Chotta Bheem and all other super heroes cartoons can make children more aggressive. Children copied at school, the verbal aggression they had seen on cartoons. Children copied and identi ... Tuesday, February 24, 2015 Details

Intolerance leads to killings

Last week in Islamabad a murder case was reported in which woman killed her own family including 3 daughters and husband by firing. According to the statement of injured child(son of that woman). At breakfast time there was a conflict between his par ... Tuesday, February 24, 2015 Details

Action is better than inaction..!

Dear Mr. Prime Minister and Patron in Chief Pakistan Cricket Board, Saturday, 21 February, 2015 will be remembered in the annals of the history, as the day, when last nail was hammered in the coffin of the Pakistan cricket, right under your patron-sh ... Tuesday, February 24, 2015 Details

Success is destiny

In this modern world and cutthroat competition era, everyone wants to live a life with: full comfort and ease, calm and composed and luxury and relief. But, nobody desires to implement rules and regulations and spend a life with the three imperative ... Tuesday, February 24, 2015 Details

FPSC test for Motorway Police

Approximately four month ago FPSC conducted test for the posts of Motorway Police inspector BPS 14. FPSC is known as reputable institution throughout Pakistan owing to merit so it had to provided OMR sheets to the candidates along with answer papers but they did not so. Though the paper checking process was OMR checked automatically by machines. Despite sophisticated machines are available in FPSC in Islamabad office yet they committed undue delay to announce result hence many candidates withdrew. ... Tuesday, February 24, 2015 Details

Anxiety, depression among college students

Depression and anxiety are common problems among college students across the country. National surveys show a distinct rise in the number of mental health problems. Indeed, in the past 15 years, depression has doubled. Universities and colleges also ... Tuesday, February 24, 2015 Details

A word on Indo-US deal

The Indian Prime Minister Narindra Modi has signed an agreement regarding Civil Nuclear Power with the US President Barak ObamaĒ who was on his three days official visit to India. With excited feelings on Obamaís arrival, the Indian Prime Minister hi ... Sunday, February 22, 2015 Details