Pakistan Observer

Voice of People

Edhi deserves Nobel prize

Abdul Sattar Edhi is called the ‘Mother Teresa of Pakistan’. He migrated to Karachi with his family in 1947, without any resources in a new country, he decided to help others when he was just 19. Now he runs a big fleet of Ambulances with 330 fully o ... Friday, October 31, 2014 Details

Airports need improvement

As widely reported in media in a recent survey conducted by Guide to sleeping in Airports, has declared Islamabad Benazir Bhutto International Airport as the worst in the world. Readers were asked to judge four categories comfort, convenience, cleanl ... Friday, October 31, 2014 Details

Children are ignored

Pakistani media, print or electronic, is successfully providing its readers and viewers with all aspects of news, information and entertainment. The contents are targeted to youth, men, women and elderly people. But unfortunately the children program ... Friday, October 31, 2014 Details

An unjust broad-side

This is with reference to an article ‘Altaf Hussains’s 14 points’ published by your newspaper on 25th October, where the writer has accused both MQM and Peoples Party of using ethnicity to shore up support among their voters. Admitted, that the divis ... Friday, October 31, 2014 Details

Sneak thief

Through the columns of your esteemed newspaper, I would like to share an incident that took place on 24 October, with the readers of your esteemed newspaper and the Sindh government, if at all it does exist in Karachi. About 7:47 am on 24th October, ... Friday, October 31, 2014 Details

Apathy of CDA and plight of PHA flats

It is not easy to locate PHA flats at sector I-11/1 from main sectors of Islamabad. The place is surrounded by a Katchi Abadi on the east, Railway Carriage Factory on the south and godowns of food grains on the north. Flats seem to be deserted from m ... Friday, October 31, 2014 Details

Vaccination against polio

While there is no cure for this crippling disease Polio, it can be prevented by immunization only. Although several anti-polio campaigns are being kick-started, the number of polio cases has recently reached to an alarming figure of 220 cases across ... Tuesday, October 28, 2014 Details

Hussain: Saviour of Islam

We, being Muslims, are lucky that we have been blessed with very rich history in all manifestation. Each and every aspect of life in Islam is covered thoroughly. We are blessed with the best religion but unfortunately we are the worst followers. The ... Tuesday, October 28, 2014 Details

Jhang needs a university

The plight of Pakistan on the whole is apathetic, but some of its areas, no matter how important they are, are failed to materialize their importance. Despite the richness and resources, agricultural, intellectual, and particularly human resource, th ... Tuesday, October 28, 2014 Details

Pakistani revolutionists

The people of Pakistan, fed up with the forces of status-quo and aspiring for a ‘change’ have to understand that they cannot see the change coming through in their lifetimes. They have to exert themselves in order to bring a long-term change in their ... Tuesday, October 28, 2014 Details

Untimely death of NSCs

The impact of the rapidly dilapidated the financial discipline and infrastructure in our national institution, particularly the financial institutions, is visible all around in our state enterprises which are witnessing a sheer fall with every passin ... Tuesday, October 28, 2014 Details

Dangers of eating late at night

Acid reflux is an epidemic affecting as many as 40 percent of people. In addition to heartburn and indigestion, reflux symptoms may include postnasal drip, hoarseness, difficulty swallowing, chronic throat clearing, coughing and asthma. Taken togethe ... Monday, October 27, 2014 Details

Artificial Intelligence

The advancement in technology, especially the computer technology and for that matter the information technology, has led the mankind to an era of consciousness, convenience and comfort. The computers have added speed to the job earlier performed by ... Monday, October 27, 2014 Details

Targeting wrong audience

The entertainment industry unique in its kind holds the attention of audience or gives pleasure and delight to them. In a society where tales of sorrow and grief appear in abundance importance and significance of this industry increases many folds. T ... Monday, October 27, 2014 Details

Falling tourism

Pakistan is the blend of natural lush green valleys, meadows, mountains, rivers, waterfalls, islands, glaciers, lakes, forests, deserts and fauna. It is full of historical places and is blessed with around seven hundred km long coastal line. It has m ... Monday, October 27, 2014 Details


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