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Illusion of a democracy

This article is a formal rebuttal to an article written by Mariam Sabih, the article can be read at Point by point rebuttal: In the article the author claimed that. 1) Despite irregularities, 2013 general elections were better than ever before and several polls suggest PML-N sustains popularity. It is true that many polls suggest … Continue reading

Silenced forever.

The massacre that started on 30th August 2014, left almost 25 people dead. Government figures report only 2 martyrs because law enforcing agencies took away the dead bodies and those who had minor injuries to unknown locations. These people marched peacefully to Islamabad for their rights, for their human rights, for their constitutional rights. They … Continue reading

Expired Tear Gas Shells

On the night of 30th August 2014, peaceful and unarmed protesters were attacked by the police with tear gas, rubber bullets and then eventually live bullet rounds. 11 people lost their lives and almost 500 were injured in clashes that lasted almost 15 hours. The clashes are still continuing. It is the third day since … Continue reading

Pakistan do you want peace

“This was inevitable and I am afraid this is just the starting!” – Danial Ahmed These words recently messaged to me were the words I did not want to hear. I knew they were coming but I did not want them to become a reality. I’m not Pakistani, but I still suffer like one. I’ve … Continue reading

Tribute to the Martyrs.

30th April is commemorated all across Pakistan as the Youm e Shohada, to honor and remember the martyrs, who laid down their lives for this Pak Sar Zameen. A lofty status such as that of Martyrdom, is reserved only for those souls, who live for others and never hesitate for a second to sacrifice their … Continue reading

Remembering the martyrs of Gyari Sector.

On 7 April 2012, an avalanche hit a Pakistani military base near theSiachen Glacier region, trapping 140 soldiers and civilian contractors under deep snow. It was the worst avalanche that the Pakistani military base has experienced in the area. The morning of 7th April turned out to be one of deep grief for the entire nation, almost 140 brave sons of … Continue reading

A Tribute to the Martyrs of 1965

Youm-e-Difa, 6th September known as ‘Defense Day’, is a day of celebration and reflection for all Pakistanis to honor the sacrifice of our valiant soldiers who were martyred in the Indo-Pakistan war of 1965. Our courageous soldiers successfully defended Lahore, Sialkot and other important areas within Pakistan from the enemy and ensured WE THE NATION remained safe and protected. … Continue reading