Pakistan, officially the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, is a sovereign country in South Asia with a population exceeding 180 million people. The official languages are Urdu and English.
Saira Peter?s performance stuns audience at int?l Mystic Music Festival, Turkey
Pakistan first sufi opera singer Saira Peter has captivated the hearts of audience at International Mystic (Music) Festival in Konya, Turkey, where she performed to pay tribute to Maulana Rumi, the ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 26 Sep 2021 04:47:00 GMT
Pakistan edtech startup Maqsad gets $2.1M pre-seed to make education more accessible
Taha Ahmed and Rooshan Aziz left their jobs in strategy consulting and investment banking in London earlier this year in order to found a mobile-only education platform startup, Maqsad, in Pakistan, ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 19 Sep 2021 21:00:00 GMT
Mulaqat (Sandstorm) is a tender Pakistani film about a young woman showing up for herself
British-Pakistani filmmaker Seemab Gul's new short film was the only South Asian film in Orizzonti Corti at the recent 78th Venice International Film Festival ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 26 Sep 2021 02:14:00 GMT
Big leap backward: Pakistan?s new national curriculum is a lesson in regressive policy-making
The prime minister believes the enforcement of a uniform curriculum will end existing divisions in Pakistan?s education system. There can be no two views that the country?s decaying education system ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 17 Sep 2021 01:00:00 GMT
Pakistan-based edtech startup Maqsad raises $2.1 million in pre-seed round
Pakistan-based edtech startup Maqsad has raised $2.1 million in a pre-seed round, inching a step closer to its aim of making education "more ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 20 Sep 2021 15:22:00 GMT
Will Muslims of India and Pak now teach \'Islam\' to Saudi Arabia?
Mumbai: Ever since the Saudi Arab regime called for the opening of a cinema hall in Medina Sharif, there has been resentment among Indi..|News Track ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 24 Sep 2021 03:03:00 GMT
Pakistan?s Educational Policy
Pakistan?s ranking on the Human Development ... Imagine if he had built one million well-equipped schools, trained twice as many teachers and given financial incentives to ensure school ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 13 Sep 2021 17:01:00 GMT
Why Pakistan\'s new school textbooks are sparking backlash over gender
Should you judge this book by its cover? A father and son sit on the sofa doing homework while a mother and daughter sit on the floor. Critics have slammed these books for their outdated gender ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 13 Sep 2021 08:48:00 GMT
Imran Khan paints Pakistan as victim of US ungratefulness
Prime Minister Imran Khan sought to cast Pakistan as the victim of American ungratefulness and an international double standard in his address to the United Nations General ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 24 Sep 2021 17:36:00 GMT
Explained: Why Pakistan\'s school textbooks are sparking backlash
Should you judge this book by its cover? Critics have slammed these books for their outdated gender depictions.
Publ.Date : Tue, 14 Sep 2021 04:19:00 GMT
This video has circulated in reports about a man who shot himself during celebratory gunfire at a wedding in Pakistan
A video has been viewed tens of thousands of times on social media platforms alongside a claim that it shows a Taliban member who shot himself in the head as he was trying out a US rifle. The claim is ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 21 Sep 2021 01:12:00 GMT
NPR\'s History Podcast \'Throughline\' Examines The Rise Of The Taliban
The Taliban took control of Afghanistan over a month ago. The last time they rose to power was in 1996, promising order through a strict interpretation of Sharia law. But how did they become the ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 23 Sep 2021 14:53:00 GMT