30 Years ago international community came together to debate the challenges effecting our world. Until then development have been equated with economic growth only. In 1986 UN general assembly adopted Declaration on The Right to Development.
This defines development as economic , social , cultural and political process and constant improvement or well being of the entire population. It means development is the right of all individuals...
With great pride, I am sharing this photo here. This story has been told to me by my mother (who lives in Karachi) a few times and finally today here is a picture to relate to that historic event.
Basically, my Urdu speaking (and very large) extended family migrated from different parts of India before or around the Partition of 1947. According to my mother, there were Hindu-Muslim tensions to the point of threats to life to my maternal...
1st November is marked as the day when Gilgit-Baltistan liberated itself from the Dogra rule. Gilgit Scouts, our forefather their efforts and sacrifices are dearly remembered. More details here:
Flag hoisting ceremony held in Chinar Bagh to mark GB Independence Day
Flag hoisting ceremony was held at Chinar Bagh, and floral wreaths were laid on the monument of martyrs who laid...
Thought it deserved a thread...
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Pak IB claims Indian, Afghan counterparts looking to sabotage CPEC
Malaysia Sun (ANI) Wednesday 19th October, 2016
Islamabad [Pakistan], Oct.19 (ANI): The Deputy Director General of Pakistan's Intelligence Bureau (IB), Ali Ahmed Sabir, has reportedly told the Senate Standing Committee on the Cabinet Secretariat that intelligence agencies in India and Afghanistan are looking at various options to sabotage or damage the USD 46 billion...
Depicts young Kashmiri women standing resolutely infront of an Indian detention centre. The Graffiti reads "You Can Kill Us but You Can't Break Us"
Closure of ‘Kashmir Reader’ a Setback to Free Speech, Says Amnesty International India | KNO
KASHMIR Tuesday, October 4, 2016 KashmirNewsObserver
The order, passed by the District Magistrate of Srinagar and served to the publication on 2 October, states that the newspaper “contains such...
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