Category: National

Nisha Rao becomes first Pakistani transgender student to get admission in MPhil program

Nisha Rao, a lawyer, and activist became Pakistan’s first transgender student to be admitted to a Mphil equivalent program to study law. Her passion to accomplish higher education led her to be the first person from a marginalized community to reach this level. Nisha Rao has achieved admission to the University of Karachi’s LLM program.

Macrame Artist Afsheen Anjum creates a stunning portrait of Quaid-e-Azam

The macramé artist Afsheen Anjum from Karachi created a beautiful portrait of Pakistan’s founder, Quaid-e-Azam. Afsheen Anjum has been practicing macramé since 2014. It is a form of textile produced using knotting techniques. Being Pakistani, she always felt that it was her responsibility to do what others overseas were doing, but there was no one else The macramé artist Afsheen Anjum from Karachi created a beautiful portrait of Pakistan’s founder, Quaid-e-Azam. Afsheen Anjum has been practicing macramé since 2014. It is a form of textile produced using knotting techniques. Being Pakistani, she always felt that it was her responsibility to do what others overseas were doing, but there was no one else doing it in Pakistan.it in Pakistan.

73-year-old former Finance Ministry employee Fayyaz Akhtar delivers food in Islamabad to earn a living

Over the course of his 27-year career, Fayyaz Akhtar has worked in the Ministry of Finance. Yet despite his age and overburdened debts, he has started to work. Fayyaz reportedly has one son, a wife, and three grandchildren, along with a daughter-in-law. During the COVID shutdown, all of the accumulated capital was spent, he added.

New Island emerges near Balochistan’s Kund Malir beach due to geographical changes

A new island appears off the coast of Balochistan’s Kund Malir beach on Thursday. Local observers report that the island looms from deep water and is a large area in Hingol National Park near Makran Coastal Highway. Moazzam Khan, a technical advisor at World Wild Fund on marine fisheries, says these islands are caused by geographical changes within the ocean depths.

Ali Zahid becomes first Pakistani calligrapher to win International Turk Calligraphy competition

Pakistani calligrapher Muhammad Ali Zahid has become the first person ever from Pakistan to win the International Turk calligraphy competition 2021 in Istanbul. The Albaraka competition is held every three years. An official statement hailed the achievements of Pakistan’s young talents in various sports-related activities over the last few months. This is a prestigious event that honors the work of the best calligraphers worldwide.

Rasool Pur, village in Punjab stuns the world by attaining 100% literacy

Rasool Pur, a remote village in Pakistan’s northeastern Punjab province, has created a model for a perfect civilization for the whole world. This village that has a 100% literacy rate and zero crime rate celebrated International Literacy Day on Sept 8. Government Girls High School Principal Mehtaab Jahan says nobody litters on the street or smokes anywhere in Rasool Pur.

Afghan Journalist Shows Aamir Liaquat as Pak Army Colonel Adil Killed in Panjshir

Noor Quraishi, an Afghan journalist, shared images of PTI MNA Aamir Liaquat and claimed he was Colonel Adil killed in Panjshir valley in Afghanistan. He shared a picture of Aamir Liaquat in army gear on Twitter and claimed he was killed in anti-Taliban clashes. Several Pakistani netizens have mocked the journalist for his tweet, which went viral on social media.

Saba Haleem becomes first Pakistani woman to summit Gondogoro Peak

LUMS graduate, Saba Haleem has became the first Pakistani woman in the world to summit Gondogoro Peak. Saba’s trekking journey started with the LUMS Adventure Society (LAS). Every summer, LAS, and its members plan a summer trek which consists of an expedition either of attempting a mountain pass or a mountain peak. LAS’s initiative this summer also became the first-ever successful student-led expedition to Gondogoro Peak.

Tayaba Organization Becomes First to Raise RS 2M in an NFT Fundraiser Using Crypto

Pakistani nonprofit Tayaba Organization has auctioned a limited collection of Non-Fungible Tokens in order to raise awareness about their water access program. Tayaba Organization has become Pakistan’s first NGO to adopt blockchain-based NFT technology for fundraising purposes in the philanthropic sector. In an ongoing auction, Tayaba has managed to raise over Rs. 2m ahead of International Charity Day ranging from $41 up to $3,876.

Taliban denies allegations that Pakistan intervened in Afghanistan’s internal affairs

The Taliban on Tuesday denied allegations that Pakistan intervened in Afghanistan’s internal affairs, saying the group “acted with complete freedom”. A Taliban spokesperson said that the interference of Pakistan is a rumour that has been spread for 20 years. He added that we don’t allow any kind of interference in our country.