14 August (Independence Day) Archive

اے کون اے ؟ – وسعت اللہ خان: قبل از بیسویں صدی بھارتی ریاست اتر پردیش کے دارلحکومت لکھنؤسے باون کیلومیٹر پرے ضلع سیتا پورکی ایک تحصیل محمود آباد ہے۔محمود آباد قصبے میں ایک قدیم محل ہے جسے قلعہ کہتے ہیں۔اس قلعے کے اردگرد چھیاسٹھ گاؤں ہیں
Letter from Pakistan on #IndependenceDayIndia: A thought for Partition survivors – by Ammara Ahmed:   Nearly 20 years ago, my parents and I were returning to Lahore from Islamabad, on the glorious M-2 Motorway. A long night of travelling was ahead of us and Pakistan was about to turn 50 the next day.
Independence Day and Pakistan’s fight against deobandi terrorism:   On 14th August, 2015 Pakistan finally seems to be putting its troubles behind. The forward impetus for the country has come in the sustained army action, Zarb-e-Azab that has been undertaken by COAS Gen. Raheel Sharif. Contrary to
Independence Day Poem نذر فیض – by Zulifqar Ali: نذر فیض نہ داغ داغ اجالہ، نہ شب گزیدہ سحر نہ دل پسند مگر، اب تو وہ سحر بھی نھیں شب گزیدہ سھی، بھت سا نور تھا اس میں تھی داغ داغ مگر، تھی تو اک سحر پھر بھی
Constructing a ‘Secular’ Jinnah: New Project for Pakistani Liberals -by Marvi Sirmed: Originally Published at: BAAGHI As a firm believer in cultural roots rather than oneness through religion, August gives me hope. Flags adorn the cities and marketplaces fill up with the echoes of milli naghmas (patriotic songs) sung in the
Pakistan vs India – Segregation of Two Entities But One Soul – Hifza Shah Jillani: Fourteenth of August is a very phenomenal date; it is when Pakistan came in to INCEPTION. There is a legitimate difference between ‘independence’ and ‘inception’. Independence was not achieved by Pakistan. It was achieved by ‘India’ (the before partition
On being Pakistani -by Morial Shah: With 14th of August around the corner, festive fever is on the rise. Civic organizations, student groups, and social, electronic and print media are joining the swelling ranks of celebratory brigades. And that’s where some of the problems with
آزادی کا خواب: آزادی کے چونسٹھ سال بعد بھی بر صغیر کے باشندے اپنے لئے ایک واضح سمت کا تعیین کرنے میں کامیاب نہیں ہو سکے ہیں، مفادات کے ٹکراؤ میں گروہی اور انفرادی مقاصد کا حصول اہمیت رکھتا ہے اور اجتماعی
DUA: Rooh e Benazir on Independence Day – by Ahsan Shah:
This 14th August can change the scenario- by Muhammad Amjad Rashid: 63 years have been completed today but still there is a process of nation building in Pakistan. Korea & China started their race of progress and prosperity in global world some years after us but they have passed us
14 August 2009: Pakistan celebrates its indepdence day: The PPP Government’s Gift to the Nation: Far-reaching Fata reforms unveiled By Syed Irfan Raza Friday, 14 Aug, 2009 After amendments to the law, the powers of arbitrary arrest and detention without the right to bail have been curtailed.