Islamabad Archive

Penetration of extremist elements growing in QAU:   ISLAMABAD – Last week the students of Quaid-i-Azam University shut down the campus over patronisation of a student organisation with extremist ideology by a group of faculty members. Although after acceptance of demands and family pressure to stay away
Give Pakistan back – Muhammad Tahir ul Qadri: ISLAMABAD — Pakistan’s founder, Muhammad Ali Jinnah, spoke of his vision for a state in which “we could live and breathe as free men and which we could develop according to our own lights and culture and where principles
جمہوریت دی لیلیٰ دیاں ستے خیراں – آصف زیدی: سنیا اے ساڈی پرلیمنٹ رل کے بہہ گئ اے واہ واہ اے پئی ایس پرلیمنٹ دی ایہناں دے آپس وچ رشتے بڑے پرانے تے گوہنڈے نیں. نواز شریف ہن ایہناں دا امام اے تے امام تے مقتدی سارے اکو
مصاحب اور وزیر اعظم – آصف زیدی: (شورش کاسمیری سے معزرت کیساتھ) مصاحبین حضور ہم تیس برس سے حاشیہ بردار اولٰی ہیں عمومی شور و غل شہروں کی دیرینہ طبیعت ہے سیاسی کھیل ہیں، شوریدہ سر ہلڑ مچاتے ہیں انہیں لیڈر نچاتے ہیں ہمیں آنکھیں دکھاتے
گو نواز گو – صابر شاہ کی زبان کیوں پھسلی – ارشاد احمد عارف:     Source: gnwg by contracter
احتجاج اور دھرنے نئی سیاسی ساخت – شبانہ یوسف: فرق صرف اتنا ہے کہ سیاسی ’جوہر‘ پہلے کی روایتی الیکشن کی ساخت کے علاوہ نئی ساختوں کو اپنا مسکن بنا چکا ہے جو نام نہاد ’’بعد از مادیتی اقدار‘‘ کے مغربی معاشروں میں سیاسی سرگرمیوں میں نوجوان طبقے
لندن پلان : سلیم صافی ، جرنیل اسلم بیگ اور لدھیانوی کی شاندار تھیوری – عمار چودھری:   Source:
صاف ستھرے اسلام آباد میں بد بو دار دھرنے – نذیر ناجی: Source:
اسلام آباد کو کشتی نوح بنا دو – عمار کاظمی: تعصب کا کوءی علاج نہیں اور پاکستان میں بہت سے لوگ عمران خان اور ڈاکٹر قادری کے بارے میں تعصب کا شکار ہیں۔ کس نے کہا کہ دھرنے ناکام ہوگءے؟ آج شاید علامہ ابتسام الہی ظیہر بھی ڈاکٹر قادری
کالعدم دہشت گرد تنظیم سپاہ صحابہ کو اسلام آباد میں پارلیمنٹ کے سامنے نفرت انگیز جلسے کی اجازت کس نے دی؟ – عامر حسینی: اسلام آباد میں عین پارلیمنٹ کے سامنے شاہراہ دستور پرکالعدم دیوبندی تنظیم سپاہ صحابہ جو اب اہل سنت والجماعت کے نام سے کام کررہی ہے ایک نفرت انگیز جلسہ کرتی ہے اور اس جلسے میں سرعام نعرے لگائے جاتے
Boy strangulated after being tortured – by Obaid Abbasi:   Police believe the 10-year-old boy was sexually assaulted before being killed. PHOTO: FILE ISLAMABAD:The body of a 10-year-old seminary student was found in the Koral area late on Wednesday. He had allegedly been sexually-assaulted by an unidentified person
راولپنڈی اسلام آباد تکفیری دیوبندی مدارس کی دہشت گردی کے نشانے پر:       اسلام آباد اور راوالپنڈی میں موجود مدارس کالعدم خارجی تکفیری دہشتگرد تنظیم تحریک طالبان کے لیئے دہشتگردی، اغوا برائے تاوان، بھتہ وصولی، پیغام رسانی اور دیگر کاروائیاں انجام دے رہے ہیں۔ ہم حکومت وقت، قانون نافذ
فطرت ، محبت اور موسیقی کا حسین امتزاج – از عامر حسینی: برسے گا ساون جهوم جهوم کے جب تم او گے سجن ایک خوبصورت گیت سن رہا ہوں کلر کہار کے پاس رک گیا ہوں دو دل ایسے ملیں گے برسے گا ساون جهوم جهوم کے گانے والا وردیں لگا
TTP getting active support from Deobandi seminaries in twin cities: report: A report jointly prepared by the Rawalpindi and Islamabad police has claimed that the outlawed Deobandi Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) was getting active support from hardliner Deobandi religious seminaries to carry out terrorism in the twin cities. Fearing a strong
Thirty funerals and an Eid – Vaqar Amhed:   Today is Eid, and I am dreading the day. For me it is a day that is dead, empty of meaning, and bereft of joy. Yesterday, 30 persons were killed in a funeral procession in Quetta. Thirty funerals
Heat brings more trouble to Pims patients – by Imran Ali Teepu:   ISLAMABAD, July 4: For patients like Nadeem Ahmed, there is no relief after being admitted to the Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (Pims). It is not because Ahmed is not getting better treatment. Instead, the sweltering heat both
PML-N and PTI leaders leave thousands to die slowly – by Shiraz Paracha: Dust, dirt and danger of death—slow death—are conditions in which hundreds and thousand of people live near Islamabad. These people are voters of Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan of PMLN and Ghulam Sarwar Khan of PTI. On Friday, I was
Elections 2013: PML-N’s alliance with banned terrorist group Sipah Sahaba in Islamabad and Rahim Yar Khan: Islamabad and Rahimyar Khan: Worried by the potential for an upset defeat, the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) candidates in various constituencies in Pakistan, particularly in Punjab province, are joining hands with pro-Al Qaeda banned terrorist outfit Sipah-e-Sahaba (aka Ahle Sunnat
Job in Islamabad – some opportunity – by Suhail: Islamabad is the capital city of Pakistan and unlike other cities; a job in Islamabad offers a range of opportunities to both its residents and outsiders. Not only this, foreigners are no new feat in Islamabad. Time has brought
ISI’s top secret letter unfolds new dimension of Benazir Bhutto’s murder case: By Azaz Syed | DAWN.COM | 26th December, 2011 ISLAMABAD: Exactly four years after the brutal assassination of Benazir Bhutto, a letter of Inter Services Intelligence (ISI), country’s top intelligence outfit, has revealed that the extremists groups related to
لال مسجد میں تکفیری دیوبندی سپاہ صحابہ طالبان کے ہاتھوں شہید ہونے والے کیپٹن سلمان فاروق لودھی کی ہمشیرہ کا پیغام: لال مسجد کے تکفیری دیوبندی دہشت گردوں سپاہ صحابہ طالبان کے خلاف آپریشن میں شہید ہونے والے ایس ایس جی کمانڈو کیپٹن سلمان فاروق لودھی شہید کی ہمشیرہ کا پیغام، پاکستانیوں کے نام “پاک فوج کے شہداء جو لال
Kudos to Islamabad’s Airport Security Force (ASF): Saudi military officer should be thrown in jail: We pay tribute to the honourable ASF officers who sought to implement standard security procedures notwithstanding one’s nationality or higher status. We urge the government of Pakistan to award a commendation certificate and medal to the ASF officers who
We condemn Saudi Arabian ambassador’s meddling in International Islamic University, Islamabad: صدر پاکستان جناب آصف علی زرداری، وزیراعظم پاکستان جناب یوسف رضا گیلانی کے نام آج ہم میں سے ہر پاکستانی اس تشویش میں مبتلا ہے کہ کیا واقعی ہم ایک آزاد ملک کے آزاد شہری ہیں۔ کیا ہمیں اپنی
Shame on PPP govt for rewarding Lal Masjid terrorists: Jamia Hafsa allotted 40 times larger land than the original site: Related post: The mysterious connection between Malik Riaz of Bahria Town and jihadi terrorists: A call from Hunza We express our deepest displeasure on the federal government’s decision to reward the pro-Taliban, pro-Sipah-e-Sahaba religious extremists of Islamabad’s Lal Masjid
Call for Protest Rally against the brutal police attack on Nairang Gallery: Call for Protest Rally against the brutal attack on Nairang Gallery, Lahore and its curator and staff by SHO Shadman Police Station Rana Zulfiqar Date: Saturday August 13, 2011 Time: 3 to 4 pm Venue: Karachi Press Club (front
Utter shame PM Gilani and Rehman Malik: It is utter shame how Prime Minister Gilani and Rehman Malik have been behaving like a ‘Devil’s Advocate’. More than two hundred young men from Parachinar have been camping outside the National Press Club in Islamabad for the past
Bullets of Intolerance – by Farhad Jarral: The apparent lull following the daylight slayings in recent months of two of Pakistan’s most prominent liberal politicians raises even more questions about a nation unwilling to confront the propagators of fear and destruction. They took less than 60
The Call Centre Odyssey from Islamabad – by Dil Nawaz: Mirpur city of Kashmir, situated 80 miles south east of Islamabad, is often called the ‘eastern most city of United Kingdom’ due to big population of British Kashmiris(Pakistanis or just Muslims, whatever they want to be known as). Jars
Who is behind attacks on NATO supply trucks in Pakistan: There is now irrefutable evidence which suggests the following: 1. The ISI-Taliban Alliance (i.e., the Taliban in uniform and the Taliban in civil clothes) are behind recent attacks on NATO supply trucks in Pakistan 2. Pakistan’s foreign office is
Air Blue plane crashes in Islamabad – 152 were on board: An Air Blue plane flying from Karachi to Islamabad has crashed just outside Islamabad. Till now only a few bodies have been recovered and thick smoke is rising out of the Margalla Hills. Let’s pray that casualties are as
Seven questions about Islamabad’s Red Mosque – by Wusatuallah Khan: لال مسجد کے سات کیوں وسعت اللہ خان بی بی سی اردو ڈاٹ کام، اسلام آباد ’جنہوں نے مشرقی پاکستان آپریشن پر معافی نہ مانگی انکے آگے لال مسجد آپریشن کس کھیت کی مولی تھا‘ کیپٹل ڈویلپمنٹ اتھارٹی (
Haunting acquittals – by Babar Sattar: The Lal Masjid brigade brought life to a standstill in Islamabad. Its vigilante missions caused harm and nuisance. But that paled into insignificance when over a hundred lives were lost in the security operation executed to regain control of
Wild boars attack Pakistan’s Supreme Court: Mukafat-e-amal? Wild boars inhabit the thickly-forested areas around Islamabad. The city is located in a valley in the foothills of the Himalayas which provides them with perfect cover. Today was however a strange day in Islamabad’s history. Destiny had
Holi festival and Pakistani Hindus: Picture Source: BBC Urdu Pakistani Hindus to miss Holi celebrations February 23, 2010, Islamabad: The few Pakistani Hindus, who have made the federal capital their home, will miss splashing colours at each other as they brace up for a
Hijacking Democracy – by Anas Muhammad: Today we live in an increasingly dangerous world, which is filled with people who have their ulterior motives and willingness to harm others to benefit themselves. Our world is filled with criminals, gangsters, murderers, and terrorists. The people who
The Rightist Judicio-Politico Mafia – by Anas Muhammad:   Saturday February 13 – The Chief Justice of Pakistan defied Presidential orders through a suo moto action against the Presidential notification for appointment of certain judges. Chief Justice, in a rare nightly emergency session, formed a three members
Reconciliation Is No Silver Bullet – by Anas Muhammad: Two years ago – February 2008 – Pakistan began its transformation to democracy with a general election that brought Benazir Bhutto’s PPP (Pakistan People’s Party) into power. The party decided to continue its policy, introduced by its slain leader
Lal Mosque: General Musharraf’s greatest achievement: By Omar Khattab Pakistan’s overwhelmingly right-wing media and politicians have been condemning General Musharraf for taking action against the Islamofascists of the Lal Mosque. Even Chaudhury Shujat and Mushahid Hussain who were more pro-Musharraf during
Laal’s meeting in Islamabad: War against the Taliban terrorists: LAAL BRIGADE MEETING IN ISLAMABAD Dear comrades and friends, Laal Salaam! Pakistan has been rocked by a spate of terrorist
Taliban militants disguised in burqa to attack an anti-Taliban mayor: Perhaps inspired by their terrorist leader Mulla Abdul Aziz of the Lal Masjid of Islamabad, Taliban terrorist have started disguising themselves in Burqa in order to attack ordinary citizens of