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Hajj in Pakistan

This Is How Hajj Celebrated in Pakistan

As thousands of Pakistani Hajjis have already landed at Jeddah airport to pursue their Holy Journey, and thousands more are in the queue, pre-Hajj parties, a centuries-old custom of South Asia to encourage and greet the would-be Hajjis, are on across Pakistan. These parties organized by family members, friends and neighbors in all over the …

Pakistan’s Robin Hood Army Shares Thousands of Meals with the Needy

Pakistan’s Robin Hood Army Shares Thousands of Meals with the Needy

In Pakistan, tonnes of food go to waste every year. But this woman wanted to change that. Mehak leads a team of volunteers called “Robin Hood Army” that pick up surplus food from restaurants across the country and share it with the needy. Originally founded in New Delhi, India, the volunteer charity has expanded its operations to …

How Faith Shapes Pakistan's New Prime Minister

After a 22 year political career, former cricket legend Imran Khan is set to become the Prime Minister of Pakistan, the world’s sixth most populated nation. Twenty-eight seats short of a majority, the election marred with controversy and claims of vote-rigging will see Khan forging alliances with other, smaller parties, to form a government. Leading …

When Parents Force Their Child Into Marriage...

“I was married when I was only 12,” she said calmly and matter-of-factly, as we all let out small but audible gasps of surprise, “..when I was still studying in school. I was informed that I wouldn’t be enrolling into the new academic year.” She paused to reflect, then went on, “My teachers were in …

UN Releases Historic Report on Muslim Rights in Kashmir

UN Releases Historic Report on Muslim Rights in Kashmir

SRINAGAR – On the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights— while Kashmiris demand for the right to self-determination to join Pakistan since 1947, the UN has published its first human rights report on the Muslim region, TRT World informed on July 2. Hundreds of Kashmiris descended on the UN Office in Geneva, …

EU Envoy: Pakistani Women’s Contribution to Science Is Extraordinary

ISLAMABAD – Marking the International Women’s Day, a conference about ‘Women in Science’ was held last Wednesday to highlight the achievements of female scientists in the South Asian Muslim country. “Despite challenges at the multiple levels, women’s contributions in science and technology are extraordinary in Pakistan,” Charge de’ Affairs, EU Delegation to Pakistan, Anne Marchal, …

The Tunnels That House Old Qurans

What happens to old or damaged Quran in Pakistan? There are tunnels that house old and damaged Qurans but if they can be repaired they are.



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