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May 6, 2010

Year in Review – 2005 India vs. Pakistan

Year 2005 was also the year that put WTO in effect in the world. Emerging economies that have not yet arrived like Pakistan were hoping for break through, instead, they lost business to major textile players like China, India and Bangladesh By Fareeha Qayoom
May 6, 2010

Special feature earthquake 2005: Rubble takes all

God unleashed His fury on the world in 2005 or was it a simple case of cause and effect? The religious scholars have their theories. The scientists have theirs. The bottom line is both of them are right. It’s all relative. As global citizens, we need to accept responsibility for the rise in man- made destruction and natural disasters that are dogging our world today - we are definitely responsible for the climatic changes, global warming, wars, social injustices and large-scale poverty. So both perspectives explain the same reality – we are responsible. By Fareeha Qayoom
April 25, 2010

Power Games: look who’s talking?

The government is preaching electricity conservation to the converted: it’s not the consumers who don’t pay their bills, or waste electricity or steal electricity from their neighbors or practice corruption on a large scale or is it? By Fareeha Qayoom
April 6, 2010

What’s the big idea?

Load-shedding schedule – why the great big mystery? By Fareeha Qayoom