:::::::::::::::::: To the reverence of Word, which makes sacred the tip of a Pen :::::::::::::::::: :::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::: لفظ کی حرمت کے نام ، جو نوک ِ قلم پر احرام بندھتا ہے :::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::

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Flanneled Clucks – Satire on India Pak Cricket

In the ”Samosa Lounge” there was a congress of headless chickens. They came from all corners of the globe. The doe-eyed model from Lahore and the ebullient Math teacher from Calcutta; the emaciated screen siren from Mumbai and the rotund business man from Karachi; the nerdy software guru from Orissa and...

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Bapsi Sidhwa visit GCU Lahore

Bapsi Sidhwa is critically acclaimed as one of Pakistan’s finest novelists. GCU Lahore invited her as guest speaker in 2001 and below article is an account of her visit.  

Dr. Khorana, Nobel Laureate from GCU Lahore

Dr. Hargobind Khorana – Nobel Prize Winner from GCU Lahore

  Although the distinguished Ravians in picture below hardly need any introduction, I will like to mention one special entry. At GCU’s 150 celebration, I was intrigued when GCU’s VC claimed where Pakistan have one Nobel Prize (only Dr. Abdus Salam’s at that time), GCU has two. The clue is...

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Computer Application To Business At Pearl Continental

  Computer Application To Business At Pearl Continental INTRODUCTION:   Pearl continental Karachi is one of the oldest and finest five-star hotels in town, having extensive facilities for conferences & business travelers. Pearl Continental Karachi, Pakistan’s premier hotel is suitable for business and vacation travelers. The Pearl Continental Hotel is...

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Ego: English Poem by Urooj Nasir

Words are useless Silence is futile When ego takes over Irrationality becomes reality Common sense flies away Selfishness engulfs senses Muting the consciousness Tormenting the souls Creating the distances Pusing into the isolation

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نظم: یہ لوگ : Urdu Poem by Kawish Abbasi

نظم: یہ لوگ : Urdu Poem by Kawish Abbasi سب سر نہوڑائے ایک دوسرے کے بازو میں بازو ڈالے ، جُھولتے ہِلتے جُلتے ، مِلتے آنکھوں میں آنکھیں پگھلاتے (جیسے ایسے آدھی جِنس بھی ہو جاتی ہے) دن کو رات کئے جاتے ہیں سَر کو ، دماغ کو، اپنے خیال...

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Javid Nama: Prayer and Prologue

Prayer The human being is ever craving for company in this seven-colored world, O Lord! Where is a companion for the soul? Let this world descend from my sight, the way sun and moon descend beneath the horizon; let a day appear before me that does not belong to the...