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  • The meaning of meaning discussed

    KARACHI: There are many tools which can help readers understand the meaning of meaning of texts, but for that readers have to be familiar with those tools along with cultures and traditions that are often used as references by creators of texts...

    This was the crux of a lecture titled ‘The meaning of meaning’ delivered by noted scholar and poet Prof Sahar Ansari at the Arts Council on Tuesday evening...

  • Forgotten meaning

    I associate the day with the green and white of the flag, the pre-adolescent thrill of going to school in colourful clothes and receiving a free coke or ice cream, and songs with repetitive lyrics — dil dil Pakistan; jeeway jeeway jeeway Pakistan; hum dekhein azad tujhe, hum dekhein azad — their simplicity suggesting that being a sovereign state is easy; sing together and become a nation in harmony...

    This is evident in the growing...

  • SC deliberates meaning of integrity during Jahangir Tareen disqualification case

    The Supreme Court (SC) while hearing the disqualification case against Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) leader Jahangir Tareen on Thursday deliberated the nuances of the definition of integrity as under Article 62(1)(F) of the Constitution before adjourning the case until Oct 23...

    Thursday's hearing picked up from yesterday's proceedings in which the court questioned whether or not Tareen acted fairly as the director of JDW Sugar Mills...

  • SRK learns the meaning of love

    Bollywood big shot Shah Rukh Khan is one of those Indian actors who love to express their feelings on social networking websites, especially Twitter...

    Now SRK is a regular tweeter, which means he is smart enough to know how to put his message(s) across without sounding like he’s doing it
  • Meaning massacred

    The writer is a former minister and author of Pakistan — unique origins; unique destiny?Published in Dawn, July 7th, 2015On a mobile phone? Get the Dawn Mobile App: Apple Store | Google Play...

  • The meaning of a name

    THE process of social change in Pakistan as depicted by present trends in the choice of personal names should cause considerable anxiety to both sociologists and politicians because the signs of social regression, a premium on militancy and an increase in minorities’ fears are pretty clear...

    For this invitation to look at social change through the peephole of onomastics one is grateful to Dr Tariq Rahman, a prominent name in the...

  • Red has a new meaning for Peshawar now

    “Pakistan should devise its internal and external policies for ensuring its own interest and peace,” said Mian Iftikhar Hussain, a strong voice for peace in the region as well as general secretary of ANP...

    Mr Hussain also urged Pakistan to have more friendly and peaceful relations with Afghanistan for a lasting peace in the region...

  • Council of Islamic Ideology to contemplate meaning and religious connotations of 'Black Friday' sales

    The Council Of Islamic Ideology (CII) will convene on Wednesday to discuss the core meaning of the term 'Black Friday' and look at it from an Islamic point of view, DawnNews reported on Tuesday...

    "The term 'Black Friday' became controversial and widely criticised on social media in Pakistan when certain quarters put forward the idea that Friday, the day of the weekly congregation, could not be associated with the colour black, which...

  • Smokers' corner: Words and phrases lose their meaning when repeated ad nauseam

    Words and phrases lose their meaning or relevance when repeated ad nauseamSome 15 minutes later when we were about to exit the building from a glass door near a clothes outlet, we clearly heard it again: “Dunya gol hai”...

    According to Das when a word or phrase is vigorously repeated, it loses its meaning to the listener who then begins to perceive it as meaningless...

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