Pakistan News

    Traffic Signs And Meaning In Pakistan Best

  • 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...

  • 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' has come under much criticism from religious quarters as various brands and stores began offering massive Black Friday discounts in keeping with retail and consumer trends in the United States...

  • Forgotten meaning

    HAPPY Independence Day — a day of commemoration and celebration...

    But when did you last stop to think: independence from whom?Aug 14 has largely been stripped of its historical context and become a day to celebrate national identity in its most generic incarnation, never mind the independence part...

  • 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...

    Under the article, a person is not qualified to hold public office if he is not ‘sadiq' and 'ameen’ ? truthful and trustworthy...

  • SRK learns the meaning of love

    For example, lately he tweeted, “My kids make me realise, to love someone completely is not to posses them, giving them freedom to exist and be happy even without you is true love...

  • England, Sri Lanka mull points system to add meaning to series

    Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) secretary Mohan de Silva confirmed receiving the proposals covering the three Tests, five one-dayers and a Twenty20 International set to be played between the teams from May 19 to July 5...

    “We'll discuss it in our next board meeting and announce our decision in a week or two,” said the official, declining to elaborate, saying he had not gone though the details yet...

  • Meaning massacred

    RECENT slaughters of tourists in Tunisia and Shia worshippers in Kuwait represent only the latest killings by those claiming to be Muslims even as their actions prove they have no right to be in the fold of Islam...

    By being entrapped into using the same words that perpetrators of violence use to disguise themselves, we, and media, become parties to the massacre of what words mean...

  • 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...

  • ‘Meaning massacred’

    THIS is apropos Javed Jabbar’s ‘Meaning massacred’ (July 7)...

    I feel there should be an international consensus between the media and the public on not calling the IS the Islamic State...

  • Red has a new meaning for Peshawar now

    PESHAWAR: Peshawar has witnessed many bloody scenes on its various roads and at markets owing to terrorism for the last decade or so...

    Peace march of young nationalist activists, wearing red caps and holding red flags, with national songs on roads of the provincial capital on Monday was a heartening sight...

  • Seeking the meaning of life

    Concepts such as freedom, anxiety, bad faith and authenticity are just as important in the terrorism-infested world today as they were in post-WWI and WWII Europe...

    We might not use the same terminologies as the existentialists, but we still wonder about the same basic question regarding existence and what it means...

  • PM Khan reminds nation of the real meaning of sacrifice in Eid message

    Prime Minister Imran Khan congratulated the nation on the celebration of Eidul Azha and urged his countrymen to remember the sacrifices made for the protection, reconstruction and development of Pakistan, Radio Pakistan reported on Wednesday...

    In his Eidul Azha message, President Mamnoon Hussain said today’s sacrifice commemorates the obedience and unparalleled examples set by the great prophets of Islam...

  • SC asks govt to simplify meaning of ‘real heirs’

    ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court has asked the federal government to consider amending relevant laws through parliament to simplify in clear terms the meaning of real heirs or ‘wali’ in the cases of intentional murder or qatl-i-amd...

    “In Pakistan Section 345(2) of the Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC) provides that an offence of qatl-i-amd under Section 302 PPC (Pakistan Penal Code) may be compounded (compromise) by the heirs of the victim...

  • More
Back to top