Monthly Archives: June 2012

Aman Foundation enhances beach-rescue services

KARACHI – A ceremony was held to inaugurate lifeguard services with an aim to provide safety to the 2 million annual beach goers of Karachi. “Aman-PALS” lifeguard services are a much needed public service made possible by Aman Foundation and Pakistan Life … Continue reading

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“One pound fish” internet sensation

He’s the internet sensation who sells fish with a song. Muhammad Shahid Nazir – who is from Lahore in Pakistan – has notched up over a million YouTube hits after performing his “one pound fish” song at Queen’s market in … Continue reading

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TCF student wins USA Art Competition

Karachi: The TCF Family is proud of young Shahid Wajid Ali who is among the winners of 2012 Space Foundation Student Art Contest. TCF Student Shahid is one of the 36 winners (in different categories) out of more than 1,500 … Continue reading

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Saeed Ajmal reaches 2nd spot ICC & Afridi goes 2nd under "Twenty20 Allrounders"

New Spin wizard Saeed Ajmal reaches 2nd spot with a rating of 835 in ICC T20I Bowling Rankings. He”s now Doosra in all :D. The ‘Doosra’ master and ‘Teesra’ inventor took one wicket giving just 20 runs in his quota … Continue reading

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Pakistani prodigy sets world record

LAHORE: Pakistani student, Shayan Anique Akhtar, has set a world record in Microsoft Professional Certificate programme by achieving 998 marks out of a total of 1000, Geo News reported. His name has been entered in the Guinness Book of World … Continue reading

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PK’s Who’s Who: Chacha Cricket

Chaudhry Abdul Jalil (Urdu: چوہدری عبدالجلیل) aka Chacha Cricket (Urdu: چاچا کرکٹ) is one of Pakistan’s most ardent and famous cricket mascots and fans. “Chacha Cricket” literally means “Uncle Cricket”. He was born in Daska, Punjab on October 8, 1949 … Continue reading

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Big win for Pakistan at Karl Popper Debates

It was a big win for Pakistan when their team were declared winners of the first Asian Karl Popper Debate Championship and all three members of the team emerged the top speaker, runner-up and fifth. Zainab Shahid, aged 17, leapt … Continue reading

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Whiz kid: 14-year-old to present first research paper

After breaking four world records, 14-year-old whiz kid from Dera Ismail Khan, Babar Iqbal is now set to present his first research paper at the 8th IEEE International Conference on Innovations in Information Technology. Iqbal will present a paper on … Continue reading

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