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Reqo Diq: Its History and Future Prospects

Who would have imagined discovering another natural resource from the depths of Baluchistan? Well Reko Diq begs to differ. Reko Diq is an international standard copper and gold reserve in district Chagai of Baluchistan. The evaluations by enthusiasts and foreign companies alike mention of an un-mined and untouched reserve of

Business

The Fall of the Pakistani Rupee

In the month of December in 2013, the Forex saw the value of the Pakistani Rupee nosedive to a record low. The exchange rate back then was Rs 111 to the dollar. In the June of this year, the Finance Minister claimed to have managed to increase the value of the Pak Rupee by 11% since the advent of the PML-N government.  The rate at the time of this claim was Rs 99 per US dollar. However, this situation did not

Cricket

Cricout – The Cricket Lovers’ Social Network

What’s better than a social network? A social network dedicated to a specific interest, where you can socialize to your heart’s content and then some, around something you just love. What is it that we love as individuals as well as a nation? If you were thinking political scandals and vain gossiping, you’re very close but not quite there. We all love cricket of course!! Cricket is one thing that can still rally the Pakistani crowds in a positive way.

Opinion

What does 14th August Symbolize Today?

It’s almost that time of year. The day Pakistan gained independence 67 years ago. The 14th of August. The day that reminds us that we are free. The day that we vaguely remember as the day our forefathers sacrificed everything so that we could live freely! Today however, the meaning of freedom is very different than what was envisioned 67 years ago. Today freedom is not synonymous with the right to decide our own future; it doesn’t mean freedom from