Posts From Zubair Ahmed

Wiki loves Earth while Pakistanis love Photography

I had no qualms that we Pakistanis have grown into a selfie loving nation lately but it seems that some of us have taken it to a level above. It was indeed an achievement for Pakistan to not only participate in an international photography competition organized by Wikimedia Foundation, a Non profit organization based in California, but also win the best international picture title in 2015. The awarded natural monument

Guidelines for booking and pricing revealed for Honda Civic 2016

Ever since Honda Civic 2016 has made its mark, there has been plenty of buzz in the air about the same. There are speculations. There are rumors. There is strong anticipation among car enthusiasts. The public response for Honda Civic 2016 so far has been immense and the dealers did not anticipate the demand projected and exhibited by car lovers. According to a report from Honda City Sales Department, a

Italian mountaineer succumbs to death while skiing at Pakistan Mountains

In an unfortunate incident, an Italian hiker Leonardo Comelli died while attempting the first ski descent of Laila Peak (Karakorum, Pakistan) in the Gilgit-Baltistan region of Pakistan. 27-year old attempted to descend a 6,000 meter (19,685 foot) peak, the Alpine Club of Pakistan said Saturday. Some extreme adventures come at a cost. At times, the risk involved is could be life-threatening as it proved to be in the case of

Pakistan Iran joint Pipeline – Still in pipeline?

With the country which is way falling short of its energy requirements, a delay in major developmental projects can undoubtedly create havoc. Pakistani authorities have finally given a certain time line for the long anticipated gas pipeline project between Pakistan and Iran. It is expected to be completed by the year 2018 which was initially planned for deployment by the year 2014. Minister for Petroleum and natural resources, Shahid Khaqan

General Electric and HUBCO – A power packed agreement

World’s leading industrial goods manufacturer, General Electric, is eyeing investment opportunities in Pakistan’s energy sector. GE is paving its way in the nation’s power sector by striking an agreement with the Hub Power Company (Hubco), Pakistan’s largest independent power producer. According to the deal, the international giant will provide digital solutions for Hubco’s power plant in Baluchistan currently producing 1,292 megawatt (MW) of electricity. The current capacity of the national

Zenith Irfan: A motivating tale of Pakistani girl and her motorcycle diary

Peeeeeeeeeeep peeeep. . . ! Please get a side as Zenith Irfan has broken all the stereotypes by proving her strength through adventurous and courageous initiative to fulfill her (late) father’s wish to travel across Pakistan on motorcycle. 21-year old daring motorcyclist, Zenith Irfan, traveled across Pakistan on her motorcycle to shrug off all the doubts about ‘is there anything woman can’t do?’ Last year in June, she decided to

ITTF lavishes praise for a 12-year old Pakistani Table Tennis genius

A 12 year old Pakistani, Ummam Khawaja, has earned plenty of commendation and admiration from International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) after he secured 7th position in the ITTF World Hopes Week and Challenge that was held in Doha, Qatar from 29th May to 4th June. A total of 16 players participated from all across the world and Ummam Khawaja impressed one and all by putting a great show to be

Sneak peak of Honda Civic 2016 for Pakistani car enthusiasts

BIGGER! BETTER! PRETTIER?? Impressive features, drastic changes and a revamped shape are just a few words to describe the much anticipated model of new Honda Civic 2016. Although Honda enthusiasts are all praises about the 10th generation Civic X but some of them have shed some light on a few drawbacks as well. Although the company tried to keep it very hush hush but some lucky ones attended the private

Brilliant news for motorcycle enthusiasts as Keeway, Benelli launched in Pakistan

The craze for bikes, especially in Pakistan, is majorly found among the youth. There is some good news for bike lovers as Italian motorcycle, Benelli and a Hungary motorcycle, Keeway, have been launched in Pakistan. In an event that was held in Lahore at Faletti’s Hotel, Buraq Automobile brought the smile on the faces of all the bike lovers in Pakistan and ended the teasing phase by officially launching 2

Procedure to import used cars in Pakistan is tightened by the Government

Japan is the primary exporter of used cars in Pakistan. The number of cars that Pakistan imports is astonishing. As many as 30,000 cars are imported every year. The Government of Pakistan has decided to put a check on it and therefore has tightened the procedure on the import of used cars in the country. Thoughts have been given to this decision in the light of discouraging misuse of Commerce