HUNARMAND; LIFTING UP ARTISANS, ELAVATING CRAFTS

After agriculture, the production of handicrafts is the largest source of income among the rural population of the country. Talking about the handicrafts is almost talking about the country itself. It is so vast, colorful and dynamic yet very simple in its true nature, same as our homeland. The artisans are not trained at any institute; this talent runs in the...

How A Meeting With Death Changed Perspective Of This Entrepreneur

This is a story of a girl who in her early twenties was satisfied with her success. Melinda Richter was a tech-savvy and was working on ordering a drink from the vending machine through a cell phone. She had a dream job which took her to different parts of the world. She was in Beijing, attending a leadership conference regarding her...

How A Meeting With Death Changed Perspective Of This Entrepreneur

This is a story of a girl who in her early twenties was satisfied with her success. Melinda Richter was a tech-savvy and was working on ordering a drink from the vending machine through a cell phone. She had a dream job which took her to different parts of the world. She was in Beijing, attending a leadership conference regarding her...

Meet Nina Kazi; The Woman Behind Pakistan’s First Flea Market

We were very lucky in getting a chance to meet the amazing Nina Kazi. An epitome of women empowerment in Pakistan. Nina is a goal-oriented modern age woman who is self-driven and needs little direction only. What inspired us about her is that she knows what she is doing and is willing to take charge like a boss literally. She is...

fostering new hope; A future in better hands

We are telling you a story of hopes, dreams, and future. It is not a usual story of any school being adopted by some organization. Instead, it’s a story of passion, enthusiasm and hard work. It is a story about sharing responsibilities, a story about energetic youth that is willing to give without receiving back. It is a story...

How To Be As Successful As Dolly Parton

Dolly Parton is a living legend of pop culture, she truly is an icon. We are breaking down some of her strategies so that you can also give it a shot and be as amazing as Parton. First thing first, what you want to do, do it early. Dolly was only 13 when she turned her passion into a career. She...

People To Ditch This Year And Why

Woman walking on a road
Hey, you yes you! The one looking at our article right now! We are talking to you. You are awesome and you are no less than anyone in the world. We repeat no lesser than anyone. So, forget what people have to say about you. You don’t need the wrong people around you anymore. They are the ones who are...

10th Aalmi Urdu Conference 2017

Anwar Maqsood and Bushra Ansari in the 10th Aalmi Urdu literature conference
The Foundation of the International Urdu Conference (Aalmi Urdu Conference) celebrated it's 10th glorious year of Urdu Literature, poetry, prose and plays at the Karachi Arts Council. In the pace of modernization, The Arts Council Of Karachi opened its doors to a five-day conference solely to celebrate the ideology of Allama Iqbal, love and passion of Bulleh Shah and the...

The Promising Story of Akhuwat

When your foundation is built on a vision of eradicating poverty, educating the less privileged, empowering the marginalized, spreading humanity, teaching principles of compassion and equity; then you are bound to make a powerful impact in the society and become a promising reality. Akhuwat organization is one such reality which hopes to alleviate poverty by empowering socially and economically marginalized families through interest-free microfinance and...

You Do Not Deserve To Be Bullied!

Speaking to those who have been bullied, you never deserved that kind of treatment! Speaking to those who are being bullied, stand up for yourself now! Speaking to those who actively bully, seek out help because you are better than this!  Like any other problem - bullying needs to be taken seriously too. The victims of bullying, harassment, and abuse often end up...