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This Girl From Karachi Looks So Much Like Feroze Khan’s New Wife Alizay, That You Won’t Even Be Able To Tell The Difference

The world is a big place, and that fact becomes even more apparent when we see lookalikes to the celebs so many times that it’s almost becoming normal. Everyone from Emraan Hashmi, Source: MangoBaaz To our very own Priyanka Chopra, Source: MangoBaaz But friends, this girl looks SO much like Feroze …

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The Grand Mufti Of Egypt Apparently Issued A Fatwa Against Buying Facebook Likes And Honestly, WTF?

Even though it may not be in the best of terms, Facebook has been receiving quite a bit of attention lately, more so than the usual amount. And when we say more attention, Buying #Facebook ‘likes’ forbidden in Islam: Egypt grand mufti https://t.co/QCMzYMkCoX pic.twitter.com/P59e1aMuHK — The Express Tribune (@etribune) April …

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There Is An Urdu-Dubbed Chinese Drama Airing On PTV And It’s Actually REALLY Good, Like, Humsafar Good

As many of you may have noticed, China has become a little more than a neighbor to us lately. Everything from Inter-race marriages, Source: MangoBaaz To new jobs, Source: MangoBaaz It’s no secret that CPEC has been undoubtedly, in full effect. So much so, that apparently, there is an Urdu-dubbed …

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Faculty Members Are Protesting The Lack Of Critical Thinking On The Campuses Of Pakistan

Pakistani universities are rarely ranked among the world’s best institutions for critical discourse and intellectual growth and a lot of it has to do with the suppression of independent thinking and creativity by university administrations and state regulated curriculums. In the past couple of days, the country has witnessed four …

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Fake Photos Of The New Islamabad Airport Have Been Circulating And People Are Just Noticing It

If you were on Twitter this weekend, you may have noticed some images of the new Islamabad Airport circulating: Source: Nighat Dad Via: Twitter   Source: Nighat Dad Via: Twitter Stunning right? Except, lmao, they were fake. The images that were shared all over the Internet by people, including Nighat …

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11 Things I Wish I’d Known Before Taking A “Business Train” From Lahore To Karachi

Recently, I had to travel from Lahore to Karachi for a family event. Because I’m married into a huge, very close-knit family, they decided it would be a hoot for everyone to travel via train. More specifically, the overnight business express. Well, just like any other “burger,” I was excited. For …

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LOL, Here Are Some Of The Absolute Weirdest Things Karachi Is Badnaam For (And It’s Getting Old)

Karachi can best be described as the quintessential ‘bad boy’ or ‘rebel’ in Hollywood movies. Everyone is scared to approach him, but at the same time curiosity bhi hai. Due to its infamy, especially with respect to the law and order situation, outsiders have pretty much formulated their own assumptions over …

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Women Across Pakistan Reclaimed Their Public Space With A Bike Rally And Here’s What Went Down

Girls in major cities around Pakistan – Lahore, Karachi and Islamabad – observed the third annual girls on bikes rally. Each year, this rally is organized by Girls at Dhabas. Hey girls, anyone coming to the #GirlsonBikes rally in Lahore by @girlsatdhabas this Sunday? — disco spider (@Rameezay) March 30, …

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Karachi, In Case You Miss PSL, Pak vs West Indies Series Proves Cricket Is Here To Stay

Just the thought of PSL final being held in Karachi last week is enough to give anyone goosebumps. The city lit up with joy like no other on the anniversary of the monumental lifting of the World Cup trophy on the same day about 26 years ago. Wow. How poetic …

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Karachi’s Set To Reopen Pakistan’s First Casino That Was Shut Down Before It Could Launch 40 Years Ago

Now, we’ve all heard stories about how Karachi was a more “modern” city back in the days before prohibition was enacted by Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto and then General Zia’s oppressive regime changed things for the worse.   There are news clippings and old photographs about the free flowing alcohol, bars …

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