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LHC Orders to Unblock Facebook in Pakistan

Lahore High Court during a hearing has ordered to lift ban on Facebook. Court has asked the government to make arrangements for making Facebook accessible in Pakistan. Pakistan Telecommunication Authority, after getting directive from Ministry of IT and Telecom will ask ISPs to unblock facebook. It is expected that Facebook will be available in Pakistan […]

FIR Registered in Pakistan Against Facebook Owners

Punjab Police has registered an FIR against three Facebook owners Mark Zuckerberg, Dustin Moskovitz, Chris Hughes and a lady named as Andy who had moved draw Mohammad campaign on Facebook, told deputy attorney general of Pakistan in Lahore High Court during Facebook case hearing. He presented register of Civil Lines Police Station, Lahore, before the […]

90% of Pakistani Adult Population Registered by NADRA

Pakistan has counted as one of the very few countries over the World where 90 per cent of the adult population is registered through most secure biometric technology introduced by National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA). Deputy Chairman NADRA Tariq Maliksaid ,Said “We are striving to attain 100 per cent registration and if we hit […]

Extended the deadline for Cellular Companies to shift their towers to Solar energy

Ministry of Environment has extended the deadline for cellular companies to shift their cell towers to solar energy until further orders. Earlier, Punjab Government had ordered all cellular companies to shift their towers to solar energy before June 30th, 2010 to avoid electricity disconnections. In a press advertisement today, Ministry of Environment has said that Government […]

Google is now in the flight Information Business

Google is now in the flight information business. The search giant just announced it is paying $700 million in cash for ITA Software, an essential provider of flight information to airlines, travel agencies, and online reservation systems. ITA raised a massive $100 million series A back in 2006 from Sequoia, Battery Ventures, and General Catalyst. […]

Zardari said Quaid-e-Azam was non-Graduate

President Asif Ali Zardari said that “Our President in all Josh and Valvala said in his speach that Even Quaid-e-Azam was non-graduate then why graduation is mandatory for them.” I am unable to understand what seems to be running in our President’s head, but Jinnah was a Barrister and studied 4 years at Lincoln Inn […]

Contribute to PM Flood Relief Fund by Sending an SMS

PTA in collaboration with telecom industry has started “1234″ SMS service to supplement the efforts of the govt in its rescue and rehabilitation efforts for the flood affected across the country. The short code 1234 has been activated from all cellular mobile operators platform. SMS can be sent to 1234 by writing “Fund” which will […]

PIA Free Send relief goods to Flood Affectees

The country is in the series of river floods that have hit the many areas in all four provinces. Lacs of people in rural areas have been displaced from their homes while hundreds have perished in raging river waters. People are in dire need of relief goods like Tents, Canned food, medicine, clothing etc. PIA […]

The News Come up with an E-paper

All other News Networks Dawn, The Nation, Jang, Express and other major mainstream paper had their e-paper for long; however, ‘The News’ was left behind in this. While the need was immense, ‘The News’ has come up with its electronic version of daily newspaper. We are not sure if its still in beta testing, but […]