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Pakistani diplomats now need proficiency endorsements

Thursday, 6 December 2012, 5:35 pm | Syed Atiq ul Hassan

Have you ever heard of a Pakistani High Commissioner or Consulate General seeking a signed petition in his/her support from Pakistani residents overseas? It makes no sense, isn’t it? – their performance is judged by their services being delivered ... More >>

Malala but not Afia

Wednesday, 14 November 2012, 12:48 pm | Syed Atiq ul Hassan

Today, November 11th, 2012, has been declared as the ‘Malala Day’ by UN Special Envoy for Global Education and former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown. In the west, people are also recommending ‘Nobel Peace Prize’ for Malala Yousuf Zai. More >>

Attack on Malala raises serious questions

Wednesday, 17 October 2012, 6:10 pm | Syed Atiq ul Hassan

Two other injured girls, Kainat and Shazia, who were sitting next to Malala Yousuf Zai in the school van told the media that the gunmen first asked who was Malala and then they opened fire on her. This means that the shooters did not know Malala and ... More >>

Anti-Islamic material is a wake-up call for everyone

Thursday, 20 September 2012, 4:24 pm | Syed Atiq ul Hassan

Time and again world sees anti-Islamic material produced and published which denigrates the global religion of Islam and deeply heart the sentiments of 1.6 billion Muslims in the World. Yet, no measure has been taken by any international organisation including ... More >>

Quota System – Tool of Divide and Rule Sindh

Monday, 5 March 2012, 3:13 pm | Syed Atiq ul Hassan

1974; the government of Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) under the leadership of Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto was trying to use every possible tool to maintain control of the remaining Pakistan after split in December, 1971. Remember, Pakistan was split, East Pakistan ... More >>

Bangladesh and now Independent Baluchistan

Thursday, 1 March 2012, 12:37 pm | Syed Atiq ul Hassan

First East Pakistan to Bangladesh and now towards Baluchistan to Independent Baluchistan; political reasons may be un-identical but the tale of injustices, ignorance and autocratic behaviour of Pakistani establishment and civilian federal bureaucracy remain the ... More >>

If not now then never – Wake-up Pakistanis

Thursday, 12 January 2012, 11:29 am | Syed Atiq ul Hassan

One side the economical situation of the country is drifting towards total detonation day by day and on the other side political pundits ruling Pakistan are making every efforts to be remain in power. These self-claimed guarantors of democratic Pakistan ... More >>

I wish 2012 would be a year of change

Monday, 2 January 2012, 12:12 pm | Syed Atiq ul Hassan

Politically, I would like to call 2012 – A Year of CHANGE. When I look into the politically development of the last 10 years around the year I feel that 2012 will now, hopefully, bring the CHANGE. More >>

Life without honour or Death with dignity

Sunday, 11 December 2011, 7:54 pm | Syed Atiq ul Hassan

Self-esteemed nation never compromises on the cost of dignity and honour. The examples of North Korea and Pakistan’s neighbour Iran are in front of us. These nations are not highly economically well off yet they have demonstrated to the world that ... More >>

Media and the Coverage of Terrorism

Friday, 16 September 2011, 2:20 pm | Syed Atiq ul Hassan

By Syed Atiq ul Hassan, Sydney The journey of modern terrorism started with the race of building weapon of mass destruction by Europe, UK, Germany, Japan and United States of America during World War II. The biggest destruction of mankind since the ... More >>

Karachi: Once ‘A City of Lights’, Today A City of Gangsters

Monday, 22 August 2011, 4:27 pm | Syed Atiq ul Hassan

Images of cold blooded murdered, bodies packed in bags dumped like garbage and brutal tortures of innocent citizens of Karachi have shocked the world. Once it was a city of peaceful people today it is a city of gangsters. More >>


Tuesday, 16 August 2011, 4:12 pm | Syed Atiq ul Hassan

After the decades long negotiations with Congress leadership and offered many proposal Quaid-e-Azam Mohammed Ali Jinnah was unable to bring them on table to accept the rights of the Indian Muslims and provide them legislative security. Hence, Pakistan ... More >>

Are Pakistani forces really ashamed?

Monday, 16 May 2011, 10:52 am | Syed Atiq ul Hassan

Today the Pakistani nation is ashamed of those whom they always pay high respect. Now, the civic society, political gurus and the public are crying on the intelligence failure of Pakistan’s agencies and the US violation of Pakistan’s sovereignty ... More >>

Pakistanis in Sydney voice fears for Pakistan’s future

Wednesday, 11 May 2011, 11:31 am | Syed Atiq ul Hassan

A forum titled, 'Pakistan is asking for freedom' was organised in Lakemba (Sydney) by Pakistani Australian Federation (PAF) and Voice of Tribune on Saturday, 7th of May, 2011. More >>

Was Osama killed by hunt or by a set-up?

Wednesday, 4 May 2011, 10:06 am | Syed Atiq ul Hassan

In the Hollywood movies we see a shootout set-up on a dangerous criminal who is now in the custody of law enforcement agency because the police had made a deal with him to provide him protection, criminal cooperated with the agency and now as the ... More >>

I wrote for Moin, not sure if I write again Anwar Maqsood

Friday, 29 April 2011, 11:35 am | Syed Atiq ul Hassan

Sydney; ( By Syed Atiq ul Hassan, 26th of April, 2011 ); The death of Moin Akhtar shocked the people of Pakistan and the people from media, arts and entertainment in the subcontinent. Pakistan’s top comic writer, Answer Maqsood, who wrote for ... More >>

Moin Akhtar – A legend who can never be replaced

Saturday, 23 April 2011, 4:07 pm | Syed Atiq ul Hassan

‘I feel, I am the most blessed person by Allah’; Moin Akhtar, October, 1998, Sydney More >>

They may be satisfied but disappointed Pakistani Nation

Friday, 1 April 2011, 11:01 am | Syed Atiq ul Hassan

When Indian were dragging them towards defeat their body language and facial impressions were quite satisfactory. School boys could tell when was the right time for taking the Power-Play but Pakistani Captain and the Coach could not figure out. What a Shame! More >>

The ideology of Pakistan being departed

Friday, 21 January 2011, 6:52 pm | Syed Atiq ul Hassan

The ideology of Pakistan being departed By Syed Atiq ul Hassan, Sydney Pakistan was created to secure the basic rights of the Indian Muslims. All India Muslim League under the leadership of the founder of Pakistan, Mohammad Ali Jinnah, struggled to ... More >>

Redefining moments for the People of Pakistan

Saturday, 9 October 2010, 5:14 pm | Syed Atiq ul Hassan

Pakistan’s economy is now at the lowest level in the last 60 years. Currency is lower than ever and below many 3rd world countries. During 2004 to 2007, GDP growth was between 5 to 8 percent. Since 2008 the GDP growth has continuously been decreasing. ... More >>