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The nation remembers Abdul Sattar Edhi on his second death anniversary

The second death anniversary of late philanthropist Abdul Sattar Edhi was observed on Sunday. He was born on February 28, 1928 in Gujarat, British India and died on July 8, 2016 at the age of 88 in Karachi. Edhi founded the Edhi Foundation, which runs the world’s largest ambulance network, along with homeless shelters, an…

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Allama Iqbal being remembered on 80th death anniversary

The 80th death anniversary of national poet and philosopher Dr Allama Muhammad Iqbal is being observed on Saturday. Allama Iqbal, through his revolutionary thinking, had given the Muslims of the subcontinent the concept of a separate state, where they can live in accordance with their religion and customs. In his message on this occasion, Speaker…

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Will force Nawaz to quit politics, says Zardari at ZAB’s anniversary

LARKANA: Former president Asif Zardari has ruled out possibility of negotiations with PML-N and said the Nawaz-led party has ‘stabbed PPP in the back with the help of establishment’. “We will not let you form the next government in Punjab,” Zardari said. “The PPP can form a coalition government with any party but not with…

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39th death anniversary: When Bhutto called the Opposition potatoes and onions

The man who gave Pakistanis their first taste of democracy would have been 90 years old today. Zulfikar Ali Bhutto left us 39 years ago. His  death anniversary is being observed countrywide and the main gatherings will take place at Garhi Khuda Bux Bhutto. His grandson, Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, and son-in-law, former President Asif Ali Zardari…

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Filmstar Muhammad Ali being remembered today

LAHORE: The 12th death anniversary of famous film star Muhammad Ali is being observed on Monday (March 19). He was born in Rampur, India on April 19, 1930 and died on March 19, 2006 in Lahore. He was known as Shahenshah-e-Jazbaat, means The Emperor of Emotions. He had starred in over 250 movies played heroes…

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Famed historian Hasan Dani being remembered

ISLAMABAD: World acclaimed archaeologist, historian and linguist Professor Dr Ahmad Hasan Dani was remembered on occasion of ninth death anniversary on Friday.       He was regarded as an authority on archeology, culture, linguistics, Buddhism and Central Asian archaeology and history. An ethnic Kashmiri, Dr Dani was born in Basna, in the district Raipur, India,…

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Ibn-e-Insha being remembered today

Renowned poet and author Ibn-e-Insha is being remembered on his 40th death anniversary today (Thurday). Know more here.

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Ustad Fateh Ali Khan’s death anniversary today

Music legend Ustad Fateh Ali Khan is being remembered on his death anniversary today (Thursday). He was the younger of Amanat Ali. The duo enjoyed immense prestige and success in Pakistan as well as India, until the sudden and unexpected death of Amanat Ali Khan in 1974 (1922-1974). Know more in this short clip.

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Maulana Muhammad Ali Jauhar being remembered

Maulana Muhammad Ali Jauhar, a vibrant political leader, an educationist, a journalist and a poet, is being remembered at his death anniversary today (Thursday). Know more in this short clip.

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All set for Benazir Bhutto’s death anniversary at Garhi Khuda Bakhsh

KARACHI: Pakistan Peoples’ Party (PPP) has finalized arrangements to observe the 10th death anniversary of the assassinated chairperson and former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto on Wednesday. PPP will start function of the anniversary at 1.00 p.m tomorrow at Garhi Khuda Bakhsh Bhutto. There will be a public meeting that will be addressed by PPP Chairman…

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Public holiday on Wednesday for Benazir’s death anniversary

KARACHI: The Sindh government has declared December 27 (Wednesday) as a public holiday throughout the province on account of death anniversary of former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto. According to a notification, the holiday is for all offices, autonomous bodies, corporations and local councils under the administrative control of the Sindh government except essential services. Pakistan…

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Video: 7 interesting facts about Junaid Jamshed that you should know

NEWS DESK: Junaid Jamshed, pop icon-turned-religious preacher, died last year on this day with his second wife when PIA flight PK661 crashed in Havelian near Abbotabad. Here are 7 interesting facts you should remember about the late pop icon. Watch video:

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Salman Ahmed pays pensive tribute to Junaid Jamshed

Salman Ahmed, famed vocalist and lifetime friend of Junaid Jamshed, paid musical tribute to his friend on his first death anniversary. Let’s see this clip.

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Junaid Jamshed’s association with Samaa

Renowned religious scholar and Naat Khawan Junaid Jamshed had a deep connection with Samaa. Junaid Jamshed was seen on Samaa screen in different programs on multiple occasions including Independence Day celebrations. He also voiced his heartfelt desire in Nadeem Malik Live –a program in which he was tearful while singing Dil Dil Pakistan. He also…

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First death anniversary of Junaid Jamshed and other PK-661 crash victims

ISLAMABAD: The first death anniversary of renowned singer turned Naat Khawan and religious preacher Junaid Jamshed is being observed on Thursday (December 7). According to Radio Pakistan, he died on this day in a plane crash while returning to Islamabad from Chitral last year. Last year on December 7, PIA aircraft ATR-42 turboprop plane, operating…

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Less known aspect of Junaid Jamshed’s personality

Renowned religious scholar and Naat Khawan Junaid Jamshed is well known for different aspects of his personality. Previously, he won recognition as a singer and then as a Naat Khawan and a religious scholar. There is yet another less known aspect of his personality. Know more about it from Nazahat Khan.

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Song Dil Dil Pakistan wins foreigners hearts too

Famed religious scholar and Naat Khawan Junaid Jamshed is no longer among us but a song that became a statement and identity for him — Dil Dil Pakistan continues to rule the hearts of Pakistanis to date. The widely-admired singer wanted to join Pakistan Air Force as an F-16 fighter pilot. However, his weak eyesight…

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Junaid Jamshed being remembered

Renowned religious scholar and Naat Khwan Junaid Jamshed is being remembered on his first death anniversary today (Thursday). It was this day right one year ago when PIA flight PK-661 of aircraft ATR-42 turboprop plane crashed near Havelian with 47 passengers and crew members on-board along with Junaid Jamshed and his wife. Thousands of Karachiites…

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Watch: A look into Junaid Jamshed’s life

The first death anniversary of renowned singer turned Naat Khawan and religious preacher Junaid Jamshed is being observed on Thursday (December 7). He died on this day in a plane crash while returning to Islamabad from Chitral last year. Here is a look at vicissitudes in his life…

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Junaid Jamshed: Air crash probe is still incomplete

The investigations regarding the Havelian air crash could not be completed despite the lapse of whole year. It was this day (December 7) last year when PIA aircraft ATR-42 turboprop plane, operating flight PK-661, crashed near Havelian. The air accident left 47 passengers and crew members on-board dead. Renowned Naat Khwan Junaid Jamshed along with…

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Major Shabbir Sharif being remembered

Nation is remembering Major Shabbir Sharif who laid down his life for the defence of the homeland. Rana Shabbir Sharif was a Pakistani Army officer who was killed in Indo-Pakistani War of 1971 and was awarded Nishan-e-Haider for his actions. He is the only person ever who received both the Nishan-e-Haider and Sitara-e-Jurat for his…

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