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[8 Sep 2004 | Comments Off | ]
Under Scrutiny

In the transformed post-9/11 world, Muslim students studying abroad are not only representatives of their countries, but also ambassadors of their faith.

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[8 Sep 2004 | Comments Off | ]
Into the Unknown

Despite a lack of college counselling, more Pakistani students are making their way abroad now than ever before.

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[1 Jul 2004 | Comments Off | ]
Writer at Heart

Nadeem Aslam decides to live the life of the quintessential writer.

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[3 Feb 2004 | Comments Off | ]
Walk a Cause

Any self-respecting Pakistani would scoff at the idea of running, walking or even standing in the searing heat of the Sahara.

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[5 Jan 2004 | Comments Off | ]
Top of the World

How Mishal Husain went from wide-eyed intern with a local newspaper to self-assured presenter on BBC World.

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[5 Nov 2003 | Comments Off | ]
A Day in the Life…

Continuing the series in which Newsline looks into the lives of people who make the difference – or dare to be different.

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[2 Aug 2003 | Comments Off | ]
A Day in the Life…

Continuing the series in which Newsline looks into the lives of people who make the difference – or dare to be different.

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[3 Apr 2003 | Comments Off | ]
All About Alys

I.A. Rehman, in a poignant remembrance, gives us an insight into the real Alys Faiz.

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[1 Jan 2003 | Comments Off | ]
Magnificent Obsession

Collectors have existed since time immemorial, and even in an era of crass materialism, more and more people are spending a considerable portion of their time and money on building up collections of things that take their fancy. While there are countless people with impressive collections of stamps, coins, postcards, matchboxes, books and other traditionally popular collector’s items, Shanaz Ramzi talks to a few who have taken great trouble to collect items that may well be considered priceless.

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[2 Dec 2002 | Comments Off | ]
Destiny Woman

If you’re a new-age spiritualist, fascinated by the occult sciences of intuition and astrology, and their effects on human nature, Mariam Aftab is the person to meet.