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Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan was born on October 13, 1948, in Lyallpur, Pakistan. He learned qawwali, a type of Muslim devotional music, from his father. Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan was also known as “ Shehansha of Qawwali ”, meaning “King of Qawwali”. In 1966, (At the age of 16), he sang qawwali for the first

Pakistani-made ‘Burraq’ drone kills three terrorists in Shawal

ISLAMABAD: At least three terrorists were killed when a Pakistani-made drone carried out an operation in the Shawal valley of North Waziristan tribal agency, the ISPR said on Monday. According to the military’s public relations wing, the ‘Burraq’ drone fired missiles on compound in the valley, killing at least three terrorists. The ISPR said that

17 years and no census in Pakistan — A country running on guesswork

Every sensible parent knows that the timely and frequent measurements of their newborn’s height and weight is essential for the child’s mental and physical development. A national Census is no different. Conducted at regular intervals, a census allows governments, businesses, and others to take stock of the socio-economic health of the nation. Without Census data,