Defence Day (Urdu: یوم دفاع or Youm-e-Difa) is celebrated in Pakistan as a national day on 6 Septemberin memory of those who martyred in the Indo-Pakistani war of 1965 and successful defence of Lahore, Sialkot and other important areas of the country. Contents 1 Indo-Pakistani war of 1965 1.1 Notable decorations 2 Celebrations and parade … Continue reading
Six months after Al-Hassan was born, Fatima(s.a.) became pregnant with her second child. Lady Fatima started noticing the signs that childbearing was near, but the Prophet (s.a.w.) had already foretold of Imam Hussin’s birth. On the third of the blessed month of Sha’ban, the fourth year after Hijra, the Messenger of Allah (s.a.w.) was given … Continue reading
What Al-Qaeda Taught Me About the Frailty of Loyalty.
Youm-e-Takbir is celebrated as a national day in Pakistan on May 28 in commemoration of Chagai-I and Chagai-II when Pakistan detonated six nuclear devices in response to India’s five detonations of Pokhran-II in 1998, 17 days after the incident. Thus, Pakistan became the 7th World Nuclear Power and the 1st in the Muslim World. Etymology … Continue reading
Book Review: Sketchbooks by Souto de Moura and Wang Shu.