Pakistan – Call for new constitution

jamichandioLeaders of civil society call for new constitution

By Aziz Malik

Courtesy: daily dawn, Friday, 10 Jul, 2009

HYDERABAD, July 9: Leaders of civil society reached a consensus on Thursday that 1973 Constitution had lost its validity due to frequent undemocratic interventions and extra-constitutional amendments and failed to solve inter-provincial political and economic conflicts.

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The Other Islamist Threat in Pakistan- by Selig S. Harrison

By Selig S. Harrison

– Mr. Selig Harrison is an eminent American Scholar and a director of the Asia Program at the Center for International Policy, Washington DC and a highly renowned expert on South Asian politics.

Courtesy: Boston.com, June 17, 2009

THE DANGER of an Islamist takeover of Pakistan is real. But it does not come from the Taliban guerrillas now battling the Pakistan Army in the Swat borderlands. It comes from a proliferating network of heavily armed Islamist militias in the Punjab heartland and major cities directed by Lashkar-e-Taiba, a close ally of Al Qaeda, which staged the terrorist attack last November in Mumbai, India.

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Heart Attack and Triglycerides

Triglycerides are the fats circlating through in your blood. Having high triglyceride levels raises your risk of heart attack. Exercise regularly, eat raw leafy green and colourful vegitables and fruits and B- vitamins and vitaminc C. Lemons are good source of vitamins. Reduce consuming sugar and sugar products, fried potatos, rice and corn products. By lowering the triglycerides, you are lowering your risk of heart attack.