According to a report published in Urdu Daily Pakistan, Pushto is originally the language of ‘Jinns’ which was taught by Prophet Suleiman (AS) to his son named Afghan.
- Pakistan has launched the E-grave system, first one being that of Dr Ruth Pfao, the Pakistani Mother Teresa. The grave has embedded bar code which when scanned with the smart phone directs the user to a page which contains all the important information about the deceased.
- The NA was told on Friday that Pakistan exported human hair worh USD 1,32000 in the last five years to China, US, UAE and other countries where it is used to make wigs and hair extensions. The use of human hair fell few years back when the number of cancer patients reduced. Mian Mar is the highest exporter of human hair.
- In a statement which has caused many an eyebrow to rise Pakistan’s’s Foreign Minister has expressed the desire to improve relations with Israel. Earlier former President, Musharaff had expressed a similar desire.
- There has been some similarity between the Kalash and the VIkings. Where the Kalash buried their dead in wooden boxes along with food and articles of daily use, the Vikings buried their dead on boats with all the prerequisites alongside to help them in the afterlife. The rich would also have their slaves slain and buried along with them so that they could be served by the slave in the afterlife.