Salma Umber

salma umber

Salma Umber is Chairperson/In charge, Department of Mass Communication G.C. University Faisalabad. She is PhD Fellow at University of Punjab Lahore/University of State Florida USA and working on the thesis entitled “Media Conflict Resolution: Portrayal of Kashmir Issue in the Editorial of US Press 1998 – 2008”.

She has already worked for different media organizations covering different areas like Political Reporting, Parliamentary Reporting, Women Issues/ Human Rights, Special interviews/Articles. Salma Umber is official member of Legislative Watch Group Aurat Foundation (A Group Monitoring Women Related Laws) and Women Task Force Social Welfare Department Government of the Punjab.

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Nida Arab

Nida Arab

Nida Arab was born in Karachi on 10 dec 1985…She is a young pakistani singer very talented and passionate . Nida is not only passionate for Music career but she was a brilliant student too and completed her graduation in Mass communication and recently completed her LLB degree..Nida is very much fond of music that she started singing when she was very young..She used to take part in singing competitions in school college and university..Professionally she started off with her first official song BOLO NA through this song she got famous and popular among youngsters.Nida signed her first Music Album contract with fire records in 2010..Album POPSTAR released in 2011…Then in 2013 nida arab again released very soft ,deep melodious song Kuch log dil sey aisay composed by Waqar Ali ....

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Shahid Afridi

Shahid Afridi

Shahid Afridi burst on to the cricket scene in 1996. He was selected for his leg spin bowling but created history by scoring the fastest ODI hundred in his first innings. He was sent up the order to try to score quick runs and that he surely did by scoring a hundred in 37 balls. Such a remarkable feat by a 16 year old turned him in to a super star over night. He has continued to focus on scoring fast instead of focusing on preserving his wicket. His single minded focus on throwing the kitchen sink at every delivery makes for very interesting viewing as anything can happen.

His all out quest for glory or bust has earned him legions of fans in Pakistan...

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Mahira Khan

Mahira-Khan

Mahira did her “O” Levels from Foundation Public School and went off to University of Southern California for an undergraduate degree, but never completed it. Mahira had never thought of acting as a VJ and was studying in Los Angles, U.S.A. from where she came to Pakistan to enroll at the Indus TV network for an internship in marketing. The day of her arrival marked the sudden end of the careers of two of the VJs at the network. Ghazanfer Ali, CEO of the television network insisted she took the lead where the two left a void and hence she got a show for herself. She is married to Ali Askari.

Mahira Khan is a video jockey on the satellite channel MTV Pakistan. She currently works alongside other VJs like Anoushey Ashraf and Dino...

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Sonya Jehan

Sonya Jehan

Sonya Jehan is a French Bollywood actress of Pakistani descent. Jehan’s debut film was the big-budget period epic romance Taj Mahal: An Eternal Love Story in 2005.

Jehan’s original name was Sonya Rizvi but she changed her last name to Jehan in honor of her grandmother, Noor Jehan, who is a Pakistani singer and Lollywood (Pakistani cinema actress) actress.

Jehan’s father is Akbar Hussain Rizvi, who is the eldest son of Noor Jehan. Jehan’s mother is Florence Rizvi, who is of French descent and lives in Karachi, Pakistan. She is the owner of Karachi’s only French restaurant, Cafe Flo.

Jehan had her early education in Pakistan, she did her O-levels from Centre of Advanced Studies or CAS. And she did her A-Levels from The Lyceum School. Jehan received a degree in design from St...

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Atiya Khan

Atiya Khan

ATIYA KHAN Started her career as a highly successful model said to have been a pioneer & inspired the emerging modeling and fashion industry in Pakistan.
• Retiring at the age of 21 to undertake a leadership and pioneering role in the fields of producing, directing, researching, writing and presenting for the advertising & television industry in Pakistan.
• This background merged with interest, knowledge, active participation & patronage of Sufism to produce some success in promoting Sufism and moderate Islam through a wide variety of channels.
• She then moved to Canada and help set up an on-line TV channel.
www.soultv.net aimed at interfaith understanding and conflict resolution.
• CEO
SOULTV.NET
Toronto, Canada (2007-present) www.soultv.net
• Manager Programming
HUMTV
Respon...

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Kiran Khan

Kiran Khan

Kiran Khan

Kiran Khan is one of the renowned faces of Pakistan. She is working in media as a host and actress from last 8 years, she has done many Plays and hosted a lot of TV Shows of different channels including Indus TV, PTV, HUM TV, TV ONE, GEO TV and ARY. People recognize her more as a cooking show host. She had worked with almost every chef of Pakistan.

She has started her career from Indus Vision, face of the year competition. It’s an unforgettable moment of her life and after winning this competition she stated her first show called Jadu Ka Chiragh from Indus TV. She has also done uncountable cooking shows with different chefs and Experts like Chef Mehdi, Chef Manawar, Chef Peppe and Zubaida Tariq. She left acting because it takes much time in shoots of dramas as compared to cooking shows...

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Shahid Aziz Siddiqi

Shahid Aziz Siddiqi

Mr. Shahid Aziz Siddiqi is presently Chairman State Life Insurance Corporation of Pakistan. Mr. Siddiqi holds a Master Degree from the Karachi University and a Post Graduate Diploma in Development Studies from the University of Cambridge UK. Mr. Siddiqi topped the Civil Services examination of 1968. He is a Certified Board Director of Pakistan Institute of Corporate Governance (PICG).

He has formerly held the positions of Managing Director Rice Export Corporation of Pakistan, Chairman National Highways Authority, Director General Ports and Shipping and Director Labour, Sindh.

He has also been the Commissioner Karachi Division and Deputy Commissioner of the Districts of Thatta, Sanghar and Larkana...

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Haroon Tariq

Haroon Tariq

Haroon TariqHaroon Tariq a Pakistani student has set a new world record by walking away with most of the A-Grades (As) in International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE), O-Level and A-Level exams, Geo News reported.

According to a handout issued by Froebel’s International School (FIS), Haroon Tariq beat the current world record by securing a total 40 As across IGCSE subjects spanning both the humanities and sciences such as Human & Social Biology, Islamic Religion & Culture, Physics, Chemistry, Global Development etc.

Overall, Pakistani students bagged a plethora of As and A+s at the Edexcel in Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) and International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) and A Level examinations June 2013 session.

 

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Sharjeel Inam Memon

Sharjeel Memon

Sharjeel MemonSharjeel Inam Memon was born at Hyderabad, Sindh Pakistan, on 14th of June 1974. He has 3 Children.

He was elected as Member of the Provincial Assembly, Sindh (PS-62 Tharparkar III), Town Nagar Parkar, District Tharparkar, in February 2008, in affiliation with Pakistan Peoples Party(Parliamentarians).

He was allocated the “Information Minister of Sindh” and also the In-charge, Pakistan Peoples Party Media Cell, Sindh, in the last government.

He Completed M.A.(Economics) from “University of Sindh, Jamshoro”, and obtained B.E.(Civil Technology) degree from  “Mehran University of Engineering and Technology, Jamshoro”.

He is a professional businessman and had several visits to UAE in the last few years regarding his business activities.

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