Monthly Archives: August 2011

Remembering our shaheed .. 21

I’m posting more announcements of our shaheed (martyred) who are fighting for our country, our people and our freedom.

Tuesday July 19th 2011

Four soldiers were killed when rockets fired from Afghanistan hit a security post in South Waziristan on Tuesday. Two other soldiers were injured...



Subaidar Shafiq, Lance Naik Shundi Gul and soldiers Irfan and Mohammad Ali were killed in the pre-dawn attack.’ (Dawn)

Friday August 12th 2011

An army man was killed and three others were injured when five rockets fired from nearby mountains landed in the Quetta Cantonment on Friday evening…

The injured were taken to the Quetta CMH, where Mohammad Shahid died.’ (Dawn)



Sunday August 14th 2011

Three soldiers were killed and 25 others injured in a rocket attack on Sunday on Tochi Scouts fort in Miramshah, the headquarters of North Waziristan Agency.’ (Dawn)



Note: I can only provide you with names if I find them in the news articles I browse. If you think something needs correcting, please do leave me a message. I try my best.

We should all pray for these men and their families and recognise their courage and sacrifice for their country.

Are you related to a soldier? Do you have memories of a loved one dying in a war? Do you have a message for the soldiers fighting? Leave me a comment.

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Happy Independence Day..


I’d like to wish a very

Happy Independence Day

to

everyone in Pakistan and Pakistanis worldwide

=)

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Who do you think you are? 2011

My favourite program is back on our screens August 10th and I can’t wait to see what revealing information we get to see about famous people that we all know. Once again, Wiki is providing us with upcoming celebs that are to appear on the show..

Series 8
June Brown (Dot from Eastenders)
Richard Madeley
J.K. Rowling (Author of Harry Potter books)
Alan Carr
Sebastian Coe
Larry Lamb (Archie Mitchell from Eastenders, again)
Tracey Emin
Len Goodman
Emilia Fox
Robin Gibb

It’s to be broadcast on Wednesday on BBC One at 9pm (probably will be stuffing my face full of food as I watch since it is immediately after Iftar). Or you can choose to watch it on Iplayer if you can’t make it.

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Ramadhan Mubarak: 2011

Ramadhan Mubarak to all =)
The holy month started on the 1st of August this year.

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