Archive | January, 2015

Before the Petrol Crisis Hit

The past few days in Pakistan have been all about the shortage of petrol reserves and the resulting fuel crisis especially in the Punjab. But at the start of the month (and the new year for that matter), the government had actually decided to raise the sales tax on all petroleum products because of low […]

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Pakistan & CERN: Finally there

This post was pending for a long time. In June 2014, Pakistani newspaper DAWN quoted the Pakistani Ministry of Foreign Affairs to break news that the decision to include Pakistan among CERN’s associate members had been made. CERN is the world’s largest particle physics laboratory, famous for its groundbreaking research and the Large Hadron Collider […]

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