Demise of Maj Syed Haider, Sindh Regt (SSH-1 Platoon)

Maj Syed Haider (2nd SSC) SSH-1 Platoon

It is informed with deepest sorrow that PSS-14544 Maj Syed Haider, Sindh Regt (SSH-1 Platoon), expired in Islamabad, on 19 July 2015 (إِنَّا لِلّهِ وَإِنَّـا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعونَ). He was living in Islamabad and was bed ridden for quite some time. As he was not in contact with course mates, no one in Islamabad/Rawalpindi came to know about his […]

Demise of Maj Khalid Rauf Khan, Arty (SSH-5 Platoon)

Maj Khalid Rauf Khan, 2nd SSC, Arty, Sher Shah-5 Platoon

It is informed with deepest sorrow that Maj Khalid Rauf Khan, Arty (SSH-5 Platoon), expired in Fredericksburg, Virginia, USA, on 11 February 2017. He slept at night and was found dead in the morning. He passed away peacefully during his sleep. May his soul rest in eternal peace. May Allah give strength to his family […]

‘The Most Gracious and The Most Merciful Allah’

ALLAH; Ar-Rahmaan (The All Beneficent) & Ar-Raheem (The Most Merciful)

By Capt Tariq Baseer Shamsi, Retd (2nd SSC) Editor: Capt Tariq Baseer Shamsi was commissioned in 2 Baluch Regt in July 1972. His father Brig Baseer Shamsi (Late) had commanded 2 Baluch Regt during 1965 Indo-Pak War. Tariq Shamsi left the army early in 1979 and has settled in Dubai. In many ways I was […]

Demise of Mother of Capt Naveed Akbar, 1 FF (ABD-3)

Dear Course Mates, Assalam-o-Alaikum. It is informed with deepest sorrow that mother of our course mate Capt Naveed Akbar, 1 FF (ABD-3 Platoon) has expired (إِنَّا لِلّهِ وَإِنَّـا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعونَ). May Allah grant her a prominent place in Junnah and provide strength to the family to bear this irreparable loss, Aameen. Capt Naveed Akbar can […]

Demise of Mother of Col Faiz Afridi, FF (SUO SSH Coy)

Dear Course Mates, Assalam-o-Alaikum. It is informed with deepest sorrow that Mother of our course mate Col Faiz Afridi, FF (SUO SSH Coy) has expired (إِنَّا لِلّهِ وَإِنَّـا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعونَ). May Allah grant her a prominent place in Junnah and provide strength to the family to bear this irreparable loss, Aameen. Her Nimaz-e-Jinaza was held […]

Demise of Maj Shahid Mahmood, 7 Baluch (SSH-1 Platoon)

Maj Shahid Mahmood (2nd SSC) 7 Baluch

It is informed with deepest sorrow that PSS-14938 Maj Shahid Mahmood, 7 Baluch (SSH-1 Platoon), expired in AFIC, Rawalpindi, on 22 January 2017 (إِنَّا لِلّهِ وَإِنَّـا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعونَ). His Namaz-e-Janaza was held on 23 January 2017 in Attock. May Allah grant him a prominent place in Junnat-ul-Firdous and provide strength to the family to bear […]

Poetry of Noshi Gilani

Image of Noshi Gilani, Urdu Poet - Pic of Noshi Gilani

Brief Introduction. Noshi Gilani (born in Bahawalpur on 4 March 1964) is an Urdu poet and a former academic from Islamia University, Bahawalpur. She studied at Bahawalpur University. She settled in San Francisco, USA in 1995. She moved to Australia after her marriage with Saeed Khan, an Australian-based Urdu poet in 2008. She has written […]

Home Remedy for Knee Pain with Flax Seeds

Wrap masking tapes around the joints of two left hand fingers - Remove Knee Pain

By Hasan Jawaid (1st SSC) I used to do pretty intense workout which caused me knee pain but someone told me to treat it with flax seeds (Also called Linseeds; Alsi,السی) and it was very helpful. The flax seeds are not put on the knees, instead these are put around the joints of two left hand […]

‘Army Officer with his Heart on the Right Side’

Maj Shahzad Saroia (Retd), Air Def, 16th OTS Course

By Lt Col Rashid Zia Cheema, Retd (2nd SSC) Editor’s Note: Lt Col Rashid Zia Cheema (R) was commissioned in 75 LAA Regt in July 1972. He also served in Avn for 8 years. After the retirement, he has settled in DHA Islamabad. He is Editor of a website ‘Native Pakistan’. Maj Shahzad Saroia (R) belongs […]

Books by Pakistani Army Officers

Book by Maj Gen Masood Burki (27th PMA L/C) : "Blue Print for Stable and Viable Pakistan"

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