My Old but Ever New Pindi (Part 13)

By Rafique Ahmed Khan, Dubai    Editor’s Note: The writer was born in Rawalpindi in 1925. He studied in Denny’s High School, Mission High School and Gordon College. He now lives in Dubai. He is writing a series of articles about the life in Rawalpindi during 1930s, 40s and 50s.   Continued from Part 12……….. […]

My Old but Ever New Pindi (Part 12)

By Rafique Ahmed Khan, Dubai Editor’s Note: The writer was born in Rawalpindi in 1925. He studied in Denny’s High School, Mission High School and Gordon College. He now lives in Dubai. He is writing a series of articles about the life in Rawalpindi during 1930s, 40s and 50s. Continued from Part 11……….. One of […]

My Old but Ever New Pindi (Part 11)

By Rafique Ahmed Khan, Dubai Editor’s Note: The writer was born in Rawalpindi in 1925. He studied in Denny’s High School, Mission High School and Gordon College. He now lives in Dubai. He is writing a series of articles about the life in Rawalpindi during 1930s, 40s and 50s. Continued from Part 10…… Before 1940s […]

My Old but Ever New Pindi (Part 10)

By Rafique Ahmed Khan, Dubai Editor’s Note: The writer was born and brought up in Rawalpindi. He studied in Denny’s High School, Mission High School and Gordon College. He now lives in Dubai. He is writing a series of articles about the life in Rawalpindi during 1930s, 40s and 50s.  Continued from Part 9 ……….. […]

My Old but Ever New Pindi (Part 9)

By Rafique Ahmed Khan, Dubai Editor’s Note: The writer was born and brought up in Rawalpindi. He studied in Denny’s High School, Mission High School and Gordon College. He worked as a Consultant in Provisioning & Stock Control and Logistics in various Organisations. Finally retired from PIA and now lives in Dubai. He is writing […]

“Dil-e-Natwan-o-Jawan” (Young at Heart!)

By Maj Gen Parvez Akmal (Retd), 42nd PMA L/C Editor’s Note: Maj Gen Parvez Akmal retired as Deputy Engineer-in-Chief in 2005; he lives in Rawalpindi. Following his retirement, besides editing two volumes of ‘The History of Karakurram Highway’, authored by Brig (R) Mumtaz Khalid, he has been a free-lance writer for some Urdu and English […]

“My Old but Ever New Pindi” (Part 8)

By Rafique Ahmed Khan, Dubai Editor’s Note: The writer was born and brought up in Rawalpindi. He studied in Denny’s High School, Mission High School and Gordon College. He worked as a Consultant in Provisioning & Stock Control and Logistics in various Organisations. Finally retired from PIA and now lives in Dubai. He is writing […]

“Rawalpindi: Gujjar’s Daughter”

By Shaheda Rizvi, Canada  Editor’s Note: Shaheda Rizvi lives in Montreal, Canada. This nostalgic article is about the time when she lived in Westridge, Rawalpindi way back in 1954-58. The way of parting one’s hair, a glance that numbs, a torn shawl, colour of a shirt, heaviness of raindrops on a drought-ridden day, are all […]

“My Old but Ever New Pindi” (Part 7)

By Rafique Ahmed Khan, Dubai Editor’s Note: The writer was born and brought up in Rawalpindi. He studied in Denny’s High School, Mission High School and Gordon College. He worked as a Consultant in Provisioning & Stock Control and Logistics in various Organisations. Finally retired from PIA and now lives in Dubai. He is writing a […]

Poets of Rawalpindi (Urdu Poetry)

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