Tag: Geo TV

Aamir Liaquat: Mullahs and Scapegoating of Ahmadiyya Community

It seems that in the aftermath of Peshawar Massacre, now that the hate-mongering mullahs and their followers are facing the wrath of the Pakistani public, the mullahs and their follower have now started blaming and scapegoating the minorities. It is no surprise then that, once gain, the Ahmadiyya community, the most peaceful and patriotic “minoritized”…

Geo TV's Shameful Silence on the Hunger Strike

Those of you who come to our blog often must be aware that for the past few days we have constantly been covering the anti-corruption hunger strike by Raja Jahangir Akhtar. An Islamabad based businessman and lifetime activist, Raja is on the fifth day of his hunger strike, a fact hard to miss around Islamabad.…

Salman Taseer Remembered

(From Viewpoint Online) Mumtaz Hussain Qadri smiled as he surrendered to his colleagues after shooting Salman Taseer, the governor of the Punjab, dead. Many in Pakistan seemed to support his actions; others wondered how he’d managed to get a job as a state bodyguard in the carefully screened Elite Force. Geo TV, the country’s most…

TV Programs I Would Like to Watch

Image by vivido via Flickr Although there has been a mushroom growth of domestic private cable digital TV channels in Pakistan in recent years, still viewers feel shallowness in terms of quality of the content on most of the channels and the spectrum of viewers’ choice is also narrow.http://goo.gl/vjbSVJ Indus Vision was the first channel…