Paradigm Shift’s Magazine: February 2023 Edition
The February 2023 edition of our magazine includes 16 pieces that revolve around IMF’s 9th economic review of Pakistan, the West’s sanctions on Syria, and ChatGPT’s writing ability, among others. This edition also features two infographics: one on the lowest inflation rates by country, and the second depicting the number of nuclear weapons held by each nuclear state.
Pakistan Super League 2023
From 13th February till 19th March, Pakistanis will be glued to their screens in the evening to watch the Pakistan Super League. PSL has been organised by PCB every year since 2016. For this year’s PSL, who do you think will win?
A Disaster Management Information System (DMIS) in KP
The risk of disaster in Pakistan is among the highest in the world and is primarily fueled by the country’s exposure to earthquakes, high levels of flooding, and drought. The Disaster Management Information System (DMIS) has been introduced in the province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to ensure that disaster management authorities have quick access to the exact information that can be used to take instant action.
PEDO to Market Its Carbon Credits Via World Bank
The KP government’s Pakhtunkhwa Energy Development Organization (PEDO) has been producing clean energy for three decades now. In view of that, the organization could bring in 60 million USD annually if it were to market its carbon credits through the World Bank.
IMARAT Group Produces Pakistan’s First Unicorn
It seems like the continuous hard work and dedication of the IMARAT Group of Companies is only pushing the company to greater heights. The Group, which has been receiving the ICCI Presidential Awards consecutively during the last three years, has now achieved another massive milestone. Graana.com, a company under the IMARAT Group, is reportedly Pakistan’s smartest property portal. It has become the country’s first homegrown unicorn. That means that the company has reached an investor valuation of $1 billion USD!
Pakistan Wins the 21st Asian Junior Squash Championship
On 12th February, Pakistan’s junior squash team won against India in the finals of the 21st Asian Junior Squash Team Championship with a 2-0 score. The Pakistani team also defeated both South Korea and Malaysia in the semi-finals.
Inauguration of the Green Line Train
Pakistan Railways started the Green Line Passenger Train from Islamabad to Karachi on January 27th, as a superior service to facilitate passengers and generate increased revenue for the department. According to officials, the Green Line is Pakistan’s first ever modern train which would cover the Karachi-Islamabad route in 22 hours. The new train service provides multiple facilities such as high-quality meals, Wi-Fi, and air-conditioned rooms.
Paradigm Shift’s Magazine: January 2023 Edition
Introducing the January 2023 edition of our magazine—15 pieces, infographic on the most gold reserves by country, advertising opportunities with us, and our social media links.
Pink Buses in Karachi
The Government of Sindh has launched another public transport service—the pink bus service. It is exclusively for females, making commuting within Karachi convenient and affordable.
Karachi Goes Green with Electric Buses
People in Karachi now have a greener way of travelling, given that the government of Sindh has launched electric buses in Karachi. Moreover, the Sindh Mass Transit Authority claimed that the electric bus service would be solar-powered, allowing residents to enjoy a comfortable ride with affordable fares.
Paradigm Shift’s Magazine: December 2022 Edition
Introducing the December 2022 edition of our magazine—14 pieces, our top interns, advertising opportunities with us, and an interesting infographic.
Paradigm Shift’s Magazine: November 2022 Edition
Introducing the November 2022 edition of our magazine—9 pieces, our top interns, advertising opportunities with us, and a request for flood donations.
Pakistan’s Triumph at the 2022 AFL Asian Championships
Pakistan’s recent victory in the men’s 3rd division of the 2022 AFL Asian Championships has brought much praise and expectations. Pakistan Markhors became the 3rd division champions after beating the Laos Elephants.
Pakistan Railways Gets 46 Modern Coaches from China
Pakistan Railways has received a shipment of 46 high-speed modern coaches from China, paving the way for the country’s population to have access to cutting-edge transportation. Pakistan Railways will also begin to manufacture 184 coaches in collaboration with Chinese engineers as part of the 230-coach purchase contract’s technology-transfer provision.
Paradigm Shift’s Magazine: October 2022 Edition
On our followers’ requests, Paradigm Shift will now be releasing its e-magazine every month. Instead of following a determined theme, the monthly editions feature a curated list of pieces that centre around the latest news and developments.
Street Child Football World Cup: Pakistan Secures 2nd Place
Ahead of the 2022 FIFA World Cup, the Street Child Football World Cup took place from the 7th to the 15th of October in Qatar. The team from Pakistan assiduously reached the finals against Egypt, coming in 2nd place.
Cricket Comes Home: The Upcoming Pakistan-England Test Series
After nearly two decades, England’s cricket team landed in Pakistan to play a seven-match T20 series with the Pakistani team in September-October this year. Thanks to the hospitality appreciated by the English team, Pakistan is now all set to welcome them again. The test series between the two countries will start from Rawalpindi, and subsequent matches will be played in Multan and Karachi.