Category Archives: Achievement

Pakistani Scientist Wins 2016 TWAS Award in Medical Sciences

Renowned Pakistani scientist Professor Zulfiqar A. Bhutta has been honored with the The World Academy of Sciences 2016 TWAS Prize in medical sciences, in recognition of his “incisive work on academic pediatrics and public health in Pakistan, which has contributed to shape global child health and policy”.

Nighat Dad Wins 2016 Human Rights Tulip Award

Pakistani digital rights activist, Nighat Dad, has been awarded the 2016 Human Rights Tulip Award. The Foreign Minister for Netherlands, Bert Koenders, will present her…

Pakistani film maker wins highest International film award in Toronto

Tanya Panjwani, a Pakistani American currently living in Toronto, has won a prestigious ‘Making a Difference Award’ for her masterpiece documentary. The theme of her short film ‘Marvi: The Mystic Muse’ is the life of Sanam Marvi, a Pakistani Sufi singer. Panjwani achieved the feat at the Global Community Film Festival which was held in Toronto, Canada and lasted for six days.