Let’s rename Faisalabad after Nusrat

Tech giant Google celebrates Nusrat, one of the most influential music-makers of Asia. He was born and raised in Lyallpur, a city named after the Lieutenant Governor of the Punjab, James Broadwood Lyall by the British. Later, the Pakistani government changed the name of the city to Faisalabad in honor of King Faisal of Saudi[…]

Pakistani engineer reinvents the wheelchair

Pervez Durrani’s invention is a big one for a small town like Layyah in Punjab. The engineer has designed a three-wheeled wheelchair with the help of his students at the Government Polytechnic College, Layyah. It is a specialised machine with a steering wheel, enabling people with physical impairments to get around a lot easier than[…]