A BRIEF OVERVIEW OF POWERS OF ATTORNEY

This article is the continuation of the article which was published in last month’s issue of Pak Awaaz written by By Susan Campbell and Hyder Gulam. Interaction Between Various Powers of Attorney If a donor has appointed both an enduring Guardian and an agent under an Enduring Power of Attorney

AUSTRALIA DAY PEOPLE’S MARCH ON 26 JAN 2010

  Australia observes 26 Jan each year as AUSTRALIA DAY because Captain Cook landed on Australian continent on this day. The day is declared a public holiday all over Australia. Traditionally Australia Day is celebrated by holding parades and People’s March in all major cities. These parades are normally known

A BRIEF OVERVIEW OF POWERS OF ATTORNEY

By Susan Campbell 1 and Hyder Gulam 2 The purpose of this short article3 is to provide the Muslim community with a brief overview of the various Powers of Attorney. Given the number of different instruments, purpose and limits, it is not surprising that a degree of uncertainty arises when

PAKISTAN SETS WORLD RECORD BY PLANTING HALF A MILLION TREES IN A DAY

A new world record is set by volunteers in Sindh by planting 541,176 trees in a single day, according to the Guinness World Records. The record-breaking tree planting marathon was witnessed by representatives of Guinness World Records and the International Union for the Conservation of Nature. Some 300 volunteers, working in groups, planted mangrove saplings in the 750 acres of

YOUR RIGHT TO RIGHTS

The talk about right to rights is not a new phenomenon. For decades, Australia has resisted enacting Bill of Rights at Federal level due to fear of transfer of political power to unelected judges . Australia is probably the only common law country in the world that does not have a Bill of Rights. While we are

FEMALE SQUASH PLAYER FROM WAZIRISTAN DEFIES THE ODDS

Both Aamir and Maria belong to the North West Frontier Province, home also to Pakistan squash legends Jahangir and Jansher Khan, where they train amidst constant threats from the Taliban. While it has been a comparatively easy ride for Aamir, by virtue of being a male in a part of the country where residents adhere to strict Islamic law, for the 19-year-old Maria it has been a journey of immense courage and perseverance.

PAKISTAN RUGBY TEAM WIN IN “CARLTON SRILANKAN 7S TOURNAMENT”

Pakistan Rugby team win in “Carlton Srilankan 7s Tournament” LAHORE, Dec 2 (APP): Pakistan 7s Rugby Team won the Bowl Championship beating Iran 19-17 in the semi-final and then defeating Brunei in the Final 24-12 at Colombo, Sri Lanka this week. Pakistan Rugby Union’s spokesman Bakht Baidar said here Wednesday, Pakistan captain Kashif Khawaja, Sair Riaz, Khalid Bhatti and Shakeel all

WORLD’S BIGGEST RING’ FOR PEACE

‘Seven goldsmiths toiled for 577 days to create 50 x 57 inches ‘The Global Peace Ring’, weighing 74 kilograms,’ Amin Saleem said at a news conference at the Lahore Press Club. ‘The ring bears flags of 120 countries and its prominent white colour is a symbol of peace. It has a 4.650 gram crystal, while 80 per cent of the ring’s

Adnan Khwaja

During the first weekend of cricket this 2009/10 season, Adnan made the incredible score of 222 runs in a 40 over game for Pakistan Eagles. This score is a record for the VSCA competition which has been going for over 70 years in Melbourne. The double century included 31 fours and 7 sixes in a scintillating display of batting.