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Qalam

 

(Arabic, from the Greek kalamos, “reed”), a reed pen. The qalam has been used for writing since ancient times. In the nations of the medieval East that used the Arabic alphabet, there were various methods of cutting, sharpening, and splitting the reed for various types of writing. In medieval Eastern treatises, a paintbrush was also called a qalam.

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Published by Qalam Foundation International, Lahore, it records some 2,000 famous Pakistanis who are no more and they either belonged to KPK or settled there or spent a considerable part of their lives there.
According to the report today morning around 6-30 AM near Dera Mansab Dar Ranjha Sial a person named Noor din murdered his brother Akbar Khan his nephews Qalam Din and Jamal Din, Shaista Bibi w/o Qalam Khan, Barang Bibi w/o Jamal Khan and Shahu Bibi w/o Ibrahim Khan (sister in Law) while due to the firing Doran Khan third son of Akbar Khan, also got injured and afterwards Noor Din also killed himself.
According to Laksian Police Station House Officer Qayyum Khan, the accused identified as: Noor Uddin had opened fire on his three brothers - Akbar Khan, Qalam Uddin, Jamaluddin, his sister-in-law (wife of Qalamuddin) and two more women of his family - Shahida Bibi and Rang Bibi.
Those who were killed on the ground were identified as Muhammad Jamil, Robina w/o Muhammad Jamil, Habib s/o Muhammad Jamil, Parri Bibi w/o Qalam din, Fatma Bibi w/o Abdul Hameed, Shabir s/o Qalam din, Uzma Bibi D/o Abudl Hameed, Abudl Hafeez
According to detail, the victim identified as Qalam Khan was on the way home when armed assailants opened fire at him and fled from the scene.
The schools sealed thus far include Darul Qalam Model School in Mashokhel, Iqra Rozatul Atfal Trust, Iqra School Hassan Ghari, Hallmark School, Muslim Cambridge School, Muslim Standard School, and Oxford Public School in Hassan Ghari, Pine Breeze School in Hassan Ghari, Crescent School City Home GT Road and Iqra Rozatul Atfal Jaghra road.
In response, the Al Qalam Institute and Salaam Movement is launching the SALAAM: Spirituality of Service Peace Education Module which will be incorporated in the national training service program in universities.
Kuwaiti TV presenter Hamad Qalam announced Lebanese star Nadine Njeim as the final guest in his show "Hamad Show" for this season, which screens on Al Rai TV.
Mattar Al Tayer, Director-General and Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors of the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), inaugurated the centre in the presence of Abdullah Yousuf Al Ali, CEO of Licensing Agency and Yahya Al Qalam, Vice-President and CEO of Al Qalam Vehicles Centre.
Dr Halima bint Qalam al Hinai, HIFA director, stressed that the partnership between the public and private sectors will reduce the pressure on the government to build hospitals and provide government's health sector with qualified expertise and advanced technology, which will directly affect healthcare.
The Mushaira entitled 'Qalam Braye Science' (Pen for Science) will start at 2pm to 04: 45pm.
Prominent Qatari scholar and academic Dr Aisha al-Mannai has been appointed as chairman of the Board of Trustees of the recently-formed Qatari Women's Pen Forum (Multaqa Qalam Al Mar'athil Qatariyya) functioning under the aegis of Katara -- the Cultural Village.