My time will come

My time will come when i’ll be successful, when i’ll come up on stage and they’ll call my name because of my accomplishments, my time will come because I’m going to put forth the effort. I expect to win, I expect to be a great man, I expect to be a billionaire, Its my time,…

The prayer I love most

I love this prayer. I thought you might love it when read it in the loneliness of night.

Hidden field not posting back in ASP .Net MVC

Recently I come across this issue where I had a property in my model class and I was passing its value to a hidden field on html form on the view. I was able to set its value from user action on another input field but when I tried to post it back to controller…

Its Time for Karachi to Have Underground Subway System.

Karachi is the largest metropolitan city in the world without a subway system. The largest revenue producing city of Pakistan is left with a disastrous traffic situation. People of Karachi are facing traffic bottleneck every single day.

Syria! Nothing Personal, It’s just good business

Syria, the land of Prophets and civilizations is in chaos and civil wars between unknown number of groups. So many groups are fighting each other that one don’t understand why and how this whole conflict started in the first place. Everyday, I see news feed from big media outlets telling stories of the atrocities being committed…

How to resolve Microsoft.Web.Infrastructure Error in MVC?

Error Details: Could not load file or assembly ‘Microsoft.Web.Infrastructure, Version=1.0.0.0, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=31bf3856ad364e35’ or one of its dependencies. The system cannot find the file specified.

How to get a Software Engineering Job?

Let’s face it, more than 90% of students especially those in under development countries ends up doing job at some company after graduation. While I myself recommends entrepreneurship but we know not every student becomes entrepreneur either because of financial issues or lack of ideas and support. Finding your first job is not an easy task…

Why is it Illegal for Pakistan to have Nuclear Weapons?

I’ve been reading Yahoo News lately where I came across this slide that lists all 9 countries with nuclear weapons. It says The U.S. has an estimates inventory of 6,970 nuclear warheads and Russia is estimated to have around 7,300 nuclear warheads. After listing France, China and Britain, the author lists Pakistan on no 6 with the only sentence…

BuySell – My ASP .Net MVC Project for Classifieds Website

Recently I started to work more extensively on ASP .Net MVC based projects as the needs for web based solutions are increasing more and more in industry. If you don’t know about MVC, this is a lightweight, highly testable presentation framework that is integrated with existing ASP .Net features, such as master pages and membership-based authentication. If…

Man is out hunting!

I usually watch documentaries on YouTube. Today I watched The Mountain of Mystery by Planet Doc. I like it specially the scenery of the Valenzuela and the native people who live there in the jungle. Their culture is ancient, almost as ancient as the landscape in which it has developed. I like some quotations from…

Visit to Takht Bahi – Buddhist Monastery

While we were coming back from eating Bhong from Sakhakot, Mardan, we went to Takht-i-Bahi. Takht-i-Bahi (also spelled Takht Bahi, Takht Bai or Takh Bay – urdu تخت بھائی) is a Parthian archaeological site in Mardan, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. These are the best preserved remains of earliest Buddhist Monastery. We were late there so were only…

This is called Bhong of Sakhakot, Malakand

It is not often that you eat this thing called Bhong. Earlier this February, I went to my hometown Peshawar after 5 years and my first time that I went alone without my family. I made many new friends. One of the best friend I made there is Fayaz Khan. He is a nice educated…

Visit To Somyani Beach, Balochistan

I’ve visited many beaches in & around Karachi including our visit to Charna Island too but one of the best & memorable one is our visit to Somyani Beach, Balochistan. I don’t have much words to describe the beauty of this place because I’m still in its trance. Though we visited there about 20 days…

Am I a Developer or a Googler?

Many times I get this thought in my mind where I ask myself that am I really a developer or just a good googler. I’ve been thinking about this a fair bit lately – that I use stackoverflow way more and that I’m not a very good developer. Everything I learned & developed was a…

The Boy is the Most Unmanageable

And of all animals the boy is the most unmanageable, inasmuch as he has the fountain of reason in him not yet regulated; he is the most insidious, sharp-witted, and insubordinate of animals. Pluto