Islamabad: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly (Part 2)

Posted on February 28, 2007
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Guest Post by Mast Qalandar You have read about “the good” Islamabad in Part 1 of this post, which, it seemed from the comments, sent some of you reminiscing about the Islamabad that you knew. Well, here is the not-so-good and the ugly side of Islamabad as seen by me and my camera. In Part [...]

Karachi Going High: 1947 ft Building on the Horizon

Posted on February 28, 2007
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Adil Najam Speaking at inaugural ceremony of the Bagh Ibne Qasim in Karachi, General Musharraf announced that one of the tallest buildings in the world is planned to be built in Karachi. How tall, you ask? Well, the word from the top is all of 1947 feet. One assumes that this number is no coincidence. [...]

The Rhythms of Karachi

Posted on February 27, 2007
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Adil Najam Since we are on a roll here in talking about Pakistani cities, I thought I would share with you this very interesting video on Karachi I saw posted on Karachi Metroblog. It is done by something called ‘Chai Panni Productions.’ Unfortunately I could not find much information about them (if anyone knows, lease [...]

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