The First Stamps of Pakistan

Posted on February 5, 2010
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Bilal Zuberi Somewhere around class 6 I realized that I needed to have a hobby? Playing cricket on the streets or reading Ishtiaq Ahmad novels were not considered real ‘hobbies’ in my peer group. Popular hobbies were: stamp collecting, coin collecting, paper plane making, collecting dinkie cars, or drawing transformers in your school notebooks. Well, [...]

Ramzan in Pakistan

Posted on August 22, 2009
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Bilal Zuberi My narration below traces back to a recent Iftar/dinner conversation with a non-Muslim, non-Pakistani friend. She wanted to know how I would spend a typical Ramzan day in Pakistan. Innocent question, but one that took me on a delightful, and extremely nostalgic, trip down memory lane since I have spent the last 13 [...]

Eid Mubarak from Pakistaniat

Posted on September 30, 2008
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Adil Najam, Asma Mirza, Bilal Zuberi, Darwaish and Owais Mughal From all of us at All Things Pakistan (ATP; Pakistaniat.Com) we wish our regular readers, our contributors, and all passers-by a wonderful and very happy Eid Mubarak (Eid Greetings). We wish you happiness, prosperity and all things good; now and forever. Let us share today [...]

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