Picture of the Day: Levitating Lyari-boy

Posted on June 29, 2006
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Adil Najam I have been so much wanting to put this one up as the picture of the day. Just because it is such a striking composition photographically. The title I have used ‘Levitating Lyari-boy‘ is the title originally used by the photographer, Ali Khurshid, whose other work of Karachi Beaches (as displayed on flickr.com […]

How the world sees the India-Pakistan conflict

Posted on June 29, 2006
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The Onion is a satirical parody ‘newspaper’ which is published in print and on the Internet that reports both real and imagined stories and makes fun of the earnestness of the mainstream news-media, the gullibility of its readers, and the general state of the world we live in. However, as with all satire, it tends […]

Seraiki Concerns at BZU

Posted on June 29, 2006
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Adil Najam Bahauddin Zakariya Univeristy (BZU) in Multan is going to begin full-fledged MA Seraiki classes. This is good news. Seraiki is an ancient language with a prestigious intellectual history and a rich literature, especially poetry. As with most regional languages in Pakistan, we have not done full justice in nourishing this heritage. There is […]