Number of the Day: 1,000,000

Posted on July 31, 2010
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Adil Najam The death toll continues to mount. From 228 it leapt up to 417, and now the authorities in Khyber Pakhtoonkhwa province say that it is more than 800. Casualties are also mounting in Sindh Punjab and Baluchistan. If the 800 number is correct then the national toll must be well above 1000. And […]

Number of the Day: 228 417

Posted on July 30, 2010
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Adil Najam The waters continue to rise. And so does the death toll. The number for today is at least 417, and in all certainty more. That that is just for Khyber Pakhtoonkhwa. All provinces and all parts of Pakistan are hit. ATP will be sending all of its revenue to relief agencies working with […]

Number of the Day: 228

Posted on July 29, 2010
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Adil Najam (July 30 update: The number is now  over 417.) The number of the day for yesterday was clearly 152. The number of people who died aboard AirBlue flight ABQ-202 as it tragically crashed into Islamabad’s Margalla Hills. Today it is the (at least) 228 people who have died in the province of Khyber […]