TEDx Comes to Karachi

Posted on June 4, 2010
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Awab Alvi (Teeth Maestro) (Editor’s Note: This post is a special contribution from Dr. Awab Alvi – dentist, cyber activist, blogger, TedIndia Fellow, and good friend of ATP. Awab Alvi is also one of the organizers of TEDxKarachi and has worked tirelessly to organize the event. He has kindly written this post on our invitation. […]

Kidney Hill, Karachi: The Battle Heats Up

Posted on March 4, 2007
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Guest Post by Awab Alvi (Teeth Maestro) DAWN columnist Ardeshir Cowasjee (Feb 18, Feb. 25, Mar. 4) has recently taken up the very controversial issue of Kidney Hill, Karachi, in his recent columns and has been highlighting the battle for Kidney Hill, which has brought at odds the greed of land grabbing developers and money […]

Bloggers Become Source for Mainstream Media in Pakistan

Posted on January 28, 2007
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Guest Post by Awab Alvi (Teeth Maestro) Citizen Journalism, more commonly known as blogging allows anyone the ability to discuss and report an issue or news item immediately, and certainly far sooner then the early morning paper produced by the main stream media. Pakistan is not far behind as blogging is slowly becoming popular and […]