Disturbing Picture: Is There a Better Solution?

Posted on November 3, 2010
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Tamashbeen This is a distubring photo. Maybe even more than the one I had posted earlier. It shows “sanitary workers” (wow, what a ‘sanitary’ spin!) in Karachi disposing of “dog carcasses” in Karachi as part of a municipal campaign to “eliminate” stray dogs. Supposedly, there are an alarming number of stray dogs in Karachi and […]

Who Killed Mohammad Bashir? Jinns or Jahalat?

Posted on July 10, 2010
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Adil Najam Everytime I use the word ‘Jahalat’ I seem to invite the wrath of the self-righteous. But do tell me what other word can be used to describe this news story below? It may seem innocuous when someone half-buries a child in the sand to seek a cure for paralysis from a solar eclipse, […]

Adil Najam Regular readers know that we at ATP love Pakistani food. And talking about Pakistani food. But this investigative report from Dunya TV made even us stop and wonder just what it is that we are licking when we lick our fingers after eating that great samoosa or jalebi. Watch it at your own […]

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