The Official Rules of langRi paala

Posted on May 21, 2011
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Owais Mughal There are several indigenous sports in Pakistan (and India) which many of us have played in our past lives but they don’t get much coverage in written media. e.g. gilli danda, kanchay, lattu bazi, patang bazi, gali cricket, kabaddi etc. One such very popular game is called langRi paala. Today I have taken […]

A Punjabi Wedding: Kate Marries William

Posted on May 12, 2011
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Tamashbeen This post does break a cardinal ATP rule – technically its not about Pakistan. But, on the other hand, I have tried to convince the ATP Editor that it is related: (a) because (too) many Pakistanis ARE interested in the Royal Wedding between Kate and Williams, and (b) it is about what that wedding […]

Mr. Bean in Pakistan

Posted on April 30, 2011
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Adil Najam When I first saw the Habib Bank Ads with Mr. Bean, for a minute I actually thought they had inserted old (and original) Mr. Bean clippings into their Ads. I later realized that this was a Pakistan look-alike for the original Mr. Bean, Rowan Atkinson. Right there this was a sign that it […]