Benazir Bhutto: Remembering the Dream

Posted on January 2, 2008
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Yasser Latif Hamdani Pakistan is mourning. It is not just Benazir Bhutto but the dream of Pakistan itself that is in pieces. Pakistan was envisaged as a modern democratic homeland for the Muslim minority of British India as a last resort by Pakistan’s founding father Mahomed Ali Jinnah, who had fought for it to ensure […]

August 11: Jinnah’s Vision for Pakistan

Posted on August 11, 2007
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Guest Post by Yasser Latif Hamdani Today being 11th August Day has a great significance in Pakistan’s history. 60 years ago, Mr. Jinnah, Pakistan’s undisputed Quaid-e-Azam, Governor General and elected President of the Constituent Assembly elaborated his vision for the future of Pakistan. Jinnah’s vision is unambiguous. 1. The state would be completely impartial to […]

Movie Review: Shoaib Mansoor’s ‘Khuda ke liye’

Posted on July 31, 2007
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Yasser Latif Hamdani (UPDATE: You can view this movie here). We had a preview of the movie Khuda Ke Liye at ATP where we had posed a question whether Shoaib Mansoor will be able to revive Pakistan cinema? A probable answer comes from myself who recently got chance to see this movie. The record breaking […]