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How to find an Arab Horse : A story

As part of the British Museum London’s Diamond Jubilee Celebration, there was an excellent exhibition on the history of Arab Horses. It It narrated a...

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Where did Pakistan go wrong? by L. Mohan

The appreciation that the US President showered on the Indian democracy during his recent visit contrasted sharply with the cold stares he had reserved for...

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Ramblings of an Indian Cricket Fan – By Amer Sultan

As Shakespeare famously said, “Oh Cricket! Thou art so beautiful! Thou maketh Mansoor Akhtar looketh like Viv Richards in Pakistan, and Stuart Broad looketh like...

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Goodbye, Allah Rakhi – By Ras Siddiqui

In memory of Noor Jahan Our best-known Pakistani nightingale is gone. Her journey from birth (real name Allah Rakhi as reported by the BBC) in...

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Rabbi Shergill – Music Review – By Veeresh M.

Rabbi Shergill – Music Review – By Veeresh M. I don`t know about technical brilliance and electronic wizardly… but I know what will be playing...

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Eight Songs I’d Take With Me to a Desert Island – By Asif Naqshbandi

The BBC Radio programme, “Desert Island Discs” recently celebrated its 70th anniversary and the occasion had me thinking about the eight songs I would choose...

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A Candid Interview With Saeed Anwar – By Nadeem Khan

For once, a buccaneering effort by the lithe Pakistani opener went in vain, although his 140 in the third Coca Cola Independence Cup Final against...

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The Myth of Growth: Pakistan’s Lost Opportunity – By Zee M.

The Myth of Growth:Pakistan’s Lost Opportunity It is June 2001. The new Government is still pondering over what to do with the economy. The Pakistani...

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The People’s Poet – By Mohammad Gill

Ahmad Faraz is a peoples’ poet. He speaks in the metaphors of prophecy and vision that transcends rhetoric and narrow nationalism. He is truly an...

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Age of the Earth and Its Measures – By Mohammad Gill

Behold! In the creation of the heavens and the Earth; of the Night and the Day; in the sailing of the ships through the Ocean...

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30 Days in Afghanistan – Dinner Conversations

I feel the room getting smaller, I want to find an excuse to leave. Why did I decide to show up? I’ve managed to stay...

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Mahatma Gandhi’s Progeny – By Farzana Versey

“Let the minorities understand that their real safety lies in the goodwill of the majority”. (Words of wisdom at the recently-concluded RSS executive council meeting)...