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Women cotton pickers of Sindh await recognition

Hasan Mansoor

MATIARI: For 60-year-old cotton picker Mai Bachil, life is grim in the vast and rich land of this largely out-of-sight Jamal Dahiri village where her bare hands, marked with old and new abrasions, are her only asset used adroitly to feed herself, her divorced daughter and grandchildren. 841 more words


Custom of the Manor - A Glossary: Feudal

Feudal systems closely connected governance and land tenure. It was based on the relationship between two free men, a lord and a vassal. The lord gave the use of his land, rights and privileges to his vassal in return for a variety of services, including military service, money, labour, something symbolic, or prayers. 81 more words

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Age of War Review | COG Gaming

Year Published: 2014
Designer: Reiner Knizia
Publisher: Fantasy Flight Games
Players: 2-6
Playtime: 20-60 minutes

One Sentence Synopsis: An exercise in randomness with no end in sight.  828 more words

COG Gaming

The Cull

The High Priest was ushered into the King’s presence.

“How is the campaign going?”

The Priest bowed respectfully  and answered smoothly.

“Our Priest’s sermons focused on humility, accepting Divine Will, forgiving your enemy and heavenly rewards in the after-life. 197 more words

Fiction - Tales Of Unwise Paths

The wages of slavery is death

The King woke late. The sun was well up. He stretched his hand out for his morning refreshment but it wasn’t there. Well, he would have the servant punished. 295 more words

Fiction - Tales Of Unwise Paths

Bonfire of innocence

“Chief of Police and Chief of  Spies” the servant announced.

“Show them in”, the King ordered.

The two men entered the private audience room and bowed low. 298 more words

Fiction - Tales Of Unwise Paths