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Paris versus Yobe

I’m not an impulsive writer. I’d like to try being one now. I’d have preferred to have taken my time thinking and thinking stuff over and over in my head before a typing ritual or picking a pen. 467 more words

Rochas! so MASSOB people come ur house? - parrot talks

The governor of Imo state, Gov. Rochas Anayo Okorocha received the agitating youth leaders of the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) in Owerri. 227 more words


Farm-team infidels...

I have a T-shirt which says that,  sent to me by a friend in Special Operations.    He and his colleagues are the tip of a spear which would be wonderfully sharp if our dolt of a commander-in-chief spent less time blunting it.   174 more words

Police identify localities infested with ‘militants’ in Sindh

Hasan Mansoor

KARACHI: In a detailed survey of each district of Sindh, specific areas ‘with militants’ concentration’ have been identified amid reports of a looming threat of sectarian attacks in Karachi, Shikarpur and Khairpur from splinter militant groups and banned organisations, it emerged on Saturday. 467 more words


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Remember the Atkins Diet? I do. I remember it because my mother put me on it when I was a pudgy teenager. She tried that diet and… 732 more words


Nostalgia mingles with disappointment for many 59 years since Jinnah

This piece was written for Daily Times in 2006 on Pakistan’s 59th independence day. Some of the people who witnessed the birth of Pakistan, migrated in dangerous times or took part in historic rallies feel nothing but regret for what Pakistan has become.

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Militant financing: Ansarullah Bangla Team and Mufti Jasim Uddin Rahmani

Bangladesh Bank last year detected 10 accounts from where money was deposited to Rahmani’s Al-Arafah Islami Bank account some years ago. Dhaka Tribune published a… 195 more words