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A ‘Warlike’ People? – discrimination and stereotyping towards Pashtuns

By Timur Khan

On my wall there hangs a grainy black-and-white photograph, dated 1885. It is similar to the image seen here, but with some differences. 1,201 more words


a song for Afghan refugees in Pakistan: Pekhawara Afghanan che khapa na krre by Naghma

With Pakistan evicting some 600,000 Afghan refugees by the end of this year alone, this song, sung by Naghma in 2011 (I think?), is so real and relevant it’s heartbreaking. 749 more words

Death To Patriarchy

Peshawar: Memories of a Frontier Town

The first time I flew into this city it was like entering a place straight out of the Middle Ages. On my flight from Karachi… 933 more words

Blast From The Past