Stories about Pakistan from July, 2007
Pakistan: Blast in Islamabad
The Pakistani Spectator writes immediately after a bomb blast in Islamabad killing several people.
Pakistan: America's Got Talent
Metroblogging Lahore on a Karachite who makes it to the semifinals of the TV reality series America's Got Talent.
Light Within on a town called Chaniot – famous for its woodwork and the furniture industry.
Pakistan: News Channels
The Pakistani Spectator on media and news channels in Pakistan.
Pakistan: On Harry Potter
All Things Pakistan on the popularity of the Harry Potters series, as the seventh and final book is released.
Bangladesh: Media and Fretting
Mash on US media and what he terms as “a whole lot of fretting over Pakistan”
Pakistan: Driving through Lahore
Light Within on the traffic situation of Lahore, as the city becomes a popular destination in Asia.
Pakistan: Human Rights Commission of Pakistan
iFaqeer on why the author is proud of the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan, and on their new blog.
Pakistan: Bloggers discuss the bomb blast in Islamabad
In Islamabad, a bomb blast triggered by a suicide bomber killed at least ten people at a rally in support of Pakistan's suspended chief judge. Following the tense time in Pakistan with the Lal Masjid issue as the Pakistani Army stormed the mosque, the country's bloggers have been closely watching...
Pakistan: Mobile Activism
All Things Pakistan on mobile activism in Pakistan, given the recent turbulence in the country.
Pakistan: Open letter to the Supreme Court
The Pakistani Spectator has an open letter to the Supreme Court regarding the government's role in the Lal Masjid issue.
Pakistan: Monkeys and Countries
The Pakistani Spectator compares the current dynamics of international politics to the dances performed by monkeys owned by keepers to earn money.
Pakistan: Lal Masjid and afterwards
All Things Pakistan is provoked by the photograph of a father who son is inside the Lal Masjid. “Right now all these questions seem really petty and small. This is not the time for scoring cheap political points. This is not the time for spin.”
Pakistan: Ghazi Brothers and Lal Masjid
Metroblogging Islamabad on the Lal Masjid clerics, and why the mosque is called the “Red Mosque”.
Bangla blog musings: Mosque, mausoleum, music and Marxism
The Taj Mahal has won a place of glory in the recently announced list of the seven wonders of the world, much to the delight of Bangla bloggers. Shaukat Husein details out the complete list of winners but rues the absence of the Pyramids amongst them. A debate has ensued...
Pakistan: Lal Masjid and the Media
Whisk feels that the media could do a better job of covering the Lal Masjid issue by exploring other angles.
Pakistan: Attempt on Musharraf's Life
Metroblogging Islamabad on the attempt to assassinate President Musharraf.
South Asia: Doctors in the UK
With doctors in the NHS being connected to the terror plot in the UK, The Daily Rhino on the politics of healthcare and NHS.
Pakistan: Lal Masjid and Truths
Behind the Chairman's Door has a sharp response to those who state the Government in Pakistan shouldn't have dealt with the Lal Masjid issue the way it had.
Pakistan: Lal Masjid and Opinions
Metroblogging Islamabad attempts to collate opinions on the Lal Masjid shootout.
Pakistan: More on Lal Masjid
All Things Pakistan links to various media reports on the shootout at Lal Masjid. There is an interesting discussion on in the comments space.