Stories about Pakistan from October, 2007
Pakistan: Oh! The politics!
KO reflects on the politics in Pakistan, commenting “American movie goers will be familiar with the feeling many Pakistan’s are going through. “
Pakistan: Blast in Rawalpindi
The Pakistani Spectator on a blast in Rawalpindi.
Pakistan: Weeping for the Fatherland
A moving post at Truth Spring on the lives that are lost in Pakistan as violence strikes frequently.
Pakistan: Women and Harassment
All Things Pakistan on the harassment and bullying women face at the workplace or in school.
Malaysia: Sucide Bombing Is UnIslamic
Mahaguru88 comments on the recent suicide bombing in Pakistan and questions the act of suicide bombing and its use by certain groups.
Pakistan: Hitchhiking around the world
Metroblogging Islamabad chats with a French traveler hitchhiking around the world.
Pakistan: In the wake of the attacks
On her return from an eight year self imposed exile, former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto was welcomed to Karachi with a procession of thousands of her supporters, and two successful suicide bombers. The attack resulted in 136 dead, hundreds more injured and a public that was left in utter shock. The public have their own opinions about who is ultimately responsible.
Pakistan: Bomb Blasts in Karachi
Metroblogging Lahore and Metroblogging Karachi on the bomb blasts in Karachi attacking Benazir Bhutto.
Pakistan: Return of Benazir
Metroblogging Karachi has an open thread discussing the return of Benazir Bhutto to Pakistan.
Pakistan: Showtime in India
Stand up comedy and music talent shows in India have had some Pakistani participants and they've met with great success. All Things Pakistan on the trend, with some interesting insights in the comments space.
Pakistan: No Dating
The Pakistani Spectator doesn't approve of the dating scene in Pakistan.
Pakistan: All about Waziristan
The Pakistani Spectator has a post on the context of Waziristan.
I must begin this post by extending my sincere apologies to the readers of GV for my disappearance of the GV radar for the past several months.. Unfortunately, for me I do not have valid excuse for this prolonged absence except to tell you the truth. I was abducted by...
Pakistan: Making sense of the politics
Pickled Politics attempts to make sense of the political situation in Pakistan
Pakistan: Interview with Omer Alvie
The Pakistani Spectator has an interview with blogger Omer Alvie, who also contributes to Global Voices.
Pakistan: Faith and Fasting
DeOwl has an interesting post exploring the link between faith and fasting during Ramzan as she finds herself in the US, alone.
Pakistan: Elections and Musharraf
Metroblogging Islamabad on the elections in Pakistan and Musharraf's win.
Pakistan: Ramzan Memories
All Things Pakistan walks down memory lane, and remembers Ramzan in Pakistan in the years gone by.
Pakistan: Musharraf and After
All Things Pakistan runs a poll on what the consequences of Musharraf winning the election could be.
Pakistan: Religion's role in Politics
The Pakistani Spectator on religion's role in politics.
Pakistan: Democracy and Governance
All Things Pakistan on the idea of a democracy versus a government by the elite.