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· September, 2011

Stories about Pakistan from September, 2011

Pakistan: The Relation With The US And Its Importance

Chowrangi discusses the recent stand-off between USA and Pakistan and its implication on the war on terror.

Why don’t South Asians talk to each other?

South Asians consist of one fifth of the planet’s population and they have similar cultures. And yet some kind of loose confederation between South Asian countries looks like an unattainable...

Pakistan: Update On Flood Relief

Teeth Maestro posts updates of some ongoing flood relief projects of SARelief in Pakistan. You can track the relief activities by following the hashtag #pkrelief on Twitter.

Pakistan: A New Literary Voice

Pak Tea House highlights Ayesha Salman, a new literary voice from Pakistan, who shares her works in a blog.

Pakistan: Repeated Agonies

Beena Sarwar has some general observations from the 2010 Pakistan floods, which are sadly relevant again as nothing significant has been done to prevent floods.

Pakistan: Neglected Millions of Sindh Floods

After the devastating 2010 floods in Pakistan the government took no practical steps to tackle the possibility of future floods. The consequence of this gross negligence is that floods are...

Pakistan: Dengue Crisis Worsens

Mohammad Yusha reports that the mosquito-borne Dengue fever crisis has worsened in the Punjab region of Pakistan.

South Asia: Worst Cities In South Asia

South Asia Blog analyzes the Global Livability Report and its assumption of the worst cities in South Asia.

Pakistan: Eid Moon Madness

Pak Tea House posts a caption collage on the controversy regarding Eid Moon sighting in Pakistan.

Pakistan: Speaking Out the Unspoken – Gawaahi

Information and communications technology (ICT) has long been hailed as a harbinger of a global change. Gawaahi is one such venture that aims to bring to fore underrepresented voices of...

Pakistan: Rain In Karachi

Kashif Aziz at Chowrangi posts some photos depicting how the recent downpour caused trouble in Karachi.

Pakistan: The Dengue Crisis In Punjab

After the recent heavy rains, dengue fever has turned into an epidemic in Punjab, reports Chowrangi.

Pakistan: Empowering Youth for a Better Tomorrow

Institute of Peace and Secular Studies is a humble, community youth organization in Lahore, Pakistan which aims to empower Pakistani youth and encourage them to face up to today’s challenges...

Pakistan: Ahmadi Man Murdered In Faisalabad reports that a man belonging to the Ahmadiyya community has been shot dead. He became yet another victim of the religious hatred being propagated against the minority community in...

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