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[15 Dec 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Art Review: Mohsin Shafi

Mohsin Shafi juxtaposes images of politicians over or alongside famous artworks and historical photographs in his Dadaist exhibition at the Sanat Initiative gallery.

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[15 Dec 2014 | Comments Off | ]
The Big Cover-Up

The government has covered up the findings of a judicial commission of the Lahore High Court (LHC) and a Joint Investigation Team (JIT) formed to probe the Model Town incident, and used several delaying tactics to avoid the initiation of legal proceedings.

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[13 Dec 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Interview: Hassan, Internally Displaced Person from Ladha, South Waziristan

“I spent 17 peaceful years in my village. But now I am a traveller, with no home to go back to.”

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[13 Dec 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Trouble in Paradise

Despite the defeat of the TTP in Swat, peace committee members continue to be targeted by militants.

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[13 Dec 2014 | Comments Off | ]
War Without End

Despite the army’s wide-ranging successes in its military operation, the militant threat refuses to go away.

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[13 Dec 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Book Review: Naseeruddin Shah Memoir

Understated but candid, Naseeruddin Shah’s memoir offers a vivid glimpse of parallel Indian cinema and theatre.

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[13 Dec 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Book Review:  The State of Islam

Toor’s The State of Islam offers an insightful account of how Islam has been used by assorted leaders in Pakistan to further their own interests and agendas.

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[13 Dec 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Zap!Pow!Bang!

Adeel uz Zafar’s Stranger Than Fiction exhibition at Gandhara Art feels like a walk through a dystopian Disneyland.