CENSUS AND DEVELOPMENT

By Arshad Abbasi 2017 is going to be the year of a census in Pakistan. The much-delayed and highly-required process of counting population in different statistical...

Protest Against the ‘Deadly’ Reservoir Continues

By Partab Meghwar  Local villagers, social workers and organizations have been staging protests for the past three months against the deadly reservoir being constructed on 1,500...

Thari Voice Talent Making His Name

By Varkha Pardeep Tharparkar is known for producing great folk singers such as Sadiq Faqeer, Mai Bhagi and Mai Dhai just to name a few. Hailing...

Islamkot: Villagers Stand Up Against Influential Landlord

By Sajid Bajeer Dozens of villagers from Bapuhar, a village of Islamkot, in Tharparkar staged a protest against an influential landlord belonging to a political...

Attacks on Shrines: Where Do the Poor Go then?

By Arshad Abbasi Pakistan continues to bleed and Pakistanis’ woes from terrorism and militancy remain fresh. The recent horrendous terrorist attack on the Shrine of...