Monthly Archives: November 2012

My First Air Travel

My mother had 3 sisters. Syeda (bari khala aka khala jaan), Ismat (Khala), Roshan (Choti Khala). My father and Khaloo Jan had  jobs in Karachi, while Ismat’s husband was working for East Pakistan Railway and settled in Ishurdi. Choti Khala … Continue reading

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Local Resistance and Colonial Reprisal: Tirhut (Muzaffarpur) Muslims in the Ghadar, 1857-59

Maulvi Hakeem Ahsan, brother of my Great Grandfather participated in the Anti British movement in Bihar. His name is not included in the Historical account because, the Judge has deleted his name from the list by mistake. I will cover … Continue reading

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Feelings: (My article published in Business Recorder, Karachi)

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Banana Story

 Banana is a daily staple in South Asia, a fruit which everybody can easily afford. In my childhood, banana was rare in Karachi and it was not grown in West Pakistan. We got it only when someone visiting us would … Continue reading

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some message of the past

5. From the page of Waheeda Hanif: Pakistani parents wish and pray for a child with a dick. It does not matter how big a dick he proves later on. 4. Evolution Theory is a presented with scientific data, supporting … Continue reading

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