Must Watch: Rabiya says persecution of minorities in Pak is institutionalised

Question (Teesta Setalvad): What are the specific problems that the Hindu and Christian Minorities face in Pakistan ?” Answer:  Most of the Hindus in Pakistan live in Sindh, they are at the lowest rung of the economic scale, not just the ‘lower castes’ but also agricultural labourers. Now Sindh has been traditionally the more tolerant part of Pakistan unlike Punjab. But over the past years … Continue reading Must Watch: Rabiya says persecution of minorities in Pak is institutionalised

Imran Khan isn’t the only warrior in Pakistan’s elections: Kamila Shamsie

It didn’t take long after Imran Khan’s fall– 4.5 metres from a makeshift platform on a forklift at a campaign rally – for his supporters to begin comparing him to a warrior unseated from his horse in battle. If there was a note of triumph in their voice as they said it, it’s not entirely surprising. On Tuesday afternoon, Khan was the only halfway serious … Continue reading Imran Khan isn’t the only warrior in Pakistan’s elections: Kamila Shamsie