Manzoor Ali

A fading khaki tapestry

The death of small languages in Pakistan represents the death of civilisations.

Mar 17, 2015

Through the Khyber, once more

This historic passage is again becoming dangerous – though this is nothing new.

Mar 12, 2009

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