Jewish Journal

In Pakistan, they almost party like in the USA

By Mahim Maher

May 30, 2010 | 4:13 am

IY and his buddies at his farewell. This was a more laid back party than others.

If you ever visit Karachi make sure you have a local socialite contact so you aren’t bored out of your gourd on Saturday night because we have no bars, clubs... More.

  • Shopping in Karachi - Will that be paper or plastic, Aunty?

    By Mahim Maher

    May 29, 2010 | 1:44 pm

    I went shopping today. With the exception of good bras, you can find pretty much anything you need in Karachi. One of the best markets for kitsch is... More.

  • Groups with confusing names, bodies with no cause

    By Mahim Maher

    May 28, 2010 | 3:19 pm

    I was going to make the first ever Pakistan blogger awards the lede today when a source of mine called at 7:30pm. They had been giving the Sunni action... More.

  • Terrorist attack in Lahore, Pakistan

    By Mahim Maher

    May 28, 2010 | 5:29 am

    At least 19 people have been killed in Model Town Lahore, gunfire continues. It is 430pm in Pakistan on Friday. The police have defused a suicide bomber’s jacket. The place that has been attacked apepars to be a minority Ahmedi mosque. For more details and developing news in English go to:

  • Question mark over Radio Mullah’s death

    By Mahim Maher

    May 27, 2010 | 1:43 am

    The Pakistani media is going crazy with reports that Mullah Fazlullah, commonly referred to Radio Mullah, has been killed in a fight with security forces... More.

  • Let the Americans have it

    By Mahim Maher

    May 25, 2010 | 1:36 pm

    Our dirty business and Hakeemullah Mehsud Hollywood lookalikes

    [Karachi, Pakistan] A friend of mine is telling me about her new man. They are driving... More.