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Karachi’s umbilical chord of violence

By Mahim Maher

August 6, 2012 | 3:06 pm

This photo by Nefer Sehgal for The Express Tribune was taken in May 2011 in Karachi outside the Edhi morgue

Veeo-lawns is how the French pronounce ‘violence’ and these days that is how I read it in my head when I’m editing copy. I think my brain is linguistically euphemizing my diction –... read on

  • Pakistan’s youth bulge and how size matters

    By Mahim Maher

    August 5, 2012 | 5:02 am

    Size matters, as I am keen on pointing out much to the irritation of friends outside the newsroom and reporters in it. Their snickers indicate to me that they are having non-Shariah compliant thoughts. What I am usually referring to is the size of cities, especially Karachi, which is... read on

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

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I am a 33-year-old journalist in Karachi, Pakistan where I work as the city or metropolitan editor for The Express Tribune, a daily national newspaper in English affiliated...

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