Rain brings smiles to Thar Desert people after three years of successive drought.
By: Gulab Rai,Islamkot, Thar, Sindh
From the first week of July 09 heavy rains have been falling on the whole of Thar Desert in Sindh province of Pakistan. Soon after the rainfall people have started ploughing their land and sowing seeds of traditional crops of bajra (millet) and guwar (cluster beans) in all the four talukas of Thar.
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By: Suraiya Makhdoom, UK
… Cooperation between Balouchs and Sindhis – there can’t be 2 opinions as to whether Sindhis should support the just cause of Baloch struggle: we should and we are. Sindhis as a nation and a people have a time honoured tradition of supporting all the just causes. As far as Balouchistan is concerned, Sindhis have been with their Balouch brothers and sisters on every step of the way. Sindhi nation supported Balouchs during the 1970’s military operation and many suffered jails and other tortures.
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Courtesy: ARY NEWS, Saturday July 25 , 2009 12:00:36 AM
KARACHI: Two activists of Jiye Sindh Qaumi Mahaz (JSQM) were killed and several others injured as some unidentified persons opened indiscriminate fire at JSQM rally at D A Asphani Road, ARY NEWS reported on Friday. According to the police, JSQM workers Friday held protest rally against the killing of party worker some two weeks ago and demanded for arrest of the culprits.
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When you learn to read you will be born again … and you will never be quite so alone again. – RUMER GODDEN
Dr. Ghulam Nabi Fai, Executive Director, Kashmiri American Council/Kashmir Center has expressed satisfaction on the adoption of the Washington declaration during the concluding session of the conference. Here is the text of the Declaration.
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