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Streetfighter versus socialite
The other day a packet arrived in the mail from Pakistan. It weighed in excess of a kilogram; but the return address assured me that it was not a bomb but a book. It had been sent by the Karachi branch of the Oxford...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Strike down, but not out
Sir — It is a case of man proposing, and god accepting the proposal. The Supreme Court has upheld t ...  | Read.. 
 
Heart warming
Sir — The successful heart surgery of the two-and-a-half-year-old Pakistani girl, Noor Fatima, at N ...  | Read.. 
 
What ails the city'
Sir — Vivek Oberoi’s decision to not get operated in Calcutta is an outright insult to the Calcutta ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
AN UNEXPECTED CURE
Free treatment for Pakistani children may be shrewd PR, but its promise of warmth should not be undervalued...| Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
How easy it is to call rogue and villian, and that wittily! But how hard to make a man appear a fool, a blockhead, or a knave, without using any of those opprobrious terms! To spare the grossness of the names, and to do the thing yet more severely, is to draw a full face, and to make the nose and cheeks stand out, and yet not to employ any depth of shadowing. — JOHN DRYDEN
 
THIS ABOVE ALL
A late friendship
He was exactly seven days older than me. We were in the same class in Government College (Lahore) and lived in the same hostel, yet I was hardly aware....  | Read..