During the peak of the Taliban rule in 1999, not a single girl was enrolled in a secondary school and merely 4% of those eligible were at primary schools. Now …
Mukadam, a 27-year-old woman and daughter of Pakistan's former ambassador to South Korea, was brutally killed in Islamabad on July 20.
By creating a ‘punishment’ for people by debarring them from important schemes, the UP government is yet again using their infamous model of fear to further dehumanise marginalised communities.
Within hours of his death, many started mocking him for having captured the harsh reality of India's healthcare system during the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Reuters journalist was embedded with the Afghan Special Forces, and had been reporting on their operations against the Taliban in the region.
The pseudo-representation of Urdu in popular culture is more harmful than erasure itself. The very romanticisation of Urdu has become its anathema.