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Photograph of the day

This is what your face looks like when you get punched in the head. Via Yahoo sports.

Excerpt of the day: ‘You may sit there.’

This is from Basharat Peer’s Curfewed Night about growing up and living with the Kashmir conflict. This excerpt is drawn from a section where a young Peer is moving away...

The last three pieces Murtaza Razvi wrote

It’s too early to speculate on the whys and hows of Murtaza Razvi’s tragic and sad torture and murder. Instead, I just wanted to take this opportunity to present the...

Can Chelsea beat Barcelona? Actually, yes

One of my (only?) Chelsea supporting-friends, a guy called Zeyd, sent me the following email yesterday: You’re going to destroy us. Honestly, I just want a bit of respectability to the scoreline. A...

How about a ministry we actually need?

Dawn has a ho-hum story on the front page today, about moves and shakes within the cabinet. President Asif Ali Zardari administered the oaths as five new federal ministers and...