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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Mariana Baabar

Articles by Mariana Baabar

In Elision Alley

In Elision Alley

Jun 20, 2011 Mariana Baabar

Mortal fear aims to muzzle Pakistani scribes. Many are defiant.

Jackboot Prints

Jackboot Prints

May 30, 2011 Mariana Baabar

A cornered Pakistan army can now be asked to loosen its hold

A Moveable Kingdom

A Moveable Kingdom

May 23, 2011 Mariana Baabar

The ‘mansion life’ was a frugal one for Osama and extended family

The False Prophets

The False Prophets

May 16, 2011 Mariana Baabar

History closes its doors on Osama bin Laden’s millenarian chapter, but pages full of question marks stare...

Autumnal Showers

Autumnal Showers

May 09, 2011 Mariana Baabar ON Jamil Ahmad

Jamil Ahmad, 78, ex-bureaucrat, chronicler of tribal Pakistan, shared a life with his novel

Lost In Trancenation

Lost In Trancenation

Apr 11, 2011 Mariana Baabar

Black humour alleviates rage as Pakistan copes with heartbreak

No Country For Kafirs?

No Country For Kafirs?

Feb 07, 2011 Mariana Baabar

Insecurity envelops Balochi Hindus after a series of abductions. Many are emigrating.

The Flickering Flame

The Flickering Flame

Jan 31, 2011 Mariana Baabar

Pakistan’s liberals are fleeing the country in fear or being forced into silence

Munni’s Darlings Sell The Silver

Munni’s Darlings Sell The Silver

Dec 20, 2010 Mariana Baabar

The leaks expose Pakistan’s double game, tarnishes leaders

Stuck In The Craw

Stuck In The Craw

Nov 22, 2010 Mariana Baabar

Pakistanis are enraged by Obama’s nod for an India UNSC seat

Who’s The Visitor Next Door?

Who’s The Visitor Next Door?

Nov 08, 2010 Mariana Baabar

In visiting India, Barack Obama will leave lots of Pakistanis feeling slighted. How is Islamabad coping?

Cracking Pillars

Cracking Pillars

Oct 18, 2010 Mariana Baabar

The judiciary and executive join the mighty churn in Pakistan

It’s The Monofocals

It’s The Monofocals

Aug 02, 2010 Mariana Baabar

Unprepared, indecisive, India changed the agenda, allege the Pakistanis

The Dosa Fidayeen

The Dosa Fidayeen

Jul 05, 2010 Mariana Baabar

Go green. In red-blooded Pakistan, kafir vegetarian food is making inroads.

Anchor Cast Adrift

Anchor Cast Adrift

May 31, 2010 Mariana Baabar

What’s behind the tapes of TV host Hamid Mir’s chat with a Taliban man?

Ill Stars And Sick Stripes

Ill Stars And Sick Stripes

May 24, 2010 Mariana Baabar

American reprimands leave a dent on the ordinary Pakistani’s goodwill

Gunpowder Blot

Gunpowder Blot

May 17, 2010 Mariana Baabar

New York’s lucky reprieve has yet again marked Pakistan as the bombers’ base

Held In Trust

Held In Trust

Apr 05, 2010 Mariana Baabar

Pakistan’s diplomatic star is in the ascendant

The Pindi Manifesto

The Pindi Manifesto

Mar 01, 2010 Mariana Baabar

The Pak army chief gets candid about India, and unresolved issues

Firing Squads

Firing Squads

Feb 08, 2010 Mariana Baabar

Pakistan smarts under a cricketing slight