Ever since the Metro Bus was first conceived about 11 months ago, people have been criticizing and bashing it non stop. Social media has been abuzz with people perpetually bitching and whining about the Metro Bus without actually knowing or understanding the concept of the project. Continue reading
In the last 6 months or so, Karachi has been perpetually burning. To be honest Karachi has been burning for over five years now, but in the last 6 months it’s gotten simply insane. Unlike Rehman Malik who refuses to accept the facts and shows us the third finger regularly as the reason Karachi is burning, the rest of humanity knows it’s the MQM at play. But why is MQM, the party that claims to own the city and be its savior killing and maiming people in the city that was once beautiful and amazing.
Simply put there are three reasons this mess is going on. We can throw down all sorts of theories but factually speaking it’s these three reasons combined that are the basis of Karachi’s current bout of MQM. Continue reading
People often say that there are two Pakistans, one for the rich and one for the poor. That is a debatable issue, but what is not debatable is the fact that MQM lives and operates in a different domain than the rest of us.
Everyone by now knows that in the last 5 years over 8000 people have lost their lives in Karachi. Out of the 5 years in question, MQM held the Mayorship of the city while it was also in the Provincial & Federal Government. But magically* MQM managed to not get blamed for this gross mismanagement and instead they actually managed magically* to walk out of this as victims. Continue reading