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Please take me to hospital, my friend

Jun 10th, 2011 | By | Category: Pakistan

“Haspataal puhancha day yar, mujhay haspataal to puhancha day’’ “Take me to hospital, my friend, please take me to hospital” were my last words. And why would they take me to hospital when they shot me like an animal. Had they considered me a human being, they wouldn’t have treated me like this. I would […]

Be Wary of The Headlines

Jun 8th, 2011 | By | Category: Media Watch

“Muslim beauty stoned to death’’ was a headline, I came across  on a news website. The screaming headline is a perfect example of yellow journalism gone wild. Unfortunately these dirty tactics of marketing news have become a norm. The news was picked up from British and Ukrainian newspapers which in summary said, “Aspiring Miss Ukraine […]