Update on Pakistan’s floods

Listen to the Interview Here: Radio interview with TiffinTalk, an Indian current affairs radioshow While the breaking news of the Pakistan floods has faded from the front pages of newspapers, only to be replaced by what sounds like flood induced damage to unfinished buildings at the Commonwealth Games, the fallout from the catastrophe is still very real.  As a matter of fact, for the scale of the disaster that Pakistan faced during this year’s monsoon, the amount of aid it received was stunningly low.  To give us a better understanding of the floods, we are joined by Imad Ahmed.  Imad … Continue reading Update on Pakistan’s floods

Interview with BusinessBecause

Business Because The Fletcher School Q+A By Kate Jillings, 23/09 /2010 Business students at The Fletcher School aren’t afraid to change the world, according to MIB 2011 candidate Imad Ahmed Imad Ahmed Where did you grow up? Until I was 18, I grew up in eight towns, villages and cities across England. We would take holidays to Pakistan, and surrounding countries like the UAE and Sri Lanka, or to California. When we returned to England, we often found ourselves in a new home due to my father’s frequent transfers. You studied your undergrad on the West Coast at Berkeley. What … Continue reading Interview with BusinessBecause

Rule of law interviews with the media

I’m a Muslim, get me out of here, BBC Radio 4 Decency on hold, Daily Times A look at INS Special registration, Star News TV Focus Asia by Ling Liu – full interview Muslim registration under attack, San Francisco Chronicle On being a threat to homeland security, Wiretap – full interview Berdahl sends back $63,000 to ASUC, Daily Californian Campus remembers attacks, Daily Californian International Students may pay fee for database, Daily Californian Students protest INS registration policy, Daily Californian Post September 11 woes plague international students, Daily Californian INS Registration stirs foreign student fears, Daily Californian Continue reading Rule of law interviews with the media

City of Love

The Friday Times | Mar 8, 2007 Cyril Almeida was in Lahore for Basant and set eyelashes aflutter; now his heart is flying like a kite Lahore’s Achilles heel has long been its women: cookie-cutter LGS princesses who are more girl than woman. They are always pretty, but few are attractive few weeks ago an article in these pages extolling the virtues of Karachi made me throw up my hands in disbelief. I am a Karachiite. I voluntarily came back to the city after seven years away. I would rather not be anywhere else. But Karachi is an awful city. Anyone … Continue reading City of Love