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Abyss of uncertainty

Abyss of uncertainty

Mahfuzul Haque reflects on the sufferings faced by child brides, who are often married off at an early age by their parents due to extreme poverty, social pressure and other issues  The names of the child brides, in this article, have been changed upon their request Kona’s family was suffering from severe financial hardship as the income of the sole-earner […]

Turkey during the 70s

Turkey during the 70s

by S.A. Mansoor I was in Turkey under a Management Training Programme for three months in 1970 on a Ford Foundation Grant along with another trainee from the then West Pakistan. We opted to take a holiday break, with a sea and land trip across Turkey, to see the sights of the country, and relax away from the crowd of […]