Desi Back to Desh

Between airports, airplanes and transit lounges

It is not easy playing the game that is words…

I have chosen to walk on the shoulder of giants…

Daughter of the West by Tariq Ali, ex-BBC, The Leopard and the Fox, in self imposed exile. The LBR piece written on 13th December 2007, paints an alternate picture of the princess in Pink.

Pakistan after Benazir by Adil Najam, at All Things Pakistan, talks about the anger unleashed post 27th December and its consequences.

Round up IX by Sepoy at Chapati Mystery includes the analysis by Dr. Naeem that represents the views of an ordinary Pakistani.

Also see Round up X and The Benazir they knew by the same author, as well as Franz Ferdinand’s last sigh by farangi, also at Chapati Mystery

Martyr without a cause, by Bill Dalrympl at Times.

And, saving the best for last, the inimitable ZAK of Zakintosh fame.

Over and out.