Veggies Not Welcome

There’s something almost hypnotic about watching a butcher at work. The blade flashes through the air, cutting expertly at mutton leg and shoulder, carving cubes and chops with a rhythmic thud, thud, thud as knife hits wooden block. As the speed increases, the butcher leans forward in his throne of planks. White flecks of fat … More Veggies Not Welcome

Mr Munter Goes to Lahore

In the interests of underscoring the tightness of relations between the US and Pakistan in the wake of last week’s WikiLeaks revelations, Cameron Munter, the American ambassador to Islamabad, went for breakfast in Lahore with three other Americans. I take you now to the press release…. “The United States-Pakistan relationship is strong. Pakistan’s government leaders … More Mr Munter Goes to Lahore