Pakistan’s Papers React to Cross-Border Strike

Even by the standards of recent Pakistan-US relations, the killing of as many as 25 Pakistani soldiers by Nato-led forces yesterday can only send an already fragile alliance into a tail spin. Islamabad has closed its land crossings to Nato supply convoys heading to Afghanistan. And with anti-American demonstrations planned for later today, things will … More Pakistan’s Papers React to Cross-Border Strike

My Reading List for Future Journalists

The Columbia Journalism Review has a reading list for aspiring journalists, recommended by writers, journalists and acdemics. Of the 48 titles, I have read two – On Writing by Stephen King and the second volume of George Orwell’s collected essays. As one of the commentators suggests, this is rather “high falutin” list, with some pretty … More My Reading List for Future Journalists