Category Archives: Summer

Long, Hot Summer and Energy Crisis in Pakistan

I turn on the camera to talk to my parents on Skype and find my dear father sitting shirtless with a hand held fan giving himself a wisp of air every now and then. He tells me there is no … Continue reading

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Dynamics of Living in Pakistan Nowadays

Pakistan is in a desperate struggle to keep its lights on and ultimately its economy rolling. With no lights in the big cities for 10-12 hours and in the rural areas for 18 hours, the economy cannot simply get off … Continue reading

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