Sohail Sangi

THE SICKLE THAT RUSTED

THE SICKLE THAT RUSTED

May 21 was the death anniversary of Hyder Bux Jatoi, the face of the erstwhile peasant movement in Sindh. Eos looks back

Updated 22 May, 2017 07:15pm

Veteran peasant leader Talpur dies

The peasant leader and veteran politician who was equally popular among friends and foes for his witty, candid and no-holds-barred remarks Comrade Mir Mohammed Talpur is no more. He died in Tando Jam on Tuesday. He was 88.

Published 18 Apr, 2013 01:02am
Renowned scholar Kaimkhani dies

Renowned scholar Kaimkhani dies

Renowned nomad anthropologist and researcher Khursheed Kaimkhani died at a Karachi hospital on Wednesday after a long illness.

Published 10 Jan, 2013 12:07am

Tug of war over control renders Dr N.A. Baloch Institute dysfunctional

HYDERABAD, Jan 5: Wrangling between a provincial minister and the chief secretary over the control of the Dr Nabi Bux Baloch Institute of Research has rendered the institute all but dysfunctional, reducing its work to that of a mere publishing agency.

Published 05 Jan, 2013 08:10pm

Cronyism-hit SLA of little service to Sindhi

HYDERABAD, Nov 24: The Sindhi Language Authority is not following its charter, allegations of violations of rules in appointments in the SLA are common, and it seems to be focusing only on publication of books.

Published 24 Nov, 2012 08:14pm
The unravelling of the SPNA

The unravelling of the SPNA

After the Sindh United Party entered into an alliance with the PML-N, hopes of nationalists contesting elections from one platform have withered away.

Published 24 Jul, 2012 02:28am

Nawaz Sharif sets his sights on Sindh

IN order to reach the corridors of power, the PML-N needs to project itself as a national party. Nawaz Sharif did make an attempt to gain a foothold in Balochistan, but the insurgency in the troubled province has made matters difficult. Also, the N-League

Published 29 May, 2012 08:01pm

An intrepid leader

Sindhi youth and political activists have been observing Nazir Abbasis death anniversary each year in remembrance of...

Published 09 Aug, 2010 12:00am

Short mango season

IT WAS surprising that we had a short mango season this year. Previously, we had this juicy fruit at least for four...

Published 05 Aug, 2002 12:00am

Thar coal: issues and options

China and Pakistan have recently entered into an agreement to launch work on the Thar coal project. The Chinese...

Published 15 Jul, 2002 12:00am