Posts Tagged ‘ Online ’

Pakistan’s conspiracy theories

Nov 21st, 2009 | By | Category: Uncategorized

If it looks like a duck, swims like a duck and quacks like a duck, then … anyone who tells you it is a duck must be hiding something. So goes the logic of conspiracy theories which are gaining increasing currency in Pakistan because of the wave of gun and bomb attacks in its towns and cities. […]

Dawn Eats Crow

Oct 14th, 2009 | By | Category: Uncategorized

News agency Dawn has become the latest media outlet to be used as a puppet by political operatives in Pakistan. In a story published on Monday, October 12, Dawn stated that Pakistan’s Ambassador to the United States, Husain Haqqani, would be dismissed within 48 hours and he would take over as Presidential spokesperson from Farahtullah […]