Pakistani American

Elections and 'ill' actions
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… with this strategy it is preparing it is almost certain to advance towards the capital. The writer is a Pakistani-American mortgage banker. He blogs at http://dasghar.blogspot.com and can be reached at [email protected] He tweets at http://twitter … No tags for this post.

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Barbaristans zindabad: Ugly face of Bangladesh, Pakistan (and India)
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What were the crimes of these felled men and women, in Bangladesh and Pakistan? As Manan Ahmed Asif, a Pakistani-American historian at Columbia University, puts it: “The crime of the intellectual is to create the scene of the crime. The scene of the … No tags for this post.

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HBO's 'The Night Of' Will Be The Next Great NYC-Based TV Show
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Actor Ahmed, originally from the UK, also mentioned his research into his role as a Pakistani-American involving spending a good deal of time with locals in Queens: “It was indispensable for me.” Writer Price emphasized the authenticity of shooting on … No tags for this post.

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Cultural and community events in the District
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“Disgraced” Timothy Douglas directs Ayad Akhtar's Pulitzer Prize-winning drama about a Pakistani American lawyer living the American dream in an Upper East Side apartment until a friendly dinner party conversation threatens to tear down all that he has … No tags for this post.

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4 Pieces of Must-Know Casting News
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Nanjiani penned the script with his wife, writer Emily V. Gordon, about their relationship as a Pakistani-American couple. Production will take place in New York in May with help from Gayle Keller Casting and Apatow Productions. For the latest news … No tags for this post.

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'Prison Break' Season 5 Spoilers: Air Date Revealed? Newly Added Member …
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“Prison Break” has started filming its fifth season with a new member added to the team, Faran Tahir. Although the exact air date is not yet revealed by Fox, the latest spoilers report that the revival season is going to be aired from September 2016 … No tags for this post.

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Theatre Exile to Stage Political Thriller THE INVISIBLE HAND
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Akhtar, the first and only Pakistani-American Pulitzer Prize winning playwright, was born in New York City and raised in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He is the author of American Dervish, published in over twenty languages worldwide and a 2012 Best Book of … No tags for this post.

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FBI hints it paid over USD 1 mn to hack terrorist's iPhone
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Washington: The FBI paid more than USD one million to a company to break into the locked iPhone used by a Pakistani-American shooter involved in the San Bernardino terror attack, Director James Comey has hinted. Speaking at a security conference in … No tags for this post.

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DC to introduce Chinese New Super-Man
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Marvel's current Hulk is Korean American Amadeus Cho; African American Sam Wilson is one of the two Captain Americas; Miles Morales is an Afro-Latino Spider-Man; and the teenage Pakistani American Kamala Kahn is the current Ms. Marvel. However … No tags for this post.

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'Prison Break' 2016: Pakistani-American Actor Faran Tahir Another Newcomer In …
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Faran Tahir is an actor of Pakistani-American origin. The actor recently announced the news on Facebook stating that his role will be that of a recurring character called Jamil. According to the actor, viewers can see him in Season 5 of “Prison Break … No tags for this post.

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FBI paid over $1 mn to hack into the iPhone of San Bernardino shooter: report
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The FBI paid more than USD one million to a company to break into the locked iPhone used by a Pakistani-American shooter involved in the San Bernardino terror attack, Director James Comey has hinted. Speaking at a security conference in London, Comey … No tags for this post.

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Syracuse Stage Announces 2016/2017 Season
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A successful lawyer, Amir Kapour, is a deeply assimilated Pakistani-American with the perfect job, the perfect apartment and the perfect wife—until it all unravels over the course of a single dinner party (one of the most explosive scenes in recent … No tags for this post.

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Muslims still searching for their 'Cosby Show' moment
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Zobair, who grew up Catholic, said her embrace of Islam came from the heart – first through the close friendship of a Kuwaiti woman at Smith College and, later, through her marriage to a Pakistani American from a conservative Muslim family. In suburban … No tags for this post.

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Son of the Black Panther
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Under the guidance of editor-in-chief Axel Alonso, Marvel has successfully launched a number of books featuring underrepresented characters over the last several years, including an Afro-Latino Spider-Man, a female Thor, and a Pakistani-American Ms. No tags for this post.

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'Prison Break' Season 5: Why Are Amaury Nolasco, Dominic Purcell Looking For …
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Meanwhile, Pakistani-American actor Faran Tahir is the latest addition to the cast of the series. He opened up to The Express Tribune about how he got his role. However, it was really nice to spot the actors come together once again and have fun on the … No tags for this post.

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