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Tape-balls and their love affair with Pakistan’s streets

Tape-balls and their love affair with Pakistan’s streets

Every year, the month of Ramazan brings out hordes of young boys for night cricket tournaments on streets across the country. As the lights turn on, the makeshift wickets are arranged and the frenzy begins, bowlers are seen running in and once again rekindling an old national romance that keeps on giving: Pakistanis and fast

Stop, eat and fast

KARACHI: “You think these womenfolk who do their Eid shopping till way past midnight will then go home to prepare Sahri for their families? No, they also eat out,” says Dodal Sindhi while checking if the roast chickens turning on the grills behind him are receiving equal heat from all sides.


Bangles are traditional ornaments worn mostly by South Asian women in India, Pakistan and Bangladesh. Bangles also have a very traditional value. Bangles are the essential part of the ladies jewelry and no festive occasion is complete without bangles.