Chained!

I observed thisĀ  man in Bahrain’s Muharraq Suq. Though it did not count for much when I clicked, the chains on the bench are ominous. Sadly, this signifies life for countless thousands in this part of the world – people who leave their homes and families in search of a good life but end up…

Behind ‘enemy’ Lines

A Pakistani policemen I came across yesterday greeted me in his customary colloquial Punjabi and then followed it up with “baon zulam hoeya hai jee” (a heinous crime has been committed). For a split second i was shocked but soon realised he said that in reaction to the death in a Pakistani hospital of Indian…