FORMER CHICAGO COMPTROLLER AMER AHMAD ARRESTED IN PAKISTAN - May 3, 2014 Excerpted from The Chicago Tribune: Former Chicago Comptroller Amer Ahmad has been taken into custody in Pakistan, where he apparently fled ahead of his sentencing in a federal fraud case in Ohio. Dr. Usman Anwar, director of Pakistans Federal Investigation Agency in Punjab province said today that Ahmad was arrested at Lahore airport when he was ...Read more at…
In pictures: Natural ways of increasing Indian yields
In pictures: Natural ways of increasing Indian yields. Good examples courtesy of the BBC - if only they would publish and report more on natural ways, rather than fall back on what seems like an unhealthy alliance with the "science" brigade and pharmaceutical interests.
The Most Iconic Photographs From National Geographic's 125-Year History
The Most Iconic Photographs From National Geographic's 125-Year History. Perhaps the most iconic National Geographic photo, Steve McCurry snapped this picture of an Afghan girl in a Pakistan refugee camp in 1984. It almost went unnoticed, until one editor rescued it from a pile and stuck it on the June 1985 Cover. Absolutely stunning photo. #nationalgeographic