1. How the Filthy Rich Live in Rising Asia →

  2. Whither Karachi? – The Express Tribune →

    An overview of problems faced by Karachi due to lack of a governing authority and effective planning mechanism. Hope this megalopolis gets its fair share of concerned citizens and attention of the government.

  3. Scents of Perfume Chowk →

  4. Visual Karachi: From Paris of Asia, to City of Lights, to Hell on Earth →

    What a treat this piece from Nadeem F. Paracha is. A visual journey through the history of Karachi.

  5. It is curious that God’s revelation tells us that the fullness of humanity and of history is realized in a city.

    — Pope Francis  (via thenewurbanist)

  6. (Source: prettyisnotuseful)

  7. Urban development report 2011: Big landlords determining urban expansion – The Express Tribune →

  8. Does It Help to Know History? →

  9. Why Walking Helps Us Think - The New Yorker →

    Another piece on why walking is the biggest favor we can do to ourselves.

  10. Istanbul’s defiant house demolished →