Social Media Rallies to Help Comatose Pakistani Student in US
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Social Media Rallies to Help Comatose Pakistani Student in US

Muhammad Shahzaib Bajwa, a 21-year-old Pakistani exchange student in the US, has been in a coma since 13 November 2013 when a deer collided with the car he and his friends were riding in outside of the city of Minneapolis. At a local hospital after the accident, Bajwa went into cardiac arrest. Doctors were able to … Continue reading

Pakistan Government Blames Social Media for Fanning Sectarian Clashes
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Pakistan Government Blames Social Media for Fanning Sectarian Clashes

A three-day curfew was imposed in Rawalpindi city, after eleven people were killed and a market was burnt, following a clash reportedly between Sunni and Shia crowds on Ashura, the 10th day of the Islamic month Muharram, a day of mourning and processions for Shia-muslims. Soon after the clash on November 15, 2013, images – some doctored and some manipulated with … Continue reading