‘Zoning Out’: the Mind in the City
Journalism

‘Zoning Out’: the Mind in the City

By Ochieng Maddo Travelling by train, as opposed to walking or driving through the city, exposes one to a kind of surreal environment. It momentarily binds together individuals from diverse backgrounds, detaches them from the larger physical environment of the city and provides them with both written and unwritten conventions of operation and engagement. The environment … Continue reading

Helmetless, Father of Six, ‘Bread Winner’, Killed in Motorcycle Accident with Police Vehicle
Journalism

Helmetless, Father of Six, ‘Bread Winner’, Killed in Motorcycle Accident with Police Vehicle

By Ahsan Ali Bashar On the 12th September 2012, Manzoor Hussain, father of six was involved in a fatal motorcycle accident. Manzoor collided with a 4×4 Police vehicle throwing the 40 year old off his motorbike, scraping his head across the ground. Serious consequences were to follow for him and his family. The powerful impact with … Continue reading