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Living with an upgraded Kei Car – 2006 Daihatsu Cuore / Mira

Chapter 1 – The Initial Purchase When it was relatively new, shiny and entirely adorable Sometime in 2010, I bought a 2006 Daihatsu Cuore as my first car in Pakistan. Of course, when I say ‘my’, it is in the

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2016 Yamaha YBR 125 Review

A colleague of mine has bought a brand new, shiny Yamaha YBR 125. Courtesy, me. How, ask ye? Here is how it happened. (If you don’t want to know and are more interested in my review, skip to the introduction

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Review: 2012 Daihatsu Mira G Eco-Smart Edition

Review of the Daihatsu Mira G Eco – Smart Edition. Owned by the writer.

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A chronicle of festive fervency

Originally posted on My Proliferating Thoughts:
I had been sitting behind the steering wheel of my car, head resting on my hand, the front two windows open, since the last 10 minutes. The air around me was thick with excitement…

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Ricers

I’ll be the first to admit that your average Pakistani isn’t exactly a fluent writer, especially where motoring and motorsports are concerned. Add to that our woeful tendency to not proof-read, the pidgin form of writing we practice and the

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The curse of the hybrids

Dear Reader, before you begin reading what is probably a long diatribe against hybrid cars, you might want to consider reading something else. You’ve been warned. I like cars. They like me. I care for them. They care for me.

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Pimps, Preachers and Politicians

Originally posted on Mulos Blog:
Growing up in a highly conservative and religious Zambia, you get to see the reverence we place upon our preachers and politicians. Fortunately pimps are not that common in Zambia, but they fall under the…

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Photography 101

I’m sorry for the delay between posts. No, I’m not. Frankly, I’m a busy individual even if I do say so myself. I have your best interests at heart though, which is why better late than never. To the point

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Photography 101

I must be doing something right for a change, if you’re still here. Right-o then, lets’ get cracking! We’ll be talking about the modes today – or one mode in particular. This mode is the staple diet of the photographer,

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Photography 101

For the record, I own a Sony A-350 Alpha Series, which in my own humble opinion, is a camera best suited to people who’ve never owned a DSLR. People prefer Canon and Nikon models, but whatever model you have –

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