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After two decades, a census in Pakistan. The picture is grim

After a delay of almost two decades, the Pakistan government has finally completed its sixth population census, but only after the country’s Supreme Court ordered it to do so. Governments, including that of the recently-defenestrated Nawaz Sharif, whose political base is in Punjab province, had long dragged their heels, for a number of reasons. They […]