Our neighbours over in India have a plan to launch a space mission to Mars.
The Mangalyaan probe was to have been launched as early as 28 October, but rough weather in the Pacific forced officials to delay the launch by a week. The unmanned mission has a launch window lasting until 19 November.
Meanwhile in Pakistan we still concern ourselves with useless issues like what our Northern province should be called? Or to drop a letter from the southern province (LOLwut?), or who is allowed to say what in matters of religion like the blasphemy law.
When will we as a nation stop keeping stupid notions of righteousness from doing what is important?
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