Saman Shad is a writer of articles, plays, radio drama and short stories. She has had her work broadcast on the BBC, performed in theatres in the UK and published in anthologies. After spending 8 years in London she recently returned to her home town of Sydney, Australia.
21 December 2012 01:35 PM
Could Megan Fox give me her night nurse's number? We could do with a few more hours sleep in our family
18 September 2012 07:07 PM
Most Muslims living in the West are like my family. We aren't fanatics and we don't issue death threats over YouTube clips - which is why we don’t get the airtime.
Rochester by-election: Ukip gains second MP as Tory defector Mark Reckless holds seat
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Tamir Rice: 12-year-old boy playing with fake gun dies after being shot by Ohio police
Revealed: How the world gets rich – from privatising British public services
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