Rampant land grabbing in Karachi is the biggest business in town – and a political tool for rewarding abettors and punishing those who refuse to toe the line.
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Home Pretty Home ChenOne Home collection targets all those looking for sophistication in both apparel and furnishings under one roof. More... (0)
Ladies, Know Your Rights Inner Wheel Club Karachi Metropolitan has launched a handbook that provides information on rights, laws and support on issues faced by Pakistani women. More... (0)
Classic meets contemporary Copper and Steel’s collection offers a refreshing range of contemporary pieces. More... (0)
Another Desi Edition Five million rupees and a cookbook contract is what awaits the very first winner of MasterChef Pakistan. More... (0)
Life After Death The evening centred on the first screening of the Hum TV-produced docudrama, Zindagi, about Pakistan’s very first deceased organ donor – Naveed Anwar. More... (0)
And We Have a Winner! The Pakistan Idol journey comes to an end, but what a ride it has been. More... (0)
Celebrating Excellence The 21st Century Business and Economics Club hosted its first get together for Karachi’s elite business community earlier in September. More... (0)
The recent performances of the Pakistan cricket team clearly indicate that some urgent restructuring is needed.
If art reflects the common experience of the people, why should it be seen only by a handful?
There are 5,000 new cases of thalassaemia in Pakistan every year – most in off-spring of consanguineous unions. But since there is still no comprehensive data to show that marriages between cousins should be contraindicated, these continue unabated.
Why are jihadi outfits being allowed to mock the parliamentary resolution by threatening to send fighters to Yemen in aid of Saudi forces?
As a farmer commits suicide in Rajasthan, Rahul Gandhi undertakes a countrywide padayatra to highlight the plight of the farmers.
A special child and his grandfather explore the wonderful world of classical music.
Soniah Kamal speaks to Newsline about the genesis of her first novel.
Soniah Kamal takes up issues of identity, integration and heritage in her debut novel, set against the backdrop of conflict-ridden Kashmir.