Whether Imran Khan’s tsunami proves a mere storm in a tea cup or a genuine game changer, he is to be credited for making the electoral contest a lot more colourful.
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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)
Food Diary: Breakfast Burrito Try this savoury breakfast burrito if you’re in the mood for a Mexican-style breakfast. More... (0)
Food Diary: Chocolate Fondant Try a triple chocolate fondant with some crème anglaise if you’re in the mood for something decadent. More... (0)
Dial An Ambulance The Aman Foundation’s quick emergency ambulances provide the nation with an invaluable medical service. More... (0)
Pretty Prêt: Daaman Opens at Dolmen Daaman, one of the fastest growing fashion brands in Pakistan, opens an outlet at the Dolmen Mall in Karachi. More... (0)
The Sky is the Limit for Usman Riaz Young musician Usman Riaz is making waves both in Pakistan and abroad. More... (0)
Guilty Pleasure: Magnum Launch Party Unilever Pakistan pulled out all the stops for the launch of the all-new Magnum ice cream range More... (0)
Badami Bagh is not the first (nor almost assuredly will it be the last), incident of violence against Christians and other minorities in Pakistan.
“The notorious land mafia is using clerics to implicate innocent people under the blasphemy laws”
Mohsin Hamid’s latest novel boasts many witticisms and literary sleights of hand, but it is his sensitive portrayal of people trying to survive in a cruel world that makes it a compelling read.
Mira Nair’s The Reluctant Fundamentalist is an intriguing, international thriller and not much is removed from the core themes of its source.
“We are playing our role in that larger struggle through our music”
Parween Rehman’s shocking murder has left the entire country in mourning for a woman who dedicated her life to helping the downtrodden.
Will the same self-seeking opportunists make it to parliament, or will 2013 throw up a few good men and women who seek to turn this country around?