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[April 21, 2016 | No Comment | ]
The Numbers Game

Is the federal government using the non-availability of the army for security duty as an excuse to postpone the holding of the national population census?

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Blog Row »

[4 May 2016 | No Comment | ]
Of Guns and Militias

The state has never made a serious attempt to recover illegal weapons. Without this there can be no solution to the issues of crime and militancy.

Blog Row »

[3 May 2016 | No Comment | ]
Theatre Review: Suno!

A recent play staged at the Arts Council shone the spotlight on the little-discussed topic of mental health.

Globetrotting »

[27 Apr 2016 | No Comment | ]
Russian Rhapsody

A visit to Moscow lends real meaning to the term ‘From Russia with Love.’

Arts & Culture, Blog Row »

[27 Apr 2016 | No Comment | ]
Festival of Lights

The outpouring of people to the Creative Karachi Festival was testimony to Sabeen Mahmud’s enduring legacy.

Books »

[26 Apr 2016 | No Comment | ]
Book Review: A Drop Lost in Time

Rich, romantic and evocative, Zaigham Jaffery’s poetry is a gentle drop in a small, but impressive pool of Pakistani poets writing in English.

Blog Row, Education »

[26 Apr 2016 | No Comment | ]
Gently Does It

A vibrant story-telling project aims to reinvent the Urdu curriculum.

Education »

[25 Apr 2016 | No Comment | ]
Keeping Them Illiterate

Will the new education policy address the issues that plague the education sector in Pakistan?

Books »

[25 Apr 2016 | No Comment | ]
Subverting the Stereotypes

Sudanese novelist Leila Aboulela’s nuanced writings counter and dismantle the Orientalist stereotypes of Muslim women