This Month on Newsline
[May 21, 2015 | No Comment | ]
Cover Story: This Land is My Land

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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Health »

[25 May 2015 | No Comment | ]
Blood and Tears?

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.

Speaker's Corner, Viewpoint »

[24 May 2015 | No Comment | ]
A Law Unto Themselves

Why are jihadi outfits being allowed to mock the parliamentary resolution by threatening to send fighters to Yemen in aid of Saudi forces?

International News »

Letter From India: A Suicide and a Padayatra

As a farmer commits suicide in Rajasthan, Rahul Gandhi undertakes a countrywide padayatra to highlight the plight of the farmers.

Books »

[23 May 2015 | No Comment | ]
Book Review: Song in his Soul

A special child and his grandfather explore the wonderful world of classical music.

Books, People »

[23 May 2015 | No Comment | ]
Interview: Soniah Kamal

Soniah Kamal speaks to Newsline about the genesis of her first novel.

Books »

[23 May 2015 | No Comment | ]
Book Review: An Isolated Incident

Soniah Kamal takes up issues of identity, integration and heritage in her debut novel, set against the backdrop of conflict-ridden Kashmir.

Heritage »

[23 May 2015 | No Comment | ]
The Way We Were

The festival at Hinglaj demonstrates the essence of age-old secular harmony – but the increasingly looming presence of a sectarian organisation in the area could change all that.