News & Politics »

[1 Jul 2014 | 3 Comments | ]
Cover Story: PML-N’s Year to Nowhere

At the end of its first year in power, the Sharif government is confronted with a deepening political crisis and talk of mid-term polls dominates everywhere.

Books »

[1 Jul 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Book Review: Women Writing Violence

Shreerekha Subramanian’s book pushes you to deconstruct your concept of community and to imagine it in a completely new way.

People »

[1 Jul 2014 | Comments Off | ]
In Memoriam: Rashid Rehman

Will anyone be brave enough, like Rashid Rehman, to rise to the challenge of defending a blasphemy-accused?

Arts & Culture, Movies »

[30 Jun 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Hawaa Hawaai

The film makes one believe that a skating competition is more about a struggle for respect, honour and achievement for young slum-dwellers.

Fashion, Society »

[28 Jun 2014 | Comments Off | ]
BCW 2014: Class Act

Pantene Bridal Couture Week 2014 proves that bridal fashion doesn’t have to be predictably monotonous.

Sport Report, Sports »

[28 Jun 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Will the Real Chairman Please Stand Up?

The game of musical chairs being played out for the PCB chief’s post is symptomatic of a bigger political battle for turf.

Technology »

[28 Jun 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Pakistan enters the 3G club

While the arrival of 3G and 4G spectrums herald the beginning of new possibilities for Pakistani consumers, the affordability and quality of service remains to be seen.

News & Politics »

[27 Jun 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Pakistan’s  Privatisation Party

Pakistan has a long history of using privatisation, but the PML-N’s penchant for privatisation takes the supposed economic approach to new heights.