News & Politics, People, Profiles »

[25 Apr 2015 | Comments Off | ]
The ‘Wired’ Activist

Sabeen Mahmud was a techie on a mission. Her goal was intellectual poverty alleviation – to “shake us out of a dangerous state of lethargy.”

Education »

[23 Apr 2015 | Comments Off | ]
The Frontiers of Education

It will take generations and gumption to make the country’s remote northern regions education-friendly, but spunky NGOs, teachers, parents and children are taking up the challenge.

News & Politics »

[22 Apr 2015 | Comments Off | ]
Seats on Sale

Whether conducted by Bonapartist generals or civilians, all general elections since 1970 have been tainted by corrupt practices.

News & Politics »

[22 Apr 2015 | Comments Off | ]
End of the Devolution Dream?

The traditional war of turf between the federal and provincial governments stymies any progress on the 18th Amendment.

People, Profiles »

[22 Apr 2015 | Comments Off | ]
Obituary: Tahira Mazhar Ali

A woman of strong convictions, Tahira Mazhar Ali will be remembered for her valiant struggle against oppression.

Society »

[22 Apr 2015 | Comments Off | ]
The End of Innocence

For thousands of children in Pakistan – the victims of violence and sexual abuse – the age of innocence is a luxury they never enjoy.

Blog Row, Girl Guide »

[21 Apr 2015 | Comments Off | ]
Make-up Myth Busters

Some common make-up myths are busted!

Arts & Culture, Fashion »

[20 Apr 2015 | Comments Off | and ]
The Wild and the Wonderful

This year’s Fashion Pakistan Week show- cased everything from an inverted basket converted into headgear to intricately embroidered gowns with drama.