News & Politics »

[30 Mar 2014 | One Comment | ]
Nuclear Power Plants: No Clear Answers

Other fears aside, the fact that the nuclear plants in Karachi will be using untested Chinese technology should be of major concern.

Books, People, Q & A »

[29 Mar 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Interview: Omar Shahid Hamid

“The police has to be the biggest badmaash of the area”

Business, People, Q & A »

[24 Mar 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Interview: Saba Gul

“Pakistan needs more people to think outside the box, ” says the CEO of Popinjay

Business, Technology »

[24 Mar 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Pakistan’s Solar Solution?

In a country where energy demand exceeds supply, and conventional resources are dwindling, it may be time to look toward alternatives.

Arts & Culture, Movies »

[21 Mar 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Classic Film Review: Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

Burl Ives, Paul Newman and Elizabeth Taylor give power-packed performances in what is a true Hollywood classic.

Arts & Culture, Books »

[19 Mar 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Book Review: Karachi, You’re Killing Me!

Humour is the biggest strength of debut novelist Saba Imtiaz’s smart, snappy chick lit novel on the absurdities of life in Karachi.

Society »

[19 Mar 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Revisiting the Women’s Movement

The women’s movement in Pakistan has lost its vim and vigour, and desperately needs to take on board young blood and grassroots workers.

Art, Arts & Culture »

[19 Mar 2014 | Comments Off | ]
The Art of Subversion

Visual artist Muzzumil Ruheel attempts to subvert our unquestioning reverence for anything Arabic with his provocative canvas.