Blog Row, Girl Guide »

[16 Feb 2015 | Comments Off | ]
Vows of a Make-up Artist

The make-up industry in Pakistan is booming. But what is the level of hygiene practised? Some simple tips to consider when having your make-up done.

Arts & Culture, Movies »

[16 Feb 2015 | Comments Off | ]
Movie Review: Unbroken

Angelina Jolie’s second directorial venture, Unbroken, is a film so exasperatingly misguided it makes your toes curl.

News & Politics »

[13 Feb 2015 | Comments Off | ]
Shifting Gears in a Minefield

In the New World Order, Pakistan scores both hits and misses with its neighbours

News & Politics »

[12 Feb 2015 | Comments Off | ]
Je suis Islamophobe?

Is Islamophobia a fringe obsession, or is it rapidly gaining adherents across Europe, post-Hebdo?

News & Politics »

[12 Feb 2015 | One Comment | ]
And Ne’er the Twain  Shall Meet?

As the symbolic ‘Jihadi John’ and ‘Jihadi Jane’ increasingly take centrestage in the western media courtesy extremist onslaughts like the one against Charlie Hebdo, the chasm between the West and Islam begins to acquire the ominous dimension of an actual clash of civilisations.

Editorial, News & Politics, Opinion »

[11 Feb 2015 | Comments Off | ]
Editor’s Note: February 2015

In the global village that the world has morphed into, events in one part of the world often resound with intensity in the other. Our co-branded edition of essays with The New York Times News Service & Syndicate focuses on the developments of the last year that are likely to shape the year 2015 and beyond.

Blog Row, Books »

[1 Feb 2015 | Comments Off | ]
Jaipur Journal

The eighth Jaipur Literature Festival played host to the intellectual elite of South Aisa.

Arts & Culture »

[29 Jan 2015 | Comments Off | ]
2014 Through The Lens

Striking images from around the world in 2014.