Profiles »

[18 Aug 2014 | One Comment | ]
Malik Riaz: Robbing Hood?

He gives to the poor, but does he take from them too?

Society »

[15 Aug 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Wheel of Misfortune

Between the Sindh administration’s lack of will and the transport mafia’s stranglehold on the system, Karachiites remain in the throes of a really rough ride.

Q & A »

[15 Aug 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Interview: Dr Izzeldin Abuelaish

“I see myself in every parent – whether Palestinian or not.”

News & Politics, Opinion, Viewpoint »

[12 Aug 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Israel’s Hubris

Once again, the invasion of Gaza has killed hundreds of Palestinians. But has Israel overplayed its hand this time around?

Editorial, Opinion »

[12 Aug 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Editor’s Note: August 2014

Can a country that is beset with such grave problems and has virtually become a pariah on the global stage, afford more political turmoil?

Uncategorized »

[25 Jul 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Interview: Dr Pervez Hoodbhoy

“There are countless sharks in Pakistani academia who publish a meaningless paper every few days but still mint money”- Dr Pervez Hoodbhoy

Technology »

[25 Jul 2014 | Comments Off | ]
One Doctorate Too Many

Is Pakistan producing more PhDs than it can absorb? What is the future of the incoming stream of doctorates?

Art, Arts & Culture »

[24 Jul 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Art as Escapism

Despite its cheerful disposition, Usman Ahmed’s pop art is a less-than-glamorous look at class and lifestyle disparities in the nation’s capital.